Mon.Mar 04, 2019

Why Isn’t My ABM Working? 5 Easy B2B Marketing Mistakes

Inbox Insight

Reading time: 3 minutes. Account-Based Marketing (ABM) is here to stay, that much is clear. Its allure is evident; hand-pick the specific organizations you wish to sell to, ensure your marketing efforts are hyper-targeted, drive engagements that ultimately end in profit.

6 Creative Ways to Recycle Your Content

Marketing Insider Group

Let’s face it. Coming up with new ideas for content can be a struggle. We are so entrenched in our work and our specific industries that the topics that matter begin to fade from view and new concepts may start to feel like we’ve already been there, done that.

Author Interview: Joe Contrera, Extraordinary Results

Webbiquity

What makes a leader truly effective? It’s question that’s been at the center of conferences, workshops, blogs, and MBA courses for decades, and a topic of books and debates for centuries. The most effective leaders guide others rather than command them.

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Content Marketing Tips: How to Attract Your Audience

B2B PR Sense

B2B content marketing has become the white bread of content marketing. It's on every B2B marketer's menu and unfortunately a lot of it is as exciting as white bread. It lacks texture, and flavor and gusto. Beyond that, it's often missing a solid foundation.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

Gain exclusive insights on priorities, tactics, and challenges from SMB Marketing Leaders.

People, Process, and Technology Working Together: Keys to Marketing Automation Success

Modern Marketing

Marketing automation success comes from finding the right person to lead marketing automation through to how to get all the marketing team to adopt automation.

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Instagram Marketing: Social Media Experts Share Top Tips

Content Marketing Institute

Instagram offers big bang for your social media buck and creative ways to build active, engaged communities. Learn how to get an edge on your competition with this new roundup of the best Instagram tips and tricks.

How to Analyze User Behavior Data on Your Website

Spiralytics

Consumer data is becoming more and more essential in many business processes, especially when it comes to marketing. And it’s not just about the basic details like demographics—nowadays, the more specific the data, the better. Web Analytics Behavioral Data

How Product Videos Can Affect Conversion Rates

Convert

A study by Google found that almost 50% of internet users check out product videos before visiting a store to make a purchase. They also found that over 90% of people have discovered new products by watching videos on YouTube.

Social Media Etiquette for Business Owners: 25 Do’s & Don’ts

Outbound Engine

Getting started with social media etiquette for business owners can be tough. The constant evolution of social networks can make it difficult to stay on top of best practices.

The Account-Based Marketing Playbook

Account-Based Marketing is a strategy, not a solution.

B2BMX: We Came, We Saw, We Didn’t Give Away Branded Water Bottles

PureB2B

All good things must come to an end, and B2BMX was no exception! PureB2B, armed with a new logo and new brand, took the floor for what turned out to be an amazing event!

Salesforce Field History Retention Policy: What It Means and Why You Should Care

InsightSquared

At InsightSquared, we talk a lot about using your historical Salesforce data to expose and identify patterns from years past to dramatically improve accuracy in the present and future.

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Only B2B

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Social Causes That Gen Z Cares About—and Why You Should Care, Too

Modern B2B Marketing

The kids are growing up. Believe it or not, the oldest of Generation Z ( those born between 1996 and 2010 , according to MDR) are starting to graduate from college. They’re making many of their own decisions and influencing their parents and society as a whole.

7 Marketing and Sales Strategies to Grow Your Revenue Fast

Speaker: Christopher Ryan, Founder and CEO of Fusion Marketing Partners

Many companies have the core marketing and sales elements to take their revenue to the next level, but are still missing out on some key opportunities. Join Christopher Ryan, CEO of Fusion Marketing Partners and writer of the recent book "The Expert’s B2B Revenue Growth Playbook," to discover seven steps that you can immediately take to grow your company’s revenue quickly and consistently!

Digital Branding for Professional Services

Hinge Marketing

The digital transformation that has reshaped industry after industry has come to professional services — profoundly impacting how a firm’s brand is shaped and communicated. Digital branding is here to stay. Digital Branding Defined.

How Cybersecurity Marketers Can Be More Effective with AI-Driven Intelligence

Mintigo

This week, all eyes of the technology world are focused on the annual RSA security conference in San Francisco where attendees will learn from the best and the brightest in the cybersecurity field.

Pinterest Optimization in 2019

SEMrush

Unlike most social channels, Pinterest seems more intent on boosting organic exposure than it does on restricting it. This article will take you through some critical high-level factors to consider when optimizing your Pinterest content for increased exposure. Social Media

7 Easy Ways to Improve Your Retargeting Ad Campaigns

Buffer

Retargeting, also known as remarketing, is a powerful form of digital advertising in which audiences (potential customers) are targeted with specific ads based on their behavior online.

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A Crash Course in B2B Email Creative

Speaker: Howard Sewell, President, Spear Marketing Group

Too often, email campaigns are seen as something that "just anyone" on your team can put together. But in today's attention economy, strong creative can be the defining factor that gets your email to stand out in the inbox. Join Howard Sewell of Spear Marketing Group, a leading B2B agency, as he uses real-world examples to highlight tips, techniques and key principles that can make or break your campaigns.

2018 Deliverability Benchmarking Series: Q4 Retail

eDataSource

All email marketers rightly want to know how they’re doing in relation to their industry peers. To answer those questions, this piece begins a series of industry deep-dives made possible by the extensive data asset on the eDataSource platform.

How RevOps Drives ABM Success

Engagio

A big thank you to Engagio for welcoming our words into their digital home. It’s true: we’ve been talking a lot lately about ABM and its relationship to RevOps. A couple of weeks back, our CEO, Jason Reichl, even sat down with Brandon Redlinger, Director of Growth at Engagio, for a chat about it.

Increase Your Landing Page Speed (By Stealing Our Homework)

Unbounce

If you’ve read Unbounce’s 2019 Page Speed Report (and you really should), then you already know why speed is so important this year. Slow-loading landing pages have always been an obstacle to higher conversions, and now Google is punishing poor mobile load times in its search rankings.

Pivotal iQ is Now HG Insights

HG Data

Today Pivotal iQ is officially rebranding as HG Insights, and we’re proud to announce the launch of the new HG Insights Platform. All Pivotal iQ customers have been upgraded to the HG Insights Platform, which now gives customers on-demand access to a broader set of the world’s best technographics.

5 Imperatives of a Rockstar ABM Program

Speaker: Danny Nail, Sr. Director, Head of Global Account Based Marketing, SAP

Want to get started with ABM, but not sure where to begin? It's all about understanding: understanding your customers, understanding on an organizational level what your definitions, approaches, and ideal outcomes are, and having the understanding - and support - of your stakeholders. Join Danny Nail, Head of Global Account Based Marketing at SAP and SAP Marketer of the Year, as he explains five concrete steps your organization can take to achieve ABM excellence.

7 of the Best AI Chatbots for 2019

Hubspot

Whether it’s on Facebook Messenger, their website, or even text messaging, more and more brands are leveraging chatbots to service their customers, market their brand, and even sell their products.

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How to Earn Backlinks for Your Website

SmartBug Media

Backlinks to your website are one of the most valuable components of SEO and one of the best ways to increase your rankings in search engine results—when done properly. Earning backlinks the “white hat” way can help improve your visibility in search, help Google recognize your website as high-quality, and can even help you increase brand awareness. Here are the tactics I suggest implementing to earn backlinks for your website: Guest Blogging.

The 19 Best Content Marketing Tools in 2019

Hubspot

While no content marketing tool can replace a solid strategy and talented humans, having the right tech stack can certainly help you get the job done better, easier, and more efficiently. There are hundreds of content marketing tools available, some free or cheap and some very expensive.

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[Storytellers Interview | Gear Patrol Studios] The Branded Content Trifecta: “Process, Communication, and Empathy”

Keywee

The Storytellers , our series featuring candid interviews with leaders from the publishing world, is part of our efforts to showcase successful thought-leaders and share their insights with the rest of the storytelling community.

Customer-Centric Websites: Successful Strategies to Engage B2B Buyers

Speaker: Kellie de Leon, Vice President of Marketing & Strategy, The Mx Group

Chances are, you’re under the gun to convert more leads from your website. To increase conversion, your site needs high-quality content, user-friendly navigation paths, and calls to action that appeal to your target customers. But how do you go about this? And wouldn’t it be great to see some real-world examples from B2B companies that are doing it successfully? Kellie de Leon, VP of marketing and strategy at B2B agency The Mx Group, works with marketers every day to help them create and execute customer-centric strategies and content that increase web engagement and conversion. In this webinar, she'll discuss how to make your website more customer-centric.