When it comes to B2C vs B2B marketing, businesses are aiming to capture the attention of two very different audiences: consumers vs other businesses, and therefore need to adopt different approaches to succeed. In this post, we discuss the main differences and similarities between the two, as well as our top tips for successfully engaging with your customers at events.
Category: Marketing and Promotions
Creating a content calendar for your blog or social media channels is a critical component to effective inbound marketing. Pre-planning and organizing your posts saves you the time-wasting, frustrating process of trying to brainstorm “on the fly.” But where to begin? Check out these tips to help you plan and schedule your content.
Is it really that imperative that you have promotional giveaways in your trade show or event booth? Will they really help you meet your marketing goals and strategy? Check out these great ideas on how you can use giveaways to help boost your event’s return on investment.
Are you doing everything you can before the show to ensure your show presence earns an ROI? Effective pre-show promotion can ensure that attendees visit your booth and can help maximize the qualified leads you gather at each event. Check out our tips on how to be more effective with your pre-show promos.
In the age of constant visual stimulation, social media and short attention spans, we as trade show and event marketers must plan more if we intend to attract new prospects to our booth of event. Check out our checklist of ideas to consider when preparing to draw visitors to your booth.
How many t-shirts, mobile device chargers, water bottles, etc. have you received at trade shows? How many of them actually changed your view of the company that produced them? Today, more and more brands are ditching the plastic trinkets in favor of less tangible, more experiential premiums.
Bonnaroo, which has a reputation as THE place to see emerging and established pioneers in music, comedy and cinema has also made it the go-to destination for companies looking to build brand affinity, especially among millennial audiences. So, when planning your next live event, consider these experiential marketing take-aways from festival organizers and exhibitors.
Event managers often feel they should offer giveaways in their booth, but are at a loss as to what will draw people in. However, while giveaways were a good draw in the past, many of today’s show attendees are not interested in them. So how can you attract visitors these days?
Experiential marketing allows your customers to have an emotional investment in your products or services, literally letting them help shape your brand’s evolution. But if it creates such memorable experiences, why aren’t more trade show marketers using it?
Are you using the 5 senses to give a truly unique experience to your prospects at your trade show or event? Learn how to make the most of each of the 5 senses to “wow” the crowd.