27 Amazing Facts about B2B Content Marketing

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Check out these 27 amazing facts about content marketing and how they impact your marketing and your B2B business this year. Content Marketing

The Dismal State of B2B Email Creative

The Point

I review B2B email campaigns regularly in this space, and though I’m not one to be sparing in my opinions, I do try to be conscious of the type and size of company responsible for the campaign, with the thought, I suppose, that some marketers just may not know better.

How to Use the Power of Storytelling in B2B Ads

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Create greater impact in your B2B advertising with powerful storytelling strategies. B2B Marketing Content Marketing b2b ads b2b advertising b2b content marketing b2b storytelling storytelling content

B2B Marketing Trends for 2018

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Add something from each one of these eight B2B marketing trends if you want to keep up with (or ace) your competitors. Account-Based Marketing Adaptive Marketing B2B Marketing Demand & Lead Generation Marketing Strategy Personalization Social Media Marketing Video

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Secrets to Successful B2B Webinars

This best practice guide covers a variety of elements surrounding successful webinar strategy and execution

8 Key Takeaways from New Survey on B2B Content Preferences

The Point

The team at Demand Gen Report just released their 2018 Content Preferences Survey Report (free download, registration required), yielding fresh insights – and a few surprises – on the types of content today’s B2B buyers prefer, and why.

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The B2B Innovation Imperative

Fusion Marketing Partners

B2B B2B Innovation Disruptive Innovation b2b disruptive innovationIn his excellent article titled, An Open Letter to CEOs, Alex Osterwalder, co-founder of @Strategyzer, reported, “A recent McKinsey study […].

How to Best Leverage B2B Intent Data

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In a world where demand generation , and marketing in general, is more data-driven than ever, one of the hottest topics in B2B circles is intent data. How should the average B2B marketer be looking to leverage intent data in their demand generation mix?

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2018 State of B2B Content Consumption and Demand [Report]: Action-based Insights for B2B Marketers

Marketing Insider Group

Rendering a vision of what’s really taking place throughout the content universe, the 2018 State of B2B Content Consumption […]. The post 2018 State of B2B Content Consumption and Demand [Report]: Action-based Insights for B2B Marketers appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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The Sales Enablement Handbook

the B2B world, the sales cycle can be a long drawn out process - making b2b sales. The Sales Enablement. Handbook WWW.MARKETJOY.COM Contact: +1 484-302-0110.

16 B2B print advertising tips

Sales Lead Insights

Proven techniques for better B2B sales lead generation with print advertising. B2B advertising B2B marketing print advertising

The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity

Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends? This piece compiles and analyzes the predictions of more than 100 B2B marketing professionals as published in 10 highly-ranked posts over the past month (best!). ” — 2018 Trends: B2B Marketing , Edelman.

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Know Your B2B Marketing Metrics: Measure Your Way to Success

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Learn some key tips for using B2B marketing metrics to reveal how your campaigns perform, where you’re spending has the greatest impact, and how your campaigns impact the sales pipeline. B2B Marketing Reports & Analytics B2B marketing b2b marketing metrics b2b metrics marketing metrics

The B2B marketing ironies of our time

Biznology

I’ve been noticing some ironies in the world of B2B marketing lately; you know what I mean. Even Hubspot realizes that you can’t get all the B2B business you deserve using inbound marketing alone. The post The B2B marketing ironies of our time appeared first on Biznology.

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?

GDPR & Demand Generation: What Your Team Needs To Know

Speaker: David Crane, Head of Content & Thought Leadership, Integrate

Much of what we’ve seen in B2B marketing publications, martech vendor blogs and from word-of-mouth borders on fear-mongering.

How B2B Brands Can Drive More Leads This Year

Webbiquity

In survey after survey, year after year, lead generation is a top priority for B2B brands. No matter how big or small, B2B businesses can’t survive without new leads. According to CMI , 91% of B2B marketers are already using content marketing to generate leads.

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6 Ways Marketers Fall Short When Targeting B2B buyers

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With so much on the line, marketers still underestimate 6 things when targeting B2B buyers. B2B Marketing Demand & Lead Generation Lead Generation Lead Management Lead Nurturing Lead ScoringThis article outlines what those are and how to correct.

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B2B Marketing Campaign Fitness Drill

Tomorrow People

b2b promotional campaignsReady for duty or missing in action? Test your marketing mettle before you embark on the next campaign!

How to win the war of B2B marketing differentiation

Tomorrow People

B2B brands must fight to differentiate their content marketing and emerge victorious instead of playing the Game of Clones. b2b promotional campaigns

Developing a Conversational Approach

Speaker: Carlos Hidalgo, CEO & Founder of VisumCx

B2B buyers are more sophisticated than ever before, from the customers’ initial discovery, to the moment they commit to buy. B2B buyers are self-guiding their purchase journey, consuming more content along their purchase path and involving more stakeholders in the final decision.

MarketingProfs B2B Nuggets of B2B Wisdom

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This year’s MarketingProfs B2B Forum 2016 is a whirl-wind of data, inspiration, marketing advice, how-to’s and more than a little fun. Often B2B marketers think they can’t use comedy in their content, but follow the rule of three and you can.

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How Chatbots Will Transform B2B Marketing in 2018

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Consider reaching them with your B2B marketing chatbot. Adaptive Marketing AI B2B Marketing Personalization Social Media MarketingA billion people use Facebook Messenger every day.

How to Boost Your B2B Lead Generation with Content Marketing

B2B PR Sense

But even before someone notices your offer, there's a lot you can do to prime the wheels of the B2B lead generation machine -- and content marketing plays a big part! The Relationship Between Lead Gen and B2B Content Marketing. How to Generate More B2B Leads with 6 Easy Strategies.

B2B is Dead – Long Live B2P

DiscoverOrg

B2B vs B2C vs B2P. The terms B2C (business-to-consumer) and B2B (business-to-business) are essential, elementary for a person beginning the journey into the professional world. B2B sales and marketing – stuck in a cage. B2B branding falls short.

2018 B2B Marketing Mix Report

B2B marketers like you contributed their insights to Sagefrog’s annual B2B Marketing Mix Report, a valuable asset in planning your marketing strategy for the year ahead

Shifts in B2B Buyer Behavior Support New Priorities for Demand Gen Content

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Demand Gen Report has published the results of this year’s “B2B Buyer’s Survey,” and the trends identified merit close attention for those marketers involved in B2B demand generation and content development.

LinkedIn B2B Marketing Strategy: 5 Powerful Reasons to Why

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Learn how a LinkedIn B2B Marketing Strategy can supercharge your marketing and generate more leads and deliver a positive impact to the bottom line. B2B Marketing Social Media Marketing

How to Use LinkedIn in Your B2B Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Social media marketing is a core part of B2B content marketing. By far, it’s LinkedIn for B2B content marketing. LinkedIn has built up a reputation as ‘the’ social media site for B2B.

What Are Experts Prioritizing in 2018 B2B Marketing Budgets?

KoMarketing Associates

Instead of planning for 2018 when you’re already starting it in January, the most prepared B2B marketers already have priorities identified and plans for execution come January 1. We reached out to B2B marketers across different industries and asked them the following question: What are B2B marketers prioritizing in their 2018 budget? It’s clear advances in cloud data and data visualization is quickly becoming invaluable to B2B marketers.

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Top 20 B2B Marketing Charts of 2017

Discover critical data and insights with MarketingCharts' most popular B2B marketing charts of 2017. This deck covers both the buyer’s and seller’s perspective across topics such as lead generation, vendor relationships, and content marketing

Six powerful B2B marketing tactics you may be missing

Biznology

There are so many great new techniques in B2B marketing today, it’s hard to keep up. A technique unavailable to consumer marketers, this one’s extremely valuable for B2B. In B2B, it’s about quality, not quantity.

Deepening B2B customer relationships with “the funnel beyond the funnel”

Biznology

I’ve long observed that B2B marketers focus too much on lead generation, and not enough on current customer expansion and retention, which is, after all, where the bulk of profits lie. When asked, the typical B2B marketer will say that 80-85% of their effort goes to customer acquisition.

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Five Brand Building Tips for B2B Businesses

Webbiquity

But’s it’s also vital for businesses like Microsoft and IBM that drive a significant amount of revenue from B2B customers. Brand building for B2B businesses is a little different from that for B2C companies. Guest post by Sreeram Sreenivasan.

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The B2B Checklist for Evaluating Marketing Software

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However, with all the marketing software you have to choose from, you owe it to yourself—and your organization—to be a little selective in your B2B marketing technology choices. B2B Marketing Software Evaluation Checklist. Guest post by Ryan Gould.

Flip My Funnel - Guide To B2B Account Based Marketing

As modern B2B marketers, we have been lucky enough to witness some of the most dramatic shifts in marketing strategies and technologies

How to Prioritize Your Best B2B Leads

Marketing Insider Group

No offense, but most of your B2B leads most likely won’t convert into sales. As B2B marketers, you need to assess which of your prospects have the attributes and behaviors that […]. The post How to Prioritize Your Best B2B Leads appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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8 Tips for B2B Christmas Marketing

Onalytica B2B

After all, many of these consumer focused adverts either directly feature their brand’s products, or have a deeper message behind them; often harder for B2B brands to achieve. The post 8 Tips for B2B Christmas Marketing appeared first on onalytica.

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3 Forces Shaping The Future Of B2B Marketing

Tony Zambito

Particularly for B2B Marketing, it is important to not lose sight of what is at the focal point of marketing and sales. Illustration by Gregor Cresnar. Many executives, particularly Chief Marketing Officers, are in constant pursuit of understanding changing buyer behaviors and markets.

Why B2B Video Marketing Strategies Are Evolving in 2018

Marketing Insider Group

B2B video marketing is getting an upgrade in 2018. The post Why B2B Video Marketing Strategies Are Evolving in 2018 appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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A Content Formula for Complex B2B Organizations

Content Marketing is essential for anyone who wants continued success and growth