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  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
    [Business] The Most Important Stat in Latest Content Marketing Report
    Are you touting that you are a customer-centric business, yet your marketing does not really take into account your prospects' and customers' common business problems? The world's content marketers are gathered in Cleveland, Ohio for Content Marketing World. This huge show has over 3500 attendees from 60 countries. Cohen.
  • SAZBEAN  |  MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015
    [Business] The Importance of Hashtags on Instagram
    As a business, the Instagram hashtag can serve a variety of functions, from connecting with a local customer base to becoming a part of the Instagram community without seeming like just another business pushing advertisements. And it has really taken off on Instagram. Place-specific hashtags, for instance, are incredibly useful.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2015
    [Business] How to Blog Workshop February 20, 2015 in Los Angeles
    A blog is an important marketing tactic for businesses and professionals who want to get found online for their products, services and expertise. On Friday, February 20, 2015, New Incite is offering its new How to Blog for Business Results workshop in Los Angeles. Who Should Attend? About the Workshop Presenter. Tom N., Mike M.,
  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2012
    [Business] Success Is Working Yourself Out Of A Job
    My plan this time was to “work remotely” the second week, after all, how would the business possibly survive without me for a full two weeks? It helps that I have a great and extremely capable business partner, but still, how in the world could the team get by without me? What a great trip. He’s probably right.
  • BUNGALO  |  MONDAY, MAY 28, 2012
    [Business] Your Piece of the Pie
    ” What will this mean for your business? would equate a firm’s ability to make calculated business investments, the number one skill set you must master between now and 2017 in order to be able to say “I cut my own piece of the pie.” For anyone who reads Inc. When the tide rises, will all boats rise? strategy
  • SOCIAL MEDIA B2B  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2012
    [Business] 5 Ways to Measure Results of B2B Social Media
    And it is super-awesome if these social media goals relate to your higher level business objectives. This is easier if your company has clear marching orders, but you should at least have some idea how your company is looking to grow its business. 1. This really shows the true value of your activities to the business.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 2014
    [Business] The sneaky method BuzzFeed uses to win the market research game
    As BuzzFeed no doubt knows, quite a bit of nuanced personal data is revealed in the course of taking one of these quizzes, and depending on the privacy policy of the specific site, they can share it with business partners and use it to target ads. By Kerry Gorgone, {grow} Contributing Columnist. Ever taken a BuzzFeed quiz? Horrified?
  • SOCIAL MEDIA B2B  |  MONDAY, MAY 7, 2012
    [Business] Dell Launches Social Media Training for B2B Channel Partners
    In fact, our partners who engage with us the most, grow their own business the most. Our partners who take training and become certified consistently grow their businesses faster than those partners who are not certified – in some cases, by more than 30 percent. How Dell is using social media and lessons we’ve learned.
  • GENWI  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2015
    [Business] 5 ways Marketers can help Sales Reps find content
    They are busy examining every persona and stage of the sales cycle and attaching content to each. 5 ways Marketers can help Sales Reps find content. Has anyone from your sales team ever asked you to email a report, a slide deck or PDF that is already in your content repository? So how can you ease the pain? Get version control under control.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2011
    [Business] Savvy Week in Review - May 27
    This post from Ardath provides a great overview of story structure for B2B as well as an example of what a good B2B story looks like. A New Way to Calculate What Facebook is Worth to Your Business by @jaybaer. If you are in the US, Happy Memorial Weekend! We hope that you have a great holiday weekend - and a fabulous start to the summer.
  • INFER  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 18, 2016
    [Business] Infer Grows Partner Ecosystem to Help Marketers Build Best-In-Class Programs
    As such, we partner with technologies all across the stack to make sure it’s easy for our customers to fully power any workflow with predictive for maximum business impact. We believe that predictive intelligence serves as the brain of the sales and marketing stack.
  • JUNTA 42  |  SATURDAY, JULY 4, 2015
    [Business] This Week in Content Marketing: Who Didn’t Launch a Content Marketing Agency This Week?
    We talk about their business models and ponder the challenges they are likely to face. By producing outstanding content, adopting paid business models , and providing flexible access to its programming. The other tip I liked is “expect to make more money.” As with any growing business, you must have a content marketing mission.
  • THE FORWARD OBSERVER  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2012
    [Business] The 4 Keys to Successful B2B Social Media Adoption
    Artillery B2B Marketing Blog > The Forward Observer B2B companies that take the right steps in adopting social media can thrive and profit from the new realities of business in the era of customer connectedness and empowerment. Many B2B companies have begun to realize that adopting social media requires organizational changes.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2012
    [Business] 22 Photos from Eloqua Experience 2012
    22 Photos from Eloqua Experience 2012 is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this There were tears, cheers and plenty of flair. Another Eloqua Experience has passed, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get nostalgic, right? ee12 @ Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
    [Business] Top 5 Marketing Must-Haves for Asset Managers and More
    Author: Joe Paone One of the first interviews I had in college was with a local money manager who was looking for a new recruit to make calls and drive business. The job profile was similar: make calls and drive business. ” For a soon-to-be college grad, that sounded great. remember asking him “Where do the leads come from?”
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
    [Business] The dangerous confusion of sales and content marketing
    These metrics do not help you—and only serve to confuse the sales and marketing functions in ways that don’t help you, help your organization, or help you with the goal of ANY business: to create a customer. Drucker also wrote that “Marketing is the distinguishing, unique function of the business.”. So how can the seller succeed?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015
    [Business] Write with this Easy Expert Ebook Outline
    Just as business blogs caught fire in 2004-2005, expert ebooks are what smart professionals use as a key marketing tool to  get found, get known and get clients. So let’s get busy. Are you an expert? Then you need to write and publish an  expert ebook.   Now.  Trust me on this one. Traditional publishing barriers have fallen.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 2015
    [Business] How to Market to Chief Information Officers (CIOs)
    Make sure your online image is credible and business-like. A lot of technology inventors get a little goofy with their marketing. little marketing fun is OK, but make sure that you have a business-like website with credible content about you, your products and services, and your users’ testimonials. 2. They want proof.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2014
    [Business] Let’s Get Personal: 12 Ways to Tailor Your Marketing to Individuals
    While not all of these may be applicable to your business and your audience, they can give you a jumping-off point for new personalization ideas. These attributes indicate things like presence of children in the home, whether someone owns or rents, if an individual is a business owner and more. And it’s what consumers want.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2011
    [Business] The Biggest Challenge in Content Marketing
    also answered one of the biggest marketing challenges for small businesses,  How To Create Killer Content: Speak To A Customer  where I tell very simply how you can use your customer stories to tell your story. Now, there is one big question that these posts discuss that I’d like to emphasize. So how do we help address this challenge?
  • MARKETRI  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2012
    [Business] 3 Lessons B2B Brands Can Learn from Man's Best Friend
    There aren’t instances when my Cav decides she is too busy chewing her bone, watching Cesar Millan, or sleeping in her fluffy bed to give me that much anticipated greeting. This doesn’t happen just once in a while – it happens every single time I enter my home. What does this have to do with B2B brands? Dogs get it!
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2016
    [Business] 7 Quotes From 7 CMOs About Building a Modern Marketing Organization
    We establish the brand voice and try to create and implement consistency across all of our efforts, all of our communications channels and all of our internal divisions/business units." Let’s agree on what the strategic plan is, and as a consequence of P&L, what the KPIs are for the brands and the business units globally.
  • CHIEFMARTECH  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 2016
    [Business] The absolutely epic Periodic Table of Marketing Signals
    Objective : The specific business objective of the campaign or activity. add context to the data and make results more relevant to the business. Cutting through this noise and measuring the signals that matter has become a strategic priority — not just for marketing, but for the business. Right? The Science of Signals.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2016
    [Business] Putting Meaning Back Into Marketing
    However, when asked to define what the marketing team does and how it impacts business, answers tend to come up short. In fact, a recent survey revealed that only 13% of non-marketing employees think marketing drives business strategy, with 53% saying marketers are responsible for advertising and promotion and 43% saying its brand management.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2013
    [Business] 3 Facebook Rollouts Every Marketer Should Know About
    Facebook also updated its Page Insights analytics tool for business pages, adding recommendations on how to improve content and ad performance. Facebook Rollouts Every Marketer Should Know About is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. Check out the Grande Guide for the Social CMO.
  • YOUR SALES MANAGEMENT GURU  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2015
    [Business] Hiring High Performance Sales Teams #1 of 2
    You can’t build a business if you have a revolving door.”. for First Time Sales Managers , Ken provides Keynotes, consulting services and products designed to improve business performance. Hiring High Performance Sales Teams Strive for high competency and high commitment (first installment of a two-part series on sales recruiting).
  • HALEY MARKETING  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2015
    [Business] Want to Know the Secrets of Success for Staffing Firms?
    Eileen also stressed that good employees are the cornerstone to her business (and every quality staffing organization). At the end of the day, as a business owner, there are a lot of factors to becoming successful. My takeaway…old fashioned business values aren't so old fashioned. Integrity was every bit as important.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2011
    [Business] Why Design Matters in Content Marketing
    In any business sector, there are standouts. What are the communication and business goals, and how complex is the information that needs to be communicated? Know your audience well, and know your communications and business goals and what tone you want to set. Margery created a fantastic design for the eBook.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2016
    [Business] Time to abandon spray-and-pray lead generation
    People filled out qualification cards to get the publication for free, and then publishers monetized the business by selling access to the list. A couple of years ago, a client told me he was having some lead quality problems. The company had contracted with a major IT publisher for a webcast that guaranteed 150 leads. Ninety-nine percent.
  • SAZBEAN  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
    [Business] 10 Productive Tasks You Should Be Doing On Google+ Right Now
    And they are the very people who can have a huge impact on your blog and business. Google+ had a hot start, but has since cooled down. For a lot of people, that means ignoring Google+. want to warn you that is a bad idea. Although the lights are on and it seems like nobody is home, trust me: there are people there. Fair enough.
  • WRITTENT  |  THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2013
    [Business] 51 Inspirational Quotes for Being Successful Content Creators
    Though creativity comes and goes, we cannot allow ourselves to be dependent on it as it can be really costly for our business. 23) “Be passionateabout the culture andthe business, andremain positive,because it inspiresothers.” 36) “What helps people, helps business.” Enjoy it! 1) “It’s quite fun to do the impossible.” Try again.
  • ACT-ON  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2016
    [Business] The State of Social Media Engagement and 3 Proven Ways to Boost It
    Be crystal clear about your business goals and how you aim to achieve them. Quesenberry’s article, “Conducting a Social Media Audit," from The Harvard Business Review. 2) Use images. More and more customers expect businesses to help them via social media. Social media is growing up. First, some clarification. It’s “reach”.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2015
    [Business] 5 Landing Page A/B Tests (And Their Surprising Results)
    With a little bit of intuition and a lot a bit of trial-and-error, you can ensure that your landing page design separates industry best practices from the best practices for your specific business. The header does not communicate anything related to the business’s value proposition and sub-header is too vague. Content Verve yielded a.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2011
    [Business] 4 Simple Steps to an Optimized Twitter Presence
    Many of you probably joined Twitter to market a business. Have you optimized both your business and personal Twitter presence to enable people to learn more about you and your business? That won’t help you differentiate you or your business from the rest. If you haven’t, keep reading. Your Twitter Background.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015
    [Business] 5 Tips for Making Your Customer Marketing Shine Bright During the Holidays
    More than 80% of business in Q4 can occur during the last two weeks of December. Start with the following categories: Bottom-of-the-funnel prospects: The goal with this segment should be to keep their attention on your business as they work through the purchase. Top 5 Tactics to Make Your Business Stand Out During the Holidays.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
    [Business] What is Thought Leadership and Why Do you Need It?
    Thought leadership content can help anyone involved in the business decision making process to gain alignment across their company regarding the problems they are facing. Expose your thought leaders and you begin the process of becoming a social business – real people with real faces talking to real customers and buyers.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2015
    [Business] How to change your company culture for marketing success
    The post How to change your company culture for marketing success appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. The post How to change your company culture for marketing success appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. Does this sound like overkill to you? history. history.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013
    [Business] The Secret to Being an Awesome Marketer? Act Like a Child.
    While you and I are busy making spreadsheets analyzing the risks involved with a new idea or project, your toddler would have completed it and moved on to three new things. It tells the truth about designers and helps correctly frame how business leaders should think of their team members in the design department. Not so fast.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2015
    [Business] Is Europe America’s Online Colony? American Influence on the Web
    My entire online business, which I created in Berlin, is 100% dependent upon the US. The model I see in most startups and online businesses works like this: copy successful ideas and companies from the US and localize them. American Influence on the Web appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}.
  • YOUR SALES MANAGEMENT GURU  |  MONDAY, JUNE 23, 2014
    [Business] Slammed!!! for the first time sales manager: chapter 24
    Business strategies come first. Effectiveness in business development is essential. It’s a quick read; I highly recommend it.).   If there’s one thing that’s clear about leadership, it’s this: Successful leaders have both a vision and a passion for their business. Slammed!!! hope you enjoy this chapter.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012
    [Business] How to Do Great Marketing with (Almost) Zero Money
    Can you really market a business without a lot of money? Without deep pockets can they really market their businesses and get new sales opportunities? If so, how can they marry those two – a lack of funds and the need to win new business? The recession impacted businesses hard. They cannot buy booths at trade shows.
  • CRIMSON MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 2015
    [Business] B2B Marketing Rock Stars: Data Is Driving Modern Buyer Personas
    Buyer personas are a tool to help guide business and marketing strategy: “What I have seen work for B2B marketers is treating personas as a very practical, tactical guide to help inform decisions in content marketing, demand generation, sales strategy, and more. Click To Tweet. Why is Data on Buying Intent the Key?
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014
    [Business] 9 Companies With Truly Inspiring Mission Statements
    If your company has a similar focus on growing your business and giving back, think about talking about both the benefit you bring to customers and the value you want to bring to a greater cause in your mission statement. 4) Trader Joe''s. We strive to live up to our name in the way we conduct our business. Question Assumptions.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2011
    [Business] Dreamforce: Ending the “Accidental Revenue” Myth
    While the history of business is no doubt full of “eureka” moments, the reality is that successful, disruptive organizations are built not just on one great idea, but rather on the continuous improvement of small ideas that result in one big important result: continual, sustainable revenue growth. Lather, rinse, repeat. Share email. Facebook.
  • MARKETRI  |  FRIDAY, JULY 13, 2012
    [Business] GC Legal Advisors, LLC Retains Marketri LLC as its Outsourced Marketing Provider
    Parker, Founder and Principal of GC Legal Advisors, “We are excited to work with Marketri and believe they understand the advantages that our business model provides and how to best express this to our market.” Said Albert P. Marketri is located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania and serves the Northeast Region.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
    [Business] Mastering Brand Loyalty: What Subscription Service Companies Do Differently
    From makeup and gifts to toiletries and gourmet dinners, companies like Birchbox, Blue Apron, Trunk Club, Kiwi Crate, and Amazon are  listening to consumers   and betting their entire business on getting to know you better as a person. As a brand and a business, you need brand loyalty, and you only have a few chances to create it.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
    [Business] A Simple Guide for an Effective Inbound Call Strategy
    ” While it can be tempting to remove your telephone number from your marketing materials to prevent low-value calls, it’s important to recognize that it’s not about what’s the best communication channel for your business, but what’s the best channel for your customers. Inbound Marketing
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2015
    [Business] I don’t know my online audience and neither do you
    The post I don’t know my online audience and neither do you appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. The post I don''t know my online audience and neither do you appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. You don’t know me. No tweets, posts, or blog comments.
  • CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MATRIX   |  TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011
    [Business] Step-by-Step Guide to Selecting the Right Marketing Automation System - Part 1
    Bear in mind that company size alone doesn’t necessary predict the depth of your requirements: small businesses can run complex marketing programs, and large business programs may be simple. Choosing a marketing automation system is a major decision. disciplined selection process is essential to make a sound selection.
  • SAVVY B2B MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2012
    [Business] Savvy Week in Review: May 11
    Outperform in B2B Sales by Understanding the Social Business Sales Funnel b y @ csrollyson via @ B2Community. We've read lots of terrific posts over the past week. Here's a roundup of our favorites to get you through the weekend. Enjoy! Why sales needs to participate in the online social sphere and how to get started.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014
    [Business] Authorship and the Invisible Blogger: Are you writing yourself out of success?
    appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. My friend and podcast co-host Tom Webster recently penned a really honest and thought-provoking post called “ Authorship.” What is the benefit of syndicating your content?
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2012
    [Business] The Top 20 Twitter Clients being Used in 2012
    I recently changed my main Twitter client (more information on that below) and decided to create a new LinkedIn Poll for Groups  in my Social Media Strategies for Business LinkedIn Group  to find out what others use. asked my 2,500 group members: What Twitter client do you use for business ? SproutSocial. twitter.com/cibostudios/st….
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2012
    [Business] How to Get More Creative with your B2B Marketing
    According to Lehrer, much of what we believed about marketing and business needs to be re-examined as a result. Businesses with creative workers should paint their offices blue. Make sure you encourage contrariness in your business (the opposite of what many employees are encouraged to do, which is agree with the boss). 3.
  • B2B MARKETING TRACTION  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2012
    [Business] 3 Things to Consider When Hiring a Blog Ghostwriter
    Any business-to-business blog must reflect your business’s marketing persona. It’s my opinion that as long as someone in your business or organization reviews and approves the blog posts, a blog ghostwriter can be highly effective and  an authentic reflection of your business. What are you going to say?
  • THE ROI GUY  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
    [Business] Increasing Sales Tool Adoption – A Proven Customer Perspective
    We recently asked the developer of a very successful ROI/TCO tool what it took to get the tool to have such a big impact on driving incremental business, increasing competitive win rates and reduced discounting. The short answer – “You can’t just build it and expect folks to come. Consulting.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2014
    [Business] Working With Bloggers to Promote Your Brand for the Holidays
    Kristen on Google+ | Twitter | Google+ | LinkedIn | Working With Bloggers to Promote Your Brand for the Holidays by Kristen Matthews - Maximize Social Business. It seems that every food and beverage comes in a pumpkin flavor variety and sidewalks are scattered with leaves that make an awesome extra crunchy sound. Blogger Outreach
  • THE B2B RESEARCH BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2011
    [Business] Three reasons B2B marketers should care about sustainability
    In the latest in my series of interviews with today’s leading business thinkers I spoke with Thomas Jelley, Corporate Citizenship Manager at support services giant Sodexo. Can you tell me a little more about how it’s evolved in the business? The challenges are the bread and butter of our business. Well, no. 
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  SUNDAY, JANUARY 27, 2013
    [Business] Is Facebook a human right or a weapon?
    The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana represented the man and argued that sex offenders are unjustly barred from using Twitter and Facebook, which can be used to do legitimate business over the Internet. Why is the State of Indiana willingly and knowingly putting convicted child molesters back in business? Forever. Scary wrong.
  • YOUR SALES MANAGEMENT GURU  |  MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014
    [Business] Second Quarter Plan
    With many of my clients we have the each member of the sales team prepare a six month Business Plan and then a shorter Quarterly Action Plan is created and as I was preparing a client audit today I realized it was time to begin to have this client’s sales team evaluate their performance. Second Quarter Plan. What did I miss?
  • VISIONEDGE  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013
    [Business] Customer Conversations: Requesting Your Budget
    This very situation is an example of why it is so important to build a measurable marketing plan that is directly aligned with business outcomes. Once the outcomes are identified and it is understood which ones Marketing is expected to impact and how, the conversation shifts from talking about activities to talking about business value.
  • SYNECORE  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2013
    [Business] Social Media: Why Aren't You Using Hashtags? - #MarketingTechMin
    This week, Jacey and Spencer discuss why businesses need to be taking advantage of the "hashtag" and offer some tips for creating one of your own. Hashtags seem to be popping up everywhere these days (even in the title of this video!). You don't need a big budget to create social media campaigns that have big effects. Follow @SyneCoreTech
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2015
    [Business] How Multi-Location Call Tracking Boosts Your Marketing ROI
    And within three years there will be over 73 billion calls made to these businesses from mobile search. Marketers know they can’t ignore the calls that will be coming into their businesses. Website phone numbers are vital: 61% of customers say it’s important that a business gives them a phone number on their website to call.
  • SAZBEAN  |  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2014
    [Business] Internet Marketing Strategy Articles for the Week of January 27, 2014
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  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  MONDAY, MAY 13, 2013
    [Business] Becoming an Inside Sales Mentor
    It has been almost one year since I started as a Business Development Representative at AG Salesworks and I have learned so much about the software and technology industry, sales, and communicating with people at all the various levels of an organization. You learn something new every day working in an inside sales environment.
  • SAZBEAN  |  MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2011
    [Business] Social Media is NOT One-Size Fits All
    Just use these social networks and they’ll work for your business! While these social networks may work for a lot of businesses, they may not necessarily work for yours. Before you leap, understand the environment and whether it makes sense for YOUR business. What types of social media do you use for your business?
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2013
    [Business] Can You Ever Really Scale Social Media Marketing?
    Alisa: Well, we do find that it can be cost-effective for us and our customers when we focus on certain niche businesses. We''ll work with lots of different types of businesses, but when we have several similar businesses, we are able to charge less for start-up and are able to show them good results faster. Me: Hi Alisa! Howie.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2016
    [Business] 8 Pieces of Marketing Wisdom for the Chinese New Year
    When both parties agree on what they owe each other to hit these goals, harmony is achieved. 5) "Create useful information specific to the people your business serves.". Tweet this fortune: Content is great, but it's not very effective if it doesn't relate to the people your business serves. Cheesy? little. Want to give it a spin?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016
    [Business] Why don’t more marketers use keyword research?
    The data they use to make these adjustments are the key performance indicators for their businesses: Paid search effectiveness (cost per response, response volume). Marketers, and the systems they use, have to learn to customize the keyword research they get from search engines for their businesses. All kinds of data living together.
  • JUNTA 42  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015
    [Business] This Week in Content Marketing: Apple Is Spurring On the Next Generation of Advertising
    My other rave is for Cocainenomics , a brilliant look at the business side of the cocaine trade, featuring all the reporting, graphics, photos, and video you’d expect from an elaborate interactive piece from a major publication. this family-owned business is the longest-serving, unbroken custodianship in the world. link]. 3.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
    [Business] “Curation” versus Fair Use: How to keep your content safe
    If you’ve never been sued, let me give you a visual: think about what it would look like if your business started hemorrhaging money, and nothing could stop the bleeding. The post “Curation” versus Fair Use: How to keep your content safe appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. Doubtful.
  • SOCIAL MEDIA B2B  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2012
    [Business] Top 10 Social Media Marketing Questions
    How do I measure the effect of social media marketing on my business? 2. How do I select the right social platform for my business? Our friends at Social Media Examiner just released their 2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report. This was an open-ended question on the survey. Top 10 Social Media Marketing Questions. 1.
  • LEANDATA  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2016
    [Business] The Fallacy of Inbound Versus Outbound
    In the blue corner, we have that time-honored business strategy, Outbound Marketing! We can settle this, once and for all, by having them duke it out until one is flat on the business canvas. Obviously, Inbound and Outbound can be vastly different ways of looking at business. Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the main event!
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2016
    [Business] ‘Tis the Season: How to “Sleigh” Your Holiday Social Media Campaigns
    Social media remains one of the most popular tools for business marketing, with 74 percent of marketers planning to increase its use within the next year, and 48 percent actively measuring related click-through rates. 25); Small Business Saturday (Nov. In fact, some five million consumers in the U.S. billion. Establish objectives.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  MONDAY, JULY 20, 2015
    [Business] 12 Subject Lines for Better Blogger Outreach
    12 Subject Lines for Better Blogger Outreach by Kristen Matthews - Maximize Social Business. One of the biggest pain points in blogger outreach is getting the attention of the bloggers you know are the perfect fit for your brand. But, one of the […]. Author information. Kristen Matthews. Kristen on Google+. Blogger Outreach
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2015
    [Business] Your website must adapt based on data
    So far, my career in marketing has been very much focused on the small and medium sized business (SMB), including non-profits, startups, tech companies, and even the social side of enterprises. The state of the art in marketing and advertising and how they use big data, logic, and computing, is light years ahead of what most of us know.
  • SAZBEAN  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2013
    [Business] 4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Amplify Content on LinkedIn
    LinkedIn (Photo credit: Wikipedia) LinkedIn launched in 2003 as the social network of choice for professionals, and as a landmark of sorts for those who wanted an online space for their resume. million groups, look for new jobs and get news about their areas of interest. Content Social Media Strategy
  • CRIMSON MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013
    [Business] 2013 Digital Trends: 10 Things You Need To Know
    Does it make sense for your business to create an app? Everything changes. You either change along with it or you get left behind. Here So what does all of this really mean? . Mobile is everything. Are you ready for it? ” Visual content must be a part of your marketing mix. You need to be where your buyers are.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2012
    [Business] How to Find New Customers – our popular white paper
    Find New Customers helps companies (with between 150 and 5,000 employees who sell complex products to businesses) to implement world-class lead generation programs. “ Find New Customers can certainly help your business dramatically improve the flow of sales-ready leads to salespeople.” Como Conseguir Novos. Clientes.
  • CONTENT STANDARD  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016
    [Business] 9 Content Strategy Tips from MarketingProfs B2B Marketing Forum 2016
    Session How Smart Businesses Spin Extraordinary Success from Ordinary Marketing. And they need to pass that content to their sales teams, equipping them for successful conversations and ultimately closing business. 4. Sales prospecting and business development. 5. Business goals, overall marketing goals, regional goals.
  • INDUSTRIAL MARKETING TODAY  |  TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012
    [Business] E-commerce: An Important Channel for Industrial Sales
    Grainger – E-commerce business currently accounts for about $1.5 Industrial OEMs need to understand that today business needs to be conducted on both fronts, physical and digital. I am seeing more and more manufacturers and industrial distributors using e-commerce as a sales channel for growth. MRO distributor W.W. Annual Sales: $1.5+
  • DIGITAL BODY LANGUAGE  |  TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010
    [Business] Evaluating Marketing Automation - 10 Questions To Ask
    Some organizations have the skills in house to make the needed business process changes, and some organizations are more comfortable bringing in outside expertise in order to facilitate discussions, avoid mistakes, and gain consensus on the changes. The market for marketing automation software is doing very well these days. Area code?
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  THURSDAY, JANUARY 8, 2015
    [Business] Employees’ Tweets Lead to FTC Enforcement
    James Wu | Facebook | Google+ | LinkedIn | Employees’ Tweets Lead to FTC Enforcement by James Wu - Maximize Social Business. On November 25, 2014, the United States Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) proposed consent orders regarding two companies who allegedly mislead consumers. Social Media and Employment Law
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2011
    [Business] How to set up your Google+ Brand Page right
    Not everyone thinks G+ for Business is all that exciting, including other folks on this blog (I’m looking at you Mike and Frank !), but even they agree that staking out your claim to your business or brand page is a good thing. Image via CrunchBase. If you follow these steps, you’ll be as well-placed as possible.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
    [Business] Three Tips for Making YouTube the Number 1 Social Media Site
    Three Tips for Making YouTube the Number 1 Social Media Site by Jayson Duncan - Maximize Social Business. As I mentioned last month, YouTube and Facebook are neck and neck for the top spot in social media in terms of unique traffic. The numbers from July are in, and Facebook is, again, the largest social media site. Author information.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 19, 2015
    [Business] 3 Top Takeaways from SMX West 2015
    As Derek mentioned in his post from the other day, businesses have to understand what types of search results are showing up for queries related to their business. For the past few years we have been hearing people say businesses have to think “mobile first.” What does this mean for businesses? . Content.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2012
    [Business] Learning From Big Social Media Blunders
    Disheartening because nervous businesses considering social media may unduly focus on the blunders and ignore the benefits. Today, I’ll take a moment to speculate “why” the blunders happened and how businesses can learn from their less fortunate brethren’s mistakes. By Stanford Smith, Contributing {grow} Columnist. More Examples.
  • OPENTOPIC  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
    [Business] The One Thing You Must Have for B2B Marketing Success: Be the Best Answer
    While B2B companies are investing in content for marketing, making more content is not creating the windfall of leads that many senior business marketing executives had hoped for. The problem? lack of insight about what makes better content. Brands & Marketers
  • OPENTOPIC  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2016
    [Business] Customers Are Willing to Swap More Data for Personalized Marketing
    Salesforce Research surveyed more than 7,000 consumers and business buyers to understand. New research from the “State of the Connected Customer” report shows that customers’ attitudes about data sharing are changing. More consumers are willing to give their data to trusted companies in exchange for personalized experiences.
  • OPENTOPIC  |  TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016
    [Business] The CMO and the DCoE: 3 steps to build your digital center of excellence
    CEOs and CMOs are increasingly becoming more accountable for driving maximum business impact from their digital marketing efforts, and building so-called “digital centers of excellence” is becoming key to organizational success and subsequent digital transformation. A. Cognitive Technology
  • OPENTOPIC  |  THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016
    [Business] 7 Reasons You Should Stop Managing Your SEO and Hire a Pro
    Register Now » Search engine optimization (SEO) has long been an important strategy for business success, and it’s becoming more relevant. Join us for a free, live webinar and learn how to drive revenue with content marketing. Tune in 8/4 at 10:30 a.m. Cognitive Technology
  • WRITTENT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2014
    [Business] 3 Writing Techniques to Double Your Productivity
    Like, make or break your business huge. In short, to succeed in your choice of career, your writing productivity needs to skyrocket – otherwise, you’ll have little/no time to manage all the other aspects of your business. But for the average blog post, this writing technique will boost your productivity like nobody’s business.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2011
    [Business] Eric Schmidt: The Next Facebook will be Social, Mobile & Local
    Eric Schmidt: The Next Facebook will be Social, Mobile & Local is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Who will be the next Mark Zuckerberg? And I think it’s important to note that someone will come after him.&#. Eric Schmidt. We have to.&#.
  • HUBSPOT  |  SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2014
    [Business] What People Read This Week (in Between Watching World Cup Games)
    Among them you''ll find everything from visual content tools, to interview questions and corporate business babble, to social media obsessions and World Cup tweets. In order to use social media to drive business results, it''s important that companies pay attention to the way social media demographics are growing and changing. Tweet.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2016
    [Business] 4 Simple Ideas to Personalize Your Email Campaigns Today
    How do we balance the need for personalized campaigns (which we know consumers want) with achievable and reliable results (which our businesses need)? Those of us who craft email campaigns are always searching for ways to personalize our messages. Our advice: don’t throw the baby out with the bathwater. Email Marketing
  • DIGITAL B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2012
    [Business] Marketing Gimmicks versus Value: A Disappointing Example
    Omniture (now Adobe) wants to be a leader on driving business results with digital marketing, not just measurement. B2B marketing often includes thought leadership in areas that are outside a company’s core product or service focus. Eloqua has an active voice on the entire spectrum of content marketing. Unfortunately, the answer was no.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
    [Business] The Biggest Mobile Marketing Trends of 2016
    According to Ad Age, “66% of B2B marketers now use their mobile devices for business.” Been a few weeks, but it's Friday Five time - a curated collection of five recent articles on one topic. This go round it's all about mobile marketing. Top Mobile Marketing Trends for 2016. Read the full story on Business2Community.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015
    [Business] How To Create A Thought Leadership Strategy That Supports True Innovation
    More often it means business and delivery models. This will open your eyes to the bigger questions that they have about where their industry – and business in general – is going. It’s true that thought leaders tend to be the most successful professionals in their fields, and because of this, have more influence over their audience.
  • ACT-ON  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016
    [Business] 13 Customer Loyalty Best Practices for B2B Companies
    There’s nothing like reducing “the hassle factor” to cement loyalty, whether you’re a business or a consumer. 2. However marketing executives disagree; 66% believe loyalty programs are still a way for consumers to show how loyal they are to their business.“. And odds are high you’re tying that ROI to new business. Embrace them.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 2016
    [Business] 16 of the Best Brands on Instagram Right Now
    Given the number of people using Instagram, it's surprising how few businesses have adopted the platform -- or even taken it seriously. For the first six months of launching the business, the only platform that we actually focused on using was Instagram,” says Neil Waller , the company's co-founder. Ready to get inspired? letsbefrank."
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2015
    [Business] Why You Should Create Infographic Designs For Instagram To Reach Out To Millennials
    Why You Should Create Infographic Designs For Instagram To Reach Out To Millennials by Nadya Khoja - Maximize Social Business. Not too long ago Instagram released an update that allows users to move away from the square-framed restrictions of the platform, and post portrait and landscape images. For any company […]. Author information.
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