Top 2021 B2B Sales Conferences

Pam Didner

We’re in the swing of the 2021 conference season, and we’ve been exploring virtual and in-person sales events and conferences taking place this year. Here’s my list of top B2B sales conferences we think will be helpful to your sales learning and networking. Facebook. Twitter.

4 Ways to Use Events + Conferences to Increase Online Community Engagement

Higher Logic

It can also boost community engagement. What if you could provide your members with networking opportunities and useful information on the content discussed at your annual conference or industry event, long after it has ended? We know that it can be challenging to keep the conversation going after the party is over, so take a look at practical tips on how to use events to increase online community engagement. Design Your Community to be a Central Hub for Event Information.

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7 Tips for Engaging Your Audience with a Virtual Event Community

Higher Logic

To counter this, try adding an unexpected element: community engagement. An event community can help you create that sense of connection and engagement that you miss by not being in person. We’re sharing specific tips for using a community to create an engaging virtual event experience.

12 Examples of Thriving Communities for Online Community Builders to Learn From

Higher Logic

We’re always talking about building community and how engaged communities can have an undeniable impact on our organizations. However, sometimes the concepts behind an online community can feel a bit abstract. Aren’t communities built in person?

7 Companies Hosting Great Virtual Conferences

Hubspot

In 2020, many companies have needed to pivot to virtual conferences. More than likely, we'll continue to see a rise in virtual conferences over the coming years. Here, we've cultivated a list of seven companies hosting amazing virtual conferences. conferences

Lead Generation Without Conferences Or Trade shows

MarketJoy

As someone who regularly attended their events, you can reach out to them, and find out what their plans are to generate value for their community. They might be planning for virtual conferences, online meetups, and webinars. LEVERAGE THE CONTACTS MADE AT PREVIOUS CONFERENCES.

25 Best B2B Marketing Conferences 2020

Pam Didner

I hope this list of the best B2B marketing conferences helps you identify those that fit your business and career needs. And attending conferences is one of the key components you should add to your annual marketing activities and events. Engage Marketing Conference.

6 Takeaways from the UNSPAM 2020 Conference

Litmus

The other week, two of us from the Litmus team were lucky enough to attend UNSPAM, a conference from the team at Really Good Emails. I say lucky enough for two reasons: We were lucky enough to attend the conference right before events worldwide started getting cancelled and social distancing took a hold. While it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the current crisis, it’s more important to stay connected to your community and continue learning from and helping each other.

Online communities are the best thing about the internet

Biznology

Recently, all I hear when it comes to virtual online communities on the radio, the internet, or TV is how passionate, intimate, and persistent online communities are either: 1) bubbles within which all the denizens are echo chamber zombies or 2) they’re traps for naïfs and nerds who are one kind word away from being radicalized into violent extremism. The Meta Network in general and the Fire Conference, in particular, helped me through my 20s.

Feel the Email Community Magic at Litmus Live Week 2020

Litmus

Our Litmus Live conferences are well-loved in the email community. And yes, the email community magic will be going strong! Network and have fun with community-building events and games. email community litmus community litmus live litmus live everywhere litmus live week

How Associations Are Using Community to Support Their Members During COVID-19

Higher Logic

Over the past month, as our customers shared ideas about responding to COVID-19 in our users community, HUG, we noticed some simple but impactful ways associations are using their communities to support their members and their industries. Community Engagement is Skyrocketing.

7 Situations Where Customer Communities Improve Customer Experience

Higher Logic

When executed with proper planning and resources, a customer community can have a tangible impact on key business performance indicators, including ticket deflection, revenue generation, and customer satisfaction. According to Aberdeen Research , firms with online communities: Enjoy 5.4x

10 Actionable Content Marketing Tips: Content2Conversion Conference Recap

Oracle

This was one of many central takeaways from Demand Gen Report’s B2B Content2Conversion Conference this week at the Times Center in New York. Develop a list of your community’s social influencers, find authors that write about relevant topics, and build relationships that enable you to create and share the right content to attract and retain customers. Infiltrate your buyers’ communities and amplify your social presence. by Amanda Batista | Tweet this Who’s down with OPC?

MTI's Story: Harnessing Community to Digitally Transform

Higher Logic

MTI adopted an online community in 2009. Before MTI adopted an online community, it was short on staff, didn’t have an AMS, and its revenue was decreasing. That’s where the value of communities came in. Why Community? Community Solves People’s Problems on a Daily Basis”.

Digital Marketing Conference Tips for 2021: SEMrushChat

SEMrush

Want to go to marketing conferences, but not sure how to choose, how to prep, and what to do when you get there? Community Tips

5 Reasons to Invest in B2B Conferences and Events

Zoominfo

There’s no way around it—industry conferences and networking events are expensive. Keep reading for our top five reasons to send your employees to a B2B conference or tradeshow this year! If you send your team to conferences and events, they’ll learn new skills and develop existing ones. Another obvious benefit of industry events is the opportunity to network with other companies, industry experts, and other notable members of your community.

Life After Jive-x: Choosing a New Home for Your Customer Community

Higher Logic

If you’re a Jive-x customer, you know Khoros has given your external community platform an official end-of-life date: December 2020. As you decide on a new platform for your customer community, I think your journey will mirror mine. Community Structures Align.

5 Tips for hosting a successful virtual conference or event

Sprout Social

With the COVID-19 pandemic limiting travel and crowded in-person gatherings, virtual conferences and events have replaced their in-person counterparts. If you’re hosting a virtual conference or event for the first time, arm yourself with these tips for a successful experience.

Pandemic UPDATE: Must-Attend B2B Marketing Conferences for the 2020 New Normal

Biznology

The conference and event business has been turned upside down, so my annual post covering the must-attend events of 2020 is due for a refresh. UK’s B2B Marketing.net brings its successful annual conference to our shores. October 4-6, Scottsdale, ANA BMA Masters of Marketing Conference.

5 Things Every Good Community Manager Does

Tomorrow People

Social media professional Sookie Shuen makes the case for community managers everywhere. So why do so few companies employ a social media community manager? At Tomorrow People , we've been developing our community management team and processes to real effect over the past 16 months. This post will tell you everything you need to know about integrating a community manager into your marketing department. First, what are the benefits of having a community manager?

Workfront LEAP 2017 Conference Wrap-up

Hive9

Our team had the chance to take part in the third-annual Workfront Leap User Conference last week in Salt Lake. The event was a great opportunity to connect with the Workfront community and discuss improving workplace collaboration and efficiency. Marketing Planning Hive9 B2B Workfront

Five Pre-Conference Sessions You Can’t Miss at Modern Customer Experience (ModernCX)

Oracle

Modern Customer Experience (ModernCX) 2018 once again offers registered attendees the opportunity to arrive early for a high-value, free pre-conference training event across multiple Oracle Customer Experience (CX) platforms. The Pre-Conference Education event takes place on Monday, April 9 and Tuesday, April 10, prior to the conference opening keynote. Pre-conference education is the perfect chance to start or continue a training journey to marketing mastery!

All Together: How Our Employee Community Keeps Us Connected During COVID-19

Higher Logic

Pictured above: Some members of our Higher Logic PRIDE community host their first virtual happy hour. Many companies are getting used to this new situation, and we’ve felt especially fortunate to have an employee community where we can connect while staying socially distant.

Meet your community by hosting an IRL Meetup

Biznology

Reaching out to local communities and stoking fandom in real life. When I am talking about these influencers, it could very well include your top followers on Twitter, your top or most passionate Yelper, or even the person who comments on your posts on Facebook the most: the most engaged—your community, your posse, your peeps, whether you appreciate them or not. Well, when it came to Goethe, I was trying to make a community of influencers. Spoil your community like that.

Top Marketing Conferences: Our Takeaways

Brandpoint

It’s no secret that marketing conferences are an investment of time, money and energy. Conferences are, however, worthwhile ventures. Industry leaders are offering an increasing number of these conferences, especially since content marketing is on the rise , especially among B2B companies. This post will serve as a hub for the insights and takeaways from the bigger marketing conferences that Brandpoint has attended in recent years. (It

I Used Embarrassing Icebreakers at a Marketing Conference. You Should Too

Contently

The internet understands; that’s why there are almost 400,000 Google results for “conference icebreakers” with suggestions for how to make a great first impression. Since I was going by myself to cover the conference and promote my freelance work, I knew this was the perfect place to test my networking skills. Pre-conference. After all, this was a business conference. The conference. Post-conference.

Don’t miss the FREE MarTech conference online next week, March 16-17

chiefmartech

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted, as I’ve been heads down working on my keynote for the upcoming MarTech conference. The post Don’t miss the FREE MarTech conference online next week, March 16-17 appeared first on Chief Marketing Technologist.

5 Things Every Good Community Manager Does

Tomorrow People

Social media professional Sookie Shuen makes the case for community managers everywhere. So why do so few companies employ a social media community manager? At Tomorrow People , we''ve been developing our community management team and processes to real effect over the past 16 months. This post will tell you everything you need to know about integrating a community manager into your marketing department. First, what are the benefits of having a community manager?

Top Marketing Conferences in 2018

Brandpoint

That explains why industry movers and shakers are offering an increasing number of content marketing conferences aimed at helping them make the most of its possibilities. While the scope of such events has become difficult to track, here’s a list of some upcoming conferences that could help your organization with future strategies. Attend the conference to sea! Don’t miss the LeadsCon Conference in Las Vegas , March 4-6, 2019.

Insights and Educational Content – SEMrush Rolls Out First Global Conference

SEMrush

SEMrush LIVE delivered insights into the present and potential future of online marketing.The goal of our first global user conference was to create an exceptional offline experience for the attendees, where they could engage with our product, gain knowledge about the industry, enhance professional skills and expand their network. Community

How to Build Community-Centric Virtual Events, According to Moz's CMO

Hubspot

Conferences. In the early months of 2020, many businesses were faced with a similar problem: Should we host our event or conference entirely online , and if so, will it deliver the same value for attendees? How to Foster Community Digitally. conferences

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What Kind of Community Manager Are You?

Higher Logic

Any community manager knows that good community teams come in all shapes and sizes. Our community managers at Higher Logic can trace their roots back to education, human resources, research, journalism, and so much more. With such diverse backgrounds, it should come as no surprise that each community manager brings different values and strengths to the team. Speaking of variety, what kind of community manager are you? Community contests and challenges.

Top 10 B2B Digital Marketing Conferences to Attend in 2021

Marketing Insider Group

In 2021, many top marketing agencies and tech companies are still hosting digital marketing conferences. Having virtual options allows us to attend more of the world’s top marketing conferences than we could ever fit into our schedules in the past.

CXPA Elevates the Customer Experience with Community

Higher Logic

That’s where CXPA’s journey with community began. A customer community with Higher Logic. The role of community was always a primary goal for CXPA. Before researching alternative community and website design options, CXPA started an Expert Panel to increase member engagement. It was time to reevaluate the community experience. After thorough research and discussions with several community vendors, CXPA met with Higher Logic to review its platform.

Reallocate Your Conference Budget Without Sacrificing Quality Content

Hinge Marketing

As some communities in the United States begin to hold events and gatherings, you may be feeling the pressure to plan for your next trade show or annual meeting. There are far better ways to use your conference funds and still provide valuable knowledge to your constituents.

Promote Your Community at Events

Higher Logic

You and your team spent a lot of time and energy either creating a new community or revamping your existing community. There are many ways to energize a community and bring in some fun, from creating exciting banners to hosting offline events. Conferences are the perfect time to introduce your members to a new or relaunched community. Step 4: Continue the Discussion After the Conference. Step 6: Community Ambassadors.

ClickZ Conference Coverage: 3 Examples of Big Data in Action

Oracle

Data was one of the two main themes at the ClickZ Live Conference in San Francisco last week. Another thing that was pretty clear from the conference was that no one really has all the answers or is getting it all right (pause for sigh of relief). Knowing this allowed them to find the communities and groups across the web where this segment is most likely to hang out, thereby Pandora is now able to accurately target and personalize their ads and other interactions.