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These 10 things should be in every email you send

June 16, 2016

If you’re sending out marketing emails on a regular basis, take a look at our checklist below to see how many of these feature on your company’s emails. A unique domain Companies that are serious about their email marketing don’t just use their Email Service Provider’s… Read more..

Posted by Jenni Malley

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Dear Firstname – how forgivable are email blunders?

May 24, 2016

Another week, another email blunder. This time it was the beleaguered Labour party. Their email opener of ‘dear firstname’ in an email asking for party donations did not go down well with its members. Earlier this month we heard about the ICO fining an NHS trust… Read more..

Posted by Jenni Malley

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Using custom fonts in your emails – is it worth it?

April 14, 2016

Your brand is important and your clients should recognise it as soon as your email hits their inbox. Logo, colour and even fonts make you different from others. Can you use custom fonts in email? Different email clients render fonts differently and cannot pick up… Read more..

Posted by Andrew Chau
Email Design, General

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What the new GDPR means – Part One: B2B Marketing

March 24, 2016

In our recent blog we discussed the impending change to the Data protection Laws. The new General Data Protection Regulation was agreed on December 15th 2015. The DMA anticipates it will be published in the EU Journal before May or June and once the published will… Read more..

Posted by Jenni Malley
General, Topical email

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How do you re-engage with email subscribers?

February 22, 2016

If you deem the email campaigns you send to be successful, then it is unlikely that you feel there is a need for deploying a re-engagement strategy. But are you really communicating with an actively engaged audience? Sending the same emails to both your engaged… Read more..

Posted by Jenni Malley

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How to make sure your emails are welcome in the reader’s inbox

February 10, 2016

Someone has made a positive decision to sign up to receive email communications from you.  At this point, they are interested in what you have to offer, and want to hear more.  So how do you make sure they are getting what they want, and… Read more..

Posted by Joel Jarman

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Don’t delay, start your cart recover program today

January 23, 2016

The January sales are almost over and its time to prepare for the inevitable slump in online revenue over the coming months. If you have an ecommerce site and don’t have cart recover then now is the time to implement it. With our very cost… Read more..

Posted by Simon Hill
Automation, Technology

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A heads-up on Pre-headers

January 16, 2016

So you’ve spent hours lovingly crafting your latest HTML email campaign and now you’re ready to see what it looks like in your email client. You’ve sent the test massage to your email address, fired up your email client of choice and now you’re sitting… Read more..

Posted by Steve Bossons
Email Design

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Bulletproof email buttons – using VML and CSS

December 6, 2015

Buttons are great for emails as they draw people to click especially on mobiles. One would usually create them using an image editor such as Photoshop and save it as a jpeg. But the downside is it won’t be visible to people who have images… Read more..

Posted by Andrew Chau
Email Design

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On-boarding : don’t forget about it

November 2, 2015

The first few things you say to a person you just met are amongst the most important; with out much common ground to go on in can be easy to make a misstep that sours things going forward and before you know it the other… Read more..

Posted by Tom Chiverton
Tip of the month

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From the Blog

Line height issues in Outlook

Line height is not always consistent when viewing emails in Outlook. This is especially true…

Andrew Chau
March 1, 2017

Are you making the most of your ESP?

If you use an Email Service Provider, you now get some pretty powerful technology alongside…

Jenni Malley
February 10, 2017

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