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Videos in email marketing … what’s best right now?

  April 30, 2014

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Videos in email marketing … what’s best right now?

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The possibility of playing video directly within an email has been ‘on the horizon’ and rising quickly. Video in email marketing Smartphones (esp iOS), using HTML5, can now support video playing in email clients. Embedding videos vs linking to videos is something marketers need to revisit in their email marketing strategy on a regular basis…. Read more »

Channel that consumers trust most: email

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The DMA UK has just released new research:  Customer Acquisition Barometer 2014, for any marketers who are placing an emphasis this year on building an in-house database of leads, this will make for interesting reading. Great news for email marketing Consumers say the best channels for getting the information they want is email and the… Read more »

Email marketing is producing measureable ROI for marketers

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Does email marketing produce measureable ROI? Yes, it certainly can.  MarketingSherpa recently posted a chart laying out the results of their question “Which statement best describes your organization’s perception of email marketing’s ROI (return on investment) at budget time?” Marketers say there is ROI value in email marketing Email marketing is producing an ROI for… Read more »

Email Marketing Insight Report 2013

Posted by & filed under Email Marketing, Email Marketing, Email Marketing Report, Email metrics, Email Technology.

This is the fifth year we’ve been surveying Irish marketers to gain insight into how they are using email within their overall marketing strategy. The 2013 survey will be of interest to those who’d like to gain insight into the emerging trends and attitudes towards email marketing in Ireland. Increasing the effectiveness of email marketing… Read more »

The 7 myths of email marketing

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Email marketing should be more than just following urban marketing legends Alchemy Worx email marketing agency always provides lots of statistics around email marketing metrics, and they don’t disappoint with this infographic – offering up some myth-busting insight: Myth: ‘The best time to send emails is 3pm on Thursday’ 99% of opens happen in the… Read more »

Website Email Conversion Rate for email marketing list growth

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Jeanne Jennings of AlchemyWorx recently wrote about a simple but insightful metric to use to track email marketing list growth from your website. Posted on the Only Influencers blog, Jeanne talks about the importance of tracking where your subscribes are coming from – and starts with the website. For example, do you know how well… Read more »

Participate in the DMA UK's email marketing client report

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The DMA UK’s Email Marketing Council have just launched  their 7th annual National client email survey. If you are a UK marketer, please consider participating in this Annual National Client Email Marketing Report so the results will reflect one of the most up to date resources for UK email marketing research. The survey has always… Read more »

Writing email marketing content? Repurpose, repackage and recycle

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The Content Marketing Institute (CMI) has an essential message about your content – and that is to make it work harder for you. Everything you generate is content marketing – including the content you create for your email marketing. When developing a content strategy marketers generally say that one of the biggest challenges they face… Read more »

Marketers are increasing the use of video in email marketing campaigns

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An interesting study recently released by the Web Video Marketing Council, ReelSEO and Flimp Media Marketers reports an increase amongst marketers using video in their email marketing campaigns. While most survey respondents already use video as part of their website marketing content (83.9%) and for YouTube marketing (65.2%), an increasing number say they’re now using… Read more »