Top 10 Email Marketing Platforms for 2020

Posted by Philip Storey on 13/11/19 17:45


Selecting an email marketing platform is no easy task. Suitability, capability, ease of integration, price, usability and automation capabilities are just a few of the key points to consider when assessing which email marketing platform is right for your business. Recently updated, we've created a rundown of our 10 favourite ESPs for 2020.

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The Ultimate Guide to Halloween Email Marketing

Posted by Philip Storey on 12/09/19 09:02

Trick or treat? Tips or tools? If you need some inspiration for your Halloween email marketing campaigns, you’ve come to the right place. Our Ultimate Guide to Halloween Email Marketing will help you add some fiendishly festive touches and tactics to help you nail your Halloween campaigns. Dare to read on to get our extensive expert email tips and scarily good brands examples…


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5 Inspiring Examples of Father's Day Email Marketing Campaigns

Posted by Philip Storey on 20/05/19 14:15

Father's Day is fast approaching and it's always an interesting time of year to see what email marketers come up with. In this blog, I take a look back at previous years with five of my favourite examples from retailers all over the world. 

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How Much Does It Cost To Hire An Email Marketing Agency?

Posted by Philip Storey on 14/05/19 11:05

As an email marketing consultant, one of the most common questions I am asked, is how much does it cost to work with an email marketing agency? In this blog, I hope to cast some illumination on work with email agencies and how much you should look to invest.

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How To Create An Email Marketing Strategy

Posted by Philip Storey on 08/05/19 18:03

Creating an email marketing strategy can be a daunting task that even the most experienced marketer might find intimidating. In this blog I will show you from start to finish, how to create an email marketing strategy. This guide will help you regardless of the size of your organisation or the industry or geography that you are located. I hope it helps!

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Why Instinct Will Always Be The Greatest Marketing Skill

Posted by Philip Storey on 30/04/19 15:21

Ask any marketer or e-commerce team how much time they spend analysing reports and looking at data, it's always going to be a considerable amount of their time. The real skill however, is to derive the outcomes from those numbers. What do the numbers actually mean and how can this information be used to improve future strategy?

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When To Hire an Email Marketing Agency

Posted by Philip Storey on 23/04/19 11:39

Whether you've got an email marketing program in place that is performing well, or you are looking to get something started with email marketing, a great email marketing agency will always be able to provide expert support and guidance. This blog explores when you should consider appointing an email marketing agency and how they can help you.

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How To Improve Email Marketing

Posted by Philip Storey on 27/03/19 10:09

Email is still the dominant force in marketing. It has weathered the storm of a surge in new channels and ways to reach consumers, still proving to be the most lucrative marketing tactic available. But how do you go beyond the basics and improve? And what if you're already quite advanced but you want to take it to the next level? In this blog I will share a variety of ways for you to quickly improve your email marketing. 

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Is Email Marketing Dead in 2019?

Posted by Philip Storey on 20/03/19 10:15

Email marketing has been the trusty workhorse in the marketing mix for almost two decades. But is that still the case? What role does email marketing play in today's modern marketing landscape? Does it have a role at all? In this blog, we explore email marketing in 2019, if email is indeed dead or whether it still has a place to play in marketing.

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What is BIMI and what does it mean for email marketers?

Posted by Philip Storey on 10/03/19 13:28

BIMI is a new standard for logos in email marketing campaigns. It enables marketers to easily and consistently show their logo in the inbox. This will lead to improved authenticity, trust and visibility, but will also prevent phishing and hopefully even improve deliverability. What's not to like? Let's dig in... 

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10 Great Birthday Email Marketing Examples

Posted by Philip Storey on 20/02/19 14:42

Birthday campaigns can be so effective for email marketers, but only if they're done well. This is why many brands fail to maximise the impact they could get from birthday emails. In this blog, I will share ten of my favourite birthday emails. I hope you find it useful and inspirational! 

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5 Valentine's Day Email Marketing Campaign Tactics + Examples

Posted by Philip Storey on 08/01/19 07:53

Valentine’s day is a huge draw for many retailers and ecommerce businesses every year. The seasonal period often brings a huge influx of sales for all types of businesses and not just card shops and florists. It’s important that any email marketing campaign you create really stands out from the crowd. This blog sets out to help you do that well.

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How to Get Your Email Marketing To Stand Out in the Gmail Promotions Tab

Posted by Philip Storey on 02/01/19 15:03

The Gmail promotions tab - love it or hate it, but it's not going anywhere. And if recent developments are anything to go by, email marketers are going to need to pay close attention to how it evolves. Have you seen the way that some emails are featured at the top of the tab, with an image? In this blog, I'll show you how you it's done and how you can apply it to your next email campaign.

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Econsultancy's Email Marketing Industry Census 2018: Key Takeaways

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 25/06/18 22:23

Yes, it's that time again  the 2018 Email Marketing Industry Census has dropped! The 12th edition of Econsultancy's annual Email Census is an extensive report, jam-packed with revealing trends, statistics and industry insights, giving brands and agencies a great view of the state of email marketing today and beyond. We're delighted to have had the opportunity to contribute to the report for the second year running.

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Email Best XI: Fundamentals of a Winning Email Marketing Strategy

Posted by Philip Storey on 14/06/18 11:47

This World Cup is finally here! We've got our Panini sticker album out, the fixture wall-chart is up and we're ready to indulge in a wave of optimism before the inevitable penalty shootout heartbreak. Everyone likes to play at being manager and pick their preferred line-up, so we've decided to pick our best XI for email marketing.

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