#NoFailMail: Why Avoiding Errors is the Key to Email Success

We all know email has a hundred ways to fail, whether by faulty coding, a glaring typo in a subject line, sending to the wrong list, or design gone awry. Just thinking about all the ways email can breakdown gives us the shivers. But why do we care so much about making emails error-free? Here’s why you’ll want your email program to reach #NoFailMail status.

2018 Email Marketing Kickoff: Webinar Recording + Q&A

In this webinar, we help you set the direction for your email marketing kickoff for the year with our three-point plan of (1) Assessing your email program, (2) Addressing challenges, and (3) Seizing opportunities. Litmus’ Chad White and Bettina Specht discuss each of those points in detail, backing them up with research and advice that will set your team is set up for email success in 2018.

8 Embarrassing Preview Text Mistakes

8 Embarrassing Preview Text Mistakes + 4 Tips on How to Avoid Making Them

Preview text is the third leg of the inbox stool, and a great many brands are delivering some rickety, off-balance inbox experiences because they’re not paying enough attention to it. We share real-world examples of eight preview text mistakes, as well as a four-point action list to help you always make a great impression in the inbox and deliver a clear, distraction-free message.

State of Email Marketing Mistakes [Infographic]

Half of marketers haven’t sent an apology or correction email in the past 12 months. But that doesn’t mean they’re not making email marketing mistakes. It means they’re not aware of those mistakes. In this infographic, we explore this issue and offer seven tips on how you can improve your visibility of email marketing mistakes.

How to Recover From Broken Personalization in Email

How many times have you received an email that started with a variation of “Hey {First_Name}”? The answer is probably a lot. What should you do if you send an email that contains a personalization fail? If you choose to take action, then do it the right way. Magic Beans sent a Thanksgiving email with a personalization fail—and responded to the mistake gracefully and personally. Let’s take a look at how they successfully handled their error.

How to Recover from Email Marketing Mistakes: Webinar Recording

“I’ve made an email marketing mistake. Now what?” We recently hosted a webinar where we shared a decision framework for how to recover as gracefully as possible from email marketing mistakes, and then put that framework into action, applying it to 10 real-life case studies of email marketing errors made in recent years. Check out the slides and recording, as well as the Q&A.