The era of the geek is well and truly here. Here you’ll find 25 of our email industries own that you should be getting your geek from. We’ve featured Email Geeks that are up and comers and industry heavy weights that really are leaders in their domain.
The 8 trends we expect to emerge are as follows; we’ll have more context-driven communication, chatbots will complement emails, eye-tracking will be used to test email creatives, emails will have more of a conversational tone, predictive lead scoring will be more widely adopted, email content will get even shorter, machines will match subscribers with content and cross-channel data will be leveraged even further.
One of our customers once had an unfortunate situation where someone mistakenly sent out a test message to all of the subscribers in their database…
As a retailer, one of the processes that you go through each season is clearing last season’s stock. You need to sell the remainder of your unsold stock in order to clear way for your new collections. Why not target the customers that have already purchased earlier models of these products?
The reengagement campaign is an email campaign designed and targeted at customers that haven’t been engaged for a certain period of time. Usually the industry defines an engaged customer as someone who has either opened or clicked an email in the last 6-12 months. However, everyone should really have their own definition of what constitutes an engaged customer as every business is different.
You just ran a split test on the subject line of your last email and one group clearly performed better than the other, so you run with the better performing subject line with the expectation that you made the right decision. You take a look at the results the next day and to your unpleasant surprise you find out that the rest of the target group performed much worse than the test group! Re-ject! How is that possible you think to yourself? It might be that the result of your split test wasn’t statistically significant.
Whenever I skim-read my twitter feed I see plenty of links to articles about “X best practices…” or “X steps to the best…”. I usually skip reading these as most seem to only repeat the well-known slogans. However, by working with the clients on their email campaigns I recently realized that these articles are in fact a great resource for
There is always movement on the email marketing software market. Marketers look for vendors with the best mix of policy, price, features and performance. At the same time, Email Service Providers are keen to take on customers that fit their current portfolio. This creates an environment for dialog. The ESP can sift out abusive mailers and prospects can learn more
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