Over the last 12 months, 86% of B2B marketers have been creating more content. However, these marketers are struggling to engage their target audiences (37%), measure ROI (34%) and generate leads (29%). So, are buyers drowning in content? This infographic, courtesy of B2B Marketing, outlines key findings from its 2014 Content Marketing Benchmarking Report.
Coming off of the July 4 holiday weekend, it seems appropriate that we get back into the swing of things by comparing the art of content marketing to brewing beer. If you think about it, good beer and good content have a lot in common: it’s refreshing, memorable and you want to share it with […]
Successful content marketing requires a combination of art and science. Like peanut butter and jelly, or spaghetti and meatballs, art and science must coexist for organizations to get the most out of their investments. After all, you can have the most aesthetically pleasing, creative piece, but it won’t get anywhere unless you analyze how many […]
Creating quality content requires more than a few stats. After all, with so much content available with a tap of a finger or click of a mouse, it takes much more to stand out. This infographic, courtesy of WhoIsHostingThis.com, outlines a series of sources marketers can refer to while creating their content.
Partner portals and PRM systems are top investments for many vendors; but they simply are not delivering optimal results. While these solutions were designed to help vendors amplify partner engagement and overall sales and marketing productivity, they are not being used effectively enough to make the investment worthwhile.