SEO is losing favour in the Digital Marketing world and the focus seems to be shifting more and more towards Content Marketing. But is this the right move for your business?
Starting your own blog can have many benefits for you as an individual, or for your company. Blogging is a fantastic way to reach out and find people who are interested in what you are selling. The other great bonus is that the entry point to start blogging is well supported and low in cost. Although it can seem intimidating in the beginning, once you are up and running you will quickly discover the marketing benefits that blogging can bring.
There's no quick fix when it comes to building your brand, building your followerbase and building relationships with those followers. These things take time and effort over weeks, months and years. That's probably not what you want to hear but the fact remains that although social media is mostly free to do, the real investment comes with your time (and patience!).
It’s still surprises us, here at Skittish, how many businesses are prepared to invest in a website without sitting down and setting some goals for what they want that website to do. More often than not, it’s not that they want a website but more that they know they need one to order to compete with their competition. What businesses need to consider is how their website fits in to their overall marketing strategy.