Print is dead. Well, not quite, but it is definitely in decline. According to a study by Pew Research Center, the circulation of U.S. daily newspapers has fallen to less than 30 million since newspaper’s peak in the 90s and early 80s. But that’s print circulation.
If one of your clients is a small business owner who doesn’t think they need a website, you need to let them know just how wrong they are. According to a Search Engine Land article written by Greg Sterling, a social media page and a minor Google presence are not good enough for consumers.
When a friend recommends a new business to you, you probably head straight to their website to look up their location, explore their products, and figure out their range of prices. So, why do nearly 40% of small businesses not have websites?
Are you doing enough to help your clients build trust through their marketing messages? As your mom probably advised: you never have a second chance to make a good first impression.
This month's Sell Smarter! Award Video features Modesto Bee Account Manager Juanita Toth.
Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) marketers were late to the online party. But they seem to be making up for lost time as they improve their website content. However, if CPG marketers intend to see their online efforts translate to higher sales, they need to fine-tune their content and update it regularly..
Businesses have no shortage of media channels to use when promoting their products and services online to other businesses. While some online venues are specialized B2B operators, many consumer sites also offer business content. Which channel is most effective for B2B marketers? BBN Networks recently hired OTX MediaCT to study the topic and findings indicate that marketing through dedicated B2B websites improves campaign performance.