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The Art and Science of Revenue-Centric Marketing in a Digital World

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With the digital age upon us, for marketers, the key to driving revenue is all about engaging customers by delivering exceptional omni-channel user experiences throughout the entire buyer's journey. The most effective approach is often one that harnesses the combined power of exercising both sides of the marketing brain'creative and analytical, chaos and order, art and science'to engage your customers on both rational and emotional levels.

In this presentation from the 2015 Marketo Marketing Nation Summit in San Francisco, two-time Marketo Champion, Gary DeAsi, shares insights on how the SmartBear marketing team has adopted an 'art and science' digital approach to drive conversion and revenue at every stage of the funnel, including initiatives that earned SmartBear back-to-back Marketo Revvie Awards in 2013 & 2014 for Most Dramatic Business Impact and Most Creative Integrated Marketing Campaign.

Topics include:

1. Digital content creation strategies optimized for engagement

2. Integrated multi-channel demand generation campaigns that resonate and move the needle

3. Getting creative with data! Custom, unorthodox applications of data & Marketo objects

4. Utilizing data to understand buyer personas, behaviors and dynamically dictate customer experiences

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The Art and Science of Revenue-Centric Marketing in a Digital World

  1. 1. Month Day, Year Gary DeAsi Senior Manager, Corporate & Digital Marketing SmartBear Software @gdaz Two-time Marketo Champion 2013 Revvie Award Winner - Most Dramatic Business Impact 2014 Revvie Award Winner - Most Creative Integrated Marketing Campaign The Art & Science of Revenue- Centric Marketing in a Digital World
  2. 2. Page 2 7M+ downloads 2M+ users 25K+ organizations 90 countries 12+products
  3. 3. Team 3 5
  4. 4. Page 4 art something that is created with imagination and skill and that is beautiful or that expresses important ideas or feelings skill acquired by experience, study, or observation <the art of making friends> the ability to use one's knowledge effectively and readily in execution or performance
  5. 5. Page 5 science knowledge about or study of the natural world based on facts learned through experiments and observation > scientific method principles and procedures for the systematic pursuit of knowledge involving the recognition and formulation of a problem, the collection of data through observation and experiment, and the formulation and testing of hypotheses
  6. 6. Page 6 “rational” (cognitive) “emotional” (affective)
  7. 7. Page 7 2009 “From Head to Heart, Paper to Monitor: Rational & Emotional Advertising Content in Digital Media”
  8. 8. 2015
  9. 9. Page 9 The Golden Circle What? (Products/Services) How? (Value Prop) Why? (The Cause)
  10. 10. Page 10
  11. 11. Page 11 “I have a dream” NOT “I have a plan”
  12. 12. Page 12 The Golden Funnel What? Products/Services How? Value Prop How? What? Why? Marketing Marketing Automation Marketo
  13. 13. Page 13 Early Stage
  14. 14. Page 14 Middle Stage
  15. 15. Page 15 Late Stage
  16. 16. Page 16 Engaging Digital Content the art and science of…
  17. 17. Useful Easy Relevant Social Mobile Consumable Quality Anatomy of Engaging Digital Content User Experience Interesting
  18. 18. Page 19 Digital Content Transformation PDFs Digital, Interactive
  19. 19. Page 20 Digital Content Transformation Email Landing Page Social
  20. 20. Page 21 Website Social BlogEmail Advertising PPC PR Events Automated Nurture
  21. 21. Content Metrics: Channels/Sources Channel Lead/Opportunity Web/Organic 22.86% Blog 20.00% Paid Media 6.36% Nurture 5.26% Email 4.83% PPC 1.29%
  22. 22. • Email Engagement • Click-through rate • Program successes • Social Engagement • Inbound search traffic • Conversions (#/%) • Net new leads • Opportunities (#, $) • % Conv/Opp Metrics Content Metrics Variables • Funnel stage/stream • Timing • Age of content • Length of sales cycle • Opportunity stage • Spend • Impressions • Attempts/Casts • Gate or no gate?
  23. 23. Page 24 events
  24. 24. Page 25
  25. 25. “Thanks for stopping by the booth!” Event Follow Up
  26. 26. Event Metrics • # leads captured • Cost/Lead • % attendees captured • % leads with notes • % leads with grades • Follow-up conversions • Opportunities Influenced
  27. 27. Page 29 Getting Creative with Data and Marketo Objects!
  28. 28. Page 30 Smart Campaigns Lists Forms Fields Segmentations Landing Pages Programs
  29. 29. Page 31 Lead Score +20 “Content Counter Fields” Problem: Scaling nurturing/scoring, efficiency, content reporting. Content Count 2 +
  30. 30. Page 32 Dynamic Lead Scoring 20 0 100 0 Highest Market Score: API
  31. 31. Page 33 Tossing the balls together
  32. 32. Page 35 The Challenge Previous Record Q2 Q4 5 weeks to launch… +25%
  33. 33. Page 36 Back to the drawing board…
  34. 34. Page 37 Step 1: Ladies and Gentleman, our Sales Engineers!
  35. 35. Step 2: Sales Reps “Leak” Internal Marketing Email Prior to Promo Launch FW: 2X
  36. 36. Page 40 Q2 Promo Conversions Q4 Promo Conversions
  37. 37. Page 41 Website Social Blog Email PPC Paid Step 3: Widen the Funnel
  38. 38. Page 42 Most Content Downloads in Quarter
  39. 39. Impact of Scoring on Conversion
  40. 40. Revenue: 207% of Goal Q4 2012 Sales Promo Q2 2013 Sales Promo Q4 2013 Sales Promo $
  41. 41. December 31
  42. 42. Page 46 Takeaways
  43. 43. Thank You!

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