How the Flywheel Killed HubSpot's Funnel

Hubspot

When Brian Halligan (HubSpot’s CEO) started talking about retiring the funnel and adopting the flywheel as the model to think about our business, I was not very happy. Our commitment is to ensure our customers see success with HubSpot. Employees of HubSpot, Inc. I’ll be honest.

Copyright Law on the Internet Is a Total Train Wreck Right Now

Hubspot

I''m going about my business, happily editing a blog post, when I get an email from the head of HubSpot''s legal department. With complete respect for copyright law, we did the right thing and replaced the two rogue images on our blog immediately.

Have you ever stolen other people’s content?

Biznology

The moment another blogger publishes their content, it becomes covered by the Copyright Law. Fair use” is a vague term though, a so-called gray area of the copyright laws. Visual content is protected by copyright laws, just like any other type of content.

Nine Social Media Marketing Stats You Can Use

Webbiquity

HubSpot ). Copyright (C) 2014 Media.net Advertising FZ-LLC All Rights Reserved -->. According to Google Trends, social media marketing as a topic if search interest recently turned nine years old (or is about to turn 11 years old, depending on when you place its origin).

The 16 Best Sites for Free Stock Photos and Videos

Webbiquity

It’s imperative, however, to understand photo licensing alternatives and avoid copyright violations. 800,000+ free images and videos released free of copyrights under Creative Commons CC0. 12) HubSpot Free Stock Photos. HubSpot’s library of 500+ free stock photos.

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20 B2B Marketers Losing their Brand on Pinterest

Digital B2B Marketing

Hubspot : In classic Hubspot style, Hubspot’s boards are all about content. It isn’t surprising to see Hubspot as an early adopter on Pinterest. Given the focus on Pinterest from marketing bloggers and press, it isn’t surprising to see Hubspot and Constant Contact, both focused on marketers, active on Pinterest. Social Media B2B marketing Constant Contact General Electric hubspot pinterestPinterest is the marketing flavor du jour.

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22 Free Content Marketing Tools To Drive Your Content Marketing Plans

Marketing Insider Group

Hubspot Marketing Grader. This new tool replaced the “Hubspot Website Grader” to take a broader approach at analyzing your digital marketing efforts. Images are free of Copyright restrictions.

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Celebrating Humbug Day - You're Allowed a Dozen Today!

Hubspot

Creating and copyrighting a day is one marketing tactic many organizations can employ in an effort to gain distinction in a crowded marketplace. Try HubSpot Free for 30 Days. See how HubSpot can help you better generate and track your traffic, leads and customers.

How To Build Website Trust In 2018: Six Proven Methods

EMagine B2B Blog

53% of marketers say blog content creation is their top inbound marketing priority. -Hubspot. According to Hubspot, “ More Google searches take place on mobile devices than on computers in 10 countries including the U.S. Updated copyright date.

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Everything Marketers Need to Know About SOPA

Hubspot

law enforcement and copyright holders greater power to fight online trafficking in copyrighted intellectual property and counterfeit goods. Remember HubSpot's recent flash mob to Michael Jackson's "Thriller?" Connect with HubSpot

20 of the Best Free Stock Photo Sites to Use in 2018

Hubspot

HubSpot. HubSpot customers, get access to 60,000 totally free Shutterstock photos right within your portal by clicking here.). All of its photos are shared without copyright restrictions, meaning you're free to use them however you please. HubSpot.

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How to Use Creative Commons to Find Free Images

Hubspot

But pictures found in this way are almost always subject to restrictive copyright terms. Beth Dunn is a member of the Inbound Marketing Consultant team at HubSpot. Many beginning bloggers turn to the image search in Google.

How to Kill B2B BANT Zombies and Save Your Career

LeadCrunch

Check out the original copyright date of the groundbreaking sales theory book, Let’s Get Real or Let’s Not Play. One of those companies might be a start-up and therefore want something simple like HubSpot CRM, and another might be a global enterprise needing a CRM like Salesforce.com.

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12 of the Best Guides and Sources for Free Stock Images

Webbiquity

Getty’s New Free Stock Photos Come With a Price by HubSpot. At the core of any successful blog is valuable content—helping readers solve a problem, increase their knowledge, work more effectively.

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How Digital Plagiarism Detection of Your Content Protects Your Business

Hinge Marketing

” But it is illegal “if it infringes on an author’s intellectual property rights, including copyright or trademark.” File a report with Google : In Google Webmaster Tools, you can file what is called a DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) complaint.

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Plagiarism-Proof Your Content Marketing Strategy

Hinge Marketing

” But it is illegal “if it infringes on an author’s intellectual property rights, including copyright or trademark.” File a report with Google : In Google Webmaster Tools, you can file what is called a DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) complaint.

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B2B Lead Generation Using a Business Blog

Industrial Marketing Today

HubSpot in their recent study of over 1,400 small- and medium-sized businesses, found that marketers with blogs generate 67% more leads. HubSpot results indicate that median leads start to grow once 24-51 articles are written and published. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

Are People Stealing Your Content? How (and When) to Fight Back [SlideShare]

Hubspot

How (and When) to Fight Back from HubSpot All-in-one Marketing Software. First things first: You’ve got to discover that your content has been taken without your explicit permission and determine whether it violates the fair use copyright clause (more on that later).

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Good Bots vs. Bad Bots: How to Tell the Difference

Hubspot

Copyright Bots. One prime example is YouTube’s Content ID, which is assigned to copyright owners on the network. Web scrapers achieve the opposite effect as copyright bots. Navigating the web these days can make a person feel like Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz.

Generating More “Educated Leads” on a Small Budget

Industrial Marketing Today

To find answers to that question, I went to HubSpot’s Lead Generation Marketing Hub and I found an incredible video featuring Holly Allison , vice president of marketing at Vico Software , a successful Boston-area startup that provides construction software to engineers and contractors.

20 Signs Your Business Needs A Facelift

Marketing Insider Group

But, as Nicole Denton notes on HubSpot, it also has to be “well-designed, easily navigable, engaging.” Updated – fresh web design, copyright dates. “When you put your heart and soul into your work, it can be very hard to let go.” – Richard Branson. For most entrepreneurs and small business owners, there comes a point when they must answer a serious and deflating question: “When is it time to give up on my business?”.

Social Media and B2B Marketing Do Pair Well

Industrial Marketing Today

The second report on social media and b2b marketing is from HubSpot. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

450+ Free Stock Photos to Use in Your Marketing [Free Downloads]

Hubspot

Let me tell you a quick, cautionary tale about using images online and copyright. That''s when it hit me: What if marketers didn''t have to shell out more money for photos, obsess about copyright laws , and fret over permissions?

Only B2B - Untitled Article

Only B2B

This is among those content syndication tools which are been supported by other content syndication networks and partners such as Salesforce.com, Marketo, and HubSpot. It is also among those content syndication networks that are used by the publishers of original copyrighted content to syndicate their content to other websites. 20 Content Syndication Tools To Exponentially Increase Domain Authority. Want to kick off the competition in content marketing?

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12 Free Tools to Create an Awesome Blog Tech Stack

SnapApp

HubSpot’s Blog Idea Generator. HubSpot created this awesome piece of interactive content that actually produces custom blog subjects right before your eyes. Like HubSpot’s, Portent’s generator produces blog and content ideas for you instantly.

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Focus on Content in B2B Marketing

Industrial Marketing Today

Using content for inbound marketing HubSpot , calls inbound marketing as flipping traditional outbound marketing on its head. Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

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Listening to Your Customers In the Digital Age

The Effective Marketer

I’ll take the status update that someone wrote from the couch in the comfort of their own home as more accurate than the comment they made in a focus group room when they are given a $100 gift card to show up.” – Mike Volpe, CMO at HubSpot. Focus Groups are Dead: Interview with Mike Volpe, CMO at HubSpot. Note: Mad Men is Copyright of American Movie Classics Company LLC. “You can’t just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them.

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24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity

How to Be an Awesome Blog Commenter by HubSpot Blog. Need an interesting photo for your latest blog post but don’t want to shell out big bucks, go through some convoluted licensing process, or risk violating a photographer’s copyright?

Why Improv Comedy Is the Next Big Marketing Trend

Contently

Hubspot CMO Kipp Bodnar is one marketing employee who believes the unorthodox training has impacted him in the professional world. There’s a buzz in the air as people cram into hard-backed chairs, murmuring and sipping from plastic cups.

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The Ultimate List of Websites Every Blogger Should Bookmark

Hubspot

Check out 22 of the HubSpot blogging team's favorites below. If you're a HubSpot customer, your marketing software has a built-in waterfall chart template that will generate these graphs for you -- so you might want to bookmark that page in HubSpot.

How to Use a B2B Blog to Win Customers and Influence Prospects

Industrial Marketing Today

If you are still not sure about the benefits of using a business blog, head over to HubSpot and read these articles: 6 Reasons Every Small Business Should Be Blogging… Are You Missing the Boat? Copyright © 2010 Tiecas, Inc.

How to Use Creative Commons to Add Images to Your Blog

Hubspot

But pictures found in this way are almost always subject to restrictive copyright terms. Beth Dunn is a member of the Inbound Marketing Consultant team at HubSpot. Connect with HubSpot

Facebook Cover Photo Do's and Don'ts [+Cover Photo Templates]

Hubspot

Covers can't be deceptive, misleading, or infringe on anyone else's copyright. You can see how we've tried to strike that balance on HubSpot's Facebook Page below. Shortening and tracking features are available in the HubSpot Marketing Platform and in tools like bitly. (If

Happy 5th Aniversary To YouTube’s First Viral Video

Hubspot

Following its appearance on SNL, the video appeared on YouTube and was viewed more than 5 million times until February 2006 when NBC Universal asked the site to remove it, along with several other copyrighted NBC video clips. Connect with HubSpot

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6 Mistakes That Make Your Website Look Like a 1970s Kitchen

Hubspot

Check Your Copyright Date - Nothing signals out-of-date faster than scrolling down a home page and seeing Copyright 2002, when it is 2011. Instead, set a calendar reminder for yourself at the beginning of each year to go in and update the copyright date. Connect with HubSpot

How to Start a Blog: A Step-by-Step Guide [+ Free Blog Post Templates]

Hubspot

Check out HubSpot Academy's free content marketing training resource page. HubSpot customers host their website content through HubSpot's content management system. Let's take a look at the post, " How to Use Snapchat: A Detailed Look Into HubSpot’s Snapchat Strategy.

The Free Templates You Need for Visual Content Design

Hubspot

Luckily, over the past couple years, we've been on a mission at HubSpot to make visual content creation much less of an obstacle for the average marketer. In fact, we frequently use PowerPoint to create HubSpot's own Facebook cover photos. HubSpot.

How to Hire the Best-Fit Freelancer for Your Next Project

Hubspot

Look for other signs that they’re top talent: Upwork, the largest online freelancing platform, includes profile badges like the Top Rated badge, Rising Talent badge, and a Hubspot badge to indicate a freelancer is also a thought leader in his or her field.

20 Tips to Get Your Content Seen on Facebook

Hubspot

To share photos but protect your copyright and get better analytics, use Flickr integrated with your Facebook account. Connect with HubSpot Facebook can be a great channel for spreading your content to a huge and active audience, but only if your content gets seen.

How to Turn Your Blog into a Lead Generating Machine

PureB2B

You might even be charged with copyright infringement! In fact, HubSpot claims that marketers who prioritize blogging are thirteen times more likely to have a positive return on investment. These days, many tasks can be accomplished without human intervention.