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Are Your Content Downloads Getting the Attention They Deserve?

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B2B marketers often believe this statement: content marketing offers are leads. However, the issue they run into is that the sales team doesn’t believe content offer downloads are real leads. As such, the sales team doesn’t give the leads the time or attention they deserve.

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B2B Content Marketing Simplified: What You Need to Know

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At its core, content marketing is to educate a specific audience and to add value to their daily life and work. What a lot of companies and marketers seem to forget is that B2B content marketing isn’t about them and their needs, it’s all about the audience.

Is a Poorly Designed User Experience Crushing the ROI of Your B2B Website?

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Have you ever been in the supermarket with a list of items that you need for a recipe or a weekly shopping trip—but you just can’t seem to find that one last item on your list? Frustration creeps in as you wander from aisle to aisle.

B2B Web Design Essentials: A Quick Intro for CMOs

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Chief Marketing Officers, VPs, and Marketing Directors really know their stuff when it comes to B2B marketing, strategy, and getting results. However, embarking on a new B2B web design project can be a totally different animal.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

Gain exclusive insights on priorities, tactics, and challenges from SMB Marketing Leaders.

4 Basic Steps to Creating Engaging Content

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When creating content marketing material for your B2B company, you want it to be engaging and attract the right audience. However, in the daily grind of tasks and to-dos, the content creation process can become rushed and the end result can be sub-standard or “flat” content.

5 Reasons Your B2B Website Visitors Don’t Convert

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Central to any inbound marketing strategy is a well-crafted B2B website design with a solid content strategy. The website is a critical component for converting visitors into leads. But what do you do when your website isn’t converting visitors?

7 B2B Marketing Strategies to Build Brand Awareness

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Whether your brand has been around for decades or is a new start-up, it’s important to continually build brand awareness. Even if you are a demonstrated industry leader like Cisco or Microsoft, brand awareness is critical to the success of your business. Why Brand Awareness Matters.

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The Benefits of Using WordPress for B2B Websites

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If you’re researching B2B websites, you’ve surely read about WordPress. It’s the platform we at Bop Design recommend to our clients (in fact, it’s the only CMS we use) and we’re far from the only agency to do so. But why do we recommend WordPress for B2B websites ? Well…. It’s Popular.

4 Rules for Picking the Perfect Logo for Your B2B Firm

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Over the course of my creative career, I’ve worked on hundreds of logo redesign projects. While a logo design may seem simple, the process of picking the right logo often becomes overcomplicated, which tends to drag out the design and decision process.

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The Account-Based Marketing Playbook

Account-Based Marketing is a strategy, not a solution.

5 Work/Life Balance Tips for Marketers & Creatives

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A career in B2B website design , digital marketing, or development will surely keep you on your toes. Every time you look up there is a new tool, a new buzz term, a new acronym, a new “methodology” or an extensive update to that software or social platform you use daily.

Copywriting for B2B Websites & Digital Media

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It’s a fact: digital content is consumed differently than print content. For example, you might read a B2B website in a more disjointed way than you would a brochure. You may enter on the homepage, or on a subpage, or on a blog post.

Simple Tips to Promote Your B2B Content

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For many organizations, a lot of resources are poured into ideating and creating B2B content marketing pieces such as blog posts, articles, guides, whitepapers, brochures, videos, etc. However, many organizations fail to properly promote the content once it is created.

Web Lead (Mis) Management: How to Excel in Biz Dev

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At Bop Design, most of my day is spent working with clients on generating and nurturing leads from their B2B website so that they close more deals. The following are some best practices and habits to avoid when performing business development for your B2B company. . Qualify Quickly.

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7 Marketing and Sales Strategies to Grow Your Revenue Fast

Speaker: Christopher Ryan, Founder and CEO of Fusion Marketing Partners

Many companies have the core marketing and sales elements to take their revenue to the next level, but are still missing out on some key opportunities. Join Christopher Ryan, CEO of Fusion Marketing Partners and writer of the recent book "The Expert’s B2B Revenue Growth Playbook," to discover seven steps that you can immediately take to grow your company’s revenue quickly and consistently!

The Art of Choosing the Right SEO Keywords

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Search engine optimization (SEO) is more of an art than a science. Yes, there are best practices and several clear standards for SEO that make it seem like a science. However, when it comes to many aspects of SEO, you need a skilled yet creative approach.

Is Your Marketing Team a Cost Center or a Revenue Center?

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Many business leaders look at the marketing department as a “nice to have” or even consider it simply a “necessary cost center.”. At our B2B marketing agency , we believe that the marketing department plays a critical role in lead generation, nurturing prospects, and even closing deals.

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What Is Content Marketing & What Will It Cost Me?

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Seasoned B2B marketers are turning to content marketing more and more to generate qualified inbound leads and nurture existing leads to improve close rates. While content marketing has been around for a little while, it can still be a bit murky to determine what is content marketing and what isn’t. In this post, we’ll address what is B2B content marketing and what it costs. The Difference Between Copywriting & Content Marketing.

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Easy Tips to Incorporate Video into Your B2B Website

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Videos are a wonderful way to communicate complex ideas, educate viewers on how a particular product or service works, humanize your brand, share what it’s like to work with your company, give specific instructions on a particular task or feature…the list can go on.

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A Crash Course in B2B Email Creative

Speaker: Howard Sewell, President, Spear Marketing Group

Too often, email campaigns are seen as something that "just anyone" on your team can put together. But in today's attention economy, strong creative can be the defining factor that gets your email to stand out in the inbox. Join Howard Sewell of Spear Marketing Group, a leading B2B agency, as he uses real-world examples to highlight tips, techniques and key principles that can make or break your campaigns.

B2B Marketing Do’s and Don’ts for Attracting Leads

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For many B2B marketers, attracting and generating leads is often the primary goal. However, how to attract leads varies widely from company to company.

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The Top Elements of Effective B2B Web Design

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While B2B sales are typically complicated, your website shouldn’t be (at least not to your user). Below are eight essential things every B2B website design must have: 1. Clear Navigation. Your website’s navigation is not the time to get creative with copy or design.

How to Write Well: Tips from a Content Expert

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When it comes to B2B content marketing , the act of writing such content can be harder than it seems. After all, most of us write something every day – e-mails, ideas, requests. So how hard could it be to write a blog post, or website, or white paper?

How to Leverage Your B2B Website Design to Grow Sales

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If you aren’t using your B2B website to increase your firm’s revenue, you are missing out on a huge opportunity. Unfortunately, many sales professionals drastically underestimate their company’s digital presence and the power of its ability to generate revenue.

5 Imperatives of a Rockstar ABM Program

Speaker: Danny Nail, Sr. Director, Head of Global Account Based Marketing, SAP

Want to get started with ABM, but not sure where to begin? It's all about understanding: understanding your customers, understanding on an organizational level what your definitions, approaches, and ideal outcomes are, and having the understanding - and support - of your stakeholders. Join Danny Nail, Head of Global Account Based Marketing at SAP and SAP Marketer of the Year, as he explains five concrete steps your organization can take to achieve ABM excellence.

What Is Thought Leadership Content (& How to Craft It)

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What exactly is thought leadership content? If you’ve done any reading about B2B content marketing or blogging , you’ve likely seen the term “thought leadership” thrown around. You may be asking, what exactly is thought leadership content and how do I create this type of content for my organization?

3 Pillars of a Successful B2B Brand

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Over the last decade running Bop Design, I’ve worked with hundreds of B2B companies helping to develop their brand and marketing platforms. One thing I find remarkable is marketers tend to overcomplicate things when talking about B2B branding.

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: How Bad B2B Website Design Is Holding You Back

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Do visitors leave your site without engaging with content, completing your opt-in form, or clicking through to another page? Not finding new leads or seeing an increase in organic traffic? If the answer to these questions is yes, it’s possible that your B2B website design is lacking.

How to Determine the Success of Your Content Marketing Strategy

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How do you decide if your content marketing strategy is effective ? That’s the main question we will be answering in this article. Proper Tracking for B2B Content Marketing.

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Customer-Centric Websites: Successful Strategies to Engage B2B Buyers

Speaker: Kellie de Leon, Vice President of Marketing & Strategy, The Mx Group

Chances are, you’re under the gun to convert more leads from your website. To increase conversion, your site needs high-quality content, user-friendly navigation paths, and calls to action that appeal to your target customers. But how do you go about this? And wouldn’t it be great to see some real-world examples from B2B companies that are doing it successfully? Kellie de Leon, VP of marketing and strategy at B2B agency The Mx Group, works with marketers every day to help them create and execute customer-centric strategies and content that increase web engagement and conversion. In this webinar, she'll discuss how to make your website more customer-centric.

SEO Insights for B2B Marketers

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If your B2B website doesn’t give clear directions to search engines, will your prospects still find your website? The answer is maybe, but most likely no. If you don’t provide explicit directions to search engines, they won’t know what your B2B website is all about.

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A CEO’s Guide to a B2B Website Design Project

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A B2B website design project is a great opportunity to craft a truly compelling online platform for your firm. A professional, polished website is a great tool that can be leveraged by your sales team to increase revenue.

3 B2B Content Marketing Examples That Really Work

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How do you know if a piece of content “works”? The first step is to define what you mean by “works.” This is determined by the goals and objectives you are looking to achieve. Is the goal of your B2B content marketing strategy to attract high-quality traffic to your website, to nurture existing prospects through to the final sale, to retain your existing clients, to generate qualified leads, or to increase the revenue of your existing client relationships?

5 Quick Tips for Creating Killer B2B Website Copy

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When performing a Google search about writing B2B website content , I come across blog after blog that talks about how to write, well, blogs. But what about writing content for those core pages of your website that talk about your products, services, company, and unique value proposition?

4 Steps to Developing Your Customer Care Strategy

The quality of a customer care strategy can make or break a company, but simply resolving a customer service issue or complaint is no longer enough. Learn the 4 steps that address the major points you need to consider when building a customer care roadmap.

What to Outsource to a B2B Agency & What to Keep In-House

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Working with an agency on managing and executing your firm’s B2B marketing strategy can deliver a lot of time savings and overall value. That may seem weighted coming from a B2B marketing agency , but it’s true.