Inbound Marketing for Manufacturers Blog

    FABTECH 2021 Session Preview: Sales & Marketing Plans for Manufacturers

    North America's largest metal fabricating and finishing event is back in-person! 

    While the incoming new technology and networking is exciting, the biggest goal for manufacturers in 2022 will be recalibrating their marketing and sales practices post-COVID*.

    Topics: Social Media Websites Buyer Persona Strategy Lead Nurturing Email Marketing B2B Content Marketing Blogging Analytics Marketing Automation Buyer's Journey Manufacturing Inbound Marketing Lead Generation Tips FABTECH trade show strategy LinkedIn digital marketing Keyword Research

    HubSpot INBOUND 2021 Conference Preview: Auditing Our Pandemic Sales Habits

    It’s a bummer, but also fitting, that for the second straight year, HubSpot’s INBOUND will go all-virtual due to COVID-19.

    Topics: Strategy Lead Nurturing Email Marketing Lead Generation Lead Scoring leads trade show strategy LinkedIn INBOUND Conference

    6 Pre-Trade Show Email Templates You Should Be Sending

     

    In-person trade shows are slowly, but surely returning! With all the uncertainty 2020 presented, this news provides numerous exciting opportunities. Trade shows can give a huge boost to your business and marketing campaign, IF you approach them correctly.  

    Topics: Email Marketing Manufacturing Inbound Marketing Lead Generation online marketing plan trade show strategy

    Returning to Trade Shows? Lead Generation Ideas for Your Strategy


    With loosening COVID restrictions, trade shows are forecast to be a popular destination in the second half of 2021, and certainly all of 2022. After months of being stuck in virtual conferences, most of us are ready to get out, stretch our legs, and work for quality leads in-person. 

    As COVID-19 changed the way we work, trade shows also began changing. Popular events and keynotes went fully remote. Now it’s time to use a hybrid of in-person and digital techniques to improve your trade show lead generation -- that’s one part of COVID adaptation that should stay.

    Here are five slick lead generation ideas for your trade shows digital marketing strategy in 2021 and 2022:

    Topics: Social Media B2B Marketing Automation Inbound Marketing trade show strategy

    B2B Customer Acquisition Cost Killing You? Try These 7 Tips


    They say you’ve got to spend money to make money. But even “they” can’t possibly approve of flushing money down the drain all in the name of a few quick sales.

    Topics: SEO Social Media Websites Buyer Persona Strategy Email Marketing B2B Content Marketing Blogging Marketing Automation Buyer's Journey Lead Generation leads Inbound Sales video trade show strategy Keyword Research

    Trade Show Marketing: The Transition to Digital Marketing

    Trade shows used to be the lifeblood of lead generation efforts for many manufacturers. 

    Topics: Inbound Marketing increasing website traffic trade show strategy

    2021 Virtual Trade Show Marketing Ideas

    As we welcome 2021 into our home while 2020 sneaks out the back door, we can’t help but notice the mess the previous year left behind with it. Of course, by “mess” we mean the “temporary” changes that are slowly turning into a new permanent way of being.

    Topics: Strategy Attract B2B trade show strategy

    How to Handle Healthcare Technology Trade Show Marketing in 2021

    It’s no secret that B2B trade shows are going to look much different in 2021. Is your business ready to make the necessary changes to the way you market at trade shows -- even if you’re not really there?

    Topics: Strategy CTA B2B Inbound Marketing Inbound Marketing Services Statistics Inbound Sales Advertising trade show strategy Healthcare Technology Marketing B2C Keyword Research Manufacturing Marketing World

    Generating Leads When Healthcare Tech Trade Shows are Canceled

    Trade show cancellations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have already put a big dent in this year’s lead generation and sales for many medical device and medical software companies. 

    Topics: trade show strategy B2B Leads Healthcare Technology Marketing

    Breaking Down Trade Show Email Marketing Metrics in HubSpot

    Now that you’ve become a master of trade show email efficiency by utilizing pre-written trade show email templates and leveraging HubSpot’s email platform to send them, it’s time to take the next step: analyzing the email results. 

    Topics: Email Marketing trade show strategy B2B Marketing