Great Sales Emails Use Alt Text. Period.

By |2021-04-23T15:06:58-06:00April 27th, 2021|Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured|

Great Sales Emails Use Alt Text. Period. The issue is alt text and I’m taking a stand. Lack of alt text is a wasted opportunity and I simply do not understand why it happens. Because if you want to send out great sales emails, you will use alt text. Period. Do you [...]

Purging Your Subscribers

By |2021-05-27T10:02:16-06:00April 20th, 2021|Associations, Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured, Franchises|

Purging Your Subscribers Check your marketing ego at the door, people, because at some point in your email career, you will be faced with the decision to purge subscribers from your program. Purging means that you take a pre-defined segment of subscribers and remove them from your sendable database. Here, the operative term [...]

Take Your Transactional Emails from Dull to Dynamic

By |2021-03-28T18:36:18-06:00April 13th, 2021|Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured|

Take Your Transactional Emails from Dull to Dynamic You already know transactional emails get a much higher open rate than other marketing emails—from 40% to 85% higher depending on the source you turn to. You probably also know that’s rarely because they’re compelling and interesting. Nope, they’re usually boring. They are literally transactional. [...]

DMARC What is it and why you should care

By |2021-05-27T09:54:25-06:00April 6th, 2021|Associations, Best Practices, Deliverability, Email Marketing, Featured, Franchises|

DMARC What is it and why you should care WHAT IS IT? DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication Reporting and Conformance) is an email validation system designed to protect your organization's email domain from spoofing and phishing scams. It uses your existing email authentication protocols such as SPF (Sender Policy Framework) and DKIM (Domain Keys [...]

5 Things That Drive Email Subscribers Crazy

By |2021-05-27T09:56:02-06:00March 2nd, 2021|Associations, Best Practices, Featured, Franchises|

5 Things That Drive Email Subscribers Crazy I think it's fair to say that none of us in email marketing are in it to annoy our subscribers. We have all read articles about the top reasons why subscribers leave your email program. In addition to frequency and lack of personalization in emails, some [...]

Game Changing Web Tracking Data – One Table at a time

By |2021-01-19T11:04:44-07:00December 15th, 2020|Data, Email Marketing, Featured|

Game Changing Web Tracking Data - One Table at a time LEVERAGING DATA FOR INFORMED DECISIONS Sales; it's what every e-commerce company is judged by, and as a person in charge of the email program, there is much pressure put on you to perform. The goal is clear, but sometimes there is no [...]

Welcome Emails Need Unsubscribe Links

By |2021-05-27T10:05:00-06:00November 17th, 2020|Associations, Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured, Franchises|

Welcome Emails Need Unsubscribe Links WHAT! One of the greatest misconceptions of welcome emails is that they are transactional and, therefore, not subject to Can-Spam compliance of having an opt-out in them. While accurate in concept, treating a welcome email as transactional means that you, as the brand, go about it the wrong [...]

Top Email Subject Lines September 2020

By |2021-09-16T13:56:48-06:00October 6th, 2020|Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured|

Top Email Subject Lines September 2020 At iPost, our email marketing team gets many emails, and by many, I mean we get a ton! Our staff is always looking at how the market is shifting not only in design but the frequency, messaging, testing, and, most importantly, email subject lines. As marketers, [...]

Frequency Matters

By |2021-05-27T10:05:01-06:00September 28th, 2020|Associations, Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured, Franchises|

Frequency Matters Sending too much email to subscribers can increase unsubscribes, spam complaints, and generally annoy the people on your list. However, not sending enough can be an even greater risk. Here are a few ways where under mailing can hurt: Deliverability to the inbox is tied to the sender's reputation. If you [...]

The Best Email Subject Lines – Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes

By |2021-05-27T10:06:21-06:00August 6th, 2020|Associations, Best Practices, Email Marketing, Featured, Franchises|

The Best Email Subject Lines - Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes The best email subject lines are the ones that get your emails opened. The subject line is not the first thing your recipient looks at. That’s the From name. But after that, the subject line is going to get your subscriber [...]

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