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  • 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- 23 readers -
  • 11 Poor Email Practices to Avoid (Unless You Want Angry Subscribers)

    …. If the subscriber can’t see why they should open your email, they’re going to delete it instead. Sending bait and switch emails. Now you’re just trying to annoy subscribers and get reported as SPAM. Leaving out a call-to-action. Why send a message if you don’t want someone to respond somehow? Don’t waste their time or yours! Overly friendly or personalized emails. TMI (Too much information) can seem a bit creepy, especially when you don’t really know one another. © 2016 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 33 readers -
  • The History of Email

    … 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- 15 readers -
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