83 Exceptional Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014

Webbiquity

2014 B2B Content Marketing Trends–North America: Content Marketing Institute/MarketingProfs. Still, more than 70% of both B2B and B2C marketers plan to produce more content in 2014 than they did in 2013, and six out of ten plan to increase their content marketing budgets. (

21 Vital Mobile Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2014

Webbiquity

According to CNN , “Americans used smartphone and tablet apps more than PCs to access the Internet (in January 2014) — the first time that has ever happened.” Gone are the days when a mobile-enabled web presence was an afterthought.

11 Thought-Provoking Guides to Content Marketing for 2014

Webbiquity

Content marketing remains a hot topic, as practitioners continue to ask questions, like: what are the hottest trends in content marketing for 2014? Leading Experts Predict The Content Marketing Trends for 2014 by Search Engine Journal.

Marketing Automation 2014 Industry Overview: What the Surveys Tell Us

Customer Experience Matrix

Strong Growth Continues As I reported last week , I expect industry revenue to grow 60% in 2014, accelerating from the already-impressive 50% per year we saw in 2012 and 2013.

10 Questions about 2014

Biznology

2014 will be a crucial year for Apple: They will either prove once and for all that they don’t need Steve Jobs to bring innovative new products to market, or they will reveal that they are out of great ideas. What are your predictions for 2014? (Photo credit: Wikipedia).

The 19 Best Content Marketing Blogs From 2014

Marketing Insider Group

Time to list our favorite stuff from 2014 so we can reflect on what we learned, what we found interesting, and what we shared. I also listed some of my own favorites to come up with this list of the 19 best content marketing blogs of 2014. Yep that’s right!

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Content Marketing Is The Top Marketing Priority of 2014

Marketing Insider Group

According to the report , Content Marketing is the top priority for 36% of marketers in 2014. This is followed by social media, which was chosen by 36%, personalization (32%) and conversion optimization (31%) as key areas of focus for marketing in 2014.

The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem

Cody Ward

The post The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem appeared first on Puzzle Marketer.

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Funny Business: The Best Digital Marketing Humor, 2014 Edition

Webbiquity

Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the March 2014 Issue by Harvard Business Review. Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the November 2014 Issue by Harvard Business Review. What are you laughing at? If the answer is “nothing,” then you need to read this post!

2014 B2B Marketing Trends That Work

ViewPoint

The Content Marketing Institute recently released the annual North American report titled B2B Content Marketing: 2014 Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends—and the findings are impressive.

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10 Things I Learned at Convergence 2014

Salesfusion

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Seven Things I Learned at Digital Summit 2014

Salesfusion

The post Seven Things I Learned at Digital Summit 2014 appeared first on Marketing Automation | Lead Generation | Email Marketing | Salesfusion. Email Marketing Events Social Media

Top 10 Demand Generation Resolutions for 2014

The Point

It’s a new year, so what better time to get your demand generation strategy “in shape” for improved performance? Here are my candidates for 10 strategies that offer real potential for low risk/high reward: 1. Improve campaign measurement.

From SiriusDecisions Summit 2014…

ANNUITAS

After my first full day at the #SDSummit, I’m more excited than I’ve ever been at such an event. This is an incredibly exciting time in marketing. While marketers have been saying that for the past 4-5 years, in my opinion we’re finally truly poised for success — with the technology, data, and processes to enable transformation. The key remaining element is the “how”. Malcolm Gladwell kicked off the conference as the keynote speaker yesterday (without powerpoint slides….a

The State of Content Marketing 2014 [Infographic]

Modern Marketing

by Eloqua | Tweet this Last week we launched the Oracle Eloqua Community report: The State of Content Marketing 2014. Today we launch The State of Content Marketing 2014 infographic, which illustrates the report’s interesting pearls of wisdom for marketers.

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SiriusDecisions Summit 2014

ViewPoint

Last week I attended the SiriusDecisions Summit in Orlando. This was my third summit and I have enjoyed them all. Author Malcolm Gladwell opened the session with a witty and insightful presentation on the concept of transformation.

12 Reasons You Should Prioritize Social Selling in 2014

Salesfusion

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14 Marketing Automation Benefits for 2014

Salesfusion

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104 Fascinating Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 (and 2015)

Webbiquity

Looking at marketing surveys and studies from the past year, a few trends are clear, among them that buyers are firmly (and increasingly) in control of the purchase cycle. They prefer searching to being found, and will often be close to their final decision point before talking to a salesperson.

Your Dreamforce 2014 Reading List

Infer

Arguably one of the hottest cloud events of the year is quickly approaching, and like many folks we’re gearing up for another exciting Dreamforce in San Francisco this month.

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10 Must-See Marketing Takeaways From AdExchanger Industry Preview 2014

Modern Marketing

10 Must-See Marketing Takeaways From AdExchanger Industry Preview 2014 is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. by Amanda Batista | Tweet this The start of the New Year in the marketing industry is a particularly exciting time.

Nine Things I Learned at Social Media Marketing World 2014

Salesfusion

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Follow Up – My 2014 Content Marketing Predictions

ANNUITAS

Back in January, I participated as a panelist in a webinar from the Content Marketing Institute, 2014 Content Marketing Trends (access their archive to find and download a transcript here ) also featuring Robert Rose, Chief Strategist for the Content Marketing Institute and Mark Bornstein, Sr.

New Report: Alliance Marketing Trends 2014

Everything Technology Marketing

Our 60,000 member B2B Technology Marketing Community on LinkedIn conducted the 2014 study on alliance marketing to better understand how B2B marketers are adjusting to new alliance marketing challenges, and to identify new trends and best practices.

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Content Greats of 2014 for B2B Marketers

ANNUITAS

A solid strategy is the key to driving more revenue in B2B, but you do need to maximize and optimize each step along the way. These pieces help you get there. Blog content marketing Content Marketing Institute Demand Generation Strategy Hubspot optimize content perpetual revenue Tim Ash V3

The Future of Social Media: My 2014 Prediction

Crimson Marketing

Check out Business2Community for the full list of social media 2014 predictions from the experts. . The post The Future of Social Media: My 2014 Prediction appeared first on. How Will It Impact Marketing, Sales and Customer Service? Getting results will dominate social marketing.

John Legend Coming to Interact 2014

Modern Marketing

About Interact 2014: Customers, regardless of industry, want orchestrated experiences across email, mobile, social, display, and the web. Check out the event page to learn more about Interact 2014, including session agendas and more special guest info! .

10 Great Things for 2014: My Business Blog Gratitude List

Writing on the Web

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Notes from the Marketing Operations Executive Summit 2014

ANNUITAS

RT @megheuer 100 marketing tech companies in 2011; 350 in 2012; 950+ in 2014; Massive growth & complexity via @chiefmartec #marketingopssummit.

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Must Attend Marketing Events In 2014

Modern Marketing

Here is a compilation of events to inspire you in 2014. BMA 2014 May 28-30 / Chicago, IL. Which events are you most looking forward to attending in 2014? Must Attend Marketing Events In 2014 is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. by Amanda Batista | Tweet this Marketing events are a trifecta benefit of being part of this exciting and evolving industry.

CMOs: Watch Out For These 6 Things in 2014

Crimson Marketing

The post CMOs: Watch Out For These 6 Things in 2014 appeared first on. Let’s get straight to it. Here are the main things all you CMOs and marketing executives need to keep an eye on this year: 1. The Collaborative Economy.

Tips From Demand Gen Report’s 2014 B2B Buyer Behavior Survey

Modern Marketing

by Amanda Batista | Tweet this While the sales cycle is getting longer and buyers continued to wait to engage with sales, B2B buyers are more satisfied with the process than they were a year ago, according to Demand Gen Report’s 2014 B2B Buyer Behavior Survey.

Dreamforce 2014: Process Is More Important Than Analytics

Customer Experience Matrix

photo by Dion Hinchcliffe Salesforce.com ’s Dreamforce conference this year was the usual mix of spectacle, congestion, and heart-felt philanthropy.

Best B2B Lead Posts in 2014: Lead generation, lead nurturing and content marketing

B2B Lead Generation Blog

Read on to find out what B2B Lead Roundtable Blog posts were shared the most as well as the three topics B2B marketers valued most in 2014. Lead generation was a huge topic for 2014 and for good reason.

Celebrate the 2014 Markie Award Finalists!

Modern Marketing

Winners will be revealed at the Global Markie Awards ceremony at during Modern Marketing Experience Europe in London, October 15, 2014. Check out the 2014 Markie Award Finalists: Best Cross-Channel Marketing Program. It’s that time again! Finalists for the Markie Awards have been announced! The Markies honor strategic, collaborative, and tactical marketing and sales innovation. ADP | Rockwell Automation | Tivoli | W.W. Grainger. Best Data Orchestration.

New Raab VEST Report: B2B Marketing Automation Will Reach $1.2 Billion in 2014

Customer Experience Matrix

Based on this data, I’m projecting a 60% increase in industry revenue for 2014, to $1.2 I’ve just published the latest edition of our B2B Marketing Automation Vendor Selection Tool (VEST), with updated entries on all your favorites and several new entries to boot.

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Celebrate the 2014 Markie Award Winners!

Modern Marketing

To promote best practices and celebrate the accomplishments of modern marketers in an ever-evolving industry, Oracle Marketing Cloud has announced the winners of the 2014 Markie Awards , presented at Modern Marketing Experience Europe this week in London. Check out the full list of the 2014 Markie Award Winners (drumroll please!):

30 Remarkable Content Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity

And it continues to expand: 82% of marketers plan to increase their budgets for content marketing in 2014. Content marketing has become ubiquitous, with 93% of B2B marketers now using it. Image Credit: Robert Rose.

3 Colossal Social Media Marketing Trends of 2014

Crimson Marketing

The post 3 Colossal Social Media Marketing Trends of 2014 appeared first on. Whether you love it or hate it, social media is embedded into our everyday lives. This is not a fad. Can you think of one person you know who doesn’t use. Corporate Marketing

BMA 2014 Recap Day 1. Most of It Anyway

ANNUITAS

I am taking some time during the networking break to record some real-time feedback from the BMA National Conference here in Chicago. While I was not able to attend the morning workshops or all of the sessions in the afternoon (my apologies for any omissions) , the feedback from the attendees was that there was some great and practical information provided by Tony Zambito , Jill Rowley and Google – no surprises there.

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