The Plain-English Guide to Domains & Domain Names

Hubspot

In 2009, the domain Fly.com was sold for $1.76 Even though this domain seems like it would be highly sought after, the asking price still seems a little steep. But Fly.com attracts over a million unique visits per month , justifying its million dollar cost and illustrating just how important it is to have a domain that reflects your business’ name and what you actually do. On the surface, domain and a domain name might seem like the same exact thing.

How-To-Guide: Shopify and HubSpot Integration for Your New E-Commerce Solution

SmartBug Media

You may be considering using the e-commerce platform Shopify , integrated with the marketing automation platform HubSpot , to help sell your products and services. You’ll need to choose your Shopify theme, layout, and account settings, and then you’ll add your products to a specific domain.

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Inbound Marketing: HubSpot Launches New Wave of Product Updates

The Brit Agency

HubSpot , the inbound marketing software platform that brings together marketing, sales customer service and CRM on one user-friendly platform, has announced the launch of a new range of products. The products have been launched across the company’s Marketing Hub, Service Hub and CMS Hub platforms, and will help businesses perform a range of marketing and web development activities from SEO audits, customizable domain security, expanded ad reporting and much more. HubSpot

Should You Have Multiple Top Level Domains for a B2B Web Presence?

B2B Marketing Traction

Some had even snapped up multiple keyword rich domain names to be better able to dominate the first page of search results. An example might be “ABCwidgets.com” as a main business website with additional keyword-rich domains such as “cheapwidgets.com,” “homewidgets.com,” and “renterswidgets.com.” My gut said that multiple domains are not necessary nor are they the best choice for most manufacturers.

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How to Build Password-Protected or Login Pages in the HubSpot CMS

SmartBug Media

But now that your users are turning into customers, how can you gate content for your users on HubSpot? This is where password-protected or login pages come into play on the HubSpot CMS. Today, we are going to show you how to create password-protected and login pages in your HubSpot portal, and share some tips along the way. What Are Password-Protected and Login Pages (According to the HubSpot CMS)? How to Create a Password-Protected Page in the HubSpot CMS.

3 thoughts on Marketo’s domain outage this week

chiefmartech

If you hadn’t heard, they somehow let their marketo.com domain expire. One interesting part of the story is the good samaritan who leapt into action and paid their domain renewal fee. Sure, Marketo should have had better mechanisms in place to make sure their domain didn’t expire. In contrast, one of the classier responses I saw was from Tim Merrill , a product designer at HubSpot, who tweeted this: “There but by the grace of god.”

Ready, Set, Launch: 7 Things to Include in Your HubSpot Website Launch Day Checklist

SmartBug Media

You’ve spent several months mapping out the structure, designing the layout, putting everything into code in HubSpot, and you’re now ready to present your organization to the internet. That’s why it’s important to create a HubSpot website launch day checklist. Why Build Your Website on HubSpot? HubSpot provides a fully integrated CMS that is stable, secure, and optimized for search, mobile, and conversions. HubSpot Launch Day Checklist. HubSpot Web Development

How HubSpot Adjusted Our Reporting Process After GDPR Changed Its Cookie Consent Laws

Hubspot

This post is a part of Made @ HubSpot, an internal thought series through which we extract lessons from experiments conducted by our very own HubSpotters. The HubSpot analytics team was no exception when it came to these concerns. Domain.

How SEO is Different Around the World, According to HubSpot Content Strategists

Hubspot

And, according to HubSpot SEO experts, this is no different when it comes to building an SEO strategy for your international or multi-language website. Although SEO focuses on search, it will similarly take time to grow awareness on another country's Google or Bing domain.

3 Types of Blog Posts That Earn the Most Backlinks, According to HubSpot's Link-Building Expert

Hubspot

As the HubSpot Blog's Audience Growth Manager, one of my duties involves developing highly shareable blog posts that pull in non-organic traffic from sources like email, social media, and other websites. Since we have a huge team at HubSpot, we love creating roundups with our internal experts.

HubSpot vs. Salesforce: Which is Best for B2B?

SmarkLabs

As we discussed before, in our blog post, “ HubSpot vs. Pipedrive: Which CRM is Better for Sales? ”, choosing a customer relationship management tool for your B2B company is a big decision. With so many options out there, there’s no one-size-fits-all answer to which is best, but we’re going to break down some of the key aspects of two of the most popular CRMs: HubSpot vs. Salesforce. All about HubSpot. The HubSpot CRM wasn’t created to compete with Salesforce.

How HubSpot Manages a Giant Website With a Tiny Team

Hubspot

If you've followed HubSpot's history, it’s also probably a big surprise to you that we had 20,000 customers and went public years before we had a team to manage our web strategy. You may be wondering how the HubSpot marketing team could fail to recognize the need for someone to manage its websites. HubSpot has always had an autonomous culture. How to Develop a Scalable Website Strategy Like HubSpot. As HubSpot employees, we like to use our own products to do our jobs.

Beyond.COM,ORG &.NET: A Beginner's Guide to Brand Top-Level Domains

Hubspot

For marketers, the domain name system (DNS) can be a little tricky to navigate. If you've ever been tasked with buying a domain name, you've probably heard of terms like hyper text transfer protocol, subdomains, top-level domains, and more. Between the two dots, you'll find the domain name (HubSpot). But what we're going to dive into below concerns the text that comes after the dot: the top-level domain (TLD). What are domain names worth?

How to Perform Keyword Research and Rank in 2020 from HubSpot's SEO Senior Strategist

Hubspot

Becker advises you start your keyword research with competitive analysis, which allows you to see what similar domains are ranking for that you're not. Undoubtedly, search has changed in recent years.

The Major SEO Trends of 2020, According to HubSpot's Director of Acquisition

Hubspot

In the most recent HubSpot Research survey, 64% of marketers actively invest in SEO. According to HubSpot Research, page speed and mobile optimization are the most utilized tactics for SEO. Here at HubSpot, we now create about half the content we did just a couple of years ago, with a heavier focus on optimizing for intent rather than just search volume. Dive deeper into HubSpot's survey data by clicking the download button below.

4 HubSpot Sidekick Replacements for Email Tracking and Lead Generation

Leadfeeder

For a long time, HubSpot’s Sidekick was the go-to email tracking software for salespeople. In 2016, HubSpot announced the rebranding of Sidekick to HubSpot Sales, which was bundled as part of the HubSpot CRM and Sales product suite. While having little impact on those already using HubSpot’s CRM, this greatly impacted businesses using Sidekick alongside another CRM or users who did not use a CRM at all. It’s a very simple process to replace HubSpot Sidekick.

Predictive SEO: How HubSpot Saves Traffic We Haven’t Lost Yet

Hubspot

This post is a part of Made @ HubSpot, an internal thought series through which we extract lessons from experiments conducted by our very own HubSpotters. At HubSpot, we grow our organic traffic by making two trips up from the laundry room instead of one. Have you ever tried to bring your clean laundry upstairs by hand, and things keep falling out of the giant blob of clothing you’re carrying? This is a lot like trying to grow organic website traffic.

Why We Removed 3,000 Pieces of Outdated Content From the HubSpot Blog

Hubspot

Deleting 3,000 pages from the HubSpot Blog. Deleted 3,000 pages from the HubSpot Blog. When my team kicked off this project, we already knew there were a ton of older pages on the HubSpot blog that were getting essentially zero traffic -- we just didn't know how many. Once you've picked your weapon of choice, enter the root domain, subdomain, or subfolder you selected in step one. First, enter the root domain, subdomain, or subfolder you selected in step one.

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5 Essential SEO Tips That Have Helped HubSpot Become an Organic Powerhouse

Hubspot

In 2017, HubSpot experienced something that has never happened to us before -- our blog’s monthly traffic flattened. So, to boost your website’s engagement and, in turn, your domain authority, there's really only one way to do it -- you must attract and engage a loyal audience by creating high-quality content. Earning high-quality inbound links from websites and pages with high authority scores is crucial for boosting your domain authority.

Hosted Landing Pages vs. Embedded Forms

The Point

It’s also true that a full-blown CMS will provide greater design flexibility than a marketing automation platform like Marketo , Pardot , or Hubspot. A client asks: “Should we be hosting our campaign landing pages in Marketo?

We Asked Our Audience What They Really Think of PDF Ebooks: A HubSpot Experiment

Hubspot

So you can imagine my surprise when HubSpot's audience started telling us they still like to print out our ebooks -- which are often 20 or 30 pages in length -- instead of viewing them on a web page. In 2017 -- during the era of self-driving cars, augmented and virtual reality, and artificial intelligence -- our team here at HubSpot is constantly striving to test and implement the most modern techniques for content creation to provide cool, useful resources for our audience.

How We're Using Influencers to Drive Engagement on Social Media: A HubSpot Experiment

Hubspot

Check it out in action: The Results: Our pod has started to generate 10-20 additional comments per Instagram post from relevant influencers within HubSpot's vertical. If Instagrammers see influencers and companies they know and love engaging with HubSpot on Instagram, they might want to check us out, too. Here's how it works: 1) We encourage followers to "Turn on Post Notifications" from HubSpot to make sure they didn't miss the contest announcement.

4 HubSpot Sidekick Replacements for Email Tracking and Lead Generation

Leadfeeder

For a long time, HubSpot’s Sidekick was the go-to email tracking software for salespeople. In 2016, HubSpot announced the rebranding of Sidekick to HubSpot Sales, which was bundled as part of the HubSpot CRM and Sales product suite. While having little impact on those already using HubSpot’s CRM, this greatly impacted businesses using Sidekick alongside another CRM or users who did not use a CRM at all. It’s a very simple process to replace HubSpot Sidekick.

4 HubSpot Sidekick Replacements for Email Tracking and Lead Generation

Leadfeeder

For a long time, HubSpot’s Sidekick was the go-to email tracking software for salespeople. In 2016, HubSpot announced the rebranding of Sidekick to HubSpot Sales, which was bundled as part of the HubSpot CRM and Sales product suite. While having little impact on those already using HubSpot’s CRM, this greatly impacted businesses using Sidekick alongside another CRM or users who did not use a CRM at all. It’s a very simple process to replace HubSpot Sidekick.

How the HubSpot CMO Screens for Top Marketing Talent

Hubspot

At HubSpot, we like to use the acronym "DARC," which stands for digital, analytical, reach, and content: Digital means they live their lives online and are familiar and comfortable with blogging, social media, and the web in general. Domain expertise can also be important. Alternatively, you could hire an inbound marketer who will interview your domain experts (e.g.

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What Marketers Should Know About Google's Latest Announcements [HubSpot TV]

Hubspot

This year, however, Google decided to help keep things exciting with a couple of new announcements that were covered on this week's episode of the Marketing Update on HubSpot TV. Domains. domain , which removed every website using that domain from all Google search results. While Google reserves the right to ban all sites on a certain host if a high percentage of sites hosted on that domain are spammy, it's not something they do very often. Connect with HubSpot

Four Expert Local SEO Guides

Webbiquity

Miriam Ellis posits the 20 most important factors for ranking local search, then details each of the factors which include physical business address, domain authority of the website, verified Google+ Local page, quality of inbound links, inclusion of city and state in meta title tags, and (where applicable) quality of third-party reviews. The Ultimate List: 50 Local Business Directories by HubSpot.

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Five Steps to Implement a Championship Link Building Strategy

Webbiquity

Using Site Explorer , the tennis club was able to determine that TennisNow had an Ahrefs Domain Rank of 53, which meant any backlink pointing to their website in the “Author” section would be extremely valuable for their SEO strategy. According to HubSpot , companies who blog receive 97% more links to their website. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) HubSpot Jason Parks SEO link buildingGuest post by Jason Parks.

The 15 Best Special-Purpose SEO Tools

Webbiquity

Showcase reviews: RazorSocial (Technology), HubSpot, iMedia Connection, Perception System, MarketingLand, Cent Muruganandam, SmartBug Media, StoreYa Blog, Robbie Richards. Sample review: “Great customer service, and you can follow different competitors’ backlinks and have them sent straight to your inbox, with a description of which are the highest domains, which are the lowest, and whether or not they are dofollow or nofollow. HubSpot.

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Social media in B2B: from platforms to content… Ten years later.

Exo B2B

And in this area, the Content Marketing Institute and HubSpot are kings! First of all, this graph taken from a post on blogdumodératreur, which shows the results from HubSpot in France on the best social channels in the two domains, namely B2C and B2B and surprisingly, LinkedIn is listed third in B2B. In fact, almost all other studies and statistics report the dominance of the socio-professional platform, including CMI and HubSpot.

Best Cool SEO Tools of 2011

Webbiquity

Frequent best-of honoree Ann Smarty reviews WhoICompete and Andrew Griffiths’ search marketing tool , two tools that, in her words, “let you generate the list of domains that get ranked high for several related search queries (we call them ‘SERP dominators’)”–in other words, the companies that are successfully utilizing web presence optimization (WPO) around these search phrases. SEO is a blend of art and science.

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Inbound Marketing the Way God Intended

Biznology

and entire “informational” sites similar to Wikipedia, distributed globally, on many different servers and under many different domains and sub-domains to emulate its “impossible” counterpart. Internet Marketing Organic Search Paid Search Public Relations Search Marketing Social Media Marketing abraham Abraham Harrison Bad Pitch Blog chris abraham cluetrain manifesto HubSpot Inbound marketing marketing TechCrunchImage via Wikipedia.

The Ultimate List: 57 Online Local Business Directories

Hubspot

Backlinks -- also known as inbound links -- are crucial to your company website's domain authority. With that in mind, we've put together a list of the biggest and most important business listings sites today (based on Domain Authority gathered from Moz Link Explorer in May 2018).

because you can't beat free marketing training

The Effective Marketer

The Effective Marketer Effectiveness is a discipline and it can be learned Home About the Effective Marketer Books Speaking Because You Can’t Beat Free Marketing Training This is the second post finalizing the review of the Inbound Marketing University program from HubSpot.

Is Netflix a SaaS? 25 Examples of SaaS Companies that Are Rocking It

Single Grain

For example, if you use HubSpot and wish to connect Salesforce to it, it's quite simple. History: Google Apps for Your Domain was launched on August 28, 2006, but was rebranded as G Suite on September 29, 2016. 3) HubSpot. Overview: HubSpot offers software products for sales, inbound marketing and customer service. HubSpot is a B2B marketing tool for businesses of all sizes.

Best Business Blogging Tips of 2009, Part 2

Webbiquity

Marko Saric presents a huge collection of tips for maximizing business blog success, ranging from the basics (get your own domain name, think of a catchy title, be SEO-friendly) to the less obvious (make your blog tough to hack, “declutter&# your blog, don’t make assumptions about your readers, and include a media kit for potential advertisers). 5 Simple Tips for Creating a Content Culture at Your Company by Hubspot’s Inbound Internet Marketing Blog.

HubSpot's Blog Team on How to Be a Better Blogger

Hubspot

At the HubSpot Blog, which gets a whopping eight million page views per day and has seen a 25% boost in traffic year after year , we've experimented with and written many key strategies that can make any blog successful. To walk you through producing and effective blog, I decided to compile a list of 15 tips from a handful of HubSpot Blog managers. Know your target audience, and write for them," says Karla Cook, the HubSpot Blog's Senior Team Manager.