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Can Someone Explain Printer Economics?

Paul Gillin

I just bought a very nice Ricoh SP C250DN color laser printer from  Adorama  for the crazy low price of $66, including shipping. The friggin’ think arrived 22 hours after I ordered it. Nice job, Adorama! Here’s what I don’t get. UPS shipping on a package of that weight is $56. But the kicker is that replacement toner cartridges for this sucker cost over $200 each.

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B2B Marketers Lose with Inbound Only Strategies

B2B Marketing Insider

By Amanda Dooley, Content and Product Marketing Manager at NetLine Corporation B2B marketers, it’s time to wake up and smell the content marketing opportunity outside of inbound. Inbound marketing is an obvious and must have strategy for all corporate websites, no disagreement there; however, that is simply one piece of the pie. You’ve created content, published […]. Content Marketing

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A Creative Side Project Saved This Startup: The Unlikely Story of Unsplash

B2B Marketing Insider

Slingshots are short stories of side projects that led somewhere unexpected. Our show’s premise is simple: We want more people to trust their intuition. Slingshots are quick-hitting examples of people who do so. Mikael Cho is the co-founder and CEO of Crew, a marketplace that helps you find designers and developers for your website or app. […]. Content Marketing

The Power of Customer Focus

Fearless Competitor

One time long ago, I was working for a warehouse management company called Optum Software.  It was a startup with about 35 employees.  I was a salesperson. The company was sold and I gave them my resignation.   They said ” We REALLY need that big deal with the company in Tampa.  The Home Shopping Network.” ” I replied “I will sell it if you put it in writing.  They did. flew to Roanoke, VA and Reno, NV to tour their warehouses with the warehouses managers.  I learned their issues and challenges.  Met the company and hammered out a deal.  ”  She said no. 

150 Content Marketing Tips

Drive traffic—and leads—with these tips for SEO, social media, content optimization, email marketing, and more.

Facebook, You’re Forgiven—5 Facebook Video Trends Brands Should Hit Play On

Content Standard

Facebook may have admitted to significantly overestimating the average time users spent watching its videos, but that doesn’t mean marketers should disregard the social network’s massive marketing power. The implications are huge for marketers, who are now tasked with navigating a relatively unfamiliar landscape on Facebook. Your Peers Have Spoken: Live Video Is It.

This Week in Content Marketing: Digital Advertising Will Survive by Limiting Inventory

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PNR: This Old Marketing with Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose can be found on both iTunes and Stitcher. In this episode, Adblock Plus starts its own ad network (or does it?). Robert and I also discuss the future of advertising, analyze AT&T’s aim to become a media company (of course), and share our thoughts on whether or not content marketing is hard to measure. This week’s show.