Email Analysis

WizEmail Bog :: Advantages Of Autoresponders – Email Marketing Article

There’s something deliciously subversive about autoresponders. Once set up, you can sit back and relax, at least until the returns come in. You will have time to concentrate on other aspects of email marketing. What could be wrong with that? In short, nothing. It’s difficult finding dependable detailed statistics for autoresponders other than they repay many times over the little bit of effort it takes to set them up. If you like high returns on investment, then invest a little…

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WizEmail Blog :: The Blessing Of Autoresponders – Email Marketing Article

The blessing of autoresponders is that, once they are set up, all the work is done for you, apart from reviewing it periodically to ensure everything is going well. Whether it will be a success or not will depend on the way you’ve planned it. It need not take long, but it will take application. There are a number of factors that need to be taken into account. For instance, the targets will be subscribers to your email marketing lists, so you…

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Perfect Stock Image For Your Email Campaign – Email Marketing Article

The cheapest method of sourcing images for email marketing campaigns is to take them yourself or have your staff do so, for suitable reward one hopes. You’ll eventually have quite a few to choose from, although, of course, they’ll lack that bit of professionalism you want to encourage. If you’ve got the budget, you might consider stock images. You’ll have a vast range to select from; thousands being the norm. This can be a problem in itself. How can you…

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The Inherent Danger Of Using Simple Targets – Email Marketing Article

There’s a lot to be said for targets. With a clear goal, a team will have a focus they can concentrate on. There’s little doubt that having targets gives good results. After all, if your target is to increase open rates by 15% and you hit it, or even go slightly above it, you’ve made a success of that particular email marketing campaign. Most importantly, you can prove how effective you are. Targets can have a strong upside. With everyone…

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Can You Trust The Returns From A Split Test – Email Marketing Article

Split testing is just about as dependable a tool as we have for validating a change in an email marketing campaign. We have an original, the control, and we compare it to one, the variant, that has a single feature that is different from the control. It stands to reason that if the variant gives statistically better returns than the control, it is the way to go. QED and probably other initials.  It’s not quite that straightforward though. You should,…

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Why So Many Emails Go To Spam – Email Marketing Article

  It’s what we all have done, are doing or will do; worrying about the proportion of marketing emails being classed as spam. Internet service providers have various ways of defining spam and the reason your latest email marketing campaign has fallen foul of so many is, to put it kindly, because it deserved it. There is no other interpretation, but there are reasons. Do yours fall into any of the categories below? 1/ Your emails are spam You probably…

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How SME’s Can Prepare For Brexit – Email Marketing Article

Excuse me for getting personal, but Brexit, for me, is rather like waiting for my daughter to leave home. We didn’t particularly want it to happen. However, it was obvious that it would come about eventually. There were a lot of false starts. At the time of writing it seems probable that the election is the start of the final countdown. We can’t be precise as to the form Brexit will take, so it is risky to give advice, but…

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Learn From Your First Email Campaigns – Email Marketing Article

It’s an exciting time when trying something new. It is normally tinged with a bit of self-doubt; after all, what if you make a mess of it? A reassuring aspect of starting out in email marketing is that there is lots of advice and help out there, both online and from your email marketing service providers.  They will have told you how easy it is, because it is. Yet when you receive the returns from your first email marketing campaigns…

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Admit It; You Will Never Be Green – Email Marketing Article

Social media is going through one of its periods of attacks on false claims of being green. We should accept that it is impossible for email marketing to be completely green in the sense of having no environmental impact. Servers, the requirement for precious metals giving the need for mines, plastics everywhere and transport of goods, would require a forest or two to negate the impact.  Because of presentations to the UN by a young, charismatic environmentalist, being carbon neutral…

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