Email marketing is just as vital in leveraging conversions as it’s ever been. However, many marketers are still failing to track their performance in a meaningful way. The marketing landscape has evolved at a rapid rate in the 21st Century, but throughout the rise of social media, SEO, and content marketing, email campaigns have always remained top of the food chain. In fact, 73% of marketers still view email marketing as the most effective means
Email marketing is a blood sport. In the last 20 years, the only thing that’s changed with email is that good email senders continue to get punished more and more by email service providers. While ISPs and ESPs could totally coordinate if they wanted to, they simply don’t. The result is that there’s an adversarial relationship between the two. Internet Service Providers (ISPs) block Email Service Providers (ESPs)… and then ESPs are forced to block
Given the dominance of WordPress as a content management system, it’s surprising how little attention is actually paid in the core platform on actual conversions. Virtually every publication – whether it’s a business or a personal blog – looks to convert visitors into subscribers or prospects. However, there’s really no elements within the core platform to accommodate this activity. Convert Pro is a comprehensive WordPress plugin that offers a drag & drop editor, mobile responsive
Databox is a dashboarding solution that where you can choose from dozens of pre-built integrations or use their API and SDKs to easily aggregate data from all of your data sources. Their Databox Designer doesn’t require any coding, with drag and drop, customization, and simple data source connections. Databox Features Include: Alerts – Set alerts for progress on key metrics through push, email, or Slack. Templates – Databox already has hundreds of templates ready to
If you’re an inbound sales team, customer support team, or even an agency you recognize quickly how prospect and customer requests can get lost in the tidal wave of emails that each person receives online. There has to be a better means of collecting, assigning, and tracking all open requests to your company. That’s where help desk software comes into play and helps to ensure your team is focused on their responsiveness and customer service.
There’s a storm on the horizon in the marketing automation industry. Barriers to entry for new platforms are getting lower and lower, mature platforms are being swallowed up by enterprise marketing platforms, and those left in the middle are in for some rough seas. Either they pray they can depend on their customer-base to look attractive to a buyer, or they need to drop their prices – a lot. One disrupter in the industry that
One email service provider we haven’t shared much about is Campaign Monitor. They’ve always been respected in the industry for their outstanding reporting, but have evolved into a robust email service provider for business or agencies. Some of the unique features of Campaign Monitor Branding – Campaign Monitor does not add powered by logos to its outbout emails and the user interface can be whitelabeled to your agency or enterprise. iPhone Reporting – Campaign Monitor
While many people don’t like popups, most visitors realize that the cost of free advice and content on a website may just be a simple popup asking you to subscribe. In the past, the code required to develop and design a popup wasn’t that difficult, but factoring in the ability to test each design made it a much more difficult implementation. Pippity is looking to solve this with a unique popup plugin that offers a