Software Research Reports and the Marketing Automation Selection Process

Act-On

Tech companies like to point to their recognition in various analyst reports, but have you ever wondered how they wound up in those reports to begin with?

3 Types of Vendor Reports When You Need Marketing Automation

Act-On

Marketing automation reports can be a great source of info when looking for the right vendor. Consider these 3 types of vendor reports when researching. Marketing Automation Reports & Analytics analyst report crowd sourced report marketing automation reports research

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10 Essential Reports and Research for B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

Thankfully, as B2B marketers, we’re able to tap into the wants and needs of B2B consumers via online surveys, research reports, etc. These reports and surveys can often spark new ideas, or provide statistical support to reinforce the existence of current strategies.

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B2B Budgeting for 2015: 10 Key Marketing Research Reports & Guides

KoMarketing Associates

Software Advice’s recently released 2014 B2B Demand Generation Benchmark report revealed that the vast majority of B2B marketers (79 percent) use at least 11 different marketing software applications. Did we miss an important or mission-critical piece of research?

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Forrester Research Report: How Sales and Marketing Intelligence Drive Improved Business Outcomes

In 2019, DiscoverOrg commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate sales and marketing intelligence practices in the B2B space. The primary takeaway? Forrester found only 1.2% of companies achieved a score indicating maturity in data management practices. However, organizations are fighting back - and winning.

Report: 94% of Marketers Agree that Original Research Can Elevate a Brand’s Authority

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers continue to create new content for their target audience, statistics suggest that most believe original research has a positive impact on their organization. About 88% of those who use original research plan to conduct additional research within the next 12 months.

B2B Marketing in Pandemic Times: Here’s What to Do NOW (Research)

Webbiquity

According to the latest research from LeadMD , only one in five business buyers is pessimistic about the future success of their business. Updated data reported here more recently show a similar shift. Second, per the LeadMD research, buyers don’t expect you to stop marketing.

Research Reports

emedia

EMEDIA'S LEAD GENERATION RESEARCH REPORTS emedia is proud to sponsor original research for the benefit of the B2B lead generation community. Article Research Reports Homepage Resourcestable cellpadding="10" cellspacing="20".

10+ Essential Research Reports & Guides for B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

Research, guides, and marketing surveys help guide B2B marketers down the right path. Here are ten B2B marketing related research reports and guidelines we recommend for review, and a brief explanation on why they are important. Optify’s 2013 B2B Marketing Benchmark Report.

New research: Empathy and solving buying problems

B2B Lead Generation

You can read part one here: New research: Boost organic growth from current customers. Brent: The idea that empathy is the core principle of the entire book The Challenger Customer , I admit, is more of a personal opinion based on all of our research.

How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Marketing Plans

Speaker: Tom Pick, Chief Digital Marketing Consultant, Webbiquity

B2B Marketing Zone and Tom Pick, a well-known B2B Marketing expert, recently conducted a survey of over 450 senior B2B marketing professionals about the impact of COVID-19 on their B2B marketing plans. The results were not surprising in some areas, but were very surprising in others. Don’t miss this webinar, where Tom will share findings from the survey, from additional market input, and from the audience. By registering, you will get access to the full survey report.

Report: 46% of B2B Buyers Turn to Colleagues/Peers to Research Purchases

KoMarketing Associates

B2B buyers continue to do their own research before making a purchase decision, and new research shows that colleagues and peers are playing a more important role in the process. This is followed by user reviews (35 percent) and third-party/analyst reports (32 percent).

2020 State of B2B Content Consumption And Demand [Marketing Report]

Marketing Insider Group

Creating a report that has real meaning for B2B marketers is challenging. NetLine just so happens to be uniquely positioned to serve up a report such as this. With this unparalleled first-party data, we’re proud to announce The 2020 State of B2B Content Consumption and Demand Report.

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2019 ABM Market Research Report: New Original Research for B2B Marketing Leaders

Engagio

The answers are here in the 2019 ABM Market Research Report. Engagio teamed up with Salesforce Pardot to engage 500 business leaders in an in-depth, original research study. The full report reveals which key ABM challenges must be overcome, including measurement.

Technology Content Marketing Challenges Revealed [CMI Research]

Marketing Insider Group

The Content Marketing Institute (CMI) released new research relating to technology content marketing. This in-depth report, Technology Content Marketing 2019: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends is based on responses from 364 content marketers in the technology industry.

The Key to Marketers’ Happiness

Speaker: Matt Snodgrass, Director of Marketing for MarketingProfs

Every year marketers are bombarded by research that covers the top tools, hottest trends, and latest marketing ideas, but there's almost no research that focuses on the marketer as a person. Very little of that focuses on YOU. Until now. Join MarketingProfs Director of Marketing Matt Snodgrass as he recaps the findings from the latest MarketingProfs Marketer Happiness Report!

Five Surprising Findings from the 2017 Marketing Strategy Report

Webbiquity

CoSchedule, a top content planning and research tool vendor, just released its State of Marketing Strategy Report 2017 , based on a survey of nearly 1,600 marketing professionals. Conduct audience research: Successful marketers are three times more likely than their less successful counterparts to say they do audience research at least once per quarter. Which is why a documented strategy and audience research are so important.

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Retail Holiday Shopping Trends Highlighted in Two New Research Reports

Modern Marketing

This year, we’re pleased as punch (yes pleased as punch) to provide you with not one, but two research reports on the topic of holiday shopping and consumers and all that good stuff. The second report is entitled: Holiday Research 2014 Part 1: Unwrapping Shopper Plans.

10 Design Tips For Creating Research Reports People Want to Read

Brandwatch Marketing

Report: 82% of Email Marketers Use Signature to Boost Brand Awareness

KoMarketing Associates

When email marketers want to resonate with their target customers and prospects, new research suggests that more of them are turning to their signatures to make an impact. Despite these challenges, email still remains a valuable channel for marketers, according to previous research.

How to Use Video Throughout the Buyer's Journey

Speaker: Zach Basner, Director of Video Training and Strategy, IMPACT

Forrester Research Group reports that on average 70% of a buyer’s purchasing decision is made before engaging with a sales team. That’s staggering; and it means that we must educate and provide the best answers for our prospects at every stage of their journey. So the question is: will you choose to be an educator in your industry?

ASU Research Confirms the Transformative Power of Second Chances

Televerde

Findings from Arizona State University’s Seidman Research Institute. We recently partnered with Arizona State University’s Seidman Research Institute to measure the effectiveness of our prison workforce development program. The now controversial 1994 U.S.

Target Market Research for the Professional Services

Hinge Marketing

Researching your target markets is one of the smartest business moves you can make. Professional services firms that do frequent research on their target clients grow 2X faster and are more profitable than firms that do not. Target Market Research Defined. Secondary research.

Gartner report spotlights the four main kinds of attribution

ClickZ

30-second summary: A new report from research firm Gartner details the four main kinds of attribution. The report recommends utilizing each method as appropriate, and combining them when needed.

Thought Leadership Best Practices: Research On How To Show Your Expertise

Marketing Insider Group

We decided to compile some of the most important thought leadership best practices from recent research and surveys. To reap these rewards, you’ll want to follow thought leadership best practices based on data, surveys, and research.

4 Steps to Developing Your Customer Care Strategy

The quality of a customer care strategy can make or break a company, but simply resolving a customer service issue or complaint is no longer enough. Learn the 4 steps that address the major points you need to consider when building a customer care roadmap.

B2B social media: Highlights from new benchmarking research

Savanta

The latest B2B Marketing Benchmark Report – based on a survey of 274 client side B2B marketers conducted by us here at Circle Research – finally seems to provide a definitive answer. The report is set to be launched late August, but here’s a sneak preview.

The 17 Best Keyword Research Tools for SEO and SEM

Webbiquity

That’s where keyword research comes in. So once you or your team have developed topic ideas, planned content , and researched those subjects, it’s time to use keyword research tools to find the best phrases to match up searcher intent with your approach to each topic.

Research Study: Fourth Annual Sales Effectiveness Report Now Available

Conversica

Research Study: Fourth Annual Sales Effectiveness Report Now Available. In our Fourth Annual Sales Effectiveness Report , we break down what goes into a successful lead follow-up strategy and the results that companies are seeing from the tactics that make up this strategy.

Prospect Research for the Professional Services

Hinge Marketing

Conducting prospect research can help you alleviate their concerns. Researching your prospects doesn’t have to be difficult, and it can be done at a variety of levels. What Is Prospect Research and Why Is it so Important? Who and When Should You Research? Analysts reports.

Report: Email Still Beats Out Other Forms of Marketing in the Buyer’s Journey

KoMarketing Associates

Although marketers have been turning to email to reach their customers and prospects for quite some time, new research shows that it still holds strong as a marketing tactic. Cheetah Digital and Econsultancy recently published the report, “Is Your Marketing Strategy Out of Touch?”

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New Research Report: Referral Marketing for Professional Services Firms

Hinge Marketing

Our previous research found that increasing referrals was the top marketing initiative for professional services firms in 2015. We wanted to find the answers, so we got down to research. Our New Research Survey on Non-Client Referrals Much more common than you might think.

Report: COVID-19 Has Forced the Majority of Marketers to Shift Top Priorities

KoMarketing Associates

The COVID-19 outbreak has already been felt across many industries, and new research shows that marketers are shifting their priorities as a result of the pandemic. As marketing priorities shift due to COVID-19, previous research suggests that Google search ad spend, in particular, is falling.

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27 Content Distribution Ideas to Promote Primary Research

Hinge Marketing

“How can I use research as marketing content?” Today, about 1 in 5 B2B companies are publishing primary research and using it to reach new audiences, generate leads, and as validation for their services. Contact us to learn more about using research as content.

Forrester Report: Customer Goodwill Is An Untapped Marketing Goldmine

Influitive

The post Forrester Report: Customer Goodwill Is An Untapped Marketing Goldmine appeared first on Influitive. We’ve long talked about how advocate marketing programs drive tangible revenue—and we’re not the only ones.

The Role of Data, Measurement And Research in Customer Advocacy

Marketing Insider Group

Developing a customer advocacy approach includes many facets, including data, measurement and research. Let’s explore what customer advocacy is, why it matters and the role of data, measurement and research in building a successful program. Research and Customer Advocacy.

Report: 19 Experts on the State of Marketing Automation

The Point

Demand Generation Report just published their 2018 Outlook Guide: The State of Marketing Automation. I was honored to be invited to contribute my thoughts as part of the report, reproduced (with permission) below.

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