Inbound Marketing for Manufacturers Blog

    A Beginner's Guide to B2B Social Media Advertising Tips

    For many businesses, getting noticed on social media and in Google search results can be a challenge. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and LinkedIn all have at least one thing in common -- they help extend your company’s reach (regardless of your industry). It helps to have a large following, but if you don’t there’s a great way to reach a large group of people.

    Understanding how to properly use paid advertising, in combination with effective social media practices, will put your business on track to being noticed. 

    Topics: Social Media B2B Content Marketing Inbound Marketing Inbound Marketing Services Inbound Sales Advertising B2B Marketing

    6 SEO Copywriting Secrets from Professional Content Writers

    So you want to be a professional content writer. (Or maybe not, but your boss is making you do it anyway.) The only true way to become a decent writer is to practice, practice, practice. But you can't ask your boss, or team, or entire company to wait around while you do grammar exercises.

    What can you do, starting now, to ensure your copy is up to snuff?

    Topics: SEO Strategy CTA Content Marketing Analytics Inbound Marketing Services leads Inbound Sales Inbound Linking Google Ads Search Engines digital marketing Keyword Research

    What Is a SaaS Buyer Persona?

    If you’ve stumbled on this article, you’re probably reassessing the way you approach sales/marketing efforts and feeling a little unsteady. Perhaps one of your biggest sticking points is, “How do I reach the right people in a digital space with an intangible product?”

    A better question (or two): “What is a buyer persona, and how will it help me reach those people?”

    A buyer persona is a semi-fictitious profile of your ideal customer. It consists of market analysis, current customer data, and hypothetical situations. A buyer persona touches on key information that could affect your marketing message, such as: 

    • Demographics
    • Consumer behaviors
    • Consumer goals/objectives

    Although relatively similar, buyer personas and target markets are not the same -- buyer personas are much more specific. Furthermore, SaaS buyer personas are different from regular buyer personas. And SaaS buyer journeys and marketing strategies greatly differ from traditional marketing strategies.

    Here’s what you need to know about selling software as a service in the modern age.

    Topics: Buyer Persona CTA B2B Content Marketing Blogging Inbound Marketing Inbound Marketing Services Lead Scoring Statistics HubSpot Advertising online marketing plan

    Biggest SEO Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    If you work in marketing, you understand the challenge of keeping up with keyword and Google algorithm updates that exist in the ever-changing world of search engine optimization (SEO). As a result, it’s important to keep track of all things SEO, including your meta descriptions, keywords, page performances, and so on.

    Topics: SEO Content Marketing Inbound Marketing Tips Keyword Research

    Achieve B2B Sales Goals With Content Marketing


    Content marketing creates and distributes valuable, relevant, and consistent content that your customers will enjoy and learn from. It reaches potential customers and builds awareness of your current offerings.

    How do you know if you’re reaching potential customers and building awareness of your current offers? By setting and analyzing goals.

    Content marketing must have clearly outlined and measurable goals in order to produce ROI. ROI is your business's return on investment. Don’t create content for the sake of creating content - that’s a waste of your time and resources.

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    Topics: SEO Social Media B2B Content Marketing Blogging Lead Generation Inbound Marketing Services Inbound Sales Advertising online marketing plan B2B Marketing digital marketing A/B Testing

    How to Increase Your Website Traffic With a Content Marketing Strategy

    What if annoyed customers didn’t shriek and run at the very sight of your company’s name or logo? What if they actually wanted reasons to visit your website? Creating a successful inbound marketing strategy will not only increase your website traffic, it will help your business stand out from competitors too.

    Topics: B2B Content Marketing increasing website traffic Inbound Marketing Services Brand Awareness Statistics Inbound Sales digital marketing Keyword Research

    3 Easy Tricks for SEO-Friendly Content Production

    It’s one thing to produce content that you find interesting. It’s another thing to produce content that your audience will find interesting.

    And it’s yet another thing to produce content that Google finds “interesting.”

    Topics: SEO Content Marketing Blogging Tips

    Why Blogging Matters to B2B Marketing in the Healthcare Industry

    Topics: B2B Content Marketing Buyer's Journey Inbound Marketing Healthcare Technology Marketing

    Understanding The Inbound Marketing Process

     

    Topics: Close Strategy More Content Marketing Inbound Marketing

    Reoptimizing Old Blog Posts: Knowing What, How, and When to Reoptimize

    One of the best ways to increase your company’s website traffic is to keep an updated and relevant blog. Your blog posts are an important part of educating your current and potential customers, and position your brand as a leading authority in your industry.

    Topics: SEO Buyer Persona Content Marketing Blogging Inbound Marketing Keyword Research