What’s the best way to stay updated with the world of content marketing? Follow influencers and thought leaders. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just getting started, there 8 blogs are chock-full of advice, trends, and so much more:
1. Portent’s blog
Instead of creating content for the sake of content, Portent offers you a strategic view on content marketing.
2. The Moz Blog
The Moz Blog is where the industry’s experts offer their best advice, research, how-tos, and insights on online marketing and SEO.
3. AQ’s Blog & Grill
Not only is Alan Quarry an influencer, but he also interviews other content marketing influencers regularly, including Ann Handley, Jay Baer, and Guy Kawasaki! Check out their YouTube channel.
4. Velocity Partners
Are you in high-tech, B2B content marketing? Then you must read the Velocity Partners’ blog.
5. Spin Sucks
Spin Sucks is a PR and Marketing professional development blog. They offer daily advice on writing content.
6. Mark Evans
We all know how important storytelling is for content marketing. Mark Evans wrote the book on it and shares his best tips on his blog.
7. Blog Tyrant
Blog Tyrant’s blog is all about… blogging! (Surprise!) It’s where you can learn the basics on how to successfully start, maintain, and measure your blog.
8. Heidi Cohen
If you love tactics, you’ll love Heidi Cohen’s blog. She provides actionable insights you can implement into your content marketing campaigns.
What are your favourite content marketing blogs? Did we leave yours off the list? Let me know in the comments!
John is the Founder & CEO of Wriber. He’s passionate about entrepreneurship, high-tech startups, thought leadership, content marketing, and artificial intelligence. John frequently volunteers his time at the University of Waterloo to help young entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground. He’s also a faithful Toronto Maple Leafs fan, frequent Redditor, and lifelong learner.