Sat.Mar 16, 2019 - Fri.Mar 22, 2019

5 Steps for Building Stronger Customer Relationships Through Content Marketing

Blue Flame Thinking

Unlike paid advertising, content marketing is about more than prompting an immediate purchase. It’s about cultivating awareness of your brand and deepening trust in your ability to understand what your customers want.

Rethink Marketing: Using Podcast Interviews As a Lead Gen Tactic

Act-On

On the Rethink Marketing podcast, Tom Schwab outlines how podcasts can be a great lead gen tactic, even converting 25 times bettter than a blog. Demand & Lead Generation

Is Your Martech Stack Built for Productivity?

Reachforce

We talked about what makes a successful tech stack recently, and one of those things is based on finding technology that integrates well together. Why is this such an important part of a martech stack? It's because it's all about productivity. Martech

Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated!

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial lead generation is the lifeline for manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies when it comes to accelerating their pipelines and growing sales. However, turning new leads into sales is not straightforward or simple. Just like the hit movie, it’s complicated! There are many reasons for the failure of industrial lead generation to convert into wins … Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated!

How to Level Up Your Marketing Strategy with Video

Building brand awareness and acquiring customers is never easy, but how can you improve your marketing strategy with limited resources? Vidyard has you covered with their 3-in-1 guide on how to use video across your marketing efforts without breaking the bank.

How to Structure FAQs for SEO

Marketing Insider Group

You’re scrolling through a website and see a pair of shoes that you’d like to purchase. But you’ve read from reviews that they tend to run small. You’d like to buy them in a smaller size, but what if they’re /too/ small?

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Report: Marketing Automation Incentives are Fueling Marketers’ Success

KoMarketing Associates

Marketers don’t always have incentives to use more automation to drive their activities, but those who do often see more benefits across the board, according to new research.

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CMOs Need to Balance the Expensive Cost of “Free”

Modern Marketing

There’s no such thing as a free lunch, but that’s easy to forget when the CFO is blowing up your inbox with requests for a leaner marketing plan. How can CMOs defend their operating budgets, while still maximizing opportunities to defend the balance sheet?

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11 Benefits of Outsourcing Your Content Creation

Marketing Insider Group

If you want to dip your toes in content marketing but don’t have the time or expertise to create your own content, outsourcing your content creation is an easy and effective way to reap the benefits without all the work.

3 Benefits of Achieving Tech Stack Excellence

Reachforce

Your tech stack is the different tools and software that your company utilizes together to help automate processes, increase productivity, and more. Although it can take some time to put together an efficient martech stack , the benefits far outweigh the initial time investment.

6 Steps to Building Predictable Lead Flow and Revenue

Achieving predictable lead flow and revenue depends on monitoring sales history and developing a robust, flexible lead development process. Download this eBook for 6 clear steps you can take to build that process today.

Report: At Least 80% of Marketers Believe Video is Becoming More Critical

KoMarketing Associates

As video grows in prominence, research suggests that more marketers are turning to this form of content to resonate with their target audiences.

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Modern Marketing Blog Influencer Series: 3 Areas Marketers Must Focus on in the Age of the.

Modern Marketing

“The Modern Marketing Influencer Blog Series asked top influencers from across the marketing spectrum what’s on their minds and what topics and pressing issues in their fields they feel are begging for more insight.

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How to Provide Context in Content Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

Think about the last time you were searching for a new chicken recipe online. A simple Google search gives you over 900 million results in.45 seconds.

[VIDEO] Discover: 5 Must-Have Keys to Get in the Door

DiscoverOrg

I’m Caryn Kopp, Chief Door Opener. And today on DiscoverOrg’s Whiteboard series, we’re going to DISCOVER what I call the Five Planks of Door Opening Success.

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

Speaker: Claire Beatty, Editorial Director - Asia, MIT Technology Review Insights

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

Report: Efficiency in Marketing Remains a Top Priority for CMOs

KoMarketing Associates

As executive marketers look ahead to the coming months, new research suggests that they are heavily focused on their efficiency to drive marketing results.

The Entrepreneur Interview Series #8: John Sundberg, Kinetic Data

Webbiquity

When Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded Apple in Jobs’ garage, they didn’t envision selling phones or online music. Yet those are the company’s biggest revenue generators today. Great companies (and their founders) are adaptive.

Creating Content That Doesn’t Require Your Legal Department

Marketing Insider Group

Over the years, I have worked with companies who are used to having their legal department review all of their content before it’s released to the public.

Employee Advocacy and Executive Social Activation: Better Together

Biznology

One of the most common challenges for launching or ramping up a social media employee advocacy program is finding enough suitable content. You don’t want to overwhelm your users or their networks with too much branded or marketing content.

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.

5 Tactics to Improve B2B Lead Quality on LinkedIn

KoMarketing Associates

Generating high quality leads through LinkedIn for a B2B company can be a daunting task. With many targeting options, ad formats and goals strategies, creating a plan that is successful takes time and effort.

8 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Marketing Automation Investment

Act-On

Without the proper approach, marketing automation campaigns are doomed to fail. Don’t blame the tool; fix the process! Marketing Automation

2 Tips to Connect and Build Rapport with People Immediately

Marketing Insider Group

Want to connect better with people on the phone or in person and build rapport today? Over the past few days, I’ve had two readers reach for advice on how to do better outreach. One reader wrote, “never had a role like this before and I’m desperate to succeed and be the best I can […].

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3 Key Reasons Not to Give Up on Lead Scoring

The Point

Lead scoring – as a fundamental part of a company’s lead management strategy – has officially fallen out of fashion.

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!

The New Loyal Customer

Modern Marketing

What makes a loyal customer nowadays? You can no longer say that it is just a satisfied customer or even a repeat customer. Someone might fly the same airline all the time or use the same driveshare service but never recommend it to somebody else.

The Advantages of Adding Marketing Consultants to Your Team

NuSpark

You can be the best in the world at what you do, a leader in your industry and an acknowledged expert in your field, but without customers, you’re just another company struggling to stay afloat.

Planning for ABM? Avoid These Common Challenges

Marketing Insider Group

Account-based marketing (ABM) has gained a firm foothold in the B2B marketing world. According to Information Technology Services Marketing Association, ABM is defined as “treating individual accounts as markets in their own right.”

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Office Activities that Spark the Creative Process

Act-On

Are you experiencing a creative rut or trying to avoid burnout? These office activities will leave you feeling rejuvenated and inspire more creative marketing ideas. Content Corporate

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

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

8 proven B2B sales lead generation methods

Sales Lead Insights

Drive more sales leads by including these marketing tactics in your B2B lead generation programs. The post 8 proven B2B sales lead generation methods appeared first on Sales Lead Insights. B2B Lead Generation Sales lead generation

How to Use Hashtags on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn

Oktopost

Silicon Valley product designer Chris Messina invented the now ubiquitous hashtag when he was searching for a way to organize the fast-moving Twitter stream. His early tweet, “How do you feel about using (#) pound for groups as in #barcamp [msg.]?” was met with criticisms that it was too “nerdy.”.

Demand Generation Marketing: A Catalyst for Professional Services High Growth

Hinge Marketing

Referrals. For years they were the foundation for professional services growth. Yet, working for the research-based branding and marketing firm for professional services, I can tell you that we and our clients are seeing a decline in referral usage. Our research validates the trend.