How does 4Thought Marketing help you get started with an Eloqua SmartStart? Amanda does a great job here of helping would-be Eloqua users to understand the process.
“Buyer Personas and The Marketing Funnel – Its a confusing World”
What’s the right way to think about “buyer personas”? I’m discussing that topic in a series of guest-blog posts at Acooze.com, content marketing consultants from Melbourne, Australia.
… if you’ve studied content marketing at all, you’ve seen the sales funnel or the marketing funnel. This is traditionally how marketers are given to think about how customers progress on their journey from someone who doesn’t even know about you to being a customer.
About a year ago, Forrester Research published a new version of the funnel…. As you can see, the funnel has become a bit more complex.
My article this week walks you through the growing number of complexities that are being faced as marketers delve further into the world of marketing automation.
Read more here to see and understand the current state of “the marketing funnel”.
On dealing with long-term adversity
This is how a maple tree handles a creek. twitter.com/johnbugay/stat…
— John Bugay (@johnbugay) May 5, 2013
Home from the hospital
Beth is home from the hospital; she was discharged yesterday (with a prescription for antibiotics). We are looking forward to a few day off together for Christmas.