The State of B2B Influencer Marketing [Research]

Webbiquity

Those are among the findings in the 2020 State of B2B Influencer Marketing Research Report , just published by the team at TopRank Marketing. The post The State of B2B Influencer Marketing [Research] appeared first on B2B Marketing Blog | Webbiquity.

What is Market Research?

SEMrush

Market research is an important part of creating effective business strategy. Market ResearchWe’ll explore how it works, and what tools to use when getting started.

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How to Do a Keyword Research for Your SEO Strategy

RockContent

One of the most crucial SEO tasks is keyword research. Good research will be handy in giving you what you need to rank better in result pages. We’re going to address it in this post: What is keyword research? How to do keyword research? What is keyword research?

Your B2B Marketing Budget Playbook for 2021 Success [Research]

Marketing Insider Group

According to that piece of research , marketers expected to cut their events budget and relocate the funds to other digital avenues like content, webinars, social media, and online events. Research from eMarketer released in August projected B2B ad spending to grow by 22.6%

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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.”

How to Use Semrush for Keyword Research

SEMrush

Learn all the ins and outs of keyword research—what terms you need to know, what approaches you can take, and how you can make the most out of Semrush keyword research toolkit. Keyword Research

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. What we saw in our research is closer to where you are, which is, if you’re going to change the way a customer thinks about their business, the first thing you must understand is how they think about their business.

The Marketing Research Process: A 5 Step Guide

SEMrush

Marketing research helps you discover your audience, competitors, and resources. If you’re new to marketing research, start with the basics in our marketing research guide. Market Research

The Complete Guide to Audience Research, Segmentation, and Targeting

Marketing Insider Group

Audience research is a critical part of developing any marketing strategy but it’s not always given the time and attention it really needs. According to a survey of 1,600 marketers , a shocking 65% never or rarely conduct audience research. But why is audience research so important?

How to Do Effective YouTube Keyword Research

BuzzSumo

Whether you’re looking to improve your YouTube engagement or get started, keyword research is vital. Why Bother with YouTube Keyword Research? It’s smart to run keyword research before producing your videos so you can use terms and phrases to guide your topics.

How to Overcome the Pain Points of Your CRM

When used effectively, a CRM can be the life blood of your sales team – keeping everyone organized, efficient, and at peak productivity. However, as a company, sales stack, and database grow, it becomes difficult to uphold structure and governance to keep a CRM up-to-date. The result? Less organization, more confusion, and fewer deals closed. Leveraging leading industry research from industry analysts, this eBook explores how your sales team can gain back valuable time.

B2B Buying Trends for 2021: Latest Research

Webbiquity

Two recent research reports provide useful insights. But the SWZD research found that COVID-19 has acted as a “catalyst” for transformation, with 76% of businesses planning long-term IT and business process changes.

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Humanizing your Account-Based Marketing? Start with Research

Business Brainz

Why research for ABM? Researching about all high-value accounts can help in the attainment of an enhanced level of personalisation across all accounts. How research can humanize ABM? Simple desk-research can reveal deep insight into your target accounts.

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. Second, per the LeadMD research, buyers don’t expect you to stop marketing.

How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Technology Purchasing [Research]

Webbiquity

Two recent research reports provide answers. The post How COVID-19 is Impacting B2B Technology Purchasing [Research] appeared first on B2B Marketing Blog | Webbiquity. Most of us can (vaguely) remember life before COVID-19: business optimism and aggressive purchasing plans for 2020.

3 Mistakes Organizations Make While Developing ABM Programs

While B2B research suggests organizations are thriving through successful ABM programs, getting just one campaign off the ground is more difficult than it seems. From building an account universe to understanding to orchestrating sales and marketing alignment around touchpoint and messaging, there are a number of variables to consider before launching a program.

MarTech: Research and Strategies Behind Utilization

Oracle

Recently, Ascend2 and its research partners fielded the Marketing Technology Utilization Survey. What did the research find? Wise marketers will take note of the research and plan accordingly. On the week of March 18, 2019, 245 marketing influencers responded. The resulting summary report, called Marketing Technology Utilization , which was published in April of 2019, represented the opinions of all the segments that were surveyed.

How To Do Market Research (with Semrush)

SEMrush

Market research tools make it easier than ever to do your own market research. Market ResearchIn this guide, we’ll show you how to get started with a few Semrush tools.

Overcoming The Content Personalization Challenge With Buyer Persona Research

Tony Zambito

Buyer Persona Research. For example, use of marketing and content technology requires us to bring a design methodology to buyer persona research. This is one of the main reasons why some companies still struggle with content personalization after they have gone through – what they believed to be – a buyer persona research initiative. Critical to buyer persona research is the use of qualitative research. by icon 54.

Technology Content Marketing Challenges Revealed [CMI Research]

Marketing Insider Group

The Content Marketing Institute (CMI) released new research relating to technology content marketing. The post Technology Content Marketing Challenges Revealed [CMI Research] appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. This in-depth report, Technology Content Marketing 2019: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends is based on responses from 364 content marketers in the technology industry. Most of the responses are from B2B brands, but perspectives from B2C marketers were also captured.

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.

Using MarketMuse for Keyword Research

MarketMuse

MarketMuse complements your existing keyword research workflow - answering critical questions that your current techstack can't. The post Using MarketMuse for Keyword Research appeared first on MarketMuse.

How to Increase Blog Traffic with Simple Keyword Research

BuzzSumo

Content Marketing SEO Blog Traffic Keyword Research

How the Tech Sector Has Adjusted to COVID-19: Five Findings from Research

Webbiquity

The latest research from TrustRadius answers reveals some interesting insights. Here are five more key findings from the research. Previous research found that 59% of employees said they would prefer to work from home at least part of the time even after the pandemic.

Research Roundup – part 4

Hinge Marketing

Thanks for tuning into Hinge’s Research Roundup. For more research-backed insights, visit hingemarketing.com, connect with me on LinkedIn and follow me on Twitter @John_Tyreman. The post Research Roundup – part 4 appeared first on Hinge Marketing. Any Industry Research Video BlogsIn our recent study on professional services firms, we found that 87% of buyers will actually rule out a service provider before even talking with them.

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.

Humanizing your Account-Based Marketing? Start with Research

Business Brainz

Why research for ABM? Researching about all high-value accounts can help in the attainment of an enhanced level of personalisation across all accounts. How research can humanize ABM? Simple desk-research can reveal deep insight into your target accounts.

The Immersive Content Movement: New Ceros Research

Content4Demand

But new research from Ceros reaffirms the growing need to create interactive and experiential content—not just to drive buyer engagement but to activate employee engagement and passion. The post The Immersive Content Movement: New Ceros Research appeared first on Content4Demand.

A Two-Pronged Approach to Your Market Research Process

Hinge Marketing

When conducting market research for your professional services firm, there are several methods to choose from. If you want to paint the best picture of your marketplace and brand, you’ll need to utilize primary and secondary research as part of your market research process.

Use Buyer Persona Research To Improve B2B Customer Experience

Tony Zambito

Recent research by SiriusDecisions found that for 80% of B2B buyers surveyed, customer experience counted as the top significant reason why they chose to work with a specific provider over another. This type of recent B2B research, accompanied by others in the past few years, points to the major influence customer experience now has in B2B. Understanding How Customers Desire and Perceive Experience Through Buyer Persona Research. Buyer persona research can play a role.

Your Recipe for Inbound Success

Speaker: Jen Spencer, VP Sales and Marketing, SmartBug Media

Your marketing team may build perfect personas and have excellent research, but if the sales and operations team aren’t aligned, you're missing out on opportunities to move potential buyers to the next stage of the funnel.

How Often Should You Blog? [Blog Post Frequency RESEARCH]

Marketing Insider Group

Blog Post Frequency RESEARCH] appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. In the world of content marketing, the lifeblood of your program is content. Much of that content is in blog form. Blogs help you attract new clients by answering questions and providing insights on their challenges. We believe strongly that blogging with consistency is necessary for content marketing to work. Frequency really does matter. But, […]. The post How Often Should You Blog?

How Desk Research Leads to B2B Sales and Marketing Success

Business Brainz

And, to your surprise, simple desk research can unlock huge value for your B2B selling and marketing efforts. Simple desk research helps alleviate the biggest problem facing B2B Marketers which is the problem of data and insights.

How Desk Research Leads to B2B Sales and Marketing Success

Business Brainz

And, to your surprise, simple desk research can unlock huge value for your B2B selling and marketing efforts. Simple desk research helps alleviate the biggest problem facing B2B Marketers which is the problem of data and insights.

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.

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.

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.