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Ruling Online: Henry VIII Maximises His Inbound Marketing Potential

Tomorrow People

Henry VIII understands the importance of good marketing. He needs to project the image of being a powerful ruler to rival monarchs all over the world, but he also needs to communicate with his populace to keep them updated about what the CEO of the nation is up to.

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KoMarketing Heads to #SMX East 2012

KoMarketing Associates

Two members of the KoMarketing team will be taking the stage this week at SMX East 2012 in New York City.

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5 Tips To Create A Sales Call Center That Works

Marketing Insider Group

Sales and marketing are really just 2 sides of the same coin. Yin and Yang. Push and Pull. And in many ways, they are becoming more and more alike. I have spent time in both roles and the basic tenets of success in sales and marketing still come down to basic human nature.

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B2B Lead Generation: The Best of PowerViews

ViewPoint

Over the past few months I have had the pleasure of interviewing nineteen influential B2B sales and marketing leaders to discuss their views in areas like traditional and new media strategies, current and future trends, B2B lead generation, and sales lead management.

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

The Death of Magazine Advertising [FLIPBOOK]

Tomorrow People

There was a time when you'd go to the newsagent, buy a magazine and then search page after page of ads in the hope of some content. There was a reason for this. The cover price rarely recouped the costs of producing the mag and so revenue largely came from advertising. An industry in the decline.

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Mobile SEO: How to Search Optimize Mobile Websites

Webbiquity

Mobile web search is no longer of importance only to restaurants and retailers seeking to bring in more local street traffic. It’s rapidly becoming imperative even for the big-data, desktop-centric B2B world.

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Your keywords suck and are outdated

Biznology

You probably built your website years ago by now. You’ve probably never updated your CV, just added your latest jobs and clients to the top.

Social Media Metrics & Analytics; Measuring Success

NuSpark

An Approach to Measuring Success with Social Media; What Metrics Mean the Most .

Study: B2B Marketers Turn to Content Marketing for Lead Generation

KoMarketing Associates

According to the results of a recent study from Holger Shulze, B2B marketers worldwide are turning to content marketing to improve their marketing campaigns, including boosting lead generation efforts, brand awareness, and customer loyalty.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

How Good Content can Help Improve Database Health

The Point

According to business information provider ZoomInfo (see graphic below, further data here ), more than 70 percent of business cards have one or more changes during a 12-month period. The most common changes (in order): job function, phone number, and mailing address.

Have you discovered agile marketing?

Biznology

Photo credit: John_Scone. If you think that a scrum is the main reason you’ll never play rugby, you might be right, but you are also missing a type a scrum much more related to marketing.

How to Get Started with Social CRM

Modern Marketing

by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Today’s post is adapted from the Grande Guide to Social CRM , written by the well-known social CRM thinker, Paul Greenberg. There’s a lot of talk about social CRM these days, but precious little action.

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Quality Content: How to Write Great Blog Posts Every Time

Writing on the Web

How do you create quality content that attracts online readers and yet works to promote the growth of your business?

The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

Looking Back at 300: Top 10 Posts on the Webbiquity Blog So Far

Webbiquity

After 32 months (time flies when you’re having fun!) and 300 posts, here is a quick look back at the 10 most-read posts on the Webbiquity blog to date. This is an update of the looking back at 100 post in July 2010.

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Copyright expert Nicholas Wells on the newest Google Bowling

Biznology

Photo credit: Wikipedia. How can a lawyer explain Google Bowling? Nicolas Wells is not your ordinary lawyer, that’s how.

What Does a Content Marketing Strategy Mean for Industrial Companies?

Industrial Marketing Today

I’m sure every time you’ve talked with an industrial marketing consultant about content marketing, you’ve been told that you need to start with a “content marketing strategy.” That’s very good advice but what does it really mean if you are on the other side of the table and are responsible for marketing your industrial company? I don’t want to overgeneralize the process of developing a good content marketing strategy because it varies from company to company.

I Need a Plan for 200 Videos for the Channel

Avitage

Chapter One Max Wilson, Director of Marketing for WECAN Technologies, received the following email from his boss on Monday morning. October 1, 2012 Max, Our executive team has been visiting customers and partners for the past two weeks to identify sources for our next phase of growth. The consensus is we need to redouble our efforts to support our channel partners. Our efforts to enhance their capabilities to sell WECAN solutions will be a win/win scenario.

The Time-Saving Power of Intent Data for Sales

By using the power of intent data, capturing buyer interest has become more feasible for sales. Not only that, but using it will save immense time during your workflow; a win-win on all fronts.

Ruling Online: Henry VIII Maximises His Inbound Marketing Potential

Tomorrow People

Henry VIII understands the importance of good marketing. He needs to project the image of being a powerful ruler to rival monarchs all over the world, but he also needs to communicate with his populace to keep them updated about what the CEO of the nation is up to.

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2 Challenges to Keyword Collaboration

Biznology

Image via CrunchBase. I used to think our book, Audience, Relevance and Search was the only book that emphasized basing your whole marketing and communications enterprise upon keyword data. That was until I read the second edition of Vanessa Fox’s Marketing in the Age of Google.

Content Marketing: Slow, steady pays off for manufacturer

B2B Lead Generation

Tweet In this Forbes article, “ Content Marketing’s Dirty Little Secret ,” Patrick Spenner, Managing Director of the Corporate Executive Board’s Marketing & Communications Practice, expresses his concern about the amount of content required for a targeted campaign.

I Need a Plan for 200 Videos for the Channel

Avitage

Chapter One Max Wilson, Director of Marketing for WE-CAN Technologies, received the following email from his boss on Monday morning. October 1, 2012 Max, Our executive team has been visiting customers and partners for the past two weeks to identify sources for our next phase of growth.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.

5 Behaviors of Successful Modern Marketers

Modern Marketing

by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this It’s hard to find advocates of the hard-sell these days. The rise of the online research and the ease of getting peer feedback means marketers have to be smarter, finding ways to educate and advise rather than pushy. ClickZ has published it’s own 10 Commandments of Modern Marketing , which offers some sage advice. But it’s not the end of the world. Modern marketing is about behaviours, not just tactics.

Coming soon-Facebook Gifts

NuSpark

Soon you can buy gifts right on Facebook. Embedded Link. Facebook Gifts. Buy gifts for your friends to celebrate birthdays, new jobs and other big moments. Google+: View post on Google+. Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By Daniel Treadwell.

KXEN Packages Automated Predictive Models within Salesforce Apps

Customer Experience Matrix

As I mentioned in my Marketing Automation Beer Goggles post, KXEN introduced a free lead scoring app for Salesforce.com users at Dreamforce. KXEN has since given me a closer look at the lead scoring product, underlying technology, and future plans. First for details on Predictive Lead Scoring itself.

Is Content Marketing The New Advertising?

Marketing Insider Group

When I ask people what they think marketers do or what is marketing , they almost always say that marketing is some form of advertising or promotion. We all learned the “4 Ps” (Product, Promotion, Price and Place for those who don’t remember.)

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!