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Email marketing pros must tune their marketing efforts in an increasingly social and mobile world. Experts discuss best practices in B2C, plus deliverability, optimization, and more.

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Don’t Take Apple’s Xmas Gift for Granted: 5 Tips to Cut Holiday Complaints

Sep 17, 2014 - Successful email marketing optimization means playing the long game. Here are nine essential tips for mitigating complaints and protecting engagement metrics. Comments

Data Must Drive Your 2015 Digital Marketing Planning

imd-datafeeds-report-april2014 Sep 17, 2014 - Data gathering, analysis, activation, and benchmarking are key to making sure that your email programs are as strong as they can be. Comments

Email Newsletters: Work Smarter, Not Harder

emailcampaign Sep 15, 2014 - Email newsletters are a great way to get your content marketing efforts out to the public. Here are three tips for cutting down the time it takes to produce an email newsletter. 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

2014’s Fastest-Growing and Most Valuable Email Marketing Companies

email-growth-profit Sep 4, 2014 - In this third annual review, we take a look at the email marketing companies that are rapidly developing wealth, jobs, and success. Comments

Your Customer’s Life Is Happening NOW - How Are You Responding?

everything-now-world Sep 2, 2014 - Consumers' lives are becoming more and more fast-paced. How can marketers keep up with a customer base that expects everything to be taken care of "now"? Comments

Do Not Reply to This Email

email-bomb Sep 1, 2014 - A few tips for alerting readers in a friendly, rather than militant, way that you don't monitor certain email addresses. Comments

Kill It With Fire! 5 Best Practices That Need to Go Away

angry-email Aug 27, 2014 - These five tactics have long been considered "best practices" in the email marketing world, but technology has changed and it's time for them to die out. Comments

Savvy Seniors: Engaging the 65+ Online Shopper

senior-ecommerce-tablet Aug 26, 2014 - Senior shoppers shouldn't be ignored when it comes to your email marketing campaigns. It pays to learn how to market to this segment and turn them into loyal, long-term customers. Comments

4 Ways to Keep Your Email Marketing Alive

emailcampaign Aug 21, 2014 - Although many have said email is dying, there are just as many who insist it's here to stay. Here are four ways you can keep your email marketing campaigns fresh and effective. Comments

Dos and Don’ts of Email Remarketing

email-marketing2 Aug 21, 2014 - By using existing metrics and subscriber behavior to remarket to your consumers, your email marketing campaigns can become much stronger and more effective. Here are some best practices for email remarketing. Comments

5 Tips for Winning Triggered Email Product Review Campaigns

mobile-email Aug 20, 2014 - Implementing product review campaigns may be more challenging than other types of triggered messages, which you can mostly set and forget. Columnist Margaret Farmakis shares 5 tips for effective triggered email product review campaigns. Comments

Email Marketing’s Day in the Sun

emails-day-in-the-sun Aug 19, 2014 - As indicated by a new report, email has a bright future as the hub of integrated, cross-channel marketing efforts. How can marketers use new innovations to optimize their email messaging impact? Comments

Locating Your Customers in the Multi-Channel Maze

A maze Aug 18, 2014 - As customers increasingly diversify where they are opening emails, spending time online, and making purchases, it's harder for marketers to keep track of them. How can we maintain personalization in the multi-channel space? Comments

The Best and Worst Words to Use in Subject Lines – New Research

emailcampaign Aug 18, 2014 - This guest post from Abigail Boswell provides new research on subject lines, courtesy of Touchstone, a new tool from Alchemy Worx. Comments

Where Does Context Live?

contextual-awareness Aug 13, 2014 - Knowing the basic information about a customer is no longer enough. Now, marketers need to be able to understand the context surrounding their customers, including their location, devices, activities, and conditions. Comments

Owned Data, Paid Success

Digital encryption key Aug 13, 2014 - Data-onboarding is poised to revolutionize the digital marketing space. But you must have the appropriate rights to use "your" data in third-party channels in order to utilize the new trend of CRM retargeting. Comments

Don’t Just "Bolt on" Email

shutterstock-105905384 Aug 11, 2014 - Your email marketing strategy shouldn't be an afterthought. It should be planned and executed in the same way as other channels in order to achieve a successful overall marketing strategy. Comments

I’ve Got 99 Reasons…

shutterstock-105905384 Aug 7, 2014 - Email continues to rock and this week special guest contributor Jay Jhun provides some reasons why email is as powerful as ever - maybe even better than ever. Comments

Email Benchmarks: Highest Open Rate in Years – Again! But All Is Not Rosy...

emailcampaign Aug 4, 2014 - While 2014 saw the highest average email open rates in several years, the year also saw historic lows for both click-through rates and click-to-open rates. How should marketers respond to this data? Comments

CASL: The Sky Isn’t Falling

spam Jul 30, 2014 - The newly introduced Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation has many adamant detractors, but if we don't take action in the U.S., we may be left with some "inept" legislation of our own. Comments

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