10 Tips for Getting Long-Term Traffic to Your Content
JUNE 1, 2015
We'll excitedly watch as we see a burst of new traffic to our site. You can start by analyzing topics that you have published in the past to see how well they have continued to attract traffic. When you look at your last thirty days worth of traffic, identify which pieces of content not published recently are driving significant traffic. We then hit publish. It’s simple.
8 Clever Ways to Triple Your Content Output (and Traffic)
AUGUST 26, 2014
They’re also a great way to attract links and traffic: according to AnsonAlex , businesses that publish infographics grow their traffic an average of 12% more than those that don’t. Though YouTube is the second most popular search engine -- behind the ever-present Google -- it’s highly underutilized when it comes to content marketing. Of course not! link].
Wistia or Youtube?
APRIL 14, 2015
What makes it different than a traditional video hosting service like YouTube is that it allows users to track the performance of their videos with analytics. Wistia or Youtube? On the other hand, YouTube is free. However, it can’t be integrated with HubSpot like Wistia can. There’s also no way to add a CTA to a YouTube video (yet). Think: Wistia and YouTube.
How to Create a Content Strategy That Actually Drives Organic Traffic
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
Content marketing alone won’t deliver organic traffic. Content marketing employed strategically will deliver the organic traffic you want and need. If your goal is to drive organic traffic, what specific, strategic methods should you employ to build the right amount of organic traffic? You get organic traffic. Let''s get started. Visuals. Email. Webinars.
87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012
OCTOBER 16, 2012
91% of experienced social marketers see improved website traffic due to social media and 79% are generating more quality leads. Looking at five leading social networks (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Google+ and Pinterest), Fortune 100 company names are mentioned more than 10 million times per month. YouTube and Video Marketing Trends. HubSpot ). HubSpot ). But 3.1
6 Reasons a Blog Should be the Center of Any Social Content Strategy
JUNE 4, 2012
You can post a video on YouTube, pin an infographic on Pinterest, upload a presentation to SlideShare, and embed any of these in a blog post. According to research from HubSpot , “Businesses with websites that have 401-1000 web pages get six times more leads than those with 51-100 pages. Despite the many business benefits of blogging , it remains an underutilized tactic. Leads.
7 Ways to Optimize Your SlideShare Presentations for More Traffic & Leads
AUGUST 7, 2012
And whether those presentations are meant for industry speaking gigs or educational webinars, all those slides can have some great traffic and lead gen potential beyond their originally intended use. So today, we're going to patch up all those holes in your SlideShare strategy with 7 easy tips to ensure that your slideshow content is primed to generate more traffic and conversions.
SEO for YouTube: How to Search Optimize Video for B2B Marketing
MARCH 2, 2012
Videos are an important part of content, and given that YouTube is by far the most popular video website, you should be publishing videos there -- even if you are a B2B company. Before we dive into the 5 key elements of YouTube search engine optimization , watch our video below about how to upload video content to YouTube. Connect with HubSpot Title & Description.
34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
The Ultimate Google+ Cheat Sheet by HubSpot Blog. ** 5 STARS. You use Google as your search engine, Chrome as your browser, YouTube to watch videos, and Google Reader to read blogs. 10 Guaranteed Ways to Get More Google+ Page Followers by HubSpot Blog. His post includes an excellent graphic illustrating the distribution of social media traffic across the major networks.
How to Use YouTube's Analytics for B2B Marketing
NOVEMBER 23, 2010
YouTube is well known as the most popular video platform that empowers anyone to "broadcast" themselves. While this channel emphasizes the production aspect of video, marketers should remember that YouTube also equips them with a powerful analytics tool. But how can you measure the success of your YouTube videos and apply this information to your overall marketing strategy?
24 reasons SEO and social media are inextricably linked
MAY 19, 2014
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is is the process of getting website traffic from “free,” “organic,” “editorial” or “natural” listings on search engines. Social Media Marketing refers to the process of gaining website traffic or attention on social media sites in the same way. In both cases, traffic comes from earned media as opposed to paid media. 22% say social media.
Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?
APRIL 25, 2012
For instance: There were 107 trillion emails sent last year, Facebook is at more than 900 million users , Pinterest is closing in on 15 million users , and there are three billion videos streamed on YouTube every day. I do this to show how many people are using the web, to preempt the “My customer doesn’t use the Internet” conversation (yes, I still hear that). magazine.
18 (of the) Best Web Analytics Guides of 2011
APRIL 3, 2012
When it comes to questions like which web metrics are most important, how to scrutinize Google Analytics reports for actionable data, how to create custom reports or evaluate social media ROI, and how to improve SEO, reduce bounce rates or measure YouTube success, these 18 articles and posts on using web analytics to improve marketing performance offer invaluable assistance. Brilliant.
How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment
JUNE 25, 2012
online or print advertising, trade shows, telemarketing, direct mail) according to research from HubSpot. Blogging: for any new business blog, traffic typically starts out modest but grows over time. Newly-launched blogs typically generate a very small share of total traffic from organic search, but the proportion builds over time. Photo credit: DIY Marketers.
Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
JANUARY 31, 2011
How Twitter increased my blog’s traffic by 300% in one week by MackCollier.com. Ever wonder exactly what impact Twitter can have on blog traffic? Ways to Not Get ReTweeted by HubSpot Blog. Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. How can I get more retweets?
Happy 5th Aniversary To YouTube’s First Viral Video
DECEMBER 17, 2010
While YouTube launched in May of 2005, many argue that today marks the day when YouTube became part of popular culture and a fixture of online video sharing. Following its appearance on SNL, the video appeared on YouTube and was viewed more than 5 million times until February 2006 when NBC Universal asked the site to remove it, along with several other copyrighted NBC video clips.
9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool
MARCH 23, 2011
Virtually every social media monitoring tool worthy of the label covers the big social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter), social bookmarking sites (Digg, Reddit) and content sharing sites (YouTube, Flickr). more website traffic driven by social media) and 2) actionable analytics (measures that enable you to determine whether you should do more a specific activity, do less, or do it differently). Social media monitoring tools are increasing essential for companies of all sizes as the explosion of social media content renders manual monitoring efforts hopeless. Value.
In 2011 60 Percent of Mobile Web Traffic Will Be Video [New Data]
JANUARY 19, 2011
New research conducted by video traffic management firm Bytemobile has uncovered some surprising data savvy marketers need to be aware of. Bytemobile has found that in 2011, 60 percent of all traffic on mobile Web devices will be for video. The study also shows that 10 percent of mobile Web users account for 90 percent of mobile Web traffic. Connect with HubSpot
55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009. Most valuable is his dissection of the best way to use the popular social sites, YouTube and blogging in an integrated manner that capitalizes on the strengths of each platform. Ways to Find Legal Music for Your YouTube Videos by Mashable. 85% of Inc.
Focusing on your Klout score is detrimental to your business
AUGUST 22, 2012
We've been fielding questions from clients (and potential clients) about Klout scores, Hubspot, and what all these services mean for their websites and their businesses. The questions I receive are typically "how can I get my Klout score higher?", "should I fork over lots of money to Hubspot?" Who is Hubspot? Please continue reading for our analysis. What is Klout? Possibly.
Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs
JANUARY 19, 2012
HubSpot ), gShift isn’t a point solution, but a single integrated tool to manage all aspects of WPO. gShift automatically tracks organic vs. paid vs. mobile (an increasingly important segment) traffic and goal conversions for each. The software displays traffic, conversions, bounce rate, social shares and search rank on assigned keywords for all of these pages. Features.
3 Winning Examples of B2B Blogs Done Right
APRIL 12, 2011
Now, in addition to articles from 18 Kinaxis employees are posts from 5 leading industry experts, further helping to drive site traffic and strengthen the positioning of Kinaxis as leaders in their industry. times increase in website traffic, 3.2 times increase in blog traffic in 2009 when compared to 2008 numbers. The Bottom Line: Hinda’s blog traffic has increased steadily in a short time to over 1,000 visits a month and a 15% increase in traffic to their web site with subscribers from more than 30 different customers. Louis E. Nothing. Louis E. Kinaxis.
Haunted House Uses Social Media to Generate 10,000% More Web Traffic
OCTOBER 31, 2011
By 1:00 PM, we noticed we were at twice the normal daily traffic on our website, and by the end of the day, traffic increased by over 10,000 percent!" He went on to credit social media, with large increases in engagement on Flickr, Facebook , YouTube, and Twitter. Connect with HubSpot The Approach. The Results. The company reports that the results have been staggering.
B2B Video Content Marketing on Youtube
DECEMBER 23, 2010
@RBeale on Twitter Ryan Beale on Facebook RBeale.com RSS Feed Ryan Beales Email Home About Contact Comment Policy Buy Thesis PPC SEO Social Media Marketing Subscribe Today Internet Marketing, Sales & Sports | Ryan Beale Why B2B Marketers Should Consider Adding Video Content on Youtube by rbeale on May 18, 2010 · View Comments in Internet Marketing Spread it! Video is in demand.
56 Reasons Why Content Marketing Works
B2B Marketing Insider
JANUARY 2, 2015
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Video Streaming Is Now 39% of All Mobile Traffic [Data]
JULY 26, 2011
Some key findings include: Video streaming now makes up 39 percent of all mobile traffic. YouTube was 22 percent of all mobile bandwidth in the first half of 2011. YouTube accounts for 52 percent of global video streaming. Additionally, if you aren't currently uploading your videos to YouTube, it's time to start now as its reach and influence only continue to grow.
LoopFuse Captures More Web Traffic Data
Customer Experience Matrix
NOVEMBER 17, 2010
Summary: LoopFuse has extended its system to capture more Web traffic data, which lays the foundation for future analytics. In fact, as the subhead to their press release states, what they’ve really done is somewhat more modest: add “real-time Web traffic intelligence” by providing features to capture search terms, referring sites and page views, and link these to individual visitors. The new release also adds real-time social media monitoring (directly for Twitter and Facebook , and through Collecta for blogs, YouTube and other sources). All of these are valuable reports.
Social Media Readings: Nine Things to Get You on Track
B2B Marketing Unplugged
MAY 17, 2012
Let’s start with this new one from the good people at Hubspot. Because whether you like it or not, the big F drives traffic and search results. On YouTube: I think video is one of those things business marketers are either really good at or really suck at. I don’t see a lot of stuff in the middle. The best advice can be found on YouTube itself. But that’s my issue.
Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 8, 2010
Another notable Pam Dyer post, this one summarizing a study from online advertising network Chitika which shows that Twitter is the best place to share news: 47% of the outbound traffic from Twitter goes to news sites, vs. 28% from Facebook, 18% from Digg and an imperceptable share from MySpace. Social Media Revolution by YouTube. 50% of mobile Internet traffic in the U.K
Hubspot Offers Small Business Marketers a Big Bundle of Features
Customer Experience Matrix
JULY 30, 2009
Summary: Hubspot offers a bundle of Web traffic generation and lead management features in one low-cost package. Hubspot has accepted this challenge. Although Hubspot positions itself as an “inbound marketing system,” it actually does more than the search engine optimization, blogging, social media interactions and related analytics needed to generate Web traffic. But Hubspot also applies automation to improve results without making the user work harder. Free versions of these and other graders are available from Hubspot at Grader.com.
48 Phenomenal SEO Guides, Tips & Tactics
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Google image search only gets a half a percent of Google’s overall traffic. But due to blended search results, images actually get a lot more traffic than that half a percent”). How To Use SEO To Boost Your Brand’s YouTube Channel by MediaPost. through integrating your YouTube channel with your Google+ account. But change is.” by Forbes. SEO is product.
33 Inspiring B2B digital marketing case studies
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
MAY 21, 2015
The campaign increased web traffic by 119%, traffic from social media by 4800%, lead conversions by 3900%, quote requests by 500% and new qualified sales opportunities by $3.4 lead to conversion rate, 475% increase in website traffic, 2,500+ resource downloads, 28% increase in YoY blog followers and $52 million in contract value of new business with less than $ 1,000,000 invested.
6 Ways Social Media Marketers Should Capitalize on the Visual Content Revolution [INFOGRAPHIC]
DECEMBER 19, 2012
According to HubSpot's own research , photos and images on Facebook generate 53% more Likes than the average post. Furthermore, Shareaholic recently reported that Pinterest is now the 4th largest traffic driver worldwide. Source: ROI Research ) Tweet This Stat. 2) As of 2012, YouTube now streams 4 billion online videos every day. Like a moth to a flame. think not. Check it out.
15 Genius April Fools' Day Pranks From Conan, Netflix, Google & More
APRIL 1, 2014
That said, April 1st pranks can be a great way for companies to drive traffic to their sites and to create buzz about their brands. ” HubSpot - SprocketVision. YouTube - Picking a Winner. The initial goal of YouTube was to find the best video ever created. In 2023, YouTube claimed the site would go back online to feature the winner, and nothing else.
21 of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides of 2013 (So Far)
OCTOBER 8, 2013
” 30 Terrible Pieces of Social Media Advice You Should Ignore by HubSpot. steps to rank your video higher on YouTube by iMedia Connection. Jon Whiting lists seven tips for improving video rank on YouTube. ” While this post isn’t an exhaustive guide to YouTube SEO, it’s a great start. ” stage to the “how do I do it?” 90% of Inc.
29 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Infographics of 2013
JANUARY 14, 2014
What are the best ways to drive website or blog traffic with Twitter? 10 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your B2B Website with Twitter Influencers by Social Media B2B. Places You’re Guaranteed to Find Great Content to Tweet by HubSpot. Twitter became a publicly traded company on November 7 and saw the price of its shares climb 73% on the first day of trading. Why?”. Mary C.
33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far
AUGUST 28, 2012
Mark Walsh reports the findings of an Altimeter Groups study showing that “global corporations are now struggling to manage an average of 178 business-related social media accounts, spanning Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Foursquare, among others…Social media has often been harnessed haphazardly for marketing, sales, customer support and product development. Get a dog.
Google to Encrypt ALL Keyword Searches: Say Goodbye to Keyword Data
SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
You may recall that back in October 2011, Google (citing the reason of privacy), announced it would start encrypting search results for logged-in Google users (including any Google-owned product like YouTube, Google+, Gmail, etc.). Andy Pitre , HubSpot Analytics Product Manager: "As marketers ourselves, we aren’t too happy about these recent developments. Why, Google. No bueno.
New Data: Should You Include Social Media Icons on Your Homepage?
JUNE 20, 2015
At 14%, YouTube will grow as video marketing continues to emerge as the future of content, but currently suffers from a slower adoption rate compared to written content. YouTube. YouTube. Conversely, even though marketers are working tirelessly to drive traffic, many companies are providing social media links leading users outside of their website. Twitter. Facebook.
106 More Amazing Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 and 2015
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Which network drives half of all social traffic to B2B websites and blogs? Among the largest social media sites, YouTube drives the most highly engaged website traffic (with visitors overall spending on average nearly four minutes and visiting three pages on target sites), followed in order by Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter. YouTube Statistics. YouTube reaches more U.S.
How to Find and Target High-Value Keywords for Your Business
AUGUST 27, 2015
worked with many startups before I joined HubSpot, and scouring Google Keyword Planner every day for keywords to fuel my blog posts drove me close to insanity. That kind of strategy is really only a luxury restricted to those with pre-existing ample website traffic, sizable social media following, copious brand advocates, and a list of high-profile customers. How to Find New Keywords.
Paid Advertising 101: Understanding Search and Display Advertising
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
Brands leverage paid search for many reasons, whether to drive traffic to their web or social sites, promote a product or service, or build awareness for their brand. If meteoric growth is any indicator of positive business sentiment, then the latest numbers from IAB suggest that paid advertising is paying off for brands—big time. billion in online ad revenues in the US, up 22.5% Read on.
Best of 2009: Social Media Marketing, Part 1
JANUARY 10, 2010
by HubSpot. Rebecca Weeks provides a “cheat sheet with five key tactics to increase website traffic through social media, including interaction on the most popular social networking sites, using free Twitter tools to maximize the value of that platform, and getting exposure on social news sites. Brian Critchfield reports on the top social networks ranked by traffic. With the rapidly increasing use of social media tools for marketing and PR comes growing pressure to demonstrate results. But what metrics are really most appropriate for social media measurement?