Report: Targeting & Predictive Analytics Driving Changes in B2B Email

The Point

BA) In your opinion, what is the single hottest trend in B2B email marketing at the moment? BA) What tips would you share with B2B marketers learning to think “mobile-first” when producing email content? (HS)

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8 Essential Google Analytics Reports For B2B Marketing

MLT Creative

Have you been using Google Analytics for awhile but have a sneaking suspicion that you just aren’t using it to it’s full potential? This blog is to help you use Google Analytics to get the insights that are most valuable for b2b marketing.

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Seven Expert Google Analytics Guides

Webbiquity

Google Analytics (GA) is the most popular tool for tracking web visits, used by more than half of all companies , including two-thirds of the Fortune 500. To help you use more than 10% of your website analytics, here are seven expert guides to GA.

4 Actionable Insights from Google Search Console Search Analytics Reports

KoMarketing Associates

SEO remains a critical channel for B2B marketers as they shift their focus on a new year’s worth of goals and objectives. So what tactics do B2B marketers use to execute a SEO program ? Enter Google Search Console’s Search Analytics Report.

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9 Ways B2B Analytics Can Optimize Marketing Strategies

bizible

Attempting B2B marketing optimizations without accurate analytics is like flying blind. But which B2B analytics platforms are best equipped for certain types of measurement? We’ll discuss nine methods that B2B analytics can be used to optimize marketing strategies.

The 4 Laws of Predictive Analytics for the B2B Marketer

Reachforce

New to predictive analytics? This guide gives you the do’s and don’ts of predictive analytics so that you don’t forget what it’s all about. Data Quality Management Big Data Marketing predictive analyticsThen you’ll need a guide.

What’s the Big Deal About Predictive Analytics? A Conversation with Brian Kardon

The Point

HS) Brian, I was at Dreamforce in San Francisco earlier this month and it seemed like every other exhibitor was trumpeting “analytics”. Even Salesforce announced their own Analytics cloud. Why do you think analytics is suddenly such a hot topic? (BK)

Demand Generation’s Secret Weapon: Google Analytics

emedia

As a B2B marketer focused on demand generation with a wide range of projects and responsibilities, are you maximizing all of the quality data sources you have on hand to hit your goals? Google Analytics only shows you the activity on your website.

Best Practices for Revenue Ops: Data & Analytics

bizible

As data plays an ever-increasing role in today’s B2B organizations, both marketing and sales operations professionals are in position to solidify their place as critical revenue drivers. In this article, we’ll focus on best practices for the fourth pillar, Data & Analytics.

How Big Data and Marketing Analytics Help Sales

Crimson Marketing

Marketing analytics is the answer. In answer to this challenge, we have also seen impressive new marketing analytics solutions. Do big data marketing analytics really work? . Simply put, big data marketing analytics yield powerful and profitable results.

Why B2B Businesses Are Rapidly Waking Up to Predictive Analytics

Leadspace

By now most B2B marketers understand the importance of marketing analytics. No lead generation strategy would be complete without some kind of analytics tool behind it. A survey by Regalix earlier this year revealed that 82% of B2B companies use marketing analytics tools.

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5 Ways to Uncover Powerful Website Analytics

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Jamie Lewis If you’re not tracking your website analytics, it’s time to step it up. Contrary to more traditional marketing channels, your website and web analytics are direct, specific, and measurable. So what exactly is website analytics?

15 Free Resources to Discover & Learn Google Analytics (from Google)

KoMarketing Associates

Getting started with Google Analytics is no small task. For those just starting out and viewing Google Analytics for the first time, it can be daunting. And, where do marketers find value in Google Analytics? To answer these and the many other questions you may have about Google Analytics, I’ve compiled a list of 15 free resources offered by Google to help you learn how to implement GA and develop data-driven marketing strategy using all the features it has to offer.

How to Leverage Baidu Analytics to Grow Your Digital Presence in China

KoMarketing Associates

Most B2B marketers are familiar with web analytics tools, such as Google Analytics. A site will become very slow when there is Google Analytics code inserted on the page. For B2B companies heading into China, the answer is Baidu Tongji (also called Baidu Analytics).

5 Goals for B2B Brands to Measure in Google Analytics

KEO Marketing

There comes a point when B2B marketers start looking beyond basic Google Analytics metrics – things like bounce rate, session duration, and traffic sources – and decide to start tracking conversions. For B2B marketers, reaching a goal is tantamount to a conversion.

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LinkedIn Buys Fliptop: Why Account Based Marketing and Predictive Analytics Are a Natural Fit

Customer Experience Matrix

Predictive analytics vendor Fliptop today announced its acquisition by B2B social network LinkedIn. To move past the very obvious, ABM vendors – whose basic business is selling ads targeted to specific companies – could also use predictive analytics to refine their ad targeting.

4 Things to Consider When Choosing B2B Predictive Analytics Solutions

Leadspace

From its humble beginnings, predictive analytics has burgeoned into a crowded, bustling, noisy marketplace. 65% of B2B businesses who aren’t already using predictive analytics said they were considering adopting it in 2016, according to a survey earlier this year.

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A Marketing Analytics Checklist for 2017

Content Standard

Whether you set the bar high last year, made some lofty promises during your end-of-year review, or received an executive mandate from leadership, you have big goals set that make your marketing analytics want to cry.

How To Adopt ABM Predictive Analytics at Your B2B Organization

bizible

B2B marketing orgs that are launching their companies into account-based marketing are forward-thinking marketing enthusiasts who care a lot about targeting. Predictive ABM analytics take a typical ABM strategy a step further. Organizational Readiness Checklist Predictive ABM Analytics.

Reboot Buyer Insights To Drive B2B Growth

Tony Zambito

B2B companies are faced with the most transformative era in business history. The scale of disruption will mean the B2B buyer and seller dynamic will continue to be rocked. What are signs B2B senior executives will know they are in need of a reboot of their buyer insights?

Data Analytics Is Critical For Success

Kaon

With emerging technologies, the need for data analytics is critical, which helps organizations uncover consumer patterns, trends, unforeseen correlations and other valuable consumer insight. Business analytics helps support the marketing strategy for the organization ensuring long-term growth.

What Is Adaptive Analytics? And Why Does It Matter For B2B Marketers?

bizible

Adaptive analytics is a new term for most B2B marketers. I interviewed Dave Rigotti, VP of Marketing at Bizible, to get some insight into the newest technology in the B2B marketing analytics space. What is adaptive analytics?

What’s New in B2B Marketing Planning: Interview with a Marketing Analytics Vendor

Marketri

In this next installment of our blog series, we asked Chris Sietsema, a Digital Marketing Consultant and Owner of Teach To Fish Digital, to give us some insight into his experience with SEO and Marketing Analytics.

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VEST Report: Analytics Tops List of Upgraded Marketing Automation Features

Customer Experience Matrix

I finished the latest release of the B2B Marketing Automation Vendor Selection Tool (VEST) yesterday, which is always a great relief. In fact, if you count lead scoring and content testing as part of analytics, seven of the dozen items fell into that category.

Top B2B Website Metrics to Monitor Using Google Analytics

Hinge Marketing

I recommend keeping track of six metrics that, together, begin to paint a better picture for those evaluating the overall performance of their B2B website. Therefore, B2B firms should aim for at least a 2.00 SEE ALSO: Understanding Google Analytics: 5 Basic Questions Answered.

How to Answer 11 Common Marketing Questions Using Analytics

Hubspot

To save you some time, we've put together a list of common marketing questions that you can answer with your analytics alongside tips on how to arrive at the answers you've been searching for. How to Get the Answers to These 11 Common Marketing Questions Using Analytics.

CMOs to Increase Marketing Analytics Budget by 66% Over Next 3 Years

Modern Marketing

Their most recent release included the statistic that CMOs plan to increase their spending on Marketing Analytics by 66% over the course of the next 3 years. Part of the answer may be in the B2C and B2B breakdown. Are B2B marketers less comfortable using analytics for whatever reason?

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6 Ways B2B Marketers Are Falling Short Today

Digital B2B Marketing

As I came back from the B2B Marketing Innovation Summit, put on by Demandbase, I couldn’t shake the feeling that we aren’t doing enough. But they are places many B2B marketers, including myself, should be doing so much more.

We need a chief marketing analytics officer

Chris Koch

There’s lots of talk out there these days about the need for a technology guru within the B2B marketing department. We need to connect the analytical dots. We need to use analytics to quantify and manage how fast we move prospects through the buying process and to increase loyalty and trust after they’ve bought from us. I’d rather see a chief marketing analytics officer than a chief technologist.

3 Google Analytics Custom Reports to Measure the Impact of Your SEO Efforts

KoMarketing Associates

The typical B2B organization has many unique web pages and content assets. In this post, I will walk you through three of my favorite custom reports in Google Analytics that add value to reporting and testing. Below are three of my favorite uses for custom reports in Google Analytics.

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4 Marketing Analytics That Matter for Driving Higher Revenue

Modern B2B Marketing

Here are four marketing analytics for demonstrating marketing’s ability to drive revenue: Flow: Where are prospects connecting with your marketing programs? Marketing Metrics b2b

A 101 in Marketing Analytics

Modern Marketing

by Anna Glushkovsky | Tweet this Do you shy away from analytics? If you know these analytics and can get started in benchmarking, you’ll be ready to take on the world. A 101 in Marketing Analytics is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing.

[Infographic] What 100 B2B CMOs Have to Say About Predictive Analytics

Radius

We’re not sure if even we could have predicted the massive momentum of predictive analytics that has happened in the past few years. Since 2009, when Radius was founded and when the term “predictive analytics” began to gain traction in business and technology circles, what began as a topic of experts or an ambiguous idea lost in the macro concept of data is now a mainstream topic and has become a standard layer in the modern marketing technology stack. B2B Marketing

3 Forces Shaping The Future Of B2B Marketing

Tony Zambito

How do we use data analytics and intelligence to be responsive to shifting buyer behaviors? Where insights are involved and embedded into planning, engagement, and analytics. Illustration by Gregor Cresnar.

Where does Google+ fit into your B2B Marketing plans? [infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This handy guide will show you exactly why Google Plus is such a useful tool for businesses and B2B marketing. Have you made Google Plus a part of your marketing strategy yet? If not, you could be missing out on a great opportunity to grow your audience.

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How Predictive Analytics Impacts Your Account-Based Marketing Strategy

Infer

Sean Zinsmeister recently joined John Carbary from the B2B Growth Show , which is a podcast series dedicated to helping B2B sales executives achieve explosive growth.

Marketing Analytics: 3 steps to help Sales and Marketing improve productivity

B2B Lead Generation Blog

Tweet According to MarketingSherpa’s just-released 2013 Analytics Benchmark Report , only 37% of respondents said they routinely used analytics for their marketing planning. Universal Lead Definition: Why 61% of B2B marketers are wasting resources and how they can stop.

Mick Hollison, InsideSales.com CMO: How To Accelerate Sales Using Marketing Analytics [Podcast]

Crimson Marketing

Not only have buyers in B2B markets often been led up to 70% through the sales funnel by marketing before they ever speak to a sales person, but now sales people are also engaging in social media and marketing analytics technologies that are normally the domain of marketing.

Challenges To Inbound Campaign Analytics In B2B Environments – Search to Revenue™

Captora

One could easily define and use any query string parameter/value pair, but using the 5 “standard” ones listed below is convenient since this is also what Google Analytics tracking uses. This post was written by Kevin Joyce, VP Revenue Marketing Strategy at The Pedowitz Group.

18 (of the) Best Web Analytics Guides of 2011

Webbiquity

” How To Track Mobile Visitors In Google Analytics by Local SEO Guide. Andrew Shotland concisely explains how to use Advanced Segments in Google Analytics (GA) to separately track mobile visitor behavior on your website—or even create specific segments by device (e.g.,