Inbound Marketing for Manufacturers Blog

    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

    The Rise of Account-Based Marketing & Extreme Personalization

    There's a B2B marketing challenger rising through the ranks of jargon and experimental techniques.   It's been around for years but has only recently taken off (as many things are wont to do).

    Topics: Strategy B2B Content Marketing Marketing Automation Buyer's Journey Science

    5 SaaS Demo Best Practices to Win in a Flooded Market

    I don’t know about you, but I probably see at least 4-5 ads a day that scream “FREE TRIAL!” or “7-DAY FREE DEMO,” whether it’s for Disney+ or a contact management software.  Seeing so many demos out there on the market got me thinking about how successful these companies actually are. 

    Topics: Buyer Persona Strategy Lead Nurturing B2B Healthcare Technology Marketing SaaS business

    How a B2B Content Marketing Strategy Uses Storytelling to Drive Leads

    Quality -- and not just quantity -- is an essential part of a B2B content marketing strategy. Without quality content, you’ll have no valuable information to provide your prospects, and they’ll find it elsewhere on the internet instead. 

    Topics: Strategy B2B Content Marketing Lead Generation

    21 Stats for (re)Developing a B2B Digital Marketing Strategy in 2021

    You’ve spent months creating what you think is a solid marketing strategy. You’ve collected information. You’ve developed a buyer persona. You know the tactics you’ll use. And you’ve set goals. 

    Topics: Buyer Persona Small Business Strategy B2B Buyer's Journey Statistics

    10 Lead Generation Strategies for Your B2B Buyer Persona [Infographic]

    Forget direct mail. Forget cold calling. Forget TV ads, radio ads, and billboards.

    Why? Because they're a complete waste of your time and resources.

    You need to leave behind everything you know about marketing and open yourself up to the wonderful world of modern lead generation techniques (which are all a part of inbound marketing). 

    Topics: Strategy Lead Nurturing Convert Infographic B2B Inbound Marketing Lead Generation

    (WEBINAR) Video Content Marketing: Producing for the Buyer’s Journey

    The phrase “video content marketing” used to hold little relevance to major companies back before social media platforms became a hotbed for curious consumers. In fact, blogs, web copy, and other written text have dominated the world of marketing for several years.

    Topics: B2B Content Marketing video MMW2020

    VIDEO: 3 Digital B2B Marketing Automation Tools for Saving Time, Money

    Change happens daily for marketing and sales teams, and it can be difficult to keep track of every single contact and their information. And once you combine the number of contacts you have with the different stages of the sales cycle, you can quickly become overwhelmed.

    This is where B2B marketing automation tools come in.

    Topics: Social Media B2B Marketing Automation Inbound Sales Manufacturing Marketing World

    10 B2B Inbound Marketing Tips for the Dedicated DIY-er

    When we approach an inbound partnership with a prospective client, they often ask: "Can we do some of this ourselves?"

    Inbound is pretty flexible. Some of our clients rely on us for everything (and I do mean everything) while others prefer to keep their social media activities, blog writing, or premium content production in-house. 

    Do you fall in the second category? Or, do you want to try your hand at inbound marketing before committing to an agency? Here's what you need to know about DIY inbound.

    Topics: Strategy B2B Inbound Marketing online marketing plan