Marketing

7 POWERFUL B2B LEAD GENERATION TIPS

Photo Credit: verchmarco Flickr via Compfight cc Are you an entrepreneur, marketer or sales active in B2B? Then an important part of your job without any doubt is lead generation. No business without leads, right?  Of course, you also want your product, service, and organization to be known to your potential customer and to know what you stand for. But for many B2B companies, lead generation is priority number 1. However, generating valuable B2B leads is not easy in this world of ‘information obesity’. Or is it? With the 7 powerful B2B lead generation tips in this blog, you at least significantly increase your chances. 1. Make personal contact as much as possible 2. Harness the power of live chat 3. Use marketing automation 4. Convert your website visitors into leads 5. Start giving 6. Make your best customers your best ambassadors 7. Get more online reviews 1. Make personal contact as much as possible Of course, it is easy to send an email or app with questions from potential customers. But it is also an opportunity to make better and more personal contact.  If a physical appointment takes too much time or is not yet opportune, you can also…

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How to Effectively Improve Your B2B Customer Lifecycle

It’s a surefire approach that marketers who take a long-term view on their relationships with customers achieve greater ROI on their efforts. Why waste resources prospecting for new customers?  You will do yourself a lot of good focusing more on the customer lifecycle marketing as this will keep your existing consumers coming back, again and again. One thing everybody agrees on is that the best part of ABM is that it guarantees message relevancy. The more specific and resonant you can make your B2B (Business to Business) marketing, the more successful it will be. B2B purchase decisions, as compared to those of consumers, are outrightly based more on bottom-line revenue impact. Return on investment (ROI) which an everyday person rarely takes into consideration at least in a monetary sense, is fundamental for corporate decision makers. For this singular reason, your B2B should target specific accounts and work hard on elongating the customer lifecycle instead of trotting the globe prospecting customers. It’s not all about how many customers you have at the end of the day, rather it’s more about what you do to enhance a prolonged customer lifecycle. Studies show that it can cost five times more to attract a…

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Harmonization of Marketing And Sales Amazingly Enhances Your ROI

Companies with good sales-marketing harmonization in place are reported to be generating 208 percent more revenue from marketing efforts. Another report has it that 56 percent of aligned organizations met their revenue goals and 19 percent beat their goals. Among organizations that are not harmonized, by comparison, 37 percent met their revenue goals, and just 7 percent beat them.