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How to Setup Workflows in HubSpot


Lead nurturing typically involves sending more than one email in an attempt to build trust, establish a relationship, and provide an offer that is educational, contextual, and relevant. In step 1 you segmented your contacts into relevant groupings. Create a smart list in HubSpot that will populate all of the individuals completing the action you are nurturing your contacts toward.

The 4 Most Useful Tools within the HubSpot CRM


Although the purpose of using such software was to make my life as a salesperson easier, I often danced along the emotional lines of frustration and disappointment because the CRM wouldn't store or track the information I needed it to. And then, I was introduced to HubSpot. I had no expections for HubSpot's new CRM at first. As a salesperson, time is money.

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How to Use Data to Create More Relevant Content


How do they inform their strategies? To help you figure out how to use data to inform your own content ideation process, I've come up with a plan. You'll add more information to this spreadsheet later. This score is a mix of relevancy, bid amount, and ad performance. If you're not a HubSpot customer, you can check out Keyword Planner to uncover this information.

Hubspot Inbound Conference Recap 4 of 9


The Relevance Imperative: B2B The Way It Should Be, Presented by Russell Glass from LinkedIn Marketing Solutions. Only 20% of people who have opted in to emails actually open them because they find the information not relevant or interesting to them. Be relevant early. Be relevant on and off the desktop. The solution: Create lasting experiences. .

B2B Marketing Trends for 2016

They expect content to be relevant, easy to find, and mobile- friendly. relevant and carefully targeted) content. it relevant, easy to find, and comprehensive) but doesn't stop there. sales agent to the information manager and broader business ecosystem. This report was compiled by Tom Pick and Tony Karrer, co-founders of the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer.

20 Must-See SlideShare Presentations That'll Inform, Inspire & Entertain


What better way to display valuable pieces of information than through a visual format like a SlideShare? From Zapier to IFTTT to Signals and Litmus, HubSpot customer Eric Leist gives us a snapshot of valuable tools to help marketers hack their marketing careers. First of all, this presentation presents the information in an awesome way -- through sketchnotes. Mark O''Toole.

How to Use Snapchat: A Detailed Look Into HubSpot’s Snapchat Strategy


After reporting more than 100 million daily active users , and over 8 billion video views a day, we decided to give it a go: The official HubSpot Snapchat account launched in March 2016. How to Use Snapchat for Business: 6 Tips From HubSpot's Snapchat Playbook. 1) First, create a personal Snapchat account. Back in 2011, Snapchat was synonymous with risqué teen behavior. Add Friends.

6 Ways Social Data Can Inform Your Marketing Strategy


Thankfully, we''ve learned that there''s a layer of science behind social media marketing, and we can actually extract highly valuable data that can inform our overall inbound marketing strategy. Digital marketing is, afterall, about not having to guess any more as the data informs the strategy. Social media has historically been a great conversational tool for businesses.

7 Real Marketing Interview Questions From HubSpot's CMO


And if you want more background, you should also check out my post from yesterday, " How the HubSpot CMO Screens for Top Marketing Talent ," where I go into more detail about the attributes you should be looking for in an inbound marketing manager, and how to screen potential candidates before the interview stage. Can you use this information to create a lead score? Next Steps.

B2B Marketing Trends for 2016

They expect content to be relevant, easy to find, and mobile- friendly. relevant and carefully targeted) content. it relevant, easy to find, and comprehensive) but doesn't stop there. sales agent to the information manager and broader business ecosystem. This report was compiled by Tom Pick and Tony Karrer, co-founders of the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer.

Compounding Posts Generate 38% of Your Blog's Traffic: Here's What HubSpot's Look Like


To give you some more information on what these posts look like in real life and what kind of effects they can have, we decided to dive into our own blog data. Using this information, we can work toward increasing the number of compounding posts we have in our arsenal. Here’s a real life example of one of HubSpot’s compounding blog posts. What Are Compounding Posts? Now what?

Benefits of HubSpot's Social Media Tool


Let’s further speculate for a moment that we're able to send targeted messages, relevant content, and personalized messages based on our prospect's interests. HubSpot Marketing Automation Software has all the tools in one dashboard. Look into HubSpot’s Social Tools. HubSpots Social Tool incorporates all the same functionality, but with more horsepower under the hood.

Introducing HubSpot's New Research Hub: Your Go-To Source for Marketing, Sales & Business Data


On our path to embracing a new era of marketing and sales, HubSpot discovered something important. Relevant data is the heartbeat of good inbound marketing and sales. In order to make sure we stay on top of trends, information, and the goals of our customers, we decided to launch HubSpot Research. Information is more valuable than ever. Interested?

How HubSpot Grew by 50% in 2013: A Year in Review


2013 was a landmark year for HubSpot in helping businesses worldwide become more personal, effective, and human overall. Below is our annual Year in Review, where we''ve summarized what we believe were some of HubSpot’s key achievements in 2013. Or visited a site and had to re-enter the same information multiple times? HubSpot’s revenues grew 50% this year to 77.6

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B2B Marketing Trends for 2016

They expect content to be relevant, easy to find, and mobile- friendly. relevant and carefully targeted) content. it relevant, easy to find, and comprehensive) but doesn't stop there. sales agent to the information manager and broader business ecosystem. This report was compiled by Tom Pick and Tony Karrer, co-founders of the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer.

HubSpot Announces Social Inbox: An Integrated App to Make Social Media Personal Again


At HubSpot, we’ve been using social media as part of our inbound marketing strategy since before Twitter was born and back when Facebook was only accessible to students. We''re calling it Social Inbox , and it will roll out to all HubSpot customers in early June. Social Inbox will be rolling out to all HubSpot customers in June. Social Inbox Custom Notifications.

Announcing the Next Generation of HubSpot's Inbound Marketing Platform


We founded HubSpot with a basic observation -- that people navigate to content, products, and companies they find interesting. We made a major stride last year when HubSpot introduced the first version of its Inbound Database, which included detailed contact profiles. The Inbound Database is the class historian of HubSpot. The top response was. well, it was boredom.

How HubSpot COS Differs from a Traditional CMS


While there are numerous different CMS platforms to choose from, HubSpot's solution is intuitive , user-friendly, and offers a number of features that make it a good choice for businesses. HubSpot isn't a traditional CMS platform. HubSpot's COS encompasses every component of digital marketing including: Websites. In fact, it isn't a CMS at all. Email Marketing. Form Creation.

The 24 Best Online Writing Tools and Apps


” With more than 90% of both B2B and B2C marketers now using content marketing, success is no longer about simply creating more content, but about developing higher-quality output: more targeted, more relevant, more personal. Showcase reviews: HubSpot, TNW News, Quick Sprout. 6) Hemingway App. Showcase reviews: Hubspot, SiteTuners. Showcase reviews: Hubspot, Quick Sprout.

Encore: The Science of Marketing – @danzarrella Social Scientist of @hubspot on Marketing Made Simple TV

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In this encore episode of Marketing Made Simple TV, you’ll meet @danzarrella Social Media Scientist at @hubspot , and prominent inbound marketing software firm. Dan Zarrella is an award-winning social, search, and viral marketing scientist at Hubspot, a prominent marketing company. In his role as show host, he draws out relevant points and keeps the energy level high.

Personalizing Content with HubSpot COS


HubSpot, the inbound marketing software, provides ways to easily and quickly implement content personalization. Smart Content in HubSpot allows you to target based on anything you know about your customers and serve relevant content. Using Smart Content in HubSpot is a seamless and standardized way to provide personalized content to your website’s visitors.

Polish up your best content to drive content marketing value

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For a little over a week, I have been thinking about writing this post, but haven’t gotten around to it, and just a few days ago HubSpot’s Pamela Vaughan posted a blog that is literally the same thing I was planning to write. Dangit! I was so close to being ahead of HubSpot’s blog writing army, only to again fall into their shadow. Anyway, enough lamenting. Links.

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Six Ways to Search-Optimize a Blog


Take advantage of these six techniques to help get your blog ranked highly in relevant searches, and increase your overall web presence. 1. This both increases the relevance of your blog and takes advantage of new-to-the-world search phrases that won’t show up in keyword tools. 3. Nearly every industry has its own specific directories and syndication sites as well; for example, B2B Marketing Zone for B2B vendor and influencer blogs, and Social Media Informer for social media-related blogs. Fee-based platforms like Compendium and HubSpot are also search-friendly. 6.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012


Of Twitter’s 165 million users, half access Twitter on mobile devices at least occasionally.  ( HubSpot ). 75 of the Fortune 100 companies use LinkedIn in their corporate hiring process.  ( HubSpot ). 76% of marketers said they planned to increase use of video and YouTube in 2012.  ( HubSpot ). HubSpot ). Relevance is critical is content marketing. But 3.1

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Efficiency Improves the Social Relevance of Marketing Programs

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As a case in point, some corporate social media accounts may feature an assortment of pre-scheduled posts in order to meet the information needs of their global, 24/7 audience. In other words, program management requires so much work, marcom staff have little time to improve the relevance of their content or engage with social networks in a more entertaining way. Well said, Neal!

Sometimes More Is Better – Hubspot Research Shows Impact Of Volume On Reach And Conversion

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But if you’re looking for more solid proof, we can look to the annual study by Hubspot on article volume and frequency. Based on blogging data of their 13,500+ customers , Hubspot found that companies who published more than 16 blog posts every month got almost 3.5x In their study, Hubspot found that 90% of their leads came from old blog posts. Relevant, Valuable Content = More Short and Long-term Traffic. To grow your blog, you need to publish relevant, valuable content your readers will enjoy reading. Quality or Quantity? And here’s why.

34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011


Mark Burgess explains how small business can build trust and creatively use circles on Google+ (“This insight [that people prefer to share specific information with specific groups of friends or followers] led to the creation of Google+ circles, a major differentiator between Google+ and Facebook.  The Ultimate Google+ Cheat Sheet by HubSpot Blog. ** 5 STARS. ”).

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Announcing HubSpot 3: The Future of Marketing Software


In the first five years of HubSpot, we did just that. When we started HubSpot, there were four or five tools that most companies used to manage their online marketing. And the truth is, they aren’t getting any closer to the kind of relevant and personalized communication leads and customers need. Today, I am really happy to introduce you to HubSpot 3.

How To Create Lovable B2B Marketing with HubSpot 3

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Because of the wide availability of information on the Internet, buyers don't need to engage with a sales person to research a purchase decision until later in the sales process. As this is information that is useful to a prospect, consumers are hating marketing less and less. At Inbound 2012, HubSpot introduced its newest version of its powerful marketing software, HubSpot 3.

Create the Perfect Facebook Page, Insights From Gary Vaynerchuk, and More in HubSpot Content This Week


Poring over the content we put out this past week at HubSpot, one word really stuck out to me. Instead of theorizing and proselytizing and doing other kinds of "izing," we should be providing relevant action items and takeaways that will actually help people move the needle. So, without further ado, here''s a collection of new HubSpot content that we hope you will find helpful.

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Connecting Thought Leadership to Lead Generation in B2B Marketing

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Capturing registrations is an uphill battle, requiring you to establish the credibility and relevancy of every piece of content you offer in your lead generation program. The content you are using for lead generation is expected to be valuable, you only need to establish the information’s relevance to the audience. Instead, thought leadership should be your door opener.

Hubspot Review


UPDATED REVIEW: My earlier review of HubSpot’s Inbound Marketing software was more than 1 year old and the software has evolved a lot: time for an update! I see two clearly distinct target groups for HubSpot: Small business owners. Both groups will use HubSpot to generate more inbound leads, but they have vastly different requirements. Small Businesses. Conclusion.

The Dirty Dozen Top 12 Social Media Mistakes to Avoid


There have been numerous posts written about the pitfalls of social media marketing (including helpful pieces from Online Social Networking , Sysomos , and  one I wrote for HubSpot ). Particularly in the b2b world, your fans, followers and connections are looking for helpful information and interaction; blatant promotion is more likely to turn them away than to turn them into customers.

Context Marketing in Context: Beyond Inbound and Content


However, it got picked up by more people after HubSpot’s INBOUND 2012 conference this summer where context and context marketing was among the main takeaways as so many people resumed them on their blogs. At Inbound 2012 HubSpot announced the new version of its’ marketing software , and it’s not bad at all. For the record, I’m a HubSpot partner (but essentially vendor-agnostic).

20 Ways to Generate ROI from a Corporate Blog


Through a blog, marketers become publishers, providing their audience with relevant and valuable content. From time to time, write “teaser&# posts informing readers of what content they are missing, but could be getting, as a newsletter subscriber. Link to product information from within your blog posts. All of the old measurements are moot.&#. What should they promote?

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Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010


And that leads to questions, like: What are the best ways to attract more (relevant) followers? What types of information are worth sharing, beyond blog posts? You might gain information, competitive intelligence, insight,  a new supplier or partner, publicity, brand awareness, an idea, customer insights, and yes, even a potential customer. How can I get more retweets?

The Ever Changing Landscape of B2B Social Media

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According to a study conducted by HubSpot, LinkedIn produces a visitor-to-lead conversion rate of 2.74 The wealth of information available online for prospective customers has effectively uncoupled buying cycles from selling cycles. Keep looking forward and keep learning to stay relevant today, tomorrow, and beyond. Ideas for Generating More Qualified B2B Leads on LinkedIn.

Traditional vs. Predictive Lead Scoring: Hard Math


Lead scoring is a relevant filter through which to approach growth at your company.  As your business develops and you generate more leads, reaching out to every lead will not longer make sense. Once you know whether you can use lead scoring or not, there are 6 different types of data to use when you calculate the lead score: 1) Demographic Information. So what is it? Retweet?

HubSpot May Only Be 6, But Our Marketing Software Is Way More Mature


HubSpot started out of a desire to help companies leverage technology to get more out of their marketing. We built HubSpot software as a way to help marketers overcome those barriers. Using HubSpot to Get Found Online. As it turns out, getting found online comes down to two key things: Being relevant and saying something that matters. Search Engine Optimization.