WINDMILL NETWORKING | FRIDAY, JANUARY 4, 2013
[Best] The 17 Best WordPress Plugins for Social Media, SEO, and Better Visitor Engagement in 2013
So why not have the best of both worlds? Social media and SEO are two of the best ways in which your blog, and blog-equipped website, can be found. This plugin detects requests from smartphones and loads an alternate mobile theme for your site that best suits small touchscreens. second, you can lose a huge amount of sales).
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, JANUARY 6, 2015
[Best] 27 (of the) Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2014
How can PR pros best utilize content in this environment? Find the answers to these questions and many others in more than two dozen of the best guides to social PR practices of the past year. Frequent best-of honoree Lisa Buyer summarizes the high points of a presentation by WordStream CEO Larry Kim. Read it again. ”).
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2014
[Best] Which Channels Are Best for Content Promotion? [Infographic]
This infographic lays out the facts so you can make the best promotion decisions possible for your business. Lately, I''ve been hearing more and more questions about earned, owned, and paid media. What are the differences between the three? How do they work together? How can they work separately? Which one is “better” than the others?
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, MARCH 30, 2015
[Best] 12 of the Best Guides and Sources for Free Stock Images
This was post #4 of Blogging for Business Week 2015 (#b4bweek) on Webbiquity. #1: Welcome to Blogging for Business Week! #2: 13 Great Guides to Growing Your Blog Audience. #3: Five Expert Guides to the Best Blogging Tools. But text alone isn’t enough; to really make a blog stand out, it needs to include compelling images as well.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
[Best] The Best Marketing Speakers
More important than the high engagement is this: As a group we were able to crowdsource a list of 94 of the best marketing speakers in the world. More on “best” below.). Find out more about some of the best marketing speakers out there (you might even want to book one!). Best Marketing Speakers. Add speakers to the list.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2013
[Best] The Best Marketing Blog Posts of 2013
All that writing paid off, as we also won a Gold Stevie Award for best blog content/writing at the 2013 International Business Awards. With that, here are the best VR Marketing blog posts of 2013 that you, our readers, loved the most. The Surprisingly Best Times to Send an Email Marketing Campaign. Email Marketing. Marketing.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2011
[Best] Come Together.the Best of Collaboration
COLLABORATE: to work jointly with others or together especially in an intellectual endeavor (source: Merriam-Webster). If you've followed our blog this week, you've noticed we've got collaboration on the brain. Read on! Surprising Things We've Learned in Two Years of B2B Blogging. Savvy Speaks: Collaboration Tools That Rock.
EMAGINE B2B BLOG | THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012
[Best] Best Practices for Facebook Posting
Timing is everything – The best time to post to your Facebook Timeline in general is between 8 p.m.-7 but check your analytics and experiment to find the time that’s best for your company. Find more information on timing your Facebook posts. What a Difference a Day Makes – In general, stories posted on [.].
BIZNOLOGY | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2013
[Best] Referrals: The Best New Business You Can Get
Hands down, the best new leads come from referrals. Photo credit: Aidan Jones. These prospects are likely to be highly qualified, since someone close to you thinks they might be a good fit. And since they cost you next to nothing, the ROI on referrals is stellar. Plenty. Here are four tips for generating more leads through referral.
BEYOND | FRIDAY, MAY 23, 2014
[Best] Vodafone campaign wins Gold in Best Of International Awards in Milan
This week in Milan, Base One carried off one of the prestigious Gold ‘Best Of International’ awards for a great example of how an emotional approach was successful in raising awareness amongst CIOs for Vodafone’s combined fixed and mobile capabilities
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | SUNDAY, MAY 26, 2013
[Best] 3 Best Practices That Make Online Marketing ‘Stick’ [CHART]
Best Practices That Make Online Marketing ‘Stick’ [CHART] is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. by Paul Teshima | Tweet this What’s your marketing mix? Marketers are challenged to manage a variety of different tactics and channels to reach their audiences effectively.
B2BBLOGGERS | MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2010
[Best] 5 Best Practices for B2B Corporate Blogging | B2Bbloggers.com.
By consistently employing best practices in your blog posts, your B2B Marketing blog will likely be a larger lead generator than your corporate website, attracting prospects by way of social media and the search engines. 1. Experimentation Is The New Best Practice 6. B2Bbloggers.com is an online magazine for B2B marketers.
ENGAGE | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, 2014
[Best] The Best Content Marketing at the 2014 World Cup
Twitter and Facebook each launched their own World Cup hubs so you can aggregate the best content related to the tournament in one place on your social networks. (Oh, and they also brought back those adorable hashflags, hooray!). I’m nearly giddy that the FIFA World Cup is starting today. errmm, doctor’s appointment. This is the main event!
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, JANUARY 3, 2012
[Best] Best B2B Marketing and Sales Strategy Guides and Insights of 2011
Find out here in some of the best blog posts and articles of the past year offering strategic guidance and insights for B2B marketing and sales executives. Frequent “best of” contributor Jay Baer writes that “The difference between helping and selling is just 2 letters. B2B Marketing Trends, Tips and Strategies.
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014
[Best] 6 Jobs the Best Social Media Managers Actually Do
Here are the six roles that the best social media managers play. 1) Content Creator. They need to share content that generate leads, and run new campaigns to find the best ways to do lead generation via social media. My search for a someone to run HubSpot''s social media efforts has been an eye-opening, albeit frustrating, one.
CMO ESSENTIALS | WEDNESDAY, MAY 13, 2015
[Best] 6 Evergreen Marketing Best Practices: Setting Roots for Steady Growth
What about the tried and true marketing best practices that have only improved over time? Sure, bright, shiny new things might make for quick wins , but if you want to drive long, steady growth, it’s best to trust in marketing best practices that have grown steadily over time. CMO Insights Trending
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, JANUARY 12, 2013
[Best] The Best Branded Content of the Week: January 12, 2013
Here are a few of the best branded content websites I have seen in the past few weeks. While exploring various types of branded content, I have noticed that many businesses create additional websites to promote specific campaigns or products. Samsung – We All Share. Internet Explorer – The Browser You Loved to Hate. It’s Good Now.
WINDMILL NETWORKING | THURSDAY, JANUARY 10, 2013
[Best] The 12 Best Social Media Conferences to Attend in 2013
It’s the beginning of a new year, and as our thirst for social media education and learning best practices from other businesses is only on the increase, there’s no better time to start planning to attend the best social media conferences that 2013 has plans to offer us than now. Picture: iStrategy London 2012 by Koogar.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2013
[Best] 10 of the World's Best Storytellers [SlideShare]
the best of those stories being passed down from generation to generation. Whatever your goal, whether to initiate social change, make a sale, or make a friend, the people who are best at it are the ones who can tell a story that makes you sit up, listen, and understand. The best storytellers'' messages are heard. Shocking.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, JULY 15, 2013
[Best] Funny Business: The Best Digital Marketing Humor, 2013 Edition
The 7 best “what I’m really doing” graphics by iMedia Connection. Cara Friedman highlights a dozen of the best Twitter parody accounts, including @Lord_Voldemort7 (“If Lord Voldemort was evil at Hogwarts, imagine him giving commentary on current pop culture”), @FakeAPStylebook and @BettyFckinWhite.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2011
[Best] Savvy Speaks: Case Study Writing Best Practices
This week the Savvy Sisters share their best tips on making them more effective. What are your best practices for case studies? Whether you call it a case study, a success story, or something else, these little action-packed workhorses go a long way toward helping your buyers down the sales cycle. Heather. Consider Video. Wendy. Jamie.
WINDMILL NETWORKING | MONDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2011
[Best] The 25 Best Social Media Books of 2011
It seems like only yesterday that I was writing my review of the best social media books of 2010 , a list that included only 15 selections. Time flies so fast and 2012 is just around the corner, so it’s time to reveal my picks for best books of 2011. Engage! The Revised and Updated by Brian Solis. Now on to the list! Thomas.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2012
[Best] 18 (of the) Best SEO Link Building Guides of 2011
What are the best link-building strategies in a post-Panda world? Discover the answers to those questions and more here in 18 of the best SEO link building guides of the past year. ” It occasionally even works for annual “best of” roundups as well. Links still matter for SEO. by WebProNews. by Performics.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | FRIDAY, MAY 9, 2014
[Best] How to Convert Raw Leads into Best Friends Forever
Or even better, let’s get them applauding for our products… Why settle for buyers when you could have best friends? Here are my three secrets to help you form and deepen relationships online, effectively converting raw leads into your new best friends. 1. Content marketing is the best way to demonstrate expertise and credibility.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | WEDNESDAY, MAY 23, 2012
[Best] 3 Reasons Marketing Made Simple TV is the best online marketing show
Here are 3 reasons it’s the best marketing show out there today. It offers the best guests and format. Interviews & Guest Appearances Find New Customers lead-generation management-best-practices Marketing Made Simple marketing-campaignsMarketing Made Simple TV is the new marketing show from Find New Customers.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2011
[Best] What’s the best book on B2B marketing?
Let’s have some fun. A lot of great books by superb authors have been written on B2B marketing – but which is the best? Please select which of these B2B marketing books is best. Here’s a chance to speak your mind. We’ll share the results with our readers in a couple of weeks. View This Poll customer surveys.
MARKETING ACTION | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
[Best] 10 Best Practices for Mobile-Friendly Emails
When you start seeing your emails through the hyper-speed experience lens of mobile subscribers, a lot of the best practices of mobile email fall in line. The post 10 Best Practices for Mobile-Friendly Emails appeared first on Act-On Marketing Blog. Have you heard? No matter how you count it, mobile is big and getting bigger. Really.
WEBBIQUITY | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
[Best] 21 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Tools and Rants of 2012 So Far
So what are the best tactics for marketing and advertising on Facebook? How can marketers best utilize social plugins for the platform? Find the answers to these questions and many others here in more than 20 of the best Facebook guides, tactics, observations, tools, stats and rants of 2012 thus far. Facebook Apps and Tools.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
[Best] The “Who is Best?” Buying Phase
Lead Generation Companies | The “Who is Best? They’ve spent a small fortune on defining why they’re best. Buying Phase. If you’ve read the highly acclaimed white paper, How to Find New Customers , you’re already familiar with the customer buying process in there. How to Find New Customers.
DIGITAL B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, JANUARY 3, 2013
[Best] Email Best Practice or Recipe for Disaster?
“Hey…” was the best subject line in Barack Obama’s fundraising emails. Not long at all… Your Turn Is email personalization a true best practice or a tactic that will backfire on marketers that don’t dramatically increase the value of their email at the same time? You test exhaustively.
THE FORWARD OBSERVER | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 2014
[Best] The 3 Social Media Networks That Are Best for B2B Marketing
The best networking happens in the context of comments and status engagement. Artillery B2B Marketing Blog > The Forward Observer. As a B2B marketer, are you overwhelmed by all the available social media networks? Don’t be. Focus on these three to get the most bang for your buck. It can also prevent you from having a meaningful (i.e.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2011
[Best] Savvy Speaks: ENewsletter Best Practices
best practices. What are your best practices for eNewsletters? ENewsletters are a great way to stay top of mind with your prospects and customers. But what makes a great eNewsletter and which ones go straight to the recycle bin? The Savvy Sisters have some advice on the subject: Stephanie. Lure 'em In. Jamie. Heather. Michele.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | WEDNESDAY, MAY 28, 2014
[Best] The Best Example of a Human Email…EVER.
The Best Example of a Human Email…EVER. was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link]. Author: DJ Waldow “We don’t have time for a long email, and neither do you. It’s very important that we all stay focused and get to the bottom of this Jay-Z / Solange / Beyoncé situation. think.
MARKETRI | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2013
[Best] B2B Marketing Plan Best Practices: 5 Simple Rules to Follow
There are, however, five simple best practice rules that all marketing plans should have. But, to keep our best practices simple, be sure to define your B2B company’s target markets in your marketing plan. Try our five simple marketing plan best practice rules to get started today! purposely saved it for last.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2012
[Best] Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2011
Oh well, whatever you call the discipline of maximizing a company’s online visibility in a world where search is much more than Google-Yahoo-Bing and where web presence is much more than a corporate website, here are 18 of the best blog posts and articles from the past year on how to do it well. That sounds like a Google search to me.”
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2011
[Best] Best Email Marketing Tips, Tactics and Metrics of 2010
Find the answers to those questions and others here in more than two dozen of the best email marketing guides of the past year. Use e-mail for what e-mail is best at! Though acknowledging that “There’s no global best practice that makes your campaign stats jump, no design layout that wins every time. Karen J.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015
[Best] The Best Show on Television in my opinion
The Best Show on Television. 60Minutes is the most shocking show on television and it’s classic “Must Watch” TV every Sunday evening for me. The story on failing Infrastructure was shocking and disturbing to watch. Falling bridges and all the failing roads was shocking to watch. Please raise the gas tax Congress!
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2012
[Best] The Best Branded Content of the Year: 2012
Because learning from the past is always the best way to move forward in the future, let's take a moment to remember a few of the best branded content campaigns of the past year. Brands have been trying to figure out the best way to use Instagram since it skyrocketed in popularity this year. Red Bull - Stratos Project.
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2011
[Best] The Best Place To Nurse A Hangover AT SXSW (And 8 Other Tips)
As a resident of Austin and a repeat attendee at SXSW, here are my 9 Best Places To Explore At SXSW. Best Place To Grab Food On The Go. Here in Austin the best foods are served out of trucks. Best Place To Break Out Your Shiny MacBook. Best Place To Hideout. Best Spots To Immortalize Your Trip. Seriously.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, MAY 2, 2014
[Best] The Best Cold Email Pitch I've Ever Gotten
But this last month, we got one of the best pitches I''ve ever seen. think they have some of the best content on the web for marketers. All of these little nuanced elements came together at once to be one of the best pitches I''ve seen, hands down. HubSpot gets a lot of pitches in our inbox every month. maybe. He knew our tone.
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2013
[Best] The Best Branded Content of the Week: June 8, 2013
I’m not sure if it is due to the quickly approaching Father''s Day holiday, or simply a coincidence, but some of the best content marketing efforts from the past few days are quite clearly aimed toward men. The best part is, you can actually buy these sets for that special man in your life. Oscar Mayer — Say it with Bacon.
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2013
[Best] 24 More of the Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2012
As noted in 21 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Tools and Rants of 2012 So Far a few months back, Facebook remains the 800-pound gorilla of the social networking world. Or if not—how have recent changes in Facebook’s layout changed best practices for marketers? aging demographic may be cause for concern. Is it becoming uncool?
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | MONDAY, JUNE 3, 2013
[Best] IDC Announces the 2013 Chief Marketing Officer ROI Matrix, Providing Insights Into What Makes the Technology Industry’s Best-in-Class CMOs Successful
IDC sees best-practice CMOs entering the budget process with cost-savings in hand and better positioning to seek additional funding. Editor’s Note: Clearly the best invest considerably more and invest in areas to move the business needle. Marketing CMO IDC management-best-practices ROI I just wish to share the conclusion.
WEBBIQUITY | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
[Best] Best New B2B Marketing Blogs – The Blog Tree (Infographic)
The best B2B marketing blogs are once again creatively presented by marketing automation provider Eloqua and JESS3 in this year’s Blog Tree. It’s gratifying to see that Webbiquity sprouted a leaf this time out.
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014
[Best] How to Become the Best Blogger in Your Niche
So here’s my thesis: If you are the best blogger in your niche, you can be the most successful in your niche. And here’s the really good news: You can become the best blogger in your niche. The best advice that I’ve read comes from the article I cited above, regarding the role of transparency in the workplace.
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2012
[Best] Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2
Find the answers to these questions and many more here in more than 40 of the best reports, studies, videos and other sources of social media, search, and other marketing facts and statistics of the past year. How can B2B companies best take advantage of social media? SEO Salaries and the Best Cities for SEO Jobs by Onward Search.
SALES INTELLIGENCE VIEW | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2012
[Best] Pre-call Research Best Practices
Ensure that your pre-call research isn’t a wasted effort with a few best practice tips. Determine and use the best sources of information. Conducting pre-call research is a necessary part of every sales effort, and, in most cases, can cost an organization a lot of time and money. Define research goals. Mine the most important data.
SALES CHALLENGER | TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2011
[Best] When the Customer Does NOT Know Best
The best questions are sometimes statements – Making an assumption or agreeing with the customer can invite the customer to keep talking. In today’s world of complex solutions offerings, one thing we’ve all learned is, solutions are not only hard to sell , but they’re also hard to buy. how the purchase is going to get done?
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2015
[Best] 4 Promotion Strategies Used by the Best Business Bloggers
Although this framework is commonly used to create smaller pieces of content from large surveys or thought leadership pieces; the best content marketers have learned that content can also flow upwards in the pyramid from items such as blog posts. • Repurposing the best posts as sales enablement assets. For example: ?80%
B2BMARKETINGSMARTS | MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2011
[Best] Four B2B best practices for late buy-cycle marketing
Virtually all of today’s B2B marketing advice involves the benchmarks, best practices and how-tos for demand generation, nurturing, social media and content. Four B2B best practices for late buy-cycle marketing is a post from: B2BMarketingSmarts. These four topics are all vital parts of the process of making a B2B sale.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2013
[Best] 20 More of the Best Twitter Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2012
As noted here in a preliminary summary of the best Twitter articles and posts of 2012 last fall, “Twitterers collectively post a billion tweets every three days. Find the answers to those questions and many others here in 20 of the best Twitter guides, tools and reviews of 2012. Spend your time more productively there?
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2013
[Best] Communication: The Best Bang for Your Buck
At the beginning of the year I set a goal to improve communication across the entire company, from the way we communicate to our customers to the way we communicate among the management team, the way management communicates with team members, and how team members communicate with each other. What a great use of time, not to mention a lot of fun.
PWB MARKETING BLOG | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
[Best] List Management: Tips to Best Manage your Campaigns
The best lists will allow clients to choose what they want to see in messaging. It seems to be something of a challenge though, so I offer instead a few basic best practices for list management: 1) Subscribers should always Opt In to receive your email messages. Avoid becoming SPAM at all costs. ” it raid. Did they call more?
VIEWPOINT | TUESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2013
[Best] Best of PowerViews: Exciting Future for Inside Sales Experts
Over the last year, I’ve had the privilege of interviewing over 30 influential B2B sales and marketing leaders. It has been a pleasure to interview each of them and share perspectives on topics ranging from B2B lead generation and inside sales to social media trends and personal branding. Each interview is available on our blog and YouTube channel.
SALESFUSION | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
[Best] Tell Us About Your Best Event Ever
The post Tell Us About Your Best Event Ever appeared first on Salesfusion. Events
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2015
[Best] 3 Soft Selling Skills I See In My Best Sales Development Reps
Here are 3 soft selling skills that I''ve seen in my best reps over the years. I was having an interesting discussion with my Director of Marketing the other day about her perspective on hard vs. soft sales skills. And they definitely like to be heard. Empathy. There is nothing more important than identifying with a prospect''s pain.
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2012
[Best] 10 of the Best B2B Facebook Timeline Cover Photos
Below are 10 of the best examples that I have seen, and they are divided into three categories: product images, inspirational photos and illustrations. One month ago, Facebook announced the Page changes , and you had the whole month to get your Page in line. And you were able to launch the update any time during the past month. Volvo Trucks.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2013
[Best] Highlights of This Week’s Best Posts
Weekly Summary of the Best Posts from Fearless Competitor.com – and don’t forget the offer at the top right. Daniel Pink, the New York Times best-selling author, was a recent guest on my popular syndicated TV show, Marketing Made Simple TV. We’ll share our data when we get it. Hope you like it too.
CMO ESSENTIALS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2015
[Best] Personalization 3.0: Turning Your Website into Your Best Salesperson
You need to understand what motivates them, so you can take your best guess at what’s relevant to them. In fact, customer experience research from Aberdeen shows that 95% of best-in-class organizations are able to deliver consistent messages to customers across multiple channels , versus only 56% of all others. More personalized?
MARKETRI | FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2012
[Best] Our Top 10 Best Practices for Blogging
Blogging is one of the best and most cost efficient ways to generate and share your unique thought leadership. With this in mind, we go to great lengths to educate our clients on the basics of blogging and also offer in-depth training sessions with tips and best practices. Solve or address a problem. Keep it conversational. Syndicate.
SALES INTELLIGENCE VIEW | MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2011
[Best] 10 of the Best Sales Sites
As a social marketing associate at InsideView , I like to spend my morning gathering the best sales content to dish out throughout the week. Part of our mission here is to give our fans and other audiences the best sales knowledge they need to get the job done. Fill the Funnel. 2. Your Sales Playbook. 3. No More Cold Calling. 4.
WEBBIQUITY | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
[Best] Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)
Read on to learn how social media is changing PR, how pitching bloggers is different from traditional media outreach, how to optimize press releases for search and online distribution, which tools should be in your social PR toolbox and more here in some of the best articles and blog posts on social PR of 2010 so far. Like what? Digg this!
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2013
[Best] The Best Branded Content of the Week: February 9, 2013
Lets take a look at the best branded content of the post-Super Bowl week. Because this campaign was both extremely engaging and highly newsworthy, it gets points for being one of the best branded content campaigns this week. The best part of the video is its soundtrack – the noise of the factory floor transformed into song.
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, JANUARY 5, 2013
[Best] The Best Branded Content of the Week: January 5, 2013
Here are the winners of the best (and possibly only) branded content of the week! hope you've enjoyed the best branded content of this week; fingers crossed that next week brings us more content! Nivea - Kiss of the Year. Nivea gets the award for presenting the first campaign of the New Year. Pixar - Monsters University.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2012
[Best] The 10 Best-Branded Companies on Instagram
Earlier this year, we profiled five brands that have each built themselves a solid marketing presence on Instagram, the popular photo editing and sharing social network so often linked to Twitter and Facebook updates. Now, I'm sure most of you know that social media is important. I’m also confident that many of you know some basic strategies.
THE ROI GUY | FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2013
[Best] How can you Best Prevent Stalled Deals?
That you are the best provider with the most cost effective, low risk and high value solution. A stall in flight is often experienced when an airplane pilot tries to climb too fast, experiencing a sudden reduction in lift as the upward angle of the airplane reaches a critical point where the wings no longer provide sufficient lift. Why You?
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2011
[Best] The Best B2B Marketing Ideas of 2010 – Q1 Review
B2B Lead Generation | The Best B2B Marketing Ideas of the Year. Kinaxis has a lot of great video content with tons of humor, but this campaign – witty and remarkable, is their very best. Demand Generation lead generation Leadership Management best practices Marketing marketing funnel Remarkable content Sales 2.0 HubspotTV.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011
[Best] Savvy Speaks: Web Copywriting Best Practices
The Savvy Sisters give you some of their best web copywriting strategies: Wendy. Put your best foot forward. The best web copy in the whole world won't be read if is buried below the "fold" on a standard browser. What are your best practices for web copy? Everyone has a website these days. Keep it Clean.
MARKETRI | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2012
[Best] Our Top 5 Best Practices for Hosting an Effective Webinar
Here are 5 of our best practices for hosting a successful webinar: Identify a Target Audience : Be sure to identify a target audience before creating your content so that you are sure to hit on topics and questions that will resonate with them. We have found that email reminders work best. So how do you get started creating a webinar?
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, JANUARY 26, 2013
[Best] The Best Branded Content of the Week: January 26, 2013
In this spirit, we'll take a closer look at some of the best branded content campaigns of the week that have taken care to promote across multiple channels. Brands are getting smart about promoting their branded content across multiple channels. Diesel – Days to Live. Diesel suggests that I waste them more bravely. Target – Tweet the Runway.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, MAY 2, 2014
[Best] Facebook Says These Are the 15 Best Brands on Facebook
Blue Awards: The Best of the Best. 1) If We Made It. Gold Awards: The Best of the Rest. 1) Facebook for Good Gold Award: Bentley Burial. On April 29, Facebook announced the winners of the third annual Facebook Studio Awards -- Facebook''s way of recognizing brands and agencies from around the world creating great campaigns.
THE MARKETING OPTIONS | FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2010
[Best] Best Practice Guide B2B Events
Marketers and marketing departments are under increasing pressure to deliver more sales leads and more qualified leads. B2B Marketing events have traditionally been a lucrative source of quality sales leads when expertly planned and executed.
B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG | FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2008
[Best] Lead Nurturing Best Practices Research and Data
MarketingSherpa just published data on lead nurturing best practices based on a survey of 1,000 marketers. Sherpa's research focuses on the following nurturing best practices: Using multiple tactics rather than relying on email only. Here's a post where I share content ideas for lead nurturing and the best tactics to use.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
[Best] The #1 Best-Kept Secret in SEO
If you do send your release to journalists, understand that their inboxes are already saturated with releases, so your best bet is to send your release out online, where you know it can do some SEO good. The #1 Best-Kept Secret in SEO was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link].
JILL KONRATH'S FRESH SALES STRATEGIES BLOG | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013
[Best] 3 Tips to Get The Best Response From LinkedIn Inmail
Since publishing my two free ebooks Cracking the LinkedIn Sales Code and LinkedIn Sales Secrets Revealed , I get asked tons of question about how to use LinkedIn best. Here are three tips to help you get the best response from LinkedIn Inmail: 1. One of the most contentious issues relates to the use of InMail. Period. Make it relevant.
TOMORROW PEOPLE | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2012
[Best] Which Social Platform Do You Find Best for Interaction? [POLL]
POLL: Which Social Platform Do You Find Best for Interaction
B2B IDEAS @ WORK | FRIDAY, JULY 3, 2015
[Best] The 17 Best B2B Content Marketing Posts Ever Written
They are not organized in order of "best" to "worst", instead I have organized them into the order of questions you need answered to do content marketing well. It worked! You were drawn in by my audacious headline! And yes I am seriously going to try and do this. There are tons of posts out there on content marketing. Some of them aren't.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, MAY 30, 2014
[Best] 11 Best Practices for More Effective Content Curation
These best practices are based primarily on what we do at Heinz Marketing, plus what we’ve seen scale well in the curation efforts of our clients and partners. Curious to hear what some of your best practices are for curating content, as well -- please feel free to share them in the comments. Instead, try to space it out a bit.
NUSPARK | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2013
[Best] B2B Online Video Marketing; Planning to Execution Best Practices for Lead Generation
Many times it’s best to plan a video strategy to target all levels of buyers within the funnel. B2B Video Marketing Best Practices. multi-media strategy works best. Offering prospects a white paper or case study in exchange for an email address is best practice to generate leads with content. Why Video. Implementation.
VOLACCI | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
[Best] Best Practices for Podcasts
Although the idea of recording and uploading an audio file may seem very basic, there are a few best practices to keep in mind in order to produce a fun and effective podcast. Obviously, as with producing any kind of content, there is no single best way of going about putting together a podcast. volacci seo podcast , best practices
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2014
[Best] Why the Best Marketing Teams Embrace Process
But that''s a mistake -- the best marketing teams embrace process as a way to continually execute great marketing campaigns. And the best part of KISSmetrics'' method is that everything is reusable from webinar to webinar. But for many of us, it''s tough to simply start creating on command. The Science Behind Process.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2012
[Best] 20 (More of the) Best SEO Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011
Discover how to use Google Analytics data, technical tweaks, website audits, keyword research, fresh content, social media activities and more for SEO success here in 20 more of the best SEO guides of 2011, a follow-up to 40 of the Best SEO Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far) published last November. But SEO is changing.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2015
[Best] The 20 Best Sites for Wasting Time on the Internet
20 of the Best Sites For Wasting Time on the Internet. 1) WaitButWhy. There's a lot of content out there about productivity -- everything from hacks to shortcuts to tips and tricks for how to get more done in less time. But what about those times when you just want to surf the internet aimlessly? We have a few better ideas. Great times.
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2013
[Best] How To Find the Best B2B Social Media Linkedin Groups
Most people learn how to use Linkedin by building a network of professional connections. Some even take the time to post updates to their activity feed. But if you haven’t noticed yet, not a lot of people hang out in the activity stream on Linkedin. The lion’s share of real engagement happens in Linkedin Groups, especially for B2B companies.
ENGAGE | WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014
[Best] 11 Best Practices for Social Journalists
Our director of social journalism Ricky Ribeiro imparted these 11 best practices. 1. What best practices do you find help you as a social journalist? Social journalism is a fairly new term. It hasn’t even made it to the Oxford dictionary yet—unlike “twerk” and “selfie”—but then again we don’t have Miley backing us up. Useful. Relevant.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2011
[Best] 55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010
ROI remains a contentious issue, but in at least a few areas best practices began to emerge. Discover the answers to these questions and more here in 55 of the best guides to social media strategies, tactics, tools and statistics of the past year. social sharing best practices for driving traffic by iMedia Connection. Magazine.
MARKETING ACTION | FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2015
[Best] Mobile Search Engine Optimization Best Practices
Mobile Optimization Best Practices. Differing best practices exist based on your specific mobile configuration setup. Mobile SEO Best Practices. Best practice length for titles on mobile is 40-60 characters and meta descriptions within 90 characters and spaces. What does this mean for you? Let’s connect the dots.
VIEWPOINT | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2012
[Best] B2B Lead Generation: The Best of PowerViews
hope you enjoyed this edition of “The Best of PowerViews”. Over the past few months I have had the pleasure of interviewing nineteen influential B2B sales and marketing leaders to discuss their views in areas like traditional and new media strategies, current and future trends, B2B lead generation, and sales lead management.
WEBBIQUITY | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2012
[Best] Seven of the Best Guides to Marketing with Pinterest of 2012
And if Pinterest is worth the effort of getting to know the ins and outs of yet another social network, what are the best practices for using it? While consumer brand marketers are embracing Pinterest enthusiastically, many B2B marketers are still in a quandary about the visual sharing site. So, is Pinterest worthwhile for business marketing?
WEBBIQUITY | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2011
[Best] Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
Get the answers to all of these questions and more here in some of the best social PR guides, tips and tools of the past year. Public Relations: The best press release is no press release by MarketingSherpa. Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far). How can you amplify and extend new releases through social media?
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2012
[Best] 3 Reasons Mad Marketing TV is the best marketing show
Mad Marketing TV – the weekly marketing show hosted by Jeff Ogden of Find New Customers and sponsored by Act-On Software is the best marketing show out there today. Best Marketing Guests. Best information. We believe that sincerely. Why is Mad Marketing TV better than other marketing shows? That quickly grows tiresome.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2012
[Best] Dryers and marketing the best we can
But like a mom, there are times you need to just make peace with the fact that you're doing the best you can. Sometimes, even when we think we're not doing the best job we can, we are. Trying to market yourself is kind of like being a mom. No matter what you do, you never think it's enough. should have paid more attention.
FIFTH GEAR ANALYTICS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2011
[Best] 5 Best Practices for Multichannel Campaign Success. (Case Study)
We came away with 5 best practices for multichannel campaign success An international document destruction company wanted to kick start sales in the New Year while resolutions to clean up were fresh in the minds of CEOs and office managers. What did we learn?
ANNUITAS | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014
[Best] 5 Best Practices for Engaging a Global Audience
Here are 5 best practices to follow: Identify Themes for your Messaging. *Today’s post was written by guest blogger, Liz O’Neill Dennison, content marketing manager at Kapost. Engaging today’s hyper-connected, self-sufficient buyer is a challenge for enterprise companies operating in different markets.
CRIMSON MARKETING | TUESDAY, JANUARY 6, 2015
[Best] What is the Best Content to Use for Each Stage of the B2B Sales Cycle? [Infographic]
The post What is the Best Content to Use for Each Stage of the B2B Sales Cycle? Key takeaways include: Blogs and newsletters are most valued by B2B buyers early in the sales cycle, when they are starting to learn about a topic and evaluate products/vendors. 80% of buyers want to continue to receive content after a sale is completed.
B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG | SUNDAY, MAY 20, 2012
[Best] Marketing Strategy: 3 Steps to find the best tactics and results
Tweet There have never been more ways to connect with customers, but how can we cut through all of the options, stay within our budgets, and choose what works best for our specific marketplace? Cindy Humphrey advises going back to marketing basics. There are platforms and tools that never existed just five years ago,” Humphrey says.
SALES CHALLENGER | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2013
[Best] Your Best Reps Are Leaving
It is well known that the costs of hiring, training, coaching, and compensating new employees are high. According to our 2010 Sales and Training benchmarks , companies spend on average USD 3,400 per year on training reps. This means that you have to actively seek these individuals out, and engage them whenever possible.
SALESFUSION | MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014
[Best] Content Marketing Best Practices
You may first partner with us because we offer the best partner compensation and benefits in the industry. But, you’ll stay with us because we offer the best partner experience in the industry. Best Practices Customer Interaction Social Media Website Tracking [one_half valign="middle"] Partner Portal.
CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MATRIX | SUNDAY, AUGUST 16, 2015
[Best] New Paper -- Which Social Media Marketing Methods Are Best For You?
The actual mechanics of relating these factors are something you’ll best understand by downloading the paper. I’ve long been intrigued by the notion that complex business decisions can be reduced to relatively simple rules of thumb. Perhaps I shouldn’t admit this, at least when it comes to decisions I might be paid to make as a consultant.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2011
[Best] The Best Ways to Improve the Relevancy of Your Emails
What tactics work best to improve the relevancy of email campaigns? Find New Customers helps companies like yours(with 150 to 5,000 employees and complex products) implement lead generation programs to improve the way you find and acquire high quality sales leads using best practices in online lead generation. sponsored by Genius.com).