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  • Affiliate programs are a very high-risk but also high-reward marketing channel. The more you put into it the more you can get out of it. If you’re ready to get started, or just want to know a bit more, here is what you need to know before starting an affiliate program. Topics covered: Picking a […]The post A Small Business Guide to Launching an Affiliate Program appeared first on iContact.

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  • When you work in a multifaceted industry like marketing, it’s very easy to become distracted and lose focus on the job at hand. This can be dangerous because I believe that focus is the one thing that separates successful marketers from their more mediocre counterparts. With this in mind, here are seven things that I constantly remind myself of in order to stay productive and keep the wheels of co...

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  • Can you believe that we’re already in giving season? For nonprofits, that usually means that it’s the most wonderful time of the year. With so many other nonprofits kicking up their fundraising campaigns during the holiday season, you need to stand out from the crowd. Here are nine techniques to get you started. 1. Create […]The post 9 Powerful Ways to Promote Your Holiday Fundraising Campaign app...

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  • Are you so busy trying to end 2017 on a high that you haven’t given any real thought to how you are going to kick start your marketing activities in the New Year? I’ve seen this happen so many times. Creative and budgetary decisions are put off until after the holiday festivities and so the month of January is basically written off as you try to find your feet again.The post Email Marketing: Plan ...

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  • Getting started with email marketing is not like playing a children's game. In this presentation that was used for a small business workshop at the RTP Frontier in Research Triangle Park, NC, you will learn: * Why email marketing is effective * How to get started by using sign up forms, welcome emails, and professional looking templates * Use data and segmentation to send the right message at th...

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  • Getting started with email marketing is not like playing a children's game. In this presentation that was used for a small business workshop at the RTP Frontier in Research Triangle Park, NC, you will learn: * Why email marketing is effective * How to get started by using sign up forms, welcome emails, and professional looking templates * Use data and segmentation to send the right message at th...

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  • There’s no better time to connect with your customers and leads than the holidays! For your loyal customers, it’s the perfect time to thank them for their patronage. As for any leads, ‘tis the season to warm them up in hopes that they’ll become loyal customers. Here are ten fun and festive holiday marketing ideas […]The post 10 Fun and Festive Holiday Marketing Ideas For 2017 appeared first on iCo...

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  • At the time of writing, the cryptocurrency Bitcoin is sitting at a sky-high valuation of $10,300 (falling back after breaching the $11,000 mark some 24 hours earlier). This is undoubtedly turning the heads of many wannabe investors. And with some pundits suggesting the alternative currency could reach a valuation of $1 million by 2020, you can bet that millions of people are going to be investing ...

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  • I’ve worked in the online arena for more than 20 years. During this time, I’ve seen so many businesses struggle to grab their share of what should be, at times, a fairly easy to access and potentially lucrative market. In most cases, their point of failure was simply down to not taking ownership of their business and letting carelessly monitored costs drag them down.The post Lessons from Amazon: T...

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  • Life is going pretty good for you right now. You just achieved a milestone that a lot of people will never reach. You launched a startup! Even though things are hectic right now, you’re still excited and exhilarated. Before you get too far ahead of yourself, take a step back and think about how you’re going […]The post Life After Launch: Introduction to Marketing Your Startup appeared first on iCo...

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  • Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few weeks, you cannot possibly have failed to notice that this Friday (November 24) is Black Friday. Competition for eyeballs and engagement over this peak sales period has been heating up for some time, with many Black Friday promotions already in full swing. But if you think Black Friday is going to be an easy win for your business, you haven’t...

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  • As a marketer, you’ve probably been preparing your Black Friday/Cyber Monday (BFCM) marketing campaign for the last several months. But what if you’re getting ready to launch a last-minute BFCM email campaign? If you are drawing a blank and need inspiration, check out these seven can’t miss campaigns. 1. The Simple Sale Announcement Sometimes the […]The post 7 Can’t Miss Black Friday Cyber Monday ...

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  • I recently spent the day with the marketing team of a large international gaming company. Despite having multiple marketing heads (responsible for the various countries they operated in) they faced many problems similar to those experienced by much smaller organizations regarding the allocation of marketing resources.The post Search for Your Content Marketing Heroes appeared first on iContact.

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  • Did you know that $389 billion was donated in the U.S. during 2016, with 24 percent of this giving taking place between Thanksgiving and New Year’s? That’s encouraging news for nonprofits. While it certainly proves that people are willing to give back during the holiday season, it also shows that competition can be fierce as […]The post 10 Holiday Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits appeared first on...

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  • The days of opening a phone book and searching for lawyers are pretty much over. Instead, people probably ask others within their network or conduct a quick search engine query. As such, it’s never been as important for lawyers to market their firms online so they can stand out from the other firms in the […]The post 8 Effective Ways to Market Your Law Firm appeared first on iContact.

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  • The holidays mean different things for different businesses. For those of you in the retail or hospitality sectors, you might be gearing up for the busiest time of the year. For others, you might be about to enter an end-of-year lull when nothing much happens beyond the annual office party and visits from Secret Santas. But just because things slow down doesn’t mean there isn’t an opportunity to e...

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  • Are you a personal or commercial real estate agent looking to gain a competitive edge? If so, your best bet may be to launch a marketing campaign that not only showcases the homes you’re selling but builds trust among potential home buyers. And you can easily achieve those two tasks by following these nine perfect […]The post 9 Mobile Marketing Tips for Real Estate Agents appeared first on iContac...

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  • For many companies, marketing objectives can be a lot bigger than available marketing resources. Marketers dream big, but they often lack the ability to act big. This can be especially true for small businesses and startups looking to keep up with the big players in their industries. Enter Marketing Automation – one of the best tools for leveling the playing field for businesses of all sizes. T...

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  • There was a time when an individual or business owner would flip through a phone book to find an accountant in town. Competition depended on town size, and the options available were likely limited. Today however, a quick internet search can connect clients to hundreds of nearby accountants. To make matters worse, the popularity of accounting […]The post 5 Ways to Market Your Accounting Firm appea...

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  • I had lunch with an old friend recently. He is one of life’s innovators, a true entrepreneur who pushes the boundaries of technology to solve real-world problems. Sometimes his solutions are so cutting edge, people don’t actually realize they have a problem that needs to be solved until he highlights the issues his technology is able to tackle. This makes marketing very difficult.The post Content ...

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  • Competition among food trucks is becoming increasingly fierce. In fact, from 2011 to 2016, industry revenue grew at an annual rate of 7.9 percent. While there are roadblocks, such as regulations in certain locations and weather, the mobile food business is on fire. To help your food truck attract new customers and stand out from […]The post 6 Simple Ways to Market Your Food Truck appeared first on...

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  • When it comes to becoming a successful freelancer, marketing is essential. In fact, it’s like oxygen. It’s needed for you to survive. That’s why the most successful freelancers are out there promoting and marketing their services on a daily basis. They realize that word-of-mouth referrals aren’t going to be the main source of attracting new […]The post 7 Ways to Market Your Mad Freelance Skills ap...

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  • Did you just launch a startup? If so, congratulations! You’ve accomplished something on most people’s bucket list. Now it’s time to market your startup so your product or service gets into the right hands. If you’re new to marketing, however, this may sound a little overwhelming. But if you simply follow this introductory guide, you’ll […]The post 6 Powerful Tips For Marketing Your New Startup app...

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  • For many people, one of the main motivations behind starting their own business is the idea of the freedom it represents. In many ways, this is quite a bizarre concept because most of the small business owners I know are also some of the hardest working people I know. Despite this, I know very few who, once they have made the leap, would go back to the 9 to 5.The post What Does Entrepreneurial Fre...

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  • Want to impress your friends or coworkers by dropping some knowledge on them? Let them know that GIFs, pronounced “Jifs,” were developed all the way back in the 1980s. Graphics Interchange Format was developed on June 15, 1987, by software writer Steve Wilhite. Since then, these short compressed video clips have become so popular that […]The post 18 Tools for Making, Finding and Using GIFs appeare...

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  • If you’re a marketer who relies on email to generate most — if not all — of your organization’s revenue, there’s a good chance you’re frequently sending a very large volume of emails. Unfortunately for large-volume senders, the more emails you send, the more challenging it can be to ensure maximum inbox delivery. But here’s […]The post Best Sending Practices for High-Volume Senders appeared first ...

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  • Email marketing should be the cornerstone of your marketing efforts because it’s one of the most effective — and cost-effective — techniques for promoting an organization and keeping your audience engaged. But for email marketing to achieve its goals, you must grow your email list so it contains quality subscribers who are interested in your organization […]The post 16 Simple, Powerful, and Proven...

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  • Does your organization have a customer relationship management tool? Do you have a lengthy sales process? Are your marketing efforts not as effective as you would like? Do you have leads falling through the cracks? Are you sending out messages that aren’t personalized? Do you have a difficult time managing leads? If you answered “yes” […]The post How to Choose Marketing Automation Software for You...

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