3 Tips for Making Marketing Automation Work for the Entire Customer Lifecycle

When a customer buys your product, you’re in the driver’s seat to turn them into a loyal customer and a lifelong brand ambassador. And being thoughtful about how you do that can increase user adoption, likelihood to invest more, and diminish the desire to look at a competitor. In fact, according to MarTech, a 5% increase…

Why Marketing Automation is a Wealth Manager’s Biggest Asset

Due to the growing FinTech sector, there is no shortage of easy-to-use apps or investment bots looking to provide financial advice to curious individuals. However, this technology disruption has created new challenges for wealth managers who now have to work to stand out in a crowded marketplace and maintain customer loyalty. While these challenges may seem…

5 Tips for Using Emojis in Email Subject Lines

Emojis have come a long way from the simple smiley face. Developers have given us the power to express ourselves via emoji in almost every situation, from the classic heart eyes 😍, to the sweat smile 😅, the zipper mouth 🤐, to the mind blown 🤯. They’ve expanded into the wild worlds of animals, food, travel, and culture and…

3 Ways to Make the Most of Connected Campaigns

Until now, campaigns in your marketing automation platform have been separate from Salesforce campaigns, regardless of the marketing automation solution you used. Now, exclusively for Pardot users, Pardot marketing automation campaigns can be connected to Salesforce campaigns. With the power of Salesforce, marketers can utilize customizable and flexible Salesforce campaign functionality to help plan and…

The Four P’s of Product Enablement: (Part 1)

Many (many) years ago, I walked into my first Marketing 101 class. I distinctly remember my professor saying that the entire goal of the course was to ensure we could always remember and recite the “4 P’s of Marketing.” I guess it worked because to this day, I still think about Product, Place, Price, and…

Trailblazers In B2B Marketing Series: Tigh Loughhead

B2B marketers are doing some amazing things. In companies and industries of all shapes, sizes and scopes, they’re innovating, expanding, and delving deeper to bring their customers the experiences they demand. They’re taking on new and emerging technologies and creating incredible strategies, and most of all, they’re inspiring all of us to work harder, reach…

Trailblazers In B2B Marketing Series: Erika Wong

B2B marketers are doing some amazing things. In companies and industries of all shapes, sizes and scopes, they’re innovating, expanding, and delving deeper to bring their customers the experiences they demand. They’re taking on new and emerging technologies and creating incredible strategies, and most of all, they’re inspiring all of us to work harder, reach…

What Ever Happened to Optichannel?

A few years ago, the digital world was abuzz with talk about optichannel. Marketers traded decks full of hub-and-spoke graphics. Marketing software vendors added integrations, and everyone talked about being wherever the customer was, whenever they were. Yet here it’s 2018 and 9 in 10 of marketers are still primarily reliant on email. What gives?…