3 tips for engaging content marketing strategies

Challenges can arise with B2B content marketing, but they are easily overcome with a great marketing strategy. Perhaps the solution a B2B company sells is rather complex or its niche is very small. Generating consistent, quality content about such a business means organizations need to keep their audience in mind.

However, content is as important to a B2B company's marketing strategy as any other component. Many B2B marketers already use it, so it is necessary in keeping up with the competition. It is also a much easier method than it may seem at first. Here are some tips on how to write great B2B content:

  • Write from the perspective of the buyer. Solutions that seem complex from the seller's end need to be simplified for an audience of prospective clients.
  • Always showcase how a product or service can solve a problem. This is a great way to simplify, and it drives home to leads that a business is committed to making life easier for its clients.
  • Never condescend. Explaining things in a simple way does not have to mean talking down. It can mean drawing analogies, focusing on issues and their solutions and having a conversational tone, instead.
Sheila Kloefkorn (1031 Posts)

With more than 20 years of hands on marketing strategy and operations experience, Sheila Kloefkorn is dedicated to developing marketing strategies and plans that help clients succeed. Some of the world’s largest brands have depended on Sheila for marketing programs that delivered tangible and substantial results. Specialties: B2B marketing, lead generation, lead nurturing, sales strategy, marketing strategy, competitive marketing strategy, social media, search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM), mobile marketing,, email marketing, website design, marketing plans.