Sat.Sep 14, 2019 - Fri.Sep 20, 2019

Hyper-Personalized Customer Engagement: Why Account-Based Selling?

Seismic

According to The State of Enterprise Sales Enablement 2019 , 85 percent of sales and marketing leaders agree that buyers will dismiss a seller in the first interaction if they don’t receive tailored information.

Conversational Marketing, Social Media & Words That Work

BuzzSumo

Between GDPR updates and falling reach on Facebook, marketers are in a tailspin. Now more than ever, we need to know what types of posts draw attention on Facebook, and we need to build our strategies around them.

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Intent Data Astronaut Training: 101

EverString

The post Intent Data Astronaut Training: 101 appeared first on EverString. Intent Data Modern Data Predictive Marketing

Why CMOs Should Care About Agile Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

This article is based on my forthcoming book, Mastering Marketing Agility (Berrett-Koehler, June 2020). . When a CMO is hired, somewhere an hourglass flips over.

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How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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

How to Market a Startup, Part 1: Branding, Customer, and Messaging

Webbiquity

Most startup founders aren’t marketing professionals. But there are a few things about marketing that are vital to understand in order to be successful. Entrepreneurs emerge from a wide variety of backgrounds. In the technology sector, they are most often software developers or engineers.

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Survey: More Marketers Turning to Instagram Stories to Resonate with Target Audiences

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers turn to social media to reach out to their customers and prospects, a new survey shows that they are now finding more success on Instagram.

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4 Content Distribution Strategies That Make Web Traffic Soar

Marketing Insider Group

According to Hubspot, Content Marketing costs 62% less than traditional marketing. But it still takes time to produce. And, as they say, time is money. Make every piece of content that you write, photograph, or film count.

Six Ways to Make Your Meetings More Effective

Webbiquity

Guest post by Amanda Mcphail. For better or worse, meetings are a fact of life in business. Properly run, meetings are vital for communication, coordination, planning, and accountability. Improperly run, they are perceived as a waste of time and an interruption of “real work.”

What’s Wrong With Duplicate Content? A Beginner’s Overview

Act-On

In this blog, we take a look at what constitutes “duplicate content,” how it can damage your SEO efforts, and how to repurpose content the right way. Content Marketing Web

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The Account-Based Marketing Playbook

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

Expert Insight: The Role of Budget in Achieving Key Marketing Objectives [Interview]

KoMarketing Associates

The majority of marketers are confident that they will reach their main objectives in the calendar year, but despite this fact, new research suggests that their budget is still holding them back from exceeding expectations.

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8 Steps to Create a Great Marketing Plan for Your Event

Marketing Insider Group

Event planning is hard work, but that doesn’t mean you can kick back and relax once you’ve booked your venue and organized your guest speakers. Unless you’re planning a unique event in a very popular industry, your event is not going to market itself.

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The Seven Best WordPress SEO Tips No One Talks About

Webbiquity

Guest post. Over the past decade, WordPress use has grown tremendously, and it has evolved from a blogging platform into the world’s most widely implemented content management system (CMS).

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It's all About Customer Success

Modern Marketing

As you’ve probably heard by now, there was an announcement made at Oracle OpenWorld , and not just any announcement. On the contrary, this was a biggie. Dubbed “Redwood,” it is the name for Oracle’s next-generation user experience across product and marketing.

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!

Report: 34% of Marketers Say Their Company Only Analyzes 20% of Available Customer Data

KoMarketing Associates

Many marketers have a large amount of data at their fingertips, but new research suggests that they are not extracting as much valuable information from it as possible.

Why Advocacy Marketing Must Include Employees

Marketing Insider Group

With the shifting world of marketing and the ever-increasing use of social media by brands, marketing advocacy strategies are imperative. One of the most important parts of advocacy marketing, besides your loyal customers, is your employees. Let’s explore why they are the key to your success.

What Is the Google Search Console?

Act-On

Google Search Console can help you gain valuable digital insights so you can optimize your website and fix any issues. Content Marketing Demand and Lead Generation Web

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Account-Based Marketing: Can Your Organization Benefit?

Modern Marketing

Account-based marketing (ABM) continues to be a trending topic for B2B organizations in 2019. It is one of the hottest topics in digital marketing, but it has been around for years.

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.

Report: CX Remains a Priority for Marketers, But Many Only ‘Somewhat Satisfied’ with Results

KoMarketing Associates

Many marketers have already made it a priority to provide an excellent customer experience, but according to new research, not all of them are satisfied with the results of their efforts thus far.

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Exploring HR Audiences: Real-time, Custom Content Consumption Insights

Marketing Insider Group

B2B marketers are feeling the heat. With a focus on building campaign strategies around targeted personas and customized content, the pressure is on.

6 Social Media Mistakes That Can Dramatically Hurt Your Sales

Biznology

The benefits of using various social media platforms to market your business are plentiful, with quite a few channels to choose from, and a large captive audience just waiting to view your content. However, it’s never as easy as most people assume.

4 Principles for Effective Lead Management

Modern Marketing

Lead management is part of any business that has leads — that is, any business that requires consideration before making a purchase decision. There are many organizations that lack a cross-functional process that’s required in order to manage leads.

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.

Our Data Shows Deadlines Will Improve Your Content Marketing ROI By Nearly 2.5x

Contently

If you want action, add a ticking clock to the mix. Hollywood has been using that formula for years. Think of the bomb about to detonate ( Speed ), the person about to wake up ( Inception ), and the game about to end (every sports movie ever).

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How to Make Your Content More Relevant with Original Research

Marketing Insider Group

Gust post from by Denise Dubie . Data grabs your audience’s attention faster than opinions and it adds credibility to your story. Everyone loves data. You see it on billboards, hear it on the radio, and read it anywhere there is content to consume.

5 Steps to Building a Great eCommerce CRM: A Definitive Guide

Biznology

The use of CRM solutions for maintaining relationships with customers is a longstanding trend. As when it comes to online retails, customer data management is an essential part of any e-commerce platform.

For Great Video, Focus on Audio Quality

Modern Marketing

Welcome to episode 4 of On the Fly , our video series with small bites (two mins or less) of marketing advice and training from marketing experts—delivered while they are on the road, at the airport, or traveling somewhere.

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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.