Content

Reader’s Choice – Most Popular ComBlu Content of 2016

This list is based on the most viewed and shared blog posts and slideshows in 2016. What is notable is that many were not developed this year. Below is a myriad list of topics that seem to be on the [...]

 

The CMO’s Guide to Personalization

When interviewing CMOs for a recent Forbes study, The Publish or Perish Report, one thing became clear: moving enterprise content strategy to one of individualized or personalized experiences was the [...]

 

Pre-Personalization Is a Thing: Part Two

90% of the CMOs surveyed for the Forbes, Publish or Perish Report, believe that content is essential to drive growth, and 92% believe that personalized experiences will drive value, shorten sales [...]

 

How Content Marketing Is Changing How Associations Master their 3 ‘R’s

Over 100,000 associations in the U.S. today cover virtually every profession and industry but they face remarkably similar issues. We call them the 3 R’s. Regardless of their specific [...]

 

Customer Interrupted

When did the user experience get so bad? Digital disruption should not result in customer interruption. Why is there such a disconnect between content strategy and UX these days? If 70% of a [...]

 

Why WOMMA: Kathy Baughman

This post was originally written by Jennifer Connelly on the WOMMA blog. Kathy is the president and founder at ComBlu. ComBlu specializes in content strategy, influencer marketing and thought [...]

 

Pre-Personalization Is a Thing

Contextual content marketing is a top agenda item of sophisticated marketers. Delivering content that targets the immediate need of the person looking for information is technically possible. The [...]

 

Topic Modeling Tips to Keep Your Content Relevant

“Let’s create uninspired, irrelevant or self-serving content”– said no marketer ever. And yet, that’s exactly what we deliver at times. Why? Could be too little time to fill too many [...]

 

What are New Tasks of Salespeople in the Digital World?

This post was originally written by Tom De Baere on his blog, B2B Marketing Experiences.  The digital evolution has changed how organizations conduct business. There’s a lot of change [...]

 

You’re Being Assigned to the New Content Marketing Team. Now What?

The good news is you’re going to be at the forefront of marketing. The bad news is it is getting harder to perform to expectations. So says the author of Why Content Marketing Success Will Be [...]