Marketing is a bit like fashion – there’s always a new trend on the horizon. Unlike fashion, however, marketing trends tend to be long-lasting and far-reaching. Because of this, it’s important for dedicated marketers to stay abreast of trends in their industry. To help you do just that, we’ve compiled a list of the hottest marketing trends for 2016. Here’s what you can expect to see in the coming year.
If you dabble at all in SEO today, you’re also dabbling in content marketing. Regardless of whether or not you’ve ever heard the term before, content marketing is the basis of modern SEO and, ever since the near-complete death of outbound marketing in recent years, content marketing has all but taken over the online marketing scene. Here’s what you need to know about the connection between content marketing and SEO.
In order to be competitive in today’s market, companies and individuals need to develop and hone an outstanding digital marketing strategy. Sometimes, however, this is easier said than done. Too many marketers miss important markers like engagement and lead generation and fall, instead, into an unproductive gray area in which money is being spent on digital marketing but the digital marketing strategy isn’t producing the desired results. Fortunately, there’s a way out. By bringing these five tactics into your company, you can foster a better digital marketing strategy in the coming year. Here’s what you need to know:
As 2016 dawns on us, it’s natural to wonder what the new year will bring in terms of online marketing and SEO. Here are our top seven marketing and SEO predictions for 2016 and some tips on how to prepare for each of them: