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Content Marketing

If you’re in the business of digital marketing, you’ll agree that content is the fuel that really drives a marketing campaign.

What is Content Marketing?

“Right content is the key to a successful marketing campaign!”

Content marketing is a process through which interactive, engaging and high-quality content is created and shared digitally to attract, inform, and engage a target audience. The goal of content marketing is to increase a brand’s awareness, establish its online presence, increase website sales, and maintain its ranking on the top of search engine result pages.

Content marketing is often used by digital marketers to boost a brand’s value in this buyer-driven digital marketplace. You have to understand that marketing is not possible without the right type of content. It doesn’t matter the type of marketing tactics you use, without unique and quality content, you won’t be able to get successful results.

Types of content

The most widely used type of content is blogs, infographics, and articles. Apart from these, digital marketers use the following content types that also resonates well with customers.

  • -How-to guides
  • -Whitepapers
  • -Videos
  • -Q&A
  • -Quizzes
  • -Editorials/ Op-eds
  • -Lists
  • -ebooks
  • -Webinars
  • -Surveys
  • -Podcasts
  • -Interviews

It is up to the content marketers to choose the appropriate type of content as they fit for a business, its goals, and target customers.

Content Marketing Stratagies

Content is an integral part of all forms of marketing

  • SMM (Social Media Marketing): Before you create a social media marketing strategy, you have to create a content strategy and finalize the type of content that you want to use for your social media marketing campaign.
  • SEO (Search Engine Marketing): The whole concept of SEO revolves around promoting quality and consistent content. All SEO efforts are driven by content. In fact, the success of SEO campaigns relies heavily on quality content and its right sharing.
  • PPC: Without good content, you cannot create good ads. A PPC marketing campaign’s success depends on the quality of the content.

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