Poptin: Smart Popups, Embedded Forms, and Autoresponders

If you’re looking to generate more leads, sales, or subscriptions from the visitors entering your site, there’s no doubt about the effectiveness of popups. It’s not as simple as automatically interrupting your visitors, though. Popups should be intelligently timed based on visitor behavior to provide as seamless an experience as possible. Poptin: Your Popup Platform Poptin is a simple and affordable platform for integrating lead generation strategies like this into your site. The platform offers:

Privy: Easy to Use, Powerful Features for On-Site Customer Acquisition

One of our customers is on Squarespace, a content management system that provides all the basics – including ecommerce. For self-service clients, it’s a great platform with many options. We often recommend hosted WordPress because of its unlimited capabilities and flexibility… but for some Squarespace is a solid choice. While Squarespace lacks the API and millions of productized integrations that are ready to go, you can still find some fantastic tools to enhance your site. We

OneSignal: Add Push Notifications by Desktop, App, or Email

Each month, I’d get a couple of thousand returning visitors through browser push notifications that we integrated. Unfortunately, the platform we chose is now shutting down so I had to find a new one. Worse, there’s no way of importing those old subscribers back to our site so we’re going to take a hit. For that reason, I needed to choose a platform that’s well-known and scalable. And I found it in OneSignal. Not only

The High Cost of Web Design Failures is Too Common

When you read these two statistics, you’re going to be shocked. More than 45% of all businesses don’t have a website. And of the DIY’s (Do-It-Yourselfers) that embark on building a site, 98% of them fail in publishing one at all. This doesn’t even count the number of businesses that have a website that simply isn’t driving leads… which I believe is another significant percentage. This infographic from Webydo pinpoints the major issue with failed

Integrate Google Adwords and Salesforce with Bizible Analytics

Bizible allows you to analyze the performance of your Adwords based on conversions rather than clicks, allowing you to work uniquely with Salesforce to measure performance based on campaign, ad group, ad content, and keyword level. Since Bizible works with current campaign tracking in Google Analytics, you can easily track multi-channel across search, social, paid, email and other campaigns. Key Features listed on the Bizible site AdWords ROI – lets you drill deep on AdWords

Visual Website Optimizer: Increase Sales and Conversions

Visual Website Optimizer is an A/B testing tool that allows marketing professionals to create different versions of their websites and landing pages using a point-and-click editor and then see which version produces maximum conversion rate or sales. Visual Website Optimizer is also a flexible multivariate testing software (full factorial methodology) and has number of additional tools like behavioral targeting, heatmaps, usability testing, etc. A/B testing – Visually create different versions of your website with an

Kapost: Content Collaboration, Production, Distribution, and Analysis

For enterprise content marketers, Kapost provides a platform that assists your team in collaborating and producing content, workflows and distribution of that content, and analysis of the consumption of the content. For regulated industries, Kapost is also helpful in providing an audit trail on content edits and approvals. Here’s an overview: Kapost manages each step of the process in a single platform: Strategy – Kapost provides a persona framework where you define each stage in

Migrate from CMS to CMS

WordPress, Joomla, K2, Drupal, TYPO3, Blogger, Tumblr… have you ever needed to migrate from one site to the other? We have and it’s often torturous and requires a ton of manual effort. Not only that, but even once you have the content transferred, it often doesn’t deal with users, category and tag taxonomies, URL slugs, comments or images. In short, it’s always been a lot of work… until now. Alex Griffis, the CTO of MaxTradeIn