Nine Valuable Varieties of Online Business Tools

Webbiquity

Fortunately, as with marketing and analytics and other sales & marketing tools, there are a wide variety of platforms, apps, and extensions to help business professionals in almost any role do their jobs more effectively and efficiently. File Sharing Tools. Project Management Tools.

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Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity

Here are seven categories of tools that will help companies optimize social media marketing efforts as well as assisting with employee advocacy, customer services, and other business functions. Social Media Monitoring Tools. Social Media Management Tools. Google+ Marketing Tools.

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity

Curation can take a variety of forms: Weekly “best of” compilations (example: V3*Broadsuite blog ). The 20+ tools showcased here enable you to automatically find, source, search, store, organize, annotate, and/or share content from a wide range of publishers and social sources.

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. Making LinkedIn Work for You by NoddlePlace.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

marketing tools is expanding, tying together. data from disparate tools for analysis remains a. to allocate limited funds across spending types (campaigns, people, tools) and tactics. and tools to accurately assess and report on. blogging, syndication) and paid channels.

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity

While Facebook is far and away the largest social network, when it comes to driving B2B website traffic and brand visibility, Twitter and LinkedIn are tops. Twitter’s key strength is in driving traffic to informative online content including news and blogs. (It’s

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity

Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. The analytics tools built into social networks provide a bit more detail, though only within their own platforms. These tools can help you find out.

Are LinkedIn Groups experiencing a crisis?

Biznology

After all of the changes LinkedIn has made to groups, it’s no wonder LinkedIn users and social selling experts are questioning the value of LinkedIn groups for sales and marketing programs. What happened to LinkedIn groups? Are LinkedIn groups still worth your time?

Feed Your Blog Automatically to LinkedIn & Twitter

Writing on the Web

How do you get your blog posts to feed into your LinkedIn profile and Twitter automatically? This is the 2nd part of her post Connect Your Blog to Facebook. For LinkedIn you have a couple of options as well. Blog this on Blogger. Share this 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?

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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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity

No one has time to put every one of those tools through its paces. In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps.

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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?

The Eight Best Social CRM Tools

Webbiquity

” Here are eight of the best social CRM tools for capturing and scoring leads, facilitating prospect and customer social media engagement, and managing sales processes, customer relationships, and marketing programs. ” — B2B PR Sense Blog. B2B PR Sense Blog.

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Why LinkedIn Is Now Such a Powerful Content Marketing Tool

ScribbleLive

In September, Andreessen Horowitz partner Benedict Evans published a Google Analytics chart of his blog traffic spanning back to 2010 when he launched it. And then there’s LinkedIn. LinkedIn members are primed for reading business-related content.

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity

While social media marketing is optimized through the use of social media monitoring and management tools, social campaigns are most effectively built and managed through the types of tools in this post. Optimizely is a neat tool for this.” — RazorSocial. Ad Monitoring Tools.

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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.

How to Publish Your B2B Content on LinkedIn

B2B PR Sense

LinkedIn has made this easier than ever. LinkedIn Publishing puts you in the driver’s seat of your content, and allows entrepreneurs of every shape and size to access a larger audience. Without the right knowledge, LinkedIn becomes just another time-sucking social network.

Three Web Analytics Tools Worth a Close Look

Webbiquity

Google Analytics (GA) is the baseline in website traffic monitoring tools. Fortunately, there’s an expanding ecosystem of tools that supplement GA to give digital marketers much richer, actionable insights into what’s happening online.

The 17 Best Photo Editing Tools

Webbiquity

Blog posts and articles with images get 94% more views than those without, according to Jeff Bullas. Unique aspects, such as glittery text and object animations and distortion tools work well. Showcase reviews: Likeable Media, RazorSocial, StoreYa Blog, TNW News. StoreYa Blog.

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Three Lean Tools to Try With Your Marketing Team

Webbiquity

This process is one of the cornerstone outcomes of utilizing lean tools in your marketing campaign. Instead, there are a number of Lean tools that can be implemented within your marketing department to help achieve your outcomes by working smarter and setting limits.

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28 (of the) Best LinkedIn Marketing Guides of 2014

Webbiquity

As noted in several of the posts highlighted below, LinkedIn is no longer just a hangout for job-seeking professionals, who largely abandon it in between job searches. What type of content works best on LinkedIn? How can you make the most of LinkedIn groups?

The Eight Best Online Tools for Sales Professionals

Webbiquity

The eight tools here deliver a range of functionality such as email automation, automatic email and call logging, workflow scheduling, lead qualification, sales enablement, and personalized direct mail. Sales Tools. An email automation tool specifically for sales professionals.

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The 28 Best Influencer Marketing Tools

Webbiquity

Influencer marketing tools can help marketers identify the most relevant and engaging bloggers, journalists, and media outlets in their specific industry segments; reach out to them more effectively; automate low-level, repetitive tasks; and track and monitor results. B2B PR Sense Blog.

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The 28 Best Miscellaneous Online Tools for Marketers

Webbiquity

Welcome to the 47 th , and final (for now at least) post in the Best Online Business Tools series. Hopefully you’ve found the posts helpful and have perhaps even implemented some of the tools covered. Blog Commenting. Password Tools. And the beauty in this tool?

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LinkedIn is Bringing Hashtags Back - Leveraging the New Tool to Increase Awareness

Marketing Envy

After a while of hearing rumors about LinkedIn’s plan to focus on content, the day has finally arrived! But before you run to check it out, remember that us marketers have a history of abusing very useful tools; let’s try to treat this one differently. LinkedIn explains , “The topics are selected based on data on and off LinkedIn". But it's the on-platform conversations that are of most relevance and value in a LinkedIn marketing context.

5 Easy Tools for Social Selling Success

Webbiquity

A big reason for this is a lack of organizational tools. And then, one day, a host of tools were released that made it SO MUCH EASIER. 5 Easy Tools for Social Selling Success. It scans whatever networks you connect it to (LinkedIn, email, Twitter, etc.),

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Make your life easier with social media marketing tools and apps

Biznology

Take a look at our list of 10 innovative social media marketing apps and tools that will be great for organizing your business goals in the new year. Fontjoy : First on our list is this website that is actually a tool. Character Count Online : This is another website tool that helps social media marketers in several ways. Character Count Online is a free tool and will help you reach word counts and make sure that you haven’t used your keywords too often or not enough.

Taking LinkedIn to New Heights With Updated Tools

Modern B2B Marketing

LinkedIn has always been the social network for business connections and, as such, has maintained a more professional facade of social networking. Since the 3rd quarter of 2016, LinkedIn has added over 60 million members. Native videos were added to LinkedIn in the summer of 2017.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity

LinkedIn is firmly ensconced among the “big 3″ social networks for marketing and business purposes, and though its base of 80 million members is far smaller than the 600 million users of Facebook, its impact in B2B marketing is larger. How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile.

The 24 Best Online Writing Tools and Apps

Webbiquity

Fortunately, while not everyone can be a great writer, almost anyone can be a better writer by utilizing helpful (and mostly free) online tools. Here are two dozen tools to assist with everything from improving grammar and avoiding cliches to writing better headlines and more readable text.

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. These often get thousands of views and also allow for embedding in blog posts.

The 12 Best Special-Purpose Business Software Tools

Webbiquity

Most of the posts so far in this series on the best online business tools have addressed marketing functions. But there’s virtually no business process, no matter how narrow, that can’t be improved by technology—as demonstrated by the tools here. ” — StoreYa Blog.

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. Click here to read the post on the Biznology.com blog. He hasn’t blogged since March 14.

B2B Paid Content Distribution: Facebook vs. LinkedIn

Contently

We only want to use LinkedIn.” I get the instinct to assume LinkedIn is the only worthwhile place to pay for content distribution if you’re a B2B company. LinkedIn has incredible ad targeting for B2B brands. On LinkedIn, it’s pretty much required.

LinkedIn is Bringing Hashtags Back - Leveraging the New Tool to Increase Awareness

Marketing Envy

After a while of hearing rumors about LinkedIn’s plan to focus on content, the day has finally arrived! But before you run to check it out, remember that us marketers have a history of abusing very useful tools; let’s try to treat this one differently. LinkedIn explains , “The topics are selected based on data on and off LinkedIn". But it's the on-platform conversations that are of most relevance and value in a LinkedIn marketing context.

3 Top Social Automation Tools

Biznology

HootSuite is a combination of a number of useful social media management tools, including social media marketing automation, cross-posting toolks, social media response and tracking, and collaboration. Of course, needless to say, Twitter , Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Foursquare profiles.

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20 Content Marketing Tools to Rely on From Start to Finish

KoMarketing Associates

Thankfully, there are many online marketing tools available that can help to save time and bring strategies to the next level. Tools for Topic Generation. Nearly 3 million blog posts are created every day. Tools for Writing. Tools for Editing.

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B2B Social Media Basics: LinkedIn 101

Launch Marketing

We’ve shared why your B2B company should be on social media and how to use Twitter in previous blog posts. Why Use LinkedIn Groups? Engaging in LinkedIn Groups. industry news, blog posts, white papers, etc.) blog Interactive/Online social media

4 Timesaving Tools Even the Busiest LinkedIn Networker Will Love

Marketri

LinkedIn is more than just Facebook in a business suit. Perhaps most importantly, LinkedIn allows for easy touches that build business and relationships. Still, many professionals are not using LinkedIn to build meaningful relationships that could become the lifeblood of new business.

How to Use LinkedIn to Generate Leads

B2B Lead Generation

Tweet You need to rethink the way you use LinkedIn. Without some of us even noticing, LinkedIn developed into a useful publishing platform and lead generation tool for marketers and sales people looking to build relationships with prospects. After using LinkedIn to build my own discussion groups, I’ve discovered that using LinkedIn as a lead generator can be a pretty simple process — if you’re willing to invest a little time sharing your expertise and thought leadership.

Make your tweets beautiful with the help of the Twitter Cards Validator Tool

Biznology

Last week I showed you how to tame the Facebook dragon in The Facebook Sharing Debugger Is An Essential Content Marketing Tool. blog so I’ll tell you how it goes. I installed it as well so I am hoping that I didn’t just blow up my poor little, barely used, rnnr blog.

Top tools to keep your contacts in order. in theory

Biznology

I use this tool as often as they send me email reminders and the contact DB grooming does work via desktop and mobile phone. LinkedIn. LinkedIn is an island. It’s not playing nice with any other tools. LinkedIn’s being a dick. This tool really sucks.

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