Reading Time: 7 minutes How to evaluate and find the best email verification services on the web. Here’s a detailed list of providers as well as a tool where you can test an email address right in the article.
Reading Time: < 1 minute This infographic from LeadPages, a landing page solution, provides some great insight into email marketing and SPAM statistics. Key to this infographic is how many legitimate emails wind up in the junk folder. Chances are that’s where many of yours are, too. Permission-based email continues to lead the pack in incredible click-through and conversion rates. So many businesses are putting all their effort into acquisition strategies to drive more traffic that they forget ways of
Reading Time: < 1 minute We recently got ourselves in a bit of trouble with our email provider when we reintroduced some old email addresses to our account. A ton of them bounced, we got some SPAM complaints and someone was so angry that they contacted our provider personally to complain. We wound up removing said email addresses from the account in accordance with a request from our email provider. The statistics in this infographic from Sample E-mails points directly
Reading Time: 2 minutes When I read the recent story about an IT group in the UK that banned email, I had to stop and think about my own activity on a daily basis and how much email robs me of a productive day. I posed the question to our readers via a Zoomerang poll and very few thought that email would die any time soon. The problem, in my opinion, isn’t email. When email is utilized effectively, it’s
Reading Time: 4 minutes There’s a dirty secret in the Email Industry. It’s the elephant in the room that no one talks about. No one can talk about it for fear of retribution by the very people who are supposed to be policing our Inbox. SPAM HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH PERMISSION That’s right. You heard it right here. I’ll repeat it… SPAM HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH PERMISSION One more time… SPAM HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH PERMISSION