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Are You Ready? Planning for In-Person Trade Shows and Events in 2022

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After a much longer hiatus than any of us could have planned, trade shows and in-person events for the building materials industry are back in 2022. To say that this news is exciting would be an absolute understatement. Our ER Marketing team has missed seeing all of you — and we know you’ve missed being […]

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Why Marketing to Interior Designers Is a Good Idea for Building Materials Businesses.

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When it comes to digital marketing, understanding your target audience is key for crafting a great strategy that brings in tons of leads. However, many building materials companies forget that they have a key ally in their corner—interior designers. This key pairing is a good way to ensure your product is the first solution they […]

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Feast or Famine: Minimizing Slow Periods in Sales with Digital Marketing

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Every business has been there — that moment when work dries up after a period of heavy sales only a few weeks or months before. Known as feast or famine, this type of cycle can make it hard to pay your bills or handle payroll when the number of paying customers has dwindled. Unless you’re […]

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Your Customers Called: They Want Chatbots

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If you’ve personally looked for anything on the internet or social media lately, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a chatbot. These little automated response messengers utilize artificial intelligence (AI) to communicate with visitors or provide customer service assistance and are an excellent way to meet your clientele’s needs. However, most people think about them […]

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The Road from Lead to Client

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You’ve worked hard to ensure your website has a professional vibe and brings in traffic with the appropriate amount of search engine optimization (SEO). You’ve installed call tracking numbers to ensure it is easy to see leads coming from the internet too. Yet, your sales reps still aren’t closing deals. What gives? The process by which […]

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Understanding B2B Buyer Personas

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No matter your company size, there are always things you can do to improve the effectiveness of your digital marketing campaigns. Do you want one easy method? Define your ideal customers by using buyer personas. After all, if you know who you’re targeting with your strategies, you can craft a message that resonates with their […]

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Increase Leads with This Contractor Call-to-Action Cheat Sheet

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You’ve worked hard to create sales pages, advertisements, social media posts, and more. The only problem? You aren’t getting the response from leads that you thought you would. In fact, you might not have had any leads from your campaigns. Yikes. Before getting frustrated, it is important to dissect why this is happening. One common […]

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Top Ways Architects Can Improve Lead Generation

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As an architect, you work hard to create spaces that are eye-catching, unique, and safe for your community. However, if you aren’t generating enough new leads, it might be time to try out a few new strategies. The good news? There are multiple ways you can attract the attention of potential clients while increasing brand […]

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Understanding the Benefits of Successful Retargeting Campaigns

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Online ad retargeting has quickly become an important inbound marketing strategy. Though retargeting sounds complicated, it is actually fairly simple. This is a somewhat covert means of connecting with prospective clients without investing an egregious sum of money in traditional advertisements. Let’s take a look at what retargeting is really all about. The Inside Scoop on Retargeting Retargeting […]

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6 Great Customer Nurturing Strategy Tips for B2B Firms

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We’ve all been there. You’re trying to make a sale, but you can’t seem to connect with your clients on a deep enough level to close the deal. The truth is that you might not be doing enough to nurture the customer relationship and earn their trust. So, how do you make that happen? Before […]

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