Marketing Strategy

What Is the Marketing Process?

  A marketing process is an essential tool for marketers in any sector. You’ll see many terms on the internet, identifying and examining parts of the marketing process. Funnel, cycle, journey. What do these words mean?  Even once refined, the definitive marketing process is somewhat extensive, so the impulse to simplify it is understandable. Before Continue reading »

Fixing Unpredictable Lead Gen

No matter how your performance as a marketer is measured, funnel stage conversion rates are part of your process. Many marketers mistake their goal metric as the only metric to track (e.g., leads generated per quarter). This oversight creates a very reactive environment: if leads seem down, send more emails, and buy more ads; if leads are up, assume everything is just fine.

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Optimizing Lead Nurture: The Marriage of Automation, Segmentation, and Personalization

Most marketers agree that segmenting audiences is an intuitive practice that yields undeniable results. Commonly this is seen in advertising campaigns where audiences are selected by demographic factors like location, age range, or gender. As with most common practices in marketing, the difference between the good and the great is how well they understand and

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Success Comes Easy When Sales and Marketing Align

I’m Stuart Nessel, VP of Business Development at Tactical (let’s connect on Linkedin!). In 2019 I was offered the opportunity to become the head of our sales organization. From this top-level view, I’ve had exposure to one of the most crucial benefits of a well-run team: collaboration between sales and marketing. It’s opened my eyes.

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Why Isn’t My Marketing Working?

“We just aren’t seeing results from our marketing.” An overwhelming majority of our new clients open our very first conversation with this as the force that urged them to reach out. Companies often ask us to evaluate underperforming marketing campaigns. It’s one of the free services we offer, and we’re usually able to deduce the

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