Why Retrofitting Industrial Website Redesigns Usually Don’t Work

Why Retrofitting Industrial Website Redesigns Usually Don’t Work

Industrial website redesigns are major undertakings, not something you want to decide or do in a hurry. They require careful planning and input from many stakeholders for them to succeed. I’m talking about redesigns that turn industrial websites into productive and effective sales tools. Many industrial website redesigns fail, not because of a lack of…

Is Your Industrial Website Ready for Business After the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Is Your Industrial Website Ready for Business After the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Will your industrial website still meet the needs of engineers and industrial buyers when the coronavirus pandemic is over, whenever that is? In my last post, I talked about adapting your industrial content marketing strategy for COVID-19. In this post, I want to focus on the changes that you may need to make to your…

Industrial Website Redesign and Content Marketing Strategy are Connected

Industrial Website Redesign and Content Marketing Strategy are Connected

An industrial website redesign is a major undertaking. It is not something that you should do on a whim or expect to launch a new site in a few weeks. According to a survey done by IEEE GlobalSpec, 60% of industrial companies will increase spending on their company website and 52% on content creation and…

Content Marketing Strategy Must Drive Your Industrial Website Redesign

An industrial website redesign shouldn’t be a quick decision because your site is the very foundation of your online presence. Why is it such an important decision? According to the Industrial Buy Cycle survey of engineers and technical professionals conducted by IHS Engineering 360 (formally GlobalSpec), “The top three most frequently used sources for searching…

Industrial Marketing Plan: A 3-Phase Approach

As we go deeper into Q4 with the holidays right around the corner, most industrial companies start to think about their industrial marketing plan for the next year. As an industrial marketing consultant, I’m often asked by clients the best way to approach this important planning task. My preferred way is what I call the…