If it seems as if Black Friday has been just around the corner since the Fourth of July, you must be an email marketer. We totally understand – many retail email marketers start plotting out their holiday promotional calendars 6 months or more ahead. It doesn’t seem fair that you… Read More

FreshAddress Announces the Launch of Free List Check A Health Scan for your Email Addresses! We’re thrilled to announce the availability of our new email list cleaning tool, Free List Check. Free List Check helps marketers quickly asses the health of their email lists. Use it to identify problems with… Read More

Don’t be another email append horror story When it comes to email appending, if it seems too good to be true or too cheap to be good, it very likely is! Far too often, we encounter clients who get burned running an email append with a low-cost vendor. The story… Read More

Halloween email campaign tips Christmas claims the largest share of holiday spending in the United States, but Halloween is hot on its heels. Americans’ passion for dressing up themselves and their kids, homes, offices and pets is projected to set a spending record of $9.1 billion in 2017. Yanks aren’t the… Read More

How to Optimize your email opt-in form The holidays do more than ring your cash registers constantly – they also can be a rich vein of new subscribers made up of shoppers who are either coming to your site and converting for the first time or visiting you again after… Read More

What is a Role Account Email Address? Role account email addresses are typically associated with functions, not individual people. Some that we run into include: billing@ admin@ jobs@ abuse@ How Many Role Account Email Addresses Are There? FreshAddress tracks over six hundred role account email handles, which of course could… Read More

The #1 Item On Your Holiday Email Marketing To-Do List! You might be ready to lock down your holiday email marketing plan, but don’t flip the switch until you are certain that the mobile experience your mobile shoppers will encounter is as good as you can make it. This doesn’t… Read More

This is part 2 of a blog series that take a look at how email marketers have scrambled to adjust their email programs in the wake of the recent Hurricane Harvey catastrophe. You can view part one here.  We expect more companies, especially those based in Texas and Houston, will… Read More

Many email marketers who were spared Hurricane Harvey’s wrath still found themselves scrambling to adjust their email marketing programs recently to reflect changing conditions, reach out to victims or moderate campaigns. Houston-area or Texas-based companies were among the first to react to Harvey’s devastation along the Gulf of Mexico coastline,… Read More

The word “upgrade” exerts a magical power on email open rates. Just having it in a subject line can increase open rates almost 66%, according to 2015 research by email agency AlchemyWorx. Doesn’t your heart beat a little faster when you see “upgrade” in a subject line? Anything could be… Read More