How G2 Crowd Uses Award Campaigns to Get Backlinks in a Competitive Environment

In September 2017, we identified a problem. Despite being a high-growth company for nearly five years, our website traffic (overall and organic) at G2 Crowd had become stagnant, even dropping, and new content wasn’t helping our cause. We couldn’t beat certain brands – particularly, our important Read more

3 Lessons Fractl Learned From Creating and Promoting Holiday Content

What do Halloween, the winter holidays, and the Fourth of July have in common? For PR pros, these times of the year represent not only a festive season, but more importantly a competitive, short, and oversaturated pitching landscape. There are few things in the PR world worse than going to pitch to Read more

Content Research Strategy: Finding Unique Topics In an Oversaturated Niche

If you’ve been writing content for a significant amount of time, you know that consistently identifying high value topics can get very difficult. In fact, once you’ve built up a decently sized content catalog it may feel like you’ve already covered all the ground possible. Combine that with Read more

Do You Need To Build Links? Here’s A Framework To Find Out.

There’s no doubting that links are a staple of any SEO diet. In fact, it’s widely known that it’s one of the most influential ranking factors search engines take into consideration when ranking URLs (domain and page level). However, I want to pose a question many people may not be asking themselves Read more

The Criteria Pros Use to Qualify High Authority Link Opportunities

Great outreach starts with a great list. Indeed, you can have the most excellent content and writers who can craft fantastic personalized emails. However, if you get your list wrong, none of that will matter and you will be wasting your time. Getting to that right list involves two processes: Read more