Every industry has bad actors who screw over clients. This is particularly true in marketing. I have heard some horror stories, most involving marketing companies who ghost clients. Some people are super sneaky – what we call “an eel in snake’s clothing” (h/t to Disney’s Robin...

It’s hard to be objective about your company’s website. Even if you didn’t write the content, you are too wrapped up in the company to take a cold, hard look at it. So … here are five ways to tell if your web content sucks. Your...

You know an email newsletter is a great way to stay top-of-mind with clients. But when it comes time to put one together, you freeze. Writer’s block sets in and you draw a blank – never mind that you know your clients inside and out. The...

Last week, I read an article that changed my life – the part that is consumed by being CEO of a marketing agency. As it turns out, we’ve been measuring content marketing all wrong.   In this article, Robert Rose lays out his argument. You don’t need...

If you’re a Mailchimp user, you got an email last week about their new Mailchimp Marketing Platform. I dug into the details to see what it means for our clients and for us (we use Mailchimp, too). I’m pretty stoked about it. Here’s why. Why we’re excited...

It’s truly depressing to create great content that gets zero attention. Here are some questions to ask if no one is reading your blog – and what to do about it.   If no one is reading your blog … are you sharing them?   To paraphrase that famous...