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

How to find your best B2B prospects

Biznology

Lead generation is a major preoccupation of the typical B2B marketing department. Indeed, most B2B marketers report that leads—with an emphasis on quality leads—are their primary goal. So, let’s review the top prospecting tools and techniques that are working for B2B marketers today.

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

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.

Paradigm of Strategic Value-Based Discounting for the B2B Industry

Discounting for the B2B Industry WWW.MARKETJOY.COM Contact: +1 484-302-0110. companies within B2B industries offer discounts, but are they discounting for the right reasons? within B2B sales have become so common. business-to-business (B2B) industry. in the B2B Industry?

Top Trends in B2B Marketing

Biznology

Our latest webinar interview is about B2B marketing with expert Ruth Stevens. Ruth gave tips on what to do about recent changes in B2B buying behavior. This free 30-minute Biznology® discussion will bring you up to date in what’s new and exciting in B2B marketing today.

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6 B2B Facebook Profile Hacks

Marketing Insider Group

Because of this, it’s a perfect channel for business, even B2B businesses. […]. The post 6 B2B Facebook Profile Hacks appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. The whole world knows what Facebook is.

How to Best Leverage B2B Intent Data

The Point

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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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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Watch Your Tone! The Ultimate Guide to Developing Your Company’s Tone of Voice

Doug Kessler is co-founder and creative director at Velocity Partners, a B2B content marketing. 5 FOREWORD Here’s my hopeful prediction for the future of B2B marketing, which I. first made in the fall of 2014: I look forward to B2B firms prospering. WATCH YOUR TONE!

9 Easy Ways to Get More Leads from Your B2B Blog

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Here are 9 easy ways to get more leads from your B2B blog. B2B Marketing Content Marketing Lead Generation B2B b2b blog lead generation leadsSubscribers and shares are great, but let's dig into how you can grab more leads from your blog right now.

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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

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 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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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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eBook: The 9 Ingredients Your Need to Create Better Content

creating better B2B content. creating great B2B content? The 9 Ingredients. You Need to Create. Better Content It isn’t easy. In fact, producing great content that stands. out and helps meet your business objectives takes a. lot of work. Fortunately, there are some best practices.

B2B advertising from the past

Sales Lead Insights

I always find it interesting to take a look at the work done by our predecessors in B2B marketing. The post B2B advertising from the past appeared first on Sales Lead Insights. B2B Lead Generation

Should Your B2B Company Be On Instagram?

KoMarketing Associates

When most B2B marketers think of Instagram, they may think of teenagers or millennials who are using it to post photos about their lives and what they are into. But using Instagram in B2B marketing actually isn’t a bad idea: a 2017 Marketing Profs infographic reports that Instagram is the fastest growing platform for B2B marketers and it actually has the highest engagement rate amongst all social media platforms.

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.

Secrets to Successful B2B Webinars

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

Understanding the B2B Buying Disconnect

Cintell

Every B2B technology business wants to be focused on the customer, from marketing efforts to product innovation. The 2018 B2B Buying Disconnect Report highlights the difference between how B2B technology buyers and vendors view the purchase process.

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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?

The Secret To Delighting B2B Customers In 30 Seconds This Holiday Season

Influitive b2b

Making your customers feel special is necessary for building stronger relationships and increasing advocacy. And that doesn’t come just from building moments of delight into your product (although that’s important).

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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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.

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 […].

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!

B2B Marketers Expect Budget Increases and More Investment in Digital

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers look ahead to the remainder of the year, those in both the B2B services and B2B product sectors expect their budgets to grow in the coming months. The CMO Survey” from Deloitte, The Fuqua School of Business at Duke, and the American Marketing Association discovered that B2B product marketers expect a 9.3 B2B services marketers foresee an 8.5 It’s a similar story for B2B services marketers; they predict that they will spend 12.5

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Writing Smarter: 5 Hacks to Elevate Your B2B Content Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

When done successfully, B2B content writing can drive some impressive business results like increased search traffic, boosted social media engagement, and more importantly, conversions. There are numerous tips and strategies that can help B2B content writers be more effective and efficient. As a B2B content marketer, your job is to reach people who are making decisions for their company rather than people who are making decisions for themselves.

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 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

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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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.

10 Powerful B2B Marketing Influencers You Need to Follow

B2B PR Sense

B2B marketing is a rich, diverse, and sometimes complex field. B2B influencer marketing is a way for you to harness that power to positively impact your brand. 20 Key Resources That Will Keep Your B2B Business on Top of the Marketing Buzz. Blog B2B Marketing

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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.

B2B Marketing Automation: Crawl, walk, run, win

Sales Lead Insights

The post B2B Marketing Automation: Crawl, walk, run, win appeared first on Sales Lead Insights. B2B marketing automation

Sorry, Your B2B Content Is TL;DR

Marketing Insider Group

The post Sorry, Your B2B Content Is TL;DR appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. We all have that friend — you know, the one who is constantly texting you their life story. If you even bother to open their message, you skim and well, mostly ignore.

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.

Report: Transparency, Communication Critical to B2B Marketers’ Customer Relationships

KoMarketing Associates

New research suggests that transparency and communication are critical components to developing successful relationships between B2B businesses and their customers. To better understand the important factors of B2B customer relationships, Gyro and the Financial Times’ Commercial Insight Group recently conducted a study called “The Business Feeling Index.” B2B Marketers and Long-term Customer Relationships. B2B firms recognize the significance of increased buyer expectations.

Rebooting your Strategic Content and Communications: A Formula for an Evolved Enterprise

Speaker: Mat Zucker, Partner, Prophet

Content is a B2B brand’s currency to demonstrate relevance and, with emerging channels and interfaces like chat and voice, it’s bringing brands closer to their customers.