Marketing Data Insider

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

As marketers we all get caught up in generating leads, building traffic, creating click throughs, optimizing content and generating more views and leads. In doing all this we often forget that the final objective is not just generating the highest volumes of leads but to generate business opportunities which are well qualified and can potentiall

Business Opportunities - Use Instant Lead Qualification To Identifiy Them Quicker

In previous posts we have talked about various tips, tricks and solutions to keeping your CRM clean and healthy through regular CRM data cleansing and CRM data enrichment. There is another solution which may seem more obvious but is one of the most forgotten ways of maintaining a healthy CRM. Managing and processing your leads outside your

Data Management - Manage Your Leads Outside Your CRM

There was a time when business visiting cards were the most valuable forms of contact information and having a Rolodex with as many phone numbers and postal addresses meant you had all the data you need to do some serious selling. Times change. While contact address, contact phone number, contact name and contact title still make up most of the

Contact Email - Is Your CRM Database Missing This Crucial Detail?

If the need to squeeze everything possible from tight marketing budgets wasn't already enough, the current economic meltdown is just going to make marketers even more accountable for every dollar spent and squeeze even more results from every campaign. Direct mail campaigns won't be an exception and being more expensive in terms of designing the

5 Reasons Why Should You Use A List Scrub For Direct Mail Marketing Campaigns

While everyone almost everywhere has been talking about the expected impacts of the US financial crisis on the economy, business, the consumer, growth, here at we are no exception. One of the main points of discussion has been "how will the down economy impact lead generation budgets?". Will they be slashed? Will companies hold

Impact Of US Financial Crisis On Lead Generation Budgets

You have a company which matches your criteria as a perfect prospect. You have your pitch ready, plenty of good collateral and now all you need is to find perhaps one key decision maker and 2-3 influencers to target your cleverly crafter message to and get a foot in the door. So you look up the company website, find and address, a contact number

Why Outsourcing Marketing Database Building Makes Sense

Every book on business and best practices emphasize why you should buy only as much as you need and when you need it. Overstocking anything in large quantities much before you are ready to use or process it is a cardinal sin in manufacturing or production practices. No one would dream of splurging budget in adva

B2B Decision Makers: Why You Should Take Only As Much As You Need

When it comes to sales, marketing and looking through good CRM data there is a quick acid test that I use. If you can look at a record and it helps you completely visualize the company/customer and instantly help you profile or score it as a good prospect or not...then you have good data. It may

CRM Data Enrichment: Give Your Data A Makeover

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