3 Crucial Tips for Promoting Live Product Demos

The Point

Let’s face it; a live product demo is a tough sell. As an unvarnished display of your product’s capabilities, a product demo is only ever going to appeal to prospects at the latter stages of the selling cycle. Sell the demo, not the product. Treat the demo like an event.

10 Secrets to Delivering a Great Product Demo

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Alexandra Nation Ah, my first software demo–I remember it like it was yesterday (it was four years ago). If you’re in a client-facing role and looking to improve your demo and presentation skills, this blog post is for you. When you deliver your demo, pause early and often.

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How To Decide Whether Marketo RCA Is Right For You

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Advanced marketing automation systems like Marketo offer some form of attribution but it can be difficult to understand exactly how it compares to other attribution solutions like Bizible. Marketo RCA)? Marketo Revenue Cycle Analytics (RCA) Reporting Capabilities.

Join Infer at Marketo Summit 2016

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Marketo Summit is upon us yet again, and we’re geared up for a fantastic week of networking, learning, and connecting with thousands of data-driven marketers about the power that predictive can have on their businesses.

It’s Show Time! 6 Sales Demo Tips from Stage Performers

Modern B2B Marketing

” Sales demos are like shows, with salespeople as the main cast. Dramatic pauses build suspense into your demo and interrupt the flow of conversation, making what you’re saying difficult to tune-out. You can use this same principle in your demos to great effect.

Profile Management Product Updates: Account-Based Marketo Behavior Profiles, “Contains” Operator, and More

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Account-Based Marketo Activity Profiles. We’re deepening our integration with Marketo to extend users the ability to build data-rich, account-based profiles using their Marketo Activity behavioral data.

Marketo Data Tells Us: Which Industry Has the Best Email Performance?

Modern B2B Marketing

If they are just learning about you, your nurture email might offer a fun, light infographic versus a buyer who has engaged with you many times and consumed your content might get a webinar invitation to a live demo. Marketo Data Tells Us: Which Industry Has the Best Email Performance?

Cracking the Code for ROI: Linking the Marketo and Google Worlds Together

Modern B2B Marketing

We have integrated Marketo’s Engagement Marketing Platform with Google AdWords. In fact, many don’t even follow through to see the demo. Marketo’s Engagement Marketing Platform is now connected to Google Analytics.

Platform Updates: New Salesforce Reporting Package, Nested Subqueries in Profile Management, Raw Marketo Signals, Short Fields for Profiles, and More

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Raw Marketo Signals. Building on last month’s Marketo ABM enhancements , we’ve added even more functionality to the Marketo connector for Profile Management to help you hyper target your most engaged prospects.

5 Reasons to Gate Lead Nurturing Content

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Two Cities, One Marketer: Recapping Marketo and Oracle MME in 14 Quick Observations

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You might remember it as the week that both Marketo and Oracle/Eloqua hosted their massive marketing conferences, one in San Francisco and one in Las Vegas. . The demo line was long, all day, all week. . We gave away 300 Mimosas in about 90 minutes at Marketo.

Lead Scores Too High? Maybe They Need An Expiration Date.

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Request demo: add 30 points, wait 2 months, subtract 30 points. lead scores lead scoring marketo Marketo agency Marketo consultant Marketo lead scores Marketo lead scoring Marketo partner

Top 10 Tips for Better Email Templates

The Point

Include a placeholder for an offer image – a simple cover image for downloadable content like white papers, a screen shot for videos or demos or free trials, or a speaker photo for online events. Marketo users : Download a free set of professionally-designed email and landing page templates, along with complete instructions for how to download into Marketo, now available on the Spear Website.

Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit Wrap-Up: Practical Innovation, Being Human, and Going Beyond the Keyword

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Dayna Rothman This year’s Marketo Marketing Nation Summit was a complete whirlwind. We featured demos of our newest product advancements and even had some of our Customer Champions on hand to answer questions.

Marketo Celebrates the Marketer, the Marketing Nation, and Unveils New Product Innovations–Keynote LiveBlog

Modern B2B Marketing

by Dayna Rothman After months spent tirelessly preparing, Marketo Summit is finally here! This year Summit kicks off with, “Welcome to the Marketing Nation”, featuring Phil Fernandez, CEO of Marketo, Patty Azzarello, Founder and CEO of the Azzarello Group, and a slew of other surprise guests.

Live from Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit: Chair Potatoes, Empathy Hacks, and Innovation in the Nation

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Maggie Jones We’ve officially reached the final day of Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit 2014. Marketo users chose from one of four tracks, ranging from basic forms/landing pages/emails to advanced, multi-stream nurturing.

Marketo Sales Insight Expands Salesforce Access to Marketing Data

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Summary: Marketo's new Sales Insight ranks prospects for sales people, based on recent Web and email activities. It lets Marketo sell seats to sales departments, which could be more lucrative than selling its core demand generation system. Marketo today officially launched “Sales Insight”, an application that makes prospect activity history directly available to sales people from within Salesforce.com. The moments are set up as real time triggers within Marketo.

Marketo Marketing Nation Summit – Learning Starts Now

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Events like the Marketo Summit bring fresh ideas to marketers by renewing the spirit of learning and innovation. Live experiences are the focal point during Summit where Marketo experts share their knowledge, tips, tricks, work-arounds, new release information and so much more.

7 Tips for a Successful PPC Landing Page

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Exceptions to this rule occur when your offer is a demo or free trial, situations in which an extra dose of credibility helps sell the offer. Where do most paid search (PPC) campaigns succeed or fail?

Maximizing Event Effectiveness 3 Ways

ANNUITAS

Spring event season is here- recent spring events include Influitive’s Advocamp , next week is both MarTech and Oracle’s Modern Marketing Experience and then the Marketo Summit. *This post first ran in August 26, 2014 in the ANNUITAS blog.

Marketing Automation, Set It and Forget It

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It sounds a bit Big Brother, but your sales team would love to know if one of their top customers just browsed the new product page and downloaded the demo video. Content Marketing Email Marketing Lead Generation Mobile Marketing Online Advertising b2b b2c Eloque lead generation lead scoring marketing automation Marketo Oracle SalesForce sms

If It’s Truly Easy-To-Use, Let Sales Do the Demo

Modern B2B Marketing

Salespeople are often used to having others do the demos, but a qualified sales lead will quickly recognise that if a “techie&# has to do a demo, those “easy-to-use” marketing messages may not hold true. The “trial demo&# is a critical step.

B2B Marketing: Top 100 Twitter Influencers

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marketo. Marketo. Get a free demo today by clicking the button below! REQUEST A FREE DEMO. 70% of B2B marketers are creating more content than they did one year ago.

Profile Management Product Update: Marketo Activities, Accounts & Opportunity Profiles and Salesforce Campaign Integration

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Marketo Activities. Infer’s Profile Management Platform now supports Marketo as a data source. Have questions or interested in getting a live demo of Profile Management? This month we have several new updates to share with you regarding our Prospect Management Platform (PMP).

Straight from the Champions’ Mouths: What to Look Forward to at Summit 2017

Modern B2B Marketing

Take it from Marketo Champions, our exceptional customers who are Marketo Certified experts, avid contributors in the social world, and have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the Marketo Community. Advice from Marketo Champions. Advice from Marketo Champions.

Content Marketing 2015: Top 100 Influencers & Brands

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We can find awesome brands that have been very active in the #ContentMarketing discussion in the last 2 years including: Curata, Uberflip, Kapost, Relevance, Toprank, Marketo, Buzzsumo, Skyword, Trackmaven and many many more! marketo. Marketo. REQUEST A FREE DEMO.

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5-Step Guide For Driving Revenue Through Field Event Marketing

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There’s also a lot to be said for shaking hands, giving some genuine smiles, and showing off your company’s value through hands-on demos. Since Marketo Summit is primarily comprised of Marketo users we used the Radius platform to find target accounts that use Marketo for marketing automation.

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Infer Extends Profile Management to the Oracle Marketing Cloud

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Contact us today for a demo of how Profile Management can help you connect, define and engage your prospect database. Customers can now use engagement data from Eloqua to build lead, contact and account-based profiles in Infer Profile Management.

Content’s Role in an Account-Based Marketing World

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For example, targeting “Marketo multi-touch attribution” which was the keyword target in a recent post , over other keywords that may have had higher volumes. Don’t want a demo of Bizible right now?

Announcing Marketo Lead Management 3.0

Modern B2B Marketing

A quick post to share the news that Marketo Lead Management 3.0 Be one of the first to check it out: All new Marketo demos. Read the press release: Marketo Reinvents Marketing Automation (Again) with Launch of Marketo Lead Management 3.0. Tags: Marketing Automation Lead Management Marketo is now available! This is our largest release since we first launched the product last year.

DIY Account-Based Plays in Three Easy Steps

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My example of an ABM campaign will be based out of Marketo. The timeframe between the 1st demo and what should have been the 2nd demo was a place where prospects were going dark on us. We’ve reached peak ABM hype.

Everyone Loves A Present: 3 Ways to Integrate Gifting into Your Marketing Strategy

Modern B2B Marketing

Gifting is a great way to boost event registrations, evaluations, demos, assessments, and consultations. It builds the goodwill for an attendee to request a product demo or start a conversation. Marketing automation platforms like Marketo make it easy to create gifting campaigns.

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4 Ways All Marketers Can Use Facebook’s Offline Conversions API to Optimize Campaigns

Modern B2B Marketing

As a Facebook marketing partner, Marketo was excited to be a part of their launch announcement. Before I get into the details of how you can use the new Offline Conversions API with Marketo, let’s start with some basics. Demo given.

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[Infographic] 7 Steps for SaaS Sales Success

Modern B2B Marketing

From the discovery call, to the demo, to the buying and negotiation round, I invite you to check out the infographic below to learn what I call the seven steps to SaaS sales success!

Sneak Peak of The Marketing Nation Summit

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It’s like a jolt of electricity each time an “Interesting Moment” email alert from Marketo reaches the LeanData sales and marketing teams. Someone is exploring our website, reading content, requesting a demo. So, yes, Marketo is a fundamental part of our business process.

How to Leverage Social Intent Data for Email Marketing

Modern B2B Marketing

Since we adopted Marketo in 2015, we’ve been nurturing our leads with weekly emails that provide educational content. Marketo User Group in Seattle, WA), the influencers they follow, and the articles they share and comment on.

3 Reasons to Adopt a Scalable Marketing Automation Platform

Modern B2B Marketing

That was the question that led Modernize to adopt Marketo. Here are three ways that Marketo has allowed us to tackle the challenge of scaling our marketing processes for growth: 1. Example of a Marketo Smart List.

5 Lessons Sales Can Learn from Dating

Modern B2B Marketing

As Marketo’s very own VP of Product Marketing, Matt Zilli explains, “Brands that win in this world build lasting customer relationships with every single customer.” At Marketo, we use journey decks to tell our story and help prospects visualize how our solution can solve their needs, create value, and help them achieve success. . That way when it comes time for a customized demo, you are in a better position to make “sparks fly.”.

The Secrets to Scalable Growth: How DiscoverOrg Crushed 2016

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We further drove this success by implementing a weekly pre-funnel dashboard and tracking all of the pre-sales metrics – from qualified leads passed over from marketing, to demos set, demos completed, opps created, and sales pipeline.

4 Marketing Automation Must-Haves For Beginners

ANNUITAS

There are many important things to focus on when starting to use a marketing automation platform such as Marketo or Eloqua. As a Marketo specialist, I know Marketo makes sure to appeal to all types of users from beginner to expert to show the latest releases as well as product demos.