How to create content that drives LOTS of organic Weekly Infographic: Creating Content That Drives Lots of Organic Traffic!

We know that some type of content generates huge traffic in comparison to the rest. But, what could be the possible reason?

Today's infographic by QuickSprout is an answer to all the content marketing related worries of the webmasters. Follow the tips and create great content that gets you organic traffic.

Every major search engine has released an annual round-up of the year and the topmost searches for this year. Search engine Yahoo has joined in the excitement and is sharing its 2014 Year in Review

The 2014 review also encapsulated the leading searches from nations around the world including categories such as news and tech with a rehash of the previous years too.

Here we come again with our list of this week's best articles on digital marketing that we found across the Internet. These have been categorized into content marketing, social media, search engine optimization, email marketing and link building. Have a look at them and we are sure you will love going through them.

Content Marketing

Why Your Content Marketing Needs to Tell a Story

In the month of September, the Campaign Planner tool was released by Bing Ads. This comprises vertical and product trend data plus competitive insights and critical keyword research. A fresh update to the tool was recently released.

Users who are not familiar with the tool should take time and go deeper into it. The tool is located under the Tools menu in Bing Ads.

Dennis Troper from Google has announced that users can pin their favorite posts to the top of the stream in Google+ accounts. So, if you want users to see a post which was shared a week ago, pin it at the top of your profile.

To pin a post, click on the arrow down on a specific post & click "pin post".

Pin post Google+ Users Can Now Pin Posts to Top of the Stream!

The pro version of Google My Maps named My Maps Pro, which gives more features and access to users to make their own maps is now free. Google has sent emails to the My Maps Pro users that the app, which was earlier priced for $5 per month will be available for free.

A lot of conversations have centered on Penguin 3.0, the latest update from Google and its slow roll-out emanating over the last few weeks.

A huge spike was observed over Thanksgiving and Google confirmed it. On December 3rd, John Mueller from Google answered 2 queries pertaining to Penguin at a Google+ hangout.

Marking its debut on Unruly’s list of most shared brands, Activia has reached number 1 as the most shared brand of 2014 riding high on the success of the famous songstress Shakira’s “La La La” video. Marketing technology firm Unruly has ranked the top 10 most shared brands of the year linked to each brand’s total number of social shares for for shared video ads during the year. Earlier, the company had also shared the top 20 most shared video ads this year. The World Cup this year proved to be advantageous for numerous brands. Following the launch of World Cup themed ad campaigns, Activia, Samsung, Nike, Coca Cola and Adidas earned top spots on the list of most shared brands released by Unruly.

Google has introduced No CAPTCHA reCAPTCHA, a CAPTCHA like system that will allow people and not the automated software to access the websites, only with a single click.

reCAPTCHA protects the website from spam and abuse. The visitors won't have to compete with the robots and abusive scripts for accessing the website. Google has been prompting users to confirm that they are not robots by asking them to type distorted text into a box. However, it has now been replaced by reCAPTCHA, wherein the visitors will be directly asked whether or not they are robots.

Image 1 Facebook Adds More Enhancements To Its App Install Ads Just In Time For the Holidays!

Shoppers buy new gadgets in Holiday season and Facebook has taken steps to enable developers to get their applications onto these devices. Enhancements in the mobile app ads are being made with the aim of improving in areas such as purchasing, creating, and targeting options. Facebook just announced the following improvements to mobile app ads on December 2, 2014: