LinkedIn now boasts more than 3 million registered users, and although it’s been the preferred platform for BtoB marketers for quite some time, the launch of it's publishing platform in 2014, upped the ante.
The newsletter hasn’t lost its value for BtoB publishers, by any means, but today, it is the hub of a larger suite of tools to help you build relationships with your audience and it needs to be leveraged in the context of a bigger digital-first strategy.
As a publisher, your digital-first strategy is all about providing an experience to your readers. You likely know what qualities comprise a good reader experience, but how do you translate that into your design?
With 284 million active monthly users and 500 million Tweets sent each day, there is a lot of opportunity to find and engage potential customers on Twitter. But, just how do you ensure said engagement?
Focusing on subscriptions, renewals, and ad revenue is a tried and true recipe for success in the media industry. Increasing Revenue per Reader, however, requires a willingness to leverage our industry expertise, experience and energy to deliver an experience that engages readers differently. Don't worry; while the New York Times has just recently made Events a priority, leading BtoB publishers and Niche Media show the way for the rest of us.
As part of our ongoing Buyers Guide for Publishing Systems, here’s the rest of the checklist you can use to compare systems and providers, to prepare for product demos, and to cover all the questions you’ll want to ask potential providers.