16 Things You Need to Change to Get More from Your Email Outreach in 2018

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We’ve got 2018. It’s been 7 years since the publication of Predictable Revenue. Whereas the basic presumptions about sales and growth made in the book are still valid, outbound messaging has changed a lot over the years. What used to work fine for email outreach in 2011, probably won’t work as well nowadays.

If you feel like outbound lead generation and proactive selling are not working for you as well as they are praised to be working, you should catch up with the ongoing changes taking place in outbound sales. Here’s what to pay attention to in your cold outreach to make it work in 2018.

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Prospect List Building Tools Review Vol. 10: RightHello

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Today we’ve got the first prospect list building tool review in 2018, but it’s the 10th one in the series we’ve been running on Woodpecker blog for a while. This time I’ve interviewed Piotr Zaniewicz  the founder and CEO of RightHello, B2B outbound lead gen company that has just launched their list building application available as a separate service. Read more about how RightHello can fit into your outbound workflow.

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Woodpecker Prospecting Webinar Vol.1

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At the end of last year, our outbound sales team hosted a webinar made for Quora users interested in lead generation. It was their first webinar, therefore, the outbound team wanted the audience to be relatively small. We thought you might be interested in watching the webinar and learning more about our approach to list building. So today, we’re publishing the webinar, and at the same time, officially launching Woodpecker YouTube channel.

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How We Found our Prospects on Quora: Vol. 1

Before you venture into prospecting, you should have an ideal customer profile in place. However, what if you have an ICP worked out and you’re stuck because you don’t know where to search for prospects?

Today, I’ll show you that the online places you enjoy being at can lend itself perfectly to building a quality contact list. And that’s based on Wojtek’s, Head of Outbound Sales, experience.

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Lean Approach to Email Outreach, or How Big Should My Cold Email Campaign Be?

Our users sometimes report to us that they couldn’t find enough time to run their outbound campaigns. Yes, a well-thought-out cold email campaign takes some time to get prepared. But what we often observe is that cold email senders want to go large from the very beginning: have a prospect base including thousands of addresses, an 8-touch email sequence with A/B testing, and so on. In this post, I’m going to show you why it’s more beneficial to start small. Check out what we call the lean approach to cold email, and why it’s worth testing.

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Prospect List Building Tools Review Vol. 9: Find That Email

We’re getting back with our Prospect List Building Tools series. It’s vol. 9, in which we’re presenting the tool called Find That Email. I’ve had the pleasure to interview Sagi Strauss  the founder of the service, who told me more about himself and the tool he’s been creating. Keep reading to learn how you could use Find That Email in your cold outreach workflow.

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How to Find Ideal Prospects in Quickreach.io and Export Them to Woodpecker

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UPDATE: Sadly, Quickreach.io was shut down on March 31st, 2017 and the company no longer provides the service of prospect list building.

 

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Prospect List Building Tools Review Vol. 8: HeadReach

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Here comes the 8th part of our Prospect List Building Tools series. But it’s a first one this year. This time I gave a spin to HeadReach a product made by two co-founders in Bulgaria. I had a pleasure to interview one of them Kalo Yankulov. He told me little a bit about their story and described the prospect list building tool they are developing at the moment. Meet Kalo and discover HeadReach that allows you to prospect directly in the app dashboard instead of LinkedIn.

Note: This article may no longer be valid. HeadReach was sold to LeadFuze. More info here>>

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