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marketing automation companies

4 Tactics Marketing Automation Companies Use to Improve ROI

The most exciting part of doing business in this day in age is how much technology is available. This elevates the potential of what you can do with your marketing since it opens up a world of opportunities. While technology won’t be the magic button that will fix all of your problems, it helps accelerate…

youtube video seo

YouTube Video SEO – How to Rank Well In Google

YouTube is severely under-utilized by small businesses. When people think of local SEO, they think of the traditional methods like backlinks, page rank, onsite optimization, etc. (all of which are very important). But somewhere along the way, YouTube video SEO gets ignored. Don’t make that mistake. If you’ve never thought about using YouTube video SEO…

lead-generation

The 3 Tenets of Lead Generation: How You Can Produce Sales On-Demand

Sales are the lifeblood of any business. Without a steady stream of sales, you don’t have revenue. And without revenue, you don’t have a thriving business. In today’s post, we’re going to look at the three tenets of lead generation, and how you can use them to exponentially grow your business. Tenet 1: You Must…

Zen Agency | A Digital Agency

Zen Agency is Now a Sharpspring Silver Partner!

Zen Agency has earned the Sharpspring Silver Partner Certification from Sharpspring, a leading marketing automation platform. Why Does Marketing Automation Matter? The marketing automation tools provided by Zen Agency as a Sharpspring Silver Partner allows you to deliver the right message to the right leads. Track your content, who is seeing it, and craft an…

law-firm-marketing

How to Create a Successful Law Firm Marketing Funnel

If you were to go back 20 years, you would see that law firm marketing was starkly different than it is today. You would see more billboards, late-night infomercials, neighborhood flyers, and newspaper ads. These days, we have websites, SEO, pay-per-click ads, and social media marketing. The options available to lawyers today give them countless…

b2b marketing

How to Incorporate eCommerce Sales into Your B2B Operation

B2B companies will reach $12 trillion in total revenue by 2020; in 2012, the number was only $5.5 trillion. That’s a steep increase. There are many factors that are causing this, but one of the main reasons is because of online opportunities. Online B2B marketing is definitely a big contributor to the hike in overall…

customer-loyalty-program

How to Encourage Customer Loyalty and Grow Sales by Creating a Membership Program in WooCommerce

If you own an online store, I’m going to assume that your #1 goal is to get more sales. At the end of the day, the metric that you care about the most if your revenue. No sales = no revenue. So you’re constantly thinking of ways to exponentially increase your sales. The good thing…

up-sell-ecommerce

Why Upselling Is One of The Best Ways to Increase Customer Satisfaction

Inexperienced vendors view upselling as a dirty concept. Many think it’s a cheap, sleazy tactic that only exists to get more sales. To be fair, that can be the case. There are hordes of deviously sleazy salesman who are quite talented at sinking their hands into their customers’ pockets, while offering no value in return.…

pay-per-click (PPC)

The 5 Profit-Generating Benefits of Pay-per-Click (PPC)

It’s safe to say that you’ve heard about pay-per-click (PPC) marketing. You’ve probably heard it’s a bit risky, and it’s easy to lose money with it. That’s true; it can be a bit risky– if you don’t know what you’re doing. It goes without saying that with any marketing method that you use, you should…

dropship-market

How to Select the Right Market for Your Ecommerce Store

Does this sound like you: You’ve heard all about drop shipping, have concluded that it sounds awesome, but you have absolutely no idea of what market or niche you should get into? Don’t worry, it’s fairly common. Choosing the market is the first step in opening your drop shipping enterprise, and it’s the step that…

digital-marketing

Why Today’s Marketing Is Purely Digital, and What That Means for Your Business

In the heyday of printed advertising, businesses would dedicate a large portion of their marketing budgets into channels of uncertainty. There were no guarantees that if they took out an ad from the local newspaper that it would work to bring in new customers. And even if it did work, businesses would not know to…

content-marketing

3 Things to Consider Before You Get Serious About Content Marketing

If you’ve read our blog, we have long recommended that you get serious about your content marketing strategy. In 2015, it’s even more important than ever. You have to assume that your competition is starting to see the light, and that they are planning on ramping up their content campaigns. Reason being, content is probably…