Mon.Jun 17, 2019

What the Rise of the Robot Content Writer Means for Digital Marketers

Modern Marketing

In an effort to stay competitive, many media companies and news organizations are employing teams of robot reporters to crank out stories using very basic templates created by human editors.

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65% of B2B marketers use content syndication, why aren’t you?

Madison Logic

By Damien Charles, ABM Strategist at Madison Logic Last year, I worked with a CMO at a cloud solutions company that was focused on finding ways to shorten their sales cycle from 8-10 months to roughly 6.

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5 Tools to Help You Convert Your Website Traffic

ClearVoice

What is a good website conversion rate? This is the million-dollar question. Ask any marketer and they will tell you that the industry standard 2-4% site conversion rate isn’t good enough.

Webinar: Prove ROI and Make the Business Case for Industrial Content Marketing

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial content marketing for engaging with engineers and technical professionals can be challenging. I’ve written about these problems in the past.

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Why Conversational AI Is Key to Customer Service in the Customer Experience Era

In today’s hyper-competitive market, every business must become a customer experience-first business. Customer satisfaction has become more important than price or any individual feature. Read the new Tractica white paper to learn how important conversational AI is to your CX strategy.

Time To Define Your Internal Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Your content marketing strategy most likely focuses on your external audience – your customers or followers. This makes sense, after all these people are the ones who’ll spend their money and help your business generate income.

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Your Top Content Marketing KPIs to Monitor in 2019

Marketing Insider Group

As technology transforms the digital landscape, the top content marketing KPIs you need to monitor often change with it. In 2019, monitoring key performance indicators gets even more complex when you factor in the purpose of each piece of content, as SEO consultant Benj Arriola points out.

The State of Email Engagement: When, Where, and How People Engage with Email

Litmus

Email engagement is like a black box for many email marketers. Too often, marketers only look at opens and clicks, but have no insight into what happens in between. Like in any marketing discipline, better insights are the foundation to improving campaign performance in email marketing.

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10 Tips From Best-Selling Authors That Will Polish Your Content

Content Marketing Institute

What can you learn from those best-selling fiction authors to make your content marketing shine? A lot. They know how to keep readers turning the page. Here are 10 tips from Stephen King, F. Scott Fitzgerald, George Orwell, and more.

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9 Tips to Take Your Blog Content from Average to Awesome

Single Grain

Around 4 million blog posts are written every day. But just because everyone is creating blog content to promote their business doesn't mean that it's all great. Although blogging is a terrific way to build an audience for your business, it isn't as easy as churning out numerous posts every month.

6 Steps to Building Predictable Lead Flow and Revenue

Achieving predictable lead flow and revenue depends on monitoring sales history and developing a robust, flexible lead development process. Download this eBook for 6 clear steps you can take to build that process today.

Of dinosaurs and meteors: 2 different (and contentious) models of technology adoption

chiefmartech

Boy, did I kick a hornet’s nest. A couple of weeks ago, I shared an article from MIT Sloan Management Review , Implement First, Ask Questions Later (or Not at All) by Stephen J. Andriole.

Effective Content Collaboration for Large Teams: The Key Elements

DivvyHQ

Collaboration is a beautiful thing. It’s a marketing leader’s dream… unified teams all pulling together, striving for omnichannel marketing mastery. What could possibly go wrong?

Should You Be a Content Marketing Writer?

ClearVoice

You’ve considered many variations of a creative career, from writing scripts to being a social media coordinator to being a professor. Lifestyle journalism pays less every year, leaving generalists (i.e.,

What Have We Done With Our Happiness?

Engagio

EDITOR’S NOTE: Last night on the TV show Chopped, there was a lady who came to America with $70 and a suitcase. She now owns 3 food trucks and won the show, claiming she’s living the “American Dream.”.

Lead Generation Companies: How to Pick a Right One

Have you ever had a bad experience using a lead generation company? If the answer is yes, you are certainly not alone; fortunately, MarketJoy has put together 4 simple questions that you can use to judge your next potential lead gen partner.

How can I differentiate between a good digital marketer and a bad one when hiring for a contract job?

Net-Results

As a former marketing contractor, I might be able to answer this properly. I think it really depends on what you’re trying to achieve with said contract job. “Digital marketing” is a very broad term and therefore you need to be more specific about your desired outcomes.

Is Your Marketing Data Missing Your Most Powerful Data Set?

Modern B2B Marketing

Interactions with prospects and customers before, during, and after an event don’t just offer a chance for engagement, but also a unique opportunity to further customize your follow-up, communications, and their next event experience, which in turn helps accelerate impact, velocity, and conversion.

PPC Tools: 39 Solutions for Paid Advertising Pros (Plus a Bonus)

SEMrush

We talked to our PPC team, as well as dozens of PPC marketers at several conferences we attended this spring and came up with a list of 39 tools that make the lives of paid advertising pros easier.

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Personal branding trends to tap into on social media

Sprout Social

Having a personal brand, whether you’re job hunting, running your own business or at any stage in your career, is essential. It’s what separates you from the rest of the pack and helps build important connections that boost your growth and development.

4 Steps to Developing Your Customer Care Strategy

The quality of a customer care strategy can make or break a company, but simply resolving a customer service issue or complaint is no longer enough. Learn the 4 steps that address the major points you need to consider when building a customer care roadmap.

We Have Marketing Envy For…

Marketing Envy

Our business goal is to create such spectacular marketing results for our clients that their competitors are left green with envy. But, there’s (almost) nothing I love more than getting impressed and inspired by the marketing efforts of other companies. Sometimes, I’m even a little envious.

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Cold Calling vs. Warm Calling: Is Cold Calling Dead?

Zoominfo

You don’t have to be in the B2B sales world to be familiar with the term “cold calling.” It’s a phrase that’s likely to elicit a negative response, whether you’re in the business world or an average citizen who has received one too many unsolicited calls.

7 Tips on How to Market Your Business

Only B2B

Marketing your business is very important, no matter what the size of your business is. However, a lot of you don’t know how to market your business which is why. The post 7 Tips on How to Market Your Business appeared first on ONLY B2B. blogs

Magento’s Site Speed and the eCommerce Experience: An Analysis

Convert

This year has proven to be a very important year for eCommerce. In fact, it seems as though eCommerce becomes more and more complicated every year. There are new features that always need to be taken into consideration and new analytics to measure.

7 Cold Calling Tactics You Aren't Using but Should Be

Cold calling isn‘t dead; neither is it on its deathbed. In fact, it’s one of the most effective ways to increase sales and drive revenue. Learn 7 preperation strategies to lessen your stress, and to become a better closer!

Q&A:The future of display advertising

Bannerflow

Display advertising is undergoing a revival! But what is it marketers need to know to stay at the forefront of an evolving digital advertising landscape? In this article, we interview Kevin Lee, Chairman and Founder of US marketing firm, Didit. We discuss the crucial roles which creativity, relevancy, and technology, will have on the future of display advertising. Why is display advertising having a revival? Keven Lee: There are many factors driving the display advertising revival.

Marie Kondo-ing Your LinkedIn: The LinkedIn Audit Blueprint to Help Your Profile Shine

Buffer

We wish for you to have the very best, most fulfilling career possible, doing work that you love. And one of the best routes to that dream job is having a dreamy LinkedIn profile ! We’ll show you how. Today we’re giving you a checklist for a LinkedIn makeover.

Internal Linking: How To

The Lead Agency

As defined by Moz, Internal Links are hyperlinks that point to the same domain as the domain that the link exists on.

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Google Core Update June 2019 [Original Research]

MarketMuse

We analyzed the content quality of the top 20 winners and losers of Google's Core Update June 2019. Here's what we found. The post Google Core Update June 2019 [Original Research] appeared first on MarketMuse. SEO Content Strategy

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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