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Boost Subscribe Rates with a Pop-Over

Growing your subscriber list quickly and organically is the holy grail for any email marketer. By ‘organic’, I’m not referring to overpriced wonky carrots, but rather email addresses that have been provided directly from an individual. There are plenty of quick ways to artificially boost subscribers, such as purchasing lists or sharing data. While these […]

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The Campaignmaster Guide to Christmas

While we may be groaning at the ever earlier arrival of Christmas products in the shops, it’s bang on time to begin planning your Christmas email program. That out-of-place looking chocolate selection box and curiously fake snow actually serve as a great reminder to get your own Christmas plans underway. Christmas is obviously a huge […]

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Campaign Frequency – How Often Should You Send?

Do you ever find yourself wondering if you’re sending campaigns too regularly, or too rarely? Asking yourself what is the right balance? Well, look no further friend. You might think that sending a lot of campaigns would be effective; that the more calls to action you insert the better. However, this is most probably not the case. For some companies with certain subscribers, […]

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Add Value to Your Email Program with Statement Emails

Being subscribed to a poorly managed email program can often feel like you’re stuck on a one way street. You receive an endless stream of promotional emails with little or no other benefits to yourself. Needless to say, this is a pretty bad way to manage email marketing. Subscribers will soon tune out if there’s […]

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Email Call-To-Action

Back when I started out in email marketing, I overheard someone use the term ‘call-to-action’. “Call to what? Arms? Have we upset someone?” I thought to myself. A fictitious battle involving staplers, printers and other office equipment began raging in my imagination. It was at this point a colleague noticed that my eyes had totally […]

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How to Create the Perfect Text Email

Most email users read their messages in an HTML enabled email client. This means they can see nice rich content such as alternating fonts, colours, images & tables i.e the emails that we’re all used to receiving on a daily basis. However, some email users can only get access to what’s called ‘text’ email. This […]

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Things to Do When Launching an Email Campaign

Ten Things to Do Before Launching an Email Campaign You’ve written out your copy, added your links, verified your subscriber list and are ready for launch. If you’re anything like me you’ll now be hovering nervously over the ‘launch’ button whilst going through a mental checklist to make sure you haven’t forgotten something. Don’t panic! […]

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How to Use Web Fonts in Email

Historically, fonts in email have been limited to a set of common web-safe fonts installed on all devices. This means that unless you’re particularly fond of Arial or Times New Roman the choices have been rather small. However, I recently read a few great primers which point out that it’s possible to import Web Fonts into several […]

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Five Reasons Why Email Is Here to Stay

With the rising use of social networking platforms such as Facebook and Twitter, we often hear about the “death of email” as a communication platform. While some arguments for this may seem compelling at first glance, a bit of investigation behind the uses of email reveals that it’s here for the long run. It’s the Key […]

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Introducing Add to Senders

We’re always thinking of new ways to increase your deliverability and make things easier for your subscribers. As a result of this we’re proud to introduce our new website and subscriber tool, AddtoSenders.com. Add to Senders provides your subscribers with videos and step-by-step instructions on how to add you to their contact list, no matter […]

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