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.

Read More

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... 

Read More

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! 

Read More

Easter Engaging Email Campaigns & Subject lines: 10 of the Best!

Posted by Philip Storey on 15/02/19 09:50

Easter is a great time for brands to connect with their subscribers through unique Easter-based campaigns. There's scope for egg-squisite Easter-related wordplay, colourful visuals, cracking incentives and savvy ways to engage subscribers. This blog shares 10 of our favourite examples for effective Easter email marketing. 

Read More

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.

Read More

Enchant's Top 5 ESPs: Great Platforms to Drive Your Email Marketing Campaigns

Posted by Philip Storey on 18/10/17 22:31

Selecting an email service provider (ESP) for your brand's email marketing activity is no easy task. Suitability, price, usability and automation capabilities are just a few of the variables to consider when assessing which email marketing platform is right for your business. We've stepped in to give you a rundown of the best 5 ESPs, including the key benefits and reasons why they're our favourite email providers.

Read More

BrightonSEO: An Email Marketer's Perspective of Europe’s Biggest SEO Conference

Posted by Philip Storey on 29/09/17 16:10

I recently presented a talk at BrightonSEO on revolutionising the customer lifecycle with email marketing. Here's my thoughts on speaking about lifecycle marketing at Europe's biggest SEO conference, from the perspective of an email marketer.

Read More

Kick-Start Your Customer Lifecycle with Email Marketing: Register for Kissmetrics Webinar

Posted by Philip Storey on 20/09/17 20:46

 

Does your business focus enough on the customer lifecycle? If the answer is "no", then it's time to save your place on my webinar with Kissmetrics on Thursday 26th October! Discover how to become one of the 1% of retail brands winning at email marketing, by mapping out the customer lifecycle to truly engage with customers.

Read More

Adobe Typekit Fonts Now Enabled for Email Campaigns

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 01/09/17 12:59

Hooray! We're super-psyched about the recent news from Adobe, as they announced a new feature enabling Typekit fonts to be added to HTML email campaigns – a big boost for email marketers and designers alike.

Read More

Introducing the Email Marketing Split Testing Planner Tool

Posted by Philip Storey on 10/08/17 15:36

Want to get your email testing process up to scratch? Most email marketers confess that they don’t do enough testing. This is a huge missed opportunity. Essentially, split testing is free optimisation for email marketing. It makes campaign creation far easier and ensures your emails are more relevant and effective. Look no further than our email marketing split testing planner tool!

Read More

5 Signs That Your Email Marketing Has Plateaued and How to Reignite It

Posted by Philip Storey on 10/07/17 11:36

Let's say you started off your email marketing with a bang! The channel offered the promise of high ROI and you achieved great results initially. However, since then, momentum has slowed down and you're not sure how to turn it around? Don't fear, this is not uncommon. 

Read More

5 Email Marketing Lessons from Major Retailers

Posted by Philip Storey on 26/06/17 14:50

Due to fast-moving ecommerce trends and technology, retailers are constantly having to up their game to meet changing consumer expectations. Email stays relevant by evolving and becoming more customer-led. We explore some great lessons you can learn from major retail brands who are winning at email marketing!

Read More

How to Use Email Marketing Automation to Massively Increase Website Traffic

Posted by Philip Storey on 06/06/17 15:29

Often (wrongly) perceived by business owners as an expensive solution, email marketing automation is a powerful tool to take your email strategy to the next level and drive significant traffic to your website and landing pages.

Read More

5 Effective Email Marketing Growth Hacks

Posted by Philip Storey on 31/05/17 18:43

Growth hacking isn't just about finding quick wins and time-saving tools, it's about being agile and looking at areas in your marketing to optimise with simple solutions. The more growth hacking you do, the better your marketing mindset will be for seeking continuous improvement.

Read More

5 Key Questions to Ask of Your Email Marketing Agency

Posted by Philip Storey on 30/05/17 11:02

When selecting an email marketing agency to help improve your email strategy and performance, it's important to ask the right questions of the companies and consultants looking to work with you. It's not just about making sure they're up to scratch, it's also about seeing if they can inject the right commitment and dynamic to your business.

Read More

Take a look at our most popular blogs this month

Email marketing split testing planner tool

Secret email marketing strategies from top retailers