10 Ways to Use Social Networks for B2B Marketing
DECEMBER 13, 2011
Social networks are essential for expanding your web presence —not only for creating social signals now a key component in search engine rankings, which makes your website and blog easier to find in search, but also by giving you more places to be found online. Creating your profile on each of the major social networks is a first step, but just that. As with most things in life, you’ll get out of social networks what you put into them.
Remember to market to your own influencer network
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Instantly access your network and communications anywhere. Here are some blog posts I have written on the subject over the last couple weeks: Earned media blogger outreach is alive and well! The post Remember to market to your own influencer network appeared first on Biznology.
6 Engagement Marketing Lessons from Successful Video Bloggers
Modern B2B Marketing
APRIL 4, 2016
Author: Elaine Ip If anyone has mastered the art of engaging an audience, it’s successful video bloggers (otherwise known as vloggers). Ron Gelok is an entrepreneur and professional network marketer who vlogs on his YouTube channel, Ron Gelok III: Empowering People to Prosper.
35 experts weigh-in: How we create influence on Facebook
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
SEPTEMBER 30, 2012
So I asked a few of my friends … What do you think it takes to become powerful on Facebook? Facebook forces companies and people to compete for attention pixel-by-pixel. To create real influence on Facebook, community managers need to be present when the fans are ready to talk.
Top Four Ways to Convert Social Networkers into Customers
MAY 7, 2012
So you have thousands of followers on Twitter, hundreds of Facebook “Likes,” and millions of views on your YouTube channel. What’s the secret to turning all your social networkers into cash-buying customers you ask? The biggest mistake is when companies set up these beautiful Facebook timelines or Pinterest pages and they don’t ask for any feedback,” Walters said. “It’s So how do you engage social networkers into a positive customer experience to earn cold hard cash?
25 Awesome B2B Blogging Tips
MAY 2, 2012
Why are so many B2B businesses, from the providers of a credit card processing service to the makers of GPS for vehicle tracking, blogging today? Below, here are 25 quick ideas for making your B2B blog succeed! Teamwork & Networking.
10 Steps to Creating a Network of Guest Bloggers
Social Media B2B
JULY 19, 2012
Anyone running a B2B blog is always on the lookout for guest bloggers from outside their own organization. They provide much-needed interesting content, they offer support by sharing links with their networks and they widen the pool of expertise on offer to your readers.
79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012
AUGUST 18, 2012
Wondering which social network is most effective at generating b2b leads? What the best day of the week is for Facebook posting? Social Media / Social Networking. B2b marketers believe social media is critical to organic search success. Social Media B2B ).
83 Exceptional Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014
APRIL 14, 2014
So before it gets replaced by the next trendy buzzwordy term, here’s some marketing-related big data for you: 83 valuable facts, stats, and research findings covering strategy, social media, SEO, online advertising, email marketing, content, blogging, social networking, video and more.
4 Tips for B2B Marketing on Facebook
DECEMBER 23, 2010
Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Business Mobile 2.0 Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! A couple of months ago, we talked about ways to engage your fan base on Facebook.
25 Awesome LinkedIn Tips for B2B
MAY 22, 2012
Shanna Mallon of Straight North, a leader among Chicago Web design agencies , has shared 25 Awesome B2B Blogging Tips and 25 Awesome Twitter Tips. How can you make the most of LinkedIn for your B2B company? What ways have you used LinkedIn to boost your B2B? B2B Blogger
B2B Social Media FAQ: How Much Should We Budget?
APRIL 16, 2012
Setting up a presence on all of the popular social networks – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ — requires minimal fees, if any. Scouring the social networks for mentions of your company and products. Social network maintenance.
Why Product Launch Plans Need to Include Social Networking
B2B Marketing Traction
MAY 3, 2011
It takes time to establish a following, a rapport with your connections, and credibility on social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and even LinkedIn. b2b marketing social media technologyTweet.
What Were The Most Effective B2B Marketing Tactics of 2015?
DECEMBER 14, 2015
Even though many B2B marketers are already looking ahead to 2016, it’s may be worth recognizing the accomplishments of the past year. Because a component of your B2B marketing strategy certainly needs to focus on leveraging the experience gained executing tactics and campaigns that worked well. In an effort to shed light on how marketers tackled challenges and made strides in 2015, we spoke to a group of industry leaders across the B2B marketing space.
5 Underutilized LinkedIn Features B2B Marketers May Be Missing Out On
JUNE 2, 2015
LinkedIn has been found to be the most effective social media lead generator for B2B marketers, with 60-80% of those surveyed (depending on the study) stating that they have gotten real leads from the platform. Make Yourself a Blogger.
Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers
JUNE 30, 2009
Website Grader Badge Connect with Us HubSpot on Facebook HubSpot on Twitter InboundMarketers LinkedIn Group ProMarketers Facebook Group Subscribe to Blog RSS Want to share your Inbound Marketing advice with the community? That was the voice of many of my bloggers at one time or another.
Why Social Media Matters for B2B Vendors
MARCH 28, 2011
Coke, Starbucks and Disney are among the top brands on Facebook , with millions of fans. B2B marketing executives, however, tend to be a bit more skeptical. Still, social media is rapidly becoming an essential component of the b2b marketing mix.
Is It Time To Stop With The Social Networking “Addiction” label.
JULY 2, 2010
About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter Is It Time To Stop With The “Social Networking Addiction” label?
10 Epic Shifts that are Re-Writing the Rules of Marketing
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
FEBRUARY 20, 2017
I first posted this list on Facebook and it provoked some interesting comments. is less important now as powerful media gatekeepers re-assemble in the form of Facebook (they determine what we see), Google (they determine what we find), and Amazon/Apple (they determine how it is distributed).
How B2B Marketers Can Succeed on the 6 Big Social Networks
MAY 10, 2012
But many B2B marketers, while noting the importance of social media, have still struggled to find their footing in the social media marketing game. Alright, you probably haven't gotten that desperate, but MarketingProfs did shed some light on the issue earlier this week in its post about going B2B on social sites , and I think the topic deserves some serious attention. LinkedIn for B2B Marketers. That's because it's a social network made specifically for professionals!
Interesting Infographics: The Go-To Guide For The Best B2B Marketing Blogs
DECEMBER 13, 2013
As a B2B leader and marketer, I am certain you are aware of the importance (and impact) of continuous learning. DNN has broken down key marketing blogs in their infographic, “Top 10 Blogs Every B2B Marketer Should Read.”
Tapping Social Networks for Business: Interview with @ClaraShih.
NOVEMBER 9, 2010
After all, Shih created Faceconnector , an application that pulls Facebook profile information into Salesforce.com’s CRM application. She also wrote The Facebook Era , which is chock full of insights on how to use social networks for business purposes.
87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012
OCTOBER 16, 2012
30% of the world’s entire population is now online, and social networking is the most popular and time consuming online activity—with users spending more than one fifth (22%) of their time engaging on social media channels. Social networks and blogs In the U.S Facebook Stats.
Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
How are consumers and b2b decision makers using social media in their buying processes? How do the audiences differ across various social networks? Social media networks and blogs consume nearly 25% of people’s time online. Are Twitter Followers Better Than Facebook Fans?
73 Experts Reveal B2B Marketing Trends to Leverage in 2017
DECEMBER 14, 2016
As 2016 draws to a close, it's time to look forward and see what B2B marketing trends will shape the road into 2017. The B2B industry is constantly shifting, and is projected to grow at an annual compounded growth rate of 12.9%. B2B buyers are people too, just like you.
Marketing and Peanut Butter Cups: Advice From Facebook Employee #30
MARCH 24, 2014
The first thing you’ll probably read about Noah Kagan is that he missed out on $100 million when he got fired from Facebook. As you can imagine, getting fired from Facebook early on sparked an endless slew of “Why?” ” for Noah from his network.
The Two Core Elements of B2B Social Media Marketing Success
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
Of course, in the B2B realm, your content should be targeted at addressing a specific question or concern of a specific type of buyer at a specific stage of the buying cycle (e.g. Build a network of influencers. Identify the top blogs in any segment using AllTop , then note who those bloggers include in their blogrolls. “Like” their Facebook pages.
7 Hot Trends In B2B Marketing Analytics | B2Bbloggers.com - B2B.
OCTOBER 7, 2010
In order to stay up to date with frequent changes and plan your marketing strategy accordingly, you should utilize B2B marketing analytics. Measuring outcomes – For B2B marketers, it’s all about measuring outcome metrics. B2Bbloggers.com is an online magazine for B2B marketers.
14 B2B Blogging Best Practices from Creation to Promotion
JANUARY 16, 2014
Blogging has emerged and remains a critical component of B2B content marketing strategies across all industries. Blogging is an effective way for B2B brands to interact with peers, colleagues, or prospects on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis, driving leads and generating brand awareness. .
Practical B2B Blog Strategy | B2Bbloggers.com - B2B Social Media.
AUGUST 4, 2010
But at the end of the day success in the B2B sphere isn’t about conversations and engagement: it’s about sales. Especially when studies suggest that the overwhelming majority of visitors to a B2B blog are first timers. So What’s the Best Approach for B2B blog success?
32 B2B Marketers to Add to Your Google Plus Circles
AUGUST 19, 2013
Building a network in Google+ could be the next critical tactic when it relates to B2B search engine optimization and broader social media initiatives. SEO impact aside, recent statistics indicate Google Plus is on pace to overtake Facebook (the current leader) in social shares by 2016.
Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’
OCTOBER 1, 2010
Since then, we’ve discussed a vision of how corporate websites and social networks would integrate ( roadmap: see these 8 stages of integration ) and today, the tools and technologies are finally here to make that happen. How about in the B2B space?
How to use social media for B2B
MARCH 19, 2010
I’d like to create a guide for how to use social media in B2B that does not involve talking about the specific tools—as least not in the top line. For example, the number of RSS subscribers bloggers have, the number of comments to the blog post, the number of page views, etc.
Setting Relationship Goals for B2B Social Media
Social Media B2B
JUNE 6, 2011
While much of B2B marketing and sales is about developing relationships, many of the social media metrics tracked are number of followers, connections, comments, clicks and retweets. Blogger Outreach. So many communications pros miss the point of blogger outreach. Blasting out emails with press releases attached is not blogger outreach. Start by making a list of bloggers that cover your industry, including those connected to trade publications.
24 of the Best Google+ Guides, Tips, Rants and Raves of 2012
DECEMBER 12, 2012
Will Google+ be a “Facebook killer” or just Google’s next failed social network? It’s certainly gaining traction, with over 500 million users now on board, already half of Facebook’s total. by B2B Digital Marketing.
Why Niche Social Networks Like Empire Avenue Matter to Social Media Marketers
AUGUST 16, 2011
Social media websites are filled with communities and large numbers of people, and most businesses decide to strategically market to the largest websites that exist: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. A good example is Ravelry, a social network for knitters.
10 Google+ Power Tips for B2B Social Media
Social Media B2B
OCTOBER 17, 2012
Another social network was not what they needed, but it is part of Google and worth checking out. Google+ for the Rest of Us to show everyone how to build a network and community on Google+ (This book was provided by the publisher for my review).