Curating the best from around the content marketing web. Tip us off to your favorite sources in the comments or via email.Why Content Marketing Is Vital for Small Business Owners: Sprout Content’s Dechay Watts offers small business owners three tips for getting started. Via Lendio Blog
20 Content Marketing Ideas for 2012: Lisa Barone of Outspoken Media suggests 20 ways in which small businesses can use content marketing to build awareness. Via Small Business Trends
Content Curation as a Thought-Leadership Trend: Can content curation alone turn an individual or company into a thought leader? Twelve experts weigh in. Via Thought Leadership
Top 5 Content Marketing Articles of 2011: Joe Pulizzi shares the five most highly trafficked posts from his blog this year. Via Junta42
Content Marketing: The Entrepreneur’s Most Productive Task: Why content marketing is essential for entrepreneurs, plus an outline of tasks for how to do it. Via Lifehack
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