Published By: Bluecore
Published Date: May 07, 2019
If the very purpose of technology is to make our lives easier and allow us to work smarter, why do most retail marketers use email technologies that do the exact opposite?
Itís time to break out of the Email Death Spiral and advance your retail marketing program with the next generation of email marketing technology.
This guide explores how to identify when it's time for a change, exactly what your team needs to know to prepare for a successful change and how to best evaluate modern email marketing technology for retail.
Published By: Bluecore
Published Date: Apr 03, 2019
If the very purpose of technology is to make our lives easier and allow us to work smarter, why do most email marketers use technologies that do the exact opposite?
Itís time to break out of the Email Death Spiral and advance your marketing program with the next generation of email marketing technology.
This guide explores exactly what your team needs to know to prepare for a successful change and how to best evaluate this next generation of email marketing technology, including:
Understanding the next generation of email marketing technology
Determining when itís time for a change
Prioritizing value with a proof of concept
Approaching the ESP selection process
Securing buy-in for the change
Building a successful retail marketing program around your new ESP
Creating a foundation for long term success
Published By: Silverpop
Published Date: Sep 19, 2011
With the growth of email marketing flooding inboxes, the pressure has never been greater to deliver highly compelling and creative communications programs. With more companies sending out more emails, you've got to do more to position your program above the competitive fray.
The need for marketers to improve their optimization practices has led Return Path and the Relevancy Group to explore the state of email marketing measurement and analysis, as well as its role and impact on marketing performance.
To understand the state of email marketing, we examined the sophistication of organizations internal processes for email marketing, and how effectively and efficiently do those programs deliver relevant email.
This report, discusses the uses, applications and benefits of video landing pages for email marketing, communications and sales; and explores how new technologies are enabling users to create, distribute and measure effective online video email marketing campaigns using video landing pages without programming or advanced technical skills.
This report, which describes the emerging web video direct marketing category, discusses how online video marketing isn't just for advertisers anymore; explains the applications and benefits of interactive web video and in particular video landing pages for direct marketing, communications and sales; and explores how new technologies are enabling users to create, distribute and measure effective email video marketing campaigns without
programming or advanced technical skills.
Smaller budgets. Fewer personnel. More pressure to show value. As the recession lingers on, B2B marketers are being called upon to deliver bigger, faster, cheaper results with less resources. But the current economic climate means even companies able to make high-dollar purchases will require more touch points to nurture them through the buying process. Today's business buyers are cautiously working to make smarter, more informed decisions.
Published By: WhatCounts
Published Date: Feb 04, 2010
Video email is the best of three worlds, bringing together the immediacy of the internet, the precise control and metrics of direct mail, along with the visual appeal of television and YouTube. At its best it has the potential to double or triple the overall efficiency of your marketing program, but employed in the wrong way and it can turn off existing customers.
Published By: BlueHornet
Published Date: Jun 06, 2008
Applying opt-in email marketing strategies and best practices to transactional emails can be a win-win for customers and marketers. But the two types of communications are not the same. This white paper is written to help email marketers and online retailers understand: What sets transactional emails apart from commercial messages; how they must comply with all federal regulations; and where to take advantage of opportunities to optimize their transactional email program.
Did you know that only one in five emails actually make it to the inbox? Where do yours end up? Deliverability can make or break your email marketing program. Yet, many marketers donít fully understand it. Weíll show you how to create a program that beats the odds.
What you'll learn:
ē The factors that affect deliverability.
ē How deliverability is calculated.
ē The steps you can take to improve it.
Whether you're in the market for a new ESP now or want to see how your current one stacks up, you'll find this whitepaper an invaluable resource. This whitepaper will help you take a thoughtful, informed approach to your ESP selection or comparison to your existing solution, so you can compare apples-to-oranges and still make a wise choice.
Have you ever found yourself in this untenable position? Your web team and email program owners are targeting the same customers, with different offers, or worse, competing offers.
Siloed systems and teams limit marketersí ability to make sound assessments about performance and spending. Marketers around the world spend over one trillion USD each year. Yet, most of them still manage their marketing programs with a hodgepodge of spreadsheets and disconnected applications. Unnecessary costs, delays and poor collaboration plague marketers. Under increasing pressure to connect with customers while doing more with less, marketers who strive to optimize marketing performance through a single integrated software platform can make the best use of people, programs and resources. Today, you need a return on every dollar spent and a platform that aligns technology, people and processes to help create effective, efficient marketing programs that support customers for life.
Every smart marketer knows the value of affiliate marketing. But within the vertical, there are so many types of affiliates to choose from! Content, PPC, display, email Ė how do you choose who to work with?! In this e-book we will discuss the benefits of email marketing as an affiliate channel.
Published By: SmartFocus
Published Date: Aug 25, 2015
Email is a mature and relatively easy to use channel Ė but that still scares even the most successful marketers to deliver email campaigns that are truly successful. Part 2 of the Overcoming Marketing Challenges Series highlights areas to consider such as testing and optimization, as well as revealing the three Dís for creating a successful contextual email programme.
Email marketers should be leveraging the use of Recency, Frequency, Monetary (RFM) analysis to uncover optimal segments and untapped opportunities within their email marketing program. Email marketing provides real time data about subscriber behavior, which is ideal for RFM analysis. In order to use each metric fully we will focus on the undeniable power of Recency first.
Welcome to Part 2 of our series where we explore the many opportunities yielded by integrating Recency, Frequency, Monetary(RFM) analysis into your email marketing program in order to lift your pivotal Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Download Part 2 to learn more.
Short Message Service (SMS) marketing, or text messaging, has become one of the most widely used and effective media for both inbound and outbound marketing communications. This represents a tremendous opportunity for e-commerce marketers to use SMS marketing as an extension of their email marketing program to increase customer engagement and drive more revenue.
Are you constantly jumping from project to project with barely enough time to breathe? When continually pressed for time, how do you efficiently and effectively measure your email marketing programs? This concise and practical guide can help.
Like any relationship, the marketing lifecycle has unique phases with appropriate (and inappropriate) actions. Reading subscriber cues is important in getting this right. Learn about the elements of a strategic email marketing program that help move subscribers from introduction to a lifelong relationship.
A love-infused tale of how email strategy may just save your relationships' or end them.
This entertaining and informative paper explains how analyzing a small set of key metrics will provide answers to the big questions around declining engagement rates.
Much like running a marathon, building a successful marketing program takes dedication, patience, training and a lot of stamina. These things donít happen overnight, especially if your current email program is a tad out of shape.
So how do you get your current email program to ďfeel the burnĒ and transform into the polished, strong performer you want it to be?
This 4-part white paper series will take you through each step in the process, acting as the personal trainer that will whip your triggered email program back into shape, through smarter customer engagement and use of automation.