Help! My Email Is Broken: Common Errors + Fixes

The world of email is full of potential pitfalls. Support for techniques can vanish without warning, and sudden changes to email clients’ rendering engines make it tricky for email marketers to understand what’s going to work where. Read on to learn common ways emails can break and how to fix it.

responsive email A/B testing

Responsive Design A/B Testing Leads to a 130% Increase in Clicks

When it comes to A/B testing your emails, ignore the benchmarks. No one has the same audience and email strategy as you—your audience is unique. However, using others’ A/B tests, as well as industry trends, as inspiration is a great idea to get your testing ideas flowing. In this post, we’ll take a look at how Act-On Software reacted towards a continuous increase in mobile opens to create an A/B test revolving around responsive design. And, who knows—maybe you’ll find inspiration from their test!

Mobile Optimization + Relevant Content is a Necessity for Today’s Subscribers

The travel industry likely has a large percentage of subscribers that, well, travel. A natural consequence of traveling is reading messages in non-desktop environments, so mobile optimization should be a high priority. And, as always, content should be helpful and relevant to the subscriber. Guestfolio, which offers Guest Relationship Management tools for the travel industry, keeps all of the above and more in mind with designing their customizable newsletters. Using customer Black Rock Oceanfront Resort as an example, let’s take a look at how Guestfolio improved Black Rock’s confirmation emails.

MarketingSherpa Recap: Mobile, Market Share Stats & More!

Justine, Danielle & I recently got back from MarketingSherpa’s Email Summit in Las Vegas and, while it was a busy few days, we loved every minute of it. Meeting our customers face-to-face, answering questions, and receiving priceless feedback are some of our favorite aspects about attending conferences. And, of course, we loved being able to […]

Timely and Urgent Emails Deserve the Mobile Treatment

As I was on my way to the airport to catch a flight recently, I received the below email from Delta: Thankful that they caught me (literally) as I was walking out the door, I was impressed with their ability to get timely, relevant and helpful information into my hands. Better yet, they did so […]