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Black Friday & Cyber Monday

This year Black Friday falls on 23rd November and Cyber Monday on 26th November. In this blog I’ve compiled some interesting facts and figures about this shopping frenzy, with tips on how to prepare and maximise your return. Facts & Stats Black Friday originated in the USA. It is the day after Thanksgiving. The term […]

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Beating Spam Filters

Have you, as an email marketer spent countless hours meticulously creating a wonderfully branded email template, crafting the most roll of the tongue subject line with the expectation for your click-through and open rates to skyrocket? Well, before you hit send, have you considered whether your recipients will even get the chance to read your […]

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Dedicated IP Address vs Shared and How It Affects Email Deliverability

Professional email marketers will know that there is no silver bullet to email marketing deliverability. The chances of landing in the inbox as opposed to the junk box, or worse, still not being delivered at all, depends on a multitude of factors. One such factor and a major one at that, is the IP address you are […]

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The New Gmail – More Than a Facelift

With Google I/O 2018, we were flooded with a sea of new features and updates coming not only to Android but also Gmail. After over five years since the last major upgrade, Gmail has received not only a face lift, but also a boost in functionality and security which is rolling out to over 1.2 […]

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Security with CMAdvantage

It seems that a day doesn’t go by without hearing or reading about “cyber security”. From governments and large tech companies to airports – everyone is vulnerable and fighting back the cyber-attacks. In view of this, here at Campaignmaster, we do everything to have the most secure platform, implementing further security functionality such as IP […]

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GDPR – Email Marketers Getting Compliant

  Ways to Ensure That You’re Well Equipped Review Your Opt-In Procedures New rules state that consent for email marketing must be explicit, specified and informed. This means that it cannot be inferred from silence, pre-ticked boxes or inactivity. Additionally, your data privacy notices/declarations used when collecting their email addresses must be clear on how […]

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Safe Harbour Agreement Ruled Invalid

In a landmark ruling on 6th October 2015 the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that the ‘Safe Harbour’ agreement was invalid. This is due to concerns about American intelligence agencies access to European citizens’ data. So What Was the Safe Harbour Agreement? The EU forbids personal data from being transferred to and […]

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Gmail’s New Postmaster Tools

So what have Gmail gone and done now?  And will their latest offering be a positive or negative thing for email marketers?  Remember the inbox tabs and category labels which had many marketers in a flap, worried whether their emails would ever make it to the primary inbox?  Ultimately, it actually proved to be a […]

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Yahoo! in Europe to Reform as Yahoo! EMEA

From 21st March 2014, all European Yahoo! properties, including Yahoo! UK, will be managed from one centralised HQ in Ireland to be known as Yahoo! EMEA. This change will affect all services offered by Yahoo! UK and other European Yahoo! services, including Yahoo! Mail. In light of this change, Yahoo! are requiring all users of […]

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