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20 Free Must-have Tools for your Zero-budget Content Marketing Campaign

According to the <b>Digiday Content Marketing Summit</b> in early 2016, one of the biggest challenges most content marketers have been facing is the shortage …

Top website domains are vulnerable to email spoofing

Don’t be surprised if you see spam coming from the top websites in the world. Lax security standards are allowing anyone to "spoof" emails from some …

Security

3 Email Marketing Tactics You Need Most

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are over 144 billion emails sent each and every day. How do you separate yours from the rest? When it comes to email marketing, there are three key tactics you need to be utilizing to stand out, close the sale, and win the war of …

Email Marketing Software A Must-Have

The marketing technology in highest demand is email software, according to a recent study by dotmailer.<p>The email marketing company polled 450 global …

Here is the perfect way to end an email — and 28 sign-offs you should usually avoid

Is "cheers" too casual? Too pretentious? Too British? Is "sincerely" timeless and professional, or stodgy and overly formal?<p>Perhaps, as Matthew J.X. Malady persuasively argued at Slate, we should just call the whole thing off and ditch the email closer altogether.<p>But as anyone who has sat staring …

Three Email Customization Tactics for Ecommerce Domination

When it comes to everyday conversations, we naturally communicate <i>differently</i> with <i>different</i> people based on the <i>differences</i> in our relationships with …

eCommerce

10 Biggest Email Marketing Turnoffs for New Customers

<b>1. Broken Links or Formatting Issues</b> First impressions are key, and if your new customer email has a formatting error or broken link you can likely …

Marketing

14 Subject Lines That Will Get Your Email Deleted Immediately

These irritating teasers are the quickest way to get your emails deleted and your account blacklisted.<p>When I check my email today, I found the most inept and self-centered introductory email I've ever received. I may share its full heinousness in a future post, but for now here's just the dreadful …

How to reduce the risk of getting email blacklisted

How do you avoid getting on the dreaded blacklist? There's no stop-gap solution, but columnist Scott Heimes outlines some best practices to help your …

Marketing

These 4 Emails Will Help You Increase Online Sales

Use these email marketing tactics to drive your online sales without increasing your advertising budget<p>Would you like to know how you can increase your online sales without spending a ton of money on advertising?<p>There's a lot of ways you can drive sales, but some methods are more powerful than …

Top Ten Foods for Building Muscle | Poliquin Article

These are ten foods to include in your diet because they have a superior effect on protein synthesis, helping you build muscle in conjunction with a …

Nutrition

Email Marketing: There's a Good Chance You're Doing It Wrong

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Email marketing strategies aren’t always all they’re cracked up to be, and getting them right is more important than you might realize. Digital marketing trends come and go, but email continues to prove its staying power.<p>Having a website, …

Three SEO Strategies To Get Your Startup Off The Ground

Over the years, search has evolved. Google has refined its core search algorithms through adjustments, tweaks and even complete overhauls. What ensued as a result of changes that went by names such as Google Panda and Google Penguin were nothing short of confusion and chaos. Much more has been …

SEO

The List of Marketing Tools You Won’t Be Able to Live Without

Marketing tools streamline and speed up your everyday job and relieve the pain of time-consuming and draining tasks by automating them. They organize …

4 Brands Killing It With Email Marketing

Want your email marketing campaigns to be more successful? Follow in the footsteps of these companies doing it right.<p>When used correctly, email marketing can increase sales, keep customers interested in your brand, and dramatically improve your overall ROI. When used incorrectly, email marketing …

4 Steps to Writing Emails That Convert to Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur should have a healthy fear of the spam folder. After all, having your emails end up in spam means just one thing: Your target customers are ignoring you. <i>But,</i> you respond, <i>It’s increasingly difficult to write e-mails that</i> …

6 Little-Known Web Based Content Marketing Tools You Can Use For Free

To succeed as a content marketer, you must create value. Valuable content gets attention. One piece of valuable content will get a thousands times more attention than hundreds of pieces of “okay” content. So create value.<p>But creating value is hard work. <i>Insanely</i> hard work.<p>To create value without …

Marketing

Three Things Email Marketers Should Do to Stay Competitive

Global email users are expected to number 2.7 billion this year. No wonder the channel remains a favorite among marketers.<p>Email consistently has been …

6 New Rules of Engagement for Email (With One Big Surprise) | Inc.com

14 million emails, 16,000 text messages...and only 24 hours in a day per person.<p>It's not possible to keep pace with the onslaught of email in a hectic business climate. That's why we need to redefine the rules. These changes might seem a little dramatic, and some people might even call them rude, …

Productivity

6 tricks to make sure people will read your emails

But unless you've been living under a rock without a Wi-Fi signal, email plays a huge role in your work and personal communication. In fact, we're willing to bet you have yours open in another tab <i>right now</i>.<p>Email is so prevalent that last year, workers worldwide collectively sent and received about …

Five Important Steps to Effective Email Marketing

Don't let your emails go to spam - here's how to make your next email campaign really stand out.<p>Each time a prospect gives your company their personal email address, a contract is formed between you and them. Their role in the contract is to invite you to send them your content. In return, your …

How to Grow Your Email Subscribers via Social Media

Us marketers know that there are many ways to get in front of our target audience, but social media and email marketing are two channels that …

Marketing

20 Percent Will Stop Reading Your Email If You Make This One Mistake

Want recipients to read your email? Follow these simple rules.<p>Like it or not, most of your communication with potential customers, business partners, prospective employees, and nearly everyone important to your company goes through email. Yet most of your recipients are drowning in an endless sea …

Why Aren't More People Responding to Your Emails?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every day I get dozens of emails from public relations firms pitching me stories. And, I am grateful. Yes, grateful. I am always looking for things to write about and PR firms are helping me to do my job. Whether you’re in PR or not it’s …

9 Reasons Your Cold Email Got Answered | Inc.com

Yesterday, I posted a real-life email that contained almost all of the errors that will get an email deleted rather than read. It ran the gamut from biz-blab to sales talk to awkward redundancy.<p>Because of that, that email probably got a perhaps a 5% open rate and probably less that .1% response …

Marketing

4 Ways to Measure the Effectiveness of Your Email Content

Need more and better leads from your content marketing? (I mean, who doesn’t?)Email marketing is still the go-to tool for getting and nurturing …

Marketing

The secret to email marketing success: delivering relevance

The only way to keep your customers on board is to learn about them and connect with them in a relevant way, explains columnist James Green.<br>Please …

Email Marketing

16 Reasons Your Email Got Deleted | Inc.com

Because I critique the sales and marketing emails for readers of my free weekly newsletter and have helped dozens of clients with their sales and marketing messages, I've become hyper-aware of what works and what doesn't with email marketing.<p>I recently received a marketing email that makes almost …

Marketing

The Ultimate Guide for Creating Email Campaigns in 2016 — SitePoint

An email campaign is a list of premeditated steps to create marketing emails aimed at generating a customer response and eventually leading to …