Unlike other forms of online marketing, content marketing relies on anticipating and meeting an existing customer needs for information, as opposed to creating demand for a new need. It always helps companies to create sustainable brand loyalty, provides valuable information to consumers, and creates a willingness to purchase products from the company in the future. This relatively new form of marketing does not involve direct sales. Instead, it builds trust and rapport with the audience.
Take a glance at the social media platforms used by technology marketers for content marketing purposes: