Dynamic content—typically referred to as “blogging”—is essential to any productive content marketing strategy. Unfortunately, blogs quickly become dated and less authoritative to your readers the older they get. If you’re having a hard time coming up with completely new topics, it is possible to revisit blogs you’ve already published. Some content stays relevant over time [...]
This Halloween, I want to discuss a survival tactic for content marketing: avoiding the undead. An undead or “zombie” blog is created when a website has a blog, but it’s never (or hardly ever) updated. So while it’s not alive, kicking, and contributing to the online community, it’s visible presence means it isn’t dead either. And much like zombies in the movies, an undead blog will devour your brand’s online reputation.