Tips From Demand Gen Report’s 2014 B2B Buyer Behavior Survey

Modern Marketing

by Amanda Batista | Tweet this While the sales cycle is getting longer and buyers continued to wait to engage with sales, B2B buyers are more satisfied with the process than they were a year ago, according to Demand Gen Report’s 2014 B2B Buyer Behavior Survey.

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. Chief Marketer’s Annual B2B Lead Generation Survey.

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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).

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

Priorities Challenges Trends Introduction 3Methodology Research Findings and Insights We conducted in-depth phone interviews with 21 marketing executives at small-to-midsized. the stats about how the B2B buyer is really doing a significant portion of their research. 1How B2B Marketing.

Research Report: Lead Gen Not as Easy as Marketers Think

The Point

This sentiment was borne out in a recent survey on lead generation strategy conducted by Ascend2 Research. You can download a summary of the report, and gain access to all Ascend2 research, here (registration required).

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.

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. View the full report.

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.

Survey: B2B Marketers Juggling Multiple Top Objectives

KoMarketing Associates

As B2B marketers look to reach out to both prospects and existing customers on a regular basis, new research shows that they in fact have a wide range of priorities to juggle.

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The Sales Enablement Handbook

reports which are presented to different. training, which can allow sales ops to collect data, structure strategies and report. According to a Salesforce survey, there are no less than 306 metrics identified as sales enablement metrics. The Sales Enablement.

5 Essentials To Build A Survey

ANNUITAS

We rely on data and statistics from various surveys, vendors and publications to form opinions and develop insights into our lives and our business. When you want to build your own survey, what essentials do you need to gather specific data, analyze and produce unique research?

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Survey: Documented Strategies Increase Marketers’ Odds of Finding Success

KoMarketing Associates

For the most part, marketers are relatively lackluster when it comes to ranking the success of their existing strategies, according to new research. Coschedule recently surveyed 1,597 marketers to determine how their marketing strategies are shaping up in the digital age.

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Survey: Facebook Reigns Supreme Among Marketers’ Target Audiences

KoMarketing Associates

However, new research shows that Facebook still reigns supreme among customers, and images continue to be a popular type of content across all social media platforms. The Manifest recently conducted the “2019 Consumer Social Media Survey” to learn more about how customers utilize social media.

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Think Beyond Surveys for More Effective Research

B2B Marketing Directions

In my last post , I discussed some of the major findings from the State of Original Research for Marketing 2019 survey by Mantis Research and BuzzSumo. The only way to consistently develop novel and authoritative content is by conducting original research.

Perspective on the B2B Demand Generation Benchmark Survey Report

KoMarketing Associates

Last October, KoMarketing Associates announced the launch of research consultancy Software Advice’s B2B Demand Generation Benchmark Survey. Software Advice’s Managing Editor Ashley Verrill shared some of the charts and information highlighting results of the survey.

Survey: More Marketers Turning In-House for Data and Analytics

KoMarketing Associates

As more marketers turn to data to create a more robust customer experience, new research suggests that they want to be more “data self-sufficient.” As marketers look in-house for data and analytics, previous research shows their dissatisfaction with data from third-party sources.

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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Survey: Agency Marketers Excelling in Providing Valuable Content to Customers

KoMarketing Associates

As agency marketers, in particular, continue to provide content marketing services to their customers, new research suggests that they are meeting their audience’s goals along the way.

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Survey: Sales and Marketing Alignment Remains a Struggle for Account-Based Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

Ascend2 recently published the “Account-Based Marketing Survey,” and statistics showed that most marketers (65%) have been at least “somewhat successful” at achieving their primary goals with an ABM strategy.

B2B market research – 10 unique features

Savanta

Is B2B market research really that different from B2C? In this blog post Circle’s Andrew Dalglish explores the 10 key differences that make B2B research unique. These unique features of B2B markets have important implications when conducting B2B market research.

Survey: MarTech Now Accounts for 29% of Total Marketing Expenses

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers look ahead to the coming months, new research suggests that they are investing more money in MarTech than any other tactic. Gartner recently conducted “The CMO Spend Survey 2018-2019” and discovered that MarTech now accounts for 29 percent of total marketing expenses.

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5 Ways to Use Market Research Surveys to Generate Content

nDash

One of the less utilized strategies in content marketing is the use of market research surveys as a foundation to generate custom, unique, and endless content. The findings from the market research theoretically write themselves, as all data has a good story to tell.

Survey: Millennial Buyers Find More Value in Marketing Video Content

KoMarketing Associates

To find out, Brightcove recently conducted a survey to gauge how various demographics interact with marketing video content. Wibbitz published the “Navigating the Video Content Marketing Landscape” report and found that 56 percent of marketers in the U.S.

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Survey: Delivering Business Growth is Top Objective for Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers look to achieve a wide range of objectives, new research shows that their top goal is to deliver business growth across the board. Marketers have an abundance of data at their fingertips, but previous research shows they are not entirely confident in it.

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5 Ways to Get More Bang for Your Survey Bucks

Content4Demand

Surveys are tried and true assets in most content arsenals. The reasons are pretty clear: Surveys can give brands a lot of amplification power, using key takeaways and unexpected trends to fuel social sharing and even PR/media outreach. Blog B2B marketing surveys survey campaigns

Survey: Marketers’ Integration of Analytics Can Lead to Creative Success

KoMarketing Associates

As marketers look to integrate analytics into their strategies, new research shows that those who do so are more likely to see creative success. McKinsey recently conducted a survey to determine how the integration of analytics plays a role in successful marketing strategies.

What can Donald Trump teach us about market research?

Biznology

State after state reported voting results at odds with what almost every poll showed. Also, affecting all polls, it’s been widely reported that many Trump voters have identified themselves as being angry. So what does this have to do with market research?

B2B content marketing research

Savanta

Almost three fifths (56%) of the 175 B2B marketers Circle Research recently surveyed for B2B Marketing Magazine’s Content Marketing Report have seen content marketing boost sales (most of the remainder simply don’t know the impact as measuring ROI is tough).

Report: Marketers Struggle to Improve their Access to Useful Data

KoMarketing Associates

Although marketers are becoming more interested in integrating data and analytics into their strategies, new research suggests that a “utility gap” still persists. About 44 percent of respondents reported “frequently” or “always” having the right data to inform business decisions in 2017.

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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.

Survey: Website Speed May Impact Marketers’ Ability to Influence Customers

KoMarketing Associates

Page speed may not seem like it needs to be a top marketing priority, but according to results from a new survey, it may be the difference between a customer sticking around or moving on to a competitor.

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Report: Video Marketing and ABM Remain Popular Among B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

As 2019 continues to roll on, new research suggests that video marketing and account-based marketing (ABM) strategies will grow in prominence, specifically among B2B marketers.

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Email Marketing Surveys – 5 Reasons Brands Should Jump on Board

Delivra

Email marketing campaigns have long since relied on surveys for quick and direct information gathering. But in 2019, the use of these surveys can seem obsolete. Across industries, the average survey response rate is 33%. What is an Email Marketing Survey?

Report: Marketers Continue to Struggle to Measure Social Media ROI

KoMarketing Associates

New research suggests that marketers are continuing to utilize social media as a tactic, but they remain unsure of how to measure its overall effectiveness. Buffer recently published its “State of Social” report, which found that the overwhelming majority of marketers (58.8

Innovation in Marketing: A 2014 Survey Report

Marketo

So, we decided to find out how marketers perceive innovation in marketing both outside and inside their own organizations by surveying the audience of the London Roadshow. From the survey results, we distilled five key takeaways (we elaborate more about them in the ebook): 1.

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Report: Efficiency in Marketing Remains a Top Priority for CMOs

KoMarketing Associates

As executive marketers look ahead to the coming months, new research suggests that they are heavily focused on their efficiency to drive marketing results. Simply put, CMOs will need to account for how well their technology investments are performing,” wrote the authors of the report.

Survey: Most B2B Marketers Say Their Company ‘Appropriately’ Prioritizes Customer Retention

KoMarketing Associates

Many B2B marketers are already focused on customer retention, according to new research, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t room for improvement. Brightback recently surveyed B2B, B2C and hybrid marketers to gauge how they rank their customer retention effectiveness.

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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.

Report: Challenges Still Causing Issues for Marketers Interested in ABM

KoMarketing Associates

Dun and Bradstreet recently published the “Mind the Data Gap: 2019 Data-Driven Marketing and Advertising Outlook” report and discovered that the majority of B2B marketers (37 percent) now carry out ABM.