If you’re part of an SEO content marketing team you’ll understand the challenges of writing strong content and finding success in the saturated environment of the World Wide Web. Not only must your blog catch the eye and resonate with your audience, but they must also get acknowledged by Google as something worthy of favourable ranking.
Even the best content writers in the world will fail in this task, more often than not, in their first attempts. The result is that a lot of writing gets lost to the virtual nether but this doesn’t have to be the case. I thought I’d talk about a few keys to refurbishing old content so that it has the chance to get the ranking and readership it deserves.
1. Reread, reflect and be honest
The first thing you need to do is conduct a post-mortem on the blog in question to try to understand why…
You’ve landed on this blog either a) because you’re interested in link building, b) because it said you can get something for free in the headline or c) because you are hoping for a quick, free an easy way to build links back to your site.
Well, the truth of it is, nothing ever comes for free. Hence the asterisk.
The techniques described in this blog won’t cost you anything in terms of tools. Everything mentioned in here can be done through the free versions of the various tools mentioned.
So what’s the cost I hear you say?
Well, like everything that revolves around link building – blood, sweat and tears. And in many cases, time. Your own time never comes for free. There is a cost associated with everything you do during your working day so whilst there may be no direct cost to your business, effective link building is going to…
The idea of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is nothing new having been around for well over 60 years. Although hardware deficiencies curtailed its development for much of that time, we are now at a point where advances in technology allow us to ask some interesting questions.
We know for a fact that AI can perform and accomplish mechanical tasks with ease like assimilating and analysing large datasets. This is already being applied across many aspects of digital marketing from chatbots to EDMs, SEO and web design.
But how does AI fare when it comes to processes considered more abstract like forms of creative/artistic expression? Is it possible for AI to create in an original way like human beings? Can that ability be utilised in some way to create or enhance content?
If you’re involved in Content Marketing for an agency/organisation or as an influencer, the answers to these questions will be of great…