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Nicolette Beard

Print Magazines for Content Marketing: Pros, Cons, Brand Examples and Best Practices

Nicolette Beard on Feb 4th, 2014     Content Marketing, Online Marketing

Print Magazines for Content MarketingOver 100 years ago, a tractor company set out to get the attention of farmers. They didn’t buy advertising or hire salesmen to go door-to-door. Instead, the John Deere Company created a custom print magazine, called The Furrow, designed to educate farmers on developing technology and trends in agriculture. With over 1.5 million copies currently in print and distribution in over 40 countries, this iconic company based in the heartland of America could be considered the first content marketer.

While John Deere Company was an early, early adopter, for many years, print was the sole purview of magazine publishers.

Lee Odden

Your Brand: The Next Media Company

Lee Odden on Sep 2nd, 2013     Content Marketing, Guest Posts, Online Marketing

Your Company the Next Media CompanyIt’s one thing to use social channels to promote an idea and quite another to put those ideas into action in a successful way. Now more than ever, we need trusted sources of insight and leadership to guide the future of digital business.

Michael Brito is a great example of someone who has played a pivotal part in this evolution of knowledge. Having worked with Sony, 8×8, HP, Yahoo!, Intel and now Senior Vice President, Social Business Strategy at Edelman as well as Adjunct Professor of Strategic Social Media at UC Berkley and Author of Smart Business, Social Business, Michael Brito has a tremendous business pedigree for connecting the dots and seeing the horizon for what’s next in the digital age.

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