Want real email results? Stop focusing on the open rate

Even after all this time, when we’ve learned so much about what matters in email performance, I’m still hearing people say things like “It’s all about the open.” I just heard that line at a recent conference, and it took all my willpower not to challenge the speaker right at the podium. Folks, it’s not all about the open. It’s all about the clicks. What are your customers clicking on in the email? Are you mapping those clicks and learning from them?

5 Tips for Engaging Vacationing Email Recipients

Ah, summertime. We disconnect and disengage on beaches, in the mountains, or in our backyards, leaving workaday concerns far behind. Sounds wonderful, right? If you’re an email marketer, perhaps not. We want recipients to be eager to connect – not checked out. When it comes to engaging and converting, are we doomed to suffer the summertime blues?

10 Tips for Writing Emails That Will Get You Tangible Results

Before you write an email message, you should understand some copywriting basics. Following are 10 steps that you should keep in mind as you write your email messages.