Content marketing is a digital marketing strategy where businesses share information that is useful or valuable to their audience, with the goal of growing their business. It’s the goal of every marketer to have their content go viral: to be shared and reshared thousands and even millions of times. Content marketing is used by SEO, digital marketing and PR agencies to help their clients grow their online visibility and their business. What makes content go viral – to be shared and reshared? The team at Buzzsumo analyzed more than 100 million articles to understand why content goes viral. Here are 10 proven strategies to help your content go viral.
10. Be transparent and get way more shares
Google+ articles with a byline/bio have 42% more social shares.
Take Away: Having an author byline increased shares on every major social platform, except Facebook.
9. Get top influencers to share your content
Take Away: Get social influencers to share your posts by creating content about them, awesome things they’ve done, or are doing.
Read More at business2community.com