Survey indicates slow decline in personal blogs as bloggers become more client-focused

A survey by Orbit Media Studios has found that blogging is moving away from being a hobby and becoming more of a profession as more bloggers write for clients rather than themselves.survey of more than 1,000 bloggers seems to indicate a slow decline in personal blogs. Instead, bloggers are now more client-focused and some are now spending longer – up to six hours – writing one post which is generally longer (c. 1,500 words) and more comprehensive.

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Source: BizReport

5 Content Strategies for Boring Brands

“If people aren’t talking about you, they’re not talking about you for a reason. And the reason isn’t that they dislike you. They’re not talking about you because you’re boring.” ~ Seth Godin

The formidable challenge for marketers of boring brands is that you have to present content that is remarkable and interesting even when your product—on the face of it—is not….read more

By PATRICIA REDSICKER

The Best Content Marketing Predictions for 2011

Our 2011 content marketing and social media predictions roundup was pretty amazing this year.  Well over 150 predictions from more than 100 of the leading marketing thought leaders in the business.  Download the Entire Predictions eBook here.

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Source: Junta42 |Joe Pulizzi