Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
Social media networks and blogs consume nearly 25% of people’s time online. What Americans Do Online: Social Media And Games Dominate Activity by Nielsen Wire. Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 online time is spent on just three activities: social networking, playing games and emailing.
Speech today at Chicago B2B Event
NOVEMBER 12, 2008
Today I spoke to a group of B2B marketers at the Chicago Association of Direct Marketers (CADM) on the topic of B2B Online Lead Generation and Management. media in lead generation programs. Second, leads generated through organic search and social media, are of high quality. The presentation was well received with questions pertaining to the use of video in marketing programs, the role of Twitter and Blogging in lead generation and what other options exist in order to qualify some markets that are difficult to access via phone (e.g.
Getting More Out of Each Click with "Post-Click Marketing"
DECEMBER 8, 2008
The challenge, then, is to maximize marketing productivity-to get more leads out of the same number of clicks. lead automation management vendors. They aren't so much "lead generation" as they are "lead extraction" services. The bottom line is, with pressure to generate more leads with flat budgets, these services are likely to get increased interest.
Why Marketers Should Act Like 3-Year Olds
DECEMBER 11, 2008
For example, your online lead generation goes up this month (or down). If you've just launched a campaign for a new product and increased your search advertising budget, then one would expect leads to go up. On the other hand, if you sell primarily to the construction or real estate industries, your leads have probably been down for several months now-and you don't need a great deal of research or reflection to figure out why. It's also critical to stay in touch with "cold" leads. Granted, some people think we already do. 3-year old: Why?
Demandbase: A New Twist In The Lead Management Automation Market
JULY 31, 2009
Home Forrester Research « I was recently briefed by | Main | Going Corporate » August 26, 2008 Demandbase: A New Twist In The Lead Management Automation Market [Posted by Laura Ramos ] In a recent survey of over 2100 IT professionals who buy or recommend telecom and networking solutions, we found buyers turn to peers and colleagues first, followed by vendor, industry trade, or professional Web sites, to inform their purchase decisions. B2B marketers looking for ways to turn their Web sites into demand generation tools have some new solutions to consider. Among other stuff.