Stakeholders are on board with your campaigns. Internal teams are aligned.

But did you take in to account the context of your content marketing efforts and where your content will be seeded?

Without context, it can be like shouting into a black hole.

Where do you start when it comes to adding context to your content?

The first step to establishing context is determining your audience.

You can do this through a variety of ways. Looking at your current offering and the current audience is your starting point. When you fully understand who these are you can start to think about your prospective audiences and customers.

Once you identify your audience personas, you can look at their behaviours.

  • What platforms do they regularly use?
  • What time of the day do they tend to digest more content?
  • How relevant is the content to their needs?

What content are you currently providing and how can this be improved with regards to your presence and context?

When you establish when and where to post your content you are instantly becoming more relevant to your target audience.

The key thing to remember about context in content marketing is:

Just because you see a social media platform being used by others, it doesn’t mean that it is right for your target audience.

Not one size fits all when it comes to content marketing. And there’s no set rule of thumb for where your prospects may be.

TMC Strategic Communications Tim McCloud

Tim McCloud

Managing Director

Tim is a passionate and driven marketeer with a proven track record of assisting both SME’s and large global companies with business development and marketing strategy.

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