How Behavioral Triggers Are The Low Hanging Fruit of Marketing Automation

Modern Marketing

As a journey-man of marketing automation and email marketing, it still amazes me when I read surveys such as the 2017 Oracle & Econsultancy State of Marketing Automation in ANZ. Only 38% of companies send an automated email following a newsletter sign-up.

The 14 Best Marketing Automation Tools

Webbiquity

Marketing automation software tools can be very helpful in making lead nurturing and sales acceleration efforts more effective—even if the category is badly misnamed. Marketing can’t be automated.) ” — Marketing Insider Group. Marketing Insider Group.

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3 Major Marketing Automation Misconceptions

ANNUITAS

I recently had a conversation with a budding marketer about my experience with a leading marketing automation platform, and when discussing its robust capabilities was asked, “So, will this program create infographics for us to send out?”

How to Add a Personal Touch to Your Marketing Automation

Act-On

The days of “one size fits all” marketing are over. Most of us (successfully or not) are really trying to achieve the one to one marketing ideal that Don Peppers and Martha Rogers wrote about more than 20 years ago. And that’s largely thanks to marketing automation.

Top marketing automation tools you can boost revenue with tomorrow

Biznology

But in the world of marketing, increasing your efficiency can be especially tough without the right systems. We’ve picked out the top four systems on the market today that are sure to supercharge your marketing efforts without being a time vampire. Automated marketing done right.

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How to Get the Most Out of Triggered Emails

Sharpspring

There are many ways to drive business goals using email marketing. But triggered emails are a particularly powerful tool to influence your audiences to act. Over 75% of email revenue is generated by triggered campaigns, rather than one-size-fits-all campaigns.

Marketing Automation for the New Buyer’s Journey

Act-On

Just a few short years ago, the average B2B buyer still responded well to the classic marketing and sales tag-team approach, with marketing providing high-quantity product exposure and sales moving in to close the deal. Enter marketing automation.

How to Get the Most Out of Triggered Emails

Sharpspring

There are many ways to drive business goals using email marketing. But triggered emails are a particularly powerful tool to influence your audiences to act. Over 75% of email revenue is generated by triggered campaigns, rather than one-size-fits-all campaigns.

Marketing Automation Guide: Definition, Benefits, and Examples

SendinBlue

What is Marketing Automation? Marketing automation is software that enables marketers to automate repetitive tasks across different channels by predefining a set of rules or conditions that trigger specific actions (e.g.

Mautic Offers Free, Open Source Marketing Automation

Customer Experience Matrix

The only real question about free, open source marketing automation from Mautic is what took so long. The core features of B2B marketing automation have been well understood for nearly ten years and prices have been dropping steadily for about the same time.

More Than Automating Emails For Marketing Automation

ANNUITAS

If there was a Marketing Automation soiree, I’d be the host. As a marketing automation consultant and a marketing technologist at heart, I work with technology all day, every day. The platforms today can enable just about any marketing task, including automation.

Three Marketing Automation Strategies You Need to Implement Today

Webbiquity

Automation is the future of marketing. The market is still in its growth phase, and highly fragmented among more than 200 software providers. For now, a study revealed that 49% of companies are currently using marketing automation tools , with 55% of B2B companies adopting this technology. To make the most of marketing automation , here are the fundamental strategies that guarantee faster and higher ROI at a lower cost.

How To Improve B2B Content Marketing With Marketing Automation

KoMarketing Associates

As more and more B2B content marketing professionals figure out what it takes to build an effective content machine, we’re all getting a lot more disciplined. Marketing Automation is a Content Machine. A content marketing machine. Marketing automation.

Top 10 Marketing Automation Mistakes

The Point

It’s well documented that, of the companies who invest in marketing automation, many fail to achieve maximum return from that investment, or even utilize marketing automation technology to its full capacity.

More Than Automating Emails For Marketing Automation

ANNUITAS

If there was a Marketing Automation soiree, I’d be the host. As a marketing automation consultant and a marketing technologist at heart, I work with technology all day, every day. The platforms today can enable just about any marketing task, including automation.

5 Really Easy Ways to Get Started With Marketing Automation

Sharpspring

Automation technology has been around long enough that most marketers understand its value for driving business goals. On average , 49% of companies already utilize marketing automation, while more than half of B2B companies are adopting the technology.

More Than Automating Emails For Marketing Automation

ANNUITAS

If there was a Marketing Automation soiree, I’d be the host. As a marketing automation consultant and a marketing technologist at heart, I work with technology all day, every day. The platforms today can enable just about any marketing task, including automation.

Next-Generation Marketing Automation Systems Target Small Business

Customer Experience Matrix

I’ve been gearing up for the next edition of our VEST report on B2B marketing automation systems, which involves catching up with established vendors and chasing down some new ones. The next release will support list-based triggers and additional actions.

Email Marketing Automation Strategies to Optimize Your Marketing Funnel

SendX

One option that you may have never thought to use is email marketing automation. While there are more than a few ways to begin nurturing your leads, email automation is one that should definitely be considered. Are you curious to know exactly what email automation has to offer?

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Why Marketing Automation Does Not Work

NuSpark

You cannot automate a process that does not exist. In a nutshell, marketing automation often comes to a grinding halt because of the lack of people and processes to support it. And, by the way, you may find you’ve invested in the wrong marketing automation solution.

The Key Marketing Automation Players On Your Team

ANNUITAS

You’ve vetted the vendors, selected your features, sized your database and scheduled your implementation; you are now ready to deploy your marketing automation platform, right? The Marketing User.

Marketing Automation Guide: Definition, Benefits, and Examples

SendinBlue

What is Marketing Automation? Marketing automation is software that enables marketers to automate repetitive tasks across different channels using “automation workflows.”

6 Steps to Ramp Up Trigger Marketing

Modern Marketing

Are you in the "old habit" of aligning customer communications solely around your marketing calendar, product launches, and company events? It’s the era of buyer-centric digital marketing. One modern marketing tactic, which puts the customer in the center of the digital experience and harnesses the power of marketing automation, is triggered programs. Triggered based on website behavior. Date triggered. Date triggered.

6 Steps to Ramp Up Trigger Marketing

Modern Marketing

Are you in the "old habit" of aligning customer communications solely around your marketing calendar, product launches, and company events? It’s the era of buyer-centric digital marketing. One modern marketing tactic, which puts the customer in the center of the digital experience and harnesses the power of marketing automation, is triggered programs. Triggered based on website behavior. Date triggered. Date triggered.

More New Systems Challenge the Marketing Automation Status Quo

Customer Experience Matrix

Last week’s post looked at newer marketing automation systems that focused on small businesses. The general notion is that small businesses are finding existing marketing automation products too hard to use and would be happy with something simpler, especially if it costs less.

What Can You Do with Marketing Automation: Surprise! Its more than you think.

Act-On

Almost every marketer knows that marketing automation (MA) has been a boon for demand generation. Because marketing automation can do so much more. Some marketers use MA solely for demand generation purposes and have not fully realized how to leverage their existing technology to extend to branding and customer marketing needs. And they, unfortunately, are missing out on a whopping two-thirds of the benefits of marketing automation.

Survey: Marketing Automation Users Score a “C” in Maturity

The Point

Spear Marketing Group has published an informative report detailing results of a survey designed to gauge the maturity of marketing automation deployments within the B2B community. The survey asked marketing operations managers and other B2B marketing executives to rank their current deployment of marketing automation software in 33 separate categories relating to either key software functionality or generally accepted best practice.

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Marketing Automation is More Than a Fancy Email Machine

Modern Marketing

Marketing automation is one of those terms that could have a variety of meanings, but the most obvious one is not really what it means. The tool that is called a marketing automation platform is not strictly about automating your marketing.

New Report Confirms Immaturity of Most Marketing Automation Deployments

The Point

In the report, “ Automation: Redefining Marketing’s Game Plan ,” Forrester details the results of their surveying 155 US-based senior marketing professionals on their use of, results from, and attitudes towards marketing automation.

Marketing Automation with Squarespace

Lead Liaison

Marketing automation with Squarespace is easy to do when you connect two systems together, specifically – your website and marketing automation platform. Marketers can also use this information for analytics, to gage how effective their Squarespace website is.

Understand Customers and Their Lifecycle with Marketing Automation

Modern Marketing

Marketing automation can power your email campaigns, but the more you understand you customers and their customer lifecycle, the harder marketing automation can work for you. Improving your marketing automation capability. State of Email Marketing 2015.

What CMOs Need to Know About Marketing Automation

Modern B2B Marketing

Automation is making waves in the business world as more and more companies are moving towards digital transformation. Companies are allocating large sums of their marketing budgets for technology investments that promise to make their teams more productive and the business more profitable.

13 Ways Marketing Automation Can Boost Conversions

Delivra

Looking for B2B digital marketing strategies for 2019? Look no further: Marketing automation continues to be one of the most reliable conversion-boosters among B2B companies. Read on to get marketing automation explained for your B2B business.

How to Use B2B Marketing Automation to Personalize the Customer Experience

KoMarketing Associates

If you’ve been hanging around marketing – particularly B2B marketing – for any length of time, you’ve probably heard one version or another of that statement. Which means you could also enjoy the improved marketing KPIs and the actual business growth that go along with it.

How to Rock the World of Events and Marketing Automation

Modern Marketing

Did you know that 82% of marketers cannot quantify the data that is collected from attendee interactions at their company events? That leaves only 18% of marketers that are actually utilizing event data to its full potential. Marketing Automation