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  • THE POINT  |  MONDAY, JULY 23, 2012
    [Best] Why Chasing Hot Leads is a Bad Idea
    As I wrote previously in a white paper, “ Lead Recycling: A More Cost Effective Approach to Demand Generation for High-Technology Companies ,” focusing demand generation investment on acquiring net new, hot leads is an expensive proposition at best, and at worst, a recipe for failure. In theory, anyway.
  • KEO MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2015
    [Best] Why You Must Know Your Social Media Followers
    One of the most challenging and time-consuming aspects of social media marketing is identifying the best ways to connect with your particular target audience. Social media engagement and monitoring should be a core part of your marketing campaign, and KEO Marketing can help you best connect with your audience.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016
    [Best] Why Mobile Marketing Needs to be a Priority
    Major brands from Walmart to Best Buy have alarmed shareholders and employees alike in recent years with struggling profits and slumping sales. Friday means Friday Five time - our curated collection of 5 recent articles from the around the web on one topic. This edition it's Mobile Marketing. Read the full story on Entrepreneur.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2016
    [Best] How to Email Really Busy People: 10 Tips for Standing Out in Their Inbox
    Avoid potentially spammy or misleading subject lines like, “5 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Read This Post” or “The Best Decision You’ll Make Today.” Here are a few of the subject lines that have worked best for me when reaching out to promote a recent blog post or land a high value guest feature: “[Company Name] feature in my post”.
  • SNAPAPP  |  MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016
    [Best] HCSS’s SnapApp Bracket Challenge Featured in Fortune Magazine
    Read “ Here Are the Best Construction Projects in America ” at Fortune Magazine! Exciting news! On April 30th Fortune Magazine published a feature article on Heavy Construction Systems Specialist ’s (HCSS) brilliant bracket marketing campaign that was created with SnapApp. and Canada. 800% increase in overall web visitor traffic.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016
    [Best] 6 Overlooked Ways to Win More New Clients
    The best way for your agency to prove value to a lead is to start demonstrating value as soon as possible. Try out your best ideas on yourself, and don't be afraid to experiemnt. Every agency professional knows that sinking feeling -- you pursued what you thought was a warm lead for weeks, only to have them pass on your services.
  • B2BBLOGGERS  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2012
    [Best] 5 Secrets Behind A Strong B2B Content Marketing Strategy
    In B2B social media, the best results come with great content. Getting to know each of your channels and what type of information is best consumed there will help achieve maximum results for each piece of content you produce. The best information will remain undiscovered if it lacks a certain level of entertainment.
  • DIGITAL B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2013
    [Best] 3 Steps to Using Data in an Imperfect Data World
    Collected from registration forms, browsing behavior or appended offline data sources, collecting online data is an imperfect process at best. Data is reinventing the online advertising market. Today, algorithmic media buying is one of the fastest growing areas in online advertising and without data, it wouldn’t even exist.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2016
    [Best] SEO for B2B: 3 Reasons Why You Can’t Avoid It Anymore
    SEO for B2B: 3 Reasons Why You Can’t Avoid It Anymore was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link] The post SEO for B2B: 3 Reasons Why You Can’t Avoid It Anymore appeared first on Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. But can you afford to skip SEO?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
    [Best] E-Newsletters: What’s the Ideal Format?
    Newsletters: What’s the best format to send yours so it gets delivered, opened, and read? . There is a definite divergence of opinions, but according to my readers, the preferred formatting and distribution method for e-Newsletters is HTML. Half What about PDF files? Either sent as an attachment, or viewed as a page on their websites.).
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2012
    [Best] Business Blogs and the Parisbas Tennis Open
    This week I’m watching the world’s best players battle it out on the courts at the Parisbas Tennis Open in Indian Wells, California. I’ve noticed a few things that applies to content marketing. Is your blog like my tennis, a hit or a miss? Are you writing posts that are clear winners for your readers? Persistence pays.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2012
    [Best] B2B CMOs – Get Out of Your Silo and Lead
    Twitter, Hootsuite, Adobe AIR, Radian6, mobile and more – CMO’s have to be on top of the best opportunities to promote and monitor  their company and products or services online. B2B CMOs must break out of the marketing silo (ivory tower?) and lead , among other things. The way people buy has changed forever.
  • STORIES THAT SELL  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2011
    [Best] Can You Doctor Customers’ Quotes?
    They are pleased to indicate that the featured solution works well for them, and they're happy, but don't change their words to make it sound like it's the best thing that ever happened to them. In journalism, a person's direct quote is sacred. What's said is said, and any journalist with integrity doesn't change a word. It's marketing.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2014
    [Best] The Importance of a Good Leadership page – Rob and Deploy Ideas
    “R&D – Rob and Deploy – the best marketing ideas from others” by Henry Devries. One of the best ways to promote your LinkedIn profile is to add a View my LinkedIn Profile button to the top of your blog, which we did.  It’s at the top of this blog now. And does John Giuliani look happy? No he does not.
  • CONTENTLY  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
    [Best] 4 Questions You Need to Answer Before You Create a Content Plan
    Five best practices, applied periodically, help determine channel strategy: 1. Identify which strategies work best for other publishers and brands, and consider how to emulate them. 6. This is a modified excerpt from “ Content Methodology: A Best Practices Report ,” by Joe Lazauskas and Rebecca Lieb.
  • CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MATRIX   |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014
    [Best] What Makes a Good Marketing Platform? Rules for Platformality
    still think that’s the best approach although the details of how to make it happen are far from clear. That Scott Brinker is such a devil. Last month he goaded me into coming up with a framework for relating marketing technology to business strategy , which I''ll present at the MarTech conference in August. This means something specific.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2016
    [Best] How to Sell Your Ideas
    It’s your job to convince them that your idea is the right and best idea for getting the results they want. Data is one of the best ways to make it easy for the client to say “yes.” This post originally appeared on HubSpot's Agency Post. To read more content like this, subscribe to Agency Post. Want more tips on how to sell your ideas?
  • CRIMSON MARKETING  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2013
    [Best] 3 Ways B2B Buying is Changing In 2014
    Buyers are also starting to collaborate and exchange information to find the best solutions for their businesses. Reviews will be used to help identify the best vendors. New channels and technology are changing the way B2B buyers behave. Whether it is how, when or where they buy. Buyers Will Expect More. Corporate Marketing
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, APRIL 7, 2014
    [Best] [Infographic] Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit 2014 Map
    Author: Dayna Rothman We are SO excited for tomorrow, the official kick-off day for  Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit 2014 ! The agenda is jam-packed with high-value thought leadership sessions, inspiring keynotes, a fantastic expo hall, and some hopping parties. That’s why we created this handy infographic map! Event Marketing Infographic
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  MONDAY, JULY 7, 2014
    [Best] 6 Ways to Optimize Video Content like a B2B SEO Pro
    Truthfully, I almost always optimize content according to Google best practices , however it’s important to realize that YouTube is actually the world’s second most popular search engine. When thinking about the term “SEO,” the big 3 search engines (Google, Yahoo, Bing) immediately come to mind. Nobody wants sit through a long video.
  • DIGITAL B2B MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2012
    [Best] 3 Ways to Fuel Your Marketing Automation Cycle with Data
    When judged against your competitors, continuing to deliver content at the best time requires continuing to push the boundaries in the data you collect and how you use that data. Marketing automation is built on the premise of delivering the right communication to the right person at the right time. Here are three things you can add today. 1.
  • LEADERSHIP  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2015
    [Best] Predictive Analytics Takes CMOs From Survive to Thrive
    97% said that it helped them see how and why their best customers buy, 89% said it helped them identify new leads, and 92% said it helped them adjust their marketing mix to best reach new buyers. As the cold weather starts to roll in for many of us, it’s easy to get curious about what the near future has in store, temperature-wise.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2015
    [Best] 5 Signs You Don’t Know Your B2B Customer
    As you narrowed down your choices by asking characteristic questions, the winner made the best guess, first. Do you remember the board game Guess Who? You and your opponent would try to guess which character each other selected by confirming various features such as eye color, hair, hats, glasses, and more. But take a close look. This month?
  • MARKETRI  |  THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2013
    [Best] The Elevator Pitch: How to Craft an Effective "30 Second Commercial"
    As marketers for the professional services industry, we’ve found that the best way to avoid such pitfalls is by creating a “30 second commercial” (aka “elevator pitch”) for your firm and training employees to use it in their face-to-face interactions with clients and prospects. Part 1: The Introduction.
  • CRIMSON MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
    [Best] How CMOs Can Make Big Data Relevant to the Sales Team
    Let’s say you are monitoring your buyer’s Twitter feed and have a best practice in place to share tweets with your sales reps. Author and Futurist John Naisbitt famously wrote, “We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.” Fast forward to the present. the equivalent of 520 million books.”. Buyers Don’t Need You Anymore.
  • BIZIBLE  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2017
    [Best] How to Build a Successful Content Marketing Campaign
    Monitoring which of your content pieces performed best can give you ideas about what to keep doing and what to change in the future. Running a successful content marketing campaign requires that your content attracts visitors and entices them to come back for more. It’s not enough for your marketing efforts to attract just anyone.
  • THE B2B RESEARCH BLOG  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 15, 2014
    [Best] B2B social media – a two horse race?
    And if you believe in the wisdom of crowds (or self-fulfilling prophecies) then the latest B2B Social Media Benchmark report reveals where you’re likely to get the best return on this effort. Social media is time consuming.  The average B2B marketing department spends 17% of their time on it. In 2013 Twitter had the lead by a nose. 
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
    [Best] How do you choose the right WordPress hosting solution for your websites?
    Here’s the bottom line: If your WordPress blog is really important and you can’t afford to alienate your customers or be down for long periods – then you need WPEngine.  It is the best, plain and simple. Fearless Competitor is proud to recommend WP Engine. Check out the offer to get 2 months free below. Dedicated Hosting.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2017
    [Best] 5 Ways to Find Marketing Inspiration in Your Daily Life
    Ways to Find Marketing Inspiration in Your Daily Life was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link] The post 5 Ways to Find Marketing Inspiration in Your Daily Life appeared first on Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. That email won’t right itself. Was it funny?
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2015
    [Best] 2 Big Steps to Remove Friction During the Checkout Process
    With pros and cons to both sides, you may have trouble deciding which option works best for you. And then feel free to let us know which option worked best for you so we can share with the world. Your goal as an ecommerce retailer is to remove as many obstacles as you can between want and buy. There’s still a problem, though.
  • INFLUITIVE B2B  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016
    [Best] Have You Met “The Advocates”? (We Think You’ll Like Them…)
    Curbing the corporate-imagined script of the past several years, The Advocates no longer adhere to your best guess at buying behaviors, common characteristics and typical trends. Meet The Advocates. The post Have You Met “The Advocates”? (We Think You’ll Like Them…) appeared first on Influitive.
  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2012
    [Best] What’s On Your Sales And Marketing Program Wish List For 2013?
    It’s crucial to have the proper amount of resources allocated to each outside sales rep to fill pipeline – the best way to do that is to reevaluate how many outside reps each inside rep is dedicated to. It’s December 3 rd and the most wonderful time of year has begun. The malls are packed, the trees are lit and holiday music is being played.
  • CLIENT BRIDGE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2012
    [Best] Content Marketing Checklist
    Build an Email List Sooner Rather than Later" Email is that best way to deepen the relationship created with your content. But defining content marketing is easier than executing a content marketing campaign. CopyBlogger has a 10-step checklist for a successful content marketing program. Don't build your business there. View Original Articl
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015
    [Best] 5 Website Design Lessons for Industrial Businesses
    Think about what makes you unique, and how best to represent that online. When you’re thinking about purchasing a high-ticket item, chances are you’ll do your research to find the best possible option. Before you get started writing anything – answer this question: What value do you provide to your customers? Web Design
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
    [Best] New Logos Don’t Fix Marketing Problems
    New Logos Don’t Fix Marketing Problems was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link]. Author: Glen Lipka Recently, Yahoo! showed 30 new logos in 30 days and finally chose their new mark. The whole exercise seemed mis-prioritized to me, and here is why. Website Bounce Rate ( more info ). Yahoo!: Yahoo!
  • B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG  |  SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2012
    [Best] Lead Nurturing: 9 questions answered on lead qualification, nurturing, and Marketing-Sales alignment
    How to define a lead. Q: What if salespeople have differing opinions about what a lead is? A: Bring your best salespeople together and create a Universal Lead Definition (ULD). Four reasons why funnels are a marketer’s best friend. These questions hit on key challenges in lead nurturing today. Map out the process.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2011
    [Best] Don’t Be a Victim of “Dirty Little Secrets of Search”
    Even if we are experienced, we’d like to believe that when our SEO vendor says they use best practices, they really do. From their Recently Asked Question page titled, “SearchDex Best Practices,” I clicked on a link to read, “SearchDex Response to Google Guidelines.” Tweet. ” How Could They? Germain.
  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2012
    [Best] It's Sales March Madness: Is Your Inside Sales Team Geared-Up?
    Your best players need assists to win the game. ” I believe the best sales reps should always cold call, but if you are relying solely on your reps that are closing deals to cold call, chances are that job is not getting done as effectively as you may think. It’s March Madness! Are you reaching your ENTIRE universe?
  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2012
    [Best] Its Sales March Madness!
    Your best players need assists to win the game. ” I believe the best sales reps should always cold call, but if you are relying solely on your reps that are closing deals to cold call, chances are that job is not getting done as effectively as you may think. It’s March Madness! Are you reaching your ENTIRE universe?
  • CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MATRIX   |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2010
    [Best] Ranking B2B Marketing Automation Vendors: Part 3
    These weights produced a reasonable set of vendor group scores – small vendors scored best for small buyers, mixed and special vendors scored best for mid-size buyers, and big vendors scored best for big buyers. Summary: The first two posts in this series described my scoring for product fit. Well, maybe I peeked a little.)
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 2015
    [Best] Quality vs. Quantity: A 6-Month Analysis of the Age-Old Blogging Debate
    It got me thinking: With all these new tools and resources at our disposal, was the Marketing blog's current high volume strategy still best for our readers, thus best for us? As a B2B business, our traffic is most consistent during the week, so it’s the best sample to use for this experiment. Our Metrics. FAQs] ). Methodology.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2014
    [Best] The Dos and Don’ts of Celebrating the Holidays on Social
    Do: Consider Your Best Performing Social Channels. If your best performing channel is LinkedIn, then a hashtag contest might not be the best campaign investment. The Dos and Don’ts of Celebrating the Holidays on Social was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link]. Do: Be Relevant.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2016
    [Best] What B2B Marketers Need To Know About Video
    For marketers, it’s the best way to connect with audiences in a personal and emotional way. In case you hadn’t noticed, video has quickly taken over the Internet, and with it dramatically changed the behaviors of modern buyers. And this is a great thing for modern marketers. It makes perfect sense: video is a powerful medium.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2015
    [Best] SXSW Preview: Mind the Modern Marketing Vision Gap
    On one side, smaller and more agile firms pitch their self-proclaimed "best-in-class" marketing tools. In short, a race to the middle—that desirable intersection of best-in-class and most complete —is now fully underway. In Austin? Click here to RSVP for this 3/17, 3:30pm CDT session.
  • ACT-ON  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2015
    [Best] 10 Simple SEO Basics for Better Rankings
    It’s got a proven list of best practices. They are part of SEO best practices now. Terms like “beach views”, “Miami hotel”, “best Florida resort”, “seaside vacation”. Search engine optimization has a bad rep. Too many people think it’s hard… inscrutable… too much smoke and mirrors to ever understand. Bupkis! Good SEO isn’t hard.
  • FATHOM  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2015
    [Best] Manufacturing Predictions for 2016: How to Apply Them to Industrial Marketing Trends
    2016 is right around the corner and the best way to prepare for it is to stay ahead of the curve in terms of both industry changes and industrial marketing trends. Moving into the New Year, it’s predicted that the manufacturing industry will see an increase in the use of robotics, 3D printing, and eCommerce. Blog Feed Manufacturing
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 2015
    [Best] 3 Lasting Benefits To April Fools’ Day Prank Marketing
    Author: Ellen Gomes April Fools’ day—it can be a day you dread or look forward to…mostly depending on how prank-oriented your office-mates are. At Marketo we haven’t had any whoopie-cushions, air-horns , or onion-caramel apples in our office, so as a marketer, it’s a day that I always look forward to.
  • SNAPAPP  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
    [Best] High-performing Marketing Teams Are 34.4x More Likely to Be Creating Personalized Omni-channel Experiences
    One of the more effective ways to become the best is to learn from the best. So, do you want to be the best? Well, you’ve been given a prime opportunity to learn from marketing’s best and brightest right here. Top Marketing Teams Win with a Customer Journey Strategy. Source: 2016 State of Marketing Report. 2.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 2, 2014
    [Best] 8 Elements of the Perfect Blog Post
    It was chock full of great tips and best practices for blog posts proven by research, but some of my followers commented that the long and detailed article was hard to put into action. What does a perfect blog post look like? recently curated an article on the perfect blog post by Kevan Lee of Buffer. Compelling and Optimized Headline.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2013
    [Best] 3 Quick Ideas to Improve B2B Blogging Productivity
    And, you want it to result in the best possible outcome for your organization. Like many people, I’m motivated to get organized and be more productive in 2013. At the Content Marketing Institute, one of the things we work on is a daily blog. All of our posts have a call to action at the end. if you rememeber to link at all.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2016
    [Best] Time for a Website Overhaul? A Look Into the Redesign Timelines of 6K+ Businesses
    To get the best results, you could test CTA colors, location, size, and so on, and make a design decision based on the results. Instead, you'll be continuously iterating based on data from visitors to ensure that you're delivering the best experience possible. Redesigning your website is a great way to get a fresh start. Let's dive in.
  • SALES LEAD INSIGHTS  |  MONDAY, MAY 16, 2011
    [Best] Marketing for leads and sales: What’s working for technology companies today
    Tweak it to make sure you’re getting the best bang for your buck. Jigger your budget to put more dollars on the parts of the plan that are giving the best ROI. Karl asked the questions. The answers are mine. What universal struggles do you see in the marketplace. People aren’t sure what to do with so many choices of media and tactics.
  • CHRIS KOCH  |  FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011
    [Best] Social media’s Hallmark Moment: the Twitter Auto DM
    Not if you’re auto DMing me. “We will do our very best to keep you informed and entertained.” What about doing your very best —every day! Technology is wonderful isn’t it? It allows us to divide the equivalent of a single “Have a nice day” into thousands of infinitesimally smaller investments of effort and goodwill. What do you do?”
  • EMAGINE B2B BLOG  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2015
    [Best] Tech Review: HipChat vs. Skype
    As we continue to play with HipChat’s features and integrations, we’ll still be on the hunt for the best workplace communication method. You’d think with social media being so prevalent these days that the communication in the workplace should be a seamless approach. We thought so too, being a digital agency and all. Online Marketing
  • BLUE FOCUS MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2012
    [Best] How #NonProfits Become the Worlds Greatest Marketers by @SimonMainwaring #WeFirst
    If you’re interested in building the reputation, fundraising and impact of your non-profit brand, the We First Social Branding Blueprint reveals the best practices of the smartest for-profit brands so you can take advantage of them. In 2010, Melinda Gates said something truly profound at TEDxChange. This is important for several reasons. 
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2014
    [Best] Three Ways to Rock Organic Search Results
    These results are served up by search engines based on what they determine to be the best match for the entered search terms. Do a simple search based on your best business or industry-related keywords. Every business could benefit from more website or brick and mortar visits. These results are called SERPs. All rights reserved.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2013
    [Best] To “Localise” or Not to Localize: It Shouldn’t Even Be a Question
    It’s an all-too common scenario: the US and international marketing teams find themselves debating the best language to use for local markets. To “Localise” or Not to Localize: It Shouldn’t Even Be a Question was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link]. They speak English, don’t they?”
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016
    [Best] Building an Efficient Education Marketing Machine [Free Ebook]
    Those who best keep. No matter what industry you work in, the world of marketing has gotten faster, sleeker, and all-around more efficient. Schools in particular are moving away from slow, traditional marketing tactics, and toward nimble, online strategies. So how do you get started? Businesses now expect. to quantify their marketing ROI.
  • NUSPARK  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2011
    [Best] The 3 P’s of B2B Lead Generation: People, Process, Platforms
    Related Posts: Sales Best Practices include Marketing-Sales Alignment Integrating RSS Feeds, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, a Primer for Managing your Social Media Time Efficiently An Email to Bob in Sales: Thanks for aligning with us in Marketing. How boring.  Quality people. . Process. Platforms. admit I love tools and platforms.
  • NUSPARK  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2011
    [Best] The 3 P’s of B2B Lead Generation: People, Process, Platforms
    Related Posts: Sales Best Practices include Marketing-Sales Alignment Integrating RSS Feeds, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, a Primer for Managing your Social Media Time Efficiently An Email to Bob in Sales: Thanks for aligning with us in Marketing. How boring.  Quality people. . Process. Platforms. admit I love tools and platforms.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016
    [Best] 9 Lead Generation Mistakes Marketers Need to Stop Making
    Learn how to add slide-in CTAs to your blog posts here. 4) You aren't using the best lead generation tools. The trick is finding the best combination of tools that'll give you the most insight and the best bang for your buck. For many businesses, the key to making sales is to first generate leads. But leads don't grow on trees.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2014
    [Best] How and When to Use the 9 Most Common Types of Image Files
    Best practices for printing an image will require it to be no less than 300 dpi. This is by far the best universal tool for sharing graphics. It is by far one of the best tools in any designer’s arsenal. This post originally appeared on the Insiders section of Inbound Hub. File Type Terms to Know. Vector vs. Raster.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2013
    [Best] Amazon Shuts Down Minnesota Affiliates
    So far, the closings don’t seem to have harmed Amazon much nor helped the brick-and-mortar retailers clamoring for online sales taxes (Target and Best Buy were big supporters of the Minnesota law ). Based on your account closure date of June 30, 2013, any final payments will be paid by August 30, 2013. Isn’t that just great.
  • ACT-ON  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 12, 2016
    [Best] How to Hire the Perfect Person to Run Your SEO
    When a searcher asks a question, and your content is the best answer, you dearly want search engines to recognize your content as the best fit. Now write out the best job description you can for the role. Depending on the level of experience you’re looking for, determine the best job title. How competitive is your market?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014
    [Best] Begin conducting industry intelligence in 5 minutes using share-of-search reports
    While Cabela’s appears to dominate total search, this data suggests their presence is superior in organic search and seemingly sporadic at best over the last two months in paid search. They seem to be making strong gains in organic search in terms of hunting equipment, besting everyone but Cabela’s in Feb. Share-of-Search Reporting.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2013
    [Best] Do Digital Marketing and App Usage Predict a Fear of Commitment? [CHART]
    When a marketing automation platform is built openly, it allows marketers to use the technology and networks that they like best while allowing Eloqua to do the part it does best – store and analyze your buyer profiler, so you can use those other technologies to their greatest effect. Not sure where to start?
  • GREAT B2B MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014
    [Best] How To Protect Your B2B Marketing Budget
    Budgets are often like a “land grab,” with the best results going to those who get there fastest. If you have such a budget waster on your team, it’s best to part company with them quickly. Budgets are cut for all sorts of reasons, some rational and some not. Here are some ideas: Tie your budget directly to revenue.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 26, 2016
    [Best] How to Improve SEO Using Educational Resources: One Company's Step-by-Step Framework
    Because of this, we moved into the top 10 results for the search terms “job boards," “top job boards,” and “best job boards.". Best of all, the domain has a domain authority (DA) of 59. Name - The name of the best contact. All the best, YOUR NAME. That said, SEO is very much a rich get richer game. edu) resources. site:*.edu
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016
    [Best] 4 Things That Should Be On Every CMO's Wish List
    It’s no secret that the best customers are the ones who engage with brands across multiple channels. With Thanksgiving now in our rear view mirror, it's time to focus squarely on those items we all crave, pine and dare I say, yearn for as marketers. Ok perhaps a little melodramatic but you get the idea. Oh, sorry. where was I?
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Best] The Undeniable Mobile Effect On Holiday Shoppers
    We learned a great many things about consumers— particularly that their best-laid plans often go awry. Today is June 30. Summer only officially launched 8 days ago yet here I am talking about holiday shoppers. No, I am not crazy from the heat. little backstory to the research before we get mobile. The world is mobile. Period.
  • ANNUITAS  |  THURSDAY, MAY 1, 2014
    [Best] Data Privacy,Protection and Compliance from Silverpop Amplify
    Rules, regulations, laws and best practices are always in flux in the world of privacy, compliance and data and it’s imperative that marketers and their organizations understand the complexities of these regulations and remain in compliance. Today was another great day at Silverpop Amplify 14 #SPOP14.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2011
    [Best] Cold Calling is Dead. No it isn’t. Cold is dead. Calling is not.
    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. Our client OneSource did not want to run this, but I have no such restriction on my own blog.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2015
    [Best] Looking for inspiration on innovation and entrepreneurship? Here’s the source!
    He has written some of the most inspirational and influential books in the field and while Innovation and Entrepreneurship is not his best-known book, it is a resource I have re-read many times in my career. One of the most enjoyable parts of my job is spending time with people looking to follow their dream and start new businesses. Focus.
  • FATHOM  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2015
    [Best] Fathom SEO Pulse #40: Google Linking to Apps in Mobile SERPS, Upcoming Algorithm Updates & More
    Internal Linking for SEO: Examples and Best Practices”. Make sure you’re utilizing best practices so that search engines and users can easily navigate your site. However, it’s so important to make sure that you follow the best practices in order to ensure that your site makes sense to both users and search engines. link]. link].
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015
    [Best] 5 Content Marketing Hacks: A Cheat Sheet for Content Brainstorming
    ” As seen above, some of the popular formats include checklists and best practices. Your next best content asset could be an idea that came from an existing piece of content. Launching a content marketing strategy or improving upon past content success can seem like a daunting task. Leverage Keyword Tools. What do I mean?
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014
    [Best] 14 Brilliant B2B Marketing Strategy Guides
    Frequent best-of honoree Tony Zambito  delves into five buyer behaviors that marketers need to be aware of and respond to, including that buyers embrace collaboration; they want to be involved in the co-creation of products and services; and “buyers want less content – yet desire smart content.”
  • SOCIAL MEDIA B2B  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
    [Best] 6 Instant B2B Social Media Lead Generation Improvements
    Prospects that have opted into your social media content want more information about industry best practices and your business. Use this data to promote the best performing offers by channel. Social media that doesn’t drive revenue doesn’t last. As B2B marketers, focusing on generating leads and revenue is our top priority.
  • B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2005
    [Best] B2B Lead Generation Blog: Two new reports on marketing and lead generation
    B2B Lead Generation Blog About Free Resources Get FREE Updates Instantly Get A FREE Chapter from my book. FREE E-Book 8 Critical success factors for lead generation Just tell us where to send your FREE updates Subscribe in a reader Podcast Feed Subscribe via iTunes Recognition Thanks for Reading! Ive read both of them and they are terrific.
  • B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2006
    [Best] B2B Lead Generation Blog: The halo effect and lead generation
    B2B Lead Generation Blog About Free Resources Get FREE Updates Instantly Get A FREE Chapter from my book. FREE E-Book 8 Critical success factors for lead generation Just tell us where to send your FREE updates Subscribe in a reader Podcast Feed Subscribe via iTunes Recognition Thanks for Reading! « Podcasts vs. Webinars which is better?
  • B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2006
    [Best] B2B Lead Generation Blog: Will Writing a Business Book Generate Sales Leads?
    B2B Lead Generation Blog About Free Resources Get FREE Updates Instantly Get A FREE Chapter from my book. FREE E-Book 8 Critical success factors for lead generation Just tell us where to send your FREE updates Subscribe in a reader Podcast Feed Subscribe via iTunes Recognition Thanks for Reading!
  • B2B LEAD GENERATION BLOG  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2007
    [Best] B2B Lead Generation Blog: Social Media Pundits Disconnect from B2B Marketing
    B2B Lead Generation Blog About Free Resources Get FREE Updates Instantly Get A FREE Chapter from my book. FREE E-Book 8 Critical success factors for lead generation Just tell us where to send your FREE updates Subscribe in a reader Podcast Feed Subscribe via iTunes Recognition Thanks for Reading! Now theres are over a hundred. B2B is more complex.
  • VIDYARD  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2017
    [Best] John Deere Gets Down to Dirt in Their New Video Campaign
    At Vidyard, we often preach that the best people to share the story of how your product shapes the lives of your customers is… well… your customers. “Separately, our dealers visited with the customers to determine the best tractor for their needs. Every company has a target market, right? The Backstory. Don’t tell – show.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2014
    [Best] How to Use Reddit to Boost Your Marketing through the Roof
    However, when used correctly and with the interests of the Reddit community in mind, it can be used to drive highly specific traffic to your website, build a fan base around your brand, and reach internet “influencers” who can help spread and promote your best content. Guest post by Scott Masson. What is Reddit and How Does it Work?
  • ACT-ON  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2016
    [Best] 3 Reasons Why Your Content Isn’t Converting
    For example, if you’re driving traffic to a video on YouTube, you’re sending a valuable visitor away from your relevant content and risk losing them to a clickhole of cute cat videos (hey, it’s happened to the best of us). You understand the value of content. You’re consistently creating valuable content assets. What gives?! White papers!
  • PUREB2B  |  MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016
    [Best] 6 Tips for Writing an Effective B2B Lead Building Email
    Here are 6 of our best tips. 1. Best of luck with your B2B email marketing ventures! Believe it or not, email is still, by far, one of the most effective ways to generate sales leads. That being said, email is also one of the trickier content marketing channels to master. Send the wrong headline or forget to format correctly and – Bam!
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2017
    [Best] 9 Essential Tips for Researching Your Next Content Campaign
    Since Moz pulled the plug on their Moz Content tool in November this year, BuzzSumo is arguably the best content research tool in town – and the best tool to use to scope out successful campaigns. Use BuzzSumo to find out what content is performing best for key influencers in your market. Smart marketers gotta do research.
  • SOCIAL MEDIA B2B  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2011
    [Best] 5 Tips for Creating Share-Worthy B2B Email Content
    Create lists of tips or best practices, announce industry events, provide solutions to common problems and highlight important industry news. Include a list of your “best of&# content from your social channels. By encouraging your recipients to share your engaging content, you get your message in front of a new audience.
  • KAPOST  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
    [Best] The Future of Content Marketing: Here’s Where We’ll Be in 2020
    You need to make sure that you’re creating some of the best resources on the market. Create the best resources possible. The world of content marketing is bursting with energy. Tech giants are recruiting screenwriters. Content agencies are flourishing. Companies can’t seem to get enough creative writing and design work.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2016
    [Best] Need to Know Deliverability Metrics
    Whether you are being bulked, blocked, or blacklisted the key takeaway is to ensure you are following best practices by targeting your sends and sticking to your engaged audience. Of course, all marketers know that Deliverability is the most important part of the email marketing cycle. Bulking. Blocking. Blacklisting. Email Marketing
  • YOUR SALES MANAGEMENT GURU  |  MONDAY, APRIL 6, 2015
    [Best] 7 Benefits of a Prescriptive Sales Process
    One of the best ways to help B and C performers improve is to write out a prescriptive sales process. 7 Benefits of a Prescriptive Sales Process. By spelling out the steps that great sales performers use intuitively, you can develop the rest of your sales staff. In most sales organizations, the majority of salespeople are B or C performers.
  • CONTENT MARKETING TODAY  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2012
    [Best] Skyword Study: Early Morning Publishing Yields the Most Article Views
    We write each month to share best practices that we observe industry-wide. Articles published during breakfast and lunch yield more views on average. As a growing list of media companies, brands, and retailers adopt Skyword to manage their digital content production, we gain insight into the world of content marketing and publishing.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2015
    [Best] Marketo and Facebook—Delivering The Right Message at The Right Time
    Marketo and Facebook—Delivering The Right Message at The Right Time was posted at Marketo Marketing Blog - Best Practices and Thought Leadership. | [link]. Author: Chandar Pattabhiram The right message delivered at the right time over the right channel to the right customer is the goal of every marketer. But But how?
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2013
    [Best] Why video is “liquid” content in a solid social media world
    The best cameras convey the scene with minimal distortion. The best cameras convey the scene with minimal distortion. By Michael Keara, {grow} Community Member. Video is exploding on the web today. Wider bandwidths, faster processors and increased storage capacity have opened the door for video to enter into the social web.
  • JILL KONRATH'S FRESH SALES STRATEGIES BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2013
    [Best] 2 Elevator Speech Examples - One Works, the Other Doesn't
    His elevator speech sounds like this: “I work with only the best companies in the industry. There are multitudes of ways to answer the question "What do you do?". Your answer has the power to make or break your opportunity with a potential client. The Impresser: How to Repel Prospects. Elite Enterprises and SNOB are my biggest customers.
  • SYNECORE  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
    [Best] Why Buyer Personas are Crucial to Inbound Marketing Success
    If so, create a new distribution list for these contacts and use the messaging that best pertains to this group of people. Good morning/afternoon/evening/middle of the night. would like to grab your attention briefly to talk a little bit about buyer personas and how they fit into your inbound marketing efforts. What is a buyer persona?
  • FATHOM  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
    [Best] PPC Hero Conference 2014 (Recap)
    On Monday, April 28th, the show kicked off with keynote speaker Bryan Eisenberg (co-author of the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, USA Today and New York Times best-selling books) demonstrating proven methods for enhancing landing pages & increasing conversion rates. You can download her presentation here ). See our presentation here).
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017
    [Best] Apply Yourself: 28 Marketing Awards Worth Going For
    That's why there are formal marketing awards -- official ways of recognizing some of the most remarkable work done in the area, usually presented with some sort of trophy or plaque, as well as public proclamation as that year's "best of" something. It was the 2016 winner of the "Best Limited Budget Campaign" category. This U.K.-based
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2015
    [Best] What CMOs Need to Know That Will Keep CEOs and CFOs Happy
    The best way to demonstrate that the Web is a market is to analyze three key elements of a market—structure, competition, and information exchange—then examine whether or not the Web exhibits these elements. This guest post from Kirsten Chapman was originally published on LinkedIn. Invariably, the next question is: so where are the KPIs?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016
    [Best] What content to blog for Google search success
    While learning how to write content to best support your marketing goals, the golden ticket is what to write, week-after-week, that will drive people organically, over time, more and more, to your website. Staff/Team/Partners:  one of the best sources of a rich biosphere of content and diverse keywords comes from your staff. Go do it!
  • HUBSPOT  |  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2015
    [Best] 15 Expert Tips on Accelerating Your Sales
    This post originally appeared on the Sales section of Inbound Hub. To read more content like this, subscribe to Sales. Before you sell your thousandth customer, your hundredth customer, or even your tenth customer, you have to sell that crucial first customer. But eventually, one client signs on, and then another, and another. Aligned.
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