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Leveraging Big Data for Customer Engagement
IBM’s Social Selling: The Computer Giant Finds B2B Leads in Social Media
In B2B marketing, how do you make social media an efficient, cost-effective channel for finding new customers and selling to business clients?
Volume, Storage Top Database Concerns in 2012: Winterberry Group
Marketers are asking legacy systems to store an ever-widening expanse of behavioral data, such as clickstream activity, intent data (opt-ins, registrations and referrals), and Web analytic information
Best Practices for B2B Marketers Using Facebook
Chief Marketer recently talked with Zach Welch, vice president of client services at social media news feed consultancy BrandGlue, who shared some best practices for B2B marketers who want to make the most of their "friendships" on Facebook.
Marketing Automation Helps Nxtbook Identify Prospects
Marketing automation is helping Nxtbook Media connect with publishers and catalogers looking to take their print editions digital.
Improved Ecommerce Boosts Results for Green Top Sporting Goods
Enhanced shopping cart and customer path analytics are helping Green Top Sporting Goods boost its pay-per-click search results and increase sales in several product categories. As recently as 2008, Green Top's website offered product listings but no way of making purchases. Visitors clicking on specific items were often brought to the manufacturers' sites.
Keeping Marketing Assets Secure in the Cloud
After all, if your marketing and sales materials are managed and distributed via a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution on the Internet, rather than housed on your company's own servers, aren't they more prone to being viewed by unauthorized users? The answer may actually be no, according to some industry analysts.
Hearst, Experian Team Up To Model And Score Commitment
When a marketer delivers goods in advance of payment, as in a "bill me" situation, there is a greater possibility of a lack of commitment on the prospect's part. And that can result in higher levels of non-paying customers. Unfortunately for magazine publishers, bill me options for subscription requests are fairly standard. For Hearst Magazines,…
Texas Instruments Aims B-to-B Marketing at its Target Audience: Product Designers
When your business is selling integrated circuits and microchips to be used in electronic products, you want to build and foster relationships that bring you closer to your end-user. TI defines that customer as the design engineer