Sat.Jan 19, 2019 - Fri.Jan 25, 2019

How to Use Personalized Content to Qualify Leads at Every Stage of the Funnel

SnapApp

Finding quality leads is often easier said than done. Gone are the days of making a few phone calls and sending an email blast to catch the attention of interested—and high paying—prospects.

Segmenting Your Customers to Increase Content Marketing Reach

ClearVoice

When you consider the mass of customers who buy your products or select your services, how do you perceive them? Maybe you picture your customers as a sort of blurry amalgam; you have a general idea of who they are, but no clear image of what makes them special or different from each other.

6 Challenges With Content Creation and How To Overcome Them

Atomic Reach

The fact of the matter is that any marketing team can be successful, regardless of how competitive the niche happens to be. That being said, successful marketing teams are not just lucky.

Influencer Marketing Trends to Know in 2019

Marketing Insider Group

Influencers have been all the buzz as of late, but who are they? Are they celebrities? Do they come from some political background? Well, no! In short, anyone with a decent following on any social platform can be an influencer.

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Humans and Bots: How to blend human skills and AI to build customer intimacy and drive growth

Join Genesys for this webinar to learn how leading companies are using blended AI to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth.

Size Matters: Digging in to Employee Counts and Social Media Discrepancies

DiscoverOrg

If you work in sales and marketing, I’ll bet you think a company’s employee count on LinkedIn is the absolute best way to determine how many employees work at that company. I’m going to let you in on a little secret: It’s not the best way. I would know.

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Content Curation for Marketing: 10 Powerful Guides That Will Help

B2B PR Sense

Some may compare curated content for marketing to picking up something off the street and giving it as a gift. But this is all wrong, both in the intention and strategy of content curation.

SEO Ranking Factors for 2019

Marketing Insider Group

As we head into the New Year, it’s a great time to review your website and your online marketing strategy. Take some time to analyze what worked and what didn’t work over the last year, and think about your goals in terms of traffic generation and business growth over the next 12 months.

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Is Content King or Is Data King?

Modern Marketing

In the modern media era of TV and Internet, there has always been a fundamental tension between content and distribution. Is it better to own the content, or is it better to own the platforms and distribution mechanisms to get that content to the customer?

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Why Duplicate Data Is Bad for Your Business

Reachforce

One mistake that companies make far too often is that they allow duplicate data to make its way into their data management system because they don't realize just how detrimental it can be to their overall data quality.

The SaaS Guide to Customer Engagement, Retention, and Advocacy

After onboarding, most SaaS customers have to find their own way to success. This ebook by Influitive is a compilation of some of the best examples of programs designed to drive customer retention and advocacy, with examples from some of the world’s largest and most innovative SaaS vendors.

The Entrepreneur Interview Series #1: Mark Galloway, OppSource

Webbiquity

Lori Greiner of Shark Tank has famously described entrepreneurs as “the only people who will work 80 hours a week to avoid working 40 hours a week.” ” They are that, but also much more. They’re creative. Passionate about their ideas. Risk takers.

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6 Ideas for Repurposing Blog Content

Marketing Insider Group

Physical assets of your business might include stock, equipment, and buildings. If you have any sort of presence online you’ll also have digital assets – your website, social media profiles, and most importantly your content. Content is a valuable digital asset for several reasons.

[VIDEO] 360-Degree ABM: Uncover Your Buyers, Leverage Intent, and Engage Accounts

DiscoverOrg

Hello! Todd McCormick here, CRO of Terminus. I’m excited to join our partners at DiscoverOrg in beautiful Vancouver, Washington, for a whiteboard session. I’ll be talking about one of the opportunities and challenges that marketers face in building out an account-based strategy.

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Should Your Business Use a Chatbot for Marketing?

Reachforce

We've been talking about trends and predictions for the digital marketing space in 2019, and one of those trends circles around chatbots. Chatbots are a type of artificial intelligence (AI) that makes it easier to answer common customer questions and can even create personalized shopping experiences.

Lead Generation Companies: How to Pick a Right One

Have you ever had a bad experience using a lead generation company? If the answer is yes, you are certainly not alone; fortunately, MarketJoy has put together 4 simple questions that you can use to judge your next potential lead gen partner.

Five Tips in Selecting Your Marketing Automation Platform

Act-On

What are the factors you’d consider in selecting a marketing automation platform? Here are five tips for selecting your marketing automation platform. Marketing Automation Podcast Success Story

3 Ways to Make the Most of “The Year of Personalization in B2B Marketing”

Marketing Insider Group

The marketing gurus have spoken, and 2019 is deemed “the year of personalization.” Marketers are using new and different tactics, strategies and technologies to personalize the way they reach their prospects and communicate with customers.

Survey: Facebook Reigns Supreme Among Marketers’ Target Audiences

KoMarketing Associates

There are several social media networks out there that marketers can use to resonate with their target audience. However, new research shows that Facebook still reigns supreme among customers, and images continue to be a popular type of content across all social media platforms.

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Why Marketing Best Practices May Sabotage Your Results

NuSpark

I’m generally a play-by-the-rules kinda gal. I feel comfortable doing things by the book and following marketing best practices. Every once in a while, however, at NuSpark Marketing we stray from the best-practice guidelines. It just happens in an entrepreneurial environment.

The Rise of the Customer Marketer

From marketing backwater to starring role, this eBook by Influitive explores the changes taking place in customer marketing from the perspective of customer marketers themselves (and explains just why it’s so crucial to customer engagement).

The Top 10 Tactics for the Retail Marketer in 2019: A Video Infographic

Modern Marketing

A new year means new opportunities for marketers in the retail, ecommerce, CPG, and adjacent spaces. 2019 offers unprecedented potential for brands to connect to customers and improve their bottom lines—if they know where to look. Last year retail sales made the strongest gains in six years.

The Happiness Factor: How Agile Marketing Combats Burnout and Delivers Better Outcomes

Marketing Insider Group

Over the past twelve months I’ve personally trained around 750 marketers from all kinds of industries and all types of teams, and I can tell you without hesitation that we’re trying to do too much. Here’s how I know: I keep hearing the same things over and over again.

Why a Data-Driven Marketing Culture Needs to Be at the Top of Your List

Measure Up Marketing

The Western Digital “Growing Role of Object Storage in Solving Unstructured Data Challenges” study revealed that unstructured data is growing between 40-60% per year. Rich media – audio, video, images, and research data, all of which are non-text data types – are leading the pack of data sources.

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Infographic: 90+ Percent of B2B Companies Report Marketing Talent Crunch

The Point

A recent survey of B2B companies finds that most are struggling to find and hire marketing talent, particularly in technical roles such as marketing operations.

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7 Cold Calling Tactics You Aren't Using but Should Be

Cold calling isn‘t dead; neither is it on its deathbed. In fact, it’s one of the most effective ways to increase sales and drive revenue. Learn 7 preperation strategies to lessen your stress, and to become a better closer!

Report: The Gap Between Sales and Marketing Teams is Diminishing

KoMarketing Associates

Previous research has suggested that sales and marketing alignment can help both teams with achieving their top priorities, but does this still ring true?

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Why Not To Focus On Marketing & Sales Alignment In 2019

Marketing Insider Group

The page had hardly turned on 2018 when I saw the headline. Why You Need to Align Your Marketing and Sales Team for 2019.” Another year, another article for why it is important for organizations to align their marketing and sales teams – as if organizations do not know this given the […].

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5 Ways to Use Marketing Automation to Capture Micro-Moments with Your Buyers

Act-On

Is your B2B business able to convert micro-moments with your buyers? Here are 5 ways to use marketing automation to convert your micro-moment opportunities. Inbound Marketing Marketing Automation Mobile Marketing

SearchChat: Can You Personalize Without Creepy Data?

Biznology

Is the dream of the visitor journey dying? How do we make journeys more functional without using data people don’t want us to have? Marketers are starting to learn they can’t just orchestrate a visitor journey from start to finish. It’s all about improving the journeys people actually make.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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

Survey: More Marketers Turning In-House for Data and Analytics

KoMarketing Associates

As more marketers turn to data to create a more robust customer experience, new research suggests that they want to be more “data self-sufficient.” That being said, they still face barriers when it comes to achieving this primary goal.

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How to Improve Your Account Based Marketing Results

Marketing Insider Group

B2B lead generation has had to reinvent itself over the last decade. Sales have always used an account-based approach. Now marketing is getting on board by with account-based marketing. But it’s not an easy road. Here’s why: In the B2B, you’re never selling to an individual.

How the Explainer Changed Digital Media Forever

Contently

Let’s suppose you want to learn about Brexit. You could go to a legacy news outlet like the The New York Times and search the archives. If your preferences skew a bit more modern, you could take your question to an outlet like Vox, which specializes in SEO-friendly explainers.

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