Storytelling in Industrial Content Marketing

Industrial Marketing Today

If storytelling sounds too “Kumbaya” to you for hardcore industrial marketing and sales, then I suggest you read on for a fresh perspective. Content Marketing Industrial Lead Generation Inbound Marketing Industrial Marketing storytelling There is a very good reason centuries [.]. This is only a content summary. Please click on the headline to read the full article. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

7 Examples of Storytelling Content You Can Use in Your Marketing Campaigns

Single Grain

The best marketers in the world leverage the power of storytelling to improve branding and conversion rates. Well, people remember stories 22x more than facts and figures alone and, thus, storytelling can boost conversion rates by a significant 30%. What Is Storytelling?

DemandCon: Why Storytelling Drives Demand Generation [Video]

Modern Marketing

More storytelling. Storytelling, Ernst argued, is what moves a company from just another seller in the marketplace, to a compelling thought leader; an organization that is driving change and challenging long-held conventions. For Ernst, demand generation starts with great storytelling.

The Importance of B2B Storytelling

Marketing Insider Group

From ancient to modern times, storytelling has remained a constant throughout the evolution of the human race. Stories in different forms get passed from one generation to another and exist across various channels in multiple iterations. The post The Importance of B2B Storytelling appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Telling and listening to stories comes naturally to people across the globe.

Transform Your B2B Lead Generation with Storytelling


B2B lead generation is touted as the worthy cause for spewing all this meaningless content with the goal of attracting quality leads and converting more leads into sales. And that, is the essential first step of an effective lead generation process. Go from BORING to ENGAGING .

6 Elements Of Remarkable Storytelling

Marketing Insider Group

Whether he knew it or not, my grandfather was a master storyteller. What’s interesting is that it’s these same elements of storytelling that capture and enrapture audiences of companies with which I work today: Structure : All stories should have a clear beginning, middle and end.

5 Simple Ways to Use Storytelling in Your Marketing


But if you mention storytelling to some business owners or marketing managers, you’ll often get a blank look in return. When many of us think of storytelling, we think movies, books, and big budget commercials ‒ projects that require massive budgets and big ad agencies and conference rooms full of “talent.” But … storytelling is actually one of the least expensive marketing tactics. That’s the story generator. Storytelling is one of the oldest forms of communication.

8 Exceptional Examples of Customer-Led Storytelling


Customer-led storytelling is a creative strategy that’s buzzing in industry blogs as a top trend , but though it can be deployed to great effect, it’s hardly new. Here are eight brands that get customer-led storytelling right: 1. storytelling #marketing Click To Tweet.

Creativity, Technology, And The Future Of Storytelling

Marketing Insider Group

Because he understood that marketing is about storytelling. You can check out the slides I presented at last year’s conference here: Creativity, Technology and Storytelling. The theme for this year’s content marketing summit is creativity, technology and storytelling.

Storytelling Is Not a Strategy


and The Atlantic, in exchange for ambitious, interactive storytelling. Brands are ready to embrace the power of storytelling. The growth is promising, but it’s important to note that storytelling is not a strategy.

The Four-Letter Words Of Business Storytelling

Marketing Insider Group

The same can be said for business and storytelling. Want is a primal survival trait that was programmed into our DNA thousands of generations ago. The post The Four-Letter Words Of Business Storytelling appeared first on B2B Marketing Insider.

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Brand storytelling lessons from the Serial podcast


It has generated discussion and debate. It’s the storytelling technique, which Koenig has mastered in her role as producer and reporter at This American Life, the WBEZ radio show hosted by Ira Glass. Much has been made of Serial’s storytelling structure.

How Important Is Brand Storytelling?

Unbound B2B

Every civilization has had its own way of capturing stories that are important to their history: before the internet, radio and books, our ancestors painted in caves for millennia and passed down folk tales to younger generations. Why Is Storytelling So Important? Introduction.

The 10 Best Tools for Visual Storytelling (Content Creators, Rejoice!)


With consumers' attention spans being less than that of a goldfish, visual storytelling is more important to #ContentMarketing than ever! Here are 10 visual storytelling tools to make your content more relevant. Imgflip Meme Generator.

Lead Nurturing: Why good call scripts are built on storytelling

B2B Lead Generation

Lead Generation: The power of copy [More from the blogs]. Lead Nurturing call scripts Cold calling lead generation teleprospecting Tweet In teleprospecting, it’s not just about what you “ask” prospects; it’s about when you ask them. This is where a lot of teleprospecting gets it wrong.

The Importance of Storytelling


Storytelling: It’s All About Keeping Your Brand Out Front. The concept of storytelling in marketing is all about building a narrative of what your brand offers and how it solves a problem for your targeted consumer. Brand and marketing storytelling isn’t a new concept.

How To Use Storytelling And Data In Your Marketing Strategy

Atomic Reach

Why You Need Storytelling In Your Marketing Strategy. You probably keep hearing “Content is King” and think if you just churn out content regularly, that will be enough to attract visitors to your site and generate leads. How to Use Storytelling In Your Marketing Strategy.

How Index Cards Can Help Writers Organize Ideas and Improve Storytelling


In part three, we look at how index cards help writers organize ideas and improve storytelling. Actually, not at all, says Academy-Award-Winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, who also uses index cards for generating ideas for his films. writing #storytelling Click To Tweet.

Key Takeaways & Brand Storytelling Insights From The Skyword #ContentRising Summit

KoMarketing Associates

In the words of Skyword CEO & Founder Tom Gerace , the event “explored the art and science of storytelling.” In order to reach audiences, Gerace believes brands need to tell exceptional stories by: Building storytelling into an organizational mindset. Finding storytellers.

ABM and the Art of Storytelling


ABMers have to be really good storytellers. Developing and strengthening your storytelling skills and approach provides a strong foundation for ABM engagement at every level. The combination is a highly combustible content cocktail that generates 5x more engagement.

ABC: How Storytelling Can Impact Lives


We’ve been using your Community Content in various iterations for the past eight years … to enable our audience to be part of the storytelling process.”. The post ABC: How Storytelling Can Impact Lives appeared first on ScribbleLive.

The Importance of B2B Storytelling


From ancient to modern times , storytelling has remained a constant throughout the evolution of the human race. Stories in different forms get passed from one generation to another and exist across various channels in multiple iterations. Storytelling works because people have the innate desire to learn about certain developments that might be relevant to them. Storytelling also provides an alternate reality, especially if it’s fiction. B2B Storytelling Success.

How A CMO Uses Storytelling To Engage Audiences

Modern Marketing

What we did talk about, however was things like storytelling, email, demand gen, data and more. Olenski : Storytelling has become a very popular and successful method to engage consumers. Olenski: How do you define Demand Generation? Jeremy Duerksen is CMO at Peaksware.

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[Storytellers Interview | Kiplinger] “Revenue is always king”


As part of our efforts to bring the publishing community together, we launched The Storytellers : a blog series where we interview some of the most accomplished thought leaders from across the industry (Keywee friends and customers like Gear Patrol , Salon , and Complex ) and share their insights.

Lincoln Electric Changes Perception Of Industry With Brand Storytelling

Marketing Insider Group

Great storytelling starts with a narrative bigger than yourself. It’s specifically designed to appeal to a new generation of welders, but by ‘new generation’ I don’t necessarily mean a young audience.

B2B Reads: Attribution, Barriers, and Storytelling

Heinz Marketing

3 Attribution Considerations for B2B Lead Generation. The 7 Storytelling Secrets of Successful Salespeople. We know storytelling is key in successful salespeople, but how do they do it so well? The post B2B Reads: Attribution, Barriers, and Storytelling appeared first on Heinz Marketing. B2B Reads Sales Attribution automation B2B sales barriers bots culture fewer leads lead generation Marketing Analytics servent-led Storytelling

[Storytellers Interview | Complex ] “Audience development has really become marketing.”


We thought this information was too valuable to keep to ourselves, so we decided to create our new series, The Storytellers, as a way to share some of their insights and expertise with the rest of the publishing community. Distribution is now the key for effective storytelling.

How 3 Top Brands Are Using Long-form Storytelling in their Content Marketing Strategies


More specifically, it’s non-fiction long-form storytelling that’s really having a moment right now. Long-form storytelling isn’t new, and it’s also not new to marketing.

Why is Storytelling Important in Sales?


If you want to keep the sales cycle moving forward, you must earn that motivation, and storytelling is a powerful vehicle for doing so.

5 Ways to Improve Customer Retention With Storytelling


While there’s not one simple answer, there is one method that stands head and shoulders above the rest: storytelling. Perhaps you’re already well-versed in brand storytelling , or maybe you’re scratching your head and wondering how stories can help you retain customers.

[Storytellers Interview | Salon] “Q4 is about making money.”


For the second edition of The Storytellers , our new blog series where we interview some of the publishing world’s most forward-thinking leaders, we spoke with Justin Wohl, Director of Operations, Product, & Business Development for Salon Media Group. General Publishers The Storytellers

Publish Or Perish – The Future Of Storytelling [Video]

Marketing Insider Group

Earlier this I had the pleasure to kick off the 2015 NewsCred Content Marketing Summit with a presentation on the Future of Storytelling. I opened my talk with a video montage that took us back to the beginning of storytelling (watch the video below at 0:50 mark). This means out of 100 messages only one will actually reach the millennial generation. The next generation is even worse, they are even more resistant to ads.

Visually impactful storytelling with image tables


How many impressions did our ads generate this past week? The post Visually impactful storytelling with image tables appeared first on Beckon. Marketing Dashboards Marketing Reporting Marketing Data Visualization marketing reporting Marketing Storytelling

Interesting Infographics: How To Use Storytelling To Reduce Information Overload


In the infographic “ Cut Through B2B Information Overload with Storytelling ” by Beutler Ink and LookBookHQ , we are provided with valuable strategies to help us manage our company’s storytelling. Thus, as effective storytellers, we must encompass successful headlines and “hooks.”.

Digital storytelling: when art and science connect emotions


Brands are increasingly focusing on digital storytelling. It’s part necessity as geting the attention of consumers is harder and storytelling is an other way of engaging people that proves to be effective. This doesn’t mean that storytelling in […].

Close More Deals With Video Storytelling Techniques


To hook your prospects and actually close deals using sales videos, you’ll have to learn the nuances of video storytelling. 5 video storytelling techniques for sales teams: 1. The post Close More Deals With Video Storytelling Techniques appeared first on Vidyard.

Video Storytelling: How to Drive Connection Through Narrative


Read on to learn how to tell a story through video by focusing on themes, building stories around emotion, and following some key storytelling principles. Video Storytelling Tips 3.1 Video Storytelling Tips. Those five videos generated 6 million views in less than a week.

How to Boost Your B2B Lead Generation with Content Marketing

B2B PR Sense

But even before someone notices your offer, there's a lot you can do to prime the wheels of the B2B lead generation machine -- and content marketing plays a big part! Many people think of lead generation and content marketing as two completely separate areas.

Why Visual Storytelling is Imperative for B2B Content Marketing


Visual storytelling or passing on a lot of information through visually appealing pieces of content, such as videos, webinars, images, infographics, photos & images, instigate customers to take actions to accelerate the sales’ conversions.

[Storytellers Interview | The Studio @ The Knot Worldwide] “We believe in the power of brand-funded content to change people’s lives”


Here at Keywee, we’re privileged to work with hundreds of the world’s leading storytellers. The first is the sales development and marketing team that proactively talks to clients and generates ideas. Distribution is now the key for effective storytelling. The Storytellers