Let’s face it, every mailing list in the world is infested with inactive subscribers. We’re talking about those people who, every time you send out an email campaign, just delete your email without ever looking at its contents. Is it
Creating a sign up form and growing the contact database are the first steps in email marketing. What if growth step is missing? The Consulting and Training Center of the Association of Commercial Banks used to send email marketing campaigns
If you follow email marketing trends, tips and industry experts, you should know Mark Brownlow from Email Marketing Reports. He’s a freelance business writer and lecturer and one of the brightest email marketing experts ever. The author of the blog
With the exploding rise of smartphones marketers are mobilizing their email marketing programs. Some tactics include making emails mobile-friendly, signing up for newsletters via SMS and social media engagement in email list building. Many marketers are finding QR codes are
When you start doing email marketing, what are you proud of? I would guess, you like to see your email list is growing bigger and bigger. But after some time, you have to return to the question – does your
For companies, social media sites have long ceased to be places where only share information. A new mantra is emerging: marketing and gathering email subscribers using top social media sites! Marketers talk a lot about it. And rightly so.
This week’s chart from MarketingSherpa shows the results of a survey given to 1,100 email marketers on the most effective means of acquiring new subscribers. The survey deals with email growth tactics and their effectiveness, and, although the results are by no means surprising, we can extract very valuable information from this chart.
If the subscribers aren’t responding to your emails (not reading or clicking through them), is it okay to email them? The short answer is no, because email marketing is a two-way conversation, and emailing to disinterested customers is everything but one-way communication.
Email list cleaning is a process that you will need to do regularly. However, if sending email costs virtually nothing, why should we clean our email marketing lists in the first place?
The techniques and the small tricks you’ve been mastering, however, are fruitless without any subscribers. Luckily, email list building isn’t that hard once you know the basics.