Let’s face it:
Marketing is a vital part of your life.
If you don’t know how to market either yourself or your product or service, you’ll get lost in today’s world.
Attention has simply become very scarce. Thousands of brands try to get their share of this utterly valuable resource, day-in day-out.
So how do you stand out?
What differentiates you from the crowd?
What makes your product or service different from the competition?
Learning marketing has become an incredibly important skill.
In this short article, I want to give you an overview of the 3 best marketing gurus you can learn from every day.
1. GARY VAYNERCHUCK
I simply love this guy.
Gary Vaynerchuck has become a real icon in the marketing world. His company Vaynermedia has become one the world’s largest digital marketing agencies in the world.
Gary shares his advice on personal branding and online marketing on a daily basis. His ‘DailyVee’ video’s have become a real hit on You Tube.
Simply go to his You Tube channel, hit the subscribe button and get notified with his latest uploads.
You’ll get his insights on what’s trending in the marketing industry, together with a good dose of motivation.
The best thing about Gary Vaynerchuck is that he always speaks from the heart. You’ll get no-nonsense talk about what works and doesn’t work in the marketing world. That’s it.
2. SETH GODIN
Seth Godin is currently the author of 18 best-selling marketing books, such as Linchpin, Tribes, The Dip, etc.
He is a real genius when it comes to writing blogposts about marketing.
I follow him on all social media platforms. Make sure to subscribe to his blog on his website. He writes very short, yet powerful stories about leadership, overcoming fear and sharing your message with the world.
If you want to read some high-quality books on the topic of marketing, then you should definitely check this guy out.
TIP: Start with Linchpin, a truly effective book for every beginning marketer.
3. NEIL PATEL
Neil Patel has become a real influencer in the marketing world. He is a co-founder of multiple companies such as Crazy Egg, Hello Bar and KISSmetrics.
Besides that, he helps organizations such as Amazon, HP and NBC with their digital marketing efforts.
Anyway, Neil Patel is all about blogging.
If you want to become an effective and credible blogger, you should definitely follow him on Facebook. Simple reading through his blogposts is an amazing experience. They’re super clear, understandable and valuable at the same time.
He shares his insights about creating traffic to your website, writing top-of-the-art and SEO-driven blogposts, and social media tactics.
“A guru is needed not to worship, but to direct you”
These 3 marketing gurus can you give you direction. I follow them every day. As a marketer, what they’re doing determines what I’m doing.
And believe me: everyone has become a marketer in today’s world.
Surround yourself with experts, adopt their way of thinking and — before you know, you’ll become one yourself.