Inbound Marketing

Today’s marketing attribution ecosystem is multifaceted and oftentimes cumbersome and confusing. Reporting which campaigns are wins can be difficult with multiple marketing channels. Improve your inbound marketing efforts with call tracking from CallRail. With call tracking numbers and Google Analytics data, users can determine which inbound marketing campaigns are performing the best. Learn about other inbound marketing tips and call tracking metrics in the articles below.


How empathy can improve your marketing strategy

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on October 4, 2018
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If you’re reading this, you’re likely a marketer who sometimes really hates being marketed to. Chances are you’ve been served annoying ads, sent excessive emails, or simply dealt with being sold products that you don’t like or don’t need. But consider another perspective: Have you ever knowingly or unknowingly run annoying ads, sent excessive emails,…

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8 common client problems facing agencies, and how to fix them

Posted by
Joe Kindness Agency Analytics
on September 28, 2018
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Finding good clients is hard. But once you find great clients, keeping them should be easy… right? Unfortunately, this isn’t the case. Even if you’re providing great services, some clients will want to part ways. Sometimes these splits are inevitable — even the best agencies have some churn. Other times, though, these splits can be…

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Why clients break up with their agencies

Posted by
Dedra Mitchell at CallRail
on September 26, 2018
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Agencies and their clients working together is like any relationship. In the beginning, your agency is courting a potential client. You want to show why you’re the best and convince them you’re the agency for them, ensuring long-term client retention. Some potential clients are already taken, others just aren’t interested, and some decide your agency…

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Connecting Raven Tools and CallRail

Posted by
Melissa Garner
on September 20, 2018
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Raven Tools is an online marketing solution that offers thorough SEO analysis in an easy-to-use software package. Raven provides SEO campaigns with scheduled site audits, keyword research, keyword management, link building, content management, and many other tools, helping you optimize multiple campaigns while also providing client-friendly automated reporting. There are two ways to connect CallRail…

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The 3 best ways to calculate agency ROI, and how to use them

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on September 19, 2018
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The calculation of Return on Investment (ROI) is one of your most important responsibilities as an agency marketer. When you properly calculate your agency ROI, you’re doing more than just helping your clients measure the overall health of their business — you’re proving the value and efficacy of your work. But just as there are…

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How data-driven marketing makes your agency indispensable

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on September 13, 2018
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In 2018, digital marketing isn’t groundbreaking anymore — especially for agencies. The industry has advanced to a point where if you aren’t doing some kind of digital marketing, you’re falling behind the times (and your competitors). That said, simply offering digital marketing services doesn’t cut it either. There are hundreds upon hundreds of agencies in…

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CAC and CPL 101: Why these metrics matter to agency clients

Posted by
Dedra Mitchell at CallRail
on September 10, 2018
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Marketers that aren’t working on a million things at once just don’t exist. (And honestly, do we even want them to?) The ability to wear different hats is an admirable, sought-after trait in this competitive domain. But it can be complicated to manage multiple projects and thoroughly analyze how your work is performing. Getting the…

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Data and analytics: The cure for agency client churn

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on September 6, 2018
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In the fast-paced world of agency marketing, it’s easy to fixate purely on outcomes: You want to finish the campaign, fulfill the terms of your contract, and move on to the next project. But if your agency strategy doesn’t account for churn — as in, how you’re going to entice your client to renew their…

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Optimizing Google Ads for call tracking insights

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on September 4, 2018

Google Ads helps you reach new and existing customers each time they browse the web. It’s one of the top advertising tools used by marketers and provides a huge amount of value by helping you better track your ad spend and ROI. CallRail’s Google Ads integration adds more power to your campaigns by revealing detailed…

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