Digital Marketing Dictionary

Content Marketing

By August 22, 2019 No Comments

Content marketing involves the creation and distribution of information materials across various platforms (e.g. Social Media, Blogs, Infographics, eBooks, White Papers, and Videos).

Content marketing is a subset of inbound marketing with the ultimate goal of acquiring more leads, prospects, and new customers. The core elements that sets content marketing apart from other forms of marketing is that these materials are often used to educate and provide value to consumers.

Why is Content Marketing Important?

Content marketing is a fundamental strategy that focuses on establishing trust with consumers and authority in a market. It can also be used to generate leads, cultivate brand loyalty, and also boost sales.

The primary goals of content marketing should be educating and providing value to consumers. This content introduces prospective customers to the who, what, and why you do what you do. It establishes a baseline as to what they (the customer) should expect and the value they will receive in return.

Producing content may not offer a direct, measurable metric for establishing your ROI, however, it does give your business credibility and establishes your business as customer-centric.

Create content that is both helpful to your consumers while setting you apart from the competition. Over time, your content will help derive your brand identity and position you as the leading authority in your market.

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Author Kevin Urrutia

Kevin is the founder of Voy Media. Kevin is an avid outdoorsman and nature lover; when not in the concrete jungle of New York, he can be found trying to explore a real one.Follow Kevin on TwitterVoy Media has been named the #1 Facebook Marketing Agency and one of the fastest growing marketing agencies in NYC. Voy Media crafts custom digital marketing strategies for clients, including services in Facebook Ads, Google Ads, Amazon Ads, email marketing and more.

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