Another Independence Day is coming up and this means parades, fireworks, family picnics and barbecues, concerts and fairs and hanging out under starry skies. The world of social media observes the holiday with good wishes as well so we've put in a little effort and thought through all the ways the topic of Independence Day can be used in a content marketing strategy and how it can fit into the promotional activities of small business owners.
A while ago we designed a fun infographic called What mobile apps would the Game of Thrones characters use? for our client ShoutEm, a mobile development company from New York.
If you ever listen to and read SEO and online marketing experts, you must have already heard the words author tag and authorship, or at least have wondered what was going on with the photos of people that would crop up in your Google searches. Since its announcement in 2011, we can definitely say that the Google authorship markup has brought about a lot of positive changes: from showing profile pictures of authors being searched, which raises the credibility of the results, to the positive impact on search rankings.
As hard as it is to believe, there’s a lot to be learned about content marketing from the popular show we’re all crazy about. Just like every house of Westeros has its tale and its reasons to seek the Iron Throne, so your clients and readers want to hear your tales. Lots of them. And watching Game of Thrones, we have learned about the different ways to tell those tales and what to pay attention to while we’re doing it.