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Report: Only 16% of Marketers to Actively Work on AI Products This Year

KoMarketing Associates

Although artificial intelligence (AI) is growing as a prominent tactic among marketers, new research suggests that many marketers are still hesitant to turn to it to achieve their top objectives.

How Marketers Can Bridge Innovation and Business

Kaon

This article was originally published by Chief Executive, “Kaon Interactive CEO on Bridging Innovation and Business,” January 18, 2019. Kaon Interactive CEO and President Gavin Finn is all about bridging the gap from technological innovation to the marketing and business side.

How to Develop a Content Marketing Strategy to Reach and Convert

Marketing Insider Group

Like every aspect of your overall marketing strategy, your content marketing strategy should have two goals: to reach and convert. Therein, however, lies the challenge.

Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated!

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial lead generation is the lifeline for manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies when it comes to accelerating their pipelines and growing sales. However, turning new leads into sales is not straightforward or simple. Just like the hit movie, it’s complicated! There are many reasons for the failure of industrial lead generation to convert into wins … Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated!

How to Level Up Your Marketing Strategy with Video

Building brand awareness and acquiring customers is never easy, but how can you improve your marketing strategy with limited resources? Vidyard has you covered with their 3-in-1 guide on how to use video across your marketing efforts without breaking the bank.

The Entrepreneur Interview Series #9: Amanda LaGrange, Tech Dump/Tech Discounts

Webbiquity

While every business enterprise exists to fill a need, organizations differ in their secondary mission. Some focus on offering consumers bargain prices. Some strive to protect or improve the natural environment.

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Rethink Marketing: Using Podcast Interviews As a Lead Gen Tactic

Act-On

On the Rethink Marketing podcast, Tom Schwab outlines how podcasts can be a great lead gen tactic, even converting 25 times bettter than a blog. Demand & Lead Generation

Artificial Intelligence Vs. Content Intelligence – What’s the Difference?

Marketing Insider Group

If you keep up to date with new technologies in the content marketing industry, you’ve probably come across “artificial intelligence” and “content intelligence” before. But what exactly do these terms mean and how do they differ from each other? What is Artificial Intelligence?

What Every Non-Technical Marketer Needs To Know About SEO

Biznology

For many businesses, ranking on the first page of Google is a constant uphill battle. Digital marketers are constantly trying to get more exposure and drive traffic to their websites.

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Three Top Challenges for B2B Tech Marketers

Webbiquity

Guest post by Lane Harbin. Just a few months into 2019, now is the perfect opportunity to talk to your team about the problems you faced last year, then work toward ideal solutions. If your team is like most B2B marketing groups, you’ve likely faced one or even all of the challenges below.

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6 Steps to Building Predictable Lead Flow and Revenue

Achieving predictable lead flow and revenue depends on monitoring sales history and developing a robust, flexible lead development process. Download this eBook for 6 clear steps you can take to build that process today.

Report: At Least 80% of Marketers Believe Video is Becoming More Critical

KoMarketing Associates

As video grows in prominence, research suggests that more marketers are turning to this form of content to resonate with their target audiences.

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3 Proven Tips to Avoid the Spam Folder

Act-On

Having your emails read as spam is every marketer’s worst nightmare. These 3 tips will help you avoid the spam folder and improve deliverability. Email

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How to Provide Context in Content Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

Think about the last time you were searching for a new chicken recipe online. A simple Google search gives you over 900 million results in.45 seconds.

Is Your Martech Stack Built for Productivity?

Reachforce

We talked about what makes a successful tech stack recently, and one of those things is based on finding technology that integrates well together. Why is this such an important part of a martech stack? It's because it's all about productivity. Martech

Humans and Bots: How to blend human skills and AI to build customer intimacy and drive growth

Speaker: Claire Beatty, Editorial Director - Asia, MIT Technology Review Insights

Join Genesys for this webinar to learn how leading companies are using blended AI to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth.

Employee Advocacy and Executive Social Activation: Better Together

Biznology

One of the most common challenges for launching or ramping up a social media employee advocacy program is finding enough suitable content. You don’t want to overwhelm your users or their networks with too much branded or marketing content.

Report: Efficiency in Marketing Remains a Top Priority for CMOs

KoMarketing Associates

As executive marketers look ahead to the coming months, new research suggests that they are heavily focused on their efficiency to drive marketing results.

[VIDEO] Discover: 5 Must-Have Keys to Get in the Door

DiscoverOrg

I’m Caryn Kopp, Chief Door Opener. And today on DiscoverOrg’s Whiteboard series, we’re going to DISCOVER what I call the Five Planks of Door Opening Success.

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Why You Need a Content Marketing Workshop

Marketing Insider Group

“Why do I need a content marketing workshop?” you may ask. After all, you have a Facebook page, a website, and even a blog where you occasionally post information about your business and what it sells.

The SaaS Guide to Customer Engagement, Retention, and Advocacy

After onboarding, most SaaS customers have to find their own way to success. This ebook by Influitive is a compilation of some of the best examples of programs designed to drive customer retention and advocacy, with examples from some of the world’s largest and most innovative SaaS vendors.

3 Benefits of Achieving Tech Stack Excellence

Reachforce

Your tech stack is the different tools and software that your company utilizes together to help automate processes, increase productivity, and more. Although it can take some time to put together an efficient martech stack , the benefits far outweigh the initial time investment.

8 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Marketing Automation Investment

Act-On

Without the proper approach, marketing automation campaigns are doomed to fail. Don’t blame the tool; fix the process! Marketing Automation

3 Storytelling Techniques to Improve Your B2B Content Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

Good storytelling is an art form. As a B2B content marketer, you may think that best practices for writing a fiction novel don’t exactly translate to your post about SaaS solutions.

The Entrepreneur Interview Series #8: John Sundberg, Kinetic Data

Webbiquity

When Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded Apple in Jobs’ garage, they didn’t envision selling phones or online music. Yet those are the company’s biggest revenue generators today. Great companies (and their founders) are adaptive.

Lead Generation Companies: How to Pick a Right One

Have you ever had a bad experience using a lead generation company? If the answer is yes, you are certainly not alone; fortunately, MarketJoy has put together 4 simple questions that you can use to judge your next potential lead gen partner.

What Is A Content Strategy Platform And Why You Need One

Marketing Insider Group

A content strategy is a must for any business investing in content marketing. Your strategy should set out the goals you plan to achieve by publishing content, and how you’re going to achieve them.

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B2B Marketing Trends to Address in 2019

Modern Marketing

Spring is arriving, and 2019 is in full gear. It’s time to focus how you will address this year’s B2B marketing trends as part of your own strategy.

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What is Thought Leadership & Why It Matters

B2B PR Sense

Thought leadership is one of those buzzwords that gets bruited about without a lot of substance behind it. What exactly does it mean? We'll answer that question and determine whether or not a thought leadership strategy is worthwhile for your brand. We'll then touch on some key ways you can become a thought leader and share some thought leadership examples that you can emulate. First, though, here's a solid definition of thought leadership. What Is Thought Leadership?

5 Tactics to Improve B2B Lead Quality on LinkedIn

KoMarketing Associates

Generating high quality leads through LinkedIn for a B2B company can be a daunting task. With many targeting options, ad formats and goals strategies, creating a plan that is successful takes time and effort.

The Rise of the Customer Marketer

From marketing backwater to starring role, this eBook by Influitive explores the changes taking place in customer marketing from the perspective of customer marketers themselves (and explains just why it’s so crucial to customer engagement).

Are you considering behavior-based personalization?

Biznology

If you are like most marketers, you’ve probably been salivating over personalizing your website for years. It has always seemed like a good idea, but it’s never seemed possible. At first, you thought, “If Amazon can do it, we can do it!”

2 Tips to Connect and Build Rapport with People Immediately

Marketing Insider Group

Want to connect better with people on the phone or in person and build rapport today? Over the past few days, I’ve had two readers reach for advice on how to do better outreach. One reader wrote, “never had a role like this before and I’m desperate to succeed and be the best I can […].

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How to Write a White Paper That Generates Quality Leads

NuSpark

The first time you heard the term “white paper,” it was likely in relation to a government or company policy document.

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