While there are many challenges in creating B2B content, such as a lack of resources, consistently publishing quality material, and effectively measuring the return on marketing investments. There is a particular challenge that requires careful consideration and stakeholder involvement to overcome.
B2B buying decisions are often complex and involve several different team members. It is through their connected experience that social media plays its role in the buying journey.
It’s difficult to find anyone whose job the pandemic hasn’t impacted in one way or another. As the fallout of Covid playings out in labor markets and workplaces worldwide, many professionals are re-evaluating their job prospects and goals.
With the rapid adoption of social media over the last 20 years, how we access information, network, and influence each other has changed dramatically.
Building a solid personal brand requires thought and consistency but can rapidly expand your professional network and create new avenues for opportunities to find you when done correctly.
How a company reacts to negative comments made in the public eye can profoundly impact public opinion and business reputation.
When done right social media can deliver incredible success to just about any business. The ability to both build and engage with an audience is extremely helpful in understanding what people are paying attention to and how they choose to interact with the content you share.
B2B companies that actively employ a social strategy see better returns in the long run. It’s important to remember that creating an online presence is about more than short-term gains.
Having a strong and professional brand presence on social media helps sales teams reduce the amount of time they spend looking for leads.
Creating content for industrial companies and B2B brands, in general, requires an open mind and a willingness to be creative and try new things.
“The power of stories to create connections between people and ideas, to convey history and values is something world leaders have been doing for a long time to motivate people to take a certain action.”
“How did an app launched in 2016 for the Chinese market find itself being mentioned in the same breath as the other major social media players like Facebook and Instagram?”
“When done well a good organic social media strategy on Instagram can act as a place where potential customers, media members, and prospective employees can research, learn and directly engage with brands.”
“While we see new internet trends every year, the impact of the pandemic in 2020 has accelerated certain trends and given marketers new insight into user behavior.”
The simple hashtag or pound symbol has been a part of the social media lexicon for long enough that we all know what it is. But not everyone understands why exactly it gets used and that using them correctly can skyrocket your brand’s social media awareness and engagement.
Copywriting is one of, if not the, most important element in marketing. It’s the tool you turn to when you want to get an audience to take action! Effective copywriting informs, creates awareness, and persuades a reader to do something.
Every customer has pain points (or problems) they are experiencing and would like to solve, in some cases, they aren’t even aware of any problems that need solving.
Viral content: The gold standard for successful digital marketing – at least, according to marketing clients. And, probably the bane of every digital marketer’s existence, who’s had to manage expectations of viral content being a norm rather than the exception.
To answer the question of whether a personal brand needs a logo it’s best to start with a question.
On the surface, building a thriving image with the help of social media looks fairly easy. There are, after all, thousands of examples of personal brands with excellent social media profiles full of great content in every type of niche.
We are so excited to announce our winning nomination for the Industrial Social Media Specialist of the year 2020 Spain, by Corporate Vision Magazine’s Media Innovator Awards.
If you’re a B2B company chances are your current online presence is restricted to your website and just one social platform. Which would make sense, because social media is for B2C companies… right?
The next time you’re on social media take note of how quick you are to scroll past anything that doesn’t immediately grab your attention.
There are no challenges, only opportunities. Us It no longer matters if you are a B2C company that sells directly to your customer or a big B2B corporate that sells complex industrial machinery, with the right strategy any type of company can find success and create a winning social media formula with a positive result. […]
Being in business in the connected age we currently live in and putting social media on the back burner, could mean overlooking your most effective marketing channel.
Everyday life is nowadays related to the language learning of computers where communication is the main goal and the profit of the media serves the purpose of establishing a connection between the giver and the receiver of such message.
Storytelling in marketing is nothing new, but so many brands continue to miss out on the unique capabilities that this type of communication tool can provide for their business.
Making audiences fall in love with brands is an old marketing practice that, in the past, only a few managed to achieve.
To be competitive in today’s digital market place, it’s now more important than ever to understand the impact effective social media and digital marketing campaigns can have on your brand’s growth and attracting the right customers.
All the main social media sites have strengthened and while in the beginning, the intention was on “personal” connections, the last few years of marketing and advertisement overflow on these platforms have left users asking to return to that more personal approach, but this time around… with the brands.
When you think of number-crunching, you might picture accountants, data scientists, or auditors. Now, think about the smartphone that’s undoubtedly sitting not-too-far-out-of-reach.
As technology has become more accessible and user-friendly over the past few years, the ways that we interact with the world are different than before. Sometimes called the “Do-It-Yourself” or “DIY” economy, when we need a service, we’re more likely than ever to take things into our own hands. Even if we’ve never done it before.
We’ve talked before about how LinkedIn can be an important asset when it comes to the job application. But LinkedIn isn’t the only social media profile that can help or hurt your chances of landing the job you want.
As the digital landscape and social media continues to change, it seems like there are always new ways to use it. You may be able to think of a few brands that have an excellent, stand-out social media presence, while others take a more middle-of-the-line approach. And some companies don’t use social media at all.
When you think of the word “workshop,” many different images might come to your mind. Maybe, you take it very literally – you imagine your dad’s workshop in the garage.
It’s 2019, and long-gone are the days of the “old” internet. The days when having a website at all was an achievement, rather than an expectation. The days when websites were designed using handwritten – hand-typed? – HTML and CSS codes.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but in seeing with new eyes. Marcel Proust No matter our stories, no matter our life experiences, there’s one thing most of us have in common: we’ve all had someone play the role of a coach in our lives. Maybe it was an actual […]
There’s no good idea that cannot be improved on. Michael Eisner In last week’s blog post, we discussed some different “buzzwords” that are often associated with digital marketing. One of these words – content creation – is maybe seen as the biggest enigma. It’s such a broad term, that it can be difficult to pin […]
Do what you can, where you are, with what you have. Theodore Roosevelt What’s the difference between branding and a campaign? Or content creation and social media? The world of digital marketing is constantly evolving, meaning there are always new puzzle pieces to fit into a comprehensive marketing strategy. Some companies hire an expert to […]
Every once in a while, a new technology, an old problem and a big idea turn into an innovation. Dean Kamen For our industrial brands – and Brieffin, as well – we utilize a variety of social media channels. The type of message we focus on for each channel is different. Some social channels, like […]
No niche is too small if it’s yours. Seth Godin Industrial engineering brands might be the last type of brand you’d expect to have a social media presence. For a long time, that was true. But back in 2012, we entered the social media space for our first industrial client, and we haven’t looked back […]
Art is a step in the known toward the unknown. Kahlil Gibran As the technological landscape continuously changes, there are more and more voices participating in the social space. Anyone with an internet connection can write and publish anything at any time. With this, social media has evolved from its original purpose. It’s more than […]
Awareness is like the sun. When it shines on things, they are transformed. Thich Nhat Hanh Brand awareness is sometimes seen as a marketing buzzword in the world of strategic communication. But what does it really mean? Put simply, it’s the a measurement of consumer consciousness or recognition of a product or company. Within that, […]