Helpful Ideas for Your Next Blog Post

Categories: SEO, Writing
Published April 8, 2019

Written by Content Cucumber

With a quick Google search, it appears that every entrepreneur, business owner, pet owner, student, and parent has been encouraged to start their own blog. According to one recent statistic, over 4 million blog posts are created every day! How exactly is a small business supposed to compete with this ridiculous amount of online traffic? BLOGGING AND SEO Search engine optimization is…



What Do Your Clients Want to Read?

Categories: Audience, Writing
Published February 1, 2019

Written by Content Cucumber

It seems like every business that’s serious about ranking high on Google and engaging new customers has a blog. Unfortunately, the extent of “content strategy” for many businesses is to target a few SEO keywords without much consideration for the action human readers.  Let’s use a fictional desert parlor called Joe’s Gelatin Joint as an example. Maybe Joe hires an…



Why did this Content Company stop Writing Content?

Categories: Vision, Writing
Published January 23, 2019

Written by Content Cucumber

By Chris Chasteen, co-founder, Content Cucumber Content writing is one of those things you think you should do, you may even know you should do…and still don’t. You’re only human, after all, and it’s not like you have a virtual army of writers ready to help you produce content whenever you ask for it. But why would a Content Company…



What Kinds of Blogs Are There?

Published September 25, 2018

Written by Content Cucumber

One of the most common questions we get here at Content Cucumber is “what kinds of articles should I be requesting?” To help customers answer this question, we offer several tools. The Content Cucumber Content Strategy Builder is our newest and shiniest addition, but we’re always happy to perform an SEO audit of your content or simply hop on a strategy call,…



Why Hire A Content Writer?

Categories: SEO, Writing
Published September 9, 2018

Written by Content Cucumber

Growing a business online can be tough. There are social media pages to manage, orders to follow through on, and competitors to keep up with. That’s why it’s important to make your website stand out. A blog may be your secret weapon. A well written blog, using SEO content, can push your company straight to the top of the Google organic…



Insights From Two Months of Blogging

Categories: Writing
Published August 23, 2018

Written by Content Cucumber

Whether it’s in the form of a how-to guide or a news update, a blog is a vital part of any personality or business’ online presence. It’s a crucial link between them and the public, providing an access point to relevant information in a variety of fields. As a writer for Content Cucumber, I’ve experienced a two-month crash course in…



Blogging is a wicked cool way to engage your customers, increase your online visibility, and ramp up your social media content game to boot. But how do you go about providing great content for your customers? Here are eight tips to keep in mind when starting a blog for your company. 1. BE CONSISTENT There’s nothing worse than visiting a…



What Should Your Business Be Writing About?

Categories: Vision, Writing
Published July 10, 2018

Written by Content Cucumber

Providing high-quality content to your potential customers is key to boosting search engine rankings, driving sales, and increasing your online ROI. Few would contest the notion that Content writing has the potential to positively impact your company. But, in order to achieve optimal results, it is important that your blog provides information that is interesting and relevant for your readers. Here a few topic…



Whether it’s a twenty character tweet or a professional mission statement, strong writing is crucial to effective social media marketing. But what exactly is “good” writing? The answer is more complicated than most people (content writers included) realize. Here’s a couple of interesting examples to consider: When motivational speaker Robin Sharma tweeted his inspirational phrase “don’t live the same year 75 times and…



What Blogging Does For Your Business

Categories: Brand Authority, Writing
Published April 25, 2018

Written by Content Cucumber

Spoiler alert: it does a lot of good. It’s difficult to think of a single organization that would not benefit from content marketing. Blogging is as universally beneficial to businesses as advertising — because, in essence, blogs can be thought of as a uniquely engaging kind of advertising. Content marketing is powerful because it provides value to potential customers while improving…