Subject Lines

  • 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. …

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  • 11 Surefire Secrets to Standout Subject Lines

    … It’s almost over. You’re so close to finishing your marketing email, but suddenly a brain freeze settles in and you can’t think of a dang thing to write for the subject line! You wonder if you’ll ever hit the Send button. We feel your pain. That’s why we’ve come up with these surefire techniques to overcome this particular writer’s block…

    Constant Contactin EMail- 6 readers -
  • 5 Email Subject Line Mistakes to Avoid + 1 Big Way to Boost Open-Rates

    … subject lines. We teamed up with Grammarly to poll their blog readers about their most-hated and most-loved subject lines. Here are their comments, insights and how you can craft a subject line that boosts open rates. The biggest subject line pet peeves Grammar errors “Bad grammar, which reflects ignorance to me. So then I tend to disregard…

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  • Monday Catch-up: Improve Open Rates and Write Better Subject Lines

    … make a difference. He adds that email campaigns that are targeted to and crafted for a smaller subset of your users will probably yield better results than “blast” campaigns. When language gets too casual “Brands may be tempted to adapt cultural language anomalies in their email marketing, but to do so also risks offending someone, sending…

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  • How to Use Emojis in Your Email Campaigns

    … for communicating with customers, in general, through mobile devices, drove an over 7,000% increase in emoji usage in recent months.” There are several reasons for this exponential growth, including the ability of emojis to grab customers’ attention, convey important aspects of a brand’s personality and add visual appeal to messages. What gives emojis all…

    Movable Ink Blogin EMail How To's- 10 readers -
  • 4 Ways Email Marketers Can Avoid the “Summertime Blues”

    … on a hand-held at poolside as it would have been if viewed on a desktop at the office. Having said that, you also need to ensure your wonderfully optimized email gets opened, which brings us to our next tip… Make your subject line count Your emails are always competing with other email, other forms of media, and work-related tasks for the recipient’s…

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  • How to Write Your Email in 15 Minutes or Less

    … writing your email right away? Print your email content template, and follow the seven simple steps below to create an email in record time. 1. Fill out your header options Your email header includes three fields: a “From” name, a reply address, and a subject line. “From” name: Use a name your customers will recognize. This could be your business…

    Miranda Paquet/ Constant Contactin EMail- 14 readers -
  • Best Practices for Email Outreach to Influencers

    … Since we’re pitched by public relations professionals on a daily basis, we get to see the best and worst of email outreach pitches. We’ve shared before how to write an effective pitch and this infographic is a great follow up that encompasses the greater progress. The fact is that companies need to build awareness and authority for their brand…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail- 10 readers -
  • Want to Boost Your Open Rate? It’s All About the Subject Line

    … According to HubSpot, the average open rate for a B2B marketing email hovers around 30%, and range from 30.5% to 34.9%. or B2C emails. A variety of influencing factors can manipulatethat number, from the frequency of your emails to the industry to which they are tied, but one aspect more so than any other can make or break your campaign’s…

    Movable Ink Blogin EMail- 10 readers -
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