Small Business Marketing Ideas & Tips for SMB Business Owners

Outbound Engine

It’s always a good time for business owners to think about the most effective small business marketing ideas. Or it could be that business seems to be stagnant. Whether you’ve been in business for 3 months or 30 years, there is always room for improvement.

Business-to-business leads

Sales Lead Insights

Follow up on longer-term business-to-business leads. B2B sales leads business-to-business leadsDon't miss three out of four sales.

Six Benefits of Business Process Automation for Your Small Business

Webbiquity

Automating business operations and processes provides several benefits, including lower costs and higher quality. And business automation is no longer just for large enterprises. Take the redundancy out of your business while improving consistency. Guest post by Kurt Webber.

Five Ways to Get Better Business Blogging Results

Webbiquity

Although business blogging is now widespread— 66% of all marketers and 75% of B2B marketers use blogs in their social media content—not all business bloggers are getting the results they’d like to see. Business bloggers are spending more time per post, as this chart shows.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

an increased focus on business results (lead gen and growth) and tactics to support that. that can help marketing professionals better target their efforts and demonstrate business results. is re-imagining and building out the next generation of business media in a way that meets the.

Nine Valuable Varieties of Online Business Tools

Webbiquity

Management consulting guru Peter Drucker famously said business enterprises have “only two basic functions: marketing and innovation.” Small Business Accounting and Finance Tools. Special-Purpose Business Software Tools. Scan documents (business cards, receipts, etc.)

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Business to Business for Small Business

Webbiquity

Small businesses account for a huge chunk of business revenue produced in our country. In fact, there are nearly seven million small businesses in America. As the drivers of employment growth, all of these businesses are vital. Big businesses market their strengths easily.

4 Business Strategies You May Be Overlooking

Marketing Insider Group

Innovation is the name of the game for businesses in 2019. The post 4 Business Strategies You May Be Overlooking appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

Six Shortcuts to Grow Your Online Business Fast

Webbiquity

In the digital economy, few things are as valued as quick and sustained business growth. Whether you sell products or services, your business needs to show continuous growth in order to attract investors, new customers and new employees. Guest post by Cassy Hathaway.

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How Marketing Automation Makes Businesses Smarter

Act-On

Today's advanced marketing automation platforms can become a company's primary engagement tool when integrated with their website, social media accounts, CRM, and a host of other applications. Marketing Automation

Lead Gen and Engagement: Find your Marketing Sweet Spot

Speaker: Dawn Colossi, CMO, FocusVision

So, we put gates up on our website, we stand in trade show booths and collect business cards, and run webinars or smaller events where we get people to sign up. How do you show value to the business? A shift is occurring for B2B Marketers.

Business-to-Business Telemarketing: Wasting Your Money?

Sales Lead Insights

The post Business-to-Business Telemarketing: Wasting Your Money? Are you dialing for dollars or wasting your money with telemarketing?

Six Useful Tips for Successfully Modernizing Your Small Business

Webbiquity

Getting a small business off the ground isn’t easy. However, there’s another way of looking at it: larger businesses are often at a disadvantage, shackled to expensive legacy systems that are too costly to modernize, while smaller, more agile businesses can stay on their toes.

Business video trends worth noting in 2018

Biznology

If you’re calculating, or recalculating, this year’s video content marketing strategy, Vidyard ’s 2017 Video in Business Benchmark Report suggests some practical business video trends worth your attention. 86% of views of business-related videos take place on desktop browsers.

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4 fears that prevent you from starting your own business

Biznology

Starting your own business sounds great until you think too long and hard and feel bogged down by all of the things that could go wrong. This is a really common fear that prevents eager business owners from leaving their day job. Starting a business is a lot of work.

Togetherness: Achieving Sales and Marketing Alignment

Speaker: Jeff Davis, Founder, jd2 Consulting Group

How to Start Using Video for Business

Webbiquity

If you haven’t looked into video creation for your business yet, this is the right time to make video a core element in your content marketing mix. Keep it short and catchy to hold the attention of busy prospects with short attention spans through the end of your video.

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4 Ways to reduce small business debt

Biznology

Are you in the process of paying down debt on your small business? Maybe you’ve had to turn to your charge cards or maybe you had to take out a business loan to fund your venture. Either way, you aren’t alone – 88 percent of small businesses carry debt.

[Updated 2018] Ultimate Small Business Marketing Guide

SendX

Growing your business is hard. Irrespective of the size or stage of your business its success finally boils down to your understanding of various levers of growth & conversion. Whether you are a professional blogger or just getting started with your SAAS software businesses.

Why every business needs a social media business audit

Biznology

While your business may be posting to social media and doing all the right things, you must regularly assess where you stand on your most important social channels. Too many brands and businesses try to “do more on social” before assessing where they are and where they want to go.

9 Award-Winning Customer Advocacy Success Stories

Best Digital Marketing Tools for Small Businesses

Marketing Insider Group

One of the most exciting aspects of the world of digital marketing is how it levels the playing field for smaller businesses and solopreneurs. The post Best Digital Marketing Tools for Small Businesses appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

The Complete Guide to Google My Business

Single Grain

Companies that are just getting started with local SEO would be hard-pressed to find something more worthwhile than creating and optimizing a Google My Business (GMB) listing. When people in your area make that search, you want to ensure that: Your business is visible.

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6 Business Growth Trends That Will Dominate 2020

Biznology

As the year nears its end with 2020 just around the corner, now is the time that business professionals start assessing which trends will help them grow their enterprises in the coming year. Here are six business trends for 2020 that are standouts.

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3 Proven Small Business Digital Marketing Tactics

Biznology

Small businesses that still aren’t using digital marketing need to understand just how important it is. Digital marketing is an essential component to ensuring your small business thrives in today’s highly competitive world and it allows you to make your mark.

Not Too Late: Last-Minute Steps towards GDPR Compliance for B2B Marketers

Speaker: Howard J. Sewell, President, Spear Marketing Group, and Anne Angele, Senior Marketing Automation Specialist, Spear Marketing Group

Survey: Delivering Business Growth is Top Objective for Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers look to achieve a wide range of objectives, new research shows that their top goal is to deliver business growth across the board. Industry News Performance Measurement business growth digital marketing marketing performance

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Rookie Business: Where to Begin?

Biznology

However, some would say that especially when it comes to business, beginnings can be tough. The climate is perfect for starting your own business, and the digital revolution allows you to expand and grow your idea for a global audience. The post Rookie Business: Where to Begin?

The Business Case for Marketing Automation

Act-On

Learn how marketing automation can improve your marketing team’s efficiency and performance and drive ROI across your organization. Marketing Automation Sales and Marketing Alignment

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Five Actionable Tips for Growing a Successful Startup Business on a Budget

Webbiquity

Thanks to the proliferation of inexpensive, simple-to-use online software for accounting , human resources , customer service , and other common business functions, it’s never been easier for smart, ambitious individuals to start their own companies. Guest post by Bill Acholla.

Best Practices for Selling to Government Agencies

selling to a customer or business and selling to. business specialist or an IT manager relevant to your product. think this sell will be good for your business, then it is worth all the time you have. source category your business falls into. Best Practices for Selling to.

10 Ways Smart Businesses Are Leveraging IoT And AI To Bolster Business Conversion In 2019

readwrite

As a business owner, you must understand that creating awareness for your brand, product or services online and converting this awareness into actual product sales or service registrations are two different things.

The Social Business Imperative

Marketing Insider Group

What is the value of a social business? These are questions that are not just being asked by marketers but by CEOs, business leaders and entrepreneurs around the world. That we truly have a social business imperative. The Social Business Imperative.

10 tips for creating effective business reports

Biznology

An efficient business report is crucial for any successful project. So, there are some useful tips one should know to prepare an outstanding business report. Typically we prepare business reports to view and summarize some data obtained in the process of work.

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Accountability: Ensuring Positive Business Outcomes

Modern Marketing

What’s the expected outcome and business impact? Facilitating quarterly reviews with Executive Sponsors and Business Process Owners to review progress, refine and re-prioritize the plan as business needs change over time.

Lead Generation Companies: How to Pick a Right One

every business had a bad experience with their. Protect yourself and your business from a. plays a critical role in just about every aspect of the business, and lead generation is no exception. impact your business bottom line negatively.

The Business Benefits of Having a Good Credit Score

Biznology

Many business people don’t give a lot of thought to how their personal credit score affect their success in business. Some of the best business credit cards offer perks and rewards that aren’t available to people with poor credit.

Has social business finally arrived?

Biznology

Based on what has been written by advocates of social business, one might have expected radical changes to have already occurred across the business landscape. It transforms business processes – Both front and back-end processes are changing.

The business of data

Biznology

Do you know what business you are in? It seems like such a straightforward question that every business person should be able to answer it without hesitation. Thus, the farming equipment business has evolved into one that provides machines that have intelligence built in.

New exponential publishing drives business growth and revenues

Biznology

In a growing range of businesses, exponential growth disruption wins. When an exponential competitor succeeds, they rapidly scale their business and transform an industry. Then they disrupt the industry’s business growth by changing the game. Lesson for leaders.

7 Cold Calling Tactics You Aren't Using but Should Be

the small businesses are on board that it‘s one of. the best ways to move their business forward. your business -to get them to agree to a meeting you’ve to. identify your business with their needs. 7 Cold Calling Tactics You.