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Restricted Writing: Could Banning Certain Words Improve My Copy?

Brandwatch Marketing

Opinion

Words 75

Of dinosaurs and meteors: 2 different (and contentious) models of technology adoption

chiefmartech

Boy, did I kick a hornet’s nest. A couple of weeks ago, I shared an article from MIT Sloan Management Review , Implement First, Ask Questions Later (or Not at All) by Stephen J. Andriole.

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How to Use the K.I.S.S. Principle in Content Creation

inPowered

In many different industries professionals sometimes overcomplicate things when it’s not necessary. Content marketing is no different. Keeping things simple lends itself to more scale and in many cases better results.

Marie Kondo-ing Your LinkedIn: The LinkedIn Audit Blueprint to Help Your Profile Shine

Buffer

We wish for you to have the very best, most fulfilling career possible, doing work that you love. And one of the best routes to that dream job is having a dreamy LinkedIn profile ! We’ll show you how. Today we’re giving you a checklist for a LinkedIn makeover.

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!

With Personalization, Less Can Be More

B2B Marketing Directions

There is no longer any doubt that marketers overwhelmingly believe in the value of personalization. Most marketing leaders now view personalization as essential to marketing success, and providing personalized messages and customer experiences has become a top priority in many companies.

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PR Strategy: 5 Powerful Secrets to Awesome Media Attention

B2B PR Sense

Your B2B PR strategy is a complex machine, with earned, owned, shared, and paid media components all working together. Today, we're focusing on the earned media portion of your public relations strategy. What is earned media ?

PR 259

How to Convert Employees into Brand Ambassadors on LinkedIn

Webbiquity

Guest post by Anastasia Masters. There are still a few old-school managers out there who are hesitant to encourage their employees to stay active on LinkedIn. After all, it is a platform that connects talent with recruiters.

What the Rise of the Robot Content Writer Means for Digital Marketers

Modern Marketing

In an effort to stay competitive, many media companies and news organizations are employing teams of robot reporters to crank out stories using very basic templates created by human editors.

Report 274

How Employee Engagement Can Power Up Your Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Employee engagement is traditionally a concern of the HR department rather than the marketing department. Employees who are fully engaged at work deliver benefits, including improved productivity, higher retention, and increased employee 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.

1-in-2 B2B Leaders Believes Marketing Content Does Not Target Their Pain Points

KoMarketing Associates

While marketing content remains critical to the buyer journey, new research suggests that it does not always address important pain points, specifically those of B2B customers.

Target 190

Reinventing Marketing in the Age of Disruption

Webbiquity

Guest post by Michael Collins. We’re reinventing everything these days. It’s kind of the nature of not just business but the world. Everything we knew yesterday is outmoded today. And who knows what tomorrow will show us?

Aging 187

Whisper or Shout? How Lead and Demand Generation Differ

Modern Marketing

When you’ve got a secret to tell someone, do you shout? No, you whisper. But when you’ve got a group announcement to make, you know a whisper won’t cut it. Whispering is intimate.

Time To Define Your Internal Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Your content marketing strategy most likely focuses on your external audience – your customers or followers. This makes sense, after all these people are the ones who’ll spend their money and help your business generate income.

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.

Successful Marketing Plans Depend on Visibility

Hive9

A marketing plan with visibility (from multiple points of view) is one that’s designed to meet often complex corporate goals tied to specific strategies for growth.

Plan 183

7 Key Principles of B2B Email Creative

The Point

What, Why, How. There are three things your email recipient should see almost immediately, and those are: WHAT the offer is, WHY it’s of value, and HOW to get it. Don’t make the reader hunt or scroll to learn what exactly you want him or her to do, and why. Sell the Offer, Not the Product.

Why and How to Craft a Content Editorial Calendar

Act-On

A strong editorial calendar can get you on the right path toward content marketing success. Learn which fields and features to include for great results. Content

Field 179

How Your Content Marketing Strategy Benefits All Departments

Marketing Insider Group

Ask the decision makers of any enterprise-level business which department should have responsibility for content marketing strategy, and they’ll undoubtedly name the marketing department. It makes sense at first consideration.

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.

Six Shortcuts to Grow Your Online Business Fast

Webbiquity

Guest post by Cassy Hathaway. In the digital economy, few things are as valued as quick and sustained business growth. Whether you sell products or services, your business needs to show continuous growth in order to attract investors, new customers and new employees.

Online 176

B2B Link Building Strategies That Really Work

KoMarketing Associates

The arrival of new technology has made B2B marketing even more difficult. Marketers are spoiled for choice in terms of the number of new marketing channels made available.

Developing and Cultivating Strong Company Values

Act-On

These tips will help you develop and cultivate strong company values, improve employee satisfaction, and drastically improve your bottom line. Corporate

Your Top Content Marketing KPIs to Monitor in 2019

Marketing Insider Group

As technology transforms the digital landscape, the top content marketing KPIs you need to monitor often change with it. In 2019, monitoring key performance indicators gets even more complex when you factor in the purpose of each piece of content, as SEO consultant Benj Arriola points out.

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.

The Enterprise View: How to Make Email Marketing More Effective

Modern Marketing

In January 2019, Oracle Marketing Cloud (OMC) partnered with Ascend2 to work on an email marketing survey to create Email Marketing from the Enterprise Perspective.

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Budget Remains an Obstacle for Marketers Looking to Achieve Primary Goals

KoMarketing Associates

Most marketers are confident that they will reach their primary goals this year, but new research shows that their budget is still holding them back from exceeding expectations. Furthermore, many marketers remain unconfident in their ability to meet the needs of their customers.

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ScribbleLive and MarketMuse: Announcing Our Partnership

RockContent

On the heels of our latest press release , we’re excited to announce our partnership with MarketMuse, a content intelligence and strategy company. Creating content is tough—and in an age of content chaos, it seems to only be getting tougher to be found; let alone, establish topical authority.

Press 152

5 Reasons Your Enterprise Needs Agile Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

While startups may have an easier time adopting Agile principles, large enterprises can’t afford to be discouraged by the difficulty of introducing new processes into their organization.

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!