Published By: Proofpoint
Published Date: Jun 22, 2017
Human targeted attacks continued to lead the pack in 2016. Attackers’ used automation and personalisation to increase the volume and click-through rates of their campaigns. Taking a page from the B2B e-marketer’s playbook, cyber criminals are adopting marketing best practices and sending their campaigns on Tuesdays and Thursdays when click-through rates are higher. Meanwhile, BEC and credential phishing attacks targeted the human factor directly--no technical exploits needed. Instead, they used social engineering to persuade victims into sending money, sensitive information and account credentials.
Timing is everything—attackers know that hitting your employees with a well-crafted email at the just the right time produces the best results. Of course, this varies by region. So if you are responsible for worldwide SecOps, you need visibility into not only attack patterns but also when and which employees tend to click.
Published By: CloudTask
Published Date: May 11, 2018
As a B2B marketer, the process of nurturing and generating new leads is always tricky business. Chasing high quality and relevant leads requires a considerable amount of time, energy and resources to be invested into email marketing campaigns, social media management and educational content such as blogs, whitepapers and eBooks. While live chat support has been around for about a decade, only in recent years and especially in the age of the smartphone, are B2B companies capitalizing on it as a channel to generate and nurture leads.
Published By: Demandbase
Published Date: Nov 16, 2012
B2Bs sell to accounts, not individuals, yet traditional web analytics fail to deliver B2Bs the account-based visibility that is critical to online success. These four steps show you how to make your web analytics work for B2B.
What happens to the leads your marketing department generates from initiatives such as white-paper downloads, referrals and trade-show business-card drops? According to research firm MarketingSherpa, 12.5 percent are genuine leads, ready or willing to buy and get moved into the sales cycle, while 17.5 percent get discarded right away because they clearly didn’t qualify or couldn’t be verified. Learn more today!
Smaller budgets. Fewer personnel. More pressure to show value. As the recession lingers on, B2B marketers are being called upon to deliver bigger, faster, cheaper results with less resources. But the current economic climate means even companies able to make high-dollar purchases will require more touch points to nurture them through the buying process. Today's business buyers are cautiously working to make smarter, more informed decisions.
B2B marketers have specific needs when it comes to email campaigns. Learn how implementing an email system designed for B2B can bring together all of your lead generation efforts to create an integrated campaign with automated messaging personalized from your sales reps, CRM syncing and triggered nurturing emails.
Published By: Godfrey
Published Date: Oct 24, 2008
Many B2B marketing professionals are happy with a 2% response on their mailings. Others are thrilled to get a 0.5% click-thru-rate on their email marketing campaign. If that’s you, you are probably using mass direct marketing techniques; not the relationship marketing possible with today’s targeted direct marketing technologies.
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