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The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Create a Conversion Path

Our last post in this series talked about making an offer to prospective buyers. This one will go over how those offers should be mapped out to achieve optimal lead conversion by creating a conversion path for buyers to follow. [...]

By |September 24th, 2013|Inbound Marketing|Comments Off on The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Create a Conversion Path

The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Make an Offer

At the beginning of the buying process, most visitors to your website - between 75% and 98% - aren't ready to make a purchase; they're researching solutions to a problem. Providing targeted content is the key to turning cursory interest [...]

By |September 19th, 2013|Inbound Marketing|Comments Off on The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Make an Offer

The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Develop Buyer Personas

Any marketing campaign has to be developed with a target audience in mind. Your inbound campaign is no different.

Clearly identifying your target buyers is an essential start to your overall inbound strategy; everything is built out from that point. Paint [...]

By |September 17th, 2013|Inbound Marketing|Comments Off on The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Develop Buyer Personas

Inbound 2013: SEP's Top 5 Key Takeaways

Come together. Get Inspired. Be Remarkable.

That was the tagline for Hubspot's Inbound Marketing Conference, recently held in Boston. With keynote speakers like Arianna Huffington (AKA The Huff) and Seth Godin (AKA GODin the flesh - get it?), it was [...]

By |September 16th, 2013|Inbound Marketing|Comments Off on Inbound 2013: SEP's Top 5 Key Takeaways

The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign: Setting SMART Goals

 

This is Part 1 of a 9-part series on The Key Elements of an Inbound Marketing Campaign. Keep your eyes open for Part 2: Develop Buyer Personas.

You can't afford to have reservations about inbound marketing anymore. [...]

By |September 12th, 2013|Inbound Marketing|1 Comment

5 Quick Tips for Local Inbound Marketing

Inbound marketing is quickly becoming a very popular marketing strategy. This is because inbound marketing continues to prove to be a very effective marketing strategy. Inbound marketing can be especially effective for smaller local businesses and here are five quick [...]

By |September 10th, 2013|Inbound Marketing, Local Search|2 Comments

The Incredibly Easy Way to Start Your Content Marketing Today, and Keep it Going Tomorrow

I don't know about you, but nothing frustrates me more about good advice than the fact that I don't often take it. Sure, I try to make good choices, but other demands so often win. Is that the case with [...]

By |September 10th, 2013|Content, Inbound Marketing, Social Media Marketing|3 Comments

What is Outreach and how can a Common Business Owner do it – Part II

Good outreach needs a plan. You have to engage your audience with a strategy. Often this makes engagement challenging and very time consuming, but the reward is also far better. As a small business owner you're probably going to do [...]

By |September 3rd, 2013|Inbound Marketing|Comments Off on What is Outreach and how can a Common Business Owner do it – Part II

The Undeniable Importance of Guest Posting for Inbound Marketing

If you're reading this, you're bound to have one goal in common. Whether you call it inbound marketing, content marketing or any other marketing under the sun, the ultimate goal is to attract the attention of an audience.

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By |August 26th, 2013|Inbound Marketing|2 Comments

When Is It Time to Refresh Your Website?

Your Website is the Anchor Leg

The very first website was put back online in April to commemorate the Web's 20th birthday. Tim Berners-Lee invented the Web in 1989 at CERN, the European nuclear research and particle physics laboratory in Geneva, [...]

By |August 15th, 2013|Inbound Marketing, Web Design|2 Comments