Pulpo Media Improves Lead Generation Efforts with Act-On

Act-On

Pulpo Media adopted marketing automation to improve its marketing efforts, generate better inbound leads and increase ROI. Corporate Lead Generation

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7 Ways B2Bers Can Rock Lead Gen Via Social Media

Act-On

You knew that social media is a very affordable lead generation tool, but did you know that it’s rated third in effectiveness after email and your website?

Integrating Social Leads into the Demand Generation Funnel

The Point

Social media may be a hot topic in B2B marketing circles, but most of that buzz focuses on the role of social media advertising. After all, as earned media, the “cost” of organic social is basically zero. HS) Social media advertising has taken off lately.

5 Ways User-Generated Content Amplifies Your Social Media Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

Social media brings online conversations to life. According to a research study, 74% of all Internet users use social media. And with social media, content emerges. Social Media Social Media Campaigns

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

The top priorities for B2B marketers this year are generating more high-quality leads and. were cited by respondents more frequently than even lead generation challenges. lead generation tactic, followed by social media. year, followed by social media.

Why most B2B social media programs fail to generate real leads

Biznology

If I were to visit your website, would I find a collection of social media icons I can click on to go to your company page on each of the most popular networks? Did I just describe your social media program? You’ve made it to the 2 nd phase of social media participation.

This Year, Tackle These 3 Demand Generation Priorities First

The Point

Sometimes great people, a great product, or pure market demand can cover up all sorts of marketing sins, but more often the clients who succeed consistently at demand generation are those who have their act together. Or Social Media Analytics.

10 Ways to Generate More Leads from Your Business Blog

The Point

Here are 10 proven ways to generate more leads from your blog. Create a separate demand generation blog. Let the PR team run the corporate blog, and create a separate blog, with a more industry trends/thought leadership editorial bent, that’s optimized for lead generation.

A Complete Guide to Social Media-Based Lead Generation

Marketing Insider Group

For better or for worse, social media isn’t a fad. In the midst of this social media revolution, Information & Technology (IT) and software companies have been creating better and faster business solutions every day.

Search Engine Optimization THEN Blogging THEN Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity

But, they’re clueless when it comes to generating leads via their website. But, at the end of the day, they need to generate “leads” that get fed into some kind of offline sales process—just like most b2b [and many b2c] companies do. Social Media.

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.

Is B2B Lead Generation Really This Difficult?

The Point

Results are in from a recent survey on B2B Lead Generation by the B2B Technology Marketing Community on LinkedIn ( free report download here ), and the numbers tell a disheartening story. The post Is B2B Lead Generation Really This Difficult?

Social Media Demand Generation: A Q&A

Zoominfo

B2B marketers have long since understood the benefits of social media—yet many still struggle to leverage its full potential as a demand generation tool. In fact, 49% of B2B marketers rank social media marketing as the most difficult lead generation tactic to execute ( source ).

Why You Should Thoroughly Audit Your Social Media Presence

Webbiquity

Social media success isn’t nearly as random as it can seem. Though it’s a challenge, there’s no magical force keeping you from reaching your social media goals. To establish that, begin with a social media audit. What Is a Social Media Audit?

Building Your Strategic Lead Generation Portfolio

B2B Lead Generation

Tweet To be successful at lead generation, marketers can’t rely on one specific tactic. A while ago, I created a mind map of lead generation channels for my book Lead Generation for the Complex Sale. I’ve updated it to include more content marketing and social media channels.

Why Xennials or Generation Z Are Disillusioned with Social Media

Contently

At least once a week, a friend will announce that they’re taking a “social media detox.” And according to a new study by Campaign , my generation isn’t the only one feeling the need to cleanse its social palette.

4 Things B2B Marketers Need to Know About Using Social Media for Online Lead Generation

Reachforce

In the grand scheme of marketing, social media is an infant. Social media has proven pretty powerful in the B2C marketer’s toolbox — providing marketers with a means for engaging with the public like never before. In B2B, however, social media has […].

5 Guaranteed Ways to Generate Leads with Social Media

Hatchbuck

Struggling to generate new leads for your business? It might be time to look in a new place: social media. Instead, it’s in the social media arena where you can achieve your biggest growth. Today, you’ll learn the strategies behind effective lead generation on social media.

Infographic: 17 Tips for Generating Leads from Social PPC Advertising

The Point

Looking to include social media advertising as part of your demand generation mix in the new year? Which social media platform makes most sense for your business?

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How to Ramp Up Your B2B Sales Lead Generation with Social Media

Marketing Insider Group

Social media is no longer just a fun, helpful supplement to a marketing mix. In fact, a report by LinkedIn found that 90% top performing sales representatives incorporate social media into their tactics. The post How to Ramp Up Your B2B Sales Lead Generation with Social Media appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Demand GenerationFor many companies, it has become the primary vehicle for customer engagement.

Demand Generation’s Problem with Content Marketing Evangelism

ANNUITAS

Andy Crestodina from Orbit Media Studios delivered an amazing talk on Content Strategy and SEO for Lead Generation that was interesting, funny and devastatingly blunt while tipping over some Content Marketing sacred cows. It is “abysmal” for generating leads. These links give your site authority – which improves ranking – which can drive more organic traffic to the site – which you can guide to the pages and content that are good at generating leads.

How to select the right lead generation media mix

Biznology

Most B2B lead generation campaigns involve multiple touches via multiple media channels. But how do you decide which media are optimal, and more to the point, how they work together to generate a qualified lead? Some media channels are scheduled intermittently.

Connecting the Dots Between Social Media & Demand Generation

Modern Marketing

by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Today’s blog post comes courtesy of Carmen Hill, of Babcock & Jenkins, an Eloqua partner and B2B marketing integrated agency focused on demand generation and pipeline acceleration. Early Stage: Drive traffic to demand gen content via social media.

5 Types of Social Media Content that Drives B2B Results

KoMarketing Associates

A common challenge in the B2B space is figuring out how to use social media to drive results. This is a valid question, as social media platforms are filled with social media content from B2C industries such as lifestyle and entertainment. Social Media & Event Marketing.

Top 10 Demand Generation Resolutions for 2014

The Point

It’s a new year, so what better time to get your demand generation strategy “in shape” for improved performance? Blogs have long been the exclusive province of the PR team, but demand generation marketers are starting to realize the potential for blogs to generate leads in a big way.

How to Generate Leads from Social Media

Tomorrow People

What the lead generation companies don’t tell you about social media. What are the lead generation companies failing to tell you? It could be that your lead generation approach is working perfectly for you in attracting the right kind of contacts. But if it isn’t, it may be time to assess what it is that the lead generation companies have been neglecting to say about social media: "Not a lot". Social media marketing is big right now.

5 Tips to Improve Your Social Media Engagement for Even Better Results

Act-On

Social media can help companies attract and convert more leads if used properly. These 5 tips will improve your social media engagement for even better results. Content Marketing Demand & Lead Generation Social Media Marketing

13 Lead Generation Tactics That Will Explode Your PR Campaign

B2B PR Sense

In the same way, every brand needs a "game book" of lead generation tactics to maximize the effectiveness of its campaigns. In this post, we will discuss: A reliable lead generation marketing definition. What comprises a good lead generation and PR campaign.

Lead Generation: 5 tips to generate leads faster on LinkedIn

B2B Lead Generation

A member of our B2B Lead Generation Roundtable LinkedIn Group was likely dreaming about this when he asked the group for a way to generate leads through LinkedIn that “doesn’t require a lot of time, engagement and endless keyword searches.”.

Why Generation Z Is Disillusioned with Social Media

Contently

At least once a week, a friend will announce that they’re taking a “social media detox.” And according to a new study by Campaign , my generation isn’t the only one feeling the need to cleanse its social palette.

How IntraLinks Used Social Media to Generate Twice as Many Sales-ready Leads as Any Other Channel

B2B Lead Generation

Tweet Do you think social media is better for researching prospects than for attaining face-to-face meetings where deals are won and contracts are signed? In this high-tech world, social media has revealed itself to be a lead generation goldmine.

How to Get More Leads From Social Media

Act-On

What’s your impression of how hard it is to generate leads on social media? My impression used to be that social media lead generation is unusually hard—much harder than content marketing. But in a recent survey of marketers from Ascend2 , content marketing actually surpassed social media in terms of difficulty. Effectiveness vs. Difficulty for Lead Generation. Goals vs. Barriers for Lead Generation. eMarketer Effective Lead Generation Tactics.

4 B2B Marketing Strategies for Lead Generation

KoMarketing Associates

Driving qualified leads is a pain point for many B2B marketers, as the pressure to generate these leads is increasing. Increasing overall site traffic is good; generating leads from this traffic is great. Below I’ve outlined a few B2B marketing strategies to increase lead generation. Engage on Social Media. Using social media to create interest around your products or solutions is an easy first step into the sales funnel.

How to utilize social media for lead generation

JotForm

Social media can be an exemplary method for lead generation. The various platforms can be an excellent way to establish yourself as an authority or the go-to for information in your field, and even more so when paired with your blog, website, newsletter and other lead generation tools.

How the Halo Effect Drives Lead Generation

B2B Lead Generation

My dad taught me many lessons growing up, and one that stands out as relevant to lead generation went something like this: He said, “Choose your friends carefully because we become like the people we spend most of our time with, and [like it or not] we’re judged by the company we keep.”

Lead Generation Losing Out to Social Media? Not So Much.

The Point

A recent industry study on Lead Management Optimization, conducted by CSO Insights and conducted in partnership with SMEI and Marketo , sheds insight on the relative budget marketing organizations are investing in areas such as lead nurturing, social media, and lead generation.

How to Use LinkedIn to Generate Leads

B2B Lead Generation

Without some of us even noticing, LinkedIn developed into a useful publishing platform and lead generation tool for marketers and sales people looking to build relationships with prospects. After using LinkedIn to build my own discussion groups, I’ve discovered that using LinkedIn as a lead generator can be a pretty simple process — if you’re willing to invest a little time sharing your expertise and thought leadership. Social Media content marketing lead generation Lead Nurturin

AI-Powered Lead Generation

Valasys

If you are, then congratulations you have a successful demand generation strategy but if not you probably face a few problems. With the help of AI, you will be able to identify and generate leads that will grow your company database. The New Lead Generation.

How a great lead generation website will supercharge your content marketing strategy

Tomorrow People

Wanna know the secret sauce to a great lead generation website and how it feeds into your overall content marketing strategy to deliver leads and ROI? Strategy for lead generation — content marketing’s primary goal — involves looking at what you want your website to do, rather than what it is. Often, you’ll find that a limited number of concrete changes make a big difference to your lead generation figures. Your lead generation website isn’t the whole of your strategy.

What’s the Right Social Media Scheduling Tool for Your Business?

Webbiquity

With so many different social media scheduling tools to choose from, there’s something for everyone. Every business has its own set of goals when it comes to social media marketing, so it makes sense that they’d use different tools based on those objectives.