As a B2B marketer, you’re probably trying to understand LinkedIn ads vs Facebook ads. You want to use the right platform for your lead generation campaigns. Even with all of the analytics available in digital marketing, it’s tough to know which is best. Without the data to support one over the other, we are shooting blindly in the dark hoping to hit our target. Facebook has over 2.2 billion… Read More »LinkedIn Ads vs Facebook Ads for B2B Marketing
You read emails over breakfast, check LinkedIn while you wait in line at the coffee shop, skim blog posts about marketing productivity in between meetings, and you still don’t have enough time in the day to tackle everything your job throws at you. B2B marketing is demanding. Today’s fast-paced workplace challenges B2B marketing teams to evolve and to exceed increasingly high expectations. Everyone talks about a work/life balance, but it’s… Read More »Growing Your B2B Marketing Efforts: In-House, Independent Contractor, or Marketing Agency?
Every marketing team knows that when it comes to strategy, the work done needs to support its company’s business goals. And we need to be able to prove it. Data is always important, but it is crucial when it comes to social media campaigns. And it’s more than just tracking and reporting on engagement. This blog talks about the importance of data for your social strategy and how to implement… Read More »The Importance of Data for Your Social Strategy and How It Can Drive Business Decisions
The last time we discussed digital marketing reporting, it was all about content. While content is often difficult to report on because you have to build the metrics yourself, email reporting is quite the opposite. Unless you’re doing email marketing in a way that’s never been done before (or at least since the mid ‘90s), you have metrics at your fingertips. You can see the traditional stats like open rate,… Read More »The Best Methods For Digital Marketing Reporting: Email Reporting (Part 2)
Knowing who your customers are is the first step in launching a successful Facebook Ads campaign. With more than 1.45 billion daily active Facebook users, it’s imperative that B2B companies target only those who are in their market segment. Otherwise, you’ll spend a lot of money advertising to a broad group of users. Thankfully, there is a wide range of Facebook ad targeting options that will help you! Does Size… Read More »Facebook Ad Targeting: Does size matter?
SiriusDecisions is a leading B2B research and advisory firm. Founded in 2001, they’ve become the go-to for B2B companies looking to adjust their business and marketing strategies to grow in their space. In 2006, they started hosting the SiriusDecisions Summit. The Summit is an annual event where B2B leaders from around the world gather to discuss market trends and ideas. This year, we at DemandZEN were able to attend. Here… Read More »Top 5 Takeaways from SiriusDecisions Summit
[DemandZEN was recently featured on Awario, creator of cutting-edge social monitoring apps and home to some of the best internet marketing tools out there. A summary of the featured article, “How Does Social Media Affect SEO?” can be found below.] If you’re a marketing professional, at some point you’ve either been asked this question or have wondered about it yourself: How does social media affect SEO? You… Read More »How Does Social Media Affect SEO?
Why do we backlink? As digital marketers, we prioritize a comprehensive backlink strategy to improve SEO for our websites. A healthy backlink strategy will raise your domain authority, brand awareness, search engine presence, and help you create a network of peers who are willing to exchange content with you. It takes a heavy focus on guest blogging, disavowing negative links, sustaining partner relationships, and creating new relationships with bloggers and… Read More »The Ultimate Backlink Strategy For Amplifying Your Web Presence
For marketers, social media is a double-edged sword. No doubt, it’s full of possibilities. In fact, many marketers would argue that a social media strategy is unavoidable in today’s marketing world. However, it’s not all sunshine and rainbows. First, social media takes up a substantial amount of time and effort. But what’s worse, it sucks you in, just like it does with all other non-professional people. You come to work,… Read More »Social Media Strategy: 4 Tips for Busy Professionals
When it comes to digital marketing, understanding demand generation vs lead generation is quite simple on a basic level. In essence, demand generation is about creating a desire for your products and services. Lead generation is about generating leads. These may be email leads for email marketing or sales leads for your sales team. It is only when we get into the specifics of combining demand generation and lead generation… Read More »Demand Generation vs Lead Generation