You don’t need us to tell you that B2B marketing just got harder. Events, trade shows and traditional meetings are off the table. This means more focus on going into social and digital. There are more buyers online now than ever, and they are deciding digitally. To help you get the best out of this new journey, The Digitel Effect is offering a free report of B2B companies coming to your website right now
- 22nd March 2020
Anyone who has recently been through an airport may have noticed the very expensive B2B ads being displayed. And you may wonder what do the advertisers get out of it? I believe many business travellers are like me – you optimize your time at the airport and arrives at the gate as close to boarding time as possible. So how much of all that expensive advertising do you see, recognize and remember? Probably not a lot, and I…
- 12th March 2020
The short answer to the first question is of course “yes”; ABM is technically the right abbreviation for account-based marketing. But does “ABM” really cover what more and more marketers are looking for when they are launching more strategic and more focused account centric marketing campaigns?
- 5th February 2020
Last week we had a couple of in-depth conversations with the CMO of a very large technology company and discussed their challenges to generate inbound leads using Account Based Marketing approach. After the evaluation of their current situation, we were not at all surprised when he asked: “Do you know of ANY organization where ABM REALLY delivers?”
- 5th January 2020
Blue chip companies are a breed apart. Whether they are Fortune 500, FT-SE100, or CAC40 companies, these are the grown-ups of the business world and if you want to play in their league, you have to know the rules of the game.
- 5th December 2019
It is a fact: increasing risk aversion, compliance concerns ( email and opt-in legislation ) and technology complexity, has resulted in a high increase in the number of people involved in the purchasing process. As every sales professional knows, the bigger the team, the less likely they are to end up buying. In this context, winning big deals today means working the entire account. In this context, B2B organisations face 3 real challenges: How to reach all the people that…
- 26th November 2019
Cheaply designed B2B display solutions can at the end cause more harm than good to your brand and your budget! Do mind that as much as the approach to safe contextual placement runs with a zero-tolerance attitude, we must remember that the nature of automated Programmatic B2B advertising is directed by an algorithm that selects a company, not a web-site. Digital opens many opportunities to us with data, but along with those opportunities come some risk and we have to…
- 20th November 2019
If you want to bring some joy to your Account Based Marketing (ABM) campaigns, then check-out these five key areas in which you need to excel. Good news is that these are not about technology but rather about having the right process in place so really this is just about making sure the fundamentals are there. 1. Account Selection Don’t throw darts at a piece of paper and hope for the best. Pick the accounts which you know intimately and…
- 19th November 2019
When it comes to B2B space, the buyer-seller relationship isn’t always the easiest to manage. The days you could close a sale by working just with one individual are gone, now it is all about marketing and sales influencing a large group of people.