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Automated Emails: Seasonal emails

Seasonal emails Seasonal emails are emails sent on certain dates with a specific theme. These can be Christmas emails, seasonal themed emails, emails about national doughnut day. It can be anything sent on a specific date/time. Seasonal emails is another feather in the email marketing bow. It provides a different way to engage with your…


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Automated emails: Email course

Email course An email course are emails sent out in chronological order. The purpose of the emails are to be informative and provide value to your subscriber. Using an email course is a good idea when you have too much information to provide and can’t fit it all into a single email. Build a relationship…


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Automated emails: Birthday

Birthday emails The one occasion that everybody can relate to is a Birthday. Some people love it, some people hate it. The closer I get to the big 30, the less I enjoy them! I might not enjoy them but I do enjoy receiving birthday greetings, it is nice to feel special on your special…


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Create emails for Automation!

Emails for Automation The recent addition to NewZapp is the Automation feature which works on a trigger and action basis. Once you have produced an automation series, emails are automatically sent to subscribers when their actions match a particular trigger. Triggers include actions, dates, or even when subscribers interact with a previous email. Including automation…


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Email Marketing Do’s

Email Marketing Do’s After the depressing Don’ts, here are some delightful Do’s. Email marketing has a lot of information on what you should and shouldn’t be doing. In my last post I provided some Don’ts, that I like to follow. Here are a few of my favourite Do’s, that I follow when email marketing. Do…


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Email Marketing Don’ts

My 5 Email Marketing Don’ts There is a lot of information available on the Do’s and Don’ts when email marketing. Email marketing is a broad subject and strategies that have worked for one company may not work for yours. The best way to find your best strategy is to do a lot of testing and…


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Two of my favourite things. Memes and Email Marketing!

Two of my favourite things. Memes and Email Marketing! As a lover of memes (pronounced meem), I spend a lot of free time looking at some of the best the internet has on offer and some questionable ones. I had to post a loosely related blog post about them. Any excuse to show some of…


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Email Marketing and Tattoos?

Is choosing an email marketing provider the same as getting a tattoo? This week I got another addition to my body art collection. While sitting there for 7 hours getting my skin pierced by a needle, I started thinking about how getting a tattoo and email marketing relate to each other. You wouldn’t think that…


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What is an email bounce?

What is a bounce? An email bounce indicates that your email has not been delivered. When a email cannot be delivered NewZapp will receive an automatic notification of the delivery failure. The failure comes from the recipient’s mail server which can be for a number of reasons. There are two different classifications, a hard and a…


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Click Rates and How to Improve Them

Click rates  Another staple of the email KPI are click rates or click through rates. A click is recorded as a subscriber who has clicked on a link in an email they have received. The click through rate is calculated by the number of unique subscribers that click on one or more links in your e-mail…