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Events are proving to be effective in both the early and late stages of B2B demand generation. In fact, according to a Demand Gen Report study, in-person events lead the pack among demand gen tactics for B2B marketers.Read More
B2B and B2C companies approach events with different goals in mind, though they do share some primary objectives. Both groups look to drive sales revenue as well as educate customers, prospects and attendees, but B2C companies are more focused than their B2B counterparts on raising brand awareness.Read More
This infographic by NCC illustrates how companies are investing in marketing channels like video, social media, content marketing, search optimization, email marketing, advertising, and technology.Read More
Salespeople are more likely to believe that leads sourced directly from sales are the top source of leads for their organization than leads from marketing. While salespeople surveyed for the report in the aggregate saw the sales organization as the top source of leads, that wasn’t true for all respondents.Read More
‘Social’ is the intent topic that is currently most buzz-worthy across B2B marketing, according to an analysis performed for MarketingCharts by Bombora. To arrive at its conclusions, Bombora looked into the content consumption behavior of employees at 2.8 million businesses around the world during Q1. The analysis revealed that ‘social’ was the leading topic of the 346 topics monitored related to marketing.Read More