The Copyblogger Podcast: Content Marketing, Copywriting, and Social Media Marketing show

The Copyblogger Podcast: Content Marketing, Copywriting, and Social Media Marketing

Summary: Copyblogger FM is a weekly podcast hosted by Tim Stoddart and Darrell Vesterfelt. Each week, we host a cast of rotating experts that analyze content marketing, copywriting, email marketing, conversion optimization, mindset, and much more.

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 Talking Community and Digital Business with Tara Gentile | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1941

A business community for the new economy I had a lot of fun talking with Tara Gentile about her new community for digital business owners. In our 28-minute conversation, we talked about: How Tara engineered a community that got past the bias for whining The difference between selling education and delivering educational experiences Why we... Listen to episode

 Plagiarism, Self-Deception, Bad Sandwiches, and Other Interesting Disasters | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1186

Perception is not reality. Reality is still reality. The great thing about the Internet is, when people do really dumb stuff, we all get to find out about it … and maybe even learn something. Today, I share some lessons from a pair of extremely public missteps. These include: What a great attitude and hard... Listen to episode

 Professional Writers: Find Out How to Get Certified by Copyblogger | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 859

Our certification program for content marketers will be opening up again soon. If you’re a professional writer, particularly a freelancer, you’d probably like to know how to get more high-quality clients. Our Certified Content Marketer program exists to connect your high level of skill to the kinds of clients who value it. And that program... Listen to episode

 The Painful Core Lesson Taught by 3 Astonishing Big-Brand Fails | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1162

Has the entire business world lost its mind? Some thoughts on interesting disasters … and on how to do your homework for better results. Today’s a bit of a two-parter. First, I talk about some of the recent impressive PR fails committed by giant brands — and what I believe might be at the heart... Listen to episode

 5 Mindset Habits that Actually Work | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1297

There’s so much mindset advice out there to make you more successful … but is it doing you more harm than good? A lot of advice about business and success focuses on mindset — those mental habits we can adopt to make ourselves more productive and effective. In my experience (and my reading of the... Listen to episode

 On Grammar, Usage, and Not Being a Great Big Jerk | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1675

In memory of Washington Post copyeditor, Bill Walsh, and the finer points of grammar and usage peeves. When you write about writing, there are few topics more lively than our favorite grammar and usage mistakes. But how many of them are mistakes, and how many are just differences? And is it actually possible to learn... Listen to episode

 Creative Strategies for Content Writers | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1268

This week, I talk with copywriter and content creator Kaleigh Moore about her tips for staying productive and creative. Content marketing isn’t an easy game — and when you create content for clients, you need to develop strong skills and habits to keep the creativity flowing. In this 21-minute episode, I talk with writer Kaleigh... Listen to episode

 A New Ultra-Easy Resource for Creating Excellent WordPress Sites | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1154

A conversation with Brian Gardner about the evolution of WordPress and new things happening at StudioPress Self-hosted WordPress is a wonderful thing … except for all the hard parts. Like figuring out hosting, security, design, installation … In this 19-minute episode, I talk with our Chief Product Officer (we sometimes call him our Chief WordPress... Listen to episode

 Thriving Freelancers and Clients from Hell | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1687

What’s a freelancer’s biggest nightmare? Clients from hell! Guest Bryce Bladon shares his experience on how to cope — and how to avoid problems from the outset. If you haven’t checked out Clients from Hell yet, you’re in for a treat. This entertaining blog pulls together anonymous stories about those clients who give us aches... Listen to episode

 Politics, Content Marketing, and the 2017 Super Bowl Ads | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1371

Is it wise to get political with our content marketing? We’ve all seen this year’s Super Bowl ads hashed, rehashed, and re-rehashed. The big theme of the year was: Crossing the line into politics. But what happens when the line crosses you? In other words, how should a company respond when a previously non-controversial position... Listen to episode

 Copyblogger Book Club: Winning the Story Wars | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1358

We love books at Copyblogger! Today, we’re digging into Jonah Sachs’ Winning the Story Wars. Stepping into the world of meaning-making means stepping onto a high-stakes battlefield where important stories compete.”– Jonah Sachs, Winning the Story Wars When Sachs wrote his book in 2012, the phrase “Story Wars” seemed like it might be putting things... Listen to episode

 3 Content Marketing Strategy Fails (and How to Fix Them) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1261

No, content marketing strategy is not “make a whole bunch of spaghetti and see what sticks to the wall.” “How come my content marketing isn’t working?” This is a great question … and the answer isn’t necessarily, “you need to create more content.” Often, you aren’t creating the right kind of content — the kind... Listen to episode

 The 2017 Content Excellence Challenge: Your January Assignments | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1366

New Year, New You? Or Nah? Woot! This is our first “official” pair of prompts for the 2017 Content Excellence Challenge. (In December we were just getting warmed up …) The January Prompts Creative: Brainstorm 20-30 headlines for possible content. Incorporate as many ideas as you can from the ebook and articles below. Every day... Listen to episode

 Bad Writing Advice: The ‘Post Truth’ Episode | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1239

So much bad advice … Funny thing — you can ask for people’s favorite words of advice, and you’ll get a decent number of answers. But ask for their favorite piece of bad advice, and you’ll really get a response. I did exactly that on Twitter, and the podcast and post this week are all... Listen to episode

 Get Ready Now for a Creative and Productive 2017 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1166

See ya, 2016! We’re starting 2017 early this year. This year has been a rollercoaster … so I’m proposing we kick 2017 off early. To get where you want to go professionally, you’ll need to create excellent content, and to create enough of it to make an impact. We want to support your efforts in... Listen to episode


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