Archive for Email Marketing Tips

Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but you should never stop showing your email subscribers just how much you value them and appreciate being allowed into their inboxes. We can think of hundreds of specific ways you can show everyone a little love, but they boil down to three essential… Read More

Cupid’s big day is second only to Christmas for many retailers. If you’re a florist, it’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas and Boxing Day all rolled into one six-week season. Maybe that heavy sales pressure explains why the subject lines of so many Valentine’s Day email messages rely on price-… Read More

When you need to design an email campaign, what’s your first step? Answering that question will be a little different for every designer or company, and it depends on the size of your team, your resources, and what you’re looking to accomplish. An organization with an in-house team of designers… Read More

Are You Hitting Spamtraps? Usually your ESP will let you know if you message a spamtrap. Alternatively, you can utilize a service that monitors blacklists or you can simply watch your marketing outcomes – if you are seeing a decrease in your key performance metrics (sometimes only within a single… Read More

We did it so you don’t have to: One of our staff members saved every single holiday-themed subject line she received in both personal and business email accounts to look for creativity and trends in the 2016 shopping season. Why subject lines and not the email messages themselves? Mainly because… Read More

What Is A Spamtrap? A valid, deliverable email address that is exclusively used to receive unsolicited email Incoming messages are monitored by human or automated processes May be virginal (i.e. a new email address) or re-purposed (i.e. previously used by a person) Appearance-wise, may be indistinguishable from any normal email… Read More

  If you grew up in a Dutch or Belgian family, you’d know that tonight is no ordinary Monday night. It’s the first big night of behavior-based gift-giving in this holiday season, but this time, the goodie distributor is St. Nicholas, who leaves little gifts wrapped in white paper for… Read More

At the Risk of Repeating Yourself… Have you noticed something different in your inbox lately? Actually, it’s not so much “different” as “the same.” That is, marketers resending email campaigns that you didn’t open, click or convert on the first time. Resending email campaigns to boost results is a hot… Read More

How much are you willing to pay for a qualified lead? Whether it’s $5 or $500, the real answer is “too much” if you’re overlooking one crucial step in the lead generation and nurturing process. That step is email validation and email list hygiene. Here’s how ignoring it can cripple your lead… Read More

That’s not just us talking about ourselves, either. We were pleased to find FreshAddress at No. 4 on FulcrumTech’s new list, “20 of the Newest, Coolest Email-Marketing Tools for Driving Sales.” Here’s what FulcrumTech, a leading email marketing service agency, had to say: “This is one of our favorite tools… Read More