August 26, 2020
Successful marketers stay up-to-date within their industry by committing themselves to continual learning.
To help you stay current with the latest marketing trends, we put together a list of 10 websites top marketers read on a daily basis. The resources we selected cover everything from digital and content marketing to social media and analytics.
Neil Patel blog about marketing generates 2 million visitors per month (51% of them spend money on paid ads), his Marketing School podcast generates 650,000 listens per month, his YouTube channel about marketing has over 3 million views, he has 900,000 Facebook fans and over 200,000 Twitter followers.
Mashable keeps us young. They cover the latest social media trends and other interesting content that gains popularity on the Internet. When you are looking to stay relevant and join conversations, Mashable is an excellent starting point.
MarketingProfs is a marketer must-read. They offer real-world education for modern marketers with quality articles, podcasts, in-depth marketing guides, and video tutorials. If you join the MarketingProfs University, you will even have access to practical and hands-on instruction for topics like search engine marketing and marketing measurement.
The Content Marketing Institute is a massive marketing resource, complete with online training, e-books, original research, white papers, how-to tutorials, and blog posts on successful marketing. Bonus points: they also offer free webinars and virtual events.
The Autopilot Blog is our own home-grown marketing automation resource. We explore real-world marketing applications of big data, automation, growth hacking, content marketing, lead management, e-commerce, social media and more. Find inspiration for your next marketing strategy, learn from useful videos and take advantage of our free customer journey templates. Autopilot Blog covers the best of the best. Check it out now.
While not exactly a website, SmartBrief keeps you in-touch with your daily industry news via email. The daily updates include summaries of the day’s most important headlines from hundreds of media and publications. In other words, instead of spending your time sifting through all of your updates and alerts, you can finish your daily reading faster with SmartBrief.
If you’re serious about online marketing, Copyblogger is devoted to providing advice for marketing strategies and provides articles, ebooks, seminars, webinars, and an extremely active forum.
GrowthHackers is a smart community for marketers. The best part about GrowthHackers is that users submit and vote on content, which means you get to read the best and most interesting content curated by your peers.
MarketingSherpa has one of the most robust collections of marketing data available to the public. By offering intelligent marketing insight, MarketingSherpa is a must-read for analytical and proactive marketers.
We respect Advertising Age because they are a well-established company that evolved with the industry. Advertising Age covers marketing aspects as heavily as it does straight advertising, focusing exclusive sections on B2B marketing, digital marketing, and agencies.
We contained ourselves to sharing just 10 of our favorite marketing websites. Now we want to hear from you! What resources do you turn to when looking for marketing advice?