Nowadays it’s becoming more and more common for a customer to have most of the buying process done before they’re in contact with a sales rep. They don’t want to be inundated with sales pitches, and would rather do research themselves online before they decide to buy. It’s more difficult than ever for Marketers and Sales reps to engage with buyers with information… read more.
Lack of website traffic is a common problem for businesses, especially smaller ones that don’t necessarily have the same marketing budget as others. Increasing this traffic is an important aspect of your digital selling strategy, and there are ways to do so without having to spend anything at all. 1. Create Great Content First and foremost, to get more people to visit your website,… read more.
It was once a common misconception that Twitter isn’t a great place for brands to sell, but overtime it’s been proven to be very successful in the realms of digital selling and lead generation. It’s said that B2B marketers with Twitter accounts produce twice the amount of leads than marketers without Twitter accounts. Not only that, but 67% of Twitter users are more likely… read more.
We all know what marketing is, how it works, and what its advantages are, but what is sales enablement and how can it be aligned with marketing? While the term itself is rather vague and can be difficult to define, in simple terms it refers to the systems, tools, and strategies that are established to improve the overall execution of sales tasks. We all… read more.
Digital selling is fast evolving due to the expansion of the internet and online marketing is now an integral component of sales. Even though 95% of B2B marketers have social media accounts, only half are regularly active. This means that 50% of B2B marketers with social media accounts have no online presence, resulting in losses of great prospecting and social selling opportunities. But how… read more.
72% of B2B buyers use social media to research their purchase decision. So it’s safe to say that being active on social media is imperative to achieving success in B2B social selling and e-commerce. But how can you actually achieve this success? Everything starts with your social media profiles as they are what potential customers initially see. If you don’t dedicate the time to… read more.
Social selling might still sound like a scary concept, mostly because you’re not exactly sure where to start… or finish. This article will provide you with a step-by-step guide to make social selling that little bit easier. An infographic from Ben Martin walks readers through such a process that only requires a half hour per day. I’ve made some adjustments to this process which… read more.
Sales teams need to catch leads which can be converted in the quickest time with the least amount of effort. Prospects which are highly profitable, and likely to convert what sales reps call high-quality leads. So how can you reduce the amount of calls and maximize the profit with your leads? How can you sieve through the open leads to find the best? With… read more.
Social selling is an art that sales teams need to be trained in to maximise revenue. It was worthwhile for IBM, who saw a 400% increase in sales since implementing their social selling program. In fact, 90% of the most successful sales pros close their deals because of social selling. To convert prospects to leads and change leads to closures, B2B companies need… read more.
Are you looking to maximize your content marketing results? Using social media is a must in today’s digital era. You will rarely find a business that can afford to ignore it completely. Whether you’re a developer, designer, site owner or all three, engaging your audience through social media is an important part of any digital marketing strategy. Why Social Media is Important Social media… read more.