Hubspot News & Analysis
| Friday Apr 4, 2014
If you still have doubts whether customer relationship management (CRM) is trendy, hip and cool, put your mind at rest. Gartner just released a list of "cool" CRM vendors.
But notions of coolness aside, what's equally as interesting is the evidence of specialization among CRM vendors and the signals that point to their potential growth.
| Thursday Feb 6, 2014
Cirrus Insight claimed it broke the mold in 2011 when it integrated Salesforce with Gmail.
Last fall, Cirrus, which had been working on a mobile app to bring Salesforce features to the smartphones and tablets of Gmail users, announced integration with Conga, a popular Salesforce document builder.
Today, Cirrus is claiming another pioneer effort -- integration of Pardot and Hubspot marketing automation with Gmail.
| Wednesday Dec 4, 2013
In the world of social media management, there's never a dull moment. Algorithms change, new platforms arrive and there is always new functionality to figure out. Such is the case with a new feature Facebook is rolling out, but hasn't provided any information about. I'm talking about Facebook page ratings.
| Wednesday Aug 21, 2013
For inbound marketers, three of the most important tools are content, contacts and analytics. This week, inbound marketing provider HubSpot announced the next generation of its platform, with updates to all three.
| Wednesday May 8, 2013
Marketing software provider HubSpot is out with an integrated suite of tools that it says will “make social media personal again.” Called Social Inbox, it merges a company’s contacts database of leads, opportunities and customers with its social media interactions.
| Thursday Mar 28, 2013
Marketing software company HubSpot has announced that it has acquired web notification add-on Chime and briefing tool PrepWork.
| Monday Jan 7, 2013
Infusionsoft, a marketing automation vendor, has announced it raised US $54 million from investment firm Goldman Sachs. The company will use the cash to continue focusing on small businesses with up to 25 employees.
| Wednesday Aug 8, 2012
Ektron announced a new partnership today with the Internet marketing company HubSpot. Good news for Ektron customers who want an all-in-one customer experience solution.
| Thursday Jun 7, 2012
Social media management systems vendor HootSuite is partnering with marketing software platform provider HubSpot to connect social media to generating, managing and nurturing leads. The partnership will include an app integration in HootSuite’s App Directory, as well as educational content.
| Thursday Dec 1, 2011
Forbes released its list of America's 100 most promising companies, which includes familiar names such as HubSpot, Box, Acquia and Domo.
| Friday Aug 19, 2011
Web and mobile applications are on their way to dominate both the consumer and business software landscape. But with popular app marketplaces already in place, what's the best way to build up your own app portfolio? Buy one. This is just what social media management suite HubSpot (news, site) has done, with its acquisition of Oneforty.
| Wednesday Apr 27, 2011
Many different elements can influence a social media strategy. Most of them rely on anecdotal evidence -- often the result of trial-and-error initiatives. While there’s nothing wrong with using experimental outcomes to plan how to use social media to reach customers, it also helps to use actual data.
| Wednesday Apr 13, 2011
The second day of Oracle’s Collaborate conference was, again, a fruitful one, with clarification on the support timelines for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Update 2 and World A9.2 Update 1 ERP systems, a new integration between PeopleSoft and Primavera P6 and a new survey from the Oracle Applications Users Group that assesses difficulties involved in application upgrades.