Top 10 Most Inspiring Quotes From Litmus Live 2016

This year we brought Litmus Live to three cities—Boston, London, and San Francisco—with a total of 1,300 attendees! Litmus Live brought us knowledge from email geeks around the world and topics that varied from modular design to making great abandoned cart emails. Here’s what inspired us the most.

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Black Friday 2016: Key Trends & Takeaways

It’s the most wonderful time of the year (for email geeks)! Retail’s favorite pseudo-holiday, Black Friday serves as the culmination of months and months of email marketing planning. See the top trends and key takeaways from one of the busiest months for email marketers.

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 Make a Cart Abandonment Email ‘Sandwich’

More and more brands are expanding their shopping cart abandonment emails into series, but they are often just sending the same hard-sell message over and over. Consider including a little soft-sell messaging in the middle of your 3-email cart abandonment series to create what I call a cart abandonment email “sandwich.”