A 2012 survey of consumer channel habits and preferences found 77% preferred to receive permission-based promotions via email; only 6% preferred such messages via social media. Read on to figure out how Email remains the most potent marketing tool.
Webinars have much in common with real-world events and can deliver a similar quality of leads, at a lower cost per lead. Producing a webinar provides its own set of unique challenges, but with strategic planning, a project approach, and attentive execution, you’ll find yourself creating thoroughly professional webinars.
From Facebook and Twitter to blogs and videos, social media has become part and parcel of modern marketing efforts. However, convincing the C-suite to spend resources on social media can be a tough task for marketing trailblazers. Some executives have yet to be convinced that social media is a worthy marketing strategy; some wonder if it’s not just the latest black hole for marketing dollars. A marketer’s best course of action is managing social efforts to generate demonstrable return on investment. In this whitepaper, we’ll cover five best practices to help you do just that.
New customer acquisition is the lifeblood of many businesses, but it can be costly. Comprehensive lead management strategies have been developed to maximize lead value and bring order and efficiency to the top of the marketing funnel. Such strategies emphasize quality, precision, and the increased probability of conversion. When well-executed, lead management strategies can produce significant savings, reduce time spent in the funnel, and bring sales and marketing into closer concert.
Learn Facebook’s Rules of Engagement so you can make your content more sharable and searchable – and avoid violating the terms of service. This eBook will give you a thorough understanding of Facebook principles, and the general rules that apply to content and behavior.
It’s all about the leads. It’s true. B2B marketers spend their day focused on generating enough of them to fill their sales funnel. But that’s not always an easy task. So how do today’s marketers fill the funnel? They use content marketing. Learn essential ways to use content to generate top-of-funnel leads.
Many times the social media team is siloed, outsourced, or even non-existent. But the only way to fully harness the power of social media marketing is to put it on the table with every other marketing channel and integrate it into a larger cross-channel marketing plan. Our eBook will give you five things you can do right now to integrate social media marketing into your current marketing strategy.
How can you avoid failure while employing the proper tools to gain experience? you can do it by avoiding big mistakes and learning as you go. Download this eBook to learn some of the biggest mistakes that business owners make and how you can avoid them.
One size does not fit all-especially when it comes to your global Facebook page. But how can you create a social presence that connects with customers worldwide? Download our newest whitepaper to find out.
Customers and employees are becoming increasingly empowered by social technologies. This change is dramatically changing the way they communicate and collaborate. Find out how to succeed in this new social world by making fundamental changes to resources, skills, tools, processes, and culture.
You've no doubt heard the question: "How do we know that social marketing drives sales?" But just as not all TV spots or billboards are intended to drive direct response, not every social marketing program is designed as a sales trigger. To measure the success of social marketing - indeed, of any marketing tactic - you need to think of your customers' journey as a board game like Monopoly. Then follow three simple steps: 1) identify which stage of the customer journey your social marketing program is designed to support; 2) measure whether your social marketing efforts have moved your customers to the next state of their journey; and 3) count how many times your customers pass "Go" so you can collect $200. If you keep your customers moving around the board, eventually, you'll win the game.
With 50 Facebook pages, 50 Twitter accounts, 80 social apps, and many blogs, Caesars Entertainment turned to Adobe Social, part of the Adobe Marketing Cloud, to centralize, manage, and improve their social media efforts. It paid off.
Social marketers need to reach the right customers with the right message, connect social to business results, and manage customer relationships across all digital experiences. Adobe Social makes social marketing easier and more effective than ever
Discover this year’s biggest social marketing trends in our Social Intelligence Report. You’ll learn where the greatest opportunities are in paid, earned, and owned social—and you’ll discover new tools and strategies for building stronger engagement and better results.
Forrester identifies the social technology marketers need. Download this Forrester report to discover the four social technology categories that matter most to marketers, along with tips on how to select the right vendors.
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