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11 Free Social Media and Marketing eBooks and Reports

free social media and marketing ebooks and reports

I was looking ebooks on B2B social media marketing and tried to find some new material. The result is this list of 11 ebooks and reports, some of which are specifically about B2B social media marketing. Most of the links point to the location where you can download PDF files or register for free. Share and Enjoy!

The Complete Guide to Social Media for B2B Marketers

Complete Guide To Social Media for B2B Marketers

This ebook goes back to basics and breaks down best-practices for each of the most popular platforms to help B2B marketers connect with their target audience. Which key metrics are important for platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Timing post for the highest engagement. The types of content that do best on each social media platform. Engaging prospects at each stage of the sales funnel. The secret to using video content to drive engagement.

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11 Free Social Media Marketing Courses to Boost Your Skills Now

Free social media marketing courses to boost your social media marketing skills. Select the ones that give you the most value, even if you are a beginner.

Take a look at the free courses

Lead Generation with Facebook Ads

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The A to Z Guide to Lead Generation. It is important to be generating leads in any business because, with the proper nurturing, leads will turn into customers. That is why we have taken the time to create this invaluable eBook on how to generate leads using Facebook Advertising. The eBook we will go over: different types of lead generation magnets, a comprehensive list of landing page tools, how to drive traffic to your lead magnet, a useful checklist to help build your lead generation process.

Social Media Marketing 2017, PPC on 10+ Platforms.

Social Media Marketing courseLearn how to market via Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, Google and more advertising platforms! This must have course has a 4.7 rating out of 1,226 ratings with more than 12 thousand students enrolled.

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The Definitive Guide to Social Media Marketing

The Definitive Guide to Social Media Marketing

This 90+ page guide is full of checklists, worksheets, advice from over 15 industry thought leaders. There are examples to help marketers at any level, from beginner to expert, create and implement an effective social media strategy. How to choose what social media platforms are right for your brand. What content you need for your social media marketing. How often to post on social media (and how to create an editorial calendar). How to measure the effectiveness of your social media campaigns. What social media tools you need.

Social Media Data Cookbook for Marketers

social media data cookbook

In this free Social Media Data Cookbook we provide 11 simple recipes to use the data you already have. If you are tired of reading about social media data and now want to actually use some of it to make your marketing smarter and campaigns more profitable, this is the guide for your team. The #1 persuasive way to prove impact of your social media campaigns. A test you can run to see the exact ROI of social messages. Dead-practical ways to discover what your customers actually want.

25 Actionable Social Media Strategies You Can Implement Today

social media strategies ebook

The full ebook includes 25 social media strategies from some of the most popular Buffer blog posts. Each of the 25 is something that we’ve personally tried or currently have on our to-do list. In every case, these are strategies that we greatly recommend trying. For example: Share the same content multiple times. Include an animated GIF in “thank you” tweets. Move your social sharing buttons around (or get rid of them). Use current events to boost your Facebook post visibility. Tweet to landing pages with specific asks. Include an image in your tweets. Choose 1 to 3 areas of expertise, etc.

The Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience

the complete guide to building your blog audience

The Advanced Guide To Blog Marketing is for anyone looking to take a blog to the next level. Writing great content is one thing, but becoming a blogging superstar that elevates your brand while bringing in more sales and profit is the ultimate goal. This guide provides you with the actionable steps you can take to achieve success with blog marketing. Here’s an exhaustive, detailed guide for blog marketing.

Small business guide to social media

the small business guide to social media

This guide gives advice on how to spread the word using social media, including: Choosing the right network for you and your business. Managing your social media accounts. Customer service through social media. Social media highs and lows – real-life examples. Advice and experience from business owners and our experts. The rise of social media has been so rapid that it’s easy to feel left behind. If this is you, don’t worry – our guide tells you everything you need to know so you can choose the right network for your needs, find your audience and build a strong online brand that will encourage your business to grow.

2017 Social Media Marketing Industry Report

social media marketing industry report 2017

How are marketers using social media? To understand how marketers are using social media, Social Media Examiner commissioned its 2017 Social Media Marketing Industry Report. 5,700+ marketers provided insight you won’t find elsewhere. What social platforms marketers will focus on in the future. Whether Facebook is still working for marketers. The benefits of social media marketing and how time invested affects results. The most common forms of content for social media marketing. We examine how B2B social media marketing differs from B2C businesses and much more. [PDF]

Listen Up! Guide to Social Listening for Smarter Business

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Social listening is arguably the most significant technology to hit marketing since social media itself. But marketing isn’t the only department that can utilize social listening: your entire business organization can use social listening to inform its programs, products and business decisions. Find the online conversations that matter most. Use social media monitoring to inform efforts across the organization. This free social media monitoring e-book will help you take your marketing to the next level by enabling informed, data-driven business decisions.

B2B Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends (PDF)

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This year’s research paints a brighter picture than the last few years, indicating that content marketing is alive and well! Content marketers are on track—with 62% reporting that their organizations are much more or somewhat more successful with their overall content marketing approach compared with one year ago.

Like last year, those who are further along with their approach are the most successful, while the vast majority of the least successful are in the young/early phases of content marketing. With time, a documented strategy, creativity, meaningful goals and metrics, a willingness to experiment, and perhaps most importantly, a commitment to content marketing, those marketers will succeed.

B2B Marketing Innovation eBook (PDF)

b2b marketing innovation ebook

There’s a common belief that it’s tougher to come up with new ideas for B2B marketing than for consumer products. But most experienced marketers know that innovation exists within B2B as much or more as it does with B2C marketing – just in different ways.

To help you escape the dullsville of old fashioned B2B marketing, we tapped some of the top B2B brands and thought leaders for their best tips on how to bring some modern innovation to the classic world of business to business marketing.

To get a head start on the future of B2B Marketing and the MarketingProfs B2B Forum, read on for 33 practical and useful insights that can rocket your B2B marketing to the stars.

Here’s some of the older stuff that that is still helpful.

B2B Blogging eBook: Basics, Best Practices … and Blunders

b2b blogging ebook

If you’re reading this eBook, you’re probably working on a blog for your company, or perhaps considering one. And it’s very likely that at some point in this process you’ve asked yourself, “Hmm… tell me again why we’re doing this!” There are lots of good reasons – and you’ve probably heard them all – but we contend it all gets back to one thing…

Social Media Marketing GPS: A Guide to Social Media

Social Media Marketing GPS ebook

An entire book, one tweet a time, and yet it is a real book that will help you understand what SM is about. SMGPS will tell you the why & how using social media, 1 tweet at a time. You’ll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls. The book will explain why old-school broadcast practices are waning and new conversational methods are on the rise.

Do you know any great free social media ebooks? Please add them in comments…

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Social Media Marketing 2017, PPC on 10+ Platforms.

Social Media Marketing courseLearn how to market via Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, Google and more advertising platforms! This must have course has a 4.7 rating out of 1,226 ratings with more than 12 thousand students enrolled.

Take a look at the social media marketing course

Priit Kallas

Priit is the founder and CEO of DreamGrow Digital, an internet marketing and social media company. With his 20+ years internet marketing experience he is Helping companies to understand and use the digital marketing to reach their target audiences. He has spoken at hundreds of seminars and conferences on different aspects of internet marketing. Priit is also the organizer of Digital Elite Camp, a leading traffic and conversion event.

11 Responses

  1. Mandy Stark says:

    These is a really great collection. I have found a couple of other small ebooks that really helped me in the very beginning as well. SEO for Newbies by Shelley Iverson was really great! [email protected]

  2. Gizbot says:

    Nice collection, thanks for this post.

  3. Tam Ngo says:

    Many article to choose. It gets much time to read all of them. Priit Kallas, in your opinion, which you like most? I only read 3 of this list.

  4. Nice Collection, Thank you for posting these boys. These should keep me busy for a couple of days 🙂

  5. Great list.

    I’m honored that you included Social Media Marketing GPS. It was a kick to write a book totally based on Twitter interviews.

    Thanks!

  6. Erika L. says:

    Great list. The Social media report 2011 is especially interesting. It’s not an E-book, but there’s a social media webinar coming up on July 28th, “Exploring the Consumer World of Exercise and Nutrition Through Social Media Listening.” A nice addition to some of these social media e-books 🙂

    http://www.insightsnow.com/resources/webinars/exploring-the-consumer-world-of-exercise-and-nutrition-through-social-media-liste

  7. Jen says:

    Great stuff! It is near impossible to stay on top of finding the latest social media monitoring tools while going about your normal work day.

    I especially like the first ebook – social media for B2B marketing.

  8. TC says:

    Thx, seems to be a nice collection

  9. Here’s another great ebook: Steal Eloqua’s Social Media Playbook. A how-to guide for our staff to follow on the social Web.
    http://media.eloqua.com/documents/Eloqua_Social_Media_Playbook_Public.pdf

  10. stefan says:

    Thanks,

    I specially like A Practical Guide to Lead Generation and Social Media

    Stefan

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