The marketing operations and automation community on BrightTALK is composed of thousands of marketing automation professionals. Learn and share best practices for marketing campaign analysis, outbound marketing and lead creation with hundreds of on-demand webinars and videos. Increase your engagement and fine tune your funnel management strategy by asking questions during live, interactive webinars with marketing automation peers and industry leaders.
Often B2B marketers will focus heavily on the generation aspect of lead generation and lose sight of what happens next. Generating new leads is one thing, but nurturing them to qualify themselves is what separates a lead in your funnel from a customer tied to revenue.
Join Ian Campbell, CEO, Mission Suite as he breaks down a lead generation and management process that generates results at the bottom of the funnel.
Learn some of the best tried and true tactics and how they combine with L&T's new school thinking on building business relationships online.
In this webinar, you will learn:
- How to make LinkedIn ads work for your company
- How to develop a database of contacts that DON'T MIND and even ENJOY when you reach out to them
- How to build relationships that benefit your bottom line
- How to avoid old school tactics that people keep trying even though they simply don't work anymore
In an era when analytics and business intelligence allows just about anything to be measured, how do you determine the metrics that matter to your app’s marketing performance? Apps have the potential to drive major value for your company, with the global revenue from mobile apps stores set to reach $52 billion this year. How do you ensure you’re capitalizing on the potential that a popular, engaging app can offer? Avoid analysis paralysis by focusing on a few key performance indicators (KPIs).
Join Gwen Murray, Mobile Marketing Lead at Staples, and Sheila Bhardwaj, Director of Account Management at TUNE, for a webinar that will teach you everything you need to know about mobile marketing KPIs, including how to decide on the right ones based on your goals, app, and business. If you’re a mobile marketer looking to understand which KPIs are available and how to use them, you won’t want to miss this.
By registering for this webinar you'll:
* Learn the most widely used mobile marketing KPIs
* Understand KPIs to target depending on your type of app, goals, and user lifecycle stage
* Know unique KPIs that can help demonstrate value even if not a mobile-first business
* Get action items for your new KPI data geared toward moving the needle for your business
* See how your app stacks up against key industry benchmarks.
* Gwen Murray, Mobile Marketing Lead, Staples
* Sheila Bhardwaj, Director of Account Management, TUNE
* Wendy Schuchart, Analyst, VentureBeat
Inbound marketing has surged in popularity in recent years, effectively generating 3 times as many leads as traditional outbound.Yet, many large enterprise organizations struggle to dedicate the resources needed to get started.
A properly-implemented inbound marketing strategy improves the impact of your overall marketing efforts by increasing audience engagement, driving traffic to all of your content, fostering stronger relationships, and ultimately, building your pipeline.
In this webinar, Shellie Hutchens, Director of Marketing at Mediacurrent will give you actionable advice to get a handle on this untapped resource.
• Overcoming challenges to inbound marketing implementation
• Considerations before implementation
• Proving measurable ROI
• Innovative ways to make sure your system works for your goals
ABM strategies require the coordination of a lot of moving parts.
In this session, Everstring’s Dayna Rothman shares a series of actionable ABM hacks to help you clarify your priorities and improve your processes and technology.
You will learn:
- How to leverage what you already have to create personalized content that resonates with accounts
- About the different levels of account-based content marketing so you can prioritize where and how to spend your time
- How to use different types of marketing technology to bring your account-based content to the next level
Are you in the middle of planning out your 2017 budget and interested in learning how predictive intelligence can help you hit your pipeline and revenue goals? This webinar will explore how predictive intelligence improves the targeting and conversion rates of your digital marketing and demand gen activities and increases the relevancy and quality of leads you pass on to Sales. We will also discuss the business processes and due diligence every company should go through before investing in predictive intelligence.
In this presentation you’ll learn general best practices and the specific approach Citrix took to:
-identifying major use cases of predictive intelligence for B2B marketing and sales;
-building an evaluation committee for predictive intelligence;
-justifying the investment to executives; and,
-building implementation teams to increase your chances of a successful rollout.
You’ll walk away from the presentation better prepared to make the right decision this year to take advantage of predictive intelligence in 2017.
In today's competitive world, we all need a few extra tips to set our marketing efforts above the rest. Join us for this webinarr, Attract More Customers with Inbound and Outbound Marketing, and learn ready-to-implement best practices to help you optimise your inbound and outbound marketing efforts!
Listen in as Marketo Expert, Lorna Purcell, give actionable tips on:
In this webinar from SuccessFlow, Mark Donkin, Managing Director and Adam Dore, Senior Functional Consultant, will cover the essential tactics required to manage and convert more leads in Salesforce.
Sign up now to discover
⁃ how to identify and prioritise leads showing interest in your services online
⁃ how to nurture leads across the customer journey
⁃ what digital channels and content are working
The end result of this webinar will allow you to generate real time insights on your audience by assessing their digital footprint. This information will enable you to improve your customer journey, marketing activity and therefore lead count.
Find out how the world’s largest motoring services organization keeps one step ahead with more effective customer analytics and customer journey management.
Join Andrew Smith, Sales Director at BlueVenn and Terry Chegwin, Insights and Analytics Manager at the American Automobile Association (AAA) as they discuss strategies for utilizing the BlueVenn Customer Journey and Analytics platform to accelerate its marketing capability. Using the BlueVenn Closed-Loop marketing methodology, Terry will talk about how AAA can deploy sequences of strategies, combining its, mobile, digital and offline channels.
You will learn:
•The fundamentals of the BlueVenn closed-loop marketing methodology
•The importance of a Single Customer View for AAA
•How AAA can build and coordinate complex, multi-tiered campaigns
•How AAA look to move their members through customer journeys based on their behavior
See Informatica Cloud Integration Hub in action. This is a recording of a product demo so that you can better understand how Cloud Integration Hub works and how it’s modern publish/subscribe hub for data can simplify complex cloud and hybrid data integrations. Better organize your cloud data integration, save time and costs, and improve data governance with Informatica’s Integration Hub in the cloud. Cloud Integration Hub is available today as a service in Informatica Cloud.
From 25 May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect every organisation that processes EU residents’ personally identifiable information (PII). Non-compliance with GDPR could be catastrophic – in terms of fines and reputational damage - however, non-compliance could also mean a significant loss of competitive advantage.
This webinar explores the strategic impact GDPR will have across insurance organisations and their data landscapes. In reality, GDPR is a clarion call for treating data as a strategic asset – and affects all of us, regardless of whether you are a Chief Data Officer, Head of Risk/Legal or a CMO.
Join this webinar and learn:
- The data challenge GDPR poses to Insurers, and what compliance means to you and your organisation
- How to treat Personally Identifiable Information (PII) as a strategic asset, and use it to create foundations for success across your organisation
- How to address the GDPR compliance challenge, and turn it into competitive advantage
Simplify your complex cloud and hybrid data integration with a publish/subscribe hub designed for enterprise data. Informatica's popular Integration Hub is now available as a service within Informatica Cloud. Learn how to boost the efficiency of your SaaS, cloud and hybrid data integration with Cloud Integration Hub.
Data and analytics are the lifeblood of effective marketing and consumer engagement. However, we found many of the marketers we recently surveyed are facing a data dilemma. On the one hand, they know data analytics is integral to achieving their marketing objectives. On the other hand, many are struggling with the resource-intensive nature that navigating data demands. This data dilemma is two sides of the same coin, where marketers can feel overpowered, rather than empowered, by data.
In this Marketing Week webinar, in association with Callcredit, we will explore some of the reasons behind The Data Dilemma and ways in which marketers can gain control over their data, to translate it into insight that drives growth.
Winning hearts and minds is a continuing challenge for marketers seeking to connect with consumers on an emotional, cultural or behavioral level. Whether you run marketing for a distinguished, dynamic or developing brand, there is always a need to continually search for ways to stay relevant, real and rewarding for customers.
Drawing on best practices and perspectives from the CMO Council’s latest report, titled “Building Brands That Attract and Engage Fans,” this upcoming webinar will feature both brand leaders and domain experts.
Topics to be explored include:
-The roots of brand attraction and cognitive connection
-How to survive and prosper amid market diversity and change
-The intersection of cultural and behavioral economics
-The essential ingredients for authenticity and credibility
-Fresh thinking on new ways to invigorate and magnetize brands
Webinar participants will include Liz Miller, SVP Marketing from CMO Council, Jennifer Grabenstetter, Executive Director of Global Communications- Product Care at Sealed Air and author John McGarr, President of Fresh Squeezed Ideas.
Building brand affection is one of the best things you can do for any product. Think about it -- do you ask for a tissue or do you ask for a Kleenex? Do you look for a plastic bandage or do you ask for a Band-Aid? Do you "use a search engine to find out information about your blind date" or do you Google them?
This is more than performance marketing -- which evolved solely to drive transactions and downloads -- this is awareness marketing. And for the games community, it's about getting people to remember and associate an emotion with your game, so they seek it out now -- and later. But brand awareness is hard to measure -- and hard to get your arms around. Many games teams spend little to no budget, favoring the results-focused performance marketing. We're going to show you how to be better than them -- and get the advantage for your mobile game, starting today.
Venturebeat's own CEO Matt Marshall will sit down with execs from the gaming industry such as Seriously's VP of marketing and Eli Danziger, product manager for YouTube Ads as well as the CMO of Smule, Rob Singer. Together, we'll discuss storytelling and brand awareness marketing tips tailored to mobile games today.
In this third installment of our Building Games Communities series, you will:
* Learn how to use YouTube and other channels to drive brand awareness for mobile games;
* Find the right time to invest in brand awareness marketing in your mobile game lifecycle; and
* Understand the right KPIs to measure ROI on awareness marketing.
Our esteemed panel for this rockstar discussion includes:
* Matt Marshall, CEO, VentureBeat
* Phil Hickey, VP Marketing and Communications; Seriously
* Rob Singer, CMO, Smule
* Eli Danziger, product manager, YouTube
* Wendy Schuchart, Moderator, GamesBeat
Don't miss out. Register today and attend live for this interactive mobile gaming panel.
Digital business isn’t just a fad. Digital business is now
just business. And it has created a whole new level of expectations among your customers, prospects and new competition in your industry. Your organisation’s success will be determined based on your ability to deliver more personalised digital experiences that meet customer expectations in the moment, as well as your ability to move quickly to combat digital savvy competitors trying to push you aside.
In this Marketing Week webinar, in association with Acquia, we will help you stay ahead and not fall behind in a world of digital disruption that’s changing faster than many can keep up with. We’ll talk about:
- How to stay ahead of digital disruption, and customers’ changing demands, by blending the right combination of digital experience technology and organisational strategy
- How personalisation, new modes of interaction like voice-based interaction (Amazon Echo), digital screens and signage, and other digital channels are expanding the definition of digital experience success
- Describe common internal organisational barriers that cause you to fall behind and prevent you from moving quickly to stay ahead of the market and your stakeholders
- Address how a flexible digital experience platform can help Business and IT to work together and provide a strong foundation for whatever comes next in a fast-changing, digital-first world
It's no secret that brands today are investing more money than ever in marketing technologies to gain better insight into customer preferences and behavior. We rely heavily on these systems to collect data and deliver the best experience for engaging and converting visitors. However, when this data isn’t shared between your vendors, you may be overlooking a big opportunity to maximize return on your investments.
This webinar will explore 3 ways to power intelligent marketing campaigns by leveraging real-time data you already have, as well as examine a more practical take on how to extract value from connecting data across your entire technology stack, allowing more timely, relevant, and meaningful interactions with the customer.
So what type of content really receives the most engagement from channel partners? And which channel do they respond best to? Here Heather Margolis, President & Founder of Channel Maven Consulting and Robert Cassard, CMO & Creative Director, Voodoo Viral Marketing Systems will reveal all as well as share our best practise approach to creating content that’s appealing to your audience.
Personalisation is the key to boosting sales, customer loyalty and conversion, yet only a handful of brands are doing it. How’s this for startling? 72% of companies say they know they need to implement personalisation but aren’t sure how to do it.
Well that’s where we come in. Andrew Furlong, RedEye’s CRO Director, will not only explain the importance of personalisation, but give real, tangible actions you can take to start ramping up your personalisation efforts. We’ll be focussing on real-life campaign examples you can take away and implement quickly to rapidly see increased conversion, loyalty and ROI.
By empowering its associates worldwide with great customer data, Hyatt Hotels Corporation is creating seamless, memorable and personalized experiences to entice guests to choose Hyatt, increase customer lifetime value, improve efficiencies, and drive growth for their brand. Fueled by customer data management technology and a next-generation customer 360 view, Hyatt is reinvigorating its service culture and fostering innovation on a global scale.
Join this webinar, hosted by CRM Magazine, to hear Tom Smith and SriHari Thotapalli from Hyatt and Jakki Geiger from Informatica share:
•How Hyatt is creating a single view of the customer (SVOC) across 600 properties and 12 brands, managing highly complex B2C and B2B customer relationships
•How an SVOC empowers Hyatt's 100,000 associates to deliver memorable guest experiences
•The customer data management strategy at the heart of Hyatt's guest experience management strategy
•The lessons Hyatt's team has learned from this experience as well as the next steps on their journey
Three-quarters of Americans believe that control over their personal data is very important, but only 9% believe they have this control. Up until now, data governance and protection have been a low priority for brands, but the long-term impact of a data breach can lead to a loss of consumer confidence – not to mention massive financial implications. How do you balance the opportunity to provide the best customer experience with the increasing responsibilities in data privacy and security?
In this webinar, we’ll discuss five industry best practices for building an effective data governance plan. From the vendors you choose to work with, to the policies and practices in place today, learn how to make sense of the current legal landscape and how Tealium’s solutions allow you to provide these safeguards to your customers.
As presented at Dreamforce 2016: Referral marketing is becoming a standard part of the lead generation mix. For companies with sales teams, this means enabling sales to play a key role and that includes making it easy for them to obtain and track referrals in Salesforce. This session will showcase how 3 companies have successfully integrated referral programs into their sales teams and explains the integration with Salesforce that allows them to drive high quality leads at scale.
Smart marketers know that the sweet spot between AI and the org’s branding is where true customer engagement spikes. It’s not enough to give the customers what they want. It’s about giving them what they didn’t realize they wanted. Like how every time you upload a photo to your Facebook account -- its DeepFace artificial intelligence program suggests that you need to tag your friend. Or how Starwood’s bot butler “Botlr” has not only freed up staff time in Aloft properties but also underlined its brand’s enthusiasm for AI and machine learning technologies.
It’s time to take that AI one step further. We’ll talk about how to build and design the customer experience by using AI and machine learning. We'll show you how successful companies are making tremendous strides in moving the needle toward optimized customer engagement. And what's more, we're going to show you how to get started today by taking the guesswork out of your marketing strategy.
Join us for this hour long deep dive into using AI and machine learning to design the customer experience.
After this webinar you'll:
* Learn how to build a customer engagement strategy from the ground up using artificial intelligence.
* Hear valuable tips on improving your customer engagement now
* Get insight from top execs who have been down this road and have the best advice to design the customer experience. In this VB Live curated hour long workshop.
* Jon Cifuentes, CEO, FoundRobot and VentureBeat analyst
* Robert Hoffer, founder, Smarter Child
* Chris Monberg, President and CTO, Boomtrain
* Wendy Schuchart, Moderator, VentureBeat
Industry analysts believe that “eighty-nine percent of companies plan to compete primarily on the basis of the customer experience.” To fulfill this vision in the manufacturing industry, the role of master data management (MDM) has been strategically evolving. Now, in addition to traditional uses, MDM is helping manufacturers tackle an array of business challenges like cross-sell and upsell, vendor management, or targeted marketing campaigns. Early adopters have seen significant business advantages by using MDM to build a 360-degree view of customers across products, regions and lines of business. In fact, with a next-generation view of customers and the products they own, one $60 billion manufacturing company improved cross-sell and upsell success by five percent.
In this webinar, Suresh Babu Balasubramanian from Wipro and Hamaad Chippa of Informatica will discuss how great customer data can help tackle some of the major strategic and operational business challenges manufacturers face. Our conversation will focus on:
• Industry trends impacting the customer experience and need for a 360-degree view of customers
• An overview of key Total Customer Centricity solution capabilities and value-add
• Business benefits of improved customer information
• A customer success story
Digital advertising has proven to be an effective tool for many marketers as display ads enable you to reach new audiences and retargeting can allow you to reconnect with existing prospects and customers. But how can digital marketing be most effectively leveraged within an inbound marketing strategy?
In this Marketing Week webinar, in association with HubSpot and AdRoll, learn how to:
Define the inbound marketing and sales funnel
Create effective ads to support your retargeting efforts
Identify where in the inbound methodology various forms of ads are most effective
Creating the ultimate master record with a 360-degree view just got re-mastered. Join us as we talk about Informatica MDM – a true multi-domain MDM solution, available both on-premise and in the cloud.
Take a look “under the hood” as we share the freshest updates for our data quality, data integration, and business process management workflow integrations with Informatica MDM. Learn how to improve your customer and business profiles with our Contact Validation Data-as-a-Service powered by Dun & Bradstreet, which helps you fill in the missing information you need, for accurate records you can swear by.
Join us for a live webinar to tour what’s new in Informatica MDM:
•See the latest features and functionalities available in our flagship MDM solution
•Explore the flexible and powerful user interface with rich new page layouts that make it easier to view, add and update business-critical data and relationships
•Meet Entity 360, an intuitive UI platform for building business user focused rich interfaces such as Customer 360, Product 360, and Supplier 360
Who is this webinar for?
•Current Informatica MDM customers who want to know what’s latest from industry leader
•MDM consultants, practitioners, and developers who want to stay on top of MDM advancements
•You! Just browsing or researching MDM options? Perfect! Or maybe you’re MDM-curious? Awesome! This webinar will help you understand what Informatica MDM does, how it’s used, what’s possible, and whether or not it fits your business needs
Ranked as a clear leader in top analyst reports, including Gartner MQ, Forrester Wave, and The Information Difference MDM Landscape, Informatica MDM has been awarded top scores for customer satisfaction, innovative technology, and market strength.
Can’t attend the live webinar? Sign up today and we’ll send you the on-demand recording afterward.
With millions of apps vying for installs, how are the top earning publishers growing and acquiring high quality users at scale, and how do the top channels & formats fit into their strategy? Learn what’s working for the top 100 app install marketers — and what isn’t — during this session revealing the results from the latest App Install Survey.
The Q3 2016 App Install Marketing survey provides insights, benchmarks, and trends from the top 100 grossing app developers, revealing over 100 detailed questions and enjoying a 65% survey response rate. 62% of respondents represented mobile game developers, and 38% represented non-gaming developers for various app categories, including entertainment, music, news, and others.
The webinar will cover:
* Top app install formats by usage
* Most effective app install formats
* App install budget allocation by channel
* Key KPIs of top advertisers
* Top 5 campaign trends
* Top drivers of app install scale and quality
* The targeting methods that work
* What’s changed in mobile apps since 2015
* The big new mobile app trends for 2017
* Christian Calderon, CRO, Ketchapp
* David Rose, Director of Performance Marketing, PocketGems
* Kevin Teng, Sr. Director, User Acquisition, AdColony
* Wendy Schuchart, Moderator, VentureBeat
The focus of many discussions on localization is the impact that localization can have on growing your customer base through marketing and product localization efforts. But what happens when you bring those international customers into the fold? How do you effectively serve them with the same quality support materials as in your native locale?
This webinar covers a best-practices approach to localizing customer support documentation presented by experts in the field, Tricia Rosetty and Patrick McLoughlin of Eventbrite. The Eventbrite team is supporting global customers in 17 locales and 35 currencies, and they'll be sharing their practical experience for how to approach the problem effectively.
Tricia and Patrick will cover:
- how to present support content effectively in localized materials
- what approaches are available for delivering translated content
- and what are key success measures for your localized support content
As marketing continues to grow more scientific, vendors are expected to deliver more value not only in their own technologies, but also in combination with the rest of the marketing tech stack.
Join LeadMD and BrightTALK as we review marketing automation best practices for webinars, including real-world examples of running webinar programs and reporting in Marketo using BrightTALK’s advanced connector.
By integrating your marketing automation platform with BrightTALK, you can drive ROI with more webinar engagement data and reduced follow-up time on your leads with our hourly sync.
In this live webinar, you’ll learn:
- Operational excellence in webinar programs, prospect follow-up, and reporting
- How to leverage rich webinar engagement data in custom, fully automated interesting moments on your lead records
- Best practices in Marketo from BrightTALK and LeadMD
“In world where money talks and organic reach is at an all-time low across social media, how can those without large advertising budgets get their message seen by the right people? In this session, we examine organic B2B social media marketing strategies that will help businesses grow brand awareness, identify and pursue potential leads and add a vital element of personalisation to their marketing. On top of this, we will discuss some of the best practice approaches when it comes to optimising and measuring the success of organic activity.”
A deeper understanding of the customer journey is changing the way organizations engage with their customers, meaning brands who adopt customer journey optimization strategies are reaping the benefits.
The problem is, each customer undertakes a unique journey, incorporating multiple channels and exhibiting different behaviors. Although this means huge potential for engagement, tracking this behavior and making use of the data can seem like an insurmountable challenge.
As marketers, we need to move past the old metrics and campaigns that have no relevance in the new age of the customer and look at new ways to monitor cost, measure response, attribute impact and improve communications.
In this webinar, Blue Venn Principal Consultant Jim Kelly will explore this topic in more detail and discuss concepts such as ‘cross-journey communication’ to manage the customer experience.
Social media is where we as brands all need to be. But what are the nuances around this to consider, which platforms and how can you drive increased attention to your brand whist reaching a far greater audience? Here we will be joined by Ian Moyse, Sales director at Axios systems, ISMM Sales Director of the Year 2015 and rated 2016 #1 social influencer on cloud and #18 on IOT by Onalytica. Ian has high Klout and Kred social scores, is regularly featured in top social sellers and other reports / league tables and has advised many firms and leading individuals on fundamentals of playing the Social game.
Imagine the holy grail: getting the right message to the right customer at exactly the right time — every time. And what if you could deliver hyper-relevant cross-channel customer experiences that amplify loyalty and result in increased Average Order Value, reduced churn, and increased conversions faster?
As hyper-scalable programmatic technology shifts from the adtech space and into the martech world, organizations are, for the first time, able to leverage predictive scoring on an incredible scale built upon a real-time view of every customer. Leading companies have already implemented user-centric strategies that place an emphasis on marrying systems of record, systems of intelligence, and systems of action to create what is now being called Programmatic CRM.
Join master marketers in our latest VB Live executive event, where you’ll learn how to turn martech innovation into user-centric, budget-stretching, personalized marketing that works.
In this webinar, you’ll:
* Target precise messages and optimize user retention across all of your marketing channels
* Learn how your first-party data, including user behavior, transactions, and your catalog of content/products drives scalable individualized user experiences
* Prevent or eliminate the potential of fraud.
* Wendy Schuchart, Moderator, VentureBeat
More speakers to be announced soon
99% of Social Media Posts receive near zero engagement fail to create a stir. Even sponsored campaigns fall flat. Yet, few posts go viral overnight and the person & the brand become celebrities overnight, without spending a dime on promotions. Getting a fair share of returns on investments in Social Media marketing efforts continue to be a challenge for enterprises and Small & Medium businesses worldwide.
In this webinar you will learn:
- Where are you going wrong with Social Media Marketing?
- Things you can do to fix and super-charge your social media campaigns.
- Practical Step by Step approach to Change the Game! & Get more from Social Media Campaigns.
Powering Your Marketing and Sales Applications with Clean Data. “According to 92 percent of marketing and sales influencers surveyed, having valid contact data to work with is “very important” for their marketing and sales success.” (Source: Ascend2). Positioned as a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools for the ninth consecutive year, Informatica is now offering an innovative, new approach to improving data quality designed specifically to turn this situation around: Cloud Data Quality Radar.
Without clean data, you can’t communicate and engage effectively with your customers and prospects - This directly impacts marketing campaign effectiveness, sales productivity and the customer experience.
One of the biggest challenges sales and marketing organizations face is that data decays over time - people move houses, switch jobs, or change their phone numbers. When combined with the fact that data is captured from an ever increasing number of sources and is used in different ways, the problem becomes exponentially worse.
Informatica Cloud Data Quality Radar is a cloud application that quickly identifies, fixes, and monitors data quality problems in your business applications like Salesfroce and Marketo. Attend this short webinar to hear how you can:
•Easily identify and visualize data quality issues within your applications – and drive increased confidence in data
•Automatically fix the most impactful data quality problems sooner - while reducing reliance on IT for data quality related activities
•Continuously monitor data quality across source systems
Everyone is on Facebook, right? Wrong. Every day, there are new social media platforms launching and diluting the impact each social media platform has. And while we’re in the era of social media dominance, there’s still a large population that falls under “non-social savvy.” Believe it or not.
This session will help us understand today’s social media landscape and help brands and marketers discover what the right platforms are for their audience. It will also dig into key marketing tools and metrics that help engage and attract the target customer and dial into why having a responsive process is critical for brand visibility, integrity, and equity.
Over the last twelve months, Ascend2 and Informatica have partnered to produce intriguing research on what’s working – and not working -- in marketing. The result has produced a clear understanding that data-driven marketing is here to stay, but that there are also numerous challenges standing in your way of achieving success. And, if you’re like most marketers, you’re probably spending the fourth quarter planning your budget and building your plan for the upcoming year.
As you get ready to tackle 2017, this research discussion will prepare you with a plan to overcome your marketing data challenges as you enter the new year. During this webinar, we will explore the benchmark research we conducted and you will hear benchmarks from your peers, trends from your industry, and strategies to drive the best customer experience with your marketing tactics.
Cost per lead. It’s like your basic black dress or suit -- never lets you down and crucial in crunch time. But everything we knew about about lead generation has changed. Marketing now owns most of the IT budget and is on tap for the lion’s share of revenue generation. If we’re supposed to Always Be Closing, the marketing team is on the line to deliver qualified leads with high ROI. That’s where we start to get into trouble.
The new world order has moved way past cost per lead into outcome-based performance. It’s not quantity anymore -- it’s quality. How do you pull your marketing lead generation strategy out of this paradigm? We’re going to walk you through it in this free and interactive executive session with VB’s own director of marketing technology, Stewart Rogers, and his panel of lead generation and demand generation experts.
In this webinar, you will:
* Understand how to move past quantity and generate quality opportunities
* Build the right marketing KPIs for defining lead quality and lead conversion
* Define a conversion strategy that builds retention
* Sam Yount, CMO, LendingTree
* Jason John, CMO, Publisher's Clearing House
* Stewart Rogers, Director of Marketing Technology, VentureBeat
* Wendy Schuchart, VentureBeat
Are you providing enough resources, news and updates to your channel partners? Do you know what they actually want to receive from you? Interviews with vendors such as Cath Hackett, VP of Channel and Marketing at Becrypt and their partners to determine what their partners want to receive, and what they are actually getting. Let’s examine together how different these really are.