Competing for attention in an increasingly busy world is a serious challenge for most businesses. To overcome this obstacle, there are a number of steps companies can take. Here we discuss five easy fixes that will improve your inbound marketing efforts.Read More
If your sales-related job sometimes feels like a data-entry job, you’re not alone. Sales and business development professionals are often left with a pile of notes and to-do lists to process at the end of the day.
The buying process has changed. As a result, Sales is feeling the pain from having a growing number of new tools. These tools require time for training and management, taking time...Read More
Are you still on the fence about blogging to market your business? If so, this post is for you.
There are a variety of reasons for a company to have a blog, ranging from the simple to the technical. The bottom line is that if you don’t have one, you’re definitely behind the times.
Perhaps you feel like a blog wouldn’t work for your business, or you have concerns about how you’d create the...Read More
A website redesign is a tall order. Though challenging, it’s a popular topic that we’ve tackled previously on this blog. While a redesign certainly takes strategy, today we want to focus on whether or not you really need one.
From a pure marketing standpoint, your website should be judged on how good of a job it’s doing, and not necessarily on how good it looks. This is not just another case...Read More
If you had to choose the one universal call to action (CTA) you find on most websites, what would your answer be? “Contact Us,” right?
But here’s a better question: does this ever make you want to reach out to a company? We’re fairly confident the answer is a resounding “No.” It’s passive and ineffective—and often completely ignored. Maybe a customer who desperately needs your products or...Read More
You’re busy and don’t have time to to read a complete 20 page case study on how to optimize your Facebook business page to get more Likes and increase engagement. I understand, so here are 5 quick tips.Read More
How many visitors to your site actually take action? How many of them give you their email address? Conversion rates generally run about 2-5% depending on the nature of the site and the quality of the traffic. Anything over 5% is generally pretty impressive.
What about the other 95%?
Thankfully, marketers now have a tool to reach out again to that other 95%. The tool is...Read More
Custom dashboards in Google Analytics are a great way to see important website performance metrics at a glance. In this post, I'll show you how to implement a custom dashboard to track the results of a particular set of website changes. As a result, you’ll have a better understanding of the power of custom dashboards in Google Analytics and how to set one up for yourself.Read More
To maximize your business' lead generation, you must have landing pages that promote your offers and captures appropriate customer information. For many businesses, landing pages take a back seat to developing a valuable offer. However, while having a quality offer is important, the landing page is also a key part of the process. Companies that overlook it do so at their own risk.Read More
Yesterday at Inbound13, HubSpot founders Brian Halligan and Darmesh Shah announced a major renovation of their content management system that will have an impact on the future of website design. Based on the preview, the change in how we think about designing and building websites could be as significant as the impact that the HubSpot platform has had on Internet marketing.Read More