50+ Resources with Facts, How-Tos and Ideas for Marketing a Small Business Online Using Content

NOTE: the Link Roundup is beneath this post.

50+ Resources with Facts, How-Tos and Ideas for Marketing a Small Business Online Using ContentWhen it comes to getting more folks to visit your website, one of the most effective tactics is content marketing.

Why? Because not only does content marketing bring visitors to your site, it also allows you to establish yourself as a helpful authority whom those visitors trust, a key element in converting them into customers.

However, it’s not always easy to come up with ideas for marketing a small business online using content.

That’s why, to help you make use of this very effective online tactic, I’ve gathered 50+ resources containing hundreds of facts, how-tos and ideas for using content marketing to promote your small business online.

If you’re new to content marketing, don’t worry; I’ve also included links that explain what content marketing is and why you use it.

So, without further ado, here are the links to the resources. Enjoy and, if you have, or do, use content marketing as part of your online strategy, please share your experiences in the comments section below!

50+ Resources with Facts, Tips and Ideas for Marketing a Small Business Online Using Content

What is Content Marketing?

First, let’s define content marketing:

Why Use Content Marketing for Marketing a Small Business?

Next, let’s look at the benefits of using content marketing:

How Use Content Marketing for Marketing a Small Business

These “How-To” resources will help you with the steps (from planning to implementation and ongoing management) you need to take to use content marketing for your business:

Ways to Use Content Marketing for Marketing a Small Business

This is where you’ll find tons of ideas of how to use content marketing to promote your small business online:

Content Marketing Examples and Success Stories

These resources give you the chance to see successful content marketing efforts in action:

Content Ideas

Finally, here are links to 1000+ topics to use when creating content for your content marketing efforts:

Weekly Link Roundup

Weekly Link RoundupEach week, I collect the 10 best posts that I’ve read and share them with you here.

These posts focus on web-based solutions, online resources and up-to-date news for small businesses.


What do Google’s privacy policy changes mean to your small biz?: This has been a hot topic of conversation all week – get the lowdown in this post.

Webinars are a Legitimate Lead-Generation Channel: 10 Strategies to Monetize Your Webinars: Some great tips in this post on making the most of your webinar efforts.

Low Cost Finance Tools to Organize Bookkeeping, Accounting and Tax Receipts: 3 handy small business accounting and finance solutions.

LinkedIn 277% More Effective for Lead Generation Than Facebook & Twitter [New Data]: Wow, that’s a big number. Are you investing time in LinkedIn?

5 Questions To Streamline Your Keyword Research: Handy tips for brainstorming effective keywords to use for search engine optimization (SEO).

Top 7 Ways to Get the Most Out of Facebook: Basic but solid tips for effectively using Facebook to promote your business.

10 ways to use social media in your job hunt: If you’re out of work, or know someone who is, these tips should prove to be useful.

How To Increase Clicks On Your Tweets [Infographic]: A very interesting look at how to use reporting on past tweets to tailor your Twitter efforts for success.

How Your Non Profit Can Be Heard Above The Noise: A basic but well thought-out post with some great points for non-profits to consider.

How to Use Google Alerts to Know What People Are Saying About You: I use this method to get free alerts about my business and it works great. Check it out for yourself.

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