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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Top Email Marketing Trends for Millennials and Generation Z

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 12/12/17 13:53

The high ROI that email marketing continues to achieve for retailers, combined with the growing importance of marketing automation for businesses, proves that email is far from dead. Brands are becoming increasingly data-driven and reliant on automated workflows to nurture leads and customers. What's surprising is how the younger generations are taking to email. We look at the revealing email marketing trends amongst Millennials and Generation Z:

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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.

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Improve Your Agency's Email Marketing and Lead Nurturing with Instiller

Posted by Philip Storey on 18/09/17 14:53

This dedicated email marketing tool offers agencies easy-to-use responsive email templates to make it simpler to create, segment and automate your email campaigns and lead nurturing workflows.

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6 Facebook Live Tips: Getting Started with Live Video Broadcasts

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 22/08/17 17:48

Are you ready to dip your feet into the world of live video broadcasting? Or have you started using Facebook Live, but want to create more impact for your brand? Facebook Live is a powerful marketing tool to reach more people and build engagement on social media, especially as Facebook’s algorithm looks favourably on live video content.

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4 Cutting-Edge Tools for Email Marketing You Probably Haven't Heard of

Posted by Philip Storey on 12/07/17 11:33

Email marketing is constantly evolving and successful brands are cranking up their innovation levels to deliver more engaging and relevant emails. Whether it's automation, dynamic content or personalisation , get a helping hand from some smart email tools to create the right impact!

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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.

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Why Integrating Your Marketing Channels is Key to Retail Success

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 18/11/16 21:17

Effective retail comes from delighting consumers with your products and services via numerous distribution channels, encouraging them to take actions. If you're a retailer looking to boost your brand’s conversion rates, then integrating your marketing channels is the way forward!

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5 Key Ways to Use Emotions to Drive Email Marketing Engagement

Posted by Philip Storey on 17/11/16 15:51

Why are emotions so important in marketing? Well, successful marketers aim to understand their customer needs and challenges, rather than just pitching to them. In email marketing, it's crucial to define the emotional touchpoints of your subscribers to delight them and keep them opening your emails and ultimately clicking through to offers and services.

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6 Key Reasons to Add Instagram to Your Social Media Marketing Mix

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 16/11/16 23:12

If you don’t currently use Instagram in your social media marketing strategy, it's worth considering the impact this fast-growing channel can create for your brand, especially in terms of engagement. You need to establish whether the channel is suitable for your audience and the nature of your business, but Instagram has key advantages and benefits for social media marketers.

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4 Tips for Successful Email Marketing Campaigns in the Travel Industry

Posted by Philip Storey on 10/11/16 18:51

Marketers in the travel industry have a key advantage over many other industries in terms of emotional engagement, as the nature of travel and holiday content is mainly about planning an escape from the everyday grind. Travel-related email marketing content should perk the interest of subscribers when these emails hit their inbox.

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6 Key Reasons for Creating a Multichannel Digital Marketing Strategy

Posted by Rowland Marsh on 07/11/16 23:53

When creating a multichannel digital strategy, it's not just about brands using different channels for distributing content and attracting customers, it's about choosing the right channels for your business and integrating them to drive success.

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