If you’ve already sent an email marketing campaign, chances are that you are at least familiar with the process of email campaign tracking, and have analyzed the statistics you got from your campaign. However, the analysis of acquired data doesn’t stop with open rates or the average clickthrough rate.
Information technologies are growing rapidly, including webmail services. Gmail reached 425 million users in 2012, becoming the largest web-based email service in the world. As such, it is crucial for email marketers to be friends with this giant. How does
Yahoo has made changes to their accounts that haven’t been accessed in over 12 months. Yahoo users who haven’t logged into their accounts at least once every 12 months will lose their accounts. Inactive accounts will be released and will
Last week, Return Path, the world’s leading email reputation monitoring company, published Global Email Deliverability Benchmark Report of the first half of 2011. The report shows that only four out of every five or 81% of permission-based email gets delivered
Bounced emails are like all the supervillains in the world combined. They reduce your income, make your email support provider bill bigger, and can even cause blacklisting of your entire list. Fortunately, though, things are getting better in terms of delivery for the average sender: an Epsilon study suggests that about 4 per cent of email campaigns were bounced in the 3rd quarter of 2010 (mind that the email bounce rate relies heavily on the industry, though).
Email deliverability directly influences the effectiveness and reach of your campaign: no one can view an undelivered email or click an unseen link. That’s why good email deliverability is vital to the success of your email marketing campaigns.
Yeah, some people still don’t get it. E-mail marketing isn’t regular marketing. You can’t expect to sell a product by annoying people, nor by sending spam. If you don’t have explicit permission to mail to the people on the list then don’t e-mail them. You shouldn’t buy or rent an e-mail lists either.
You’d be amazed if you saw the spam numbers of today. About 70 per cent of all e-mail sent is spam; furthermore, there are more than 14 billion unwanted email letters sent each day and spam generates annual losses of