Content Engagement Average: The Channel Marketing KPI You're Probably Undervaluing

Content serves many purposes in channel marketing. However, customer engagement is arguably the primary component when developing a content strategy. Engagement informs you and your team that your content is relevant and that you are responding to your target audience’s needs and providing value.

Sound familiar? You’ve..

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The Allbound Podcast: Hyperfocused Vectorization is the New Verticalization

 Jay McBain, Global Advisor at Channel Mechanics, joins me, Jen Spencer to discuss shadow channels and the shift from IT buying power, verticalization (or hyperfocused vectorization), the future of the channel and more on this episode of The Allbound Podcast.

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3 Examples of SaaS Companies with Successful Partner Programs

Unfortunately, there’s no secret formula for creating a successful partner program. Other than hard work, grit, and determination, there’s not much we can offer in terms of fail-safe steps to success. What works for one company may be a disaster for another.

That said, there are certainly some steps you can follow to ensure..

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Why Partner Activation Percentage Should Be on Your Channel KPI Dashboard

It can be a rough and confusing experience when, in the course of reviewing your channel performance statistics, you run into numbers telling you that, while your partner program has grown, your revenue hasn’t. The key performance indicators (KPIs) don’t lie—despite the number of partners you have on board and the number of..

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The Allbound Podcast: Technology in the Channel

 Kyle Burnett, Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Allbound, joins me, Jen Spencer to discuss the birth and growth of the partner portal, navigating channel tech, integrations, SaaS partner programs and more on this episode of The Allbound Podcast.

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Evaluate Your Channel Partner Program with These 3 Resources

Businesses are constantly growing and changing. So if you’re availing yourself of the unparalleled revenue-building opportunity that is a channel partner program, you can’t afford to sit still; nobody else is—not your partners and not their customers. Partners change tactics, go through overhauls, move into different spaces,..

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3 Keys to Building Successful Strategic Alliances

Many businesses acknowledge the importance of joining forces and achieving a common goal. In fact, according to a recent study conducted by the CMO Council, 85 percent of respondents viewed strategic alliances as an essential or important component of business. However, these same respondents were unable to deliver on the..

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The Allbound Podcast: Define the Rules of Engagement

 Annette Iafrate, VP of Alliances and Partners for Vidyard, joins me, Jen Spencer to discuss channel alignment, building trust, defining rules of engagement and more on this episode of The Allbound Podcast.

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The Quick Guide to Co-Marketing with Your Channel Partners

You have a great opportunity for co-marketing within your sales channel. Your channel partners are marketing your product successfully, and you can push the relationship further by exploring a co-marketing scenario. But the tricky part comes into how to make sure that it will produce viable results. Not every channel partner..

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