34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
Google+ (or Google Plus) is many different things, depending on who you ask. It’s the fastest-growing social network ever. It’s the tool Google will use to beat Facebook. It’s a pain in the arse because it’s yet another social network to join.
The Best 2017 Networking Events for Marketers
MARCH 17, 2017
At some point in one's life and career, it seems that networking events have earned a bit of a shabby image. 15 Networking Events for Marketers in 2017. Attend this event if you: Really don't like networking events, as this one pushes every boundary it can. Go forth, and network.
13 Networking Mistakes You Need to Stop Making
AUGUST 9, 2016
But there are ways to make networking less of a chore. It starts with reflecting on your current networking habits and learning where you might be making mistakes. 13 Networking Mistakes You Need to Stop Making. 1) You're waiting to build your network until you need it most.
54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom from HubSpot
MARCH 19, 2012
The inbound marketing experts at HubSpot along with Jeff Ente of Who’s Blogging What have just published an outstanding collection of social media insights, 54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom by “26 of the world’s best marketing experts.”
Slides and Video Cover What You Need to Know About Search
MARCH 8, 2013
For those who are mystified by Google magic, this deck will get you up to speed. Thanks to Mike Moran , HubSpot and McDougall Interactive for permitting me to steal from them.
How HubSpot Customers Grow: The Key Technologies Used by 19,000 Marketers
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Here at HubSpot, we've been giving a lot of thought to the concept of a growth stack -- the set of tools that marketers and sales teams use to drive growth. Together, we set out to determine what technologies HubSpot customers have enabled on their websites.
87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012
OCTOBER 16, 2012
30% of the world’s entire population is now online, and social networking is the most popular and time consuming online activity—with users spending more than one fifth (22%) of their time engaging on social media channels. Social networks and blogs In the U.S HubSpot ).
'Boring' Companies Succeeding on Social Media, Google+ for Business, and More in HubSpot Content This Week
SEPTEMBER 15, 2013
New social networks pop up every day. So take a few minutes to catch up on the most important HubSpot content in social media and web design in the past week. An Introduction to Google+ for Business. 10 Deadly Reasons Most Websites Fail from HubSpot All-in-one Marketing Software.
Which Social Networks Should You Focus On? Here Are 6 Ways to Find Out
APRIL 28, 2015
As each new social network pops up, many people feel the pressure to be on every single one. So how can you figure out which networks your customers are using? Ask them to rate the networks they use the most. Google Forms.
How SEO's Future Affects Inbound, Seth Godin Talks Google, and More in HubSpot Content This Week
OCTOBER 27, 2013
You''ll also get some insights regarding just what exactly the future holds for SEO, and what the heck is going on over at Google. How to Hack Google Plus for SEO Value. Ah, Google+: the other social network -- or is it?
Pinterest vs. Google+: Which New Social Network Is Worth Marketers' Time?
MARCH 29, 2012
They started as social networks meant for people to talk to people, not companies to talk to consumers. And just when we got comfortable with this whole social media marketing thing -- BOOM! -- out comes Google+ , followed shortly thereafter by Pinterest. Google+.
Google's AMP: A Marketer's Guide to Accelerated Mobile Pages
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
In fact, data from HubSpot Research revealed that a whopping 33% of respondents use their smartphone as their primary device for internet use. Unsurprisingly, Google has responded to the growth of mobile search by launching The AMP Project , or Accelerated Mobile Pages.
8 Interesting Things You Probably Didn't Know About Google's Algorithm
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
But think about this: Google has really been around for over two decades. I mean, they get us our search results, after all.But how does Google's algorithm work? 8 Fun Facts About Google's Algorithm. 1) Google’s overall algorithm has had one name since 2013: Hummingbird.
How the HubSpot CMO Screens for Top Marketing Talent
JANUARY 7, 2013
Odds are, these prospects are typing those same questions into Google. Reach means they have a knack for growing their network by creating a gravitational attraction to what they do -- and people want to follow their work.
B2B Marketing Stats from HubSpot’s Marketing Data Box
MAY 16, 2011
HubSpot last week released the Marketing Data Box , a 3.4 Slide 25: Google use is still higher than Facebook. adults say they use Google in a typical week (60%) than have a Facebook page (43%).
15 Examples of B2B Google+ Pages & Why They Stand Out From The Rest
JULY 5, 2013
A recent study from Searchmetrics revealed that the growth rate of Google+ shares was approximately 18.5% Even though Facebook remains the primary social platform among users, the growing influence of Google+ cannot be understated. Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/+GE/about.
32 B2B Marketers to Add to Your Google Plus Circles
AUGUST 19, 2013
Building a network in Google+ could be the next critical tactic when it relates to B2B search engine optimization and broader social media initiatives. Recent data analysis from Moz illustrates a positive correlation between Google+ activity and search visibility.
The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
Active across social networks, Cindy leads Microsoft’s small- to midsized-business sales and marketing efforts as Vice President U.S. Ory is Policy Manager Africa for Google in Nairobi, and co-founder of Mzalendo/Ushahidi.
HubSpot Announces Social Inbox: An Integrated App to Make Social Media Personal Again
MAY 7, 2013
At HubSpot, we’ve been using social media as part of our inbound marketing strategy since before Twitter was born and back when Facebook was only accessible to students. We''re calling it Social Inbox , and it will roll out to all HubSpot customers in early June.
Google Launches Dramatic Redesign of Google+, Emphasizing Context and Content Discovery
MAY 17, 2013
You may have caught wind of some of the announcements coming out of the Google I/O conference over the past couple of days. What''s New With Google+? Here''s what''s new and exciting about the Google+ redesign: 1) Consistency Across Devices.
The 24 Best Visual Content Creation Tools
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Google Review Count: 366. Showcase reviews: B2B PR Sense Blog, BuzzBlogger, Entrepreneur, Express Writers, HubSpot (Content), Inc., Google Review Count: 259. 3) Google Charts. Google Review Count: 249. Google Review Count: 236. Google Review Count: 235.
A Few Quick SEO Wins Your Google+ Page Needs
MAY 15, 2014
The recent departure of Google+ creator Vic Gundotra from Google has led to speculation that the social network will be undergoing some changes in the coming year. Beginning today, HubSpot customers will be able to publish directly to their Google+ pages using Social Inbox.
The 28 Best Web Design Tools
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
Google Review Count: 354. Google Review Count: 344. 3) Google Fonts. Google Review Count: 330. Google offers an extensive collection of open source fonts you can explore, sort, and test for use in more than 135 languages. ” — HubSpot. HubSpot.
Does Google Think Your Website Is Spam?
OCTOBER 24, 2012
And we all know how Google hates spam. Spammers simply don’t dedicate the time to build relationships with people and, thus, are rarely found in social networks. Google is not a fan of excessive ads on websites, and they'll ding you for it. What Then, Does Google Care About?
The Ultimate Google+ Cheat Sheet
AUGUST 30, 2011
Google+ is growing like crazy. In fact, it is the fastest growing social network ever. Just as with any other social network, marketers have a lot to learn and do. In this post, we've compiled the best content about Google+ from all across the web. Who is on Google+?
Dear HubSpot: I Have to Market My New Business. Where Do I Start?
JUNE 20, 2014
Dear HubSpot is a weekly column that we do to answer people''s most burning questions about inbound. Dear HubSpot, I''ve got an excellent business idea for a career consulting service. What would they search for on Google, Bing, or Yelp that would bring them to your website?
What the Death of Google Reader REALLY Means
MARCH 29, 2013
Pack your bags, Google Reader. For those of you who didn't catch wind of the news last week, Google has made the decision to retire its RSS feed reading platform after eight years, effective July 1. The move by Google makes a lot of sense. Social Networks Get More News Centric.
Google+ Announces Gmail Integration
DECEMBER 8, 2011
As 2012 is winding down the major social networks are rolling out major changes and improvements. The most recent update comes courtesy of Google+. One of Google's most powerful marketing platforms outside of their core search engine is Gmail. Connect with HubSpot
8 Simple Tips to Siphon SEO Value From Google+ [SlideShare]
MAY 26, 2014
This post contains excerpts from our ebook, A Practical Guide to Improving SEO with Google+. After all, where do you find the time to cultivate yet another social community, and why would you do so on Google+ if you’re not entirely sure it’s worth it?
Will Google+ Overtake Facebook? [Data]
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
Last month, Google Co-Founder Larry Page noted that Google+ had amassed over 40 million users since its launch just 4 months prior. Then again, Google Buzz had 9 million posts within 56 hours of its release.and we all know what happened to Google Buzz.
With Social Media Networks Constantly Changing, How Can You Keep Up?
AUGUST 7, 2013
But something occurred to us here in the HubSpot blogging team boiler room as this was happening: How do marketers keep up with all this stuff? If you''re a marketer you''re also no doubt dealing with Twitter , LinkedIn , and YouTube , and maybe Google+ , Pinterest , Instagram , and others.
How to Insert Google Calendar Invites in Your Marketing Emails
MAY 26, 2014
Conferences, workshops, product launches, webinars, networking hours -- they''re essential. Insert a Google calendar invite right in your next email! How to Insert Google Calendar Invites Into Your Emails. The last part of your Google Calendar event URL is the "Where" section.
An Introduction to 7 of the Most Popular Social Networks for Business
JULY 17, 2012
People expect different type of content on each social media network. Not only does that mean the content you post to each network needs to be unique; it might also mean that you shouldn't be hopping on every single social network out there to meet your company's business goals.
Why Google's Hummingbird Algorithm Is Perfect for Inbound Marketers
OCTOBER 4, 2013
This post originally appeared on Inbound Ecommerce , the brand new ecommerce section of the HubSpot Inbound Marketing blog. You may have heard the news by now: Google has rolled out a new algorithm for all search results.
Google's Biggest Social Search Update Yet Features Google+ Content
JANUARY 10, 2012
Google+ is changing the web, even if you don't want it to. Now, more than ever, it's critical for your business to create and build its presence on the new social network. But hey, if you don't want to take it from us, another search update from Google today might help to convince you.
How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment
JUNE 25, 2012
online or print advertising, trade shows, telemarketing, direct mail) according to research from HubSpot. Social Networking: whether on an individual or corporate account basis, a social network grows over time as credibility is established.