Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

Which social networking site is used by 92% of senior marketing executives? adults say they give advice about purchases on social networking sites, only 17% say they seek out such advice when making buying decisions. B2B marketing on social networks is expected to grow 43.3%

Struggling through the 5 stages of martech? Let’s learn together

chiefmartech

Okay, I admit it. I’ve just been waiting for an excuse to post this “5 Stages of Martech” chart. These stages were originally slides in the opening keynote at MarTech San Francisco back in May, when we unveiled the 2017 marketing technology landscape.

1 Billion Facebook Users in 2012? Not So Fast

Biznology

A report has been released by interactive agency icrossing. If all goes as planned, according to the “research” from iCrossing, Facebook should hit the one billion mark in August of 2012. Image via CrunchBase. We reported on it over at Marketing Pilgrim. The gist?

CMO Challenges in Driving Data into Insights

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A good friend and former colleague of mine Dan Neely, CEO of Networked Insights reminded me recently that there will be more data created in this year than in the previous 5000 years combined!

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CMO Challenges in Driving Data into Insights

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A good friend and former colleague of mine Dan Neely, CEO of Networked Insights reminded me recently that there will be more data created in this year than in the previous 5000 years combined!

CMO 130

How to make real friends (and pimp your Klout) with Flipboard

Biznology

When you install it, go immediately to the red ribbon with the magnifying glass on it and login and link up all of your social networking credentials and Flipboard will automagically generate a personalised newspaper for you to peruse.

Marketing + Technology + Management – Hype = MarTech

chiefmartech

Anuj Agrawal , the CMO at Earth Networks , will examine martech’s impact on two metrics – customer acquisition cost (CAC) and lifetime value (LTV). I have an allergy to hype. I know, that’s an unfortunate condition given that I’m in the field of marketing technology.

Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 2

WebMarketCentral

SES San Jose: Social Media Analysis and Tracking by TopRank Online Marketing Blog Jessica Cameron-Ruud provides detailed notes on this SES panel discussion featuring Todd Parsons of Buzz Logic , Rob Key of Converseon , and Edmund Won from iCrossing.

Top 56 B2B Marketing Posts for September 2010

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

LinkedIn for Lead Generation - Client Bridge , September 18, 2010 LinkedIn is a powerful social network for business professionals that allows you to increase and strengthen your business relationships. The 9 Worst Ways to Use Twitter for Business - Hubspot , September 29, 2010 Twitter is a fantastic network for businesses. iCrossing (2). Best of B2B Marketing for September 2010. Great stuff in the B2B Marketing world in September.

B2B Lead Management Market Heats Up

delicious b2bmarketing

3) Search engine marketing services providers – Shar VanBoskirk covers this market, but I’ve found companies like Reprise Media, IMPAQT, iCrossing and iProspect doing a lot more to help B2B marketers understand how to turn search optimization or paid clicks into qualified leads.