Content Marketing Part 7: Submission & Posting Based Tactics

Social media strategy

Most businesses don't have documented social media strategies, but of the 60% that do most are unsure about their effectiveness. Today's social landscape is a pay-to-play world dominated by the world's largest businesses. Luckily, you're covered.

You can't compete with these multi-million dollar budgets, so what do you do? Organic content, such as a blog, and free distribution channels are your friend.

If your website resonates well with users, it’s very easy to leverage submission sites for traffic. Below are our 5 favorite tactics

Our Favorite tactics

Tactic 1: StumbleUpon

o   Free web-browser extension which acts as an intelligent browsing tool for discovering and sharing web sites by a recommendation engine

Tactic 2: Product Hunt

o   A curation of the best new products, every day.

o   Discover the latest mobile apps, websites, and technology products that everyone’s talking about

Tactic 3: Scoop.it

o   Launch a topic at Scoop.it and post your website into your topic page

Tactic 4: Submit to Reddit

o   Share your startup on Reddit’s /r/ startups category or any other hyper targeted subreddit

Tactic 5: CrunchBase

o   CrunchBase is the leading platform to discover innovative companies and the people behind them

o   Used by millions of entrepreneurs, investors, and analysts

Check back next week for Content Marketing Part 8: Using your Competitor's Marketing Strategy