Content Marketing for Writers

You already love to write. Now use that skill to attract new readers and clients with content marketing. You don’t need a big budget or marketing expertise. When you start with these content marketing resources, you’ll lessen the discomfort of self-promotion and make building your writers' platform fun.

The Content Marketing Presentation

 

Content Marketing Worksheets

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Additional Content Marketing Resources

Adobe Spark: An online content creation tool that lets users create graphics, videos and web stories using pre-designed templates.

Alexa: A digital marketing tool that provides free audience information for large sites.

Canva: An online graphic design tool that makes it easy to create beautiful social media graphics, ebooks, blog headers and more.

Content Marketing Institute: The number-one authority on content marketing. While geared primarily to organizations, it contains a number of tutorials and other helpful resources.

Copyblogger: A blog, geared toward writers, that contains thousands of articles about content marketing.

Google Keyword Planner: A free tool that helps you find keyword ideas and estimate how they might perform based on Google's search data.

Google Search Console: A free web service Google provides that shows basic website performance statistics and helps website owners optimize their site for search engines. (Previously called Google Webmaster Tools.)

HubSpot Academy: This site has a wealth of free training videos and downloadable resources. Create a free account, then scroll down to "Introduction to Content Creation."

YouTube Creator Hub: A suite of free training videos, copyright-free music, marketing advice and other resources to help you create and market YouTube videos.

Don't Be Afraid to Fail

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