Value Proposition

  • Three Questions to Align Your Strategy, Marketing and Sales

    … and for sales. Again, I think there’re huge areas for improvement in all three of those topics. You might also like: Any Value Proposition Hinges on the Answer to One Question [From the Harvard Business Review] Putting Sales at the Center of Strategy [From the Harvard Business Review] Sales-Marketing Alignment: 8 tactics from a marketer who has…

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  • 2016 is the year to improve marketing

    … I believe marketing needs to dramatically improve this year. Know customers including terminology. Measure results. Stop selling and be helpful. There are way too many car commercials on TV today. Do they sell any cars? I would go online and research cars based on my needs. Family, job situation, etc. Time to improve marketing, plain and simple. Thoughts? Love your comments. Filed under: BtoB Marketing, Management best practices, Marketing, sales-ready leads, Social Networks, value proposition…

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  • “Quick and Easy” is not a Value Proposition [PODCAST]

    … At the outset, your form may seem quick and easy. Everyone should know the answers to easy questions like name, email address, and birthdate. Furthermore, these are questions that everyone asks online. People should expect to answer these questions. Yes, we know the answers. Yes, we’ve given this information up before. But, don’t call…

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  • Small changes, big LIFT

    … your value proposition – AKA what makes your users tick? (Trust us, they want to tell you). Value proposition tests can often entail just a few carefully-selected, yet highly impactful words. Taglines, for example, are great value proposition target area to test. Are taglines important? For another client, we created an experiment that added…

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  • How a Roll of Sushi Changed My View on Marketing

    … out a way to deliver a superior experience around something that would normally be taken as common. This is our job as marketers — to help our organizations cultivate the “common things” into truly extraordinary experiences. And anything less than that is just raw fish. You might also like MarketingSherpa Summit 2016 — At the Bellagio in Las Vegas, February 22-24 3 Lessons From Shia LaBeouf on How to Go Viral Social Media Marketing: When your product delights your customers, customers will help sell it Marketing …

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  • Try Before You Buy: How Content Promotion Is Like Sampling at the Grocery

    …. Here are a few of the types of samples that marketers currently offer their audience: Landing pages are the most common types of samples. When a person is determining if submitting the form is worth their time, they rely on the copy and major value propositions. Email promotions are another common form of content sampling; again, they provide short…

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  • How To Build A Landing Page From Scratch

    … A while back, we discussed ready-made landing pages in some detail. We evaluated how to customize lading pages “out of the box” and even reviewed the top landing page providers. For many businesses, ready-made landing pages are the way to go. You don’t have the time, expertise, or team to tackle landing pages without help, and with tiered…

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  • Why You Shouldn’t Target Your Marketing: Target marketing fails

    … Targeted marketing, or the practice of aiming marketing collateral at specific prospects or customers, has become so prolific that it is one of the largest tools in the modern marketer’s toolkit. In fact, the U.S. Small Business Administration lists targeted marketing as the third step in marketing implementation. Imagine yourself attending…

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  • Understand This BEFORE You Start Your Business

    … The success of your business depends on 3 major factors. Team Product Market Fit You can’t succeed if your business isn’t running properly or nobody knows about it… of course. But even if you’re an efficiency machine with a killer marketing strategy, you’ll never succeed if the product/market fit just isn’t there. I might be able to produce…

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  • How To Put The UNIQUE In Your Unique Value Proposition

    … According to ConversionXL, value proposition is the #1 factor influencing whether a visitor to your website will “peace out” or continue reading. In other words, it’s kind of a big deal. When visitors reach your homepage, you have only a few seconds to catch their attention. This requires you to be something they haven’t seen 100 times before…

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  • 5 Tips to Craft a Better Value Proposition

    … Value propositions are everywhere—some good, some bad. Essentially a value proposition is your statement of what your company does best. But a lot of people have trouble communicating that in an easy-to-understand manner. Let’s imagine that you explain what you do simply and concisely. Clarity alone doesn’t cut the deal. Does your value…

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  • Live from IRCE 2015: The importance of handling customer reviews

    … on maintaining good customer reviews. “We really built our brand around service and support,” Joseph said. “We’re a small company. but over 60% of our human resources are dedicated to customer service and support … that’s including sales, marketing and everything we’re doing.” Joseph shared the following tips on how to handle customer reviews. Treat…

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