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Tuesday, February 09, 2021

📋 Table of Contents

1/ Content Marketing: The New Name for a Well-Established Discipline

2/ Is the Marketing Database Dead?

3/ 3 Keynotes Just Announced for B2B Forum Online This Spring

4/ 2021 B2C Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends

5/ How to Stop Procrastinating and Become a Joyful Writer

Content Marketing: The New Name for a Well-Established Discipline
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Content Marketing: The New Name for a Well-Established Discipline
The creation of targeted information—about companies, products, services, and more—has been around for generations. Collateral, sales aids, product literature, brand books... all were earlier monikers for what's now lumped into "content." It's a long-established discipline. And here's how it actually works. »
PIM and DAM Are the Power Couple for Your Content Strategy
Forrester research reports that an integrated DAM+PIM approach can improve your content, your marketing, and your omnichannel commerce by breaking down silos across teams and workflows. The result? Successful digital customer experiences. Learn how DAM+PIM can help you. »
Is the Marketing Database Dead?
MarketingProfs article
Is the Marketing Database Dead?
What was once a marketing database has evolved, as marketers have adopted customer data platforms (CDPs) and new ecosystems of activation platforms. But CDPs tend to suffer from a functional gap, limited as they are to first-party data. Here's how that gap can be bridged. »
2021 B2C Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends
2021 B2C Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends
Most business-to-consumer (B2C) content marketers say their organization made quick and effective changes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and they expect those changes to stay in effect for the foreseeable future. Check out findings from this study. »
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5 Webinar Rules to Break in 2021
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How to Stop Procrastinating and Become a Joyful Writer
How to Stop Procrastinating and Become a Joyful Writer
Why do writers procrastinate? Often, they chalk it up to a lack of discipline that can be overcome with willpower. In truth, many writers procrastinate not because they're lazy but because the task feels too daunting or boring. Check out the infographic. »
3 Keynotes Just Announced for B2B Forum Online This Spring
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Ready to be inspired? Don't miss Jacco van der Kooij, Wil Reynolds, and Mark Schaefer at #mpb2b this April (additional keynotes TBA soon).
Read all about them.
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Afoot in the Neighborhood
MarketingProfs community goings-on
TODAY, in an exhilarating B2B Backstage webinar, best-selling author and marketing expert Andrew Davis will show MarketingProfs PRO members how to use the loyalty loop to drive a steady stream of highly valuable, high-margin, new business from your current clients. Hosted by Ann Handley. 75 minutes.
Interested in a rollicking live conversation about marketing writing and what's cooking at MarketingProfs? Join MarketingProfs Chief Content Officer Ann Handley and Director of Community Matt Snodgrass for The PRO Show on Wednesday, Feb. 10, in the MarketingProfs PRO Facebook Group. If you have questions or ideas and you want to bounce them off Matt and Ann, swing by!
We've just developed a Master Class to help you understand your customers better than you ever have: Customer Journey Maps for Marketers. It launches on March 9 with Certified Customer Experience Professional (CCXP) Jeannie Walters at the helm. PRO members can complete the full Master Class by joining our watch parties with live Q&A—or take the individual 10 bite-sized lessons on-demand. Or a combination of the two.
Just 8 weeks away: MarketingProfs B2B Forum Online 2021. Attendees will get access to two full days of inspirational keynotes and tactical sessions on the topics that mean the most to B2B marketers today. Check it out and sign up.
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