In the past year, the usage of artificial intelligence in B2B marketing has consistently grown, and is expected to increase even further in 2018. Nearly 2/3 of B2B marketers are looking to adopt AI for their marketing strategies, including optimization and social advertising. With an AI renaissance on the horizon, here’s what you should know about the future of artificial intelligence in B2B.Read More
While the purchase funnel has served B2B marketers well over the years, a recent study conducted by Latitude found 87% of buyers now travel a less linear, more complex pathway to final purchase. The four key pillars of the funnel–attract, convert, close, and delight–are still relevant but, you may want to start thinking about the mental state and behaviors of your buyers during the purchase cycle.
Latitude’s study uncovered six behavioral and mental states buyers will experience: