Abandon Your Marketing Automation System!?
MARCH 22, 2009
The plan is to go back to using only Salesforce.com with some cheap add-on tools for email, form submission and data quality. However, when I started looking into Salesforce.com and the wide variety of add-ons, I was less convinced. The Salesforce.com database has some big issues (e.g. Email marketing that integrates with Salesforce.com is provided by many vendors, like VerticalResponse , Boomerang , ExactTarget , Genius , Lyris and more. There are also some relatively affordable registration form vendors, like FormAssembly and OnDialog. Background.
Getting More Out of Each Click with "Post-Click Marketing"
DECEMBER 8, 2008
lead automation management vendors. These services don't collect any information beyond what Google Analytics , WebTrends or other web analytics packages do. The Vendors Here are six services that offer post-click marketing analytics: VisitorTrack , from netFactor -in the company's own words, VisitorTrack is"like caller ID for your website.(it)
B2B Lead Management Market Heats Up
JULY 31, 2009
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. There are at least 4 amorphous groups of solution providers also setting their sights on this space: 1) Lead generation services or tools – Because this category contains both service providers (that look more like agencies or telesales outsourcers) and software as a service vendors, there are probably more than I could possibly name. Here’s the problem. Lots of stuff, huh?