Photo courtesy Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County You are pressed for time. I know it. I have the receipts. Every time I lead a Learn with NoveList course, I ask a question of my audience. What's the hardest... Continue Reading →
Your Website is the MOST Important Gateway to Your Library Right Now. Here Are Eleven Quick Design Tweaks to Make It Amazing.
Your library website is getting quite the workout right now. In fact, during this pandemic, your website is the most important connection between your patrons and your services. It's your digital doorway. It's your news center. It's a promotional tool. So,... Continue Reading →
Library marketers don't have time for long, elaborate content marketing pieces. Our staff is small (or one person, in many cases) and the demand on our time is huge. I believe this is one of the main reasons that many... Continue Reading →
I am a fan of Jane Austen. I don't have to extol the virtues of the Regency-era authoress to you--you work in a library. But I do want to share an experience I had this weekend and the marketing lessons... Continue Reading →
Why Libraries and Content Marketing Make the Perfect Couple: A Content Marketing Institute Interview
A crazy thing happened to me this week. Content Marketing Institute published a profile I did a few weeks ago with them. Each week, they highlight attendees of their big, fabulous Content Marketing World conference and I was lucky enough... Continue Reading →
I was in the same room as Luke Skywalker. When I heard Mark Hamill was keynoting Content Marketing World, I may or may not have squealed out loud. Repeatedly. When he walked onto the stage, the energy in the room... Continue Reading →