Marketing White Papers
White Papers from leading Marketing experts provide great insight and research on timely relevant Marketing topics.
Preview: It is somewhat incredible to think that Facebook only recently celebrated its 10th anniversary. Before Mark Zuckerberg founded Facebook in 2004, the concepts of “news feeds,” “status updates,” and “sharing” were limited to relatively rudimentary platforms like MySpace, Friendster, group emails and early blogging. Just 10 years later, Facebook — and social media in general — have become social and cultural cornerstones. According to recent statistics, Facebook has more than 1.3 billion monthly active users, a number which increased by 22% from 2012 to 2013. Of those users, nearly half (48 percent) visit Facebook every single day to see the latest gossip and photos from their social network, view photo albums and catch up on news that is relevant to them.
Mobile Sales Enablement - Free
Sales teams are the lifeblood of every organization, as they are tasked with acquiring market share and growing revenue. Access to corporate content – and understanding how to use it – is one of the greatest barriers salespeople must overcome. Mobile sales enablement provides dynamic, on-demand content that can be accessed during any selling situation.
Return-on-investment (ROI) calculations have always been the cornerstone of rationalizing and prioritizing business investment decisions regardless of the state of the economy. The significant impact that enterprise mobility can have on a business creates a compelling ROI in a number of key areas for an organization.
Mobile Content Enablement - Free
Smartphones and tablets present both the biggest change to end-user computing in the last 20 years, and an opportunity to improve productivity for individual workers. They also create an opportunity for large companies, government organizations and small businesses to change the way they transact business and improve operating results. Mobile business initiatives are often limited to mobile device management strategies, but this paper explains why content enablement is an equally important consideration.
CRM Trends You Will Want to Watch - $10.00
This white paper is written to help find the answers and apply solutions to your organization’s sales and marketing strategies for the coming year. Overall, the outlook is positive for CRM as technologies enable targeted customer interactions through multi-channel environments. Digital initiatives will remain a major part of most marketing and sales campaigns to enhance the customer experience. Increased demand for customer relationships infused with modern technology is a primary driver for the refreshed usage of CRM software and strategies.
The internet has become very much a "saturated" market in recent years. Most demographic groups already trust certain sources for their news and authoritative information, and they're just not in the habit of looking for or relying on new sources. Despite the challenging and sometimes perplexing nature of online marketing for new enterprises, one method stands out as a great way to encourage interaction, establish trust, and bring a desired demographic into the fold. The publication and promotion of whitepapers, eBooks, webinars, and other educational tools can be used by today's companies as a way of organically developing authority, reaching out to users, and generating qualified leads that can later be turned into an ongoing source of revenue and referral. But what if you don't have direct access to your target audience? That's where a partnership comes in. Download this white paper to discover the benefits of partnering with another company to promote your content.
The marketing manager who is trying to break into a certain audience will find his or her task infinitely harder thanks to certain new features in Gmail. A new popular add-on places an unsubscribe button right next to the email in the preview list, keeping the owner of the email address from even having to see what is inside of the email before unsubscribing. Every business should expect to lose a few customers simply because most people would rather have no spam at all than to potentially let some through and receive your emails as well. However, this white paper details some of the most effective ways to make sure that your business is minimally affected by the new add-ons and functionality that is sure to be improved upon in the Gmail client.
Welcome to the Inbound Marketing Era - $10.00
The digital age has arrived, and no industry has seen as many paradigm shifts as a result as marketing. Content is king in the world of new media, and this fact has revolutionized the way marketers around the world are generating new leads and connecting with clients. The inbound marketing era is all about providing value to customers and carving out a niche in the market. Businesses must learn these crucial inbound marketing strategies if they want to stay ahead of the competition and tap new streams of business among internet-savvy potential customers. Download this white paper to learn the difference between inbound and outbound marketing, why inbound marketing is the way of the future, the different forms of inbound marketing, how inbound marketing sets you up for successful outbound marketing, and how to get started.
To get the most out of any discounting strategy, it is important to understand why such a promotional technique would be carried out: to keep customers happy and loyal. Beyond this, it is then important to take an in-depth look at what a discount pricing strategy is, how it can be used to increase sales, followed then by taking a glimpse at the five most effective discount and coupon strategies. Download this white paper to dive right in and get started.
If approached correctly, the power of competition allows you to succeed over others. On the other hand, if you fail to grapple with its power, the consequences will spell failure. It is under the umbrella of competition that we face the issue of differentiation. In simplest terms, this is the way products and services are designed and produced to most effectively compete in the marketplace. Customers will use the points of differentiation to exercise their choices and vote with their dollars. Download this white paper to learn how to earn these votes!