Email Signature

A signature block (often abbreviated as signature, sig block, sig file, .sig, dot sig, siggy, or just sig) is a block of text automatically appended at the bottom of an e-mail message, Usenet article, or forum post. This has the effect of "signing off" the message and in a reply message of indicating that no more response follows. It is common practice for a signature block to consist of one or more lines containing some brief information on the author of the message. Note that a sig block is not the same as a digital signature. A sig block is easily forged, whereas a digital signature uses cryptographic techniques to provide verifiable proof of authorship.
Posts about Email Signature
  • Marketing and Email Signatures: A Love Story

    … signature needs to be consistent with other signatures in the company. With this base covered, you can consider turning each signature into an eye-catching branding and marketing opportunity. Standardize Fonts and Formats Standardizing format, fields, and fonts is a huge improvement for most email signatures. At this stage, it’s best to avoid any…

    Convince and Convertin EMail- 15 readers -
  • Decreased Facebook Visibility: What Can You Do?

    …!!!) Leverage employee email signature files. While promotional emailings can have trouble getting into recipients main inboxes, personal correspondence doesn’t. Handle your business email signature files centrally to ensure that a consistent message is broadcast and can be modified. Enhance customer service emails. This is another form of information your…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Social Facebook YouTube- 29 readers -
  • Why You Should Declare Email Bankruptcy for 2015

    … in your inbox, and starting over with a completely clean slate. (It also helps to add a little temporary disclaimer to your email signature to let people know.) Given the sheer amount of time we now spend on email at work, email bankruptcy may be your one chance to empty your inbox with impunity, and get a truly fresh start. Law professor Lawrence…

    Hootsuitein EMail- 28 readers -
  • Turn Your Email Signature into a Content Promotion Asset

    … signatures. Think of how many emails you send on a daily basis to relevant individuals and companies. Now multiply that by the number of employees in your company and just imagine the power that email signatures have as an owned content promotion channel. On average, individuals send over 100 billion business emails per day; those impressions…

    Brandon Pindulic/ Relevancein EMail Content- 18 readers -
  • 7 Ways You’re Missing Out on Attracting More Loyal Subscribers

    … media. But you’re just not attracting as many subscribers as you thought you would. What gives? Well, you might be making some (or all) of these seven mistakes. 1. Avoiding asking people to share your freebie According to a survey by Nielsen, 92% of people say they trust word-of-mouth marketing and recommendations by friends and family more than…

    Jenna Dalton/ socialmouthsin Social EMail Google- 27 readers -
  • Are You Missing These 5 Social Sharing Powerhouses?

    … shares, it may be expedient to write them for your organization. Leverage the power of corporate email signature files. Make employees use a standard email signature file and change the social media share regularly. Similarly use customer service and purchase emails to promote your social media content. Make your socially active employees…

    Heidi Cohen/ Heidi Cohenin Social- 12 readers -
  • 17 Quick Wins to Boost Your Social Media Marketing Right Away

    … that we’ve been using at Buffer for quite some time. Belle Beth Cooper wrote about the benefits of this one back in January: Being able to get more Twitter followers with a number of tips that simply show gratitude are my favorite, since they’re completely non-intrusive and build on your previous efforts. 5. Turn your email signature into a social…

    Kevan Lee/ Buffer Blogin Social Twitter- 18 readers -
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