9 Questions to Ask When Selecting an Email Agency

Sep 24, 2015 - Here are nine questions to consider as you search for an email agency that can raise the bar on your current messaging program and meet the all the needs of your business. Comments

How Email Works: Part Two

email-targeting-display-ads Jul 1, 2015 - In part one of this series, we looked at what happens to an email marketing message from the point when you hit "send." Now we'll follow the email as it reaches its recipient. Comments

Connecting Firmly to the Cloud

shutterstock-157507103 Jun 25, 2015 - The Salesforce Marketing Cloud Connections event has moved to New York City but may have left some of its magic behind in Indianapolis. Comments

Adding the Wow Factor to an Email Strategy

email-targeting-display-ads May 7, 2015 - Whether you are a newbie or a veteran to email marketing, these tips will help you streamline your strategy. Comments

Why in the (Digital) World Would We Need Another Email Service Provider?

angry-email Feb 19, 2015 - A look at what two intriguing entrants could bring into a crowded and mature market. Comments

The Keys to the Cloud

Cloud computers Oct 8, 2014 - Email marketing companies need to embrace the marketing cloud, or risk being left behind in the industry. Comments

What Is an ESP?

email-tricks Sep 11, 2014 - Will the email marketing ecosystem go the way of the automobile industry and see further consolidation? Are email marketers ready for the era of the marketing cloud? Comments

What Acxiom "Hash" Figured Out

shutterstock-105905384 May 21, 2014 - With its acquisition of LiveRamp, a provider of data onboarding services, Acxiom is helping to usher in the age of the addressable consumer. Comments

Would You Rather Be a DMP or an ESP?

4-question-marks Apr 23, 2014 - Recent trends have led to email service providers (ESPs) and data management platforms (DMPs) becoming hot commodities in the mergers and acquisitions world. Comments

Modern-Day Email Triggers

mobile-email Mar 11, 2014 - Technology has advanced to the point that on-site behaviors, such as browsing and buying, can be leveraged to create dynamic triggers, helping marketers pinpoint the right audience for the right message, gain conversions, and retain customers. Comments

Gmail Leads the Charge: Email Marketers Could Be in for Another Wild Ride in the Year of the Horse

gmailbygoogle Mar 5, 2014 - If you're like many email marketers, you may be on the fence about whether or not Gmail is a friend, foe, or frenemy. Many new changes in the past year, including the Tabbed Inbox, Quick Action buttons, and the prominent unsubscribe button, have marketers... Comments

Consumer Email Behavior: Using Images in Email Marketing

email-images Dec 17, 2012 - A picture is worth a thousand words, so ensure that you're using those image-based words effectively and doing all that you can to make them render correctly. Part one in a series. Comments

It Takes a Team

team Sep 26, 2012 - If you're looking for the maximum return on investment, you have to make an investment in the right people and the right technology from top to bottom. Comments

Core Principles for Email Marketing in India

emailindia May 15, 2012 - Email marketing has become the most abused word in the digital media ecosystem in India. But first, let's get back to basics. Comments

Looking Back at 2011 to Move Forward in 2012

Dec 7, 2011 - Steps that all marketers should take in the new year based on what we learned in 2011. Comments

How MTAs Handle Bounces

Nov 23, 2011 - A look at how bounces are handled in the underbelly of the Internet. Comments

Understanding the Seasonality of Email Marketing

Nov 15, 2011 - Five questions to ask yourself about your 2011 holiday email programs. Comments

What Is a Bounce?

Oct 26, 2011 - Be sure you can interpret and respond to the machine responses when email fails to be delivered to its intended recipient and know how to fix it. Part two in a three-part series. Comments

Email Logistics in Crisis Management

Sep 1, 2011 - Your crisis management plan must include the logistics of any email notifications to determine how the process will operate. Here are three key factors to consider. Comments

Rules and Regulations of Digital Communications Around the World

Jul 20, 2011 - How marketers can keep up with the changing legislation in the U.S, Canada, the European Union, and Asia Pacific. Part two in a two-part series. Comments

Why Is Deliverability Still an Issue for Marketers?

Jun 9, 2011 - It's up to marketers to make the effort to understand what are appropriate and acceptable deliverability standards and act accordingly. Comments

ClickZ Today is our #1 newsletter.
Get a daily dose of digital marketing.



Featured White Papers

2015 Holiday Email Guide

2015 Holiday Email Guide
The holidays are just around the corner. Download this whitepaper to find out how to create successful holiday email campaigns that drive engagement and revenue.

Three Ways to Make Your Big Data More Valuable

Three Ways to Make Your Big Data More Valuable
Big data holds a lot of promise for marketers, but are marketers ready to make the most of it to drive better business decisions and improve ROI? This study looks at the hidden challenges modern marketers face when trying to put big data to use.