Marketing Data Insider

A discussion of best practices, new tools & hacks for building stellar marketing databases.

Do you sell into companies which are are customers? If the answer is yes then I can relate to your need to build a database of very specific contacts who are directly responsible for managing Ready Contacts. While building a target list of companies who sell into companies there are two universal questions they need

Do you sell to customers? Do you know who to sell to?

Finding very specific role-based contacts at deeper levels within an organization structure can be critical to connecting with the right people for your sales. While you can start building a list of higher level contacts like CIO's, CTO's and some of the top VP level contacts using ready lead databases like

How To Find Help Desk Contacts Who Take Care of Email Security

I am a few thousand miles away from the Sales 2.0 conference but it hasn't kept me from following the events through the Twitter feeds and through the last two days, there have been a number of events and presentations which echo a lot of what we believe at

IDC Says & We Agree At The Sales 2.0 Conference 2009

I was going through the Phone Works Inside Sales Compensation Report - Q4 2008 which got me thinking how outsourcing or contracting a solutions provider like ReadyContacts for certain areas of inside sales such as lead qu

Outsourcing Inside Sales - How Much Can You Save?

The last months have seen an increasing emphasis on building a strong qualified lead database through robust inbound lead generation programs. Inbound lead marketing has set marketers buzzing to develop more content, experiment with new ways of getting prospects to the website and filli

Lead Funnels Need Lead Filters

CRM has been widely adopted across the organization of all sizes over the past decade for effectively managing all customer relationship functions, though a large focus has been on sales force automation. Sales and lead management have been streamlined a lot with CRM systems and though there are newer challenges, the sales management process wou

Marketing Database Operations: A New Role, A Dire Need

Mike Damphousse of Smashmouth Marketing blog posted an interesting analysis today comparing the value/cost of inbound versus outbound marketing. With the rise and hype of social media, there is a lo

Outbound Lead Generation & The Role Of Rich Data

Lists have been a consistent source of "names" for B2B marketers for a long time. Logic was that is a person subscribed to a VoIP magazine then she must be a qualified buyer or some sort of an influencer. Also if she has opted into received the magazine then she knowingly has opted in to receive messages from a number of other businesses that sh

Trade Magazine Opt-in Lists Are Dead, Aren't They?

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kyle testimonial Kyle Martinowichsmartling
ReadyContacts has been instrumental in our demand generation strategy at Smartling. ReadyContacts continues to clearly understand our ideal customer profiles and buyer personas to curate accounts & contacts. ReadyContacts ability to deliver high quality leads while being flexible with our timelines has been instrumental in growing our pipeline. They have been a true partner!
Katie May testimonialKatie MayShippingEasy
Ready Contacts has been a great partner since we started ShippingEasy. They are wickedly fast and very open to feedback on lead quality, etc as we embark on new campaigns. We have found their leads to be higher quality than any other vendor we have tried. Their team is a pleasure to work with and always responsive.
Katie McEachern testimonialKatie McEachernpega
ReadyContacts has been an extremely reliable source to get embedded contact for our key targets accounts for marketing campaigns. would recommend them without reservation.
Anna Jensen testimonialAnna Jensen Digital shadows
After piloting various data vendors, it was easy to see that ReadyContacts is a cut above. The quality of the contact data us well above industry average and our sales development teams have seen great success tapping into new geos using lead data from ReadyContacts. Their customer support and responsiveness also making working with them extremely easy.
Alex Mitchell testimonialAlex MitchellStepOne
Vaibhav was great to work with. He took the time to understand our needs to generate the best lead list for our requirements. He also managed the transaction with us professionally