How to Pitch: Amtrak’s The National

Circulation: 5.2 million Frequency: 6x/year Special Issues: Sports Theme (April/May); Kids Theme (Aug./Sept.) Background: Amtrak riders will have to look no farther than the seat pocket in front of them to find the latest issue of The National. The travel and culture publication launched in 2016 and “its ethos is to inspire you to see America……

Five Ways to Quadruple Your Blog’s Income

The post Five Ways to Quadruple Your Blog’s Income appeared first on ProBlogger. Let’s say you’ve already monetized your blog – at least to some degree. But while you’re bringing in some revenue each month, it’s not as much as you’d like. Perhaps you want to be quit your day job, or take your business…

How To Pitch: Wired

Circulation: 870,000 Frequency: Monthly Background: Wired magazine launched in 1993, while HotWired, its online counterpart, came into the world in 1994. The website was eventually renamed, and in the 20+ years since, Wired has been delivering high-caliber technology-focused content to its audience. “Wired is a publication about change and transformation and the future,” says Andrea Valdez,……

The Dos and Don’ts of Getting Started with Pinterest Advertising

In September 2018, Pinterest reported that 250 million people used the social platform every month, which is 25% more than the number of people who used Pinterest in September 2017. This year-over-year growth is astounding since Pinterest is a lot younger than other social platforms (launched in 2010).… The post The Dos and Don’ts of…

Using STAT for Content Strategy – Whiteboard Friday

Posted by DiTomaso Search results are sophisticated enough to show searchers not only the content they want, but in the format they want it. Being able to identify searcher intent and interest based off of ranking results can be a powerful driver of content strategy. In this week’s Whiteboard Friday, we warmly welcome Dana DiTomaso…

Celebrating agency excellence: our 2018 Partner of the Year

The Sprout agency team and I work with 1,000 agency partners and thousands of agency customers. These social media and digital marketing agencies offer best-in-class services and consulting to their clients, big and small. One in five provide full-service marketing to clients, and nearly 25% have a full-blown paid social media services offering to supplement…

6 Digital Transformation Trends for 2019

Digital transformation is not a buzzword. I repeat. Digital transformation is not a buzzword. Digital transformation is much more than “corporate speak”, and we should not discount its legitimacy. Yes, “digital transformation” has been overused and diluted by executives and consultants to represent all aspects of digitalization in every facet of a business. But, when…

17 top plugins and extensions for SEO

There are so many great plugins available, and it’s difficult to choose which are the best for you. To help you decide which tools will make your work easier and more productive, I’ve asked SEO experts to share what they use. Per the experts, I compiled this list of 17 of the best plugins and…

How to use Instagram collections like a makeshift Pinterest

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice on how to get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Show of hands: how often do you use that button on Instagram that looks like a bookmark? If you don’t already use it, you should. With collections, you basically save…