When it comes to the world of online marketing, there is a lot of information out there on the web. Like, a lot. Sometimes it might even feel like a bit too much.
Don’t get us wrong, we believe it’s truly amazing how much useful information you can find in just a few clicks! But, with websites and apps covering every topic from how to boost online reviews, to the best times to post on Instagram, to improving your SEO and more, it can sometimes start to feel a bit overwhelming - especially if you’re just starting out.
We get it, and that’s why we’ve compiled a list of marketing blogs that make a great starting point. These blogs are run by companies that specialize in certain areas of online marketing, so you know you’re getting your information from the experts.
If you hadn’t guessed by the name, Contently is all about content. Their blog, The Content Strategist, covers a wide range of topics related to content marketing.
Contently’s blog showcases examples of companies who display great content marketing, tips for creating better content, and exciting things going on in the world of content marketing. No matter what your business is, you’re sure to be able to benefit from some of the information and ideas provided by Contently’s blog.
Social media is an amazing (and often affordable) marketing platform that too many businesses aren’t taking advantage of. If you’re wondering where to start, or how to get better with marketing your business over social media, Buffer Social is a great resource. It’s filled with helpful tips for all types of social media platforms and uses.
The average person doesn’t know a ton about SEO, or even what it is for that matter. However, for a business owner, it’s an important aspect of online marketing. Moz is a company that helps businesses with their Search Engine Optimization, and that’s exactly what their blog is all about.
The Moz Blog offers tons of information about all sorts of topics pertaining to SEO. Whether you’re new to the world of SEO or looking to improve your optimization game, you’re sure to find something helpful. Moz has organized their blog posts into several different categories, like “Blogging”, “Basic SEO” and “Search Engines”, so it’s easy to find an article relevant to your business.
Hubspot specializes in inbound internet marketing. This is a more general subject which encompasses many of the the other topics we’ve mentioned here, making it a great one-spot-stop for useful information of all kinds.
Inbound marketing is all about bringing the customer to you. The concept is to attract the customer to your brand/website/store with interesting and useful marketing approaches rather than forcing ads or information on someone.
Hubspot’s marketing blog articles are sourced from their own team of bloggers as well as guest writers (which are reviewed before being posted), offering a large and interesting variety of topics and ideas. This is a great place to go for some random inspiration!
Okay, we might be a tad biased, but we think we’re worth checking out! The Csek Blog covers all kinds of interesting topics, from company culture to marketing trends, and is written by our very own content team! Our blog is also a great way to learn a little bit more about who we are as a company. It’s a great mix of useful information, especially for those who are a bit newer to marketing and looking for some good starting points and ideas.