The 2015 Waying Real-Time Marketing Report: Making Real-Time Moments Matter is a first-of-its-kind research study aiming to provide the marketing industry with a quantitative baseline for real-time marketing strategy, execution and trends as currently practiced by major brands. In surveying 200 marketing professionals, Director level and above, who are currently practicing real-time marketing at companies with $100 million in revenue or more, the study drives home the understanding that effective real-time marketing cannot consist of a string of sporadic actions. Instead it requires a carefully planned strategy with the resources to discover the right trends, audiences, and content and target them with meaningful marketing experiences at the time.
As an industry, our ability to seize the potential for social media for lead generation is stifled by one thing: an outdated mindset. We still think advertising is advertising and social media is something else. In fact, advertising and social media are the same thing: they're content. The moment we realize that all marketing is content, we can break through the campaign mindset and find new ways to fuel powerful brand interactions-the kind that fuel transactions. In this white paper, you'll learn about several ways to transform your Web site into a lead generation machine with distributed content marketing.
In today's world of information overload, your brand should not add to the clutter with a disjointed marketing strategy. Consumers have become extremely selective about who they trust and how they source information. Instead of seeking out brand produced content, consumers are increasingly relying on their peers to influence their buying decisions.
In May 2016, Offerpop commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate how marketers view the importance of UGC in building brand awareness and improving marketing and advertising campaigns. Forrester tested the hypothesis that marketers who inspire the creation and sharing of UGC and leverage it at each point of the customer life cycle see significant benefits.
As a marketing leader, you have to step up and take charge for changing the way your company thinks about its most important asset – its relationship with its prospects and customers. Answer the call – become a B2B Marketing change agent today.
Today’s B2B buyers are on the hunt for information. Your job as a marketer is to provide them with the content they are looking for - but first you have to know who they are and what they need to know. Get to know your buyers better by building composite profiles that describe their pain points, motivations, definitions of success, preferred communication channels, and more.
Everything you need to know now to be successful in today’s buyer-driven market - from selecting the right marketing automation platform and developing customer-centric content, to identifying and reporting on the right metrics to demonstrate and predict marketing’s impact on sales and revenue.
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Published Date: Mar 07, 2012
This white paper examines the challenges inherent in business content collaboration and the criteria that IT professionals should consider in evaluating an effective business content collaboration solution to increase their productivity.
Behavioral targeting, specifically with regards to the audience optimization process, opens a new level of accountability in the marketing space. Learn how testing and indexes such as the VPM index can make marketers more accountable for their results, paving the way for improving your marketing strategy.