Inbound Marketing for Manufacturers Blog

    [TEMPLATES] B2B Content Mapping Example for Digital Strategy

    What’s the most common cause of failure for a B2B digital marketing campaign? Most often, it’s either poor understanding of how inbound marketing works, or lack of commitment to a plan.

    Topics: SEO PPC Social Media Websites Strategy Lead Nurturing Email Marketing B2B Blogging Inbound Marketing increasing website traffic Lead Generation leads video Account-Based Marketing (ABM) Goal Setting

    B2B Digital Marketing Plan Templates for 2022: KPIs & Goal Setting

    In digital inbound/content marketing, we say, “Work SMARTer, not harder.”

    Topics: SEO PPC Social Media Email Marketing B2B Blogging Analytics increasing website traffic Lead Generation Smarketing Inbound Sales Keyword Research Goal Setting

    Steal These Best B2B Blog Examples for 2022 (Not Literally)

    If you’re a B2B (business-to-business) company, then you understand how difficult it can be to produce exciting content about “boring” niche subjects that will reach a wide audience.

    Topics: Websites B2B Blogging Inbound Marketing B2B Marketing

    How to Increase Website Traffic Without PPC Using SEO, Social & More

    Pay-per-click (PPC) advertising is a great, and often very impactful, way to quickly generate website traffic.

    However, the PPC model may not be a good fit for every situation.

    Topics: SEO PPC Social Media Lead Nurturing Email Marketing B2B Content Marketing Blogging increasing website traffic Brand Awareness Search Engines Keyword Research Links

    Identifying Good Habits of Top Sales & Marketing Performers

    Are there any professions that have been changed by COVID-19 more than selling and marketing?

    We’ve picked up some new habits -- some are good and some are … well, not so good.

    Topics: B2B Inbound Marketing leads Inbound Sales Whale Watching

    How to Measure Inbound Marketing ROI

     

    “We’re spending good money on B2B inbound marketing. What’s the return on our investment?”

    Your boss wants to see figures. Simply saying, “Umm … website traffic is up?” won’t cut it.

    Topics: B2B Inbound Marketing Reporting B2B Marketing Whale Watching

    How to Build a B2B Website Strategy That Works for You

    “Our company has a website.”

    If that’s all you can muster when someone asks you about your online marketing efforts, you may have a problem.

    Topics: Websites Design Mobile B2B Inbound Marketing Inbound Sales Whale Watching

    15 Common B2B Inbound Marketing Myths

     


    “Did you hear that the longer your content is, the better it performs in SEO?”

    “Rack up as many backlinks as possible, no matter where they come from.” 

    “You don’t need a CRM. Your business is too small.”

    “SEO is dead.”

    Have you heard these words before? You probably have if you’ve been around online marketing long enough.

    Topics: Social Media Strategy B2B Inbound Sales online marketing plan Whale Watching

    Effective Sales & Marketing Reporting Tools & Techniques

     


    Doing sales and marketing without effective reporting techniques is like taking a ship to sea without any navigation tools. 

    You may know where you want to go, but without analysis of where you are and where you’re going, the odds are slim that you’ll end up at your desired destination. Failure to chart your course means you can easily get off track, but not know until it’s too late. You won’t know where you drifted from your path and how to right the ship.

    Topics: CRM B2B Inbound Sales Reporting digital marketing Whale Watching

    Staying on Top of CRM Data Cleanup

    The clutter is piling up. 

    It’s hindering your ability to find what you’re looking for. You know you need to clean it, but it’s such a big job. 

    However, the longer you procrastinate, the bigger the clutter gets and the less efficient you become.

    Topics: CRM B2B Whale Watching