Social Media Tips for B2B Firms

As Erin Lynch and Tim Parry report for Multichannel Merchant: “According to MCM Outlook 2012-13, B2B merchants have not adopted social media at the same pace as its B2C counterparts – 83.1% of the B2C respondents said they market through social media, compared to just 66% of B2B respondents.” Click the image for some B2B […]

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Web Site Usability and B-to-B

B-to-B Web site visibility and analytics have not received the same attention as with B-to-C sites. However, it is equally important. As Richard H. Levey writes for Multichannel Merchant: “The obvious difference between business-to-business and consumer Web sites is the immediacy of conversion. B-to-B sales cycles are usually much longer, and often incorporate live salespeople […]

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Key to Profitable B-to-B Growth: The Voice of the Customer

According to Walker Information: In B-to-B companies, the thinking around growth is focused on acquiring new business, overlooking that there is much to be gained from seeking out operational efficiencies that drive profit and growth through positive customer experiences and reallocated resources. In short, one of the best strategies to increase your odds of profitable […]

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Small and Medium-Size Businesses Struggling with Social Media

According to a report by eMarketer, social media activities differ dramatically by the size of the firm. This is yet another competitive advantage for big firms: “Many larger companies and brands are active on social media, but small and medium-sized businesses still lag behind when it comes to using social media and integrating it throughout […]

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