B2B purchasing in a Web 2.0 world has transformed into an interactive process driven by the customer, not the vendor. Learn how using clickstream data to target buyers' motivations allows marketers to trigger automated processes to drive better leads for sales.
It has been well documented that just having a Facebook page or sending the occasional tweet are not enough to have a significant, sustainable impact on business results. The good news is that there are multiple ways to take advantage of the social media space, and one of the most effective places to start is actually from your own website.
A comprehensive user management platform provides the essential tools for improving acquisition, creating engagement and building intelligence. Use this guide when evaluating prospective vendors to select the right user management platform partner.
Do you make customers register an account in order to leave comments on your site, access information or make a purchase? You could be driving them away. Download the research report and discover the preferred alternative for 77% of consumers.
For the majority of small businesses around the country, the world of marketing looks very different from big brands and retailers. With limited budgets, resources and staff to execute their marketing visions, it can oftentimes be daunting and confusing for local/ small businesses to tackle their social media marketing, let alone convert engagement with their content on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter into local store sales. Download this research report to learn how Facebook advertising converts digital ‘hunters’ into in-store buyers.
A lot has changed in the 10 years since Facebook first launched. No longer are social networking sites just a place where people can stay in touch with friends. Now, 30 percent of people use Facebook as their primary source of news. While Facebook is still the number one social network, Twitter, Google Plus, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Pinterest are all growing at steady rates and millions of users are accessing these sites from the palm of their hand with smartphones and other mobile devices. Download this whitepaper to learn how you can leverage social networking to quickly reach users and entire online communities to boost your business.
To stay ahead of the competition in this constantly changing environment, you
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It doesn't matter the legal field you specialize in – personal injury, bankruptcy, real estate, family law – you probably don’t have the time to focus on clients, the daily operations of your practice, and grow your business at the same time. To maintain a local business, you continually need to search for new business leads while still providing the best service to your clients and still find some time to sleep at night. This guide is here to help you boost your online lead generation with simple-to-execute solutions and best practices. Download this guide to help boost your online lead generation with simple-to-execute solutions and best practices.
Marketing to customers is not as simple as it was 20 years ago. Retailers can no longer rely solely on commercials, catalogs, and newspaper ads to get customers to notice, and buy, their products. Today’s typical customers now follow a much more complicated path to their purchase using search engines, social media, and online reviews. Download this whitepaper to learn today’s retail marketing trends.
In the past 100 years, advertising and marketing has rapidly changed. With the increasing influence of digital marketing, home improvement companies, such as HVAC, roofing, plumbing, and remodeling companies, can no longer rely on catchy radio jingles or a space in the Yellow Pages to get their services in front of new clients. Download this guide for quick and easy steps to improve digital advertising for your local business.
As an HVAC company, you have to understand how to connect your services
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Every year, consumers flock to malls, department stores and retailers - big and small - to score huge savings and deals on holiday gifts. All the while, these shoppers are chained at the hip to their smartphones and tablets to stay connected to what's happening in real time. Download this research report for a snapshot of how local search and mobile marketing streamline the path to in-store sales for small businesses.
Social media allows people to be more connected than ever before and the mediums available for marketing are changing rapidly as new technologies come available. Online users are communicating in real time and every brand in the world is being caught up in the conversation whether they are participating or not.
Published By: Cymfony
Published Date: Feb 22, 2007
Social media - online sites like blogs and discussion boards where consumers create and share information and opinions directly with each other - are beginning to affect brands. Download this white paper now to understand the importance of a social media strategy, and how to make the case to management.
Published By: Cymfony
Published Date: Sep 13, 2007
The pharmaceutical industry is very interested in using social media to promote products, services and issues important to it. However, many drug firm executives are uncertain about how to tackle the legal and regulatory issues associated with social media communications.
Published By: Oneupweb
Published Date: Jun 24, 2008
Learn from the mistakes and successes of others in part 2 of Oneupweb's landmark social media marketing study, Social Media Marketing Hits and Misses: How 2007 Hot Holiday Brands and Products Performed Online.
Published By: Marketo
Published Date: Mar 11, 2014
Lead generation has become an important strategy for modern marketers, as they strive to create demand and get their messages heard by increasingly sophisticated, multi-channel buyers. In today’s complex world, marketers should use lead generation to build brand awareness, nurture prospects and customers, qualify leads, and ultimately generate measurable revenue.
In this comprehensive, 160 page guide, we cover topics ranging from content marketing and website SEO to telesales and content syndication — all through the lens of lead generation. Packed full of checklists, charts, and thought leadership from the leading experts in marketing today, The Definitive Guide to Lead Generation will teach you how to collect information from prospects across every channel, and deliver the highest quality leads to your sales team.
In this free 15-minute podcast, Laura Ramos of Forrester Research explains how B2B marketers can leverage Web 2.0. Listen at your desk or on the road and discover: how to enhance marketing ROI by driving real engagement and dialog ... how to reach key decision-makers ... reasons behind the move from demand generation toward more organic demand management ... and more. Understanding Web 2.0 tactics is a must for B2B marketers who want to compete. Find out why; listen to this free podcast now.
Your social media presence helps you engage consumers and stay in tune with the market. But it also paves the way for brand impersonators, counterfeiters and scammers to exploit your brand.
Download this informative white paper to understand the benefits of incorporating a brand protection component into your social media program. Learn practical, proven steps you can take to complete your social media strategy–and preserve brand health and customer trust.
Terms like Facebook, Twitter, wikis and blogs are a recent addition to mainstream vocabulary. And now it seems like everyone is fluent in the language of social media - including your prospects and customers.
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