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Redefining Branding in The Digital Age

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Guest post by Sarah Sidney. Whatever you learned about the definition of “branding” in your marketing courses is wrong. The proliferation of digital channels has significantly altered the meaning of the word, and it continues to evolve.

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The 22 Best Virtual Event Platforms

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As virtual meetings have become the norm, innovative software developers are pushing the technology forward in some amazing ways. Online gatherings are no longer limited to team meetings and webinars using same old video calling tools.

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Six Successful Strategies for Voice Search Optimization

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Guest post by Shane Barker. Voice searches have shot up in popularity over the past few years. Currently, there are over 4.2 billion voice assistants in the world, and by 2023, this number is expected to double to 8.4 billion units. Image credit: Statista.

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How to Create a COVID-era Event Marketing Plan

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Guest post by Lexie Lu. As event professionals know, even the best-planned gathering can fall flat without the right marketing. Image credit: cottonbro from Pexels.

The Complete Guide to SaaS Revenue Modeling

In today’s climate, it’s more important than ever for SaaS companies to build rock-solid financial models on which they can operate and make key business decisions. The teams at SaaSOptics and Burkland have teamed up to create a comprehensive guide to the most difficult aspect of financial modeling: revenue forecasting.

The 10 Best Webinar and Webcasting Tools

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With live events on hold for now, webinars have become a more popular channel than ever for communicating directly with sales prospects. But with seemingly everyone producing webinars now, how can you make yours stand out and attract busy buyers?

Expert Answers to 10 Tough SEO Questions

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When five top SEO experts answer 10 challenging, in-depth questions about SEO best practices on a panel, the result is an outpouring of SEO wisdom in a concise package. Guidance on what works in SEO today —not five years ago.

How to Create YouTube Videos that Generate Views & Subscribers

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Guest post by Mitt Ray. There are so many platforms for marketing your business with videos , including Facebook, Vimeo, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn. But the biggest and best video network is YouTube. This is because it began as and remains solely a video network.

Founders: Market Yourself, Not Just Your Business

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Contributed post. Marketing yourself can be just as important as marketing your business. As the owner of your business, you are the face of your company. By making yourself a key part of your brand, you can build a human connection with your customers.

Six Tips for Building Trust and Humanizing Your Brand

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Guest post by Natasha Lane. In the deluge of advertising, marketing gimmicks, and multi-sensory content all of us are exposed to daily, establishing trust between your brand and your customers is an uphill battle.

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How to Drive Revenue Through Retention Marketing & Sales Enablement

Speaker: Ruth Stevens, President of eMarketing Strategy

In a pandemic, it’s more important than ever to focus on retaining and expanding current customers. So, how can sales and marketing support the retention effort? Join Ruth Stevens as she dives into this fast-paced session and reviews the 7 key strategies for current customer marketing, to enable sales and expand customer value.

10 Top AI-Based Tools for Marketing and Sales

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There’s a lot of excitement and new technology developing around artificial intelligence (AI) and marketing. There is also a bit of nervousness and some dangerous myths. Here’s what you need to know, along with several tools that can help you enhance your marketing efforts with AI today.

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The 16 Best Tools for Online Meetings and Video Calls

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Though online meeting technology may seem rather ho-hum at this point, there are actually some exciting developments in the works. The developers may be sheltering in place, but the applications continue to move forward. Image credit: Chris Montgomery on Unsplash.

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The State of B2B Influencer Marketing [Research]

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Nearly four out of five B2B marketers believe influencer marketing will grow in importance in the next year. But only half integrate their influencer marketing efforts with their SEO programs, or use influencer marketing tools to identify industry influencers.

The Six Best Project Management and Team Collaboration Tools with Video Calling

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Though project management tools are nothing new, today’s best apps add innovative features to support remote, distributed workforces.

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The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

The Top 10 Best Practices To Organically Boost Your Content on Bing

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Guest post by Sheryl Jones. When it comes to search engine optimization, it pays to think beyond Google. Including Bing in your SEO strategy can help boost your rankings by 35%.

Four Important Things to Know About Data Backup

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Contributed post. One of the most crucial rules of working digitally is to back up your data frequently. Everyone knows that. But times change, businesses change, technology changes, and if you haven’t thought about your backup system, it’s a good idea to do that.

Why SEO Is Even More Important For SMEs During Coronavirus

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Guest post by Gary Sweeney. The combination of fear and regulation in response to COVID-19 has driven a huge amount of commercial activity out of the real world and into the online realm. Businesses that haven’t yet adjusted their online presence to reflect this may be at serious risk.

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Four Ways to Ensure You Look the Part in Business

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Guest post by Jeremy Bowler. In business, you need to work hard to keep the ship steady. It requires work every single day; even your “days off” can be consumed by thinking about the next move.

The Revenue Leader's Guide to Prospecting

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

Sales & Marketing departments that work together guarantee higher acquisition, better nurturing, and more effective sales. Join Christopher Ryan for this insightful webinar, presenting the wide funnel lead nurturing model. Don't miss out on this opportunity to get your teams working together and your revenue performance optimized.

How to Choose the Best Podcast Host

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Guest post by Adam Hendricks. So you’ve been thinking of starting a podcast and finally made it happen? Nice move!

How to Create and Utilize Your Small Business’s Mission Statement

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Guest post by Lexie Lu. A mission statement tells customers why your business exists and what you care most about. It sets you apart from competitors, ties into your story, and gives purpose to your day-to-day operations. Image credit: David Iskander on Unsplash.

FAQ About PCI DSS – Essential Security For Businesses

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Contributed post. B2B ecommerce was already expanding rapidly coming into 2020, but COVID-19 has only accelerated the trend. According to McKinsey, 66% of B2B leaders now believe ecommerce solutions are essential, up from 48% pre-COVID.

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How To Create An Interactive Content Funnel That Segments & Converts

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Guest post by Daniel Ndukwu. Today, an effective digital marketing strategy relies on content that stands out because it’s genuinely engaging for readers, viewers, or listeners. It should also help you achieve your business goals.

SaaSOptics SaaS Metrics Template

Download this template that includes calculations, formulas, definitions and a customizable dashboard. The template includes subscription momentum metrics (ARR, customer count, avg. ARR), churn and retention metrics, and customer lifetime value metrics.

How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Technology Purchasing [Research]

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Most of us can (vaguely) remember life before COVID-19: business optimism and aggressive purchasing plans for 2020. Six months into the pandemic, how have IT buying plans and practices changed? Two recent research reports provide answers.

B2B Marketing in Pandemic Times: Here’s What to Do NOW (Research)

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As the COVID-19 pandemic grinds on, B2B technology buyers are adjusting to a new (hopefully temporary) type of “normal.” ” Though the vast majority remain optimistic about the long-term future for their enterprises, they need help getting through the current, extremely challenging times. That’s where opportunity lies for B2B marketers today.

Five Ways to Boost Your Conversion Rates

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Guest post by Natasha Lane. No matter what type of online business you run, you depend on persuading your website visitors to take some kind of action.

How to Build an Online Presence as a Local Business

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Guest post by Jeremy Bowler. As a local business, creating a strong online presence can seem like a huge waste of time and money. After all, you’re a small store that serves a small area; how could you possibly make use of anything more than a basic website, and maybe a Facebook business page?

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

The Impact of COVID-19 on B2B Marketing Plans: Tech vs. Non-Tech

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The abrupt shutdown of vast swaths of economy and the entire live events industry, to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, has dramatically impacted plans for B2B marketers. But, as in all economic slowdowns, not every business sector is affected in the same degree or way. Those differences are one area explored in How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Marketing , a research report just published by B2B Marketing Zone and Webbiquity LLC.

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COVID-19 and B2B Marketing: How Plans Have Changed in 30 Days

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The team at B2B Marketing Zone recently published a report, How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Marketing. The final day of data collection for that report was March 24. On April 23, while presenting the findings on a webinar , the BMZ team ran four quick polls with the webinar audience to find out how the B2B marketing outlook and plans had changed over 30 days of lockdowns, slowdowns, and shutdowns. Image credit: Erik Mclean on Unsplash.

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The Founder Interview Series #30: Stas Zaslavsky, VII Events

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Activity in the virtual events space has exploded this year, as businesses across industries have reallocated 67% of budget dollars originally intended for live events this year to online conferences, meetings, and expos. Not surprisingly, virtual event technology vendors have responded.

How the Tech Sector Has Adjusted to COVID-19: Five Findings from Research

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Studies early in the pandemic showed the tech sector (along with healthcare) holding up better than most industries in this coronavirus-induced economic slowdown. Is that still the case? And how has the tech industry responded to COVID-driven changes? The latest research from TrustRadius answers reveals some interesting insights. Image credit: engin akyurt on Unsplash.

How You Can Triple Your Results With a More Personalized, Empathetic Approach

Speaker: Brian Carroll, CEO and Founder of markempa

Marketing and sales feel pretty tricky right now. What worked before now feels out of touch, but have you made plans for how you'll continue to move forward? You've likely tried everything: expert recommendations, best practices, the latest tools, and automation. But your results are falling short. Here's the thing: All the automation tools, best practices, data analytics won't help get better results now until you master empathizing with your customers. In this webinar, you'll learn how to go beyond rational-logic based sales/marketing and adjust your sales enablement strategy to better understand how buyers feel so that you can connect and help them on their journey.

How to Build a Technical SEO Dashboard Using Google Data Studio

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Guest post by Petar Jovetic. Modern SEO demands a lot from marketers, and successful strategies are often highly dependent on third-party tools and the powerful data they provide. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by all of the information that tools offer, and find it difficult to distill the data down into actionable insights. Image credit: Hack Capital on Unsplash.

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