Abandon Your Marketing Automation System!?
MARCH 22, 2009
The plan is to go back to using only Salesforce.com with some cheap add-on tools for email, form submission and data quality. However, when I started looking into Salesforce.com and the wide variety of add-ons, I was less convinced. The Salesforce.com database has some big issues (e.g. Email marketing that integrates with Salesforce.com is provided by many vendors, like VerticalResponse , Boomerang , ExactTarget , Genius , Lyris and more.
Getting More Out of Each Click with "Post-Click Marketing"
DECEMBER 8, 2008
lead automation management vendors. These services don't collect any information beyond what Google Analytics , WebTrends or other web analytics packages do. It's also fully integrated with Salesforce.com.
B2B Lead Management Market Heats Up
JULY 31, 2009
problem: 1) Web analytics – typically the stronghold of companies like Coremetrics, Omniture, and WebTrends, the analytics area bleeds over into lead management as companies go online to generate demand. Many of the marketing automation companies have added some fairly sophisticated analytics to monitor prospect’s online behavior and help marketers qualify and score them based on Web site visits, registrations, and downloads.