[INFOGRAPHIC] How to Get Ahead of the Inbound Marketing Curve in 2012

Check out this great infographic from our friends at MDG Advertising on what to expect for the growing Inbound Marketing trend in 2012.

Some key highlight are:

  • 54% of businesses increased their inbound marketing budgets in 2011
  • 54% of businesses said they were increasing their budgets because of past success with inbound marketing
  • 15% of businesses said they were increasing their budgets because of the bad economy (hint: inbound marketing is cheaper than traditional marketing)
  • The businesses surveyed said their Average Cost Per Lead with inbound marketing was $143 vs. $373 for traditional marketing. More than double!  

Inbound Marketing Infographic 2012

If this infographic in not enough for you, check out our latest inbound marketing infographic to find out why you should work with an inbound marketing agency.

While you’re at it, don’t forget to check out one of our latest latest whitepapers – The Essential Guide to Internet Marketing as well.

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Cristi is president and founder of Spark Inbound Marketing, an inbound marketing agency dedicated to high quality content creation and smart strategies to help companies attract more visitors and leads.