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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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. 

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Email Best XI: Fundamentals of a Winning Email Marketing Strategy

Posted by Rowland Marsh 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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7 Top Email Marketing Testing Tips for Retailers

Posted by Philip Storey on 27/04/18 09:09

In email marketing, especially in retail, testing should play a key role in your strategy. It's important to learn from each email campaign and use the results to optimise your future campaigns. However, too many retailers don't find the time to do it effectively. This is a huge missed opportunity and ultimately it will impact results and ultimately cost you money.

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5 of the Most Effective Live Content Email Marketing Tools

Posted by Philip Storey on 18/04/18 08:47

Email marketing in retail is becoming increasingly sophisticated, due to the greater level of data available to marketers, heightened consumer expectations and innovative tech solutions. These forces all enable brands to send more targeted and relevant emails. In this blog, we explore the best dynamic email tools on the market that will help you to create enchanting email marketing campaigns.

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Black Friday Email Subject Lines: The Best Tips to Stand Out of the Inbox

Posted by Philip Storey on 13/11/17 12:41

With Black Friday quickly becoming one of the biggest shopping days of the year in the UK, it’s increasingly crucial for brands to up their game to really make their email subject lines pop. Email marketing is a key channel for building campaign engagement, but without the right subject line, even the best emails will be lost in the inbox.

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5 Essential Email Marketing Tactics for Black Friday Campaigns

Posted by Philip Storey on 07/11/17 09:36

Black Friday is becoming an increasingly crucial seasonal event for retailers, with many top brands stepping up their campaigns each year. Email marketing is a key channel to build momentum and maximise Black Friday success. 

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4 Fiendish Email Marketing Tactics to Boost Halloween Campaign Conversions

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 24/10/17 14:54

Are you after some tricks and treats for your email marketing campaigns this Halloween? It's a time to be creative with your emails and deliver some stand-out subject lines to creep into subscribers' inboxes. We've outlined 4 top email marketing tactics and tips to help you boost your conversion rate during this spell-bounding seasonal event.


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Customer Lifecycle Marketing: 5 Tips for Effective Welcome Emails

Posted by Philip Storey on 06/10/17 10:19

Email marketing remains a highly-effective channel for nurturing customer relationships and by focusing on the customer lifecycle, you can pinpoint the key touchpoints at which to target your subscribers with relevant and engaging messages. Welcome emails are your first chance to connect with your customers and it's vital to make a big impression!

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5 Spooktacular Subject Line Tips to BOOst Your Halloween Email Campaigns

Posted by Philip Storey on 01/10/17 13:22

Looking to dust off the cobwebs and bring your email marketing campaigns back from the dead? Or are you just seeking some blood tingling inspiration, just in time for Halloween? Well, you’re in (bad) luck. We've got some timely Halloween campaign tips that we've revampired (ok sorry!) to help you improve your Halloween subject lines. Enjoy this fang-tastic read to get fully prepped for fright night!

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Supercharge Your Email Marketing Subject Lines with Phrasee

Posted by Philip Storey on 30/08/17 16:50

Phrasee is a super-smart email marketing tool which uses a powerful language optimisation engine to help brands create more compelling marketing copy for email subject lines, CTAs and main body text, to crank up the impact and relevance of your emails. 

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5 Steps to Creating Successful Black Friday Email Marketing Campaigns

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 14/11/16 09:47

In 2015, email marketing accounted for over 25% of the revenues generated during the Black Friday weekend – more than any other channel. Putting the well-documented madness of the event aside, generally seen around big department stores on busy high streets, the event is a retailer’s dream. Especially in ecommerce.

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6 Scarily Simple Ways to Boost Customer Engagement This Halloween

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 25/10/16 00:05

Halloween has long been a big deal in the United States, but over the past few years its popularity in the UK has skyrocketed. Last year, This is Money reported that Halloween had overtaken Valentine’s Day to become the third biggest event for retailers in Britain. So, what is your brand doing to exploit this and use the event as an engagement opportunity?

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