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How to Get an Enormous User Base Without Spending a Dime on Marketing
Growth Strategies

How to Get an Enormous User Base Without Spending a Dime on Marketing

It's no secret most startups have little to no marketing budget. However, this shouldn't be a deterrent to success.
Pierre-Fran├žois Verley
What You Must Look for When Hiring Your First Head of Marketing
Marketing

What You Must Look for When Hiring Your First Head of Marketing

When hiring someone to lead your marketing efforts, make sure they possess these characteristics.
Stacey Epstein
Think Big to Build Long-Term Credibility With Clients
Marketing Strategies

Think Big to Build Long-Term Credibility With Clients

Rise above your agency's narrow discipline, partner with other firms and view things from the perspective of the customer.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How to Set Social-Media Goals That Will Move Your Marketing Forward
Social Media Marketing

How to Set Social-Media Goals That Will Move Your Marketing Forward

When it comes to social media, the 'see what sticks' mentality isn't always recommended.
Kevan Lee
The Case for Making Sales Reps Frontline Marketers
Marketing Strategies

The Case for Making Sales Reps Frontline Marketers

A rep's granular knowledge of the customers and territory is potentially the richest source of leads.
Mark Woollen
The 3 Questions You Have to Answer to Get Your Customers Eager to Buy
Marketing Strategies

The 3 Questions You Have to Answer to Get Your Customers Eager to Buy

Apple makes a good phone but the Pavlovian response of their customers has as much to do with psychology as product quality. You can leverage the same marketing insights as the big brands.
Dixie Gillaspie
The One-Question Shortcut to Identifying Your Niche Market
Marketing Strategies

The One-Question Shortcut to Identifying Your Niche Market

The quickest way to increase the value of your product or service is to carefully consider who will value the most from it and marketing to them.
Dixie Gillaspie
How to Create a Standout Social-Media Profile
Social Media

How to Create a Standout Social-Media Profile

Here are a few guidelines on making the most of the limited customizable options provided by social networking platforms.
Allison McCartney
Stop Trying to Kiss Your B2B Clients on the First Date
B2B

Stop Trying to Kiss Your B2B Clients on the First Date

They're not like those other B2C customers.
Mike Templeman
2 Rules for Engineering Exceptional Upsides
Sales

2 Rules for Engineering Exceptional Upsides

A sale goes through many stages before the close. But you won't get past the first step without raising customer awareness in these key ways.
Kelsey Ramsden
Online Marketing Gets All the Buzz But Check Out the ROI for Live Events
Events

Online Marketing Gets All the Buzz But Check Out the ROI for Live Events

Large companies sponsoring the splashiest events anticipate five-to-one returns. More modest affairs boast a three-to-one yield.
Kelly Springs-Kelley
Go Guerrilla! 5 Unorthodox Ways to Market Your Brand
Guerilla Marketing

Go Guerrilla! 5 Unorthodox Ways to Market Your Brand

Most guerrilla marketing by nature is small in scale, but it's the shared links, laughs and likes that will make the campaign a big success.
The One Mistake That's Killing Your Business
Direct Marketing

The One Mistake That's Killing Your Business

You shouldn't be focused on brand marketing like Apple or Starbucks -- but rather on this instead.
Alex Banayan
Communication Pros Are Teaching Their Secrets to Small Business
Public Relations

Communication Pros Are Teaching Their Secrets to Small Business

Public relations firms are offering DIY courses in marketing to businesses that cannot otherwise afford their services.
Sarah Carrillo