E-Mail

  • The History of Email and Email Design

    … 44 years ago, Raymond Tomlinson was working on ARPANET (the U.S. Government’s precursor to the publicly available Internet), and invented email. It was a pretty big deal because up until that point, messages could only be sent and read on the same computer. This allowed a user and a destination separated by the & symbol. When he showed…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail- 25 readers -
  • What’s wrong with Email Marketing today

    … 6 September 2016 BY Irina Nica One day, a man walked into a London-based ad agency and asked the director to help him. He had recently purchased a country house and wanted to turn it into a hotel, but only had $500 to spend on advertising. This was a low budget even for the 1950s, when the conversation took place. As you can easily imagine…

    State of Digitalin EMail- 16 readers -
  • Friday Talk: What Happens when you Reply to spam E-mail?

    … Estimated reading time: 0 minutes, 19 seconds This week in our Friday talk we are listening to James Veitch talking about a topic we all know a bit too well: spam e-mail. And we have all thought it. What if I respond… what could happen. In his TED Talk, James Veitch tells us exactly what could happen, because he tried. Be surprised…

    Bas Van Den Beld/ State of Digital- 17 readers -