Email Marketing for Manufacturers and Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

That is the same reaction I got from a client who is an industrial distributor when I spoke to him about email marketing. He considered marketing emails to be nothing more than […] The post Email Marketing for Manufacturers and Industrial Companies by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Why Industrial Marketing Plans and Strategy Must Go Together

Industrial Marketing Today

I’ve had many conversations about creating industrial marketing plans that start something like this, “Can you create an industrial marketing plan for us?” However, I find there is a disconnect in many of these conversations with manufacturers and engineering companies.

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Writing Technical Blog Posts for Engineers and Industrial Professionals

Industrial Marketing Today

Writing technical blog posts is not the most popular topic of discussion for many manufacturers and engineering companies. In my experience, industrial blogging is an underused content marketing tactic for many of these companies. Industrial Blogs Industrial content marketing

Are Industrial Companies Wasting Their Leads?

Industrial Marketing Today

No matter the size of the company or the industry they are in, my conversations always boil down to them wanting more leads from their industrial marketing. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Lead Generation Industrial Marketing Sales Strategies B2B lead scoring industrial lead generation lead nurturing marketing automation Marketing Qualified Lead MQL Sales Accepted Leads (SAL) Sales Qualified Leads (SQL

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. However, as a company, sales stack, and database grow, it becomes difficult to uphold structure and governance to keep a CRM up-to-date. The result? Less organization, more confusion, and fewer deals closed. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

Content Marketing for Industrial Companies – Authenticity is Mission Critical

Industrial Marketing Today

Today’s industrial buyers are far better informed and using deceptive marketing practices won’t get [.] The post Content Marketing for Industrial Companies – Authenticity is Mission Critical by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Content Marketing Industrial Marketing Strategies Authenticity Buyer Personas industrial buy cycle Industrial Marketing

Is Blogging Right for Every Industrial Company?

Industrial Marketing Today

The fact that you found this industrial marketing blog and are reading my post, tells me that you have asked yourself that very question and are curious about the answer. [.]. [[ This is a content summary only. Industrial Blogs Industrial Marketing Blog Industrial Websites Website Design & Development Content Marketing Digital marketing Inbound Marketing Industrial Marketing

Content Marketing for Industrial Companies – Is There Content Overload?

Industrial Marketing Today

There was a time not too long ago when manufacturers and industrial companies were blamed for being slow adopters of content marketing. Take a look at these stats from the 2015 B2B Manufacturing Content Marketing Trends—North America: Content Marketing Institute/MarketingProfs. […] The post Content Marketing for Industrial Companies – Is There Content Overload? by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

How Unqualified Leads Bog Down Sales Pipelines for Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

The post How Unqualified Leads Bog Down Sales Pipelines for Industrial Companies by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Marketing Industrial Marketing Automation Sales Strategies marketing automation Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs) Sales Qualified Leads (SQL

Is Content Marketing Right for My Industry?

Marketing Insider Group

Every year, I have tons of prospects who ask me, “Is content marketing right for my industry?”. Their industries range from local firms, established brands, small businesses, and highly technical companies who make stuff many of us would have trouble understanding.

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

Has Content Marketing Saturation Hit Your Industry?

Marketing Insider Group

At this point, there’s no denying that content marketing is being used by most companies. As companies realize it’s a proven way to attract audiences and convert them, its adoption continues to trend up. But is your industry saturated?

SEO Tips for Manufacturers and Industrial Companies

SmartBug Media

What should you do to optimize your company for SEO? Having a secure website also sends the right message to your user: Your company cares about security and is up to date on the latest and greatest web standards. Target Industry-Specific Keywords.

Marketing Automation Alone Can’t Deliver ROI for Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

Let me start by saying that I’m a big believer of Marketing Automation (MA) and have seen it produce incredible marketing ROI for some manufacturers and industrial companies. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Lead Generation Industrial Marketing Automation industrial lead generation marketing automation MQL SQL

To Blog, or Not to Blog…That’s the Question Many Industrial Companies are Asking

Industrial Marketing Today

Manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies have read or heard about all the benefits of content marketing in general and blogging in particular but many are still sitting on the fence. The post To Blog, or Not to Blog…That’s the Question Many Industrial Companies are Asking by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

Traditional Marketing is Alive and Well for Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

Despite all the buzz about digital marketing and proof of results, manufacturers, engineering and industrial companies continue to use traditional marketing tactics such as trade shows, print ads and telemarketing. [.]. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Lead Generation for Industrial Companies is a Process not a Campaign

Industrial Marketing Today

I hear too many manufacturers and industrial companies talking about creating campaigns because they want to pump up their lead generation. That mode of thinking is outdated and simply doesn’t work today where you are dealing with mostly invisible and self-directed industrial buyers. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Content Marketing Industrial Lead Generation Inbound Marketing Industrial content marketing

Purpose Driven Industrial Blogging

Industrial Marketing Today

When I talk to manufacturers and industrial companies about blogging, which is practically every day, I can’t help but notice that these people do understand that blogging is a key [.]. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Content Marketing Industrial Blogs Inbound Marketing industrial lead generation Industrial Marketing

Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated!

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial lead generation is the lifeline for manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies when it comes to accelerating their pipelines and growing sales. There are many reasons for the failure of industrial lead generation to convert into wins … Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated! Read More » The post Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated! by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

What Does a Content Marketing Strategy Mean for Industrial Companies?

Industrial Marketing Today

I’m sure every time you’ve talked with an industrial marketing consultant about content marketing, you’ve been told that you need to start with a “content marketing strategy.” That’s very good advice but what does it really mean if you are on the other side of the table and are responsible for marketing your industrial company? I don’t want to overgeneralize the process of developing a good content marketing strategy because it varies from company to company.

Responsive Web Design Becoming Important to Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

Lately I have been fielding a lot of questions about responsive web design from companies that are planning an industrial website redesign. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Websites Website Design & Development Industrial Marketing Mobile marketing Responsive design Responsive web design Website redesign

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Understanding the Age Gap is Important in Digital Marketing for Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

to market your industrial company, its products and services, then you need to understand the importance of the age gap and its impact on digital media usage. Im sure you have read many of the dire headlines about the critical skills gap in the industrial [.] The post Understanding the Age Gap is Important in Digital Marketing for Industrial Companies by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

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The Real Value of Content Marketing for Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

In today’s uncertain economy, manufacturing and industrial companies are taking more than a hard look at their marketing spends. These companies have always thought of marketing as sales support, so it requires a lot of convincing to change that mind-set. Given this situation, how do you sell the value of content marketing to industrial companies? Let’s look at three scenarios that are very common in the industrial sales process.

Mapping Personas in Your Marketing to Maximize Value

Speaker: Samantha Stone, author of “Unleash Possible: A Marketing Playbook that Drives Sales”

Developing and utilizing Personas is hard work! Join Samantha Stone, author of “Unleash Possible: A Marketing Playbook that Drives Sales," in this amazing session where you’ll learn actionable tactics for going beyond firmagraphics to integrating truly insightful persona indicators.

Industrial Marketing Plan: A 3-Phase Approach

Industrial Marketing Today

As we go deeper into Q4 with the holidays right around the corner, most industrial companies start to think about their industrial marketing plan for next year. As an industrial marketing consultant, I’m often asked by clients the best way to approach this important planning task. My preferred way is what I call the 3-phase […] The post Industrial Marketing Plan: A 3-Phase Approach by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

What Content Marketing Functions Do Industrial Companies Outsource?

Industrial Marketing Today

Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Content Marketing Industrial copywriting Industrial Marketing I hope your Holidays were wonderful and that you are off to a good start in 2014. The views I have expressed in this post are based on my daily [.]. This is only a content summary. Please click on the headline to read the full article.

Can Digital Marketing Make the Phone Ring for Industrial Companies?

Industrial Marketing Today

Generating leads is always the central theme in my daily conversations with manufacturing, engineering and industrial companies. However, a qualified lead means different things to different people and it is rare for me to find too many of these companies to have a clear definition of what a lead means to them. I firmly believe that complex industrial sales require both sales and marketing to work together.

Industrial Companies shouldn’t Replace Email Marketing with Social Media

Industrial Marketing Today

However, I’ve had conversations with manufacturers and industrial companies where I am asked if email marketing is still relevant and effective since all the talk these days is about social media. Is email marketing effective for engaging with an industrial audience ? The answer is YES according to the research report, “Trends in Industrial Marketing 2011: How Manufacturers are Marketing Today” published by GlobalSpec.

5 Key Elements for Building a Successful Data-Driven Product

When selecting data providers, companies must ensure they’re tapping into comprehensive, high-quality streams of fresh information which can be easily integrated into their products in a privacy-compliant manner.

Adapting Your Industrial Content Marketing Strategy for COVID-19

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial content marketing strategy needs adjusting and fine-tuning to adapt to changes during this unprecedented time of COVID-19. Not surprisingly, some companies will cut back. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Industrial Email Marketing for Manufacturers, Distributors and Engineering Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial email marketing is alive and well in 2017 despite what you may heard or read to the contrary. 80 percent of marketers agree […] The post Industrial Email Marketing for Manufacturers, Distributors and Engineering Companies by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. B2B E-Mail Marketing Content Marketing industrial email marketing Social media

How Industrial Marketing Influences Buyers

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial marketing precedes industrial sales. That’s because these industrial companies have traditionally depended on sales teams to drive their lead generation efforts from start to finish. Marketing has always provided sales support and not […] The post How Industrial Marketing Influences Buyers by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Most Industrial Websites Miss the Mark

Industrial Marketing Today

I don’t know of any manufacturer or industrial company that doesn’t want their website to generate more leads and grow sales. And that has nothing to do with industrial website design. According to Acquity Group’s annual State of B2B Procurement study, “Although […] The post Most Industrial Websites Miss the Mark by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

What Is the Gemini Effect in B2B Marketing?

Veteran B2B loyalty marketers know that the reward redemption experience in any program is often governed by a strange two-headed phenomenon commonly referred to as The Gemini Effect. Find out more about how to maximize the effectiveness of your customer or channel partner incentive programs from industry leader Reward Paths.

The ROI of Industrial Marketing

Industrial Marketer

The ROI of industrial marketing begins with understanding the difference between data and analytics. It’s great that your company collected 50 leads in the past month, but are they good leads? Strategy Analytics Industrial Marketing Podcast marketing automation roi

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