- Anthony Gomes
Content certainly is the king in this new age of web development and SEO! Your website shouldn’t just be a representation of your services but also a compact literature as to how it can add value to the lives of your target and potential customers. However, with the ongoing technological advancements and changing web patterns there are varying digital trends that can impact the B2B content marketing strategy for many companies in 2017. MediaFx being counted as one of the innovative SEO company in India has encapsulated five core trends that start-up and other SEO companies need to pay heed to.
1. Videos resulting in favourable ROI:
It is very apparent that videos are becoming a vital element of sound content marketing strategy. According to a study conducted by the Firebrand Group, almost 85% of the marketers have witnessed a favourable ROI from video feeds. Video feeds are a crucial step that every strategic marketer must implement. Other than increased ROI, well managed video feeds have also generated brand awareness along with customer loyalty. Facebook live video feeds have been generating positive results for start-ups and other businesses.
2. Video consumption has increased:
Most digital marketers want to keep their web visitors completely engaged with the web content and other online features that are on offer. Other than benefiting in increased ROI, videos also are being consumed hugely by the prospective customers, random online viewers as well as the loyal customers of a concerned brand. When video posts are followed by news articles, research content as well as social media posts, content marketing reaches a progressive state. In the recent times, online users and viewers are probably scanning content today more than ever, hence both articles and blog posts need to be comprehensible and made interesting with a video content, which has the potential to grab maximum attention.
3. Social media gains prominence for promoting content:
Websites always had their team of experts that manage content dissemination. Latest trends highlight that social media has ranked high when it comes to content promotion. Most start-ups and progressive business brands have recognized social media as a crucial tool for content distribution as more and more people are becoming internet savvy and rely on the feeds circulated in social media. Hence, digital marketers should realize the target customer they want to touch base with as that will allow them to arrive at a sound social media content sharing strategy that will ensure customer engagement through likes, replies, shares or retweets on Facebook and Twitter, which are the two prominent social media networking sites.
4. SEO best practices that go overlooked by the content marketers:
When content is generated, it is essential for marketers to notice that they are abiding by the best practices of SEO that comprises of ALT tags and also averting any kind of copied content. The SEMrush that was released in July highlighted about 50% of the websites that encountered with replicated content and the remaining has been detected with ALT attributes missing. This data reflects that there are plenty of websites that have major issues regarding the content. Implementing the best practices of SEO will make sure that the content has a high rank that will make the website perform well and avert all kinds of penalties.
5. The demand for customized content is high, especially from B2B buyers:
Most B2B buyers in the recent times have revealed that the most crucial aspect of creating the content of a company website is to curate it in a way that directly highlights about the consumer needs. Therefore, when SEO companies are developing their content it is essential to put the emphasis on content that’s original, easy to comprehend, crisp and verbalize the needs and perspectives of the buyer. Only then will it be able to connect with its buyers and add more value to a blog post, webinar, industry news articles and product videos.
Being an experienced service provider in content marketing and SEO solutions, MediaFx is always keeping a tab on the latest digital trends that impact the content marketing services and designs services in accordance with that, so that clients derive maximum benefits.