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Using “Reply To” to increase engagement (and deliverability)
Since the previous post on crafting a thank you page, I've had several people write us to either:
1. Let us know they DO personally respond to email messages; and
Importance of Subject Lines
December is here!
While the holiday shopping season kicked off on Black Friday (or Thanksgiving Day for many), this month is where everyone is inundated with email after email. People are opening more emails this time of year, but with the increase in volume, individual open rates often suffer a tad. Read more...
Marketing Lessons from the 2016 Presidential Election Cycle
It's Over! The 2016 election is finally over...
No matter what side of the fence you were on, we can probably all agree that we're glad it's over! It was a long road...
There are LOTS of marketing lessons to take from the campaign (both sides):
1. Target the right audience.
Each side Read more...
Top 5 Promotion Topics for the next 30 Days!
The holidays are here and it's time to take advantage of the season. There are lots of great "reasons why" you're giving discounts, offering incentives, etc.
Here are 5 Promotions You Should Consider Running:
1. "Trunk or Treat"!
Open the treasure chest to some of your best performing products
2. "Election Day"
Stay out Read more...
Politics and Email: It’s About to Get Ugly(er)
Regardless of your political affiliation, we can all agree that it’s the hot topic of the day (and the next 6 months!)
Did you know political messages are protected under the First Amendment? So get ready for both parties to exercise free speech right into your email box as well Read more...
Email vs Social Media (Again)!
Every few months, there's someone saying that "Email is Dying" and that "Social Media is Taking Over"... and as we've been predicting for the last 7-8 years, Email is not going anywhere.
HOWEVER, social media does play a role in digital marketing and needs to work in conjunction with your Read more...
How to Use the Superbowl in your Marketing (Even if you don’t know a thing about Football!)
With Superbowl last Sunday (even if you're not a fan of the big game), there's a good chance that many of your subscribers are. And if not the game itself... there's always the commercials and the halftime show that you can capitalize on.
Here are a few ideas to get Read more...
Your 2016 Marketing Calendar
I know we're already into 2016, but chances are that despite your best intentions, you haven't put together a marketing calendar for the new year just yet.
That's okay! Most of us got busy over the holidays and didn't quite get all the things done going into the new year.
But Read more...
Thanksgiving Email Subject Lines: Winners & Losers
I can hardly believe that Thanksgiving is just a week away! Where did 2015 go?
As we get into full holiday swing, email boxes are starting to get more and more messages and people are in the 'buying' spirit.
Much of what's purchased now is in the form of gifts for Read more...