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Sales Funnel

How to Use Content to Generate Leads

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Does your website content generate leads? What about your blog posts? Do readers find your articles so compelling they react with comments, social sharing, and downloading your products and services information? Content marketing can be more effective in generating leads than advertising or any other type of marketing. Because you’re targeting your content toward the […]

Stop Whining about Inbound Marketing!

5 Lame Excuses to NOT do Inbound Marketing

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When it comes to excuses from the sales team about inbound marketing, we’ve heard them all. If you have people on your team that say they want to attract leads and increase conversion rates but don’t want to do inbound marketing, these lame excuses may already be familiar to you. 1. We’re a B2B business […]

SEO Word Cloud

Does SEO Mean Anything Anymore?

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Last week, one of the biggest proponents of search engine optimization, SEOMoz, announced that they were rebranding their company and becoming Moz, a provider of analytical tools to help people in their inbound marketing endeavors. The writing had been on the walls for some time, I think. Rand Fishkin posted a Whiteboard Friday video blog […]

Keep Calm and Blog On

Build a Content Creation Culture!

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Good content is the lifeblood of businesses. It’s really the cornerstone of so many disciplines: Search engine optimization, user experience and design, customer support, marketing — more and more businesses and consumers both rely on the creation of useful, credible, and engaging content. When companies seek to create internal knowledge bases, they’re building content. They’re […]

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Improve Inbound Marketing with Video

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Improve Inbound Marketing with Video One aspect of the Internet that continues to amaze us is how fast things change online. The emergence of videos as a vital inbound marketing tool is one of those changes that has come along in recent years to wow us. Just a few years ago, putting regular videos up […]

Content Marketing

7 Tips for Effective Content Marketing

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Content is where the rubber meets the road in today’s business world. If you have successful content marketing, then you will succeed in influencing the choices of others, which is really what inbound marketing is all about anyway. However, not all content marketing works effectively because marketers lose sight of the basics when they become […]

Success-vs-Mediocrity

3 Ways to Connect to Your Customers’ Buying Journey

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Do you know where your online readers are in your typical customers’ buying journey? Inbound or content marketing on a business blog or website works to attract potential customers but it depends on how well you connect to customers at the right time with the right words that inspire action. Just as it’s important to […]