When getting started with your email marketing campaigns, you may focus on single newsletters, but that won’t be enough. To establish a long-term relationship with your customers and prospect, you need an email autoresponder. This infographic explains what email autoresponders are and how they can improve your email marketing activities. Read more
Too often, email marketers work with blinders on. They focus on a single email campaign and then move on to the next one. However, it often makes sense to take the “big picture” approach to email marketing. In the end you are just trying to reach you email marketing goals. So it makes good sense to take a good look at your current campaigns and see which you can get more mileage out of. Read more
A follow-up email sets the tone – and expectations – for your business. These messages can be either automated or sent personally. Prior to the sale follow-up emails (such as the response to a consumer inquiry) can help close the sale. After the sale, follow-up emails are all about customer loyalty, retention and cross- and upsell. Read more
Occasionally what may seem like a little thing is what sets a product apart from all others. Sometimes it’s the feature designed for you to never give a second thought about, makes you love the product most. Such is the case with GetResponses AutoResponders 2.0 Visual Follow-up Interface. The VFI resembles a calendar and allows you to visually plan, deploy, monitor, track and optimize an automated campaign over days, weeks months and so on. Read more
It’s me — again! And I have a question for you. What do romance and business have in common? Let’s see . . . both involve building a relationship, both require courtship, and both require that someone, probably you, take the initiative. A relationship can blossom into romance with 3 little words: I love you. But do you know the 3 little words of business relationships? Here they are, revealed for the first time, right here on GetResponse blog… Read more
For daily deal sites email has always been the primary means of communication. And they’re probably one of the few types of businesses where an email a day is acceptable by the subscribers (or even desirable, though tiring at times). For the sender the question is, with this kind of frequency and volume of emails, how can you optimize your email marketing while still keeping it interesting for the subscribers? Automation is the key. Read more
The modern model for successful marketing requires that you be present and active via all available communication channels while maintaining close, highly personal relationships with your customers and prospects. Add the requirement for top-quality marketing content, and you’ve got a challenge many fail to meet for a simple reason: lack of time and technology.
With pocketbooks tightening, and no sign of a let up, how do you keep the “No Vacancy” sign out all summer long? We wanted to help so we researched your industry to see if there were any changes in consumer behavior that would give us some clues to help you create a winning summer strategy. Read more
Perhaps you read our previous posts on “SPAM – why did they do that” and “Build trust with the CAN-SPAM complaint footer”. Now we want to give you some useful tips on how to create and send emails with high-impact graphics, photos and, yes, video − AND avoid any hints of SPAM scandal!