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6 Tips For Marketing Tech Virtual Events

Experimenting with an unfamiliar tool or a new vendor can be daunting, which is why we’ve assembled some marketing tips from successful virtual events.

Stop Scaring Off Readers With Weak Titles

In the world of lead gen, subject lines will be the determining factor on how many people click on your white paper, research report or other asset. How can you make sure that your subject lines and other titles will generate interest instead of causing a potential lead to go on to something else?

7 Steps to Tradeshow Booth Nirvana

If you’re in a 10x10 booth you have less than seven physical steps as an attendee walks by to catch their attention. This is even more critical if you’re at a large tradeshow and an attendee will only walk by your booth once. Here are 7 marketing tips to stand out.

UBM's Big Revamp of Virtual Events

On January 26, 2016 Dark Reading had its first editorial Virtual Event since 2013, and I'm here to tell you this one was awesome...

Getting Ahead of the Curve: Pre-Event Marketing Research

You can go a long way toward ensuring the success of your presence at a technology event by doing your homework and engaging in a host of marketing activities well before the curtain rises. Here are a few tips on how to make it all work.

How NOT to Be Part of the Tech Buy

Knowing how the tech buy goes down can go a long way toward garnering new customers. As can knowing what NOT to do. Here’s a closer look at a few “don’ts.”

Make Your Next Webinar ROCK

Don’t waste your audience’s time by missing the communication mark. Instead, take the opportunity to add leads to the top of your funnel and escort others further along in their buying process by making your webinar ROCK.

How The Tech Buy Goes Down…And How to Nurture It  

The IT purchase process is a collaborative effort with a cycle all its own. Here’s a tip: get in on the action early. More than half of the IT pros in our survey said that vendors are identified quite early in the purchase process— when the consideration of a new investment is first initiated, and then when the IT organization is defining its needs.

How We Should Be Measuring Marketing Effectiveness - But Aren't

I attended ITSMA’s Annual Marketing Conference earlier this month and one message came through loud and clear: Despite the plethora of technology platforms, measuring marketing effectiveness is a difficult task and wrought with danger if you don’t do it accurately.

Lessons From CEB's Sales and Marketing Summit

I approached each track with the mindset of “What’s one thing that I didn’t know?” and “What’s one thing I can implement when I get back to my desk?” I’ve tried to encapsulate the takeaways and the “one thing” we can all leverage in our day-to-day professional lives here. Plus some anecdotes of what Not to do...