Research Roundup – part 4

Hinge Marketing

In 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. Thanks for tuning into Hinge’s Research Roundup. The post Research Roundup – part 4 appeared first on Hinge Marketing.

New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study

B2B Lead Generation

What motivated you or inspired you to do this research? What surprised you most as you analyzed the data from this research, and why? What can marketers do based on this research for their email? Brian: So what’s the best way for people to stay in touch with you, or to keep up with your research? The post New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study appeared first on B2B Lead Blog.

New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study

Marketing Insider Group

The post New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study appeared first on the B2B Lead Blog. The post New B2B Persona Research From Salesforce and LinkedIn Study appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. When was the last time you looked at the quality and accuracy of your B2B persona and contact data? Getting the right content to the right people continues to be a challenge in B2B marketing and lead generation.

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.

Lead Generation Companies: How to Pick a Right One

Check the case study section on their website, see if. Put some time and effort into research before choosing one. Lead Generation Companies: How to Pick a Right One WWW.MARKETJOY.COM Contact: +1 484-302-0110. hello@marketjoy.com Have you ever had a bad experience using a lead.

Coming Soon: The 2019 ANNUITAS Demand Generation Performance Study

ANNUITAS

Participate in our new study by clicking here. Back in 2012, the Fournaise Marketing Group published results from a study that showed that 80% of CEOs do not trust marketers , compared to a 90% approval rating on trusting the CFO or CIO. These older studies and recent experience point to the probability of a widespread distrust in marketing performance and the metrics that marketers use to measure success.

2019 ABM Market Research Study: Making Sense of Modern B2B Marketing

Engagio

And, most telling, 45% of organizations are seeing 2x in ROI over traditional marketing programs according to research by ITSMA and the ABM Leadership Alliance (October 2018). That’s why we launched The 2019 ABM Market Research Study survey.

Study Confirms Importance Of Qualitative Research To Success With Buyer Personas

Tony Zambito

A recent survey conducted by Cintell*, entitled 2016 Benchmark Study On Understanding B2B Buyers , indicates that high performing organizations utilized qualitative research for their buyer personas. The study focused entirely on the use of buyer personas for understanding B2B buyers.

B2B market research – 10 unique features

The B2B Research Blog

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.

How to Create an Effective B2B Case Study

KoMarketing Associates

In fact, data shows that “89% of B2B researchers use the internet in their research process and they conduct 12 searches prior to engaging on a specific brand’s site.”. Enter: case studies. Case studies can help push your brand to the top of the list of candidates when the buyer has hit the decision-making stage thanks to their ability to show the value of your organization’s products or services. Here are a few key steps to consider: Step 1: Research Buyer Needs.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

from SMB Marketing Leaders Brought to you by 2Introduction This study examined priorities, challenges, and trends for B2B marketers. increasing brand awareness—hardly surprising, as these two objectives lead in studies year-after- year. We’re definitely behind on case studies.

Study: Marketers Who Implement Account-Based Marketing See Greater Success

KoMarketing Associates

ITSMA and the ABM Leadership Alliance recently conducted the “2018 ABM Benchmark Study,” and statistics showed that 67 percent of respondents who have implemented ABM have achieved greater customer success with their solutions, compared to their counterparts.

Study: The 2019 Creative and Marketing Salaries Guide

Contently

According to the study, some of the most promising creative marketing jobs include content strategist, UX designer, and email marketing specialist. Research from The Creative Group’s parent company, Robert Half , found that 49 percent of U.S. Trending content marketing jobs stud

B2B content marketing research

The B2B Research Blog

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). Content marketing works.

Overcoming The Content Personalization Challenge With Buyer Persona Research

Tony Zambito

This coincides with previous studies and surveys showing content marketing effectiveness continues to be an enormous struggle. Buyer Persona Research. For example, use of marketing and content technology requires us to bring a design methodology to buyer persona research.

Your Recipe for Inbound Success

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

Recent studies have shown what a lot of B2B marketers already know - it’s hard to build a successful inbound marketing program. Join Jen Spencer, VP of Smartbug Media, as she discusses how to grow an inbound strategy and framework in your organization to attract leads and establish your brand.

Explore Your Industry’s Visible Expert? Research Study

Hinge Marketing

At the Hinge Research Institute, we’ve been busy assessing the state of the professional services marketplace – and the ways that high-visibility experts are transforming their industries. Unpacking Industry Differences Why break down the research into industry-specific reports?

Seize Every Marketing Opportunity with B2B Case Studies

B2B PR Sense

They may even do their own research on your company, comparing it to others, so you might as well make it easy for them to find positive feedback. B2B case studies are an excellent way to put your client's mind at ease and build confidence in your brand. How to Use Your Case Study.

ANNUITAS Launches Enterprise Demand Generation Research Study to Uncover B2B Marketing Strategies

ANNUITAS

ANNUITAS Launches Enterprise Demand Generation Research Study to Uncover B2B Marketing Strategies. Study Aimed at Gaining a Better Understanding of the Demand Generation Strategies Used by B2B Enterprise Organizations . ANNUITAS , a Demand Generation Strategy and Change Management firm has launched a comprehensive Enterprise B2B Demand Generation Research Study to assess and measure the drivers behind B2B enterprise demand generation strategies.

The Most Common Internal Link Building Mistakes: A SEMrush Study

SEMrush

To help you build a crawlable and user-friendly link structure, our research includes the most common internal linking issues, with an explanation and a way of fixing them. Research SEO

Togetherness: Achieving Sales and Marketing Alignment

Speaker: Jeff Davis, Founder, jd2 Consulting Group

Studies show failure to align sales and marketing teams around the right processes and technologies costs B2B companies 10% or more of revenue per year. This webinar will use evidence-based research and empirical knowledge to propose real-world strategies that work.

New Research Study: How Professional Services Buyers Check You Out

Hinge Marketing

Every once in a while a piece of research comes along that neatly fills in a missing piece of the professional services business development puzzle. The Hinge Research Institute , our independent industry research organization, has just released such a study.

What Successful B2B Content Marketers Are Doing Differently [Research]

Marketing Insider Group

This was just one of the key findings from the seventh annual B2B Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends research from Content Marketing Institute (CMI) and MarketingProfs released last month. This year’s study […].

Study Finds Marketers Are Increasing Spend on Original Video Content

KoMarketing Associates

To find out, IAB recently conducted the “Digital Content NewFronts: Video Ad Spend Study 2018” report. However, previous research suggests that it has been difficult for them to measure ROI. Marketers continue to increase the amount of money they spend on digital video content, but how much of it is original? Statistics showed that marketers will spend upwards of $10 million on digital/mobile video advertising this year, and $4.7 million will go toward original content.

What Makes Effective B2B Content Marketing? [Research]

Marketing Insider Group

Content marketing effectiveness emerged as the key theme for this year’s study. The research found that there are four key things that the most effective content marketers are doing differently compared to their peers: They understand what successful content marketing looks like.

B2B content marketing research

The B2B Research Blog

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). Two of these – white papers and case studies – are similar in that they both provide explore a subject in depth. Thought leadership research B2B content marketing B2B thought leadership

Study: B2B Buyers Aren’t Too Happy With Salespeople

Contently

According to a recent study from DiscoverOrg, a sales intelligence platform, not many B2B salespeople are successfully walking this tightrope. The company, along with researcher Steve W. In the study, however, market leadership is only part of the buyer’s equation.

The Role Big Data Marketing Plays in Customer Case Studies

Reachforce

Business-to-business (B2B) customers love customer case studies. They love the detail these studies provide. They love the research, investigative approaches, and the ways companies position their product as the solution of choice.

Marketing Automation: Lessons from 4 case studies

B2B Lead Generation

To help illustrate how some of your peers are utilizing marketing automation, in this B2B Lead Roundtable Blog post, I’m sharing four MarketingSherpa case studies that cover everything from how automation improved lead gen to how that tech directly impacted the bottom line. Case Study #1 – Marketing Automation: 200% increase in lead volume for software company after implementation. In this case study, Managed Maintenance Inc.

6 Proven Ways to Leverage Surveys In Your B2B Marketing Case Studies

B2B PR Sense

Are your B2B marketing case studies inciting prospects to action -- or lulling them to sleep? Surveys may help to liven up your case studies, and create an influential tool. The best B2B case studies know how to leverage surveys as a valuable piece of the marketing puzzle.

Content Marketing and Sales Alignment: Bridging the Gap [New Research]

Content Marketing Institute

That’s the question the CMI research team pondered prior to conducting a new study on the topic with LinkedIn this year. CMI’s new research with LinkedIn indicates the answer to those questions is yes. We hope you find the research valuable.

The Top Marketing Challenges in The Engagement Economy [Research]

Marketing Insider Group

A new global study released by Marketo and the independent research firm, Illuminas, reveals the biggest challenges marketers face on their quest for successful, brand-sustaining engagement. The post The Top Marketing Challenges in The Engagement Economy [Research] appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

The 6 Most Important Takeaways From CMI’s Annual Study

Contently

For six years, the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) has studied the evolution of content marketing. Despite proof that these blueprints are effective, CMI’s latest study doesn’t inspire much hope that marketers are getting any better at content strategy.

Original Research is Helping Marketers Achieve Top Objectives

KoMarketing Associates

New data suggests that more marketers are now conducting their own original research, but what are the key benefits of doing so? To learn more about marketers, their original research, and the advantages that come with conducting research in-house, Mantis Research in partnership with Buzzsumo recently published the “How Marketers Create and Publish Original Research in 2018” report.

5 Steps to Creating Powerful Case Studies

Leadspace

Case studies are among the most high-impact pieces of content a B2B marketer can produce. But case studies are also a lot more labor-intensive than most other forms of written content. Here are a few useful tips to follow for creating powerful case studies: 1.

New research: Boost organic growth from current customers

B2B Lead Generation

And it’s sort of our mission in life, at least in the business to business space where I spend most of my time, trying to understand with data, with research, with analytics, what does world-class B2B selling and marketing look like? We get after that, again, with all sorts of analysis and research. This is brand new research for us. In some way or another, we always study growth, right? And we just don’t find that to be the case at all in our research.

The 2018 High Growth Study is Here

Hinge Marketing

The results from the 2018 High Growth Study are out, and there’s a great deal for professional services firms to learn. Now in its third year, the study involved over 1,000 firms with a combined annual revenue of more than $176 billion and marketing budgets totalling more than $20 billion.

Promoting World-Class Research

Fathom

Leveraging Research for Content Marketing. Promoting world-class research for content marketing purposes has the rare ability to attract both demographics with the same content. Promoting great research is appealing to both students and teachers.

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4 Paths to Better Content Management and Strategy [New Research]

Content Marketing Institute

research Click To Tweet. And the findings from this year’s study, sponsored by Contentful and Publicis.Sapient , provide some clues about where to focus your efforts. CMIContent #research Click To Tweet. research Click To Tweet.

Incentives in B2B market research

The B2B Research Blog

One of the toughest aspects of conducting a B2B research study is securing the support of a hard-to-reach target audience. These are all features which make them less likely to take part in surveys and interviews, but with the right approach B2B respondents can be persuaded to take part in research. Well, it’s all about careful incentivisation – you need to give respondents a compelling reason to support the research.