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.

How B2B Companies Are Using LinkedIn Marketing Ad Campaigns [Interview]

KoMarketing Associates

The “2016 LinkedIn Ads Benchmark Report” from Bizible found that most B2B software and business service companies (50 percent) consider their LinkedIn marketing strategies to be successful. How could B2B marketers improve upon their LinkedIn ad strategies (e.g.,

7 Tips for Better LinkedIn Leads

Marketing Insider Group

When it comes to generating B2B leads on social media, LinkedIn is way ahead of the competition. No other social site gathers the volume of like-minded executives, professionals, and business owners in one platform in quite the same way LinkedIn does.

19 Noteworthy Stats About Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter Marketing

Webbiquity

LinkedIn now boasts 500 million users , with half active daily. It remains possibly the best network for sharing breaking news, and is among the leading of traffic for many B2B blogs. Three LinkedIn Marketing Stats. 39% of LinkedIn users pay for monthly premium accounts.

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9 Costly Mistakes Businesses Make on LinkedIn

Marketing Insider Group

LinkedIn appeals to 41% of B2B marketers as their main social media network and is where 80% of B2B leads are generated. What’s more, about 50% of LinkedIn users are more likely to […]. The numbers are in.

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LinkedIn B2B Marketing Strategy: 5 Powerful Reasons to Why

Act-On

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

Marketing Your Business On LinkedIn

Go Beyond SEO

What can you accomplish by using LinkedIn to market your business? LinkedIn is the only social media networking site of its kind which targets business professionals. LinkedIn is comprised of building networks and connections. Marketing Your Business on LinkedIn.

Tips on how to use LinkedIn for Better Lead Generation

B2B Lead Generation

Have you ever wondered about how can you use LinkedIn for better lead generation and business. I met Susan through following her writing on her blog and her work in the LinkedIn community. Brian: What inspired you to do your work with LinkedIn?

IT Buyers Are Calling for a Change in How You Market & Sell to Them on LinkedIn

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The post IT Buyers Are Calling for a Change in How You Market & Sell to Them on LinkedIn appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing B2B B2B Marketing LinkedIn LinkedIn Marketing linkedin social selling

How to Use LinkedIn for Lead Generation

Webbiquity

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, with approximately 500 million users and more than nine million companies represented. If you want to produce business leads, LinkedIn is a must in your social media marketing strategy. But just having a presence on LinkedIn isn’t enough. This is an excellent way to let businesses on LinkedIn know what your company does without doing the blatant self-promotion that everyone hates. Guest post by Lexie Lu.

10 LinkedIn Best Practices That Will Accelerate Your Business

B2B PR Sense

LinkedIn is the secret weapon that has the power to push your B2B social media strategy into high gear -- and we have the LinkedIn best practices to help you use it to its fullest potential. Now we use LinkedIn for research, marketing, and thought leadership -- with phenomenal results. Why Use LinkedIn for Your B2B Business. LinkedIn is a powerhouse of opportunity that helps your business reach its goals. Users are very engaged on LinkedIn.

8 Powerful Tips for Going Viral on LinkedIn Pulse

Act-On

Somebody publishes a post on LinkedIn, and nearly overnight it goes viral, soliciting massive amounts of traffic, shares, and comments — and, consequently, a sharp spike in both leads and sales. LinkedIn Pulse is proving to be a valuable place to publish content, especially for B2B marketers.

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Why this LinkedIn Ad Works: 2 Key Tips for Success

The Point

For many B2B Marketers, advertising on LinkedIn is becoming a demand generation staple. And perhaps it’s because of that simplicity that very few LinkedIn ads, in my view as a dedicated ad watcher, take full advantage of the channel with either copy or imagery that are truly engaging.

Go beyond brand awareness & drive revenue with LinkedIn

Biznology

This webinar featuring LinkedIn expert Kristina Jaramillo gives LinkedIn strategies to increase your revenue and not just your connections. B2B buyers are even calling for a change in how you market to them on the #1 B2B social media network.

8 Great LinkedIn Groups for B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

It is no secret that LinkedIn is a valuable social media platform for B2B marketers. According to a recent report released by Regalix, 91 percent of respondents said that LinkedIn was the most effective channel in terms of helping them reach their target audience.

5 Best Practices for B2B Success with LinkedIn Ads

KoMarketing Associates

Finding the right audience is essential to any B2B paid advertising campaign. LinkedIn is especially appealing because it offers advertisers something unique: direct access to over 500 million business-focused individuals. In 2017, while the overall LinkedIn spend on ads grew about 10 percent , a recent survey found that 43 percent of companies still have not utilized the platform. As we start 2018, we expect more companies to take advantage of the LinkedIn ad platform.

20 Expert LinkedIn Guides

Webbiquity

LinkedIn has made dramatic changes to its platform over the past 18 months, making what was a rather plain but effective business networking tool into a content-rich, visually dynamic, more interactive professionally-focused social network. 7 Guides to Using LinkedIn for Career or Networking.

CMOs fail to go beyond brand awareness on LinkedIn

Marketing Insider Group

Recent studies show 87% of B2B sales and marketing leaders are using LinkedIn and other social media platforms, but less than 1 in 5 can clearly prove and demonstrate social media ROI. The post CMOs fail to go beyond brand awareness on LinkedIn appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

What B2B Brands Need to Know to Succeed on LinkedIn

Content Marketing Institute

“But I’m from a B2B company. My answer is always the same: “B2B customers are people too.”. On entering the office, we don’t stuff our B2C brains into the desk drawer, replacing them with pin-striped B2B versions allocated to us by HR. LinkedIn Click To Tweet. “If

New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study

Marketing Insider Group

When was the last time you looked at the quality and accuracy of your B2B persona and contact data? Getting the right content to the right people continues to be a challenge in B2B marketing and lead generation. The post New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study appeared first on the B2B Lead Blog. The post New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

What Microsoft's Acquisition Of LinkedIn Could Mean For B2B Marketers

bizible

Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn holds enormous potential for helping B2B marketers reach their audiences and improve revenue generation. Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn could mean we see sponsored ads inside Outlook. 4) Lookalike Audiences That Work For B2B.

LinkedIn for Content Marketing: What You Need to Know

Content Marketing Institute

If you are a LinkedIn member – and there are more than 500 million – you can be a content marketer on the platform. While LinkedIn is primarily a B2B social media platform, both B2B and B2C brands can benefit from publishing on it. Share it through LinkedIn Publisher.

26 Outstanding LinkedIn Tips and Tactics

Webbiquity

Indisputably the largest business-oriented social network, LinkedIn has emerged as a crucial site for professional networking, B2B marketing, hiring and job seeking. How can individuals use LinkedIn most effectively, whether for personal branding, job seeking or networking?

30 LinkedIn Sales Triggers

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GerryMoran.png"> GerryMoran.png" alt="30 LinkedIn Social Selling Triggers" width="729" height="550" />. Social networks, like LinkedIn, are the # 1 influencer in the final stage of the purchase process. 30 LinkedIn Sales Triggers To Help You Achieve Social Selling Success.

5 Killer Tips for Creating LinkedIn Posts that Hook Readers

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Use these killer tips for creating LinkedIn content that hooks and converts readers. B2B Marketing Content Marketing Social Media Marketing

Essential LinkedIn Guides and Resources for B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

LinkedIn recently launched it’s second annual “ State of Sales 2017 ” report. And as detailed in coverage from Martech Today, perhaps one of the more ironic discoveries was in how sales technology adoption “ allows B2B buyers to turn the tables on B2B sellers.” Reporting findings indicated that as many as 64 percent of B2B decision makers said they wouldn’t engage with a salesperson if the communication was not personalized. LinkedIn Groups.

How most Social Media experts are wrong about LinkedIn

Biznology

I’ve read from many social media experts (including Jay Baer ) that you should take a scattershot approach to LinkedIn. By providing very specific, relevant content, our client is getting these leaders to join their exclusive LinkedIn community.

Infographic: A Marketer’s Guide to Posting on LinkedIn

Contently

Those platforms may be the go-to places for celebrities and “sexy” B2C brands—if Denny’s is ever going to be sexy, this is it—but when it comes to B2B marketing, LinkedIn has them beat. The visitor-to-lead conversion rate on LinkedIn is 2.74

New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study

B2B Lead Generation

When was the last time you looked at the quality and accuracy of your B2B persona and contact data? Getting the right content to the right people continues to be a challenge in B2B marketing. Starting in the fall of 2014, Salesforce started to analyze more than 15 million data points, spanning a four-year period, from two of the largest B2B databases: Data.com and LinkedIn. I wanted to talk with Mat and bring this vital information to B2B marketers.

IT buyers are calling for a change in how you market & sell to them on LinkedIn

Biznology

According to LinkedIn ‘s report “The Social Bridge to the IT Committee,” B2B buyers seek insights and conversations with vendors on social media. So IT buyers are willing to reveal themselves and engage with B2B sales and marketing leaders on LinkedIn.

Now is the time to fix your LinkedIn profile—here’s why

Biznology

Have you been meaning to update your LinkedIn profile and just haven’t gotten around to it? He hasn’t bothered to update his LinkedIn profile since he joined the firm. When potential new clients check him out on LinkedIn (as 59.9% Her LinkedIn profile is incomplete.

Why Your Employees’ LinkedIn Profiles Should Be Part of Your B2B Marketing Strategy

KoMarketing Associates

We’ve covered the benefits of using LinkedIn for B2B marketing before, but many companies fail to see the benefits of helping employees with their own profiles. This is why it’s important to make sure all employees know the basics of a good LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn Pulse.

8 Examples of B2B Businesses Managing Powerful LinkedIn Pages

KoMarketing Associates

There’s no doubt that LinkedIn is one of the most effective social media lead generators for B2B marketers, offering businesses the chance to tell their brand story in a unique and meaningful way. These are two questions that you should aim to answer on your LinkedIn Company Page.

How even social media & social selling experts are getting LinkedIn wrong – Part 1

Biznology

In previous posts, I shared how CMOs at Xerox, Lithium, G2Crowd, Wiley, and XOJet are getting LinkedIn wrong as they simply focused on brand awareness, reach, and filling the funnel. Most of the posts are blatant self-promotions, even though B2B buyers are calling for more value.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity

While B2C marketers focus on Facebook, LinkedIn is consistently cited as the top social network for B2B marketing. So how can companies most successfully use LinkedIn to generate more leads and sales? What’s the best way to start and grow a LinkedIn group?

10 Examples of Highly Impactful LinkedIn Profiles

KoMarketing Associates

Last summer I wrote about the importance LinkedIn can be for executing B2B SEO link building. And the first place to start is through your LinkedIn profile. Why LinkedIn Again? Elements of a LinkedIn Profile to Consider. Involvement in Select LinkedIn Groups.

5 Underutilized LinkedIn Features B2B Marketers May Be Missing Out On

KoMarketing Associates

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. Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile With These 10 Key Elements.