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Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

Read on to learn how social media is changing PR, how pitching bloggers is different from traditional media outreach, how to optimize press releases for search and online distribution, which tools should be in your social PR toolbox and more here in some of the best articles and blog posts on social PR of 2010 so far. Among the tools noted are Omniture (web and social media analytics), Eloqua (marketing automation / demand generation software) and Twitalyzer (Twitter-specific measurement).

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8 (of the) Best Web Analytics Guides of 2010

Webbiquity

Which tools and plugins are really useful for extending the capabilities of Google Analytics (GA)? What common analytics mistakes should you avoid? Discover the answers to these questions and others here in eight of the best guides to web analytics of last year.

Best Email Marketing Tips, Tactics and Metrics of 2010

Webbiquity

3 items that should be in your 2010 email budget by BtoB Magazine. Add Google Analytics to Emails and Gain B2B Lead Generation Intelligence by Industrial Marketing Today. While social media is the flashy show horse of online marketing, email remains the solid workhorse.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

You’ll find the answers to these questions and many more here in 50 of the best Twitter tools, posts, how-to guides and rants of 2010 so far. Twitter stats and analytics tools – top 10 by Social Media Today. 9 Twitter Apps Worth Another Look by Web Analytics World.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

Economic conditions may have been tough in 2010, but there was no shortage of online innovation. Actionly also includes Twitter account management and analytics tools. Most Popular Free Windows Downloads of 2010 by Lifehacker. ** 5 Stars.

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Top 25 Articles and 8 Topics in B2B Marketing for March 2010

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

March 2010. Great stuff in the world of B2B Marketing for March 2010. We’ve hit a new low: The shittiest social media marketing plan ever - grow - Practical Marketing Solutions , March 10, 2010 A local news and media company is getting into the social media consulting business. Real Examples of Social Media ROI - Customer Experience Matrix , March 19, 2010 Summary: some published examples of “hard&# ROI from social media. March 5, 2010. March 12, 2010.

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The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

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Tracking Google Analytics No surprise, this is my primary statistical source for Convince & Convert. Despite being free, Google keeps adding functionality to Google Analytics. The dominant URL shortener is also the best – in my opinion – at tracking and analytics.

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Infer Infuses Microsoft Power BI with Predictive Intelligence to Deliver Next-Generation Sales Analytics

Infer

Press Release: New Analytics Bring Unprecedented Pipeline Transparency to Best-in-Class Business Intelligence. a leading provider of predictive technologies that help companies win more customers, today launched a new sales analytics package for Microsoft Power BI.

Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

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Why are social analytics so important? link] Research Report: A Framework for Social Analytics | Thought Experiments [.]

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. 6 Key Metrics for a Social Media Measurement Dashboard [Best of SEW 2010 #4] by Search Engine Watch.

33 (of the) Best Marketing Strategy Guides and Insights of 2010

Webbiquity

Big Ed’s Top 10 B2B Marketing Trends For 2010 by Marketing-Gimbal. Edward Brice pretty much nailed the significant b2b marketing developments for 2010 (e.g. 2010: Social Network Advertising and Marketing Outlook by Brian Solis.

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity

making it as simply as possible for visitors to share your site content across multiple social networks), and social analytics.

How to Calculate Social Marketing ROI

Paul Gillin

It’s easy to cast aside analytical tasks when everyone is focused on generating revenue. Web analytics today deliver unprecedented insight about online interactions. This is a draft of chapter 10 of Social Marketing to the Business Customer by Paul Gillin and Eric Schwartzman.

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15 things marketers should stop doing and thinking in 2011

Chris Koch

Analytics can wait. You need people who know how to create analytical processes and algorithms and all that stuff. Here’s a list of things I wish we would stop doing and thinking as of December 31 st : Social media. Social media cause people to waste time at work. Companies have a long and pointless history of resisting new forms of communication.

Marketing Automation Trends for 2010

LeadSloth

In this post I want to focus on the trends in Marketing Automation for 2010. The need for new analytical skills. 4) Marketing is getting more of a science: creative marketers need to acquire new skills and more people with an analytical background need to enter the profession (5) Data quality is somewhat boring, but it is a prerequisite for effective marketing automation and (6) sales and marketing need act as one team to give buyers the best possible buying experience.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity

It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600 million. 35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far). It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook.

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Teradata Buys Aprimo for $525 Million: More Marketing Automation Consolidation To Come

Customer Experience Matrix

The difference: marketing automation is focused on batch and interactive campaign management but just touches slightly on advertising, marketing resource management and analytics. Aprimo adds a great deal of capability, but the combined company still lacks the strong Web analytics and BI applications of its main competitors. Summary: Teradata's acquisition of Aprimo takes the largest remaining independent marketing automation vendor off the market.

What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity

Popular with agencies as well as corporate users, Radian6 offers a rich set of tools for social media monitoring, responding, tracking, benchmarking and analytics. Tags: Social Media Marketing Social PR Alterian SM2 analytics Andy Beal Bacon's clipping service Cision Forrester Research Google Alerts Nielsen BuzzMetrics pricing PRWeb Radian6 sentiment tracking social media monitoring tools Social Mention Techrigy Trackur UberVU Vocus

CMO Council: CMOs and CIOs Are Not Aligned

Customer Experience Matrix

Both cited customer insight and analytics as top reasons to work together. CMOs and CIOs agreed that they spend the most on operational activities including email, Web analytics and CRM.

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Jon Miller, Marketo Co-Founder and VP Marketing : How To Make Data Analytics a Natural Marketing Outcome [Podcast]

Crimson Marketing

As B2B companies embrace the omni-channel buyer, marketing analytics tools will move toward auto-engaging people with the right content at the right time. In 2010, the CMO Institute named Jon a Top 10 CMO for companies under $250 million in revenue.

Understanding the Data: The Warriors and Basketball Analytics

LeanData

As the assistant general manager of the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors, Lacob is in charge of analytics and technology for what arguably is one of basketball’s most data-driven organizations. I wouldn’t directly credit our success to analytics,” said Lacob, 27.

Best SEO Guides, Tips and Resources of 2010

Webbiquity

Google Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide 2010- Plain Speak on SEO by WorkingPoint. How to optimize page Titles and improve click through rates by Web SEO Analytics. The Art and Science of SEO Site Audits [Best of SEW 2010 #10] by Search Engine Watch. ** 5 Stars.

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12 Social Media Tools for B2B Pre-Event Marketing

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You can even track your registration page in Google Analytics. Kristina Goodrich says: December 1, 2010 at 12:12 am Thank you, Adam!

35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

Doug Akin previews six new features (as of May 2010) in Facebook that enable brands to expand the functionality and engagement potential of their Facebook pages. Brian Carter uses this post along with a white paper and video to share more than four dozen tips and best practices for Facebook advertising, which he describes as a combination of “AdWords’ copywriting and analytics with image-oriented linkbait.&# Facebook SEO Ranking Factors, 2010 Study Results by aimClear.

5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Skype Group Video Calling Comes to Mac November 4, 2010 Erica Swallow View Comments 5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing email share email share Do you like this story?

5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : 3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook “Likes&# and Shares November 4, 2010 Erica Swallow View Comments 5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing email share email share Do you like this story?

Alterian Alchemy Knits Together Marketing Components

Customer Experience Matrix

The company also plans to expand integration with KXEN for predictive analytics, although it hasn’t set a release date. Alchemy will also include revised and expanded versions of Alterian's social media, Web content management, Web analytics, and email solutions. Summary: Alterian just announced Alchemy, which provides a new interface and tight integration across existing components. Alterian last week announced a new generation of products called Alchemy.

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How to Use YouTube's Analytics for B2B Marketing

Hubspot

While this channel emphasizes the production aspect of video, marketers should remember that YouTube also equips them with a powerful analytics tool. YouTube's analytics platform will also show you which of your videos engaged the viewer for the longest time.

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B2B marketers are stumbling in the dark

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Bookmark on Delicious Reader comments (9): Add your own Jason Ball 12:50PM on 1st November 2010 Good points Doug and entirely consistent with my own experiences.In Jeff Machado 1:24PM on 1st November 2010 I definitely see the value in this.

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The Ultimate Glossary: 101 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained

Hubspot

B BackType - BackType is a social media analytics company that helps companies measure their social engagement. W Web Analytics - Web analytics is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of Internet data for purposes of understanding and optimizing web usage.

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Best Random but Interesting B2B Marketing Posts, Articles and Resources of 2010

Webbiquity

In this penultimate best-of-last-year post you’ll find a compendium of interesting, informative and valuable but difficult-to-categorize marketing-related articles and blog posts from 2010.

Top 111 B2B Marketing Posts and 34 Hottest Topics for 2010

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. 50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far) - Webbiquity , October 5, 2010. Ten reasons to blog – even if nobody reads it - grow - Practical Marketing Solutions , November 7, 2010. Marketing Genius Blog , May 25, 2010. How to Calculate Social Marketing ROI - Paul Gillin , June 24, 2010. Vital statistics for every B2B marketer - Earnest about B2B , March 16, 2010.

The Three Biggest Mistakes Companies Make with B2B Websites

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Related Posts: How to Find Content Ideas in Your Web Analytics Report This entry was posted in Featured2 , How-To.

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B2B Social Media Marketing -- Does It Work?

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Kaila Strong | Dec 6, 2010 | 0 Comments Tweet Arguably, social media marketing for B2B companies is one of the most difficult campaigns to run. Article Archives by Kaila Strong Social Syncing: Cross Platform Marketing - Nov 8, 2010 Social Search Commands for Everyday Use - Oct 11, 2010 Search and Social: Are You Missing Out? - 2010 All rights reserved. Are you a Search Engine Watch Member? |

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5 Steps to B2B Marketing Success

Everything Technology Marketing

With sophisticated analytics and reporting, MA tools will also give you insight into what is working and what not so you can adjust and improve your campaigns.

Tableau Software Adds In-Memory Database Engine

Customer Experience Matrix

Tableau has managed quite well without my attention: sales have doubled every year and should exceed $40 million in 2010; they have 5,500 clients, 60,000 users and 185 employees; and they plan to add 100 more employees next year. Instead, the vendor has built connectors for high-speed analytical databases and appliances including Hyperion Essbase, Greenplum, Netezza, PostgreSQL, Microsoft PowerPivot, ParAccel, Sybase IQ, Teradata, and Vertica.

Finding The Right Calls-To-Action For Your B2B Website

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MEMBER LOGIN > | BECOME A MEMBER > Column: Strictly Business Finding The Right Calls-To-Action For Your B2B Website Nov 17, 2010 at 12:23pm ET by Shellie Foriska Marketers continue to search for ways to convert more website visitors into actual leads. Using the power of website analytics can help make that search a little easier. How To Identify The “Right” Calls-To-Action Your website analytics data, if setup properly, can be very revealing.