Lisa Smith

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Marketing Technology for Small Business

Posted by Lisa Smith on Jun 19, 2019 9:15:53 AM

What is Marketing Technology?

Martech EcosystemMarketing Technology, or MarTech for short, is defined as the tools and technologies marketers use to make their jobs—and lives— simpler. MarTech can help any kind of business run better by improving the marketing team’s effectiveness, strategies and activities. MarTech does this through automation, e-commerce and connectivity, to name a few. Marketing tools have developed alongside the changes in today’s technology to help businesses of all sizes market their products and services better.

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How to set digital marketing goals and a budget that make your boss happy

Posted by Lisa Smith on Feb 28, 2019 9:13:00 AM

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Business marketing is always in a state of change. As you track different metrics, observe developing trends, and calculate sales and return on investment, you continually massage your process so it is operating at optimum efficiency. This diligence also reveals holes to be filled and can remind marketers not to forget all the latest technological innovations that may warrant consideration.

 

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Talking to Your Boss About Your Digital Marketing Budget

Posted by Lisa Smith on Feb 26, 2019 9:06:00 AM

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Asking for more budget dollars is about as popular as asking for a raise; nobody wants to be the messenger, but everyone wants to be the recipient. Regardless, when you need that budget increase, you’re going to have to ask. The key lies in doing your homework and presenting your argument well. Here are five steps to guide you in building your case for a digital marketing budget increase.

 

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Connecting with Digital Marketers: What You Can Expect from a HubSpot User Group

Posted by Lisa Smith on Feb 21, 2019 4:02:21 PM

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A HubSpot User Group (HUG) is a local community of business friends and acquaintances who share a desire to organize and escalate their marketing efforts using HubSpot. If you’re a HubSpot user, joining a HUG will expose you to new HubSpot resources and how to put them to work for you. For newbies, spending time with more experienced HubSpot users is an invaluable tool for getting tips, lessons learned and more from those already in the trenches. If you aren’t sure whether a HUG might be worthwhile, consider these reasons to join in!

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