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

    … Image via BigStockPhoto.com Let’s explore a marketer’s relationship with the corporate email signature. Like a grade school girl being chased and teased by the boys at recess, the marketer first views the signature as simply annoying. But eventually, she harnesses the potential of the email signature and falls in love. Let’s call our 3rd…

    Convince and Convertin EMail- 12 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- 21 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- 22 readers -
  • Embarrassed With Your Twitter Skills? Be a Pro in 14 Days

    With over 284 million monthly active users, Twitter is a hot favorite of businesses and bloggers alike. Twitter streams about sixty million tweets per day which makes it pretty easy to get lost amidst popular Twitter users and big social media companies. Having said that, its obvious that every pro was once a beginner.

    Basic Blog Tips- 9 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- 11 readers -
  • 7 Ways You’re Missing Out on Attracting More Loyal Subscribers

    It’s frustrating, right? You want more loyal subscribers. You know that the more subscribers you have, the more sales you could potentially make. But for some reason people just aren’t signing up for your email list as much as you’d hoped. You’ve listened to the experts. You’ve started blogging, created a freebie, and been active on social media.

    Jenna Dalton/ socialmouths- 25 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- 9 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- 16 readers -
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