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Ann is quoted frequently by the press about marketing and content, as well as social media and its affect on businesses and individuals. Recent appearances include NPR, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, the Boston Globe and Forbes. Her monthly marketing column for Entrepreneur magazine became one of the magazine’s most popular features.

Ann speaks to audiences worldwide about how to grow your business by using content, social media and other digital tools. Her fun, engaging, accessible presentations manage to deliver equal measures of practical tips and inspiration.

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Ann Handley is a Wall Street Journal best-selling author, keynote speaker, and the world’s first Chief Content Officer.

Ann speaks and writes about how you can rethink the way your business markets. Cited in Forbes as the most influential woman in Social Media and recognized by ForbesWoman as one of the top 20 women bloggers, Ann Handley is the Chief Content Officer of MarketingProfs, a training and education company with the largest community of marketers in its category.

She was a long time monthly columnist for Entrepreneur magazine, is a member of the LinkedIn Influencer program , and the co-author of the best-selling book on content marketing, Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Ebooks, Webinars (and More) That Engage Customers and Ignite Your Business (Wiley, originally published 2011. Paperback 2012.) The book has been translated into nine languages, including Turkish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Italian, Portuguese. Her most recent book, Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content (Wiley, 2014) is a Wall Street Journal bestseller.

She currently has more than 350,000 followers on Twitter and writes about content, marketing and life at the highly entertaining

A pioneer in digital marketing, Ann is the co-founder of, which was one of the first sources of interactive marketing news and commentary. She started her career as a business journalist and editor.

Ann is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Ann Handley in the News (and in Google!)

7 Women Who Are Shaping Digital Marketing [IBM]

Small Businesses Use Audio to Build Their Brands [Wall Street Journal]

Meet the New Stars of Campaign Ads [NPR’s All Things Considered]

More Brains Than Budget? Steal These $0 Marketing Strategies [Entrepreneur magazine]

3 Marketing Takeaways from Digital Summit Denver [Entrepreneur magazine]

100 Must Follow on Twitter 2014 [Huffington Post]

The New Fast Food Hype [Chicago Public Radio]

Tips for Writing Like a Pro [Forbes]

Content Day ’13 Keynote in Denmark [IBC video]

10 Blogs to Bookmark [Marketo]

This Marketer Thinks She Can Put Me Out of a Job [Cincinnati Business Journal]

International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Q&A

The Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers [Forbes]

Digital Trends [CoxBlue]

Four Experts Predict the Future of Email [Vocus]

3 Examples of Innovative B2B Content Marketing from Boston Brands [BostonInno]

Three Keys to Successful Brand Content [Martin Belam, keynote coverage]

How to Create Customer-Focused Content [Successful Women Talk video]

Elements of a Great Story [B@B magazine]

Wicked Smart Interview with Ann Handley [Top Rank Marketing]

Using Video to Amplify Your Content Marketing [Vidyard]

10 Actionable Content Marketing Tips [Eloqua]

Is Your Content Marketing Thank-You Worthy? [Vidyard]

The Friday Five [podcast]

Ann Handley Shares Content Creation Best Practices [DemandGen Report]

Brick Meets Clicks: The Future of Shopping [press coverage]

Entrepreneur magazine columns

MarketingProfs columns/seminars

LinkedIn Influencer posts

3 Offbeat Content Marketing Programs That Inspire [American Express]

8 Steps to Great Content Marketing [LookBookHQ]

10 Thought Leaders on Content Creation

Amex OPEN Forum columns

Content Rules




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Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content

"Move over Strunk & White. Everybody Writes is the creative resource for a new generation."
-- Andrew Davis

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