How to Use Social Media for Event Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity

Using social media to maximize the impact of live events (like trade shows, forums and conferences) is where shiny new tools meet old school marketing. Growth in searches for “social media marketing” per Google Trends.

How to Optimize Events with Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity

Nothing promotes event marketing as well as social media. Many marketers use social media regularly, whether for networking or business purposes. As a result, social platforms are a great way to publicize events in real time. If there isn’t an event page, create one.

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Scaling Events Across Your Enterprise With Event and Marketing Automation

Modern Marketing

Planning, executing, and scaling enterprise events presents a complex set of challenges for marketers and event professionals. Additionally, when you’re planning an enterprise event, language and localization issues arise with global program expansion.

Events Are Top Tactic for Marketers – Keep It That Way

ANNUITAS

Today kicks of the Oracle’s Modern Marketing Experience and it’s sure to be another great event to educate and inspire marketers, share best practices, network and recognize some of our industry’s greatest accomplishments with the Markie Awards.

#HowIBuy - An In-depth look at the buying process from 12 different perspectives

5 Joe Chernov, VP of Marketing at InsightSquared. In #HowIBuy Volume 1, we take you from CTOs to marketing and sales leaders, and you'll see a number. conversations, that eventually leads to the question of. response from sales people, marketers, and executives. to events.

Marketing Events & Event Lead Capture

Lead Liaison

If you’re waiting for leads to come to you, you are making a huge mistake. There are tons of events out there that are ripe with leads. Check out the events, and then learn how to prepare for them. Types of Marketing Events. Preparing for Events.

5-Step Guide For Driving Revenue Through Field Event Marketing

Radius

These channels deliver results time and time again, especially when they are used in coordination with an event. That’s why Radius has an aggressive yearly field marketing plan. However, field event marketing can be tough. Delivering value at the event itself.

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Not Just Another Marketing Event

Modern Marketing

There is no shortage of marketing events these days. Rest assured the Modern Marketing Mashup, hosted by Oracle Marketing Cloud is not just another one-size-fits-all marketing event. Oracle Marketing Cloud

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Hit Your Registration Targets and Drive Greater Event ROI with Video

Vidyard

Running live events for your customers or prospects can have a big impact on your business, but it can also be very costly and resource intensive. Now, I’ve run a number of events in my time and I know how stressful they can be. Building Pre-Event Buzz with Video.

Seven Things Marketers Need to Know About Lead Generation

Speaker: Douglas Burdett, Host of The Marketing Book Podcast, Founder/Principal of ARTILLERY

Lead generation is the process of attracting and converting strangers and prospects into someone who has indicated interest in your company's product or service. One of the biggest responsibilities and challenges for marketers is generating leads.

Are You Measuring Event Marketing The Right Way?

bizible

For many B2B marketing departments, event marketing takes up a significant portion of the budget. According to the State of Pipeline Marketing Report 2016, 72.2% of B2B marketers invest in conferences and/or tradeshows, the sixth most commonly used channel.

How to Rock the World of Events and Marketing Automation

Modern Marketing

Did you know that 82% of marketers cannot quantify the data that is collected from attendee interactions at their company events? That leaves only 18% of marketers that are actually utilizing event data to its full potential. What if we made events work for you.

10 Event Marketing Tips to Accelerate B2B Lead Generation

LEADership

In this concluding piece (Part Four), I’ll focus on Event Marketing. HERE ARE 10 EVENT MARKETING TIPS TO ACCELERATE YOUR B2B LEAD GENERATION. Whether it is your own company event or you are participating in a larger industry event, take ownership.

Why Lead Nurturing Success Means Not Asking for the Sale

The Point

As a sales professional or as a marketer, if you engage with a qualified prospect and that prospect doesn’t convert immediately to an opportunity, there’s every reason to stay in touch with that individual over time.

What is a Marketing-Qualified Lead? What MQL Really Means

Act-On

Just a few years ago, marketers everywhere rejoiced. Reliable marketing metrics were finally here! Definitions were set, processes were tested, sales and executives bought in across the board, and the panacea of the Lead Marketing Funnel brought peace to all.

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B2B Marketing Events

Salesfusion

Gartner Group and Forrester Research Group predict record levels in Marketing Automation (MA) spending and exponential growth in the field. The post B2B Marketing Events appeared first on Marketing Automation | Lead Generation | Email Marketing | Salesfusion.

New Research on How B2B Marketers Get More Leads

Act-On

Lead generation, also commonly referred to as lead gen, continues to be one of B2B marketers’ top goals. It’s so important that if you distilled an average B2B marketer’s job description down to two words, they might well be “get leads”.

What’s the killer app in B2B marketing? Face-to-face events

Biznology

I was teaching B2B digital marketing in Buenos Aires this month, and found some of my students to be dismayed by one data point that came up again and again in the course: of all tactics in the B2B marketing toolkit, the most valued, the most used, and the most effective is face-to-face events.

How B2B Marketers Capitalize on Event Marketing Opportunities [Interview]

KoMarketing Associates

B2B marketers are still investing in conferences and tradeshows to expand their reach, but a survey conducted by Certain, Inc. found that their post-event follow-up is lagging. About 73 percent of marketers claimed that they still rely on manual data capture at events. Post-event, 81 percent said they still seek further information on leads. Why do marketers appear to be slow to automate data capture?

Challenges With Event Lead Capture

Lead Liaison

New technology means there are more lead capture options out there than ever before, but they come with some challenges. They have to be transcribed and entered into your lead generation system, but unfortunately, most services either don’t offer transcription or they charge a high price.

How To Optimize Your Event Strategy For Account-Based Marketing

bizible

If your company is practicing account-based marketing, you probably know that events are one of the best ways to engage your target accounts. Events are also still the biggest spend in B2B marketing budgets. according to the 2015 State of Pipeline Marketing Report.

How to Execute Event Marketing like a Data-Driven Machine

Modern Marketing

We know you’re a data-driven marketer – a thoroughly Modern Marketing Maven. Content marketing assets, both static and video to engage, educate and inspire your readers. But what about events? Smaller events may include a subset of these.

13 Marketing Tactics to Boost Your Event ROI

Modern B2B Marketing

The event did not produce the return on investment (ROI) you had anticipated. Leads trickled in and then wasted away. That’s because marketing leaders tend to pour all their energy into the most visible parts of an event: the sizzle. Add Some Marketing Magic.

How To Rock Event Marketing ROI [Infographic]

Marketing Insider Group

B2B enterprises that utilize marketing and event automation see a 451% increase in qualified leads. Well, with marketing and event automation in sync, capturing rich attendee data has never been easier. Content Marketing

Must Attend Marketing Events In 2014

Modern Marketing

by Amanda Batista | Tweet this Marketing events are a trifecta benefit of being part of this exciting and evolving industry. It’s a privilege to get together at fun venues in beautiful cities to exchange ideas, celebrate each other’s successes, and learn more about how to refine our marketing crafts. Here is a compilation of events to inspire you in 2014. Get ready to pencil some travel in (or mine the marketing event gold in your own city’s backyard).

10 Innovative Marketing Events Happening in 2015

Modern Marketing

Marketing events offer unique opportunities to learn, grow, experience, and meet like-minded peers, sometimes in amazing cities with lots to offer tourists! As the industry continues to evolve strategically and technologically, it’s critical for marketers to educate themselves on the tools and topics necessary for adaptation. Here is a compilation of events to inspire you in 2015. Modern Marketing Experience : March 31-April 2 at The Venetian in Las Vegas, NV.

6 Best Tactics for B2B Lead Generation

Digital B2B Marketing

You need to generate leads, right? If you are a B2B marketer, particularly one focused on making a complex sale in a large enterprise, the answer is almost certainly a resounding yes. The B2B lead generation landscape has changed tremendously in the last decade. Search marketing.

An Email is Not a Campaign: the Case for Integrated Marketing

The Point

The reality of life as a professional marketer is that there is rarely, ever, enough time, budget, resources or bandwidth to plan, design, build, launch and manage every campaign as we would if we could.

Quick Wins: 5 Easy Videos You Can Create At Your Next Event

Vidyard

We all know events are a great time to share your content. In fact, in-person events are rated as the most effective content marketing tactic, according to the Content Marketing Institute. But what about the content you can produce from your event? You don’t have to let video production eat away at your event budget. Here are just a few examples of videos you can create at your next in-person event with minimal resources: Customer Testimonials.

Inbound-ready website helps leading event management company accelerate online lead generation

Blend Marketing

Penguins is already a leader in the event management and production space. The market is crowded with droves of competitors both new and established, all vying to gain market share from the industry's best. Staying ahead in such a competitive market is a constant battle, increasingly waged online. Web Design Website Development Lead Generation

Maximizing Event Effectiveness 3 Ways

ANNUITAS

Spring event season is here- recent spring events include Influitive’s Advocamp , next week is both MarTech and Oracle’s Modern Marketing Experience and then the Marketo Summit. Fall is on its way and that means industry events season is about to start.

3 Ways to Justify Your Event Spend

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Jennifer Hawkins Events have traditionally been one of marketing’s biggest spends, but they’re notorious for failing to generate useful information. Here are three techniques for getting the highest ROI from your event investment: 1) Real-Time Data Collection.

How To Improve Events Marketing With Performance Management Reporting

bizible

Welome back to our series on marketing performance management. In this series we cover decision making based on performance data across key areas of marketing including team management , paid media , and content marketing. Events also have a large upfront cost. Lead Grade.

8 Ways to Maximize the Value of Online and In-Person Events

Act-On

Helping to build and cement relationships, human contact in the form of in-person or online events is a critical part of any B2B marketing plan. 47% say these events provide valuable opportunities to engage with multiple customers and prospects. What’s more, according to the Content Marketing Institute, 81% of trade show attendees have buying authority. Clearly, events provide B2B marketers with great opportunities to connect and sell.

10 Tips for Better Event Marketing

Marketing Action

After the holiday lull, the year’s event calendar is warming up for what could be a very busy year for many of us. Here are 10 tips for making the most of events: 1. Establish your event marketing goals. Your choices include email marketing, social media and direct mail.

You Had a Great Event. Now What?

LeanData

And the biggest event of all is looming in November — Dreamforce. So, hopefully, we’ll collect a nice bucket of leads that keep our sales team happy and busy. Marketers devote substantial time to driving booth traffic. or when the event host supplies the conference scans.

These Are The 12 Best Event Marketing Tools

Marketing Insider Group

Though digital marketing dominates headlines, event marketing remains the indispensable mainstay of brand promotion and lead generation across industries and company sizes. According to recent research, live events remain the top lead generation source for B2B marketers. The post These Are The 12 Best Event Marketing Tools appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Marketing Strategy

Why We Scrapped All But One B2B Event Sponsorship in 2017

bizible

Events are often a huge part of a B2B organization’s marketing strategy. They guarantee an audience filled with like-minded individuals who are all interested in the presentations and products surrounding the event industry. Measuring the Success of an B2B Event Sponsorship.

How to Turn Events Into a Powerful B2B Marketing Channel

bizible

Events and conferences are a great way to get your business in front of a like-minded audience. Each event is different and is tailored around a specific marketing topic. It sounds easy, but event leads tend to be some of the lowest qualified. Before the Event.

Maximizing Event Effectiveness 3 Ways

ANNUITAS

Fall is on its way and that means industry events season is about to start. This September kicks off with some of my favorite events including Content Marketing World , Inbound14 , MarketingProfs B2B Forum , and then of course, Dreamforce and the list goes on.