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Three-quarters of B2B buyers say they are spending more time over the past year researching purchases, according to Demand Gen Report’s 2019 B2B Buyers Survey Report. While this number is up slightly from last year (72%), other results from the survey also indicate that more buyers are engaging with vendors early on in their buying process.Read More
More than three-quarters (77%) of B2B marketers are using webinars as part of their marketing mix and, per research from Demand Gen Report and GoToWebinar, another 15% of survey respondents plan on including them into their mix in the next 12-18 months.Read More
In-person events have been found to be an effective B2B marketing channel across all stages of the buyer’s journey. B2B tech organizations, especially, are seeing the benefits that in-person events bring, with more than two-thirds (69%) planning to increase their events budgets this year, per a report from Bizzabo.Read More
Trade shows and other events have been shown to be effective across all the stages of the buyer’s journey, with B2B demand generation marketers saying that in-person events are their best performing top of the funnel tactic. So, how big is the trade show market?Read More
Do marketers think of the long game when it comes to their customers? Maybe not, as only one-third (33%) of survey respondents report that customer lifetime value (CLV) is a measurable and reported KPI for their company, per a report from Econsultancy and RedEye.Read More
The most successful B2B content marketers prioritize delivering content to the right audience, but do they know who is accessing their content most? Although about two-thirds (64%) of the total audience for B2B content are those individuals with a job level of manager or above, Individual Contributors are the ones downloading the most content, per a report from NetLine.Read More