Tag Archives | email list management
Deliverability Reminders: List Hygiene
This is one of those areas that people really don't like!!!
We've grown accustomed to thinking that our list size is everything, so when it comes to cleaning it up (and possibly purging subscribers), it's not always a fun conversation!
However, it's one of the single biggest areas in which we Read more...
Engagement Metrics Explained
Return Path has released their Engagement Metrics Benchmark report. While we have discussed these items before, it's worth downloading the report and giving it a quick read.
As we all know by now, engagement is critical to the success of your email program. The major ISPs (Microsoft, Google, Yahoo, and Read more...
Unsubscribe No – No’s!
A few weekends ago, several of us were at an event. As often happens, people were coming up to our booth sharing horror stories, personal situations, and "sneaky tactics" that they are excited about sharing! There were a few good ones that we'll share over the coming weeks!
One that Read more...
Deliverability Reminders: Email List Cleaning
We wanted to just revisit some common questions that we get asked about frequently (and it's a good refresher for seasoned marketers).
So... for the next several weeks, we're going to address a different question each week to keep the snippets short, simple and actionable for you! If you have Read more...
15 Tips to Improve Your Email Program in 2016 (2 of 3)
This is part 2 of our 3 part series is designed to help you improve your email marketing program over the next 90 days. The key is to implement small changes on a regular basis to test and track each change in your program.
6. Provide Value
Ultimately, your Read more...
Dissecting Your Email List
We have often talked about engagement rates, list segmentation, and overall interaction with your subscribers. However, this week, we're going to dig a little deeper and take a high level view of your list in terms of activity level/level of interest.
You'll want to look at each of these overall Read more...
Google to Let Advertisers Upload & Target Email Lists
Good news to advertisers and email marketers!
Google just announced recently that they're going to allow advertisers to upload email lists to target customers and similar audiences with ads on search, Gmail and YouTube. This makes your list that much more valuable and more profitable!
One of the two new products Read more...
Seed Lists, Inboxing and Open Rates
There has been a lot of talk about segmentation at Email Summit in Las Vegas. The common themes are that:
(a) Everybody needs to segment MORE and
(b) Implementation is the one thing that holds people back.
So, if you're not already segmenting, here are 4 easy components that you can Read more...
List churn is a fact of life when it comes to email marketing.
In fact, email address churn rates range between 20% and 30% a year. This means that you're losing 20% - 30% of your subscribers each and every year for one reason or another (i.e. no longer checking Read more...