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Is Facebook Messenger the New Email? 3 Experiments to Find Out
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Let’s just come out with it: Email is becoming less effective for marketers. It might not be dead yet, but it’s not exactly the shiny new channel it used to be. Just think about your own inbox — how many marketing emails are you subscribed to that you delete without opening? We thought so. It […]

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The Best New Type of Content to Support a Product Launch: A HubSpot Experiment
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Here at HubSpot, we obsess over our product — how it’s built, where it’s headed, and how we talk about it. Every update, from minor feature tweaks to major product launches, are pored over by a team. Developers and product managers handle the creation and vision of individual products. Product marketers own the story of […]

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What Influences Consumers to Purchase From Marketing Emails?
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Consumers say they are most influenced to make purchases from marketing emails by sales/discounts and brand reputation, according to recent research from Yes Lifecycle Marketing. Read the full article at MarketingProfs

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Onboarding Checklist: A 90-Day Framework for Content Teams
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Houston, we have a turnover problem. As the years pass, there seem to be a growing number of studies on employers struggling to retain their people — and the high costs associated with the resulting turnover. What’s at the bottom of it? Is it workplace culture? Is it missed salary expectations? Or can it all […]

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Which Fictional Boss Are You? [Flowchart]
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I know I’m literally ten years late to this, but I just started watching Mad Men on Netflix. And guys — newsflash — it’s a really good show.  The old school ad strategies, the fun outfits, the drama — I love it all. Except Don Draper’s management style. That, in my humble opinion, could use a […]

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The Most Important Skills for B2B Tech Marketers
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B2B technology marketers say “soft” abilities such as good communication and people management are the most important skills needed to succeed in the field, according to recent research from Spiceworks. Read the full article at MarketingProfs

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10 YouTube Pre-Roll Ads You'll Actually Enjoy
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You technically can’t skip these ads. But you wouldn’t want to anyway. Last year at Sundance, YouTube unveiled a new ad format to brands: the unskippable, six second “bumper” ad. To prove it was possible to cram a compelling story into such a short window, they recruited a handful of creative agencies to test drive […]

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The Simple Test That Doubled Leads in One Week
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We’ve talked about the best practice of matching your offer and blog post topic as tightly as possible many times on the HubSpot Marketing Blog. But just in case you haven’t heard of this best practice before, I’ll give an example. Let’s say you have a post explaining different types of commercial cooling systems that […]

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14 Essential Tips for an Engaging Facebook Business Page
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Whether you’re setting up a brand new Facebook Page for your brand, or you just want to make the most of your existing one, it’s probably a smart move — Facebook is home to nearly 2 billion monthly active users. It should be easy enough, right? Just slap together a photo, a couple of posts, […]

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