November 15, 2017

5 Things to Add to Your December Content Calendar

It’s almost December, which means your audience is in holiday overdrive. Whether it comes to preparing for lots of family time, enjoying (or surviving) the winter weather, or gift buying, people are busy. With so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategic content marketing.
November 2, 2017

Inspiring Examples of #ThrowbackThursday for Your Content Calendar

Adding trending hashtags to your hashtag strategy can be a great way to humanize your brand and inspire ideas for content. As one of the most popular trending hashtags, it’s almost guaranteed you’ll see #ThrowbackThursday circulate your social media feeds on any given Thursday of the month. For those of you who have always wondered what it means and have never mustered up the courage to use it, you’re in the right place.
September 21, 2017

10 Things You Should Add to Your October Content Calendar

Fall is upon us! That means sweater weather, homecomings, bonfires, Halloween time and more. How are you planning to connect with your customers through your content in October?
July 25, 2017

Reap What You Sow on Social Media

At #TeamOnsharp, we’re always looking for ways different industries can take hold of the ever-changing social media world. Right now, we’re focusing on the agriculture industry and how social media can cultivate relationships with your clients and stakeholders. Here’s how you can continue to build important relationships and reap what you sow on social media.
October 25, 2016

5 Ways to Add Holidays and Observances to Your Annual Content Calendar

If you’ve been reading our blogs, you know we have a lot of resources when it comes to annual content calendars and other content marketing topics. Looking for some more inspiration for your content? Take a look at the slides below and see why it’s important to include things like holidays and observances into your content strategy.
September 2, 2016

How the 80/20 Rule Can Inspire Your Content Marketing

As content marketers, we generate a lot of unique, original content. And most of the time, the creative juices are flowing enough that coming up with content is easy. But, no matter how good we are, we all have those days. Those days filled with moments of quiet frustration and staring at our computer screens. So, we search Google for the latest viral hit to use as inspiration. (What really caused Chewbacca mom to take over the internet? We may never know.) It’s times like these where marketers wish they had some sort of cheat sheet full of content marketing ideas and strategies […]
August 25, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your September Content Calendar

September is near! For me, September means getting school supplies, leaves changing colors, homecoming, and the end of summer. I love this month because, for a lot of people, it means forming your regular routines and rhythms for the year. This also makes it an extremely important time of the year for marketers, as September offers a lot of great observances and events to add to your content marketing strategy.
July 26, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your August Content Calendar

August is near, which means we’re almost at the end of summer. Whether it’s enjoying the last few warm summer days or preparing to head back to school, August is an exciting time of year. That means there’s a lot to talk about. But with so many different things competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
June 28, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your July Content Calendar

July is right around the corner, and it’s a great month! We’ve got beautiful weather, the 4th of July, and quality time doing fun summer activities. What’s not to love? With so much going on, there’s a lot you can talk about with your audience. But with so many different things brands and companies trying to get your audience’s attention, you need to hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
May 23, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your June Content Calendar

June is right around the corner. Whether it’s spending time outside or enjoying the many events of summer, it’s an exciting time of year. With all that’s happening, there’s a lot to talk about with your audience. But with so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
April 27, 2016

4 Things to Add to Your May Content Calendar

May is right around the corner, which means we’re super close to summer. Whether it’s starting to enjoy the warm weather or enjoying different events of the season, May is an exciting time. Making the most of this time for your business starts with strategically-timed content marketing. And with so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages.
April 5, 2016

4 Things to Add to Your April Content Calendar

April is here, which means Spring is upon us (or it should be)! Whether it comes to starting to get ready for summer plans or finally cracking down on that spring cleaning, April is an exciting time. But with so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
March 2, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your March Content Calendar

It’s March, which means your spring is here (almost)! Whether it comes to tracking down leprechauns or making plans for summer months, March brings a lot of excitement. And with so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategic content marketing.
January 25, 2016

4 Things to Add to Your February Content Calendar

It’s almost February, which means it’s time to plan your monthly content again. Whether it’s excitedly planning Valentine’s Day, dreading it, or just looking forward to the hope spring weather brings, February offers a lot of possibilities. With so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategic content marketing.
January 11, 2016

4 Digital Marketing Strategies and Tools to Use in 2017

  The year is coming to an end, which means it’s time to look ahead and plan for next year. What are your digital marketing goals for your next business year? No matter if they’re related to content marketing, social media, or more, you need the right tools and shape in order to succeed. When it comes to setting digital marketing goals for the coming year, here’s a list of the 4 digital marketing strategies and tools you should have to reach your business goals:
October 6, 2015

Why Should I Care About Having an Annual Content Calendar?

It’s no secret that strategic content marketing is key to breaking through the clutter to interact with the digital audiences you want to reach. And it’s also no secret that creating and implementing an effective content marketing strategy takes time. One way to save time while putting strategic thought behind your content marketing is through an annual content calendar.
August 6, 2015

Leveraging Events in Your Content Calendar

Creating a content calendar for any business is a key part to an engaging content marketing strategy. But how do you make sure the content you’re posting is original and engaging?
July 24, 2015

7 Things to Add to Your August Content Calendar

August is one of the most beautiful months of the year, especially when it comes to the weather. It also marks the end of our beloved summer. But just because we’re counting down the last days of summer doesn’t mean your content should run out!
July 8, 2015

Using CoSchedule As a Content Calendar Tool

With the ever-increasing importance of social media for business, building a strong digital presence for your business is crucial. Creating a social profile may be easy, but planning and keeping up with your content is time-consuming. A great way to stay on top of your content marketing strategy and content creation is through a content calendar.  There are many helpful tools available, but one of our favorites is CoSchedule.
June 4, 2015

10 Things to Add to Your June Content Calendar

The first month of the summer presents all sorts of opportunities to create excellent content that connects to the warm weather, various fun holidays, and local events. We’ve hand-picked 10 content concepts that you can make your own to fit your business on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, blogs, emails and other marketing channels. We believe one of the best ways to build a connection with current and prospective customers is by posting content worth sharing. Use these ideas as a starting point to add a few new things to your content calendar this June.