There’s been a lot of buzz about social media this week, especially around social search and visual content. Companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Microsoft have all made some great new additions to their features to improve the social experience for their users.
Email marketing is a great way to increase your traffic and revenue. Although it isn’t the sexiest form of marketing, it’s one of the most effective channels. It’s so effective that emails account for 37% of the total revenue Quick Sprout generates. But if your emails are being delivered to people’s spam box, instead of […]
One of the greatest misconceptions about inbound marketers is that we hate advertisements. Quite the contrary. We hate bad advertisements (but who doesn’t?), and we dislike inefficient marketing & advertising budget expenditures. On the flip side of the same coin, we also love knowing where our money is being spent, and exactly how much ROI we’re going […]
Small business ownership is no cakewalk. Just ask Eric Dosal. He’s the co-founder of BrightGauge, a data analytics and reporting platform, as well as a HubSpot customer. So in honor of National Small Business Week, we sat down to talk about what it’s really like to own a business. Here’s what he had to say.
Guest posting is one of the most effective ways to build links, grow your brand, and drive sales. I myself used to try and do 5 guest post a week and it did wonders for my business. It was actually our 3rd biggest lead generation channel, right after SEO and pay per click. It’s become […]
Marketing can be an amazing thing. If done right, campaigns can make you feel something — happy, sad, or just a little bit closer to your fellow human beings. If done wrong, however, you may still feel something … but it’s probably not what the company had in mind. Even when the company’s trying to […]
Over the last few months I published 2 advance guides. The first one was The Advanced Guide to SEO and the second was The Advanced Guide to Content Marketing. Many of you assumed that the guides did well because you enjoyed the content, but I never really broke down how successful they were and how […]
You know the best part of a meeting? When it ends. If it’s dragging on, and walking out mid-meeting is too brazen for your taste (fair), how about a covert game of Business Babble Bingo to keep your attention? You can make it look like you’re taking notes. It’s foolproof.