So far in 2018, 52.2% of search traffic came from a mobile. For the past two years Google has been experimenting in making its mobile-first search index. The aim being that eventually its algorithm will primarily use the mobile version of a site’s content to rank pages from that site, and also show snippets from…Read more
Apologies for the slightly sensationalist Buzzfeed title! However, it seems to frame what we want to say so well. Based on more than over 8 years of experience marketing SaaS products, here we outline ten blunt reasons why businesses fail to maximise the value marketing returns to their SaaS businesses. 1. Neglecting to develop a…Read more
Whether you’ve heard of it or not, GDPR regulations are to be enforced from the 25th May 2018. EU-GDPR (or more formally the European Union General Data Protection Regulation) is the EUs new data protection framework. It affects how you obtain and store data across your whole organisation. There are considerable financial penalties for failing…Read more
As an agency, we are unlikely to be the first to get the call or email from a client saying: “We’re excited to say we’ve employed someone to do our marketing.” Yes, we’d been prepped at the beginning of our commercial relationship that the engagement would be an interim solution, or that our services were…Read more
We’re often asked what makes us different as an agency the fact that we work specifically with SaaS businesses. The primary reason is ‘experience’ – given that we’ve worked with over 60 SaaS products and counting means we have experienced most scenarios (some many times over). We also understand best practice – what works and what…Read more
Leads are the lifeblood of a SaaS business. With that in mind SaaS businesses are always exploring new ways to generate leads. Here are 5 tactics you may not have thought of that can be undertaken fairly quickly, with a limited budget to get your lead pipeline flowing. 1. LinkedIn Sponsored InMail LinkedIn Sponsored InMail…Read more
We’re more than half way through the year now and in typical digital marketing fashion the marketing world continues to evolve quickly. Read our summary of some of the new innovations marketers of SaaS businesses need to be aware of: User intent is the future of SEO From Search Engine Journal: “In recent years search…Read more
Summer is here (well if you’re in the northern hemisphere at least). Typically for SaaS businesses, and in particular those selling to other businesses, summer is a quieter time for lead generation and new customer acquisition. Your prospects are on holiday and getting diaries together for group decisions can take weeks; those left in the…Read more
It’s very easy to spend large chunks of marketing budget on broad brush campaigns, which seem to generate brand awareness, but ultimately don’t convert into pipeline. To increase the ROI on campaigns, many SaaS businesses are turning to Account Based Marketing (ABM) as a more effective way to generate leads. What is Account Based Marketing?…Read more
You need to start somewhere when marketing your SaaS business. Here we explore industry benchmarks for key marketing channels; alongside the things you need to consider. CAC (Customer acquisition cost) Not many are brave enough to suggest a ‘good’ CAC, simply because it varies from company to company, but many agree on the ratio LTV…Read more
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