• JUNTA 42  |  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] This Week in Content Marketing: Could Brands Cure Traditional Media’s Run to Eyeballs?
    PNR: This Old Marketing with Joe Pulizzi and Robert Rose can be found on both iTunes and Stitcher. Rants and raves include a business model at risk of extinction and FCC regulations that should have been turned into fossils by now; then we wrap up with an example that wrote the book on inbound marketing — literally. What’s Next?
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Stronger Inbound Marketing With Interactive Content: How to Get Started
    You’re probably already familiar with inbound marketing methodology, as it’s become a popular marketing approach over the past 10 years. The post Stronger Inbound Marketing With Interactive Content: How to Get Started appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 7 Marketing Automation Mistakes You Can't Afford to Make
    Think of marketing automation like auto-deducting money from your checking account and putting it into savings: The automatic process lets you invest in your future goals in an easier way than if you did it manually. We want to help you understand marketing automation, and how and when to use it to your organization’s benefit.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 5 Ways to Explain Inbound Marketing to Your Family This Thanksgiving
    And yet, none of those oh-so-polite questions even come close to the complexity of explaining what, as an inbound marketer, you actually do for a living. It's not that inbound marketing requires a long, drawn-out answer -- after all, it can be described in 140 characters. Inbound marketing is the exact opposite.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Getting Started with Inbound For Schools (new ebook) 
    For many marketers, getting started with inbound marketing can feel just as daunting as learning an unfamiliar skill, if not much more because their professional reputation is as stake. To help, our latest ebook breaks down the who, what, when, where, and why of Getting Started with Inbound for Schools. Education
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 8 Interesting Things You Probably Didn't Know About Google's Algorithm
    Maybe you do, if you’re a marketing nerd like I am.) Algorithms can also read how recent the content is, how likely it is to be spam, and how it pertains to your location. As marketers, all of this stuff matters. It’s finding new ways to get the best content to users. Inbound Marketing SEO Daily TOFUEver. ”.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Google's AMP: A Marketer's Guide to Accelerated Mobile Pages
    What do marketers need to know about this new project? AMP enables content to load near-instantaneously by removing JavaScript from the page. It prioritizes text-based content, then loads additional content after the remainder of the page has rendered. Another benefit of AMP is content visibility. What is AMP?
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Oracle Attains Highest Score for Current Offering in The Forrester Wave™: Lead-To-Revenue.
    Digital marketers are continuously challenged with proving their programs are enabling sales and driving revenue. Marketers are increasingly being held to specific revenue goals that require a much tighter alignment between marketing and sales. Achieving quarterly MQL goals is no longer sufficient for establishing success.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] SEO Basics: The 6 Most Important Things Marketers Need to Know [Infographic]
    Search engines are getting smarter and better at understanding a searcher’s intent and how they can provide them with meaningful content. If you're struggling to keep up with the changes in SEO and what you as a marketer need to do as a result, you're in the right place. Inbound Marketing SEO Content Marketing Daily IGSS
  • KEO MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Five Keys to Hiring a Digital Marketing Agency
    The digital marketing world is constantly changing due to the emergence of new trends and technologies that are fundamentally changing the way brands reach out to potential customers. To help you make a decision, we have created a list of items to look for when you are considering hiring a digital marketing agency. Marketing Strategy
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 10 Digital Trends to Inspire Your 2017 B2B Content Marketing Strategy
    With 2017 less than two months away, it’s time to start thinking about your 2017 B2B content marketing strategy and how to get the most out of your efforts. With this in mind, we’ve pulled together a list of ten digital marketing trends that should be considered by all when thinking about next year’s content strategy. 1.
  • CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MATRIX   |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] HubSpot Announces LinkedIn, Facebook Partnerships and Free Marketing Automation Edition at INBOUND Conference
    HubSpot held its annual INBOUND conference in Boston last week. Using free versions to grow marketing automation has consistently failed in the past, probably because people attracted by a free system aren't willing to do the substantial work needed for marketing automation success. We'll see. Makes a lot of sense to me.
  • CONTENT STANDARD  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Sober Up: Account-Based Marketing Can Work in an Inbound World
    Brand marketers, especially B2B marketers, know the struggle that comes with reeling in certain prospective clients, sometimes missing out on that major lead they’ve been chasing for weeks, months, or years. Think Like an Account-Based Marketer. That’s not to say inbound has suddenly become obsolete.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How To Create Successful Content in Any Industry: Benchmarks Set by 342 Marketing Campaigns
    Even with all of the resources available for content strategy and amplification, we know there’s no magic formula for making content go viral. In other words, getting a lot of eyes on your content is key. Content Elements To Earn Links & Social Shares in 15 Niche Industries. Easier said than done, right?
  • KEO MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Checklist to Evaluate a Digital Marketing Agency
    As your company grows you may consider hiring a digital marketing agency to help you with your online marketing. Digital marketing is a fluid and constantly-changing environment. An effective digital marketing agency stays on top of the current marketing trends at all times. B2B MarketingSatisfied Clients.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Anatomy of a Lead-Generating Website
    The opting in part is important: When people voluntarily hand over their information by filling out a form, they're actively showing interest in your business, your products, or your content. We recommend using our free Collected Forms tool, part of HubSpot Marketing Free. Inbound Marketing Lead Generation Design Daily Canonical
  • BULLDOG SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Taking a Goals-Based Approach to Social Media
    Social media is just like any other marketing channel. Without them, you could be wasting your time—or worse, causing damage to your overall marketing efforts. You’ve even gone as far to build a content strategy to keep a consistent voice. Think of content that’s helpful or informative instead of just a sales pitch.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Free Growth Tools I Recommend For Modern Businesses to Grow & Scale
    Both at HubSpot and at other businesses I've helped advise, I've seen marketing and sales teams experiment with all sorts of different tools they've hoped would drive growth. At HubSpot, we've seen opportunities to build new growth tools for marketing and sales teams and we've worked hard to fill those gaps. Free CRM. 1) HubSpot CRM.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Why You Should Slash Your Sponsorship Budget (And What to Focus on Instead)
    Professional services firms rely upon a variety of marketing channels to gather leads, attract new clients, and encourage other professionals to refer their firm. Book or other signature content. Marketing AgencyThey couldn't be more wrong. The Problem with Sponsorships. So why don't sponsorships work? Blog posts and articles.
  • SNAPAPP  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Stronger Inbound Marketing With Interactive Content: How to Get Started
    You’re probably already familiar with inbound marketing methodology, as it’s become a popular marketing approach over the past 10 years. As a result, some of the more traditional marketing mediums and content formats (that don’t resonate with customers) are beginning to fall by the wayside. Diversify the Content.
  • CONTENT STANDARD  |  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] What Is Account-Based Marketing, and Will It Work for Your Brand?
    In the marketing world, the race for a competitive edge is endless. Inbound marketing has been a cornerstone of effective digital marketing for quite some time. The realization that inbound is no longer a differentiating tactic can be surreal. The efficacy of account-based marketing is proven through simple math.
  • BIZIBLE  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Account-Based Marketing Budget Approval [And How To Get It]
    Are you sold on the merits of an account-based marketing strategy , but you don’t know how to secure the budget needed to implement a plan? There are several ways to approach the question of budget for a new ABM plan within your marketing organization. Most companies don’t make a complete switch overnight. Turtle or hare?
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 5 Questions Credit Unions Should Ask to Improve their Marketing
    Clarity is the key to efficient, productive marketing. Conversion points on your website are opportunities for you to gather intel so you can market to prospects and leads more effectively. If all you're doing with your email marketing is selling, you're ignoring what makes inbound marketing so effective. Educate.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Top 10 Conversion Lessons One Agency Learned After Critiquing 100+ Websites
    We critics happen to learn a thing or two about marketing, UX design, and conversion rate optimization (CRO) in the process, too. P.S. - Want your website critiqued in person at INBOUND 2016 ? Register for INBOUND and then reserve your throwdown slot here. Take a look at Contently , for example. The best part? Awards.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 7 Tried-and-True Strategies SaaS Businesses Are Using to Grow
    Strategies SaaS Businesses Are Using to Grow. 1) Content Marketing. Importantly, content continues to drive leads, whereas other forms of marketing, like pay-per-click (PPC) advertising will only do so for as long as you continue spending. This distinction is important for SaaS marketers to consider. Intercom.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 9 Lead Generation Mistakes Marketers Need to Stop Making
    Leads are valuable because they're the people who have indicated organic interest in your content and your business by giving you their information in some way, whether it's by filling out a form to download an ebook, completing an online survey, or something else. Some marketers have trouble generating enough leads to feed their sales team.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] A Brief History of Search & SEO
    Some, like Search Engine Land (SEL), say that Excite “revolutionized how information was cataloged,” making it easier to find information “by sorting results based on keywords found within content and backend optimization.”. More on Google Instant, circa 2010: That year also saw a growing importance of social media content in SEO.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 3 Quick Wins to Improve Your Nonprofit's Website
    Not every marketing success comes from a big campaign. blog is the constant stream of fresh, SEO-focused content that search engines will use to drive traffic to your organization's online presence. Inbound works because of an "educate first – ask later" approach. But is it being executed as completely as it could? Nonprofit
  • INDUSTRIAL MARKETING TODAY  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Making Industrial Content Marketing Engaging for Engineers and Industrial Buyers
    Industrial content marketing is facing a big challenge because manufacturers are struggling to make it more engaging for their target audience. They have a good grasp of industrial content marketing’s contributions at the top of funnel but can’t quite connect the dots when it comes to measuring its effectiveness in driving sales.
  • CONTENT STANDARD  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 9 Content Strategy Tips from MarketingProfs B2B Marketing Forum 2016
    When I told my sister over dinner that I had been at a B2B marketing conference, she asked what my job had to do with apiaries. In this wrap-up post, we’re sharing top tips from speakers at MarketingProfs B2B Marketing Forum 2016. 1. ” Technology is great —but it will never replace a marketer’s intuition.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 6 Key Takeaways From an Analysis of 200+ Popular Pinterest Infographics
    Chances are, if you’re reading this, you’re creating an infographic to use on social media or a marketing campaign. If you’re creating the infographic for marketing purposes, you’ve got one more step, and that’s promoting it. After all, there is no point creating content if no one sees it, is there? Send out an email newsletter.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 9 Genius Examples of Empathetic Content Marketing in Action
    Successful content marketing is about creating a connection between your audience and your brand. This doesn’t mean just throwing content at them. It means creating content that they truly value -- content that serves their needs and addresses their biggest pain points. Content Type: Video. HappyMonday.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Brand Your Business on a Budget: A 6-Step Guide
    In marketing, it seems like the word "brand" is used a lot -- the leading brand, off-brand, personal brand. That can be avoided by diligently planning and scheduling social media posts like you would with any other marketing calendar. In fact, blogging might be the most fundamental step of inbound marketing. The results?
  • KEO MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Repurposing Content for Your B2B Direct Sales Force
    Kristel Cuenta, writing in SearchEngineWatch.com, says that any piece of content that gets a good response from the target audience should be repurposed into other forms of content in order to leverage the popularity and keep the target audience engaged. This is a very good way to approach content creation. Content Marketing
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Re-Engage Cold Prospects and Win More Business for Your Agency
    These folks may love your content, but they're still relatively anonymous to your agency. Jody Sutter will be speaking on this topic at INBOUND 2016. Learn more about INBOUND. Marketing Agency DailyI’ve always been surprised by how many ad agency executives ignore their own network of contacts. Next 40%: The Dormant Fans.
  • COMPUTER MARKET RESEARCH  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Inbound in the Channel: 3 Ways to Help Channel Partners Make Money
    3 Helpful Tips on Inbound Marketing that Will Help your Channel Partners. The influence of inbound marketing in today’s digitally-driven world can be hard to fathom. But, the truth is, outbound marketing tactics (e.g., Become social media marketing influencers. Enter new marketplaces. Build contacts. Email.
  • MARKETRI  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] B2B Marketing Strategies: Getting Started With Content
    Marketing Strategy Inbound Marketing Content Marketing B2B Marketing Strategic Marketing ConsultingIn the not-so-distant past, mid-sized B2B companies treated their websites like they were chiseled in stone. Then they forgot about them entirely.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 4 Helpful Tools for Organizing Your Social Media Calendar
    What do cross-country road trips, wedding speeches, and social media marketing have in common? You could wing all three, but it's probably better to have a plan for what direction you’re heading -- especially when it comes to your social media content strategy. The Benefits of Using a Social Media Content Calendar.
  • EARNEST ABOUT B2B  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 7 key takeaways from The State of Inbound 2016
    Inbound has been gathering pace, as buyers are becoming more and more immune to traditional marketing and push tactics and marketers embrace new approaches. HubSpot’s annual State of Inbound study is becoming something of a bellwether of industry attitudes to and adoption of inbound strategies.
  • KEO MARKETING  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] KEO Marketing CEO, Sheila Kloefkorn, to Present “Top 15 Trends in Digital Marketing – What You Need to Know for 2017”
    KEO Marketing to Host “Lunch & Learn” for the Arizona Technology Council on November 15, 2016. Titled “Top 15 Trends in Digital Marketing – What You Need to Know for 2017,” the educational session will be conducted from 11:30 a.m. business growth and marketing expert, Kloefkorn founded KEO Marketing in 2000. KEO New
  • NETLINE B2B MARKETING  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] B2B Marketers Lose with Inbound Only Strategies
    B2B marketers, it’s time to wake up and smell the content marketing opportunity outside of inbound. Inbound marketing is an obvious and must have strategy for all corporate websites, no disagreement there; however, that is simply one piece of the pie. WHAT’S AN INBOUND STRATEGY? Why does this matter?
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How Emotion-Detection Technology Will Change Marketing
    Now, imagine that you could change your marketing dynamically, right there on the spot, in response to their emotional reactions. Exploding with investment and technological advances, the world of emotion detection and recognition technology will change the face of marketing in the years to come. What's a marketer to do?
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Generate Leads From the Most Popular Pages on Your Website
    But to figure it out for sure, you'll need to turn to your marketing software. You can also use Google Analytics to find your most popular web pages by looking at your "Top Content" report. To get this report, log in to Google Analytics and go to Content Optimization > Content Performance > Top Content.
  • OPENTOPIC  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] What’s Next for Inbound Marketing?
    As you prep for 2017 marketing activities, you need to keep one eye on your current metrics and one eye on the future. How will inbound tactics change in the next year and beyond? Here’s what HubSpot’s just-released 2016 State of Inbound survey revealed. The post What’s Next for Inbound Marketing?
  • ACT-ON  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Rethink Podcast Episode #4: What it means to be a modern marketer
    They discuss the evolution of inbound marketing, the marketing technology landscape, interactive marketing, and what it means to be a modern marketer. As Scott says in his intro, he has been at the intersection of marketing and software development for his entire career. The Modern Marketer.
  • ACT-ON  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Rethink Podcast Episode #4: What it means to be a modern marketer
    They discuss the evolution of inbound marketing, the marketing technology landscape, interactive marketing, and what it means to be a modern marketer. As Scott says in his intro, he has been at the intersection of marketing and software development for his entire career. The Modern Marketer.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] These Are the Services Your Clients Really Want, According to New Search Data
    Right now, clients are preparing their 2017 marketing budgets and making strategic decisions for next year. The way companies search for marketing services has shifted over the last three years, and your agency might need to reposition itself to meet emerging new demands. Some marketing services seem to always be on top.
  • BIZIBLE  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How To Create A Revenue Generating B2B Marketing Strategy
    It’s the justification for marketing spend. It’s the reasoning behind the day to day activities of your marketing team. Once in awhile it’s necessary to take a step back consider your strategy for every important aspect of B2B marketing. Measuring Your Target Market And Engaging Target Accounts. How large is this market?
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 11 Examples of Instagram Ads We Love
    While there are plenty of studies and articles that allude to what makes social media advertising successful , ad performance depends largely on your ability to create ad content that feels natural or organic (aka native advertising ). The ad presents an opportunity for viewers to hone their marketing skills at no cost. 4) New York Times.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Shared Content Optimization: What It Is & Why You Need to Care
    Nearly every smart marketer wants to create content that puts their company on the map and attract more customers. According to HubSpot's research, inbound marketing and content marketing have been the most effective method of doing business online. What are The Benefits of Shared Content Optimization?
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Learn SEO: 9 of the Best Resources to Bookmark
    These days, it seems like most marketing jobs require at least a basic knowledge of search engine optimization. Broken down into 10 chapters, the guide really gets to the basics -- what is search engine optimization, and why marketers need to use it. That's the work of online search marketing publication Search Engine Land.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Inbound Marketing for Independent Schools
    With 5 million seats to fill each year, these stats demonstrate the urgency for marketers attract their share of prospective parents, and nurturing them along to their child’s enrollment. visitor becomes a prospect when you start learning enough about them to push out personalized content. They're also great content sources.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Should Marketers Use Pop-Up Forms? A Comprehensive Analysis
    As inbound marketers, we care about creating lovable experiences for our website visitors -- but we also want to generate as many leads as we can for our sales teams. So the million dollar question for inbound marketers is this: Should we be using pop-up forms? it was marketers like you and me. know I do.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] What is Inbound Marketing? The Idiot’s Guide [Infographic]
    Over the past decade, inbound marketing has climbed to the top of the marketing latter and claimed its place as (arguably) the most beneficial approach for business campaigns—both online and off. But you may be wondering, why exactly have inbound practices become so dominant in marketing? Guest post by Andy Beohar.
  • KEO MARKETING  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] KEO Marketing Sponsors B2B Marketing Growth Event for BMA Phoenix
    “B2B Marketing Drives Business Growth: Learn from the Experts” Features Three Informative Sessions Lead by Globally Accomplished B2B Marketing Professionals. Titled “B2B Marketing Drives Business Growth: Learn from the Experts,” this special event will be held Tuesday, October 18, 2016 from 1:30 p.m. About KEO Marketing.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 6 Underutilized Lead Sources Your Agency Should Be Tapping (Besides Referrals)
    Lee McKnight, vice president of sales at RSW/US , warns that referrals aren't always as scalable, reliable, or targeted as other new lead sources , and agencies that ignore other inbound and outbound sources do so at their own peril. It needs to be a core part of your marketing strategy. Marketing Agency DailyLook, I hear you.
  • BULLDOG SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Blurred Lines Between Brands and Buddies
    With the ability to make highly targeted ad buys and build their own profiles, marketers are able to connect with people on a more personal level. They’re engineering content you care about to cater to your personality. This is the kind of content you’d expect from Buzzfeed. The Psychology Behind It All. The Engagement Game.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Why Infographics Should Be Part of Your SEO Strategy [Infographic]
    You see, there's something about the way an infographic conveys content -- from its customization to its digestible format -- that both grabs and holds people's attention, and makes them highly sharable. Inbound Marketing SEO Daily IGSSHow the heck can you use an image for search optimization? It might be simpler than you think.
  • CONTENT STANDARD  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 10 Stats That WIll Shape Your 2017 SEO Strategy
    But no matter where you live, if you’re a marketer, chances are your vision has shifted toward Q4, the year ahead, and your 2017 SEO strategy. As you well know, 2016 was a volatile year for search engine optimization and marketing. Long-form Content Reigns Supreme. Marketing SEOThat’s not surprising.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Keep Your Customers Coming Back in Times of Content Overload
    Randy Frisch and I had the chance to connect with some of the best professionals in content marketing, and we kept you in mind every step of the way. Choose a Content Pros podcast and press play. Thomas , and Jay Baer share their content marketing expertise. How your brands can lead your content to success.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 17 Revealing Stats That Uncover Key Marketing Differences Across Regions [New Data]
    Every year, HubSpot launches the State of Inbound report , detailing inbound marketing and sales trends across the globe. This year, we're so excited to announce that we've also launched the State of Inbound EMEA report, focusing exclusively on the region. & Ireland marketers versus U.S. marketers?
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 7 Amazing Tips to Help Boost A Blog Post’s Organic Ranking
    I f you are currently running a content marketing campaign, I'm sure that you have written and published a good amount of blogs. You can publish a great piece of content, but if no one ever reads it your time and energy will have been for nothing. But are they bringing in traffic? So what can you do about it? Bottom of page 1?
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How B2B Vendors Can Generate Trust and Credibility With Their Website
    What kind of content is important to them? In reality, for buyers who are leaning towards contacting you for a quote, the deciding factor is whether or not you have supplied them with the following basic content essentials: Product pricing, product reviews, lead/ship times, and details about technical support. Improve your credibility.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Build a Social Media Army
    While your social media strategy may not call for the same techniques required to defeat a super villain, marketers can learn a thing or two from the Avengers. Here are a few ways that social media marketers can embrace their inner superhero and build their own social media army. Content is a great way to do so. Social Meda
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Why Your School Should Move Away from Purchased Lists
    Buying (it's actually "renting") an email list is a short cut, which means it's the fastest route to a host of marketing problems. The entire premise of inbound marketing is that you succeed by attracting the right prospects to you and build a relationship based on your credibility. But didn't you listen to your mother?
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 10 Pieces of Content Your Audience Really Wants to See [New Data]
    Content marketing is constantly evolving, which is what we here on the HubSpot blogging team love about our jobs. And while it’s easy to get caught up in experimenting with innovative content, it’s important that we pay close attention to how our readers are changing, too. How are readers consuming content? Social Media.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] B2B Marketers Lose with Inbound Only Strategies
    By Amanda Dooley, Content and Product Marketing Manager at NetLine Corporation B2B marketers, it’s time to wake up and smell the content marketing opportunity outside of inbound. You’ve created content, published […]. Content Marketing
  • SNAPAPP  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] SnapWrap: On Writing, Building a Team, and More!
    Welcome to SnapWrap , our weekly marketing roundup on the SnapApp blog! . Each Friday, we assemble a roundup blog post of the most insightful, most interesting, and most popular marketing content from the past week (give or take a few days). Matching Content to Your Buyer Personas. How to Build a Content Team.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How To Increase Referral Traffic And Get More Leads
    Most marketers have one goal in common: increasing the amount of traffic to their website. There are various tactics for accomplishing this goal including search engine optimization (SEO), pay per click advertising (PPC), blogging, social media marketing, etc. mean, HubSpot literally coined the term inbound marketing.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Incorporate User Generated Content into Your Nonprofit Marketing
    A central pillar for successful inbound marketing is the ability to forge a trusting relationship with your prospects and members. People can be influenced by the content your organization creates, but they love love love hearing from your current constituents more. Time to get onboard the UGC train. And you get social proof!
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Engage Your Audience Using Digital Advertising
    In fact, earlier in 2016, HubSpot Research dug into how people interact with digital advertising, and it confirmed what many marketers have known for a long time: Consumers are actively avoiding our ads. For many businesses, the solution is simple: inbound marketing. Inbound Marketing + Digital Advertising = More Loveable Ads.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Want to be a Better Social Media Marketer? Listen to These 10 Podcasts
    If you work in social media marketing, my guess is you know it all too well. Social media is constantly evolving, making today an exciting time to work in marketing. 10 Amazing Podcasts About Social Media. 1) Marketing Smarts: How ‘Dolphin Tale’ Brought 800,000 Visitors a Year to Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Know the feeling?
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 8 Stats You Need to Know From the 2016 State of Inbound Report [New Data]
    T he inbound movement has always been about one thing: being relevant and truly helpful to your audience. This approach shouldn't change , but as consumer habits evolve, marketers and salespeople must adapt to better connect with and help their prospects and customers. Each year, marketers tell us that outbound practices are overrated.
  • CAPTORA  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Getting SEO Right: Simple Steps to Better Organic Rankings
    However, organic search (SEO) remains mysterious to a lot of marketers. I’m going to focus on some of the key aspects that will help you get higher in the ranking- architecture and content. Well, because web content is accessed and discovered by Google with a bot(s), not a human. Content is King. Still.
  • INDUSTRIAL MARKETING TODAY  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Effective Industrial Content Marketing Requires Working Closely with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)
    If you are responsible for industrial content marketing at your company, you know it is a challenge and can be a daunting task to engage with engineers and technical buyers. This is only a content summary. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].
  • ACT-ON  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Inbound Marketing or Outbound? Which is the Winner?
    The marketing industry has been buzzing about the rise of inbound marketing and the decline of outbound marketing over the last several years. With the rise of internet-empowered buyers, inbound marketing has helped vendors take control of the initial pieces of the buyer’s journey. And guess what?
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Decentralized Content Marketing Playbook [Infographic]
    In the past, content marketing revolved around one thing: your blog. Marketers lived by the promise that if they wrote quality articles on their website's blog, traffic would come. And after decades of interruptive television commercials and dinnertime cold calling, it was a welcome change in the world of marketing and selling.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Future of Marketing: WordStream's Founder & ClassPass' CMO on Where Things Are Headed
    Inbound marketing is about matching the way you market and sell with the way people actually want to shop and buy. And after reading the 2016 State of Inbound report, it became clear that inbound was beginning to change at a pace more rapid than anything we've seen before. Marketers need to do more marketing.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] A Cold, Hard Lead Conversion Case for Low-Volume Keywords
    Some, like "marketing," draw in huge crowds of searchers each month. Others, like "marketing tips for small shoe store companies," might squeak out a couple hits. As marketers, we're often conditioned to go after attainable high-volume keywords. Then, we set off developing content and campaigns around them. Not always.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How Can Small Schools Tackle Inbound Marketing?
    You're ready to get your inbound marketing machine going. You've read the case studies and statistics showing how effective inbound marketing is at pulling together a full enrollment class. Where is a small education marketing team to start? Inbound marketing always starts with the right personas.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Selling Digital Content? Seven Questions to Answer
    More and more digital content creators supplement their advertising dollars with revenue directly from the reader through “digital products” – for example, content behind a paywall (known as “paid digital memberships”), webinars, ecourses, ebooks, etc. Consumers Will Pay For the RIGHT Digital Content. Why the change? Conversion.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Future of Chatbots in Marketing [YouTube Live Event]
    For marketing and sales? They're teaming up to tackling these burning questions about bots, and how they'll change our world of marketing and sales. Moderated by: Meghan Keaney Anderson , VP of Marketing, HubSpot. Inbound Marketing Business Daily PromoSo, what does this mean for your job? ET // 11 a.m.
  • BIZIBLE  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Get the Most Out of Your B2B Demand Generation Efforts with These Nine Resources
    Although we’ve stated in the past that leads goals are dead , that doesn’t mean that we think demand generation isn’t an important function of every B2B marketing team. focus on pipeline marketing means that you’re attracting prospects with a high possibility to turn into customers. Optimizing Marketing Channel Mix for Revenue and ROI.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How to Market Your Ebook: Don't Let Content Offers Collect Dust
    Inbound marketing preaches content creation, but you shouldn’t create content without first figuring out who you’re marketing to and how you will market to them. If you don’t take these initial steps to ensure your content reaches the right people, your content will not be successful.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How Does Inbound Work for Membership Marketing?
    Like many other marketing strategies, inbound marketing transcends B2B, B2C, and nonprofit marketing. Inbound marketing isn't just about closing sales. It's about identifying and building trust with people in your target market. It's not about you. Attracting Potential Members. Networking? Nonprofit
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Why You're Thinking About Digital Marketing Analytics All Wrong
    Measuring the effectiveness of digital marketing is one of the greatest challenges facing organizations. According to HubSpot’s 2016 State of Inbound report , 46% of marketers cited "proving the ROI of our marketing activities" as one of the biggest challenge they face within their company. From Google? Via Facebook?
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The State of Inbound 2016 Is Here [New Report]
    More people are using mobile to access the internet than ever before, newsfeeds are packed with content, and bots are redefining what it looks like to complete the most common of online tasks. And as technology changes, the inbound marketing methodology must evolve with it. Larry Kim of WordStream. Rob Go of NextView Ventures.
  • PUREB2B  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 30 Terms Every Sales and Marketing Professional Should Know
    The marketing field is always evolving and to succeed, every marketing professional needs to keep up with the latest in industry trends, including its ever-expanding glossary. Marketers are naturally good at talking the talk; it’s kind of in our job description. Content. Crowdsourced Content. Evergreen Content.
  • SNAPAPP  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 5 Skills Every Demand Gen Marketer Should Master
    With all the tools and technology we now have at-hand, it’s a great time to be a demand-generation marketer. With strong demand-gen leadership, many other marketing specialties can thrive. Success in those areas trickles down to almost every other marketing sphere, from PPC to inbound marketing to conversion optimization.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] The Ultimate Kit for Getting Started With Inbound Marketing [Free Download + Book]
    You’ve read up about inbound marketing and have identified it as the best way to start attracting, converting, and closing more customers online, but what’s next? Getting your inbound marketing strategy off-the-ground can feel like a mammoth task, but it doesn’t need to be. SMART marketing goals template.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Survey: 93% of Inbound Marketing Professionals Create New Content Weekly
    As inbound marketers churn out new content, a survey has revealed that many of them do so multiple times throughout the month. In fact, according to a survey of 100 inbound marketers conducted by Writtent, 93 percent create fresh content weekly. Approximately B2B Buyer Personas and Marketing Performance.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 8 Necessities of a High-Converting Blog Design You Should Be Looking For
    With so many people (and apparently pets) blogging today, general consumers are far more familiar with most blog conversion practices and, unfortunately for marketers, how to avoid them. If the rise of photo filters has taught me anything as a marketer, it’s that we live in a superficial world. Yes, you read right. So, test it out!
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Why Nonprofits Should Start Inbound Now
    That's real, impactful return on your marketing efforts. The reality of these positive numbers makes sense given the operating premise of inbound marketing. Inbound marketing simply reflects the fact that in today's market place, the consumer (constituent, donor, or member) is in the power position.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Discover Where Your Competitors Are Beating You Online
    While there are countless variations of the traditional competitive analysis, it typically lacks a clear assessment from a digital inbound marketing perspective. Consider this: 97% of consumers now use online media when researching products and services in their local market 1. Content Evaluation. Provide a solution.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How Marketing Automation Supports Inbound Marketing
    The post How Marketing Automation Supports Inbound Marketing appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content MarketingToday’s buyers and consumers are increasingly avoiding branded outbound promotions and ads. We We skip TV commercials with our DVRs or streaming services.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Does every business need content marketing? A reality check.
    Does every business need content marketing? Sometimes in tough competitive situations you survive to the next year by cutting a penny per unit on a long-term contract instead of investing in epic content. In fact, due to this era of Content Shock , our content effort is probably becoming less effective week by week.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] How Can Schools Find Budget for Inbound?
    Everyone is looking for more marketing budget. As the well-known song goes: "You can't always get what you want." To even make the case for more budget, you need to show how your current marketing contributes to filling your school's enrollment class with the right number of ideal students. You only want to include the marketing costs.
  • WRITTENT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Survey of 100 Inbound Marketers: 73% Say Their #1 Blog Metric Is…
    Want to learn what 73% of inbound marketers say their #1 metric is? Or do you want to find out if you fall into the same categories as a typical inbound marketer? So, we decided to find 100 inbound marketers and ask them the same 5 simple questions. Analysis: Most inbound marketers create content.
  • ACT-ON  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] 5 Ways Outbound and Inbound Marketing Complement Each Other
    What kind of marketer are you? That sounds like the beginning of a diverting quiz, but it speaks to a perception among marketers that just may have run its course. If you’re like many marketers right now, you’d answer that question either with “inbound” or “outbound” as your answer. Interruption marketing” is one.
  • NUSPARK  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2016
    [Content, Inbound Marketing] Lead Nurturing for Higher Education: Best Practices
    The recruitment efforts at higher education institutions are naturally and rightfully following the trends and best practices generally acknowledged by marketing and sales specialists across a wide assortment of various fields. The lead nurturing process itself is improved by leveraging marketing automation best practices.
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