8 of Our Favorite Marketing Blogs

In today’s ever-changing world of marketing, it’s important to keep up to date with new trends, software releases, platform updates, and unknown tips and tricks. While we here at Smith & Harroff are constantly reading new articles and discovering new blogs, we thought we’d share 8 of our favorites!

Copyblogger: Copywriting & Blogging

Copyblogger provides a lot of useful tips for understanding the big picture when it comes to content marketing. They emphasize the importance of using a multi-faceted approach that includes smart writing, social media, email marketing, and blogging, among others.

Social Media Examiner: Social Media

Social Media Examiner is one of my go-to’s for many social media related questions. They cover a wide range of topics and their thorough articles are often broken up with many appealing visuals, making their info pretty easy to digest.

Seth Godin: Marketing & Life Lessons

Click on his head for a daily dose of “keeping-it-real” inspiration. A lot of Seth’s advice overlaps for both work and life. His posts are short and provide just the right amount of  positivity without being preachy. Check out his books too!

Moz: Search Engine Optimization

Moz provides insight for improving your web presence and SEO strategies. This blog covers trends and best practices to ultimately help you get better at search, social media, content marketing, and brand marketing.

IMPACT: Branding & Design

IMPACT focuses heavily on how design integrates with online marketing efforts like inbound marketing, sales, and conversion rate optimization.

Marketing Land: Digital Marketing & Tech

Marketing Land does a great job of covering the full range of anything and everything marketing related. Key focus areas include technology, leadership, social media, SEM, SEO, mobile, analytics, display, retail, and more.

HubSpot Blog: Inbound Marketing

This has to be one of my absolute favorites of them all. HubSpot is the market leader when it comes to marketing automation and inbound marketing – they pioneered it! Their blog is updated very frequently and includes many, many resources and actionable tools.

Sprout Social Blog: Social Media & Analytics

This blog provides lots of current tips about social media strategies, analytics and best practices for outreach.