It’s An Open Platform World. HubSpot’s Growing App Ecosystem Helps You Thrive In It.

At INBOUND this week, over 24,000 people have come together to learn how to deliver remarkable customer experiences in today’s digital environment. How do you coordinate marketing, sales, and service teams across your company to attract, engage, and delight your audience? How do you accelerate that virtuous cycle of word-of-mouth — or, word-of-keyboard, as the case may be — to win more customers and make them happier customers? Increasingly, a key part of the answer is: an integrated ecosystem for your tech stack. Software has eaten the world, as Marc Andreessen predicted eight years ago. Every company now uses a collection of cloud-based apps to run nearly every facet of their business. The term “tech stack” has entered everyday business conversations to describe these collections of tools. And these stacks are growing, even in the SMB space. According to data from Blissfully, businesses with 101-250 employees have an average of 99 SaaS app subscriptions.   It’s not enough to have the wondrous capabilities all these different apps offer, especially if each is locked in their[…]

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Why It’s Time to Get into Video Advertising

Video ads are a relatively new type of advertising that have become popular as a part of online advertising campaigns. They at first seem to be like ads on TV, but there are some key distinctions: internet advertising is cheaper both TV and internet audiences are huge, but the latter is several times bigger, thus, more people see your ad. the internet gives you more freedom as there is no need to coordinate with the “TV heads” about what and when your ad is going to show the results from internet campaigns are easily trackable with a wide range of tools to estimate your achievements, whereas, showing your ads on TV leaves you to guess the effect according to some incidental or intuitive markers Remember video ads are more a expensive advertising type than others but guarantee your business more conversion and traffic. Why Is It High Time to Turn to Video Advertising? It’s a bit sad to confess, but people have become lazier nowadays and are more likely to watch something rather than read the[…]

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