Thu.Feb 02, 2012

Boost Demand Generation Using Target Ready Buyer Models

Tony Zambito

©All rights reserved by Kenny Madden. Recently, I published two articles related to 5 ways buyer behaviors are affecting B2B sales , and 5 ways they are affecting B2B marketing.

How Not to Manage Email Unsubscribes [4 Awful Examples]

Digital B2B Marketing

Unsubscribing should be easy! Let’s face it, email is convenient, but sometimes email marketing sucks. Today’s business buyers are flooded with email they do not want and it seems cannot get rid of. The problem is, publishers and marketers rely heavily on email.

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Best Quora Guides and Insights of 2011


Is Quora still a significant social media destination? When the service was first launched, I was (like many others) flooded with notifications of new followers and invitations to follow back, to the point of annoyance.

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7 Examples of Brands That Pop on Pinterest


I’m sitting here next to an empty pan of mini red velvet donuts, and all I want to do is find another recipe to bake this weekend. No, my first stop won’t be the Food Network, Gourmet, or Cooking Light.

The Content Marketing Pyramid

The Ultimate Framework To Develop & Execute Your Content Marketing Strategy

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Improve Sales Lead Generation via Marketing Analytics Part 1: Four Steps


When it comes to improving sales lead generation results, using marketing technology without analytics expertise and business acumen results in a numbers glut devoid of action items. And analytics expertise without leveraging technology results in uninformed “what ifs” and conjecture.

6 Different Emails Every Marketer Should Consider Sending


Whether you're just starting out with email marketing or you already have some experience sending marketing emails, you've probably wondered about the types of email communication you can send to your database. Should you nurture your subscribers with weekly newsletters?

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Does Google need me to be a programmer to succeed at SEO?


Image via Wikipedia. Among my students taking my search marketing classes, I am often asked what kind of technical skills are needed to succeed at search engine optimization.

27 Startling Pieces of Insider Info Facebook's S-1 Revealed [Data]


Did you hear? You probably heard.just about everywhere. Facebook filed their S-1 yesterday, and is charging full steam ahead to their much anticipated IPO.

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Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

A framework comprising of best practices to consider and red flags to avoid.

SMSS Las Vegas: Twitter Analysis & Action


Who: Kurt Krejny, Director of Online Marketing at Fathom. What: Workshop: “Twitter Analysis & Action: Cater to Followers and Attract Key Influencers to Get Results that Matter!” ” Where: SMSS (Social Media Strategies Summit) Las Vegas, Nevada. When: February 7, 2012, 3:15-5:15 (Full conference is all day from Feb. 7th-9th). Registration on official SMSS website. Read more about Kurt’s Twitter workshop. Be Sociable, Share! Tweet. Events

B2B Marketing Lessons From Broadway Joe: Can't Wait to Win

MLT Creative

I wrote this post more than two years ago and thought of re-posting it while watching a new HBO documentary on Joe Namath, called “ Namath: From Beaver Falls to Broadway.” ” The film tells his amazing story via vintage clips, photos, and stories amusingly recounted by Namath himself. It includes his heroics, his humanity and, yes, even the infamous sideline interview from 2002 in which he tried repeatedly to kiss reporter Suzy Kolber during a live broadcast.

Instagram for Brands


Major brands are beginning to use Instagram, the mobile photo-sharing app that has gone well beyond stylized photos of brunch to become a bona fide social media hit. Since its launch in October 2010, the Apple-only service is home to 15 million users and more than 400 million uploaded photos.