8 Common LinkedIn Advertising Mistakes

The Point

In a remarkably short time, LinkedIn has grown to become a major player in B2B advertising (at about 20% of total industry spend, according to industry watchers ), quickly rivaling search advertising on Google. 8 Common LinkedIn Advertising Mistakes #paidsocial Click To Tweet.

How Does Treating LinkedIn Like It Was Twitter Impact Results for B2B? [Research]

Webbiquity

The top two social networks for B2B marketers, LinkedIn and Twitter, are different in several important ways. LinkedIn is more formal, more professional, more selective, and more about thought leadership and insights. On LinkedIn , however, Tuesdays are best , followed by Wednesday.

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How to Convert Employees into Brand Ambassadors on LinkedIn

Webbiquity

There are still a few old-school managers out there who are hesitant to encourage their employees to stay active on LinkedIn. However, most enlightened executives now realize LinkedIn is a powerful tool to transform their already-engaged employees into company brand ambassadors.

How to Target Users of Specific Software with LinkedIn Ads

Webbiquity

LinkedIn advertising is a powerful channel for any B2B company looking to reach relevant audiences based on their profession. Here’s how you can upload audience lists to LinkedIn to target users of any software (or specific technology) that’s relevant to your business.

Marketing and Sales Alignment for A Supercharged LinkedIn Strategy

Speaker: Candyce Edelen, CEO, PropelGrowth

Used properly, LinkedIn is the ultimate prospecting tool for B2B sales. LinkedIn prospecting BLOWS AWAY the results from typical email marketing campaigns. How to develop messaging and personas that will ensure an effective LinkedIn strategy.

How to Grow Your LinkedIn Network

Webbiquity

LinkedIn is the best social network for B2B marketers to reach out to other businesses, given that all members are professionals. However, that outreach has to be done right to get results, and there is a certain LinkedIn etiquette it’s important to abide by.

17 LinkedIn Marketing Best Practices

SmartBug Media

Every second, two new professionals sign up for LinkedIn. That—and all the other LinkedIn statistics —are very impressive, but it's important to note that t he efficacy and frequency of using LinkedIn can vary drastically from person to person and company to company.

10 Tips To Successfully Manage Your Company Page On LinkedIn

KoMarketing Associates

LinkedIn relaunched their Company Pages as LinkedIn Pages last November. The relaunch included a number of new features and upgraded features that let B2B marketers manage a company page on LinkedIn more effectively than before. LinkedIn’s new Pages has this functionality.

How to Target Effectively on LinkedIn

Single Grain

For B2B brands, LinkedIn can be an advertising goldmine. LinkedIn Ads can be an effective tool for generating leads, driving traffic or increasing engagement…if you get the targeting right. Dive Deeper: The Ultimate Guide to Creating a LinkedIn Ads Campaign.

19 Noteworthy Stats About Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter Marketing

Webbiquity

LinkedIn now boasts 500 million users , with half active daily. Here are 19 stats and facts about Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram, plus six key takeaways to help you create a more effective social marketing plan. Three LinkedIn Marketing Stats.

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Social Lead Validation – The Missing Ingredient From Most Inbound LinkedIn Marketing Programs

Marketing Insider Group

The post Social Lead Validation – The Missing Ingredient From Most Inbound LinkedIn Marketing Programs appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. All sales leads are not equal.

Why you need a strategic approach to your LinkedIn network

Biznology

Have you ever really stopped to think about who you are–or should be–connected to on LinkedIn and why? The power of your LinkedIn network is not just about how many connections you have. How your LinkedIn network affects social media efforts.

7 Tips for Better LinkedIn Leads

Marketing Insider Group

When it comes to generating B2B leads on social media, LinkedIn is way ahead of the competition. No other social site gathers the volume of like-minded executives, professionals, and business owners in one platform in quite the same way LinkedIn does.

Tips for boosting LinkedIn engagement

Biznology

With all of the ways to enhance your business and your professional reputations with social media, LinkedIn remains the ultimate method for achieving those goals. While posts on Facebook garner more attention when you add a picture, the opposite is the same for LinkedIn.

Are LinkedIn Groups experiencing a crisis?

Biznology

After all of the changes LinkedIn has made to groups, it’s no wonder LinkedIn users and social selling experts are questioning the value of LinkedIn groups for sales and marketing programs. What happened to LinkedIn groups? Are LinkedIn groups still worth your time?

Tips on how to use LinkedIn for Better Lead Generation

B2B Lead Generation

Have you ever wondered about how can you use LinkedIn for better lead generation and business. I met Susan through following her writing on her blog and her work in the LinkedIn community. Brian: What inspired you to do your work with LinkedIn?

LinkedIn for Business: 5 Ways B2B Marketers Can Optimize LinkedIn Advertising

KoMarketing Associates

LinkedIn is a prime platform for B2B companies looking to gain relevant web traffic, social media engagement, and high-quality leads through paid social media advertising. Let’s take a look at 5 ways B2Bs can and should optimize their LinkedIn advertising strategy.

Marketing Your Business On LinkedIn

Go Beyond SEO

What can you accomplish by using LinkedIn to market your business? LinkedIn is the only social media networking site of its kind which targets business professionals. LinkedIn is comprised of building networks and connections. Marketing Your Business on LinkedIn.

Why this LinkedIn Ad Works: 2 Key Tips for Success

The Point

For many B2B Marketers, advertising on LinkedIn is becoming a demand generation staple. And perhaps it’s because of that simplicity that very few LinkedIn ads, in my view as a dedicated ad watcher, take full advantage of the channel with either copy or imagery that are truly engaging.

30 LinkedIn Sales Triggers

Marketing Insider Group

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5 Best Practices When Creating a LinkedIn Company Page

KoMarketing Associates

LinkedIn currently has about 660 million users on their site, according to their about page. Just like the other popular social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, a company’s LinkedIn page is likely to show up in search results for their branded terms.

How B2B Companies Are Using LinkedIn Marketing Ad Campaigns [Interview]

KoMarketing Associates

The “2016 LinkedIn Ads Benchmark Report” from Bizible found that most B2B software and business service companies (50 percent) consider their LinkedIn marketing strategies to be successful. How could B2B marketers improve upon their LinkedIn ad strategies (e.g.,

How to Use LinkedIn for Lead Generation

Webbiquity

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, with approximately 500 million users and more than nine million companies represented. If you want to produce business leads, LinkedIn is a must in your social media marketing strategy. But just having a presence on LinkedIn isn’t enough. This is an excellent way to let businesses on LinkedIn know what your company does without doing the blatant self-promotion that everyone hates. Guest post by Lexie Lu.

How even social media & social selling experts are getting LinkedIn wrong – Part 2

Marketing Insider Group

In my last post, I started to show how even the most recognized social media and social selling authors, experts, and consultants are getting LinkedIn wrong. Content Marketing LinkedIn LinkedIn Marketing linkedin social selling social media marketing

8 Powerful Tips for Going Viral on LinkedIn Pulse

Act-On

Somebody publishes a post on LinkedIn, and nearly overnight it goes viral, soliciting massive amounts of traffic, shares, and comments — and, consequently, a sharp spike in both leads and sales. LinkedIn Pulse is proving to be a valuable place to publish content, especially for B2B marketers.

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9 Costly Mistakes Businesses Make on LinkedIn

Marketing Insider Group

LinkedIn appeals to 41% of B2B marketers as their main social media network and is where 80% of B2B leads are generated. What’s more, about 50% of LinkedIn users are more likely to […]. The numbers are in.

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IT Buyers Are Calling for a Change in How You Market & Sell to Them on LinkedIn

Marketing Insider Group

The post IT Buyers Are Calling for a Change in How You Market & Sell to Them on LinkedIn appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Content Marketing B2B B2B Marketing LinkedIn LinkedIn Marketing linkedin social selling

Go beyond brand awareness & drive revenue with LinkedIn

Biznology

This webinar featuring LinkedIn expert Kristina Jaramillo gives LinkedIn strategies to increase your revenue and not just your connections. How your LinkedIn marketing and social selling strategy should focus on the entire awareness-to-revenue customer lifecycle.

How Even Social Media & Social Selling Experts Are Getting LinkedIn Wrong – Part 1

Marketing Insider Group

In previous posts, I shared how CMOs at Xerox, Lithium, G2Crowd, Wiley and XOJet are getting LinkedIn wrong as they are simply focused on brand awareness, reach and filling the funnel. Social Media LinkedIn LinkedIn Marketing linkedin social selling social selling

LinkedIn Lead Gen Forms: Pros And Cons For B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

I want to start by saying I really like LinkedIn Ads as a tool for most B2B marketers. No other platform can offer its targeting options and LinkedIn has done a great job of positioning itself as a key player for showcasing professional endeavors and achievements. Source: LinkedIn.

A guide to getting started on using hashtags on LinkedIn

Biznology

LinkedIn wants you to start using hashtags and I think it’s about time. Up until recently, hashtags were frowned upon when used on LinkedIn because they were a telltale sign of cross-posting content from Twitter (a big no-no). How do hashtags work on LinkedIn?

More LinkedIn Leads Can Destroy Your Revenue Performance – An Interview with Ian Addison From GetLinkedInHelp.com

Marketing Insider Group

Because we find that sales and marketing leaders focus on lead generation instead of demand generation and full funnel marketing, I have interviewed our resident Challenger social selling expert – Ian Addison – on how more LinkedIn leads can be bad for your organization. The post More LinkedIn Leads Can Destroy Your Revenue Performance – An Interview with Ian Addison From GetLinkedInHelp.com appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

How to Get 67% More Revenue Opportunities Using LinkedIn and Not Just Leads That Go Nowhere

Marketing Insider Group

When it comes to LinkedIn […]. The post How to Get 67% More Revenue Opportunities Using LinkedIn and Not Just Leads That Go Nowhere appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Social Media Kristina Jaramillo LinkedIn LinkedIn Marketing linkedin social selling social media marketingIn the “Ultimate Sales Machine”, Chet Holmes mentions that only 3% of your target market is ready to buy!

How to Use LinkedIn in Your B2B Content Marketing Strategy

Marketing Insider Group

By far, it’s LinkedIn for B2B content marketing. LinkedIn has built up a reputation as ‘the’ social media site for B2B. The post How to Use LinkedIn in Your B2B Content Marketing Strategy appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

How to Create a LinkedIn Business Page (and Why You Need One)

Optinmonster

Are you wondering how to create a LinkedIn business page? What is LinkedIn? LinkedIn is a social media platform that’s used primarily for professional networking. For example, here’s the OptinMonster LinkedIn business page. Do you need to create a LinkedIn business page?

Marketing Your Business On LinkedIn

Go Beyond SEO

What can you accomplish by using LinkedIn to market your business? LinkedIn is the only social media networking site of its kind which targets business professionals. LinkedIn is comprised of building networks and connections. Marketing Your Business on LinkedIn.

How Rethinking the Social Content Strategy Helped an Animated Video Marketing Company Drive More Demand on LinkedIn

Marketing Insider Group

The post How Rethinking the Social Content Strategy Helped an Animated Video Marketing Company Drive More Demand on LinkedIn appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Social Media LinkedIn LinkedIn Content LinkedIn Content Strategy Social Content Strategy