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Hubcast 166: Historical Content/Blog Optimization, Marketing Bots, & #Inbound18 Call for Speakers

By George B Thomas

Hubcast 166: Historical Content/Blog Optimization, Marketing Bots, & #Inbound18 Call for Speakers

In this episode of the Hubcast, GEORGE GOES OFF for a little bit.

We chat about video workshops, bots, and historical content optimization.

Ready to learn how to rock your HubSpot this week? Then let's dive in!

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HubSpot Property of The Week

Closed Date

Property of the week

Closed date is the date that a HubSpot contact became a Customer.

This property is set automatically by HubSpot when a deal or opportunity is marked as closed-won. It can also be set manually or programmatically.

How have you used this property in the past? Let us know in the comments below.

HubSpot Wish List

Create Folders/Organize Calls-to-action (CTAs)

CTA FoldersWe have a lot of CTAs (both current and old). It would be great to have a way to organize these, like a filing system that can be found in other areas of HubSpot.

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Things That Make You Go Hmmm...

Akron-Canton Airport Unveils New Creative Campaign (It’s easier than.)

Go check out this article and campaign from Akron/Canton airport.


Watch the videos:

Are these HERO or are they HECK NO? Let us know in the comments below.

HubSpot Strategy

Historical Content/Blog optimization

This week Carina Duffy and Kyle Bento wax poetic about content/blog historical optimization. They talk about the what, the why, and the how. Use these actionable tips to squeeze more juice form your content efforts.



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HubSpot Updates

[HubSpot Connect] - Instapage Integration


With Instapage, you can quickly build hundreds of custom landing pages that suit your brand without the help of a web developer.

The tool helps you stay on top of your lead generation by sending leads from landing pages to the HubSpot CRM. 

You can track performance and optimize your pages with a full suite of built-in optimization tools including A/B testing, heat maps, dynamic text replacement, and analytics.


[Now Live] Customize Lead Flow Form Fields & Block Specific Email Domains

Users now have the ability to edit the field labels and insert placeholder text into fields within your lead flows.

Lead Flow Field Customization 1

In addition, users can now block specific email providers and domains from submitting on their lead flows.


What The Hack

Because sometimes HubSpot needs a little help -- and other times, so do you. Weekly tips, tricks, & HubSpot hacks to help you master HubSpot. 

This week, we dive into set up tasks. We've started working on the ultimate HubSpot Setup playlist on our Mastering HubSpot YouTube channel.

Specifically, this week, we cover:

What tips, tricks, or hacks would you like to see? Let us know. 

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Tweet of The Week

HubSpot Master Class with Jorie Monroe on Bots in Marketing! 

Want to watch the training?

Question Of The Week


We have had a couple submissions. You need to send in your ultimate hack to get entered in.

This week, we share the Video A/B testing on landing page hack/discussion with Ryan from Retrofoam. 

Are you A/B Testing your landing pages?
Why or why not let us know in the comments below.

Until Next Time

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500px_Rect_George_B_Thomas-1Until next time this is Carina Duffy & George B Thomas saying to you, go out into the world and do some


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Published on February 22, 2018

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