Here are some recent numbers from Demand Metric’s Content Marketing Infographic:1
- 91% of B2B marketers use content marketing.
- 86% of B2C marketers use content marketing.
Why do CMOs trust content marketing? In short, it works.
TV watchers skip ads, online customers unsubscribe from company emails, and glossy direct mail pieces end up in recycle bins without even a glance. When was the last time you bought something because you received a brochure in the mail?
80% of people appreciate learning about a company through content that is relevant, valuable, and personalized.1
Today’s consumer is proactive in researching companies and products online. They respond to quality, custom content that teaches them how to use or enjoy a company’s products or services.
Steptap makes it easy for marketers to create custom step-based how-to instructions as part of their inbound marketing techniques. CMOs prefer content marketing because quality content builds trust among customers (B2B and B2C) and increases conversion rates.
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1“Content Marketing Infographic,” Demand Metric, accessed March 31, 2014