When reviewing your sales funnel, it’s easy to get lost in the midst of complex data analysis and not know where to start. Your sales funnel isn’t just about your company’s sales; it’s relevant to your marketing team's strategies as well. If your company is struggling with generatinging b2b leads or revieiwing its sales funnel, here are some helpful steps to take to get you in the right direction.Read More
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
Interactive content continues to give marketers the ability to provide user interaction in real-time. Interactive content is about to change everything we know about digital marketing.When offering reading and video, it’s difficult for marketer’s to know if prospects are actually staying focused on the delivered content. However, interactive content encourages action and resonates with a person’s natural tendency to enjoy learning through hands-on experience.Read More
Despite the growing adoption rate, some companies are finding that their marketing automation isn’t driving ROI as had been originally anticipated. Forbes has reported that an estimated 53% of companies are already using marketing automation, while an additional 37% are planning to integrate it. Here are some reasons why your company’s marketing automation may be giving an inconsistent ROI.Read More
According to a recent joint study conducted by the Content Marketing Institute and SmartBrief, content has more power in the B2B purchasing processes than ever. Over 1,200 executives and business professionals were interviewed and asked about the type of content that compels them to seal the deal. Creating remarkable content that contains these following 4 qualities will ensure that your B2B organization is set for success.Read More
The best businesses know they need to evolve and adapt in order to reach their sales goals, but finding the rights tools in an ever-changing landscape can prove challenging. That is why we have come up with a list cutting edge next-gen tools to help you find marketing success. As marketers, we understand what it takes to move the needle and how to help our B2B clients redefine their goals and priorities. These tools are meant to help your organization regain its agility all while developing a clearer understanding of your target audience.Read More
According to a study conducted by Cisco in 2016, global business executives believe IoT, or the Internet of Things, will positively impact their companies in multiple ways, such as operations efficiency, customer service improvement, and enhanced collaboration among others.Read More
Learn how B2B marketers like Juniper Networks, Wells Fargo, and Blackrock are attempting to become more customer experience oriented. From creating new roles and cross-functional teams to developing customer narratives, organizations are ramping up their martech efforts like never before.
Recently these 3 heavyweights spoke at the Oracle Modern Customer Experience Summit, where they were united in transforming the face of digital change and connecting with customers.
Here are 3 examples of how data can transform the way marketers connect to their audience.
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: