The Content Experience Show

Matt Tobey, Head Social Media Writer at Comedy Central brings the funny to the Content Pros Podcast as he discusses how he curates some of the wittiest, bite-sized content around for both Twitter and Vine.

In This Episode:

  • Should Twitter expand beyond 140 characters?
  • Balancing an edgy brand voice with serving a wide audience
  • What kind of content works best on Vine
  • Creating a stand-alone Twitter feed that also serves your brand
  • Finding the key to entertaining sponsored content
  • How to measure social media success with less tangible goals
  • Creating a cohesive brand voice that represents a diverse company with diverse content

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Direct download: How_to_Make_People_Laugh_in_140_Characters_or_Less.mp3
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Our fearless hosts, Chris Moody of Oracle Marketing Cloud and Randy Frisch of Uberflip, take over the mics this week on the Content Pros Podcast to talk about how to improve upon one of the top predicted trends of 2016: sales enablement.

In This Episode:

  • Why “micro-marketing” is a new requirement for the job
  • How marketers can help your sales reps
  • How to create and use an asset catalog to your advantage
  • How to increase communication and transparency between your sales and marketing teams
  • Creating and using best tools to help your sales reps
  • How to effectively use multi-purpose content hubs

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Direct download: How_to_Create_Synergy_Between_Sales_and_Marketing_Teams.mp3
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Jeffrey K. Rohrs from Yext and Raj Nijjer from GeoMarketing.com join the Content Pros Podcast this week to share a stunning breakthrough in the industry of location data, how Google is giving more control to business, and why this matters to you. 

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In This Episode:

  • Why location data should matter to you
  • How Yext's recent Google integration has changed the game for your company
  • How to align two separate teams to achieve the same vision
  • How Google has let you down and you may not even know it
  • The importance of a passionate CMO
  • How to balance serving your audience and serving your parent company

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Direct download: How_Location_Data_Can_Make_or_Break_Your_Business.mp3
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Clinton Bonner joins the Content Pros Podcast from Topcoder, where he serves as Director of Marketing and Crowdsourcing Strategy, to discuss the power of community, transparency, and finding your innovation rockstar.

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In This Episode:

  • How to serve two audiences at once
  • Identifying and nurturing your "innovation rockstars"
  • How to use your content as "growth indicators"
  • Why FAQs can be your most effective piece of content
  • Streamlining the content creation process
  • The value of transparency and the tactics to achieve it
  • Why listening skills are crucial to effective communication with your audience
  • How to effectively build and nurture a community

Resources

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Direct download: How_Transparency_Creates_Engaged_Communities.mp3
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Judson Laipply, motivational speaker and author of "Might As Well Dance," joins the Content Pros to reflect on the evolution and sharing power of YouTube as well as how to best leverage your time in the spotlight. 

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In This Episode:

  • What makes YouTube so powerful
  • What makes a "successful" 15 minutes of fame
  • Identifying the keys to being an influential presence on YouTube today
  • Finding the balance between preparation and spontaneity in content
  • The differences between live and digital performance
  • The behind-the-scenes prep for success that the world never sees

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Hassan Ali, copywriter for The Onion, joins the Content Pros Podcast to discuss finding the right voice for your brand, speaking to the “fence-sitters” in your audience, and the powerful effect of humor. 

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In This Episode:

  • Identifying when to take a risk with your branding voice
  • Exploring your brand's boundaries
  • Staying on voice with your brand
  • How incorporating humor can boost your brand
  • Identifying the right partners for your voice
  • How to speak to your audience of "fence-sitters"
  • A superior measurement of content success

Resources:

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David Spark, VP of Marketing and Founder of branded journalism and media consulting firm Spark Media Solutions, joins the Content Pros Podcast to discuss the power of using personal stories and everything you need to know about successful trade shows.

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In This Episode:

  • The power of sharing personal experience
  • The best employees to send to trade shows
  • How to make trade shows worth the investment
  • How your behavior reads to others at trade shows
  • Trade show tricks to get your audience interested and create content for your brand
  • The value of influencer relationships

 

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Direct download: How_to_Maximize_Your_Trade_Show_ROI.mp3
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In this week's Content Pros episode, our hosts Chris Moody of Oracle Marketing Cloud and Randy Frisch of Uberflip touch on reflections from their myriad interviews with experts: crafting a nuanced experience, managing assets, and constantly innovating.

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In This Episode:

  • How to provide the right experience for each channel
  • The most important factors when determining whether to promote gated or non-gated content
  • Identifying when you're innovating vs. following the "format"
  • Why creating more nuanced content matters
  • How globalization affects your content strategy
  • Best practice marketing tools
  • Why you should have a "librarian" on staff

Resources: 

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Direct download: Why_Content_Experience_Matters.mp3
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Mike McGrail joins the Content Pros podcast from Administrate, where he serves as their new Marketing Director, to discuss onboarding, teaching, and training a team in ways that cause them to be more efficient, current, and satisfied. 

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In This Episode

  • How to encourage a corporate learning environment
  • How to invest in on-trend learning sources
  • The significance of keeping your team current
  • Developing a T-shaped marketer
  • How to instill confidence in your team members and grow their potential
  • How to resist content shock

 

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Direct download: Why_Growing_a_Teaching_Company_Improves_Your_Bottom_Line.mp3
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Jeffrey L. Cohen joins the podcast from Oracle Marketing Cloud, where he serves as Director of Content Strategy, to share his insights into the gated content debate, blogging, and predictions from the top marketers about the kinds of changes 2016 will bring.

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In This Episode:

  • Exploration of the controversial “Content Gate”
  • How to format blog posts most effectively
  • How to use channel and asset as indicators of gating preference
  • Why the funnel isn’t really dead
  • Why lead generation shouldn’t actually be our total focus
  • Why data is so crucial and too oft forgotten
  • Where to find the best data backed predictions for 2016

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Direct download: How_to_Determine_When_and_Where_to_Gate_Your_Content.mp3
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