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Powerful Presentations Use Less Words

Posted by Hunter Hays

Nov 16, 2015 4:57:22 PM

Get Big Rewards for Using Less

One of the biggest temptations when building powerpoints is to jam all your thoughts on screen without choosing your words carefully. This can be fatal for a presentation though, because slides with too many words are eye-sores.

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Topics: Imagery that works in powerpoint

How to Create Visually Engaging Powerpoint Presentations

Posted by Hunter Hays

Oct 22, 2015 9:02:00 AM

Capture Your Audience with Professional Powerpoint Designs

There's no doubt that a well-designed presentation can increase audience engagement and lead to higher information retention. But the question is, how do you draw attention to your topic without distracting (or boring) your audience to death? 

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Leveraging Hubspot Partnerships to Increase Marketing ROI

Posted by Hunter Hays

Oct 16, 2015 9:03:18 AM

Proof of Marketing ROI Top Concern Cited in 2015 Survey

The ability to provide proof of positive marketing ROI was the top concern cited by respondents to the 2015 State of Inbound survey. This was the greatest concern cited for companies of all sizes, from those with fewer than 25 employees to those with 200 or more. Perhaps this is not surprising since companies whose teams demonstrated positive returns were 2 times more likely to get additional budget in their next request and 9 times less likely to lose it.

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Localization, Regional Inbound Marketing Challenges and the Buyer’s Journey

Posted by Hunter Hays

Oct 13, 2015 6:00:00 AM

HubSpot’s newly published 7th State of Inbound 2015 survey brought to light some of the major inbound marketing challenges facing companies around the world. From a global perspective, there’s plenty to think about with regard to the differences between perceived challenges in different regions.

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Topics: Inbound Marketing

5 Blogging Tips to Grow Your Business

Posted by Hunter Hays

Mar 5, 2015 11:59:24 AM

 

 

You may be wondering what it takes to create a killer website. What do you need to turn your online storefront into a marketing machine that gets results? How do you get people to visit your website where they can discover your offerings and start doing business with you? 

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Topics: Inbound Marketing

Online Marketing Solutions for More Leads - Landing Pages

Posted by Hunter Hays

Jan 27, 2015 4:48:16 PM

What are Landing Pages?

Landing pages exist to convert website visitors into leads. They're one of the most vital elements of inbound marketing, and without them you simply cannot have an effective inbound strategy.

To turn visitors into leads, you must obtain their contact information, and a landing page is where you "offer" something in exchange for this. Whether it's a white paper, an eBook, or some other type of free content, the offer is what drives the transaction and turns strangers into contacts.

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Topics: Inbound Marketing

Inbound Marketing Creates More Knowledgeable Prospects

Posted by Hunter Hays

Jan 12, 2015 2:53:40 PM

Our partner, HubSpot, surveyed over 3500 marketing and sales professionals to determine the impact inbound marketing had on their businesses. We published some of the highlights in our latest eBook, 10 Powerful Inbound Marketing Charts. One chart that stood out for us shows how knowledgeable prospects are about a company before speaking with sales.

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The Future is Now - Using Inbound Methods for Outbound Brochures

Posted by Hunter Hays

Nov 18, 2014 2:15:09 PM

A Bet Against Technology is a Bad Bet

Why make a bad bet when you can pick a winner? While it may be easier to remain in your comfort zone, do you really want to take a chance on being left behind? Stepping out and employing new techniques to your traditional products may seem frightening at first but it can also be rewarding. Stretching beyond your current boundaries may even be more than rewarding - you may find it fun!

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Adopting Inbound Tactics: Keywords In Marketing Collateral

Posted by Hunter Hays

Oct 1, 2014 11:47:00 AM

Adding Inbound Methods to Traditional Marketing Communications

Have you been thinking about incorporating inbound marketing to your traditional marketing communications strategies, but you’re not sure where to start? Maybe you’ve been getting a lot of pressure from within your organization to adopt a more inbound approach to collateral development, or maybe you’re just interested in how to take advantage of the latest marketing trends to improve the ROI of your messaging.

Whatever the case, knowing the basics of an inbound keyword strategy will help you take the first step towards attracting the right customers to your offerings. After all, the fundamental distinction of inbound marketing versus outbound marketing is a focus on getting found by the right leads, not just anyone who is willing to listen to you.

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Beyond Keyword Shortcuts: How to Drive Traffic to Your Website

Posted by Hunter Hays

Sep 16, 2014 2:14:00 PM

 

Adding a few keywords to your site may seem like a quick fix to get more traffic. But if you’re looking for overnight results, you’re going to be unhappy with the way things turn out.

In order to see noteworthy improvement in your number of visits, you have to commit to a long-term strategy that involves a lot more planning and effort. To help understand the process, we’ve divided up the overall strategy into three major categories of SEO tactics that lead to real results. 

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