The latest news, tips and insights from science and marketing

Five life science blog post templates to improve readability and boost engagement

Posted by BioStrata Team on 17-Sep-2020 09:45:00

Question: What do you do if you have an awesome idea for a blog post that will capture the interests of one of your life science buyer personas, but you are struggling to get started with your copy, structure your story or ensure you transmit your message effectively?

Answer: You choose one of the five common structural templates below and use it as inspiration to help you quickly and easily frame your story so that you can deliver your insights in a way your readers will love!

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Topics: Marketing

Five reasons why you should repurpose your life science content

Posted by BioStrata Team on 03-Sep-2020 10:00:00

An effective content marketing approach puts the customer at the heart of your marketing strategy, but if you want to rise above the noise and truly capture the attention of prospects,then repetition and consistency are key. However, this puts great strain on marketing teams, who must produce and publish an ongoing stream of high-quality content.

Fortunately, an effective content repurposing strategy can help overcome this challenge, by ensuring you get the most out of every single piece of content you create. This saves time and money, while also ensuring that the information and messages you share are consistent.

Here is a quick rundown on what life science content repurposing entails, why you should do it, and how to get started!

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Topics: Marketing, Content

The three essential factors underpinning effective email marketing in the life science sector

Posted by BioStrata Team on 20-Aug-2020 09:04:40

In today’s digital age, prospects have so much access to information that their buying decisions are becoming increasingly driven by their own online research. To effectively generate leads and acquire customers, life science businesses need to embrace this change in behaviour and adopt a consumer-driven inbound marketing approach that educates, engages and empowers prospects. As such, a key aspect of any inbound life science marketing campaign is to provide prospects with helpful and relevant content that adds value to their buying process.

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Nine key elements of an effective inbound life science marketing plan

Posted by Abby George on 04-Aug-2020 00:15:00

Nowadays, prospects find out about your company, products and services by looking at online reviews, blogs, application notes, eBooks, buying guides, demo videos and by asking their peers (often long before they engage with your sales team).

Inbound marketing draws prospects in with content they care about and that interests them. By providing such content, you can raise awareness of your products/services and earn the trust of prospects before they make purchasing decisions.

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Topics: Marketing

A beginner’s guide to using LinkedIn ads for life science marketing

Posted by Ol Anscombe on 17-Jul-2020 16:35:52

LinkedIn can be a powerful channel for reaching potential customers, especially when you utilise its suite of paid promotional tools. But how can you ensure your programmes will successfully reach the right people in the life science sector, at the lowest possible pay-per-click?

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Topics: Marketing

Beyond the peak: 5 messages you’ll want to keep sharing with the media

Posted by Helen Stewart-Miller on 16-Jul-2020 14:28:38

COVID-19 changed everything for everyone and it’s unlikely that we will ever do things in quite the same way again. Successful companies will have adjusted their operations and updated their products and services to proactively meet the new needs of customers – and will continue to do so in the market uncertainty that follows.

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Topics: PR

BioStrata strengthens life science marketing team with new hires

Posted by Helen Stewart-Miller on 30-Jun-2020 14:31:57

PRESS RELEASE: BioStrata has appointed two new recruits further advancing the agency’s expert marketing team. Joanne Butler, a CIM-qualified, creative and strategic senior marketer with 20 years of experience in B2B marketing agencies, takes on the newly created role of Client Services Director.

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Scientists on Standby portal launched to support the recruitment of overflow resource for the testing of COVID-19

Posted by Clare Russell on 02-Apr-2020 15:44:59

PRESS RELEASE: Scientists on Standby has been rapidly conceptualised and launched in response to the COVID-19 crisis and in anticipation of the increasing pressure on UK diagnostic testing laboratories and facilities in the coming weeks and months. The portal enables scientists with relevant skills and experience to volunteer their time, expertise and support for COVID-19 screening and testing.

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Topics: Science

The latest coronavirus findings and the life science sector’s response

Posted by Abby Edwards on 01-Apr-2020 09:30:00

It’s been another week of unwelcome milestones as the COVID-19 pandemic tightens its hold on the world, with the number of coronavirus-related deaths passing 1,000 in the UK and exceeding 30,000 globally. Meanwhile for many of us, more restrictive social distancing measures have been re-shaping daily routines in unexpected ways and blurring the lines between home and work life. In these challenging times, we realise it can be difficult to stay abreast of the latest science and industry news. To help keep you informed, we’ve summarised some of the week’s most important coronavirus developments.


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COVID-19: The latest coronavirus science news and how the pandemic is impacting our industry

Posted by Abby Edwards on 25-Mar-2020 19:19:01

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread around the globe, the measures to control the outbreak have been changing our work and personal lives in unprecedented ways. With the situation changing daily, it’s not easy to keep up with the most recent developments. To help you stay in the know, we’ve rounded up the latest coronavirus science and highlighted the impact on our industry so far.


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