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Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

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. 8 Ways to Not Get ReTweeted by HubSpot Blog. Best of 2010: 14 Ways Every Business Should Be Using Twitter by Inkling Media.

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. The Ultimate List: 100+ Twitter Statistics by HubSpot. ** 5 Stars.

Ten reasons to blog – even if nobody reads it

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Hubspot research shows that sites with blogs get 55% more traffic than sites without blogs — even if there are no readers! . . Building an engaged community through a business blog can be extremely difficult — sometimes impossible.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity

Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. The State of the Blogosphere 2010 by Brian Solis. in the latter half of 2010.

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Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity

5 Things That Websites Need in 2010! 5 Items to Delete From Your Website Today by HubSpot Blog. Website design standards continue to evolve and grow more sophisticated. Tables are out; CSS is in. Flash is out (or should at least be used sparingly): HTML5 is (almost) in.

The Pond Just Got More Crowded: Google, Salesforce.com and Sequoia Invest in HubSpot

Customer Experience Matrix

Summary: HubSpot announced a $32 million investment yesterday by Sequoia Partners, Google and Salesforce.com. Salesforce.com and Google announced their long-anticipated entry into the marketing automation industry, in the baby-step form of investments in HubSpot.

The Evolution of HubSpot's Email Marketing Strategy: An Insider's Story

Hubspot

Over the last eight years, lots of things have changed in HubSpot''s marketing. By the time I joined HubSpot and started our email marketing program, we already had thousands of people we could email -- a lot more than you''d expect at any company, let alone a startup no one had heard of.

12 Quick Content Marketing Tips and Trends

What Works - What Doesn't

Featured speakers were Ann Handley, Chief Content Officer at online marketing site MarketingProfs , and Brian Halligan, CEO of inbound marketing software vendor HubSpot.

Creating Engagement in B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You can call it Inbound Marketing (like the folks at HubSpot do) or you could call it Content Marketing (like the folks at Junta42 do) but whatever you call it this is the basis for all your online activity. A recent Cone Inc.’s

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. According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009.

17 Examples of Great Presentation Design

Hubspot

At HubSpot, we are always working to make are presentations better. The Science of Social Media Marketing View more presentations from HubSpot Internet Marketing. HubSpot Guidelines For Presentations View more presentations from HubSpot Internet Marketing.

5 Corporate B2B Blogs That You Should Copy

Anything Goes Marketing

A recent study by Hubspot found that those companies that use blogs generate 67% more leads than those that don't. The importance of blogs in your B2B marketing mix can't be overlooked. Blogs are too important in keeping customers and future customers informed about your industry, your products and your company, driving people to your website, and generating leads. However, anyone that can open a.

Inbound Marketing vs. Outbound Marketing

Hubspot

Free Download: 2010 Online Marketing Blueprint. Connect with HubSpot Editor's Note : An updated version of this article has been published here: " Inbound Marketing and the Next Phase of Marketing on the Web ".

Happy Holidays From HubSpot! [Video Card]

Hubspot

2010 has been a great year for HubSpot -- all thanks to you! With the holiday season in full swing, we at HubSpot wanted to say thank you and send warm wishes your way! Naturally, the best way to do this is by showing the different faces behind HubSpot. Happy Holidays, The HubSpot Team Connect with HubSpot Our community has inspired each one of our teams to work hard, experiment, and embrace constant learning.

Marketing Automation Trends for 2010

LeadSloth

In this post I want to focus on the trends in Marketing Automation for 2010. Mike Volpe , VP of Inbound Marketing, Hubspot. In 2010 you’ll start to hear about marketing methods. At Marketbright, we believe Agile Marketing will emerge as a popular methodology so marketing professionals can adapt and survive in 2010. Manticore Technology wishes you a full-funnel in 2010. Marketers over 2010 will get much savvier about doing this, however.

12 Social Media Tools for B2B Pre-Event Marketing

delicious b2bmarketing

Kristina Goodrich says: December 1, 2010 at 12:12 am Thank you, Adam!

Best SEO Guides, Tips and Resources of 2010

Webbiquity

Google Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide 2010- Plain Speak on SEO by WorkingPoint. 12 Amazing SEO Infographics by HubSpot Blog. ** 5 Stars. The Art and Science of SEO Site Audits [Best of SEW 2010 #10] by Search Engine Watch. ** 5 Stars.

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Predictions for B2B Marketing in 2011

Customer Experience Matrix

Current examples: Hubspot's Web site grader for SEO, Omniture Test & Target for landing page optimization, Google AdWords for keyword and copy testing.) I don't usually bother with the traditional "predictions for next year" piece at this time of year. But I happened to write one in response to a question at the Focus online community last week. So I figured I'd share it here as well.

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Top 10 Inbound Marketing Ebooks and Webinars of 2010

Hubspot

As marketers around the world prepare for the budgeting, planning, and execution that will happen in the New Year, the team here at HubSpot has been busy looking at data from 2010. After crunching the numbers, we have determined our 10 most popular webinars and ebooks of 2010. Top 10 Inbound Marketing Ebooks and Webinars of 2010. 2010 Online Marketing Blueprin t. What other content did you find helpful for your inbound marketing education on the web in 2010?

How to use social media for B2B

Chris Koch

Image by HubSpot via Flickr. I want to do something ambitious and I’m hoping you’ll help. I’d like to create a guide for how to use social media in B2B that does not involve talking about the specific tools—as least not in the top line.

B2B Marketing Stats from HubSpot’s Marketing Data Box

Webbiquity

HubSpot last week released the Marketing Data Box , a 3.4 As of December 2010, almost a third (31%) of U.S. You can get all of the details by downloading the free HubSpot Marketing Data Box for yourself.

Ranking B2B Marketing Automation Vendors: How I Built My Scores (part 1)

Customer Experience Matrix

I excluded HubSpot because it is a fundamentally different product.) Summary: The first of three posts describing my new scoring system for B2B marketing automation vendors. I’ve finally had time to work up the vendor scores based on the 150+ RFP questions I distributed back in September.

11 Mind-Blowing Mobile Marketing Infographics

Hubspot

HubSpot has compiled over 50 original marketing charts and graphs on topics including Lead Generation, Blogging and Social Media, Marketing Budgets, Twitter and Facebook. Connect with HubSpot

B2B marketers are stumbling in the dark

delicious b2bmarketing

The report, sponsored by Hubspot, also examines the skills that modern marketing teams need to develop to take advantage of social, inbound tactics. Jeff Machado 1:24PM on 1st November 2010 I definitely see the value in this. Gina Bray 2:50PM on 1st November 2010 Couldnt agree more.

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What a Trifecta of a Year!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And appeared on the Facebook Halloween episode of HubSpot TV (my favorite web TV show) all in one week! This just came out on November 16, 2010 according to Amazon.

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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. 27 Marketing Lessons B2B Marketers Should Know by HubSpot Blog.

The Ultimate Glossary: 101 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained

Hubspot

HubSpot has compiled over 50 original marketing charts and graphs on topics including Lead Generation, Blogging and Social Media, Marketing Budgets, Twitter and Facebook. Connect with HubSpot On the web today, things change fast.

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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 9 Worst Ways to Use Twitter for Business

Hubspot

Connect with HubSpot Twitter is a fantastic network for businesses. You can monitor your brand to garner valuable feedback, keep tabs on the competition, engage your customers in conversation, or even choose to use Twitter as a customer service channel.

Do Small Businesses Need Marketing Automation?

Customer Experience Matrix

These include Genoo , Hubspot , Infusionsoft and OfficeAutoPilot. Summary: Vendors who target small businesses include provide functions beyond traditional marketing automation. This helps business owners who need to generate revenue as efficiently as possible. But larger firms need to be efficient too: so expect all marketing automation systems to eventually expand in similar ways. The replies are rolling in from the survey of vendor features that I mentioned last week.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

Webbiquity

92% of recruiters use social media to find new candidates, up from 82% in 2010. Of Twitter’s 165 million users, half access Twitter on mobile devices at least occasionally. ( HubSpot ). 76% of Twitter users are active tweeters, up from 47% in 2010. HubSpot ).

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Win Marketing Prizes in @HubSpot's Countdown to 2011

Hubspot

Here at HubSpot, we decided to bring a little levity and cheer to our community and customers by giving them a chance to win some great inbound marketing prizes as we count down to 2011! Thursday, Dec 30 A set of tickets to the 2011 Inbound Marketing Summit & HubSpot User Group Summit.

B2B social media case studies - 3 you can learn from and why they work

delicious b2bmarketing

Sep, 2010 in Uncategorized There’s no shortage of social media case study posts online these days. Rick Short, marketing director at Indium, talks about it as a mathematical issues in this Hubspot interview.

Hubspot Review

LeadSloth

UPDATED REVIEW: My earlier review of HubSpot’s Inbound Marketing software was more than 1 year old and the software has evolved a lot: time for an update! I see two clearly distinct target groups for HubSpot: Small business owners.

The Evolution of Search Engine Marketing [Dreamforce 2010]

Hubspot

Yesterday, HubSpot's Vice President of Marketing Mike Volpe took the stage at Dreamforce 2010 , Salesforce.com's user conference in San Fransisco, to share insights about gaining visibility in search engine results pages for businesses. Connect with HubSpot

Top 24 B2B Marketing Posts in February

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

February 2010. Almost) 100 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Blog Posts and Articles of 2009 - Webbiquity , February 1, 2010 Social media marketing activity exploded in 2009, and so did coverage of these practices. Thought-provoking social media trends - grow - Practical Marketing Solutions , February 3, 2010 The Economist is one of my favorite magazines. Fearless Competitor , February 6, 2010 There is no question in my mind. February 26, 2010.

Top 32 B2B Marketing Posts and Hot Topics of Social Media Forecast

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

April 2010. Five Big Shifts in Social Media Marketing - Webbiquity , April 19, 2010 Social media reflects a larger trend toward buyer empowerment that has changed not only the practice but the underlying philosophies of marketing over the past several years. HP, P&G) to the channel… The Difference Between B2B Leads and Personas - Marketing Interactions , April 17, 2010 B2B marketers have relied on lead definitions to define their marketing programs for years.