2019 Christmas Email Marketing Important Dates

Posted by Philip Storey on 05/11/19 17:50

Wondering what they key dates are for email marketers this Christmas? This blog is a simple guide to the dates you need to know about...

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10 Spooktacular Subject Line Tips to BOOst Your Halloween Email Campaigns

Posted by Philip Storey on 01/09/19 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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10 Ways to Improve Email Marketing Open Rates

Posted by Philip Storey on 21/05/19 12:18

Some say that open rate is a metric that doesn't matter to email marketers anymore, citing it as a "retired metric". But open rate still has an important rate to play in improving email marketing performance. This blog uncovers 10 ways to improve email open rates. 

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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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9 Effective Father’s Day Campaigns Across Email & Paid Social

Posted by Philip Storey on 17/05/19 12:26

Like other seasonal engagement opportunities throughout the marketing calendar, Father's Day gives retailers the chance to promote appetising offers, seasonal social posts, engaging emails, (in this case) daddy-friendly discounts and bag loads of FOMO.

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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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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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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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