83 Exceptional Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014


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


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.

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.

The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem

Puzzle Marketer

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

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11 Thought-Provoking Guides to Content Marketing for 2014


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.

12 Best Slideshares of 2014 (So Far)

Marketing Insider Group

KPCB Internet trends 2014 from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Of course! Storytelling in 2014 from Gary Vaynerchuk (Saw Gary present a version of this. JWT: 10 Mobile Trends for 2014 and Beyond (May 2014) from JWTIntelligence.

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.

Nine Things I Learned at Social Media Marketing World 2014


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12 Reasons You Should Prioritize Social Selling in 2014


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2014 B2B Marketing Trends That Work


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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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.

Seven Things I Learned at Digital Summit 2014


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10 Things I’ve Learned About SEO in 2014

KoMarketing Associates

So, as 2014 comes to a close and I look back on the year, here are a few things I learned about search, the industry, our business, and more. This April will be my 10 th year in the search field. TEN YEARS! I know it’s hard to believe with how young I look (*cough), but it’s true.

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Funny Business: The Best Digital Marketing Humor, 2014 Edition


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!

Fused 2014 Was One for the Books


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SiriusDecisions Summit 2014


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.

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! .

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.

7 Key takeaways from Dreamforce 2014


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What to Know: SMX West 2014 Takeaways

KoMarketing Associates

It was a busy month here at KoMarketing and it’s hard to believe that it’s already April 1 st. More so, it’s hard to believe that SMX West was three weeks ago! Typically, I like to do my conference recap immediately after a show but this time I thought I’d use a different approach – take a step back and let things simmer for a bit.

4 Awesome Social Media Campaigns of 2014


2014 has been a big year — between “Let It Go,” Flappy Bird, and Kim K trying (and, thankfully, failing) to break the Internet, we’ve lived through some memorable moments. December 15, 2014.

5 Reasons Your Marketing Can Benefit From Attending Interact 2014

Modern Marketing

Meet us at Interact 2014: A Modern Marketing Experience from Eloqua. Check out the Interact 2014 event page to learn more, including session agendas and more special guest info! by Amanda Batista | Tweet this It’s time for marketing to take the next step!

The 15 Best Infographics of 2014


Enjoy perusing the best of what 2014''s infographics had to offer, ranked in no particular order (except for #1 -- I love #1). 7) 2014 Regulatory Climate Index, by U.S.

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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.

The Best Infographics of 2014 (So Far)


What other top-notch infographics have you come across from 2014? It takes a good deal of effort to draft, design, and finalize an infographic, but it doesn''t take a lot of effort to read an infographic -- which is exactly why people love them so much.

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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.

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Innovation in Marketing: A 2014 Survey Report

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Raymond Coppinger In 2014, innovation was the central focus of our Marketing Nation Summit and the subsequent roadshow tour, which came to a spectacular end in Sydney.

The Best Business Books of 2014 [Infographic]


Similar to the way Nate Silver aggregates political polling data , BookBub aggregated 23 different "Best Books of 2014" lists -- from The New York Times to The Financial Times and more. There were hundreds of business books published this year.

23 Terrific Email Marketing Guides


MarketingSherpa Email Awards 2014, presented by ExactTarget by MarketingSherpa. ** 5 STARS. Sewell Ian Cleary Jeff Bullas Jennifer Bourn Justin Bridegan Laura Click Linda Busto Marya Jar May Avincula Monique Torres Sherice Jacob top email marketing guides 2014

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5 Lessons Content Marketers Can Take Away from the 2014 World Cup

KoMarketing Associates

As the 2014 World Cup is officially underway, the attention of the sports world (and even those outside the sports world) has turned to Brazil, where 32 of the top teams in the world will be competing to take home the famed gold trophy.

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6 Stats B2B Marketers Must Pay Attention To in 2014

KoMarketing Associates

From mobile marketing to content curation and revenue data, here are six statistics B2B marketers must pay attention to in 2014: 1. We are a month into the new year and there have already been some great studies released (be sure to check out our industry news section for the latest).

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An Overview of the Major Google Algorithm Updates of 2014


To make sure you''re fully up to date on the latest major changes in SEO, we''ve compiled a full list of the most important Google algorithm updates from 2014. The Major Google Algorithm Updates of 2014. February 2014: Page Layout #3. May 2014: Panda 4.0,


9 Examples of Extraordinary Infographics From 2014


To help show you what makes a great infographic, here are a few delightful examples from 2014. 2) 2014 Green Bay Packers Football Schedule. Here was a fun infographic take on the Green Bay Packers’ 2014 schedule by Statographics.

SMX East 2014: Key Takeaways & Statistics from the Show

KoMarketing Associates

According to the 2014 B2B Content Marketing Trends Report from the Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs, 93% of B2B marketers are using content. At the beginning of October, Derek and I headed down to New York for SMX East.

10 Questions about 2014


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).

Notes from the Marketing Operations Executive Summit 2014


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

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.

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


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.

Your Dreamforce 2014 Reading List


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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