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Cracking the Product Marketing Code

By : Iman Bayatra, Daniel Kuperman
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Cracking the Product Marketing Code

By: Iman Bayatra, Daniel Kuperman

Overview of this book

In the ever-evolving product landscape, the significance of building the right product and bringing it effectively to the right market cannot be overstated. With this book, you’ll learn how to bridge the gap between your product and the market to meet customer needs effectively. Equipped with a comprehensive understanding of product marketing and its key functions—inbound and outbound strategies—you’ll discover how these strategies interweave throughout the product launch process and how to effectively leverage them to bring a product to market. This product marketing book will help you master the inbound strategies, influencing product development by conducting market and customer research, analyzing the competitive landscape, identifying customer segments, and building buyer personas to identify gaps and drive product innovation. Next, you’ll get to grips with outbound strategies, the driving force behind product adoption and sustained exponential growth. You’ll create and test messaging and positioning, build the go-to-market (GTM) plan, enable your sales team to maximize effectiveness, and ensure a product-market fit throughout the different stages of the buyer journey with impactful collaboration internally and externally for creating value. By the end of this book, you’ll have transformed into a product marketing expert enhancing product innovation, driving product adoption, and accelerating growth.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Part 1 – Introduction
Part 2 – Driving Product Enhancement with Inbound Strategies
Part 3 – Outbound: Strategies for Product Adoption and Exponential Growth
Part 4 – Impactful Collaboration and Value Creation

Exploring the key components of an effective GTM strategy

Developing a well-executed GTM strategy is an imperative undertaking for businesses aiming to effectively deliver their product/service to their target audience . Whether introducing a new product or enhancing an existing one, a comprehensive GTM strategy serves as a roadmap that guides every step of the customer journey. With its holistic approach, a GTM strategy aims to address several pivotal questions pertaining to how you effectively reach your target audience and deliver your product or service. The following are crucial questions and what they encompass:

  • What: What product or service are you offering to the market? What problem does your product solve? What is the job to be done?
  • Who: Who is your target audience ? Who are your top segments?
  • Why: Why should customers choose your product or service over a competitor's? This entails understanding the value proposition and competitive advantages that differentiate...