8 Helpful Resources for Creating Beautiful Infographics

Hubspot

Not only do they make content more sharable -- 40 times as much -- but they help us retain information. But if you're restricted by budgets or time, there are some great DIY resources out there for making compelling visuals. 8 Helpful Resources for Creating Beautiful Infographics.

7 Helpful Resources Every Email Marketer Should Bookmark

Hubspot

With the state of email marketing constantly in flux these days, and with a nearly endless supply of tips and tricks floating around, separating the valuable resources from the noise can be a real challenge. Here's another great resource for finding email inspiration.

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11 Helpful Resources for Improving Your Business Skills

Hubspot

Turns out, there are a whole lot of resources, both online and offline, where you can hone your business skills, learn new strategies, and make sure you're staying on top of the ever-evolving business world. Here are 11 of the best resources out there to help you become more business-savvy.

3 Insights to Help Build Your Unified Customer Database

Customer Experience Matrix

The goal was to assess the current state of customer data unification and, more important, to start exploring management practices that help companies create the rare-but-coveted single customer view. But it’s a rich set of data so this post will highlight some other helpful insights.

9 Resources to Help You Become a Better Leader

Hubspot

If you're on that leadership development path and looking for some more materials to help you along that journey, we've got you covered. Below are some of our favorite podcasts, tools, tips, and resources to become a better leader. 9 Resources to Help You Become a Better Leader.

15 Resources To Help Improve Your Personal Branding

Marketing Insider Group

Strong personal branding will help you sustain a solid career, develop a deeper relevant network and help you advance your agenda. This pre-cleaning and straightening up helps her get the ‘big things’ accomplished by the person she hired.

From Scratch: Four (Free) List Building Strategies

Act-On

Even if you know going in, and have pitched the notion of building a prospect list … the pressure to perform is intense from the minute you start. All seven list-building strategies require the same foundational elements: A clear understanding of your client’s buyer personas.

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Tactical Link Building Strategies For 2016

Act-On

A solid link-building strategy is a must for marketing and growing your business. What is link building? This could be a citation in a newspaper or blog post; inclusion in a list of resources, and so forth. How do I build links for my business? Create a link-building plan.

12 Tools & Resources to Help You Create Better Buyer Personas

Hubspot

Here’s a list of some of our favourite tools that will help you create better buyer personas, broken down by the different parts of the persona development process. For more information on how to use HubSpot contact records to build your personas, check out this resource.

A Resource Guide to Marketing Content Success

KoMarketing Associates

When looking for marketing content help, look for resources that tackle a specific angle—this will likely give you the most actionable advice. Insight from experts like Lee Odden, Ann Handley, and Andy Crestodina can help you figure out how to make your content stand out.

25 of the Very Best Content Marketing Resources in 2016 … So Far

Vidyard

But I ended up keeping track of the quality resources I wanted to have for easy reference (way more than 25!). While scanning through the list, I figured, why not share this list with others out there, so all our readers can benefit from this wicked compilation of resources, too?

5 Ways to Help Inside Account Executives Build Their Own Pipeline

Act-On

This specialization helps both groups stay productive and motivated. And that means your account executives need to start building their own pipeline. They are going to need your help; what are you going to do? Their time is a scarce resource that needs to be managed effectively.

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Essential LinkedIn Guides and Resources for B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

Resources like LinkedIn’s State of Sales 2017 report further support why this social media network can be so impactful for B2B marketers. This might be based on role requirements (such as the Marketing Solutions Help Center ) or simply a function of time, interests, and focus. LinkedIn Platform-Specific Resources. Here are a series of additional resources that provide quick takeaways and reference points to get B2B marketers started with LinkedIn advertising as well.

19 Excellent Guides to SEO Link Building

Webbiquity

Contrary to articles and blog posts claiming link building is dead , the reality is that it’s not—as even Google’s Matt Cutts has confirmed. Are there any “easy” ways remaining to build worthwhile links? Which link building tools and tactics still have value?

Top Link Building Techniques for B2B Companies (Infographic)

Webbiquity

Link building has played a crucial role in SEO since the early days of search. But as search ranking algorithms have gotten more sophisticated, both quantity and quality are now essential when building (or earning) links to increase the search competitiveness of a website.

14 Tools & Resources for Conducting Market Research

Hubspot

If you''re sensitive to the high costs of failure and need to gather facts and opinions to predict whether your new product, feature, or location will be successful, start by investing in market research using these tools and resources. 14 Market Research Resources.

8 Tips and a Few More Resources for Holiday Marketing

Act-On

Having seen my fair share of holiday seasons I thought it would be great to share a few marketing automation tips and resources for the holidays. Your data can help you do a few important things. This can aid in competitive research, and be especially helpful during the holidays.

Content marketing is NOT link building

Biznology

It seems that many people are confusing content marketing with link building or portraying content marketing as “the new link building”. However, this belief is misguided, as link building and content marketing are fundamentally different. Content marketing is NOT link building.

23 Expert SEO Link Building Guides and Tools

Webbiquity

What tools are most helpful in link building efforts? Find the answers to those questions and more here in almost two dozen of the best link-building guides and tool reviews of the past year. Link Building Guides, Techniques and Tips.

15 Free Resources to Discover & Learn Google Analytics (from Google)

KoMarketing Associates

To answer these and the many other questions you may have about Google Analytics, I’ve compiled a list of 15 free resources offered by Google to help you learn how to implement GA and develop data-driven marketing strategy using all the features it has to offer. The Google Digital Garage is the runner-up resource when it comes to learning Google Analytics. The team has done, and continues to do, a great job of curating Google Analytics resources from across the web.

8 Essential Resources for Competitive Analysis in B2B Online Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

Competitive analysis helps our teams understand a market, target audiences, and uncover various SEO and online marketing tactics being executed. We learn a lot by assessing a competitor’s strengths and weaknesses in keyword strategy, site architecture, content marketing, link building and social media. While much of what I wrote still remains true, the tools and resources continue to evolve and improve. What resources do you find invaluable for competitive analysis? .

How customer-hero stories help you connect better

B2B Lead Generation Blog

Despite all the time, money, resources spent on improving sales productivity, just 13% of sales people produce 87% of revenue in a typical organization according to the Sales Benchmark Index. Where we can help them be a hero? Where we can help them achieve a goal or solve a problem?

30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity

more here in 30 of the best business blogging guides and resources of the past year. 33 Ways to Get Help For Your Blog (Without Breaking the Bank) by Heidi Cohen. 10 Valuable Ideas to Help You Find Time to Blog by MyBeak Social Media.

How to Build Strong Brand Storytelling From the Inside Out

Type A Communications

Building relationships with employees is no different than with customers, and you have to aggressively make internal content production a priority, just like with external audiences. This template outlines who else helps tell the story – including your executive leadership.

10 Valuable SEO Resources: Keyword Research, Tools, and Local SEO

Webbiquity

As noted here last week , ranking highly in search requires writing great content, making smart use of Google Webmaster Tools, and building or earning high-authority backlinks.

25 of the Very Best Content Marketing Resources in 2016 … So Far

Vidyard

But I ended up keeping track of the quality resources I wanted to have for easy reference (way more than 25!). While scanning through the list, I figured, why not share this list with others out there, so all our readers can benefit from this wicked compilation of resources, too?

Learn to Code: 16 Handy Resources to Get Started

Hubspot

And to help you learn how to code (or to simply help you better understand how coding works), we've put together an exhaustive list of resources. 16 Resources for Learning How to Code. HubSpot Resource. Know of any other great resources for learning how to code?

How to Learn Social Media Marketing: 41 Resources for Beginners

Hubspot

Check out these 41 resources that will help you develop the skills needed to be effective on social media. And these podcasts will help you develop your social media expertise. This book will help you crack that code. It''s relationship-building on a massive scale.

The Real Cost of List-Building: Buy or Build Your Own?

DiscoverOrg

You need good clean, verified data, and actionable insights that help you score, rank and prioritize accounts and contacts for follow-up – especially for an effective account-based marketing (ABM) strategy. Option 1: Use Existing Resources. Whether you buy a list or create one using in-house resources, sales teams should spend their time selling – not hunting down phone numbers and guessing at different email address permutations. Building revenue.

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20 Handy B2B Lead Generation Resources

PureB2B

The Internet is chock-full of B2B lead generation resources crafted by marketing experts, business owners, and other specialists. However, not all of your online searches will yield helpful results. The article is a useful resource for business owners and marketing teams alike.

Metrics to Help You Track Brand, Demand, and Expand

Act-On

His monthly magazine, annual Poor Richard’s Almanac and various other printings all served to establish him as an authority and help grow his printing press business. It was educational, with the goal of helping farmers be more successful … the quintessential definition of content marketing.

The 7 Building Blocks of a Solid Content Marketing Plan

ScribbleLive

A solid plan ensures that you’re producing relevant content consistently, keeps your team aligned along the same goals, and helps you reliably measure success. A content calendar will help your writers produce content on a timely schedule.

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47 Tools and Resources to Build a Ridiculously Powerful Content Marketing Stack

SnapApp

Marketing technology provides new research methods, helps scale your content production, and allows you to better promote and measure your campaigns across many different channels throughout the funnel. Buzzsumo can help you answer these important questions.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity

Tools guru-ess Ann Smarty shares a dozen helpful “cheat sheets,” which “are basically infographics that can give a user a simple rundown of various features and how to use them.” ” Even more helpfully, he lists tools that will assist with each practice.

10 Ways CMOs Can Help Grow Their Companies

Modern Marketing

Whether you are in startup mode or your brand is fully established, your overall goal as a CMO is to help grow it into something bigger that solves problems for more people and provides a greater source of revenue and profitability as a return on the investment of your time and money.

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How to Learn SEO: 9 of the Best Resources to Bookmark

Hubspot

We have to know how to rank, build links, and yield traffic. Luckily, because Barby's job has involved working with SEO and its experts over the past few years, he's built a go-to arsenal of resources on the topic -- which we're eager to share.

5 tips to help you make business decisions that get results

Biznology

The owner often acts as the marketer, operations manager, and human resources manager all at the same time. This will help you recharge and give you a fresh perspective on your situation, whether you are in the midst of hiring a new employee or preparing a presentation.

Lead Nurturing: Build trust, win more deals by helping prospects – not selling them

B2B Lead Generation Blog

To help pass this test, here are three tips: Tip #1. This will help you target the right information to the right people; it will help you identify what information is most relevant to them and how they want to consume it. What resources help you respond to those challenges? (Do

31 Spectacular Web Design Guides, Techniques and Resources

Webbiquity

” List Building: The four questions every email capture page must answer by MarketingSherpa. ’ Write from the subscriber’s point of view and explain how the opt-in for your email program will help the new subscriber solve challenges and eliminate pain points.”

Presenting a Webinar? Build an Emotional Connection with Your Audience

Act-On

So why spend the time, resources, and energy to host a webinar? Usually, topics that are most successful answer common questions, explain how to do something well, or help people improve their professional or personal life.