This year’s Web Summit was held once again in Dublin and I was lucky enough to be invited along. The event is the second biggest tech summit in the world and is now in its fourth year. The Summit saw 22,000 attendees each day from 109 countries, had 2,160 exciting startups exhibiting for 700 investors and enjoyed talks by 614 of the world’s leading technology company representatives. Alongside the tech talks were entrepreneurs and public figures such as Bono discussing a wide range of technology and business related subjects. Read more
The Facebook team has just announced an important change to their News Feed algorithm that aims to help people find posts and links that are actually interesting and relevant. Say goodbye to click-baiting from spammy websites and check out this new solution. If you’re a marketer, you might want to know this. Read more
UPDATE – Great news: We have managed to restore our outbound mailing capability. All emails that have been scheduled in the past days will now be sent, however it may still take up to several hours in order to provide the best possible deliverability.
Newly scheduled emails may have a bit longer delivery time as we are dealing with a quite large volume of emails that were scheduled in the past few days.
If you have any questions about your newsletters or account, please contact our Customer Service Department at http://app.getresponse.com/support.html (GetResponse 360 customers, please contact your Account Managers).
Dear GetResponse Customer,
As you may know, GetResponse has had a pretty rough weekend… We suffered a major outage caused by a DDoS (distributed denial of service) attack on an unprecedented scale, which has flooded our network and our data center (Windstream) with malicious traffic.
Welcome to 2011! We hope you’re enjoying the New Year so far. Now it’s time to get down to work… again. We’re starting with a great piece of news we wanted to share as it’s really thanks to you. While we were all busy email marketing, it seems GetResponse was expanding… Read more
In developing GetResponse we’re constantly looking for ways to improve the tool. This time we decided to take a closer look at the GetResponse main panel interface to make it more functional and user-friendly.
Trade shows provide a great opportunity to talk to current and prospective customers, as well as form new partnerships. This in turn helps us improve our products and services to meet the growing needs of our user community. We wanted to share with you what the GetResponse Team will be up to in the run-up to 2011.