Marketing Automation Buyers Guide

Pardot has published a Web Marketing Automation Buyers Guide to help guide the purchase process. With so many vendors to choose from, this is a nice tool to help frame the discussion.

The guide is broken down into the following sections:
  1. Introduction to Web Marketing Automation Systems – A basic overview of what marketing automation is and why it is important.
  2. Marketing Automation Implementation – The importance of creating a plan, goal setting, and assessing results.
  3. Ten Questions to Ask When Evaluating Marketing Automation Systems – Click here for Lauren Kincke’s post on The B2B Lead Blog.
  4. What to Expect During the Marketing Automation Sales Process – 8 week timeline that includes self-evaluation, vendor evaluation, technical demo, trial, decision, training, feedback.
  5. Functionality Checklist – This checklist goes through basic marketing automation features and compares against Pardot’s product, Prospect Insight.
  6. Anatomy of a Marketing Automation System – Prospect Insight screenshots are used as examples for prospect activity, form builder, email WYSIWYG.
Click here to download a copy.

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