The Pros and Cons of HubSpot for Your Business: 4 Things to Consider

Pros and Cons of HubSpotLet me start by saying that we are huge fans of HubSpot at Synerge-marketing. We’re a certified partner and our on-staff inbound marketing specialists can’t say enough positive things about.

When a client or potential customer asks about what customer relationship management (CRM) and/or marketing platform we recommend, of course, we encourage them to evaluate HubSpot for their needs. However, HubSpot is not right for everyone. Even HubSpot sales will tell you that, even though they provide several packages and service tiers to meet the needs of a diverse customer base.

But if you have evaluated your options and are ready to pull the purchase trigger, there are a few things that we’d like to remind organizations to think about before getting started so they can plan for an efficient HubSpot implementation that will ultimately help them achieve a faster return on their investment.

Here are the pros and cons of HubSpot to consider for your business before making an investment, but I’ll be honest, the cons are not related to the technology itself.

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Dramatically Increase Revenue with These 5 B2B Conversion Optimization Tactics

5 B2B Conversion Optimization TacticsWe’ve heard it before: you built a great website, created helpful content that (you think) is working and ensured everything is well-optimized and search engine friendly. But…you’re hearing crickets when it comes to leads and can’t seem to figure out where to place the problem.

Let’s face it. A lot of work goes into creating a website design and marketing strategy that meets the needs of your audience, and a well-tuned website for lead conversions is just another piece of the puzzle. Even if your website is performing well in search engines and receiving qualified traffic, you may find that you’re not converting visitors. In this case, there are strategic tactics that you can implement to increase conversions. 

Here’s what it takes to maximize the number of website visitors you convert into qualified leads.

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7 Must-Have Web Design Features & Functions for Your Medical Practice Website

Creating a well-executed user experience and growth driven website strategy for any business is a challenge. For medical practices looking to improve patient acquisition and establish professional credibility, there are special website design elements and functions to consider. Read on to discover seven important features to include in your medical practice website design project.

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How to Increase B2B Lead Engagement in a Tech-Centric World

B2B Lead Engagements in a tech-centric worldUnless you’ve been living under a rock lately, you know that Mark Zuckerberg has been drinking from a firehose. Recently, Zuckerberg spent two days answering a slew of questions during a U.S. Senate hearing over Facebook’s inability to prevent the spreading of fake news and to protect user privacy.

For good reason, the tech giant is under scrutiny. But with the spotlight shining on them, I’m still reminded of how Facebook built their success, which stemmed from their unprecedented ability to create user engagement.

Perhaps now more than ever, it’s a valuable reminder for B2B companies in today’s tech-centric world. We know that the buying landscape looks vastly different than when Facebook first launched in 2004, but consider the following: Read more

The Number One Reason Why B2B Websites Aren’t Generating Leads

B2B Website Lead GenerationWhen was the last time you tried out a new restaurant? Think about your overall experience from the beginning—how did you first learn about the eatery? What prompted you to dine there? Did the outcome make you want to return?

You may have heard about it from a friend, saw an advertisement or even drove past the restaurant. Next, you probably looked up their menu or read a Yelp review. Once you arrived, the food, service, decor and cleanliness no doubt determined whether or not you returned.

Why is this important? Because successful restaurants and B2C retail companies are extremely precise. They know who their ideal customer is. They know how customers are finding them. They know what conversations are taking place on social media. And they know how to meet their patron’s expectations and how to properly nurture returning customers.

In short, they are customer-centric.

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