Ashley Zeckman

  • [Infographic] The In-Flight Guide to Content Marketing

    Marketers who plan appropriately significantly increase their likelihood of success. Seems like a novel concept right? You’d think so, but unfortunately the day-to-day grind can cause many marketers to lose sight of what’s important and essential for content marketing success. In today’s competitive landscape, everything from your strategy to the actual content experience and ...

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  • The TopRank Marketing Team Explores the Meaning of Great Work

    When you hear the names Tesla, Einstein, Da Vinci or Earhart, what comes to mind? For me, these are people who pushed boundaries, didn’t settle and changed the world. In the end, what they really have in common is that they all produced “great work”. Today more than ever, marketers are challenged to constantly push themselves to be more innovative and agile to create great work quickly.

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  • You Know Influencers: 5 Tips to Unlock Powerful Employee Advocacy

    [Editor’s Note: I am pleased to introduce you to Will Peterson, another new contributor on TopRankBlog.com. Will is an Account Manager that services many of our B2B Enterprise clients. Welcome Will!] Don’t look now, but you’re surrounded by influencers. You may not realize it, and they may not realize it themselves, but you and everyone you work with carry an immense amount o ...

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  • In-Flight Content Guide: Making the Most of Your Content Journey

    What does content marketing success look like to you? Is a healthier pipeline? Increased client retention? Or something completely different? While every marketing team might have a slightly different goal for content, the message is the same: You have to create a predictable way to gauge the impact of your content. The content marketing journey can be perilous at times.

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  • Report: Social Media Examiner 2017 State of Social Media Marketing

    The past 12 months have been big for social media marketers. Each social platform has seen significant changes or upgrades creating opportunity, and adding complexity for many marketers. Facebook introduced live video, Twitter made it easier to fit your message in 140 characters, Snapchat added collaboration features and Pinterest added promoted video.

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  • CMWorld In-Flight Content Guide: Creating a Memorable Content Experience

    Today’s modern customer is OBSESSED with experience. Everything from the ability to quickly order an Uber through a mobile app to spending hard-earned money on trips and adventures, not your typical investments. The customer expectations for content marketing experiences are no different. In fact, a recent study by Kampyle found that 87% of customers think brands need to put ...

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  • Squashing the Influencer Marketing Buzz(words): What You Really Need to Know

    On Google, there are more than 14 million results for the phrase “influencer marketing”. And within those result, most of what you’ll find are “What is Influencer Marketing?” posts (P.S. you can find one from us here). But the problem is that most of these posts have a different variation of what influencer marketing is, who needs it and what you should do.

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  • New Report: Top Content Marketing Growing Pains for B2B Enterprise Marketers

    Every organization experiences growing pains when it comes to growing their content marketing program. Customer needs quickly evolve which means that brands need to be agile enough to meet consumer demand. The group that maybe has it toughest of all is B2B enterprise marketers. The added complexities of supplying content for multiple business units and product sets, geographi ...

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