Healthcare Marketing

Best practices, case studies and and expert advice for healthcare marketers from the minds of GLC.

Social Media Trends: Which to Ditch and Which to Try

To jump on the latest social media trends or not—that’s the perennial question so many marketers grapple with. Before you dive deep into the next trending tactic, consider these dos and don’ts. DO: Go all in with video. True, video is by no means new to social media. But the pandemic brought on new…


5 Sessions on You Can’t Miss at SHSMD Connections 2021

SHSMD’s annual conference is coming up, and we’re excited for the return of in-person events! With so much to see and do in just a few days, we made a list of five must-see programs you won’t want to miss. Mark your calendar for these sessions: 1. Reimagining Diversity & Inclusion: A Pathway to…


How to Make Your Content Work Harder for You—Not the Other Way Around

When it comes to content, a common misstep organizations make is failing to establish a robust content strategy and thoughtful processes for planning, creating and distributing that content. As a result, many marketers struggle with: Coordinating content marketing efforts among multiple departments…


3 Must-haves for a Solid Instagram Strategy

Is your organization on Instagram? The social medium has been around for a while, but not everyone has taken advantage of it yet. Maybe you didn’t think the app was right for your business, or maybe you joined and haven’t been posting for months—or years. Whatever the case, Instagram is still a powe…


5 Content Marketing Trends to Try Right Now


Content marketing is an ever-evolving field that changes with consumers, technology and culture. Businesses have connected to their audiences through email marketing, influencer marketing, social media marketing and a variety of other methods, and the list continues to grow. It can be overwhelming t…


3 Telehealth Marketing Tips to Help You Stand Out

Everywhere you look, new options for telehealth are popping up. From local primary care offices to global apps, accessing medical services over the internet is becoming more and more common. Marketing trends researcher BCC Research estimates that the market for telemedicine will increase from $43.2…


4 Compelling and Cost-Effective Video Marketing Ideas

Big brands are increasingly drawn to creating short films and web series for video marketing. Take Panera’s original series Food Interrupted, for example, or Urban Outfitters and Reebok’s co-branded Club C YouTube series. It makes sense, considering that video is projected to represent 82% of all in…


What to Do With Old Content: Refine It

If you have a website or blog, you’ve probably wondered what to do with old content. While it’s true that content goes stale extremely quickly in the digital world, it’s a myth that you must constantly produce new content to stay fresh. Refining your old content is the best way to preserve your digi…


Writing for SEO: How to Boost Your Search Rankings

Following SEO best practices helps boost the search rankings of your web content and articles, ensuring your organization’s brand and content reach your intended audience. Here are three important considerations for SEO strategy: 1. Define keywords and include them in your web content. Start with a…


The Ultimate Guide to Creating a Content Calendar (Plus FREE Template)


If creating a content calendar was one of your 2021 goals, but you’re off to a late start, don’t panic! It’s not too late, and you’ll thank yourself in December for the time you spend planning now. 1. Begin with the end in mind. Each piece of content you create should serve a business goal, so begin…