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Account Based Marketing (ABM), delivering hyper-personalized marketing messages to a highly selective group of prospects in target accounts, is really nothing new. However, the demand for current, accurate, and complete prospect data has never been greater. Segmentation requires more precision as marketing messages are finely tuned across a wide spectrum of job roles, titles, and functions. In order to do this effectively, companies need near real time access to a highly...

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As professional marketers, we’re counted on to grow the business by delivering actionable leads to the sales team. Without them, the business stagnates and we all know what happens then. Yet even the most seasoned marketer occasionally gives in to the siren song of the “cheap list.” You know the one – 10,000 records for $0.25 per record, plus free replacements for undeliverables. Sound too good to be true? Yep,...

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data appending best practices

There’s an old saying that cleanliness is next to godliness. And in few places is that truer than in today’s marketing landscape. The most successful marketers — the ones who best and most frequently engage their target audiences with outstanding content — rely heavily on all kinds of data to determine what information to send, to whom, and when. Of course, their success hinges heavily...

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what is email validation

Having a killer email campaign is an integral part of any marketing plan. But even the best campaign strategy in the world doesn’t mean anything if it never reaches your target audience. Research shows that over 20 percent of email addresses entered into online forms contain some kind of error, rendering them useless and automatically slashing your prospect base by a significant portion. We'll cover...

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demand gen gdpr

Let’s take a trip down memory lane back to grade school to the days of the dreaded group projects.   If you were like me (and if you’re a marketer, you’re probably like me), group projects meant continuous stress and anxiety. First, there was my portion of the assignment, which I would stress about perfecting. But then there was the infinitely more stressful task of worrying about...

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contact data quality

I landed in a role that has forced me to think about data. It’s not sexy, but I can’t ignore it. And you shouldn’t be ignoring it either. Yes, most marketers would classify themselves as “data-driven”, but I’m talking about contact data. Contact data is on my mind every 👏🏽 single 👏🏽day 👏🏽. I’m obsessing over the state of our database, worried about how clean...

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marketing ops gdpr

Let’s take a trip down memory lane back to grade school to the days of the dreaded group projects.   If you were like me (and if you’re a marketer, you’re probably like me), group projects meant continuous stress and anxiety. First, there was my portion of the assignment, which I would stress about perfecting. But then there was the infinitely more stressful task of worrying about...

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opt-in campaigns

As the GDPR draws closer, more and more affected B2B marketers are scrambling to gather consent from their database to preserve as much of their contact lists as possible while maintaining compliance.   Picture this: it's April 2018, and you're getting a seemingly endless stream of emails requesting you to opt-in to marketing emails, on top of the dozens (if not hundreds) of emails you already get...

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database strategies

Here at Synthio, we may sound like a broken record when we talk about the importance of data quality… but luckily for you, it's a broken record that only grows more relevant with time. As we move towards a more people-first approach to marketing that bids adieu to the mass emails of yesteryear in favor of a more nuanced, personalized approach, the hygiene and accuracy of...

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data cleansing checklist

At this point, you don’t need to be told that the GDPR is upon us. You know the GDPR is coming, and you know you need to be preparing as we speak.If you've been slacking off on that preparation, a great place to start is with your database. Cleansing your database is one of the first steps you must take to achieve GDPR compliance. Dirty data...

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