Marketing Performance Management: Tactics to Increase ROI


The difficulty comes in the ability to accurately forecast and set a budget that’s high enough for your team to reach its goals, but not so high that you achieve less ROI. During the beginning of the year forecast, the marketing team sets its goals and then states how much spend they think it’ll take to get there. For example, cost per lead (CPL), cost per customer (CPC), and revenue. Say CPL, for example, was high on a certain campaign.

7 Stages of B2B Marketing Sophistication [Which Level Are You?]


It’s a multi-faceted process that spans months to years of a buyer’s journey. Decision making is then informed by these experiment results, and marketers can optimize for lower CPL (cost-per-lead) based on the tests they’ve run. While it’s a significant step to begin tracking marketing to revenue, most introductory users of attribution solutions choose a single-touch attribution model (e.g. first-touch, lead-create, or opp-create). B2B marketing is no easy task.

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Rethinking Cost Per Lead, Why So Many B2B Marketers Chase False Leads


Both are technologies that improve forecast accuracy. Simple single touch, or no attribution model at all, is associated with smaller volume leads while more advanced multi-touch and custom models are associated with high volume leads. A multi-touch attribution model provides an accurate measure of cost per lead when measuring on a per-campaign or per-channel basis. Statistical models in sports and marketing attribution have a lot in common.

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13 Reasons To Implement B2B Marketing Attribution Right Now


of marketers with a multi-touch attribution model in place said that they have a well-aligned relationship with their sales team. Reporting & Forecasting. Historical data obtained from marketing attribution can be used to forecast and create departmental goals. Good B2B marketing attribution tracks all touchpoints from the anonymous first touch, through to revenue. Cost Per Lead (CPL).

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