With All Hallows' Eve behind us now, the holiday season is officially in full swing. Yep -- that means finalizing those plans to head back home for Thanksgiving and getting going with your holiday shopping. Fun stuff, am I right?
It can be easy for your focus at work to go in and out sporadically during this assuredly hectic time of the year. Thus, we recognize you may miss out on some content from time to time.
To help you keep up with the latest knowledge dropped on Inbound Hub, we've compiled many-a-post from these past several days to keep you in the loop, including ones that detail the essential Twitter terms you oughta know, why that website redesign may not be so difficult after all, and how to recruit marketers for your team.
Heck, we even added in a bonus holiday treat for you to start with, so sit back, relax, forget about the impending holidays (if only for 20 minutes), and treat yo self to some of our latest in-depth articles.
Free Holiday Ecard Templates to Customize for Your Leads and Customers
While you plan what presents to buy for family and friends, we decided to help you create a gift for your leads and customers: holiday ecard templates! Download these and you'll be ready to create some personalized season's greetings to your contacts -- a surefire way to stay on their minds as the year winds down.
13 Spooky Stats to Scare Your Boss Into Better Marketing [SlideShare]
While Halloween is over, that doesn't mean you still can't put some fear into your manager -- that is, the fear of not developing an inbound marketing strategy. Use this SlideShare with 13 key stats about the overwhelming advantages inbound has over more traditional tactics to scare your boss into modernizing your marketing.
Definitions for 34 Twitter Terms You Were Too Embarrassed to Ask About
It's more than okay to admit to not being fully up-to-speed on Twitter vocab. If you want to learn the distinct language of the social networking site, you can check out our detailed post featuring 34 terms and definitions you should know. Read up and you'll know what it means to RT and DM (and a bunch of other stuff) in no time.
New Benchmark Data Reveals the Secrets to Successful Website Redesigns [SlideShare]
Not enough time. Too little resources. Too much money. We've heard every excuse in the book as to why a website redesign can't be done. Well, we're here to prove these naysayers wrong. Check out this SlideShare to learn just how easy (and inexpensive) it can be to overhaul your website.
How to Network Like a Champ at Dreamforce 2013
Dreamforce is just around the corner. Salespeople from far and wide will convene for the revered conference -- but are they all ready to network at the event? Not all sales reps and managers are expert in the art of networking. If you want to learn to meet and greet like a veteran pro, you won't want to miss this post from our Inbound Sales section.
SEO Has HEART Now: Putting the Humans Back Into Search
In this recent post featured on the Up and to the Right section of Inbound Hub, guest contributor Barry Feldman opines about the need for companies to focus less on SEO and more on providing content with context. With Google's Hummingbird update changing the rules to the game, he notes, you'll need to add heart to your content to be rewarded and reach your audience.
7 Steps to Recruit Modern Marketing Talent Using Inbound Strategy and Technology
Putting together an all-star marketing team is vital to thrive in today's inbound environment. Inbound Insiders guest contributor Paul Roetzer lays out his reasoning as to why quality content creation is an optimal way for marketing departments to find the right people to fill out their staff.
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