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Email is the trusty workhorse of online marketing, delivering the highest ROI and the most new customers – so you want to start strong and stay sharp. With marketing automation, it’s easy to operationalize your email, create and deploy campaigns, and stay in touch with buyers at every stage of the customer lifecycle. Learn how to make the most of email, and tie it into all your programs.
A Gleansight Deep Dive assessing the benefits and tradeoffs for the small-and-medium-size business. Should you consider transitioning from using a stand-alone email marketing solution to a full-blown marketing automation platform? What are the tradeoffs between the two technologies?Read white paper
Organizations that practice a holistic approach to marketing can reap big benefits: According to Aberdeen Research, 65% of best-in-class B2B marketers integrate their email and social media campaigns, compared to an industry average of just 51%. And combining email with social media is just one integrated marketing tactic among many!Read white paper
The European Commission is poised to adopt a new Data Protection Regulation that will create a single, EU-wide data protection law, unifying the patchwork of rules currently in place across EU countries. Formal adoption is projected between mid-2014 and early 2015. For many marketers, the impact will be profound. This guide will help organizations comply with the new law.Read white paper
High-Impact-Prospecting is a demand generation agency with top-tier tech-centric clients. Using Act-On in place of a home-grown platform let the agency save 1,000 hours a year while getting significant lift from a remarketing program. H-I-P also realizes greater deliverability rates through leveraging Act-On’s platform – which means a better return on the same campaign investment. H-I-P is an Act-On APEX agency partner, enjoying bulk discounts and other benefits.
Most people think automating marketing is a balance between tactical and strategic. In our experience implementing tactical tools that can also be used in long-term strategy is vastly superior to struggling with difficult-to-implement, bloated systems. Act-On allows us to immediately start our tactical campaigns and then grow into more strategic features over time. We highly recommend Act-On.
By implementing Act-On marketing automation, LEGO Education North America gained visibility into the sales funnel, customized campaigns, and optimized the marketing and sales process. Using automation and lead scoring, the LEGO Education marketing team is sending seven times as many email campaigns per year, including triggered and drip campaigns.
Within the first six months of using Act-On, NuGrowth identified a combined 34 percent increase in open rates; a combined Click-to-Open Ratio that more than doubled; and a combined increase in leads of 192 percent – nearly tripling the benchmark number prior to its Act-On implementation.
ON24 was looking for an email marketing solution that the sales team could use to communicate with leads; reps were using Outlook to send hundreds of emails a day. The team tried several platforms but found them too complex. Using Act-On’s customizable templates, ON24’s sales team sends emails that don’t look or feel like canned messages – giving email marketing a personalized feeling.
SupplyFrame wanted to go beyond the basics in its email marketing, but without having to swallow a lot of complexity. They implemented Act-On; what took previously took a day now takes an hour. They began using additional features such as list management, website analytics, and landing pages. The sales team benefits too; the behavior scoring, integrated with Salesforce, gives insight into prospects’ needs.
“In the year before we began using Act-On, we sent three newsletters. Now we send one a week. It’s easy; I can set up and send a targeted newsletter in about ten minutes. I can track results by campaign and by segment, so I know what works and what doesn’t.” —Shyam Kumar, Up! Your Service