Sat.Jul 22, 2017 - Fri.Jul 28, 2017

10 Public Relations Tactics That Will Make You a Startup Rockstar

B2B PR Sense

Startups face an interesting dilemma when it comes to public relations tactics. They need attention in order to grow their audience and increase brand awareness. But how can they become known when they are forced to compete with larger, more established businesses? It's a David and Goliath story.

Stuck on words: how can marketing connect with customers better?

B2B Lead Generation

How can marketers better connect with people we hope will become our customers? Over the past year, I’ve been researching why there’s such a disconnect between marketing and customers so I can understand how to bridge that gap. Because right now, the trust gap between marketers and customers has never been wider. For example, this recent Gallup Poll shows that confidence in the honesty and ethics of marketers and sellers isn’t much higher than Members of Congress.

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5 Common Campaign Implementation Mistakes and How to Overcome Them [Slideshare]

Tomorrow People

Discover the mistakes B2B marketers make when implementing campaigns - and how to become the marketing wizard who overcomes them

How human creativity plays a role in AI

Act-On

Learn how Artificial intelligence may play a role in support, but how Marketing and Sales should remain focused on building meaningful relationships. Marketing Strategy ai artificial intelligence creativity

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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

50 amazing facts about Amazon.com to inspire your company

Biznology

Amazon.com facts are especially relevant now; with Amazon making some of the most expensive company acquisitions in the most unlikely industries, there is lots of speculation as to why and what is really going on.

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3 Ways to Integrate Account-Based Marketing Into Your Sales Practices

Modern Marketing

Now that you have discovered the benefits of using an account-based marketing (ABM) strategy to maximize your available marketing and sales resources by developing personalized campaigns for targeted accounts, it's time to focus on how you can further integrate ABM into your sales practices.

62% of Customers Want Marketing Content that Speaks to Pain Points

KoMarketing Associates

New research suggests that customers prefer to turn to original marketing content during the buying process that addresses their specific pain points. To learn more about customer preferences, the Content Marketing Institute and SmartBrief recently conducted the “How Content Influences the Purchasing Process” survey. The findings showed that the majority of customers (62 percent) prefer marketing content that speaks to their specific needs and/or pain points.

The Facebook Sharing Debugger is an essential content marketing tool

Biznology

Facebook is pretty good at making everything you share look pretty good all on its own — until it doesn’t. What then?

3 Insanely Good Reasons Why Marketers Should Publish on Medium

Act-On

Medium attracts 60 million visitors monthly. Find out three insanely good reasons why you should consider medium for marketers. Content Marketing Marketing Strategy content marketing medium medium for marketers

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The Account-Based Marketing Playbook

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

Don't Let A Good Word Go To Waste

Modern Marketing

Transformation has become just a word. Does that seem like an odd thing to say? How can I say that, given all the excitement, the passion, the intensity of discussion running through the business world regarding strategies for digital transformation?

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How to Make B2B More Exciting: Experts Weigh In

KoMarketing Associates

After a recent industry news post about whether or not marketing is an art or a science, we wondered if the trick to a successful B2B marketing campaign is to think of marketing as a blend between the two. We asked some of our favorite digital marketing experts their thoughts on how creativity has influenced their campaigns and what they have done to make B2B marketing more engaging with their audience.

Getting to ABM: notes from the field

Biznology

Account-based marketing is a hot concept in B2B these days, but how does it really work on the ground?

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Why Demand Generation Requires a Strategic Mindset

Marketing Insider Group

Demand generation is complex. 7,000-piece jigsaw puzzle complex. This dynamism is the root of demand gen’s power, as well as the seeds of its downfall. When marketers don’t get the whole puzzle to fit together, the result is a jumbled mess of marketing tactics rather than the masterpiece you get when every piece works in […]. The post Why Demand Generation Requires a Strategic Mindset appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Demand Generation

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!

How LinkedIn Sales Navigator Can Generate Qualified Leads

NuSpark

Launched in August 2014, LinkedIn’s Sales Navigator makes use of the social platform’s richly populated database of business profiles to identify the ideal prospective customer.

The Many Hats on a Marketer’s Hat Rack

Act-On

A marketing role is part creative, part analyst, part researcher. In fact, a marketer wears many hats over the course of her day or career – and marketing automation can help all.

5 tips to get people to buy online

Biznology

Online sales is a booming industry and the revenue is growing exponentially. One just has to look at the many retail giants with years of experience that have either scaled back or closed down altogether to see the effect it is having on traditional retailers.

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How to Ramp Up Your B2B Sales Lead Generation with Social Media

Marketing Insider Group

Social media is no longer just a fun, helpful supplement to a marketing mix. For many companies, it has become the primary vehicle for customer engagement. In fact, a report by LinkedIn found that 90% top performing sales representatives incorporate social media into their tactics. Using the right tools and data, you can find compelling […]. The post How to Ramp Up Your B2B Sales Lead Generation with Social Media appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Demand Generation

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.

5 Predictive Modeling Techniques for Better Marketing

Reachforce

Predictive modeling techniques have become the ultimate tool in a marketing technologist’s belt for increasing the impact of campaigns and demonstrating return on investment.

Countdown to GDPR ? Are You Ready?

Act-On

As GDPR looms closer, we examine how it will affect marketers and what you need to do to prepare. Deliverability deliverability GDPR General Data Protection Regulation

Do writers need to know SEO?

Biznology

Have you read sales pages that scream, “You don’t need to know SEO! Our software does it all!” ” Solving your SEO writing woes with software sounds so easy. You wouldn’t have to worry about keyphrase usage, penning the perfect title length, or structuring links.

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15 PPC Tips to Fuel Your Google AdWords Campaign Performance

Marketing Insider Group

Google intentionally makes it incredibly easy to get started on AdWords. In most cases, it’s as easy as selecting a handful of keywords, writing an ad, and of course, adding credit card information. To give you an idea, nearly 80% of US search ad revenue is earned by Google! Given this number and the simplicity factor, […]. The post 15 PPC Tips to Fuel Your Google AdWords Campaign Performance appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing

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.

How B2B Marketers Can Future-Proof Their Augmented Reality Investments

Kaon

B2B marketers everywhere are always hunting for ways to decrease the time it takes to move leads through the funnel and to enhance marketing messaging. Even more so, trade show and event marketers are looking for ways to increase the engagement and effectiveness of their efforts.

5 Truths About Email Marketing Your Boss Will Want to Know

Modern Marketing

An email marketing strategy always needs approval from the boss to ensure it is in line with the company's overall strategy, delivers on key objectives, and is in line with the marketing budget.

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Scheduling an Appointment With an "Uncloseable"

ViewPoint

A competitor in the teleprospecting business recently published a list of B2B companies based on how easy or hard they were to work from a lead-generation standpoint. They listed those that they had had success with on top. At the bottom of the list were what they called “uncloseables,” meaning these were companies that this competitor was not able to generated leads from.

3 Research-Based Insights to Prevent Lead Generation Failure

Marketing Insider Group

As a B2B marketer you’re constantly under fire. Between your executive team debating your budget to the sales team demanding BETTER leads and MORE opportunities, it’s like the hunger games out there. Now more than ever, demand generation and content marketers are worried about failing to meet lead-based goals. Lucky for you, I have three […]. The post 3 Research-Based Insights to Prevent Lead Generation Failure appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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.