Wanda doesn’t really read, but she is poised for fun in the sun and a rockin’ tiki party this summer.
And since it’s Free-for-all Friday, we (and Wanda) thought would share with you some of our favorite go-to’s for what all niche publishers need: cool ideas and inspiration for great content.
Seth Godin, CEO of Squidoo.com and author of 14 bestsellers, including Purple Cow, Linchpin, and The Icarus Deception.
His latest post is about handy dandy online tools to make your life easier. Check out this handful of nifty resources – for everything from taking the pain out of reviewing resumes to finding creative commons photos.
Dave Pell is a savvy, snarky storyteller who also happens to curate the latest news stories out there and brings together some of the best, in our humble opinion. Yes, it’s free.
David Meerman Scott, well-known author of the New Rules of Marketing & PR as well as many other books, always has something profound to say on his blog about how to reach customers directly:
Joe Pulizzi’s Content Marketing Institute is a solid resource for anyone in publishing who wants to learn more about providing high-quality content.
Here’s CMI’s blog: Content Marketing Institute
And finally, here is some fun reading about some “Top 10” ideas–everything from free w-fi with a magazine ad to car dealer test drives to broken down motorists.
P.S. Content Marketing World 2013 is coming up in Sept. It’s a conference all about creating great content. And networking with super-creatives. And being inspired by amazing speakers. We attended CMW last year and we’ll be there this year too.
Niche Media has created super niched-out events specifically for magazine publishers for over 12 years. We’ve helped pave the way for the era of boutique events that connect specific audiences and provide great educational, friendly and super-fun environments!