Inbound Marketing for Manufacturers Blog

    5 B2B Marketing Trends to Follow (or Avoid) in 2021 & 2022

    With the number of people using the internet to find their desired products and services at an all-time high, it’s important to be cognizant of your digital marketing tactics

    Topics: Strategy B2B Content Marketing Inbound Marketing

    B2B SEO: How Long Does It Take to Rank in Google?

    When was the last time you Googled something? 

    Topics: SEO Google CTA B2B increasing website traffic Keyword Research

    Checklist for Hosting a Webinar in B2B or Manufacturing

    In 2020, the practice of hosting a webinar became more popular and, in the right hands, effective. B2B companies have learned that webinars are great for generating new leads for every stage of the sales funnel.

    Topics: B2B Inbound Marketing increasing website traffic B2B Marketing

    How to Do Content Marketing on a Budget Even Your Boss Will Like

    Let’s get one thing clear right off the bat: We all wish we had an unlimited budget for everything. And in today’s world, anything that has to do with marketing has the potential to become expensive. In fact, it’s reported that a full site audit can cost anywhere between $5,000 and $25,000.

    Topics: Small Business B2B Content Marketing Inbound Marketing Services

    B2B Digital Marketing Agency Breakup? 6 Signs Your Agency Failed You

    (Editor’s note: This is Part 2 in a two-part series about how a relationship with an inbound marketing consulting firm can fail. In Part 1 we covered five ways the client can be at fault in a failed partnership.)

    Topics: Close SEO Social Media Websites Small Business Strategy B2B Content Marketing Blogging Buyer's Journey Lead Generation Inbound Marketing Services B2B Marketing copywriting

    Using Video in Sales Emails for a Little B2B Personalization

    Sales emails are a staple of any digital marketing campaign. They’re essential for maintaining connections with current customers while helping potential new ones progress down the sales funnel. And if you’ve ever had difficulty increasing your email open rate, then maybe you’ve even tried to personalize your email to help them stand out.

    Topics: Email Marketing B2B video B2B Marketing digital marketing

    High-Quality Web Traffic Vs. 'Meh' Traffic: Using Inbound Marketing

    You plop down at your computer on a Monday morning for a quick look at your website’s traffic. 

    Let’s say you’re using HubSpot’s analytics. You click the “sources” report for your business website and BAM! 

    Topics: B2B increasing website traffic leads Branding Domain Authority

    Top B2B Hashtag Examples by Industry (Examples Included!)

    Hashtags: One of the most underrated marketing tools there is. While many may see these as a trendy joke to post with your highest-quality photo of a dessert, they actually play a massive role in your social media content creation and audience reach.

    Topics: Social Media B2B Content Marketing Tips Hashtags

    Applying Your B2B Buyer Persona to Healthcare Technology Marketing

    A B2B buyer persona is an extremely valuable resource for digital marketers in industries with long sales cycles. And once you have one fully developed, it can really begin to improve your content marketing, especially for niche industries such as healthcare technology.

    Topics: Buyer Persona B2B B2B Marketing Healthcare Technology Marketing

    B2B Marketing Automation & Lead Nurturing Emails: 20 Must-Know Stats

    When you’ve finally found that great lead -- or leads -- through your inbound marketing efforts, the relationship with that potential customer is just beginning. 

    In fact, interactions between your company and that fresh lead should span every step of the buyer’s journey and their trip down the sales funnel. It'll require regular engagement and providing appropriate information at the right time, along with awesome sales follow-up emails and other outreach. 

    Topics: Close Strategy Lead Nurturing Email Marketing B2B