Is Inbound Marketing Actually Profitable or Just a Slogan

Convince & Convert

Yesterday, HubSpot, the creator of the term “Inbound Marketing,” filed for an IPO. It was our first detailed look into the financial health of HubSpot, and after reading it pretty carefully, I am left with a provocative question.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources

blog archives about Services Contact Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources February 2nd, 2009 by Robin Broitman Trying to get a handle on how to measure the effectiveness of your social media programs? 15 Karen Feb 10, 2009 at 10:56 am Wow!

50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

RhinoSEO Website Grader ) It offers the similar grading as hubspot but looks at other factors too like sitemaps Marcy "Supporting: Getting your customers to self-support each other" --I've never really thought of that, to be honest! Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter @ spicedawg56 It is! Yet remember email is a social network.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Without further ado, I now present to you the best internet marketing posts of 2009. The 12 Step Social Media Program for Traditional Marketers (HubSpot): Here are a few things agencies looking to replace different pieces of their business with social media can do.

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Where Do You Want Your Social Media Press Releases to Live?

Adam Sherk

by Adam Sherk on May 26, 2009 The discussion about HubSpot’s post on the syndication of social media press releases vs. traditional press releases called my attention again to PitchEngine , a platform for creating and sharing social media releases (SMRs).

Inbound Marketing – Video Book Review

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Inbound Marketing – Video Book Review Written on November 3, 2009 by Justin Levy in books , google , hubspot , inbound marketing , reviews , social media , video 14 Comments - Leave a comment!

The Social Media ROI Debate

Webbiquity SMM

According to a survey late last year from Bazaarvoice and the CMO Club, 72 percent of CMOs did not attach revenue assumptions to social media in 2009,&# Jerry McLaughlin goes on to say that marketers must do it anyway.

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Some Weeks are Hard to Top!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Monday , Oct 26th rolled around and I was privy to some huge news that was going to be announced – no it wasn’t just my son's 11th birthday – but BtoB Magazine (a Crain’s publication) voted me onto their list of Top 25 Marketers of the Year 2009 !

Inbound Interaction Management (IIM)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And further - that marketing organizations are becoming increasingly focused on Inbound Marketing (credit HubSpot for creating this term) which are a source of much higher response rates.

Inbound Interaction Management (IIM)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And further – that marketing organizations are becoming increasingly focused on Inbound Marketing (credit HubSpot for creating this term) which are a source of much higher response rates.

Social Media Expert: How long does it take to become one?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In my new role at Avaya I am traveling 3 hours a day (1 ½ hours each way) by car – listening to podcasts like MarketingOverCoffee , HubSpot TV , Duct Tape Marketing – essentially turning my commute into a rolling Social Media university.

30 Resources and Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Business


It has been around since 2009, but it’s resonating with users now and experiencing explosive growth. The Ultimate Guide to Mastering Pinterest for Marketing HubSpot presents everything you need to know about incorporating Pinterest into your company’s social media strategy.

Twitter Webinar Basics Etiquette | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Twitter is growing quickly, at the rate of 5,000-10,000 new accounts per day, according to a new report from Hubspot called State of the Twittersphere.? This is my New Year’s gift to you – please join me for this free session to celebrate the beginning of a wonderful 2009. 7 Responses to “Twebinar – My New Year’s Gift to Help you Get Started on Twitter&# Kathy says: January 4, 2009 at 5:30 am Irene, Thanks for the free help.

42+ Social Media Marketing Tools

Hubspot - I'm a customer. I use Hubspot to track the performance of my keywords and competitors' keywords (courtesy Gretel Going ). Website Grader - Hubspot product that will grade your website on a number of analytics and social media indicators. 

What's your social currency?

Akamai Marketing

Yet, according to HubSpot, brands who connect via the social sphere see a direct impact on sales.

The Silent Rise of LinkedIn to 500M Members: What Marketers Need to Know for 2018 [SSM069]

Buffer Social

2009 (33M members): Jeff Weiner joins LinkedIn as president. How to Publish on LinkedIn Pulse: A Beginner’s Guide – HubSpot. What if I told you that LinkedIn, a social media platform that is now 14 years old, is the next big opportunity for marketers and brands?

Email or RSS: Which Do You Prefer

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Email or RSS: Which Do You Prefer Written on January 13, 2010 by Justin Levy in email , hubspot , rss , social media 40 Comments - Leave a comment! In a recent survey of their customers HubSpot found that their customers preferred to subscribe to blogs via email subscription nearly 12 times more than their preference for RSS.

=LIFT Keynote Announcement: You Don’t Want to Miss This!

Simply Measured

Kipp Bodnar: CMO of HubSpot. Named Editor of the Year by Adweek in 2009, Safian has also served as an Executive Editor for Time and Fortune and headed Money as its Chief Editor for six years. Kipp Bodnar is a pioneer of inbound marketing, and has been with HubSpot since 2010.

How to Create Your Ultimate Blogging Calendar

Katie Lance

According to HubSpot , companies that blog receive 97% more traffic to their website, than companies that do not! I’ve been blogging since 2009 in one form or another and I can tell you that the results have made a huge impact on my business and in my bottom line.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. HubSpot has recently launched a most amazing Marketing Grader tool to help you measure the effectiveness of your website. This is the newest data since 2009.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

are the most retweetable day/time of the week, per Dan Zarella of HubSpot. (I companies are currently using blogs for marketing purposes, up from 29% in 2009 and just 16% in 2007.

Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog

Webbiquity SMM

According to Small Business Trends and HubSpot , the percentage of businesses with blogs has increased from less than half in 2009 to nearly two out of three in 2011. Compendium , HubSpot ) to tools built into web content management system (CMS) platforms , but it’s tough to find an alternative that can compete with the flexibility, affordability, capability and search engine-friendliness of WordPress.

Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

30% of social media users access a social media site “several times a day,&# up from 18% in 2009. New Chart: Survey Says Inbound Marketing Budgets on the Rise by HubSpot Blog. Erik Qualman updates some statistics from 2009, showing how rapidly this landscape is changing.

Social Media Monitoring Tools Comparison Guide

HubSpot If looking to i ntegrate social media monitoring into an overall inbound marketing campaign, then HubSpot may be the best fit for you. Note: Were a HubSpot partner agency and use the software for ourselves and a majority of our clients.

50 Amazing Mobile Marketing Statistics That Will Move You to Action

Writtent Blog

Source: HubSpot ). US mobile ad spending has increased 400% since 2009, and shows no signs of slowing in growth. Mobile isn’t just a trend, it’s a total revolution in the way consumers interface with technology and businesses.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

54% of small and midsize businesses (SMBs) were using social media to promote their businesses as of September 2010, double the number using these sites in December 2009. Study: Social Media Affects SMB Purchasing Decisions by HubSpot Blog. last year (2009).

Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

The Hubspot blog is useful. ¬ Sam With Traffic Is King #2865 January 14th, 2009 at 11:41 pm This is a real comprehensive list. ¬ ValisaHunter #3656 March 21st, 2009 at 5:29 am Well, these are interesting thoughts.

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28 Indispensable Research Reports and Marketing Case Studies for #SmallBiz Strategy

Writtent Blog

As HubSpot’s Corey Eridon points out, nimbleness is a state of mind, which requires being able to quickly adapt to new changes and trends. HubSpot’s annual survey of marketers doesn’t solely focus on content, but its insights are too rich to ignore.

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Dharmesh Shah Dharmesh Shah is the founder and CTO of HubSpot , a software company that focuses on Internet Marketing. Her passion for Technology and Social Media has made her one of the most Influential Women in Technology (FastCompany, 2009).

B2B social media case studies - 3 you can learn from and why they work

Rick Short, marketing director at Indium, talks about it as a mathematical issues in this Hubspot interview.

What a Trifecta of a Year!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And appeared on the Facebook Halloween episode of HubSpot TV (my favorite web TV show) all in one week!

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

What’s most interesting is that Umair made this statement in June, 2009 when Twitter had recorded approximately 2.5 Since 2009, we have seen revolutionary wars and unspeakable natural disasters. Mike is the CMO at HubSpot in Boston, a marketing software company.

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009.

15 Ways Sharp Content Creators Use (and Don’t Use) Keyword Strategy

Writtent Blog

Image Credit: HubSpot. As HubSpot’s Corey Erido n points out, “[buzzwords] should be balanced with…variations of keywords that people use when they don’t know exactly what you’re looking for.” Prior to 2009, SEO was a bit like the wild west. Is SEO dead? Not exactly.


50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Awareness of Twitter has exploded; 87% of Americans said they were “familiar with” Twitter in a poll taken earlier this year, versus just 5% in 2008 and 26% in 2009. The Ultimate List: 100+ Twitter Statistics by HubSpot. ** 5 Stars.

The ABCs of Startup Marketing

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The ABCs of Startup Marketing Written on July 10, 2010 by Justin Levy in hubspot , inbound marketing , marketing strategy , social media , video 6 Comments - Leave a comment!

How is PR Changing?

Solutions from Marketo , Pardot , or HubSpot are currently helping organizations maximize their investments in lead generation. What Are the Biggest Challenges for Media Relations in 2009? Journalistics Home About Subscribe How Is PR Changing?

B2B Marketers Have Little Social Media Engagement

Social Media Aids Customer Acquisition Many B2C and B2B companies are successfully using social media networks to acquire customers, according to the “State of Inbound Marketing Report&# from internet marketing firm Hubspot.

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