Top 5 Inbound Marketing Trends of 2017

Sharpspring

Marketers chase trends like surfers chase waves. Like the best surfers, the leading marketers have developed an eye for big movements in their space. Today, we’ll dive into the largest inbound marketing trends taking shape in 2017. 3) Mobile Inbound Marketing. .

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The 45 Inbound Marketing Terms You Should Know [Glossary]

Hubspot

Here on the HubSpot blog, we’ve written glossary-themed posts that cover some of the core components of inbound marketing -- we''ve covered email marketing , website optimization , social media , and the list goes on. Closed Loop Marketing. Inbound Marketing.

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Your Ultimate To-Do List for Your First 100 Days as an Inbound Marketer

Hubspot

So, you''ve decided to become an inbound marketer. You see, inbound marketing is a marketing strategy, but it''s also a philosophy. At the heart of it, you''ll be turning your focus away from company-focused marketing and toward customer-centric marketing.

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How Inbound Marketing Can Fuel Native Advertising

Hubspot

Or it could be a sponsored story on Facebook, a promoted video on YouTube, or a promoted account on Twitter, among other things. The Role of Content in Inbound Marketing. Because without inbound marketing strategies in place, there can be no effective use of native advertising.

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24 Favorite Inbound Marketing & Digital Media Buying Tools That Don’t Include Google

NuSpark

Tools that Cover Search Marketing, SEO, Social Media, Conversion Rate, and Content. As a digital marketing lead generation strategist and online media buyer, you just can’t have enough tools to help manage my clients’ online activities. When I am not involved with business development, speaking, and my own social media marketing, I am usually on the computer with some sort of advertising, SEO, social media, or conversion optimization tool. Marketing Automation.

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Marketers: This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

Hubspot

The next evolution of marketing is upon us. Everytime consumer behavior evolves, marketers have new opportunities that were never before available. I was talking to a colleague the other day about these changes, and she noted how endlessly marketing channels shift.

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How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment

Webbiquity

Sales leads generated through inbound marketing–the combination of content marketing, blogging, social media, website chat and SEM–cost 61% less than those produced through traditional demand generation techniques (e.g., Photo credit: DIY Marketers.

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101 Signs You're an Inbound Marketer

Hubspot

We inbound marketers need to stick together! If you do, there's a very good chance you're an inbound marketer too! 101 Signs You're an Inbound Marketer. Your friends who don’t 'get' inbound marketing think you "do social media" for a living.

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Blogs, Books, Tools & More: Your Go-To Guide for Marketing Training [Free Resource]

Hubspot

108,000 YouTube views. These days, the world spins too fast for formal, one-time marketing training. Successful marketers have learned to make learning a part of their day job. They read, attend events, watch webinars, seek out mentors, and study their peers.

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SlideShare Launches Zipcast, Aims to Simplify Webinars

Hubspot

Content is one of the key ingredients of successful inbound marketing. Inbound marketing content can take on many forms, and one that is critical for lead and prospect generation is webinars. First, they are making webinar production software cheaper.

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The Ultimate Dictionary of Marketing Terms You Should Know

Hubspot

Here on the HubSpot blog, we’ve written glossary-themed posts that cover some of the core components of inbound marketing. We've covered social media terms , content marketing terms , smarketing terms , email marketing terms , website optimization terms. 42) Inbound Link.

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What Is Digital Marketing?

Hubspot

And while we say it a lot, the way people shop and buy really has changed, meaning offline marketing isn’t as effective as it used to be. Marketing has always been about connecting with your audience in the right place and at the right time. So What Exactly is Digital Marketing?

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17 Revealing Stats That Uncover Key Marketing Differences Across Regions [New Data]

Hubspot

Every year, HubSpot launches the State of Inbound report , detailing inbound marketing and sales trends across the globe. This year, we're so excited to announce that we've also launched the State of Inbound EMEA report, focusing exclusively on the region. marketers?

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2012 Content Marketing Trends for Manufacturers and Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

I just finished reading an excellent research report from the good folks at Content Marketing Institute (CMI). This report is chock full of statistics and graphs about B2B content marketing. What emerging trends in content marketing for the industrial sector do you see in 2012?

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How to Create a Content Strategy That Actually Drives Organic Traffic

Hubspot

Content marketing alone won’t deliver organic traffic. Content marketing employed strategically will deliver the organic traffic you want and need. Creating a buyer persona requires market research and insights you gather from your customer base. Webinars.

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Summary of Sold-out "Science of Inbound Marketing" Session at Dreamforce 2011

Hubspot

Key Points from "Science of Inbound Marketing" Session. People hate outbound marketing (cold calls, spam, junk mail, etc.) This makes inbound marketing a much more effective, and cheaper way to reach people. It is entirely possible for your marketing not to suck.

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New Webinar Recording: Multiply the Effects of Your Inbound Marketing

Modern B2B Marketing

by Seth Resler Did you miss our webinar on inbound marketing? Inbound marketing can be a very effective marketing strategy, but when used in isolation it tends to produce limited results. The key is to combine it with other marketing techniques.

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Thought Leadership: Marketing Engineering Services with Technical Articles

Industrial Marketing Today

Are you an in-house marketer or a consultant tasked with promoting engineering services? Then you know very well that it is fundamentally different from marketing industrial and/or manufactured products. Fortunately, there are exceptions and some smart marketers are using technical articles to their advantage in order to establish thought leadership and rise above the competition. He said, “…marketing services is very different from marketing products.

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Happy 5th Aniversary To YouTube’s First Viral Video

Hubspot

While YouTube launched in May of 2005, many argue that today marks the day when YouTube became part of popular culture and a fixture of online video sharing. What Does YouTube Look Like Today? Marketing Takeaway. YouTube's growth is staggering.

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Why I Chose Vidyard: A Story of a CMO, The Video-Enabled Business, and Culture

Vidyard

As a chief marketing officer, one of my core tasks is to communicate stories that engage people. Inbound. Then came inbound marketing. The result was a rising flood of whitepapers, case studies, webinars, ebooks, and blogs competing for attention. .

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Alex Pelletier of Acquisio Answers Your Inbound Marketing Questions

Modern B2B Marketing

by Seth Resler On Tuesday, February 7th, Alex Pelletier, Director of Marketing at Acquisio , co-hosted a webinar with our Senior Director of Marketing, Maria Pergolino on multiplying the effects of inbound marketing. Inbound marketing has been proven to work.

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B2B Content Marketing: Will Video Kill eBooks?

B2B Lead Generation Blog

“With the rise of content marketing, a lot of businesses get stuck in the eBook rut,” saysLinda West ( @ misslindawest ), Director of Digital Marketing at Act-On Software , a rapidly growing company that makes a marketing automation Software as a Service (SaaS).

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A Pinch of Content, a Sprinkle of SEO and a Dash of Social Media

Marketri

The Perfect Inbound Marketing Recipe? The same dinner bell rings true for Inbound Marketing programs – there is no one perfect recipe that every firm should use. Webinars. Our favorite social media tools are: Linkedin ; YouTube ; SlideShare and Twitter.

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32 Free Online Marketing Classes to Master Your Marketing Skills

Hubspot

I've taken a few awesome courses and certifications through HubSpot Academy , including an inbound marketing certification and a content marketing certification. Email Marketing. 32 Free Marketing Courses to Take in 2017. Content Marketing " by QuickSprout.

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How Manufacturers can Resurrect Product Content from the Dead Zone

Industrial Marketing Today

In general B2B and technology (software and IT) marketing, there is usually a well-defined path for lead generation and nurturing with content. These B2B marketers seem to have a bottomless well of content to tap into. I’m sure that’s not by accident but the result of forward thinking and a lot of hard work on the part of content marketers in those industries. Manufacturers of industrial products struggle when it comes to generating a steady flow of fresh marketing content.

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New Inbound Marketing Music Video!

Hubspot

You've never seen inbound marketing like this before! Hook: Inbound marketing Who you targeting? You know what you've got to do It will work for you Inbound marketing, you should try it too! How to Use Online Video for Inbound Marketing.

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33 Inspiring B2B digital marketing case studies

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

If you need convincing, here are 32 B2B digital marketing case studies that prove the potental ROI. In this post, we wil feature case studies in the areas of content marketing, social media marketingm social CRM, social selling, LinkedIn marketing, and webinars.

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7 Strategies for Using Content to Market Industrial Products

Industrial Marketing Today

It is heartening to see that content is at the center of most discussions about the state of B2B marketing today. However, industrial marketers face a challenge when it comes to producing a steady stream of fresh content to keep their target audience engaged.

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More Manufacturers Are Using Videos For Content Marketing

Industrial Marketing Today

According to a new report released by the Content Marketing Institute, manufacturers have some of the highest adoption rates for content marketing tactics as compared to other industries. Even though social media (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn) adoption is lower among industrial marketers, YouTube usage by manufacturers (50%) is higher than other B2B marketers (38%). So I went to YouTube to confirm the report’s findings.

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What Were The Most Effective B2B Marketing Tactics of 2015?

KoMarketing Associates

Even though many B2B marketers are already looking ahead to 2016, it’s may be worth recognizing the accomplishments of the past year. Because a component of your B2B marketing strategy certainly needs to focus on leveraging the experience gained executing tactics and campaigns that worked well. In an effort to shed light on how marketers tackled challenges and made strides in 2015, we spoke to a group of industry leaders across the B2B marketing space.

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4 Reasons Charlie Sheen Matters in the World of Inbound Marketing

Hubspot

His personal views and beliefs aside, he has proven to be an amazing inbound marketer. I was able to catch up with David Meerman Scott about why Sheen matters in the world of marketing: 1. He Sees Marketing As a Performance. He beams like an inbound marketing star.

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102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity

With 92% of companies now incorporating social media into their marketing efforts, it’s no longer sufficient to just “be there” on social networks. The first step to improving digital marketing results is to understand the emerging trends and best practices.

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How to Research Blog Topics: A Step-by-Step Process

Hubspot

You will see in the screenshot below I have searched ‘Inbound Marketing.’ The screenshot below shows a Google search for the term ‘Inbound Marketing.’ Podcasts and webinars: Search in podcast and webinar directories, or use Google search.

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Online Display Advertising, Targeting, and Capturing Leads

NuSpark

According to a B2B survey from Bizo last year, marketers see display as a priority for initiatives. . If budget allows, display should be part of an integrated marketing plan. The Ad Planner assists in researching placements, topics, interests, and YouTube channels. .

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10 Genius Ideas That Changed Marketing Forever

Hubspot

This is an excerpt from our new ebook, 100 Ideas That Changed Marketing. At the beginning of this year, we set out to create an infographic that gave a rundown of the history of marketing. That made us think of all of the other advancements that have rocked the marketing world.

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Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity

Sure, teenagers spend a lot of time on YouTube, but did you know that three-quarters of business executives watch work-related online videos weekly? companies now use social media for marketing (though the figure varies widely based on size of company)?

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8 Ready-Made Job Descriptions to Recruit an All-Star Marketing Team

Hubspot

Are you ready to build your dream team of inbound marketers? Hiring inbound marketers is a fairly new priority for businesses as they stray from traditional marketing to more inbound-driven, web-based tactics. 4) Email Marketer. 6) Product Marketer.

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9 Ways to Recycle Your Blog Posts Into Other Content Formats

Hubspot

Today, marketers are feeling the pressure to pump out more and more content to get noticed -- plus it''s got to be readable, engaging, and shareable. The inbound methodology encourages you to flip this outdated tactic on its head. SlideShare is like the YouTube of presentations.

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10 B2B Companies That Create Exceptional Content

Hubspot

One of the biggest concerns we hear from B2B companies when we explain the importance of content creation in inbound marketing is that their focus is somehow not interesting enough to sustain a blog or other creative content. This point is core to inbound marketing.

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The Ultimate Glossary: 120 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained

Hubspot

Thus, while we're all learning about social media and inbound marketing as well as teaching others about it, having a resource that quickly and clearly explains all of the basic terms and applications is critically important. Social Media Marketing Dictionary: 120 Terms to Know.

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