How to Survey Your Audience

Convince & Convert

Image via BigStockPhoto.com Marketing is no longer about talking at the customers. One way to find out your customers’ opinions is by sending out a survey. The following are some tips to keep in mind, as well as some websites that will help you effectively survey your audience.

The State of Social Media Marketing – Summary of Annual Survey Report (Part 2)

Mindjumpers

In a previous blog post , Jonas made a summary of a report called “The State of Social Media Marketing” from January 2012 in which he outlined the key points and conclusions drawn from the report. Over 80% of marketers allocate a team of 1-3 for social marketing initiatives.

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The State of Social Media Marketing– Annual Survey Report

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, Awarness Inc released a report called The State of Social Media Marketing : Top Areas For Social Marketing Investment and Biggest Social Marketing Challenges in 2012. According to the survey, it is quite obvious that all social platforms will grow in 2012.

Summarized: The 2013 In-House Counsel New Media Engagement Survey

Myrland Marketing

Those of us who care about all forms of marketing, networking and communication for lawyers anticipate surveys that study the use of Social Media, as well as all marketing tools, when it comes to lawyers’ clients. This is the third survey released by this partnership.

An Online Business Survey and A Good Example

Small Business Mavericks

The report itself is interesting because it includes the results of a survey conducted on businesses operating online. More than a fourth of those in the survey identify as Small Business Owner, and the biggest challenge is seen as generating traffic. It is absolutely brilliant of Copyblogger to put the survey results in this many options because it means they are more likely to get a bigger response.

88% of Digital Marketers Consider Realtime Marketing Critical To Their Efforts

The Realtime Report

Three-quarters of marketers are using realtime marketing, and 41% have included realtime marketing in their 2014 budgets, according to a new survey from realtime web personalization platform Evergage. Are marketers seeing tangible benefits from realtime marketing?

2016 State of Community Management Survey – We need YOU

SocialFish

The Community Roundtable have launched their annual State of Community Management research survey. TheCR is looking for inputs from customer- and market-facing community programs as well as employee-facing community programs. START THE SURVEY HERE.

47 Superb Social Media Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity SMM

Image credit: The CMO Survey. Most businesses now use social media for marketing and those efforts are expected to continue to increase, yet many marketers and top executives alike find the business value difficult to quantify. The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ).

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19 Easy Ways to Survey Your Audience and Crush it with Content

Socially Sorted

Is it time to Survey your audience? In this post, I share 19 Ways to Survey Your Audience … so you can Crush it with Content that catches attention and converts! You forgot to survey your audience. So here are 21 Ways to Survey Your Audience.

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16 Enigmatic Business Blogging and Other Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

As winter comes to an end, so too does the Winter Wonderland of Marketing Stats series that’s been running here over the past few months. This final installment covers some fascinating though sometimes contradictory and confusing stats about business blogging and the value of marketing.

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Show 487 - Using Mobile Surveys for Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

The Engaging Brand podcast covers social marketing , business ideas and brand marketing tips. Anna Farmery talks to Mark Penson, CMO of Survey Anyplace , an expert in using mobile surveys to get real-time customer feedback. Are mobile surveys right for you? You can read more about Mark''s ideas on Using Mobile Surveys to Gain Customer Insights in this Engaging Brand post. What is the definition of modern market research?

In-House Counsel Use of Social Media Survey: An Interview With Greentarget’s John Corey

Myrland Marketing

The long-anticipated 2013 In-House Counsel Use of Social Media Survey conducted by Inside Counsel , Greentarget and Zeughauser Group was released today. In another blog post today, titled Summarized: The 2013 New Media Engagement Survey , I provided a quick overview of the survey.

It’s that time again: The Third Annual Association Content Marketing Readiness Survey

SocialFish

——————– The Harvard Business Review had an article this summer that stated when it comes to marketing, “most organizations are stuck in the last century.” We wondered how associations were faring with their content marketing readiness?

Using Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

Mobile surveys is something that intrigues me - so I asked Mark Penson to share his insights into mobile surveys (watch out tomorrow for our interview on The Engaging Brand podcast ). Forget Email Surveys: Use Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights. Paper surveys have probably been around since papyrus. As PCs became more popular, so did online surveys. Email surveys aren’t keeping up with the times. Marketing

2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, a report called “How Marketers Are Using Social Media To Grow Their Businesses” was released by Social Media Examiner. The report uncovers the “who, what, where, when and why” of social media marketing.

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All Polls and Surveys Are Not Equal

Geoff Livingston

In Washington, polls and surveys drive policy decisions, particularly around campaign season. However, several online polls and surveys last week did produce highly questionable results, and in once case, was outed as a hoax tarnishing the Microsoft Explorer brand.

Video + Survey: Measuring and Defining Earned Media in a Mobile-First Digital World

Talkwalker SM

Budgets are growing fast for these innovative tactics, and marketers are beginning to see strong returns. We also encourage you to participate in our online survey by clicking here: Brand Video & Communications Survey.

33 Thought-Provoking B2B Social Media and Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in the 2016 B2B Marketing Trends report , B2B marketing strategies and practices are in the midst of significant change, driven by new technologies and evolving buyer expectations for more “consumer-like” experiences. The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ).

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The State of Digital Marketing 2015

Buzz Marketing for Technology

With mid-year coming up and summertime upon us, many marketers are taking stock of the first half of the year and re-checking their Digital Marketing plans to finish out 2015 strong. You can’t have a high performing team with spotty skills especially in the area of digital marketing.

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8 Marketing Trends to Implement in Your 2012 Marketing Plan

yMarketingMatters

What a year was 2011 for social media and marketing! I watched and experienced first-hand the marketing and social media landscape change, consolidate, focus, develop and evolve all at the same time. And other important marketing tactics must not be ignored either.

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Lawyers: Do These Questions About Social Media Sound Familiar?

Myrland Marketing

Could you please do me a BIG favor and take 60 seconds to answer a very simple, 1-question survey? The survey can be found below, but in case there is any issue with it, here is the survey link. Create your own user feedback survey Thank you so very much!

Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

This is where influencer marketing comes to the rescue. Loosely defined as a marketing strategy involving influencers to impact buyer decisions and boost a brand’s visibility by using their online personality and popularity, influencer marketing has many takers.

2013 B2B Marketing Priorities [Study]

Puzzle Marketer

Compiled by Software Advice CRM Analyst Ashley Verrill, the survey results show all the most popular marketing channels, as well as a breakdown of that information such as the channels that bring in the highest quality leads, the highest quantity leads, and the costs involved with these channels.

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Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and.

Adam Sherk

The surveyed group included a mix of sites covering general and breaking news as well as specific topics such as lifestyle, sports or entertainment. Among the surveyed sites the highest Twitter percentage was 2.9% Among the sites surveyed the figures ranged from 30-60%.

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10 Cheap Survey Tools for Bloggers Who Want Answers

ProBlogger

And the best to do that is with a survey. How can surveys help you? This will help you create surveys, but it won’t help you get to those breakthrough insights that will turn your posts into reader magnets. To do that you need to know information like this: Demographics: A survey will tell you who’s reading your blog. Content: A survey will tell you what kinds of content your readers like. Top survey tools. WP Survey and Quiz Tool. Survey Me.

Just get us the Millennials! #Marketing #Fail

Janet Fouts

“Just get us the millennials” This mind set is short-sighted and mindless old-school marketing at best! Millennial’s are just one demographic in your potential market and you need to think carefully before you focus entire marketing campaigns on them.

Pew Research Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks.

Adam Sherk

Nine Winning Digital Marketing Strategies From The B2B World

Webbiquity SMM

According to recent research from Forrester, digital marketing spend in the US will reach $120 billion by 2021. Spread over paid search, video marketing, social media and other online channels , digital is expected to account for more than 46% of all advertising in the next five years.

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Best Tips for Successful Social Media and Digital Marketing in 2014

yMarketingMatters

Social media and digital marketing are going to grow even stronger in 2014. And to make things even harder, social media and online marketing are becoming more complex and are overlapping more than ever – as you will see below. Email List and Email Marketing.

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What Motivates People to Share on Facebook? (Infographics)

SocialTimes Facebook

Content marketing agency Fractl surveyed more than 2,000 Facebook users to uncover the motivation behind their sharing habits. Facebook Infographics Alexey Boldin Fractl friends Issues men Politics surveys womenMore than one-half of all adults in the U.S.

Why Some CMOs Believe Mobile Marketing Isn’t Worth It

Convince & Convert

The latest iteration of the Duke University Fuqua School of Business CMO Survey found that 40% of CMOs believe mobile marketing contributes nothing to overall performance. Among the topics this time around was mobile marketing. Why are so many CMOs disavowing mobile marketing?

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. Marketing Automation. Local Online Marketing.

Introduction To Real-Time Content Marketing

Visually SM

The marketing world has exploded with social content initiatives in the last few years, and when combined with the urgency and real-time expectations of audience and customers, and new marketing discipline has emerged, one that call “real time content marketing.” ” In the new world of real-time information-sharing, there are many new concepts that businesses must embrace in order to be successful in their Internet marketing efforts.

104 Fascinating Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 (and 2015)

Webbiquity SMM

Looking at marketing surveys and studies from the past year, a few trends are clear, among them that buyers are firmly (and increasingly) in control of the purchase cycle. What do marketers rate as the single most valuable SEO tactic? 9 General Marketing Stats.

Is SMS Marketing Still a Viable Strategy?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Experienced marketers will tell you that customers are much more likely to respond to campaigns that engage them on a personal level. The marketing strategy must be relevant and timely while meeting the customer’s individual needs. Calls to Action’ are essential within marketing texts.

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Email marketing goes social

Sherrilynne Starkie

Adding social sharing buttons to marketing emails significantly increases click-through rates according to a survey just released by GetResponse , an email marketing software company. The One Thing Most Social Media Marketers Forget [Plus Infographic] (jeffbullas.com).

Mistakes To Avoid In Your Video Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

There have been a number of video marketing posts with helpful links on this blog. Knowing your customer is foundational to every marketing message. An unofficial survey puts the majority of folks against it. Do you have any advice for those ready to try video marketing? Video Marketing marketing videos One of the best ways to capture interest is video. Look around at all the people watching something on their phones!

Marketers Everywhere: Stop Marketing Your Brand

Convince & Convert

The key takeaway from this example of great outreach marketing is that no matter who you’re marketing to, it’s crucial to always remind yourself that you are simply a human marketing to another human. Via email outreach and surveys, ask your network for their input.

How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing

Pamorama

Events are a great way to attract customers, so make the most of them with social media The art and science of managing and marketing events has evolved a lot in recent years. Feedback and ideas: Produce a short survey about the event while it is still fresh in attendees’ minds.

The Top Benefits of Social Media Marketing [Infographic]

Pamorama

89% of marketers say that social media generates more business exposure. There are a million articles and blog posts out there that sing the praises of social media marketing — how social networks like Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest have had a major impact on lead generation and sales.