Sunshine and summertime may sound appealing in theory, but for many businesses it means a painful slowdown in sales. This time of year means many prospects are taking vacations and enjoying a much needed break from technology like email, phone, or social media.Read More
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Often companies are resistant to using social media as a consistent part of their marketing strategy. Most of the time the issue boils down to not understanding the role of social media in achieving overall business goals. And this stems from not being able to prove ROI with social media metrics.Read More
When it comes to writing a sales email, a lot of marketers will use a standard, cut and dry system for constructing their emails. This is actually a huge mistake. Keep in mind the following things and make sure not to include them in your next email campaign if you want it to be engaging and turn more leads into customers.Read More
Generating revenue is essential no matter what services your B2B offers, but it can seem a daunting task when expanding your business outside of the United States. Not only are you forced to learn and keep up with a whole new set of regulations and laws, but you also have to reach a brand new audience, create a new network from scratch, and introduce your brand in a way that resonates with this new market.Read More
When it comes down to it, almost all companies are looking for ways to cut their spending. And technology companies are definitely no exception.
The big problem for marketing is how to cut your company’s cost per lead, without sacrificing the quality of those leads. Many companies spend far too much on leads, and are practically forced to make a sale in order to cover the initial cost of acquiring that lead. This is an extremely destructive practice, and one that should in no case be true.Read More
In this day and age of digital marketing, it can be easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of the latest online marketing trend. But before you kiss goodbye all things traditional sales and marketing, you might want to take a moment to consider whether you are truly putting your precious marketing dollars into the right channels.Read More
Once you've finally decided that a marketing event is an effective lead generation initiative for your business, it can feel overwhelming to pour your time and effort into preparing for your event in addition to your everyday marketing.Read More
In the internet age, advertising no longer seems as glamorous as shows like “Mad Men” make it out to be. With brightly colored pop ups and obnoxious videos that start playing the minute you visit a webpage, internet advertising can often feel like invasive sensory overload. Definitely not the classy art of old.Read More
74 percent of marketers believe email produces or will produce ROI in the future. That number explains why organizations spend precious time and resources writing and designing attractive emails designed for a lead generation email nurture campaign.
But when your list starts dwindling with each message you send, it’s time to take a look at how to encourage subscribers to stay.Read More
A new year always brings changes and innovations in any field, but the world of marketing has seen so many rapid changes over the past several years that keeping up with the latest trends can definitely be a challenge. We have seen advances made in technology, data segmentation, information gathering, and so many other areas which keep the world of marketing moving at a lightning pace, while simultaneously creating the potential for more streamlined and effective marketing strategies.Read More