Digital Marketing News: Google Phases Out Search Console & Adds Bidding Options, Marketing Business to Gen Z, Instagram Post Study & More

The rise of Spotify as an advertising channelSpotify has over 217 million users, and the music and podcasts they increasingly listen to have brought greater attention from marketers. ClickZ takes a look at how marketers are embracing Spotify for advertising. ClickZ [embedded content] Ad Revenue Holds Steady Despite Recession WorriesDigital […]

B2B Marketing Spotlight: Ann Handley on Being a “Badaxe” Marketer #mpb2b

Twelve years ago I had the good fortune to connect with Ann Handley, Chief Content Officer at MarketingProfs and she’s been a positive influence to me on what’s possible in content and B2B marketing ever since. I’m not alone. During that time, we’ve both grown as marketers. Well, maybe I’ve […]

The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur Reading: September 11

Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch on The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur – September 11 Each week this month, I’ll be doing a reading from my upcoming book, The Self-Reliant Entrepreneur, due out in October 2019. The book is structured as 366 daily meditations for entrepreneurs, with readings from famous Transcendentalist authors and […]

E-A-T and the Quality Raters’ Guidelines – Whiteboard Friday

EAT — also known as Expertise, Authoritativeness, and Trustworthiness — is a big deal when it comes to Google’s algorithms. But what exactly does this acronym entail, and why does it matter to your everyday work? In this bite-sized version of her full MozCon 2019 presentation, Marie Haynes describes exactly […]

An Agency Workflow for Google My Business Dead Ends

There are times when your digital marketing agency will find itself serving a local business with a need for which Google has made no apparent provisions. Unavailable categories for unusual businesses come instantly to mind, but scenarios can be more complex than this. Client workflows can bog down as you […]