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The Power of High Value Content Offers

Everyone likes getting something for free and now is the time to give it to them. Like we've talked about in many of our blog posts including How to Use Calls-to-Action in Your Lead Nurturing Campaign, 8 Ideas to Generate More Leads Online Today, and 5 Reasons Your Content Marketing Strategy Sucks, if you had the best website ever created, but didn't give your visitors a reason or a way to become a lead, you might as well not even have a website.

But, getting someone to become a lead isn't as easy as just having a form on your site. You've got to provide your visitors with an offer that they want to take advantage of. 

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Effective Education Marketing Strategies

The education industry is competitive, which means successful schools are continually refining their education offerings to give their students the best learning experience and enhancing their marketing efforts to attract new students and top-tier teaching staff.

As an education marketer or organization, you may be familiar with the challenges of creating an effective digital marketing strategy for your school. You know your school is offering valuable education to students, but how do you convince prospective students and staff to choose your organization over others? We reached out to other education and marketing professionals to find out what marketing strategies have worked for them. Here are a handful of strategies to consider for your school's marketing efforts.

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Website Makeover: How to Give Your Website a Digital Facelift in 2021

A new year means a new opportunity to make 2021 the best year yet. For many businesses, that also means a website makeover may be on the horizon. While not every business needs (or has the budget) to completely redo their website, there are things that you can do to give your website a digital face lift in the new year. Here are six of our favorite website additions and changes that you can make right away to improve your online presence.

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Pay-Per-Click Advertising: Should I Use My Brand Name As A Keyword?

Pay-per-click advertising is one of the most effective forms of advertising in the world today and businesses from brand new startups and mom-and-pop shops all the way up to Fortune 100 businesses rely on pay-per-click to drive revenue and grow their businesses. There are several kinds of pay-per-click advertising (PPC) including search engine marketing, social media advertising, retargeting, and display advertising. They all serve their own purpose, but today I am going to be specifically talking about search PPC. 

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8 HubSpot Integrations We Can't Live Without

If you have looked at the HubSpot app marketplace recently, you’ve probably noticed the expanded number of native integrations available and that it keeps growing by the day. HubSpot never sought out to be the all-in-one platform (regardless of how much it may feel like it). They set out to be the all-ON-one platform. They realized that they couldn’t check every single box. That there were always going to be other tools that we, as businesses, needed. And they embraced it. They created the app marketplace and over the last year, they’ve really invested in it.

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How to Use Customer Data to Fuel Your Lead Generation Strategy

One thing that COVID remote work reminded many of us of is how important  our user experience and messaging is to our bottom lines. While staying safer at home, websites saw an increase in traffic. But how many companies were able to convert more leads with that increased traffic? Even more importantly, how many organizations did not even have an opportunity to convert leads on their website because it was not properly optimized? 

We've talked before about the importance of website optimization for search, website user experience, and growth driven design strategies, but there is another aspect that is crucial and must occur before any tactical decisions are rolled out for successful campaigns.

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Why We're a HubSpot Agency

For a marketing agency, there are plenty of software tools that you can hitch your wagon to. And those software tools can be in all kinds of segments - marketing automation, sales tools, chat, email, website hosting, productivity, etc.

Several years ago when we were looking through all of the tools that we could partner with, one quickly floated to the top - HubSpot. In 2014 we became a HubSpot Agency and joined their partner program. Why? Well I'm glad you asked...

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Auditing Your Marketing Campaigns & Using Content For Sales

When it comes to content, far too many businesses are making content for the sake of making content. No strategy. No real purpose. Except to put out content.

Sound familiar? In this episode of the Gettin' Buzz'd podcast, John-Erik Pszenny of HubSpot talked about how you can audit your marketing campaigns and create content for sales.

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Software Marketing Strategy: 3 Content Creation Tips for SaaS

Content is an integral part of an effective software marketing strategy. Software as a service (SaaS) organizations should be creating content like any other business to improve SEO, drive engagement on your website, and move leads along your sales funnel so that they purchase and enjoy your software. Unfortunately, creating content as a SaaS company isn’t always easy. Oftentimes, your software may be technologically complex or competing for attention in an already-crowded arena.

Additionally, writing about technology can be dry or full of industry buzzwords that may not be familiar to the average consumer.

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Is HubSpot CMS Worth It?

When we think about a content management system (CMS), we typically think of the biggest player out there - WordPress.  And when we think about WordPress, we think about "free", right? So why in the heck would you spend $300/month for HubSpot CMS Professional or even $900/month for HubSpot CMS Enterprise?

Well...all CMS's aren't created equal.

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