Why Industrial Websites Shouldn’t be an Afterthought for Manufacturers

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial websites and manufacturers’ expectations are not always in sync. I say that from my regular conversations with manufacturers from various industries and from around the world. Industrial website goals and usage.

Industrial Marketing is Not Just for ToFU

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Industrial marketing has become more digital now than in the past. 😊 Manufacturers and engineering companies realize digital industrial marketing or industrial content marketing is more effective for lead generation than traditional.

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Email Marketing for Manufacturers—Engage With Engineers and Industrial Professionals

Industrial Marketing Today

However, it is still one of the top-performing industrial marketing tactics. email marketing for manufacturers Industrial email marketingThink email marketing for manufacturers is passé and is no longer effective? Think again!

Landing Pages for Industrial Lead Generation

Industrial Marketing Today

The importance of landing pages for industrial lead generation cannot be overstated. Read more The post, %Landing Pages for Industrial Lead Generation% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

B2B Distribution Roundtable: The Challenges & Solutions of Buying and Selling

Speaker: Jonathan Meyer, Kyle Mitzner & Jacobi Zakrzewski

Join Hawksearch’s Jonathan Meyer as he moderates a roundtable discussion with Bridgeline’s Kyle Mitzner and Luminos Labs’ Jacobi Zakrzewski, where they highlight the challenges and solutions surrounding B2B distribution.

How Industrial Marketing for Manufacturers Helps in Building New Relationships

Industrial Marketing Today

Job #1 of industrial marketing for manufacturers is to generate leads. So, before I explain why I said what I just said, let’s look at the goals manufacturing marketers have achieved by using industrial content marketing over the past 12 months.

Industrial Customer Journey and the Digital Experience

Industrial Marketing Today

Understanding the industrial customer journey is essential to the success of digital marketing with content. Read more The post, %Industrial Customer Journey and the Digital Experience% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

The Industrial Buyer’s Journey—What Manufacturing Marketers Need to Know

Industrial Marketing Today

The Industrial buyer’s journey can be complex and typically involves a committee of decision-makers. Of course, not all industrial sales take that long. You may want to read my earlier post on the industrial customer journey. The industrial.

Industrial Blogs are Essential in Lead Generation

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial blogs are not often talked about by manufacturers when it comes to lead generation. They are not completely wrong about their complaints, but don’t be too quick to discard industrial blogging. Let’s face it, your audience of engineers and industrial.

Industrial Marketing—You Want Coaching With That?

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial marketing coaching is something I’m asked about often, especially in the past 6 to 8 months. Read more The post, %Industrial Marketing—You Want Coaching With That?% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

6 Proven B2B Marketing Strategies and How to Use Them

Bold tactics. Innovative ideas. Thriving revenue growth. Behind every great B2B marketing campaign is an amazing story. Learn the strategies behind six winning B2B marketing campaigns — directly from the marketers that made them. Read the stories now!

How to Make Industrial Email Marketing Work for You

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Industrial email marketing may not get the same attention and love as it used to because of social media. Read more The post, %How to Make Industrial Email Marketing Work for You% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

Industrial Lead Generation – MQL vs SQL

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Industrial lead generation is an important, if not the #1 goal of industrial marketers. Read more The post, %Industrial Lead Generation – MQL vs SQL% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

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Why Retrofitting Industrial Website Redesigns Usually Don’t Work

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Industrial website redesigns are major undertakings, not something you want to decide or do in a hurry. Read more The post, %Why Retrofitting Industrial Website Redesigns Usually Don’t Work% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

Why Industrial Marketing Plans and Strategy Must Go Together

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I’ve had many conversations about creating industrial marketing plans that start something like this, “Can you create an industrial marketing plan for us?” Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Marketing Industrial Marketing Strategies

Maximize Results Of Attending A Trade Show

Attending trade shows helps your business find new prospects and make connections. By downloading this white paper, you will learn how setting goals and adding pre-planning to every trade show and industry event you attend makes a considerable difference.

How Industrial Marketing Strategy Must Change to Fill Pipelines Again

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Your industrial marketing strategy may have changed recently because of the coronavirus. Read more The post, %How Industrial Marketing Strategy Must Change to Fill Pipelines Again% by %Achinta Mitra% was originally published on %Industrial Marketing Today%.

Writing Technical Blog Posts for Engineers and Industrial Professionals

Industrial Marketing Today

In my experience, industrial blogging is an underused content marketing tactic for many of these companies. The two most common objections that I hear are: Writing fresh and relevant content regularly for industrial blogging is too consuming.

Content Preferences of Engineers and Industrial Buyers

Industrial Marketing Today

Understanding the content preferences of engineers and industrial professionals is crucial to your success with industrial content marketing. That applies to the content for industrial websites too. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Manufacturing Marketing in the Age of Industry 4.0

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As I was researching the topic of manufacturing marketing for industry 4.0, I found a ton of online articles when I did a Google search for “marketing for Industry 4.0.” Read more The post, %Manufacturing Marketing in the Age of Industry 4.0%

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How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

CRM software is a powerful tool when used correctly, yet another obstacle to a sales team’s efficiency when it’s not. Leveraging research and commentary from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can get back valuable time by overcoming some pain points with your CRM, such as low adoption rates, integrations, and data quality.

Industrial Marketing Budgeting and Planning

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Industrial marketing budgeting and planning activities pick up at this time of the year. Read more The post Industrial Marketing Budgeting and Planning by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Marketing Budgets and PlanningAs they say, “?Tis Tis the Season.”

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Is Your Industrial Website Ready for Business After the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Industrial Marketing Today

Will your industrial website still meet the needs of engineers and industrial buyers when the coronavirus pandemic is over, whenever that is? In my last post, I talked about adapting your industrial content marketing strategy for COVID-19.

How Industrial Distributors Can Use Content Marketing

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Content marketing for industrial distributors can be very challenging. Read more The post How Industrial Distributors Can Use Content Marketing by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Content Marketing Industrial Lead Generation Industrial Marketing content marketing for distributors

Industrial Buyers – Their Preferences and How to Market to Them

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Understanding the mindset of industrial buyers is important if you market to engineers and technical professionals. You can find data on general B2B marketing, but it is somewhat limited when it comes […] The post Industrial Buyers – Their Preferences and How to Market to Them by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

How ZoomInfo Helps Overcome the Top Pain Points of Inside Sales

Recent digital transformation has shifted the B2B landscape by ushering in the era of buyer empowerment. With more access to user reviews, analyst opinion, and industry research, decision-makers are more informed than ever while navigating what is now known as the “buyer’s journey.”

Making Industrial Content Marketing Engaging for Engineers and Industrial Buyers

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial content marketing is facing a big challenge because manufacturers are struggling to make it more engaging for their target audience. They have a good grasp of industrial content marketing’s contributions at the top of funnel but can’t quite connect the dots when it comes to measuring its effectiveness in driving sales. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated!

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Industrial lead generation is the lifeline for manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies when it comes to accelerating their pipelines and growing sales. There are many reasons for the failure of industrial lead generation to convert into wins … Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated! Read More » The post Industrial Lead Generation for Sales – It’s Complicated! by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

Industrial Marketing: What Manufacturers Need to Know

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial marketing, or as some refer to it as manufacturing marketing, is very different from B2C marketing. In my experience working with manufacturers and engineering companies, I’ve found differences with other B2B marketing even though industrial is a subset of B2B.

Content Planning for Industrial Marketers

Industrial Marketer

As the industrial buying journey has become more elongated and complex, and more buyers are doing a majority of their research online before engaging with companies, solid content planning has become an essential starting point for industrial marketing.

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The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

Adapting Your Industrial Content Marketing Strategy for COVID-19

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial content marketing strategy needs adjusting and fine-tuning to adapt to changes during this unprecedented time of COVID-19. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Purpose Driven Industrial Blogging

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When I talk to manufacturers and industrial companies about blogging, which is practically every day, I can’t help but notice that these people do understand that blogging is a key [.]. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Content Marketing Industrial Blogs Inbound Marketing industrial lead generation Industrial Marketing

Industrial Blogging – An Underutilized Content Marketing Tactic

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial blogging is usually not a favorite subject of discussion with my manufacturing and engineering clients. Another major concern is that it is too time consuming to create fresh and relevant […] The post Industrial Blogging – An Underutilized Content Marketing Tactic by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. Industrial Blogs Industrial content creation

Industrial Marketing Plan: A 3-Phase Approach

Industrial Marketing Today

As we go deeper into Q4 with the holidays right around the corner, most industrial companies start to think about their industrial marketing plan for next year. As an industrial marketing consultant, I’m often asked by clients the best way to approach this important planning task. My preferred way is what I call the 3-phase […] The post Industrial Marketing Plan: A 3-Phase Approach by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

What Is the Gemini Effect in B2B Marketing?

Veteran B2B loyalty marketers know that the reward redemption experience in any program is often governed by a strange two-headed phenomenon commonly referred to as The Gemini Effect. Find out more about how to maximize the effectiveness of your customer or channel partner incentive programs from industry leader Reward Paths.

Most Industrial Websites Miss the Mark

Industrial Marketing Today

I don’t know of any manufacturer or industrial company that doesn’t want their website to generate more leads and grow sales. And that has nothing to do with industrial website design. According to Acquity Group’s annual State of B2B Procurement study, “Although […] The post Most Industrial Websites Miss the Mark by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Planning Your Industrial Marketing Strategy for 2015

Industrial Marketing Today

I hope you have already started planning your industrial marketing strategy for 2015. You may be wondering why you need to spend the time and effort in creating an industrial marketing strategy when you already know the problem – not enough quality leads generated from your current website. The post Planning Your Industrial Marketing Strategy for 2015 by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today.

The Importance of Industrial Email Marketing for Targeting Engineers

Industrial Marketing Today

Industrial email marketing is and should be an important component of your content marketing strategy when targeting engineers and technical professionals. Industrial email marketing continues to be very effective in promoting content, nurturing leads and building thought leadership. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.]. B2B E-Mail Marketing Industrial Marketing Strategies industrial email marketing

Measuring ROI of Industrial Content Marketing is Difficult

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Manufacturers, distributors and engineering companies are finding it difficult to accurately measure the ROI of their industrial content marketing efforts. While the number of leads generated … Measuring ROI of Industrial Content Marketing is Difficult Read More » The post Measuring ROI of Industrial Content Marketing is Difficult by Achinta Mitra appeared first on Industrial Marketing Today. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.