Welcome to August, Grand Rapids marketing friends! One housekeeping note first, we will be moving the marketing planner from publishing on Monday's to Friday's to service our blog subscribers a little better. That way, they know a little earlier about the upcoming events when they receiving the weekly blog update email from us on Friday's.
Greetings, fellow Grand Rapids marketing gurus! Just because vacations are in full-force right now doesn't mean there isn't time to take some time for a networking event or two, right? ;-) Or, for those of us who aren't in vacay-mode quite yet, it's time to make some things happen now for when that time comes! Here are some of the Grand Rapids marketing events you won't want to miss this week:
Inbound marketing has a lot of layers, from blog posts to lead nurturing to landing pages and more, all the elements need to be humming together effectively to obtain optimum results. If even a few mistakes happen along the way, you may be setting your strategy up to fail. So, what do you need to do to ensure you are doing to set yourself up for success? Here are the common mistakes we think you'll want to avoid:
Hey there, Summer lovers! Now that we are "officially" into the Summer season, it's time to cool off and get energized with one of the fantastic Grand Rapids Marketing events happening around town this week. Here's the lineup of events you don't want to miss:
Kermit the Frog knows it isn't always easy being green, but thanks to local solar providers popping up all over the country, tax incentives, and countless benefits, solar energy is becoming more affordable than ever. Many solar providers have been asking ManoByte, "How does inbound marketing work in my industry?" Ask, and you shall receive! Here are a few ways the inbound methodology will help you spread the solar love, getting more people to "go green."
The sales process can be intense, and the point when the prospect asks for a proposal can be a very exciting moment. You are so ready to close that business, grab the profits, and deliver your excellent product or service! So, the minute someone asks for the price you should give it to them, right? Not so fast, partner, believe it or not, that prospect might not be ready to see those figures yet, and you don’t want to be too quick to send them.
As we’ve been telling you for a long time now, video is gaining more and more traction when it comes to effective inbound marketing strategies for businesses. It’s become a staple in the way your buyers learn how to fix their problems (Did you hear about that one lady who built an entire house by watching YouTube video tutorials? That’s our reality, my friends.) It only makes sense that now that you’ve realized the importance of video, you want to be sure you are partnering with the right video production team to create professional videos that are going to resonate with your audience. We know there are a lot of video production services available out there, but here’s what makes ManoByte different:
Furniture manufacturers, we know you work hard every day assembling unique pieces, cutting, edging, staining, sourcing supplies, collaborating with clients, the list goes on and on. When your day is jam packed with time-sensitive and essential tasks, it's easy to let marketing fall by the wayside. Inbound marketing presents many solutions for furniture manufacturers, continue reading this blog for an outline of quick tips to improve your marketing initiatives and download our free eBook for a comprehensive breakdown of how inbound can make your life easier.