Sat.Jun 28, 2014 - Fri.Jul 04, 2014

26 Google Webmaster Tools Videos Addressing Common B2B Link Building Questions

KoMarketing Associates

Last week we wrote a best practice guideline for a client, on how to acquire quality links in today’s SEO environment.

Finding the brand positioning sweet spot

Savanta

Managing a B2B brand isn’t easy. In a recent survey of 100 senior B2B marketers conducted for the B2B Leaders Forum by Circle Research , they named three major challenges: Resources: Brand building is a lower priority than activity which directly builds revenue in the short-term.

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Lead Generation: Streamlining the process for quality over quantity

B2B Lead Generation

Tweet For her first week on the job, Debbie Pryer, Program Manager, Siemens Healthcare, arrived ready to accept an intimidating challenge: Bring Marketing and Sales together for one common cause – generating quality leads.

How to Measure Success in Inbound Marketing

The Forward Observer

Artillery B2B Marketing Blog > The Forward Observer With so much inbound marketing data that can be analyzed, are you overwhelmed with what to measure to be successful? Start with these questions.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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

As the Demand for Online Services Grows, Will The Product Based Business Fade Away?

KoMarketing Associates

As more people turn to online services for entertainment, education and music, Avangate has conducted a survey to gauge their actual influence. The cloud commerce provider asked 1,046 U.S. adults questions pertaining to their online services use, as well as their product use.

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Marketing Wake Up Call – CASL and Email Deliverability

ANNUITAS

Today’s the day marketers…July 1, 2014. Why so significant? Yes, it’s a short week due to the US holiday, but there is a more pressing business issue that you now really need to think about, Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) is now in effect.

Google+ on its Third Birthday

Biznology

I have been covering Google Plus since its inception three years ago. In that time, I have been a fan, a proponent, a critic, a skeptic, and conspiracy theorist.

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4 Ways to Manage Change Management For Successful Demand Generation

Modern Marketing

by Contributor Friendly | Tweet this Editor’s Note: Today’s post comes Courtesy of Carlos Hidalgo , an innovative thought-leader with more than 20 years experience as a B2B marketing practitioner and industry visionary.

Newsletters, Social Media, Blogs: What’s Best?

Writing on the Web

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The Account-Based Marketing Playbook

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

CMO’s…It’s Time to Align with Your CIO

ANNUITAS

Note: This post first ran September 10, 2013 via the ANNUITAS blog. We are posting again because this topic is still a pressing issue and highly relevant today.

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Has social business finally arrived?

Biznology

Based on what has been written by advocates of social business, one might have expected radical changes to have already occurred across the business landscape.

A Stroll Down Out-of-Memory Lane

Webbiquity

Ah, summer–grilling, campfires, water sports, family trips, watching the World Cup (at least until yesterday)… It’s easy to get distracted this time of year, and particularly this week, with national holidays in the U.S. and Canada.

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Why Marketing Analytics Are Needed For Growth

Crimson Marketing

Business leaders are armed with greater decision-making power since the development of marketing technology and analytics tools.

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!

8 Elements of the Perfect Blog Post

B2B Marketing Traction

What does a perfect blog post look like? In this post I paint a picture and show and explain the eight elements of the perfect post, so it’s easy for bloggers to visualize. I recently curated an article on the perfect blog post by Kevan Lee of Buffer.

Stop putting account links in your emails

Biznology

For years, we’ve been giving people advice to avoid clicking on links in phishing emails. At one time, that was possible because the bad guys were inept. They had spelling errors, weird URLs, stupid-looking logos, ham-handed come-ons, and worse.

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5 Important Facts About Canada’s Anti Spam Legislation (CASL)

Modern Marketing

by Kevin Senne | Tweet this Editor's Note: Today's post comes courtesy of Kevin Senne who leads global deliverability for the Oracle Marketing Cloud. July 1, 2014, the day at long last that CASL (Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation) finally comes into force. Hopefully, your company preparations for this change were finalized weeks ago. If you are just coming to the CASL party, you may have some significant work to do.

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Happy Independence Eve!

Crimson Marketing

As we prepare to celebrate our great nation’s birthday, let’s not forget this quote by Abraham Lincoln: “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.” ” Have a fun and safe holiday weekend!

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.

Feel the Need. The Need for Speed.

Fathom

Fans of classic 80′s movies will recognize the quote “I feel the need. The need for speed!” ” as the rally cry of Maverick in Top Gun. He was a hot-shot fighter pilot, but if you care about the success of your B2B web presence you also should feel the need for speed.

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Are you brave enough for digital marketing?

Biznology

I spend a lot of my time speaking, teaching, training–use whatever word you like the best. Most of that work is in digital marketing. Because I train approximately 1500 students a year, I have probably seen just about every kind of digital marketing student you can imagine.

The Attention Web: What B2B Marketers Need to Know

Marketing Craftmanship

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StrongView Moves Beyond Email to Real-Time, Contextual Marketing

Customer Experience Matrix

Today''s email vendors face an interesting business challenge. On one hand, building a high-volume email engine is a lot harder than you’d think, so business is strong despite near-commodity status.

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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.

High Schoolers Try Digital Marketing: A Fathom Internship

Fathom

For two weeks, I worked with two high school seniors who are interested in learning about the digital marketing industry.

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The Marketing Automation Sales Cycle

Salesfusion

The post The Marketing Automation Sales Cycle appeared first on Marketing Automation | Lead Generation | Email Marketing | Salesfusion. Best Practices Email Marketing Lead Nurture Website Tracking

5 Important Facts About Canada’s Anti Spam Legislation (CASL)

Modern Marketing

by Kevin Senne | Tweet this Editor's Note: Today's post comes courtesy of Kevin Senne who leads global deliverability for the Oracle Marketing Cloud. July 1, 2014, the day at long last that CASL (Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation) finally comes into force. Hopefully, your company preparations for this change were finalized weeks ago. If you are just coming to the CASL party, you may have some significant work to do.

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CASL Compliance: Q & A About Canada’s Anti-Spam Law

Marketing Action

Recently David Fowler, Act-On’s Chief Deliverability and Privacy Officer, delivered a webinar about the impact of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), which went into effect July 1, 2014. During the Q&A session, webinar attendees asked great questions about the details of compliance.

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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.