WEBBIQUITY | THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2011
[Blogger] Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010
33 Beautiful Social Media Icon Sets For Designers And Bloggers by WebDesignBooth. Website design standards continue to evolve and grow more sophisticated. Tables are out; CSS is in. Flash is out (or should at least be used sparingly): HTML5 is (almost) in. What website design trends should graphic artists take note of? Visual Website Design.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, MARCH 31, 2014
[Blogger] A Lot of Top Journalists Don't Look at Traffic Numbers. Here's Why.
Our bloggers don’t just look at traffic data; they study that data (and plenty of other data), and analyze it, and slice and dice it, and pore through it. Moreover, and most important: Unlike journalists, our bloggers absolutely set out to get traffic and openly cop to doing so, without apology and without any sense of stigma.
HUBSPOT | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2011
[Blogger] 7 Steps to an Even Better Business Blog
This 24-page ebook features tips and ticks from some of the world's best bloggers. Blogging is often overlooked for other flashier social media marketing options like Facebook and Twitter. While blogging is important, it can also be challenging. Ways to Take Your Business Blog to the Next Level. If you can get it shorter, that is even better.
MARKETING ACTION | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2014
[Blogger] 5 New Year’s Resolutions for Marketers
As a blogger, I realize how important it is to get feedback. 'There’s something very optimistic about the people who make New Year’s resolutions every year. Rather than focusing on the failures of the past (hopefully), we look ahead, once again, to ponder the many ways we can improve ourselves and our lives. m one of these people.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2009
[Blogger] A non-commercial view of a social media “community”
Federal Trade Commission enacted new rules, effective yesterday, calling for bloggers to disclose any connection they have to an advertiser, including both sponsored posts and free products received for reviews or endorsements. bloggers. The U.S. So here’s where I stand – I don’t have ads. I Period.
WINDMILL NETWORKING | TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012
[Blogger] Nonprofits and Social Media: The Business of Social Business
In addition to her non-profit work, she is a freelance writer and blogger who has worked as a full-time writer and editor for daily newspapers and magazines. The business of social business is getting big; and that’s great news for nonprofit organizations (NPOs). Sites like www.razoo.com and www.firstgiving.com are great examples of this.
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2011
[Blogger] 6 Ways to Establish Yourself as an Industry Thought Leader
Contribute Guest Blog Posts: Once you start gaining traction as a credible business blogger using your own blog, it's also a great idea to seek opportunities to contribute guest articles to the blogs of other industry thought leaders. It can also help your business stand out from its competitors. Ways to Become an Industry Thought Leader.
BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY | THURSDAY, JULY 24, 2008
[Blogger] Nine Notable Uses for Social Bookmarking
As a blogger I can even begin to say how much social bookmarking has helped me pull great reference for my posts! Webupon > Social Bookmarking. Nine Notable Uses for Social Bookmarking. by Mark Dykeman , Nov 23, 2007. Bookmarking doesnt need to be limited to tracking websites for yourself. Its out there, waiting to be tapped. realâ?? Webupon.
ENGAGE | MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014
[Blogger] 101 Reasons Why Social Matters to Your Brand
marketing companies employ a full-time blogger. 'The relationship between businesses and social media has grown leaps and bounds in recent years. From 2010 to 2012, Edison Research [PDF] says the percentage of people who follow a brand or business on social media grew from 16 percent to 33 percent. Where social media and marketing meet.
HINGE MARKETING | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2014
[Blogger] The Road to the Top: Personal Branding Examples in Professional Services
Baer is an active blogger and social media presence; he delivers webinars and co-hosts the podcast Social Pros. 'Our recent book, The Visible Expert SM , explored the many ways that high-visibility experts’ personal brands boosted the profile and ultimately the success of their firms. Ready? Let’s get started. Alan Weiss, Ph.D.
EARNEST ABOUT B2B | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2013
[Blogger] Another B2B blog: Tell me something I don’t know
It’s quite amazing the amount of ‘expert bloggers’ that write the same blog post with a different title on such a regular basis. There is nothing quite as tedious as reading yet another blog about what makes the perfect post. If I’ve read it once I’ve read it one thousand times. 600 – 800 words is the optimum. Everyone loves a joke. Take it.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2012
[Blogger] 14 Experts Predict 2013 Social Media Trends for Small Business
Jeff Bullas @jeffbullas – Account Director- Infinity Technologies, Social Media Marketing Blogger, Speaker and Strategist – Author -”Blogging the Smart Way – How to create and Market a Killer Blog with Social Media” “Google has realized that people voting for content they like with Retweets, Facebook likes, plus +1?s
MODERN B2B MARKETING | MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2012
[Blogger] Marketing Automation and Social Integration: Hand-in-Hand or Hand-to-Hand Combat?
by Dayna Rothman We’d like to welcome Justin Gray as a guest blogger in today’s post. He is the CEO and chief marketing evangelist at LeadMD. The The company helps businesses generate and manage leads better through marketing automation processes and technologies. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Done with these steps?
B2B IDEAS @ WORK | TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2012
[Blogger] The Opportunity Social Media Offers Manufacturers
Guest blogger Derek Singleton writes for Software Advice, which he joined after graduating from Occidental College with a degree in political science. The manufacturing industry has been somewhat slow to accept social media as a marketing tool. That, however, appears to be changing. Download content from our B2B Marketing Idea Series
HUBSPOT | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2014
[Blogger] 9 Professional New Year's Resolutions You Should Actually Keep
100 Tips & Tricks Professional Bloggers Use to Make Their Job Easier. 'I never used to make New Year''s resolutions. They seemed like a forced, trite way to make a change in my life. If I really wanted to change, why would I wait around for January First? figured I''d be better off just making sporadic changes throughout the year.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2011
[Blogger] Social media and the vacation #FAIL
Please support these folks with your tweets and comments — maybe next year you’ll be a Community Week blogger! I’ve been a social media netizen for three years. I’ve figured out Twitter. I’m figuring out blogging. know enough about integrating all this stuff to be a little dangerous. Au revoir!
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011
[Blogger] 5 Reasons Marketing and Sales Should Get Married
Mike is an author, blogger, and speaker on the topic of Reality Marketing™ and can be followed on Twitter @Mike2Marketing. This is a guest post written by Michael Lieberman , co-founder and president of Square 2 Marketing. ” Take a look at the current situation, and I think you will agree. They Live Separately.
TOM PISELLO | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2010
[Blogger] Accelerate Slow Sales Cycles with More Sales Enablement Investments?
Powered by Blogger Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy This blog is dedicated to the strategies and tools used by solution providers to better prove and improve the value of B2B solutions to frugal buyers. Friday, October 22, 2010 Accelerate Slow Sales Cycles with More Sales Enablement Investments? “Selling is an art, Galvin said.
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2010
[Blogger] This Week’s Inspiring B2B Social Media Posts
Big List: 13 B2B Social Media Prediction Blog Posts For 2010 For marketing bloggers, December marks the month where a mountain. If you work in B2B social media and you have some of the same search terms and feeds set up as I do, you may have already seen these posts flash by your field of vision. Reasons B2B Social Media Makes So Much Sense.
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2010
[Blogger] What is Webbiquity? How to Be Everywhere Online
The end result is that when customers, prospects and influencers (bloggers, journalists, analysts etc.) Welcome to Webbiquity! What exactly is that? If SEO is about getting your website onto page one of Google, WPO is about owning that page. Media sharing accounts are connected to Twitter, which is also used to promote content marketing.
CHRIS KOCH | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2009
[Blogger] Eight reasons to monitor social media and a list of tools for doing it
Furthermore, a vanity search cannot distinguish whether what’s being said about your brand is coming from a blogger with 2000 readers that include your most important customers or from a grad student whose RSS feed goes to his Mom. At its most basic, social media monitoring starts with what is known as the “vanity search.” Assign a response.
CONNECT THE DOCS | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2009
[Blogger] Happy Holidays, Content Marketers!
Get Rich Slowly blogger J.D. Now that Halloween is behind us, watch out for fruitcake and Jingle Bell Rock. The holidays start earlier each year, which is unfortunate for those of us still mourning summer. But, in terms of content marketing, it's a great reminder to stay seasonal, relevant and creative. Wrap up a gift. " 7.
WRITTENT | TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014
[Blogger] 15 Blog Design Hacks to Maximize Social Sharing
All the time, I see bloggers with real potential, who output high-quality content who don’t place social sharing icons in prominent places. Yes, yes, I realize I just told you to have multiple share buttons, but a lot of bloggers often take that advice too literally and go overboard with the number of networks they create buttons for.
SMALL MANUFACTURER BLOG | MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015
[Blogger] Announcing: 101 Ways to Market Your Website
We developed 101 Ways with consultants, small business owners, freelancers and bloggers in mind. 'I’m very proud and excited to announce the launch of a new guide co-produced with Rachel Cunliffe of Cre8d Design: 101 Ways to Market Your Website. Even we learned things as we wrote it. The book is priced at $12.99. Outstanding.
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2014
[Blogger] A Look Inside Mashable’s Evolution [Interview]
With this context in mind, I reached out to Lexie Riegelhaupt, director of marketing and communications for Mashable, to ask about the site’s evolution and direction -- and see if there are lessons corporate and personal bloggers can draw from Mashable’s story. 'Change is always difficult. Instead, it thrust change upon itself.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2013
[Blogger] Content Your Customers Actually Care About
But seriously, you and your staff are masters at what you do, so you should write about it, post it to your social networks, make a PDF that prospects and customers can download and share it with fellow bloggers. Content marketing seems to be all the rage right now, right? Jell-O’s sales rose like crazy in just a few years. True story.
ENGAGE | MONDAY, JULY 23, 2012
[Blogger] Monday Morning Reads: Infographics, Logos, and Silly Tweets from 2006
Ryan Ozawa , a self-described blogger, vlogger, and podcaster on his current Twitter profile, tweeted in 2006, “Registering for Twitter, ‘cause Robert Scoble told me to.” What had TMG followers retweeting and clicking this past week? Here are some of the stories. What’s a Map of the Internet Look Like? Read on. Do You Have Sexy Infographics?
B2BBLOGGERS | MONDAY, MAY 24, 2010
[Blogger] 5 Ways Marketing Automation Can Funnel Better Leads to Sales
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. By design, it’s a software program to help better align marketing and sales to improve efficiency by automating repetitive tasks based on specific criteria about leads, opportunities and prospects. B2Bbloggers.com is an online magazine for B2B marketers.
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2012
[Blogger] Blog Topics For Inside Sales Audiences Are Easier Than You Think
To all the sales bloggers out there, what are other ways to find inside sales blog topics to write about Every day, our marketing team posts a blog written by one of our employees. I’ll admit it, when required to blog once a week on top of other responsibilities; it can be a bit overwhelming. typically go to Google and search on my own.
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2012
[Blogger] Did You Make A Resolution That Will Help Your Inside Sales Success?
Bloggers spent a lot of time over the past 6 weeks discussing morale, attitude and approaches to being successful over the Holidays. I’ve read a lot of interesting takes on working efficiently during the Holidays and I was really pleased with the opportunities AG Inside Sales Reps were able to uncover right through the 30th.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2013
[Blogger] A Simple Formula for Writing Kick-Ass Titles
Or even that they''re all companies -- instead of, say, individual bloggers that target B2B audiences. 'Look, I said ass. And in a minute, you''ll know why. One of the most common questions we get is around crafting titles. In fact, we got one in this blog post''s comments section. hence me writing this here post. 2) Stay accurate.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
[Blogger] 7 Reasons You're Not Generating Leads From Social Media
Pam is a marketing communications/social media manager and freelance blogger who loves Boston, photography, charity events, sushi, wine, and the Red Sox. This is a guest post written by Pam Sahota. And a good chunk of B2B marketers are on top of this: According to BtoB Magazine , 48.9% Ineffective Ways to Generate Leads From Social Media.
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, JULY 30, 2013
[Blogger] Optimized Links in Press Releases & Guest Posts Can Harm Your SEO, Says Google
In fact, the only true potential SEO benefit of press releases is if a journalist or blogger thinks the content of the release is compelling enough to write about and links back to you naturally. 'Do those search engine optimized press releases you''re sending actually boost your search rankings? Well, there you go. what gives? Good point.
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
[Blogger] 9 Successful Marketers Answer 1 Simple Question: How'd You Get Started?
I got the idea of reaching out to popular bloggers who were already writing about books we carried and enticing them to be affiliates, even though at the time I had no idea either "outreach" or "affiliate marketing" were "things" that other people did. 'Not everyone who works in marketing imagined they''d end up here. Rand Fishkin. Josh Gunn.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013
[Blogger] CRM Series: 3 Ways CRM Integration Creates Alignment and Drives Sales
'by Dayna Rothman We’d like to welcome Justin Gray as a guest blogger in today’s post. He is the CEO and chief marketing evangelist at LeadMD. The The company helps businesses generate and manage leads better through marketing automation processes and technologies. He can be reached at email@example.com. What’s another element to the problem?
TOM PISELLO | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2010
[Blogger] Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy: CIO Priorities for 2011 Indicate.
Powered by Blogger Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy This blog is dedicated to the strategies and tools used by solution providers to better prove and improve the value of B2B solutions to frugal buyers. Cost saving consolidation, optimization and services, combined with security and regulations, are driving the budgets. Do White Papers Still Engage?
SOCIAL MARKETING FORUM | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2010
[Blogger] Prospecting the Social Customer
Twenty years later we speak of the “Social customer”: he is “connected , listens to the advice of strangers (influencers, opinion leaders, bloggers, …) and familiars (family, friends, business associates, …) and he actively seeks himself the products or services that might suit his needs. That is the simple definition.
EARNEST ABOUT B2B | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
[Blogger] This is the week that was: Leo has left the building
It’s a celebration of ‘a very important group of bloggers. It was the week a rogue trader cost the CEO of UBS his job, the Euro-zone crisis continued with the downgrading of Italy’s credit rating and one lucky fellow showed off his new thumb. With the average tenure of a chief exec now at 6.6 Content marketing tip of the week. New ones.’
WRITTENT | MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
[Blogger] 20 Exclusive Copywriting Tips Even Gurus Will Be Surprised to Know
If a statistic cited by another blogger seems too fantastic to be true, it certainly could be the case. 'Quality content is more than king, it’s the modern equivalent of a life boat. Today’s consumer is savvier and more connected than ever. If you’ve mastered the basics of writing well for readers online , you’re in for a treat. Be Honest.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011
[Blogger] 7 Reasons Your Blog Isn't Growing
What follows are the top mistakes made by bloggers (and how to fix them): Mistake #1: It's All About You. This is a guest blog post from Michael Stelzner, founder of Social Media Examiner, a leading social media blog and author of Launch: How to Quickly Propel Your Business Beyond the Competition. Do you blog? Mistake #2: You're Over Selling.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2009
[Blogger] Online Marketing News in 2009: The Year’s Hottest Events
Technorati release their state of the blogosphere - shows that most bloggers are just hobbiest and number one use of Twitter is to promote blogs. FTC Cracks Down on Blogger Payola, Celebrity Tweets. Here is our 2009 year in review. December 2009 Online Marketing News. Twitter Starts Testing Features for Businesses. Big M&A Month-.
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2011
[Blogger] The Best Place To Nurse A Hangover AT SXSW (And 8 Other Tips)
little trek from downtown, Thunderbird Coffee (2200 Manor Rd) offers dynamite lattes, a selection of beers and the opportunity to rub elbows with Austin’s graphic designers, artists, sound and video editors and bloggers. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this. You’re headed to SXSW Interactive. But where should you snap that quintessential Austin photo?
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2012
[Blogger] How to Overcome the Most Debilitating Nonprofit Blogging Challenges
Last week, nonprofit blogger Kivi Leroux Miller ran the results of a survey she conducted about the biggest content challenges facing nonprofit marketers. Unsurprisingly, time and money led the results with 31% of the responses. But a number of other challenges emerged as well. Lack of Time or Budget (31%). The question is, how?
WINDMILL NETWORKING | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2012
[Blogger] Social Recruiting Leaders: 10 To Watch
Most Connected Woman on LinkedIn, social media recruiter / trainer, entrepreneur, techie, blogger, career / job search tips… Why follow? 10 Twitter accounts to help speed you on your path to becoming knowledgeable at social recruiting. In my role, I am constantly scouring the web for the latest developments and trends in social media.
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2010
[Blogger] 5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing
Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Android Mobile 2.0 Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! The B2B Social Media Marketing Series is supported by IDG Enterprise. Learn more. Be a resource. thanks!
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2010
[Blogger] 5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing
Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Mobile 2.0 Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! The B2B Social Media Marketing Series is supported by IDG Enterprise. Learn more. Be a resource. The candidate mu.
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2010
[Blogger] What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing
Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! The B2B Social Media Marketing Series is supported by IDG Enterprise. Understand how IT decision-makers are accessing information and how you can engage them with successful multi-channel programs. iOS 4.2
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2010
[Blogger] What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing
Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! The B2B Social Media Marketing Series is supported by IDG Enterprise. Understand how IT decision-makers are accessing information and how you can engage them with successful multi-channel programs. Mobile 2.0
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
[Blogger] Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags
Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Social Media Mashable on Facebook Join Us! One of the most complex features of Twitter for new users to understand is the hashtag , a topic with a hash symbol (“# ) at the start to identify it. How about #bizducks instead? If you a.
ENGAGE | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2014
[Blogger] 4 Sure-Fire Ways to Get More People to Share Your Content
We might create a list of the top-50 bloggers in a given vertical—say, health care—and promote these individuals by encouraging our readers to leave our site ( gasp! 'There’s a lot of noise out there on the Internet today; to stand out, you have to have great content. can’t tell you how many posts I’ve read that start this way. Well, sort of.
NUSPARK | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
Every blogger should do this. Reshared post from + Lynette Young. AuthorRank. preach it daily. If you care at all about having Google Search find and index your content and attribute it to you – take the time and figure this out! Embedded Link. How to Prepare for AuthorRank and Get the Jump on Google. Post imported by Google+Blog.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, JUNE 21, 2010
[Blogger] Top 5 Inbound Marketing Articles to Start the Week: Find Your Voice
Joy's article encourages bloggers to identify their unique voice, or the way readers 'hear' what they're saying through the words they use and the way they use them. She offers a number of tips to help bloggers find their voice, which is critically important to blogging success. This week's featured post explains how. But why, and how?
B2BBLOGGERS | TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2010
[Blogger] 17 Essential Tools You Need To Produce Your Own Videos
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Now that the responsibility for turning your marketing department into a content marketing engine resides solidly in your hands, it’s imperative that as a B2B marketer you begin to understand the basics of video production. How can we help you Make Good Media?
B2BBLOGGERS | FRIDAY, JULY 23, 2010
[Blogger] Give Old Spice (and P&G) The Credit It Deserves | B2Bbloggers.com.
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Earlier this week on Facebook , I responded to a question posed by Social Fresh about whether or not the viral ads will sell more Old Spice. Will the Old Spice viral video campaign sell more Old Spice? Yes or No? Here was my response: Of course it will.
INDUSTRIAL MARKETING TODAY | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2010
[Blogger] 5 Most Popular Industrial Marketing Blog Posts from 2010
December is also a popular time for bands and musicians to release their “Best of” compilations, bloggers like to summarize their best posts and publishers publish their own “Top XX” lists. We’re almost at the end of the year and you made it. Congratulations! manufacturing. Marketing Automation vs. Inbound Marketing. Read full article….
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
[Blogger] How to Stop Internal Bureaucracy From Preventing Blogging Productivity
Although if you're already an avid blogger, you know that even with all the shortcuts in the world, you really just have to sit down and write. On-page SEO is something any blogger can master, because it's really just about creating quality content with a bit of a consideration for keywords for which you'd like to rank. really? And Y!
B2BBLOGGERS | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2010
[Blogger] Why Marketing Automation Is A Must Have (For Every B2B VP of Sales.
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. The purpose of the guide is to help educate B2B marketers and sales leadership professionals on the importance and power of marketing automation in B2B. reviewed all of the sections. Both sales and marketing need to 1. Don’t miss the forest through the trees.
WRITTENT | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, 2014
[Blogger] 30 Killer Resources to Learn Content Marketing
Neil Patel of QuickSprout and Kissmetrics is one of my favorite bloggers, and this list is among my favorite of his resources. 'Image credit Adobe. Despite the fact that 86% of brands have adopted content marketing practices, 82% of marketers say they’re not receiving training. Content Marketing Made Easy. Image credit: The Sales Lion.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2011
[Blogger] Savvy Speaks: Top Presentation Strategies for Women
Enjoy posts from a variety of exceptional bloggers at [link]. This article has been selected for DeFinis Communications' “Top Presentation Strategies for Women” Blog Carnival. More and more, as content marketing becomes mainstream for all kinds of businesses, presentation skills are an important part of any marketing arsenal.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2013
[Blogger] CRM Series: How Much CRM Experience Do You Need to Be Successful with Marketing Automation?
'by Dayna Rothman We are excited to introduce Michael Loop as today’s guest blogger. Michael Loop is the co-founder of Datarati , Asia Pacific’s Fastest Growing Data Driven Marketing Automation Agency. Michael has successfully delivered over 200 marketing automation and CRM implementations across the globe. What do their values mean?
B2B MARKETING UNPLUGGED | SUNDAY, MAY 2, 2010
[Blogger] Trade Shows Part 2: How to Pick Events
What about analysts and other influencers like bloggers? The Hand-Wringers hate events. So once a year we fling them into a big budget and hope nobody asks why a specific event is or isn’t on the list for the next year. Picking events is hard. Can we time our product launch around it? How many leads did you get last year? How many closed?
THE EFFECTIVE MARKETER | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2009
[Blogger] More Free Marketing Knowledge
Get yours [link] 8 hours ago Good tips for corporate bloggers - "13 Tips for Creating a Top-Ranked Blog" - from @ MarketingProfs [link] 1 day ago Why #MarketingAutomation Projects Fail? Free stuff abound and sharing is easy. But there is so much out there that deciding on what to read is a job in itself. United States License.
THE EFFECTIVE MARKETER | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2010
[Blogger] B2B Marketers Hold Off on Killing Traditional Media
Get yours [link] 8 hours ago Good tips for corporate bloggers - "13 Tips for Creating a Top-Ranked Blog" - from @ MarketingProfs [link] 1 day ago Why #MarketingAutomation Projects Fail? This entry was posted on Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 9:06 am and is filed under Communication , Marketing Budget , Marketing Management.
THE EFFECTIVE MARKETER | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
[Blogger] Selecting the Right Email Marketing Provider « The Effective Marketer
Get yours [link] 8 hours ago Good tips for corporate bloggers - "13 Tips for Creating a Top-Ranked Blog" - from @ MarketingProfs [link] 1 day ago Why #MarketingAutomation Projects Fail? That’s why I wrote a comprehensive guide to help you in your email selection process. Like Be the first to like this post.
THE EFFECTIVE MARKETER | WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2011
[Blogger] Marketing Charts and Trends « The Effective Marketer
Get yours [link] 8 hours ago Good tips for corporate bloggers - "13 Tips for Creating a Top-Ranked Blog" - from @ MarketingProfs [link] 1 day ago Why #MarketingAutomation Projects Fail? Get it for free either in PDF or PPT format. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Like Be the first to like this post.
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2010
[Blogger] Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’
briankissel OpenID is currently being used by Google, Yahoo, AOL, MySpace, Flickr, Blogger, France Telecom, Telecom Italia, NTT Docomo, Yahoo Japan, Mixi, Hyves, and others. Managing these multiple login systems from all these social networks is cumbersome due to changing APIs, protocols. Or do I interpret this wrong? Expect more now.
WEBBIQUITY | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2012
[Blogger] 34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011
In one of the first, if not THE first, Google+ directories, you can find people to follow and add to your circles across a broad range of topic areas from bloggers, journalists and tech entrepreneurs to scientists, filmmakers and foodies. Google+ (or Google Plus) is many different things, depending on who you ask. Image credit: SEOmoz.
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013
[Blogger] ESPN May Well Be the Smartest Media Brand on the Internet
The network recruited Bill Simmons, a relatively unknown but massively talented sports blogger, and turned him into a rock star. 'Yesterday I wrote about INBOUND keynote speaker Nate Silver’s decision to move his FiveThirtyEight blog from The New York Times to ESPN/ABC, and said the move reflected the rise of the “free agent journalist.”
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
[Blogger] B2B Marketing and Social Media Dashboard Systems
Sendible supports Facebook status and page updates, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, Google Buzz, Wordpress, Blogger, Tumblr and a bunch more. This post will cover HootSuite and Sendible. See our previous posts for a reviews of Argyle Social , Spredfast and Awareness Networks Social Marketing Hub. HOOTSUITE. Follow @hootsuite on Twitter.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012
[Blogger] 11 Ways to Use Content to Build Online Authority
Contribute as a Guest Blogger. When someone talks about achieving online authority, what do they mean? And why are so many marketers and business owners fighting to be the online authority in their industry? It makes sense: People do business with the people they trust. Write and Optimize for Informational Keywords. Create Niche Content.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2012
[Blogger] Jeff Ogden of Find New Customers named to prestigious Top 25 Sales/Marketing Influencers for 2012
Lori is a blogger, speaker, inside sales trainer and B2B sales detective for Score More Sales, a sales strategy organization that she founded in 2001. “ You’re not an expert when you say you are. You’re an expert when others say you are.” ” told to me by Ardath Albee of Marketing Interactions. agree. Lee B.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, MAY 20, 2013
[Blogger] Can Tumblr Make Yahoo Cool? Marissa Mayer's Bold, Billion-Dollar Bet
Some Tumblr bloggers even started a petition hoping to block the deal. 'My first reaction when I read about Yahoo buying Tumblr for $1.1 billion was utterly cynical: Here’s Marissa Mayer overpaying for something yet again. Tumblr''s CEO, David Karp, is 26 years old and has zero experience running a business. In other words, Tumblr is cool.
BIZNOLOGY | TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2011
[Blogger] Blog so you can be taken completely out of context
Image by quinn.anya via Flickr I am in the middle of guiding some new bloggers over at Marketing Conversation on how to blog most effectively. It is pretty exciting and instructive because there are many things I take for granted. One of the biggest trends I see is internal shorthand. What I mean is that [.].
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | TUESDAY, AUGUST 31, 2010
[Blogger] 3 Basic Social Media Tips For All Local Home Improvement Contractors
Blogger Tania Yuki in her post on comscore.com shares the following advice: “People are talking about your business, so you may as well get down in the weeds and know what’s going on.” LeVine, Director of Social Media for Riaenjolie Inc , a web development company that specializes in websites for contractors and other tradespeople.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2010
[Blogger] Why PR Doesn't Drive Sales
Your firm should be creating remarkable content, building relationships with journalists and bloggers, offering training and education to strengthen your internal team, and generating coverage that produces inbound links, traffic and leads." In reality, sales success and public relations campaigns do not have a direct correlation.
LEADER NETWORKS | THURSDAY, MARCH 18, 2010
[Blogger] Designing Web-Based Communities for Professionals
With this in mind, I have invited my colleague, Tania Schlatter , to be a guest blogger and share her thoughts on building online communities for business from a design perspective. Tania is co-founder of Nimble Partners , and an award-winning designer who focuses on human-centered websites and applications. How do we know this?
B2BBLOGGERS | WEDNESDAY, MAY 12, 2010
[Blogger] #B2Bchat—B2C vs. B2B Marketing: Do the Differences Really Matter.
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. May 12th, 2010 | By Kent Huffman As a professional marketer, you have to know your customers and what motivates them to make a purchasing decision. In this week’s #B2BChat, we will share ideas and thoughts about B2C vs. B2B marketing. Or is it? Pacific).
B2BBLOGGERS | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
[Blogger] Help Shape and Improve #B2BChat!
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter Help Shape and Improve #B2BChat! Or Does It?
WINDMILL NETWORKING | MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2012
[Blogger] 10 Best Social Media Conferences to Attend in 2012
Originally for bloggers, BlogWorld now includes enough social media speakers and workshops so that I can say that if there was only one event you could go to in 2012, this would be the one I recommend. With Make sure you check back here for updates. And feel free to add other social media conferences that you recommend in the comments.
B2BBLOGGERS | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2010
[Blogger] #B2BChat: Analysts, Analyst Relations and Influencers in B2B.
Are bloggers “influencers ? Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Fred McClimans (@ fredmcclimas ) discussed the role of influencers in the B2B sector, and the role that analysts, consultants and analyst relations professionals can play in establishing a strong B2B strategy.
PUZZLE MARKETER | MONDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2011
[Blogger] Build a Blog in 1 Day (or Less) – Step-by-Step Guide
I have been admiring professional authors, speakers, consultants, and bloggers for some time now. They all seem to be able to position their company, products, and personal brands successfully. kept asking myself if there was something that they had in common or was their something special about them. For free. They share just enough.
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2011
[Blogger] 4 Ways to Increase Online Influence
Take social media monitoring on board, this will allow you to monitor your brand and assess how influential specific bloggers or tweeters are. This is a guest blog post written by Ervin Strnisnik, Marketing Manager for PeerIndex. But the penny has dropped – numbers are not what it’s all about. Ways to Gain More Influence Online.
B2B MARKETING ZONE POSTS | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2010
[Blogger] Top 56 B2B Marketing Posts October 2010
Today I came across a comment from Adam Tinworth on the reignited debate, in certain UK circles at least, over whether bloggers can be legitimate journalists. Most business bloggers understand that it is important to create interesting content on a frequent and consistent basis. Great content this month via the B2B Marketing Zone.
TOM PISELLO | FRIDAY, AUGUST 20, 2010
[Blogger] Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy: Basic Content Marketing Trumps Social.
Powered by Blogger Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy This blog is dedicated to the strategies and tools used by solution providers to better prove and improve the value of B2B solutions to frugal buyers. States Eric Tsai,Web Strategist / Marketing Coach. Great marketers know that they don’t know what they don’t know. They do if they are.
B2BBLOGGERS | TUESDAY, APRIL 27, 2010
[Blogger] Conduct a Content Audit For Your Content Marketing Strategy.
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Those companies are undoubtedly asking themselves Is our content really working? Is it engaging our target audience? Is it helping us sell? To answer those questions, we need to first go back to the goals of Content Marketing. Is it simple and engaging?
B2BBLOGGERS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 12, 2010
[Blogger] Lead Nurturing Best Practices [#B2BChat] | B2Bbloggers.com - B2B.
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Lead-nurturing campaigns therefore become imperative for transforming prospects into sales-ready opportunities. Success hinges on planning, creativity and technology working in tandem. What’s the sort of content that works well for lead nurturing? Or Does It?
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010
[Blogger] Blog Better with an Editorial Calendar and Style Bank
Business bloggers often find themselves stymied by the question of what to write about, and just exactly how to write it. This is really the blogger's secret weapon. Okay, so you've decided to start blogging, or to get serious about the blog you have. Congratulations! Nothing. What on earth should you write about? It's an old question.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
[Blogger] How to Prepare for Google’s New ‘Author Rank’
Consider allowing authoritative bloggers or writers to guest post on your site and connect their Google authorship to your content. But the idea of ranking Internet authors actually goes back much further, according to Mark Traphagen, director of digital outreach at search optimization firm Virante. Google’s move toward quality and authority.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, MAY 16, 2011
[Blogger] B2B Marketing Stats from HubSpot’s Marketing Data Box
Trade mags are struggling to maintain their value as they compete with industry analysts putting more content online, independent bloggers, and of course B2B marketers themselves publishing more of their own original content. HubSpot last week released the Marketing Data Box , a 3.4 Content aggregation ?). Email is the #2 priority. Email.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2013
[Blogger] How to Socialize an Event
Trixie and Biff, the PR people from your PR agency, cannot do this well if they are concerned with journalists and bloggers and taking care of the needs of speakers and executives. If you''re announcing a product in Bogota, you want a blogger in Moscow to write about it, too. Here’s how. 1) Pick an evergreen hashtag. Get real.
B2BBLOGGERS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2010
[Blogger] 7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. and “What should I look for when doing so?” There are a couple of schools of thought on the answer and it ties directly to what your goals are with your account. Some focus on growing the follower number as high as possible as quickly as possible. Right?
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2014
[Blogger] 7 Deadly Blogging Myths: BUSTED
You don''t have to have an English degree to be a blogger -- trust me, my spelling is probably the worst at my whole company. 'Even though blogs have been around for years -- decades even -- people still have a ton of misconceptions about them. They''re too hard to write, they say. have nothing to blog about, they complain. I''ve had enough.
LEADER NETWORKS | TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010
[Blogger] On Being A Brand Online
There are many wise and thoughtful executive bloggers on the wires and definitely room for more. Being a brand online is reserved for the brave. The transparency that social media creates is especially demanding on thought leaders who are out in the world trying to contribute value to professional conversations. venues.
WRITING ON THE WEB | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2010
[Blogger] Customer Media Congress: Patsi’s in Dutch…
Blog this on Blogger. There aren’t many conferences that I’d fly 5700 miles to get to, but the 5th International Customer Media Congress looks as if it’s going to be another smash hit. I’ve been invited to speak, by uber-publishing-content-marketing icon, Sak van den Boom. Verzeker jezelf van een plaats. Schrijf nu in.
WRITING ON THE WEB | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010
[Blogger] Content Marketers Answer the $64,000 Question…
Blog this on Blogger. What does it mean to write content that “engages readers? What the heck is engaging content ? According to a recent survey by the Content Marketing Institute , this is the #1 challenge for people charged with creating content that markets businesses. Be entertaining, educational or both. Digg this! Tweet This!
MODERN B2B MARKETING | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2012
[Blogger] How to Hire an Awesome Inbound Marketing Manager
An established track record of developing successful working relationships with bloggers and other social press. by Maria Pergolino As you may have noticed, some new faces have joined the marketing team here at Marketo to help improve our online engagement and grow demand from inbound marketing sources. And it appears we are not alone.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, JANUARY 19, 2015
[Blogger] How to Run a Blog Lead Generation Analysis
'It''s the timeless question for corporate bloggers: How many leads did your blog post generate? Want to Be a Better Blogger? It''s much easier to see top-line metrics like how many visits each blog post gets, but measuring the impact further down the funnel is essential to growing your blog -- and your business. VLOOKUP for Beginners.
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2012
[Blogger] 6 Tips for Creating Content That Spreads Naturally
For example, PBfingers , a fitness blogger, does this with her posts, always including her blog's brand name somewhere on the visual. We’ve all been there -- you hit publish on a blog post and expect the social shares, page views, and agreeable comments to start rolling in. But sometimes you get pure silence -- crickets, even -- in response.
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2013
[Blogger] B2B's Digital Evolution
For some additional leads, you check out some well-respected voices in the corporate IT world: Bloggers, people youve seen at conferences. Think with Google. Search. Featured Insights. Research Library. Planning Tools. Facts & Stats. Forum. Think Quarterly. Creative Inspiration. B2B's Digital Evolution. Lets start with a little role-play.
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2010
[Blogger] The Big List of 2011 B2B Social Media and Marketing Predictions
Big List: 13 B2B Social Media Prediction Blog Posts For 2010 For marketing bloggers, December marks the month where a mountain. As 2010 comes to a close, many B2B writers share their thoughts about what they expect the coming year to bring in their respective specialities. Why 2011 will be the year of social-media convergence. by Paul Dunay.