Sat.Nov 04, 2023 - Fri.Nov 10, 2023

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Modernize Your GTM Playbook With These 3 Rules

Zoominfo

With a daunting array of tools, an endless list of growth strategies, and constantly evolving communication channels, there’s compelling evidence that modern work is facing a crisis of disconnection. And that makes a cohesive, connected go-to-market (GTM) strategy more valuable than ever. At this year’s INBOUND conference , I attended ZoomInfo’s session “GTM for All: Unlocking Playbooks for Every Company,” which provided valuable insights into how companies can connect these disparate thre

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Overcoming Segmentation Challenges in B2B Marketing

Top Rank Marketing

Every marketing strategy should include determining the best way to narrow down the total addressable market (TAM) for that particular campaign. Audience segmentation is critical for using your marketing resources effectively. It’s how you make sure your message is shown to the right people — and only the right people. Let’s explore what B2B audience segmentation is, some common challenges marketers face when segmenting, and how to overcome those challenges.

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The Best Email Deliverability Guide Ever

Act-On

Part 1: Mission Inbox-able Email deliverability isn’t yet a buzzword on the lips of every digital marketer out there. But it needs to be. Think about it. You work hard on your email marketing programs: developing copy, selecting supporting content, finding the right visuals, making sure the right people on your team have reviewed and approved.

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Humanizing B2B: The key to better customer experience

Martech

In the crowded B2B space, reaching your target audience is challenging. Product alone is not enough to engage and retain B2B buyers. But surprisingly, B2B businesses often overlook the importance of a great customer experience for their buyers, which is typically a top priority for B2C. B2B and B2C customers, despite their different needs, are still human decision-makers.

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The Top 3 Tips for Writing Successful White Papers

In the B2B marketing toolkit, white papers can be a powerful option for reaching decision-makers and experts, presenting them with interesting information that improves their perception of your organization's competence and thought leadership. That said, a poorly executed whitepaper will not only be unable to influence your desired audience but will also come with significant costs that other assets won't incur.

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Why B2B Marketers Need to be Careful With Purpose Marketing

B2B Marketing Directions

Many marketing pundits argue that companies should make environmental and social "purpose" an integral part of marketing communications. Read on to learn why you should approach purpose marketing cautiously. Purpose marketing can be defined as the use of messaging in external communications that expresses a company or brand's core mission and values.

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The Evolution of ABM: 3 Forces Driving the Future of Marketing 

Zoominfo

Keeping pace with today’s customer demands and competitive pressures requires an adaptable toolset and a compelling vision. By uniting the two, B2B marketers can transform a traditional account-based marketing strategy into a comprehensive go-to-market approach that can scale across an entire company. When we decided to launch our ABM platform just under two years ago, we heard that buyers were frequently frustrated with existing ABM offerings, feeling they over-promised and under-delivered.

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What will happen in martech in 2024? A no-BS report and webinar by two giant martech nerds

chiefmartech

Want to know what 2024 has in store for martech? I’m not talking about wild-eyed, hand-wavy, link-baity prognostications that proliferate in every year-end prediction season like that one Mariah Carey Christmas tune. I mean real-world, fact-based, happening-now trends that will inform your marketing operations and technology strategy for the next 12 months.

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5 marketing automation quick wins

Martech

Marketing automation allows marketers to speed up processes and increase efficiency. Many of these solutions take time and planning to implement. However, there are some quick wins your marketing organization can achieve by making small changes to your existing marketing automation program. They don’t take much effort to get going and they can bring good value to your business.

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Do You Want to Improve Lead Gen? Personalize Your B2B Marketing.

Navigate the Channel

Marketing as a whole is not a numbers game, but lead generation certainly is. We’re all blind going in. By the same token, our prospects only know what our marketing tells them until they try our products. At the beginning of the marketing process, namely during lead generation, the numbers game is in full swing. Lead generation is a crucial numbers game in marketing.

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21 Advanced ChatGPT Prompts To Take Your Social Media to the Next Level

Upgrade your social media game with our in-depth playbook: "21 advanced ChatGPT prompts for social media managers". These powerful prompts are tailored to supercharge your content creation, strategy development, and results analysis. Say goodbye to writer's block and hello to endless creativity as you effortlessly generate engaging posts, come up with original strategies, and optimize your social media performance - all in a fraction of the time.

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Incorporating Google Ad Grants Into Your Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

If your nonprofit is ready to start advertising online , you’ll first need the resources to power your marketing strategy. One such resource is Google’s Ad Grant program, which offers eligible nonprofits $10,000 monthly in ad credits to promote their websites via Google Ads. But your nonprofit will have to go above and beyond its existing marketing strategy to make the most of Google’s grant.

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6 Reasons to Repost Your Content on Social Media

Act-On

Fact: Content marketers could be doing much more with their content. Way too many of us just publish, promote our content only briefly (if at all), and then move on to the next piece. We don’t republish our content. We don’t repurpose our content. Do you even repost your content on social media? We know that less than half of us do. 34% of us, to be exact.

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The Marketing Book Podcast: “Content Marketing Strategy” by Robert Rose

The Forward Observer

Content Marketing Strategy: Harness the Power of Your Brand’s Voice by Robert Rose About the Book Do you know how to turn the attention your content receives into profit? With a meaningful content marketing strategy, you can. An organization’s content communicates everything to consumers. Content marketing is one of the most important pieces of the marketing plan, but many businesses do not approach it strategically.

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Nailing the Numbers: The Reports Your CMO Wants to See

Engagio

One of your most important jobs as a senior marketer is communicating the impact of marketing investment on business results. Without showing this clearly, it’s difficult to justify and defend the budget you need to be successful. The language, metrics, and reports you use matter. Choose the wrong ones, and you diminish marketing’s credibility across the organization.

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Are Your Impact Comms Resonating With Stakeholders?

Whether your organization is at the start of its sustainability and impact journey or years into it, many brands share a common concern: the uncertainty of whether they are sending stakeholders mixed messages. Creating content that speaks to your audience's “love language” can be a tricky dance. But, worry not! 3BL has put together tips to ensure that your content not only finds its rhythm but also resonates with your target audiences.

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Performance Marketing: Tools, Techniques and Best Practices

Marketing Insider Group

Remember when shopping and advertising were simple? Then the internet came along and changed the game. In today’s world, with tools like omnichannel marketing, businesses aren’t just reaching consumers. They’re having full-blown conversations across various online platforms. What’s even more exciting is that marketers can now keep an eye on how their ads are doing, minute by minute.

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Key Digital Branding Tips to Dominate Your Online Presence

Navigate the Channel

In a competitive marketplace where analytics and conversion rates rank high among digital marketing tools, many businesses put the idea of branding on the back burner. Because it’s a relatively slow process, traditional branding is often overlooked in favor of the instant-gratification of PPC campaigns, Facebook ads, and AdWords. Establishing a brand can sometimes be accomplished in just months…but in many cases, an effective brand can take years to develop.

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Building Buyer Personas: How to Drive More Leads for Your Startup

Launch Marketing

Buyer personas are a powerful tool that every business owner and marketer, especially those in the dynamic startup realm, should have in their arsenal. You might be wondering, what exactly are buyer personas, and why are they such a big deal? Well, you’re in the right place. In this blog post, we will demystify the concept of buyer personas for startups, shed light on their pivotal role, and equip you with the knowledge and skills to create them effectively.

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How to Measure the Value of SEO

Top Rank Marketing

If you can’t measure it, you can’t make sense of it. This points to one of the biggest barriers facing business leaders when it comes to search engine optimization. There’s no question that SEO delivers a return on investment. That’s been proven over and over again. But the math is not as simple as, say, pay-per-click advertising with its straightforward transactional nature.

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How to Stay Competitive in the Evolving State of Martech

Marketing technology is essential for B2B marketers to stay competitive in a rapidly changing digital landscape — and with 53% of marketers experiencing legacy technology issues and limitations, they’re researching innovations to expand and refine their technology stacks. To help practitioners keep up with the rapidly evolving martech landscape, this special report will discuss: How practitioners are integrating technologies and systems to encourage information-sharing between departments and pr

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Email outreach for marketers: Measuring and optimizing performance

Martech

The last two years were transformative for our team at Belkins as we chose to make a significant investment solely in marketing. For me, stepping into the shoes of a CMO without a previous background in marketing was like a roller-coaster ride. With a team of 50 members and an ambitious target of generating 400 new deals each month, the pressure was palpable.

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Why Most Video Content Fails To Reach Its Full Potential [New Research]

Content Marketing Institute

An important tool for creating human connections, video stands as a top priority in most content marketing programs. New CMI research explores how marketers are using this format – and what they need to achieve better results.

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Content Optimization: The Complete Guide

Ahrefs

In this guide, you’ll learn how to optimize content for SEO, conversions, and social shares. But first, let’s make sure we’re on the same page… Content optimization dramatically improves your content’s performance and helps you meet your marketing goals.

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Effective SEO Strategies for Manufacturers and Industrial Companies in 2024

Industrial Marketing Today

As we approach 2024, I cannot overstate the importance of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategies for manufacturers and industrial companies. In this blog post, I will discuss the most effective SEO strategies for manufacturers and industrial companies for the next year and beyond.

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What's Working Now: ABM + Demand Gen

Speaker: Paul Slack, Vende Digital CEO

Are you struggling with a stagnant pipeline? Discover how combining ABM and demand generation can help you get more qualified opportunities and grow your pipeline. Learn the latest trends and tactics for 2023 and gain the confidence to implement a successful strategy that aligns with sales to drive revenue growth. Join this interactive live session with Paul Slack and learn how to: Identify the best accounts for ABM Personalize at scale Run paid campaigns that actually work Tackle and optimize r

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How to make your ‘ideal customer profile’ more ideal

Martech

B2B marketing success hinges on more than just innovative strategies and cutting-edge technologies. At the heart of top-performing B2B marketing programs lies a solid answer to the fundamental question: Do you truly know your best customers and where to find more of them? Understanding and leveraging customer profitability Every company has a finite number of target customers who hear their value proposition better, need it faster, will pay more money for it and will stay longer.

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B2B Marketers on the Move: Spotlighting Autumn B2B Industry Leadership Talent

Top Rank Marketing

As November marches ahead towards 2024, so to do exciting new opportunities, and as B2B marketers adjust to the changes this year has already brought — from the rise of AI tools to the increasing power of personalization , the industry continues to offer growth opportunities as well as unexpected shifts that often seem to happen so quickly they can be difficult to fully appreciate.

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Here’s How I Advise Anxious C-Suites To Approach Generative AI

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

As a strategic account executive at Salesforce, I spend my days advising companies on how to use emerging technology to grow their business. I can tell you this: C-suite leaders are nervous about generative AI in business. They know they need to do something but don’t have clarity on what, or how. I’ll tell you what I tell them. But first, here’s a sampling of what they’ve told me: A chief technology officer said, “We’re well aware of the importance of generative AI, but we’re

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Sift Review

The Daily Egg

If you’re an HR professional, business leader, or project manager tired of outdated organization charts and disorganized team member information, Sift may. The post Sift Review appeared first on The Daily Egg.

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These Top Financial Services Marketing Trends Will Help You Stay Competitive

Today’s B2B clients have developed consumerized expectations, which means that financial services firms need to create a differentiated digital experience to grow a dedicated client base. Read three marketing trends — backed by data — that will give your firm a competitive edge in the digital era.