When Behavioral Tracking Gets Creepy
MAY 29, 2012
Online behavioral tracking , in theory, is beneficial to both marketers and consumers. When marketers can track a web user’s behavior (anonymously) within a website or across certain ad network properties, they can serve up ads that are aligned with the user’s apparent interests. Image credit 5 to 9 Branding. The site owner knows a bit more about you (e.g., Helpful?
Why you should consider centralizing your search keyword lists
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
Among other things, I argued for the importance of developing a corporate keyword database for digital marketers. Keyword collaboration isn’t just important for digital marketing. Brand marketers need the right keywords to do a better job naming products and writing messaging guides. They need to collaborate on a common set of words from a common database.
My Leads Went Where??! – Lead Generation Horror Story #1
B2B Lead Blog
SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
And when lead flow slows to a trickle, this sets off an understandable panic in the marketing corner. With years of experience and great insight into ROI, the programs in place were working well, and the challenge for the marketing group was simply to expand exposure over time to continue to ramp up sales. B2B Lead Generation Database Marketing inbound leads landing page optimizatio
Inbound Marketing Alone May Not Be Enough for Industrial Companies
Industrial Marketing Today
AUGUST 26, 2011
Inbound marketing with content has been getting all the attention lately. Consultants and practitioners of “pull” marketing want marketers to abandon “push” marketing because they say it is old school and no longer effective. I too have read all those studies about the how the Internet has permanently changed the industrial buyer’s behavior. Ergo, these people are too busy at work and couldn’t be bothered with anything that is deemed as interruption marketing. Inbound marketing requires prospects to be actively searching for products and solutions.
B2B Lead Management Market Heats Up
JULY 31, 2009
Home Forrester Research « Getting Up Close and Personal | Main | Social Technographics Data Now Available » March 20, 2008 B2B Lead Management Market Heats Up [Posted by Laura Ramos ] Since the start of this year, I’ve been receiving a boatload of briefing requests from companies wanting to show me their lead generation and management solutions. problem: 1) Web analytics – typically the stronghold of companies like Coremetrics, Omniture, and WebTrends, the analytics area bleeds over into lead management as companies go online to generate demand. Direct marketing lists?
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. Would love to get your $.02.