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BlogNotions Marketers Blog, previously known as SmartMarketers.com, provides savvy B2B Marketers insightful information on hot topics from industry thought leaders. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers leading edge perspectives and serves as a tool for B2B Marketers to find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

The Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Start Publishing Interviews

Every blogger tries to diversify the content on their blog. Therefore, we see different types of posts: roundups, lists, how-to’s, case studies, slideshows, video posts, and podcasts. However, many often forget about interviews, can’t do them or are skeptical about this type of content. And it’s clear why: if your blog is far from TechCrunch […]

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Time to Stop Making Sales & Marketing Excuses in 2015

“If only I had a qualified lead!” “I get too many leads!” “I don’t get enough leads!” “Salespeople never close out the leads!” “No one likes the CRM system, so no one uses it!” From my perspective, having interviewed hundreds of managers on SLMA Radio, and managed 20+ sales and marketing teams (interim management) through […]

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Could you have zombie loyalists?

Peter Shankman’s new book  comes out today and I’m looking forward to reading it on the plane tonight! If you aren’t familiar with Peter, he’s best known for founding , which changed how journalists and sources interact around the world. This new book is his fourth, and is the follow-up to his best-seller, . He blogs at , and tweets random hilarity […]

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Video: Well-Oiled Machine Or Grinding Gears?

Which Describes Your Sales & Marketing Relationship? Aligning sales and marketing functions reminds me a lot of learning to drive a stick shift.  Grinding gears, stall-outs and trial-and-error learning: these were all a part of my attempts to master a manual transmission.  I just couldn’t get the timing right.  Either my foot came off the […]

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Mobile Friendly Test Tool, What Your Audience Wants, Blog Promotion Checklist, Speedlink 4:2015

Hi everyone, hope you all had a great and productive week! Recently, you may have received a notification email from Google Webmaster Tools about your site’s mobile friendliness. If you have not (yet) received one, it’s probably because your site is already mobile responsive/friendly or it is underway. IN any event, it seems that Google […]

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In marketing, you eat the pie one bite at a time

It’s the middle of January and by now most people have gone back to life as they knew it prior to January 1st. They aren’t getting up at 5 am to jog or only eating grapefruit rinds and prunes or chewing on licorice instead of smoking. No doubt there’s been all kinds of studies done […]

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