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5 Key Elements to A Successful Marketing Strategy

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A marketing strategy is the building block of a marketing plan. It lays out a clear, well-defined big picture plan to attract customers to your business by specifying long-term objectives, actions to be taken, and marketing tactics used to achieve marketing goals. B2B marketers often struggle to develop successful marketing strategies. 40% of the least effective marketers have no defined marketing strategy, and 56% of B2B marketers in the United States find it difficult to build their brand through the strategies they create.

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What We Learned While Marketing Our Cybersecurity Lunch and Learn

What We Learned While Marketing Our Cybersecurity Lunch and Learn

We recently ran a Lunch and Learn series talking to local businesses about essential cybersecurity protections and laws they needed to uphold. We learned quite a bit throughout this process—thanks in no small part to an obstacle that suddenly required us to make some significant changes in the middle of our series—and wanted to share what we learned here so you could take advantage of the lessons the next time you plan an event… or how we can help you directly.

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10 Ways to Supercharge Your Email Marketing Efforts

10 Ways to Supercharge Your Email Marketing Efforts

Email marketing remains one of the most popular ways businesses can nurture leads, build the necessary impressions to convert prospects, and maintain relationships with current clientele. With this popularity, however, comes plenty of competition for attention in recipients’ inboxes. This means you must do everything you can to make your email marketing as effective as possible.

Let’s review ten things we recommend you prioritize as you work toward this goal.

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Why You Should Identify Your Ideal Client (and How to Do So)

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While it might be nice to think that your business can serve “anyone”—after all, being able to serve anyone means that you have the potential to work with everyone—this, unfortunately, isn’t the reality. Even the most accessible businesses will have certain clients that are inherently more valuable than others. These “ideal clients” are critical to identify, so let’s talk about how you can do so.

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Enhancing Your Sales Presentation Strategy

Enhancing Your Sales Presentation Strategy

In sales, context is everything. Crafting a compelling sales presentation remains a cornerstone of successful business interactions. In today's rapidly evolving landscape, merely delivering information is just not enough. The true measure of a presentation's success lies in its resonance with the audience. For everyone involved in the sales process, understanding this dynamic is crucial for driving meaningful engagement and fostering lasting connections.

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5 Tips to Make the Most of Your Facebook Marketing Presence

5 Tips to Make the Most of Your Facebook Marketing Presence

Facebook serves as an excellent marketing resource for businesses of all types nowadays, including managed service providers—assuming that the MSP in question is utilizing Facebook to its full potential. We wanted to share a few basic practices that can help you get the most out of using the social network for your business’ benefit. 

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Does Marketing Have to Be Boring? (The Answer is No)

Does Marketing Have to Be Boring? (The Answer is No)

Okay, let’s take a moment and address the elephant that’s in the room, and has been in the room ever since the managed service industry really took off. Ready?

Managed services are really, really tough to make interesting—which can have an impact on your marketing efforts and their efficacy. So, let’s take a few moments to consider how to make your marketing more engaging, without detracting from the message you’re trying to convey.

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Should I Be Using Emojis in My MSP Email Subject Lines?

Should I Be Using Emojis in My MSP Email Subject Lines?

At this point, we’re all familiar with the little blobby images we call emojis… and you’ve likely seen them in some marketing materials at some point. Chances are, these marketing materials were in the form of an email. Let’s examine this concept, and review some practices to help you most effectively use emojis in your marketing emails.

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Narrowing Your MSP Marketing Focus

Narrowing Your Marketing Focus

When you market your business’ services you want to make sure you are marketing effectively! With too broad a target market, you could be wasting your marketing efforts. You want to narrow your marketing focus - so try target marketing. By doing this you will be breaking your marketing into groups. Then you will narrow those groups down, to those that would need your product or services the most. 

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MSP Marketing During a Crisis

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As the COVID-19 virus continues to sweep its way through the world it is imperative that businesses remember and continue, with a little adjustment, their marketing efforts. When it comes to marketing your MSP, you can consider it a best practice to always be marketing your services. No matter what complications or difficult outside circumstances your MSP may face, you should always be marketing your business.

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Make Sure Your MSP Marketing Efforts are Compliant!

Make Sure Your Marketing Efforts are Compliant!

We have a tendency to focus most of our attention on all the things you should do as you market your MSP services, but it is also important that we acknowledge that there are a few things that you absolutely need to do as well. This is according to the Federal Trade Commission.

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Gaining Trust is Hard, Especially Without These Nine Efforts

Gaining Trust is Hard, Especially Without These Nine Efforts

Trust is a critical factor in running any business successfully. A business owner needs to trust their employees to work effectively, a business as a whole needs to trust its vendors and service providers, and—perhaps most pressingly—a business’ audience needs to trust that business.

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Have You Made One of these Social Media Marketing Faux Pas?

Have You Made One of these Social Media Marketing Faux Pas?

Social media is one of those things that people often assume they are really good at. Now, we aren’t suggesting that you’re one of these people, but you want to be sure that you aren’t inadvertently making a critical error when using it.

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3 Ways to Handle Fake or False Customer Reviews

3 Ways to Handle Fake or False Customer Reviews

Maintaining your business’ reputation can be hard in today's age when there are so many ways and places for people to share exactly what they think about your business, whether it be correct or even true! Unfortunately, some people share fake or false accounts of their interactions with a business, and oftentimes, the business is unable to outright remove those comments. So, here is what you do if you ever find your business facing this problem:

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How to Make a Cold Call That Sparks a Fire

How to Make a Cold Call That Sparks a Fire

A cold call is a useful way to initiate contact with a potential client… but having said that, it needs to be done properly. After all, we all know how frustrating unwanted calls can be, with so many spam calls still plaguing our telephones. So, what’s the key to successful cold calls in this age of call screening? Let’s break down the practices you should follow.

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PS: There’s a Really Easy Way to Make Your Marketing Materials More Effective

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Let me ask you something… when you happen to receive some correspondence, whether it’s a letter or an email, where do your eyes go first? If you’re like most people, you likely follow something known as the “reading curve.”

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Are You Timing Your Marketing Campaigns Properly?

Are You Timing Your Marketing Campaigns Properly?

If you want your next marketing campaign to be successful, there is a lot to consider. You have to put in the time and effort to create amazing marketing materials that are informative and visually appealing. Paired with that, you need a great offer and calls-to-action that entice the recipient of your materials to do what you want them to do.

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Getting a Warm Response to a Cold Call

Getting a Warm Response to a Cold Call

There is one thing that can separate any cold call from the crowd: Knowledge. Knowing who your target is and what they need from you is the only way to prevent your call from being banished to the voicemail graveyard.

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How Metrics Can Bring Your Marketing To New Heights

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When enacting a marketing strategy, it is of considerable benefit to pay attention to metrics--key data and measurements that can provide you with invaluable insights. However, not all data qualifies as a metric, and not all metrics will make sense for all of your initiatives. As a result, it is crucial that you identify the metrics and key performance indicators that apply to each initiative.

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The Major Marketing Mistakes MSPs Can Make

The Major Marketing Mistakes MSPs Can Make

We’ve been known to talk quite a bit about how important it is for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to produce consistent, high-quality marketing efforts to achieve success. Unfortunately, many MSPs tend to make the same mistakes over and over. In order to fight against this trend, we will identify these common errors, and will provide an improved method to handling a marketing strategy.

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