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30 Mar

4 Big Mistakes You Might Be Making with Your Marketing Personas

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creating buyer personas

Author: Hally Pinaud

Personas–when built and used correctly–are a very effective way to channel real empathy for your buyers. That empathy makes it easier to drive winning strategies across the customer lifecycle. They also happen to be one of the things I speak with our customers about most frequently–hence this blog post! So, whether you’re looking to create your first persona or double-check your approach, here are four things that can limit the impact of your personas.

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29 Mar

Marketing Lessons Learned from a Life of Swag Hoarding

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marketing lessons from swag

Author: Caroline Ruggiero

It’s 10:24 p.m. on Friday night after a long week on the road talking about the Engagement Economy. Instead of relaxing, I am attempting to chalk paint V-Bot, the mascot of Marketo's LaunchPoint partner Vidyard, in time for my son’s 5th birthday party tomorrow morning. So how on earth did I get here? Well, I have been swayed by good swag, which has taught me several great marketing lessons that I'll share with you in this blog.

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28 Mar

4 Content Promotion Strategies to Increase Engagement

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content promotion tactics

Author: Alan Cassinelli

The bar has been raised and creating more content isn't enough. In order to get your content seen by your intended audience, you need to differentiate your brand and rise above the noise by offering value. Becoming more strategic in your content promotion requires a new approach that rethinks how you communicate with your audience. Here are four ways you can promote your content to increase engagement.

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27 Mar

How to Scale Your Marketing Strategy Without Sacrificing Engagement

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scaling your marketing strategy

Author: Patrick Groover

Companies are always looking for a new edge to capture mindshare and differentiate their solution within the marketplace. As people continue to diffuse their communication preferences across a growing number of channels, the role of the marketer can feel more and more like mission impossible. To keep pace with the proliferation of new touchpoints, marketers need a scalable strategy for managing programs and tracking revenue that tips the balance of campaign cost vs. results in their favor.

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24 Mar

3 Can’t-Miss Learnings at Marketing Nation Summit 2017

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best marketing conference 2017

Author: Chandar Pattabhiram

In just one month, I’ll be taking the stage for my fourth Marketing Nation Summit and I couldn’t be more excited. What I love about Summit is that it gives all of you a chance to learn, share, and grow in the world’s most vibrant community in the world for engagement–The Marketing Nation. And while it will be the best party in town, my favorite part is that no matter what stage you are in your career, you will walk away with more knowledge that you arrived with. That said, here are three can’t-miss learnings that you can expect at Marketing Nation Summit 2017.

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23 Mar

5 SEO Tips for Videos: How Google Ranks Them & How to Optimize

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video SEO tips

Author: Nate Dame

Videos are becoming increasingly important for B2B marketing. Companies with dedicated video marketing strategies generate more leads, earn more revenue, and enjoy better brand awareness than those engaging in all other forms of marketing. Here are five steps you should take to improve your search rankings so your videos stand out in search results.

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21 Mar

3 Ways to Beat Perfection Paralysis at Its Own Game

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overcome perfection paralysis

Author: Jessica Minasian

Being overly meticulous in today's digital world can lead to perfection paralysis. In our quest to achieve the unachievable marketing state—exceeding every deadline, never making a mistake, and producing flawless campaigns—we can end up stalling projects. By finding a balance between perfectionism and realistic goals, you can take a step towards overcoming perfection paralysis. Here are three tips for putting your best foot out there without suffering from perfection paralysis.

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20 Mar

6 Mobile Marketing Secrets You’ll Learn in 6 Minutes

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mobile marketing tips

Author: Stefan Bhagwandin

Marketing automation covers everything from intelligent, data-driven campaigns to deep audience segmentation. Within this category, mobile marketing automation has emerged to cater specifically to app marketers. While the principles remain the same, mobile marketing automation connects directly to mobile-only messaging channels like push notifications and in-app messages, giving marketers a holistic view of their campaigns. In this blog, I’ll reveal six mobile marketing automation secrets in just six minutes.

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17 Mar

Straight from the Champions’ Mouths: What to Look Forward to at Summit 2017

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Marketo Champions share their thoughts on Marketing Nation Summit

Author: Katie Pope

In just a few months, thousands of people will descend upon San Francisco for the Marketing Nation Summit. While we're certainly excited for another great event, we understand that it can sound like we're beating our own drum. So, don’t just take our word for it! In this blog, our Marketo Champions will share why they've attended past Summits and what they're looking forward to this year.

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