Being blacklisted is an email marketer’s nightmare, but for many marketers it’s a threat that’s somewhat theoretical. Being caught on a blacklist is something that only happens to spammers and brands that don’t follow email best practices, right?
Ever since Gmail launched its tabbed inbox in 2013, there’s been a lingering perception that the Gmail Promotions tab equals the spam folder, but that’s far from the truth. Learn why having your emails sent to Gmail’s Promotions tab is actually a good thing.
When it comes to deliverability, many marketers take a reactive approach. Too often, deliverability only becomes subject of attention when things go wrong, like a drop in deliverability rates or decreased open rates. Rather than troubleshooting causes for deliverability issues when it’s already too late, taking a proactive approach and following deliverability best practices can help you avoid many common issues in the first place. Here are three things you should check before you send your next campaign.
In the 66th episode of The Email Design Podcast, hosts Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez talk about Canada suspending CASL PRA, Rebel debuting one-click checkout integration with Shopify, Litmus overhauling its Spam Testing, and more. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
Understanding the nitty-gritty details that might cause your email to be sent to the spam folder is hard. Algorithms can change every day and keeping up with deliverability best practices can feel impossible.
That’s why we’ve built Litmus Spam Testing: to provide you with the insight and resources you need to identify and fix issues before you hit send—even if you aren’t a deliverability expert (yet).
Using an unsubscribe survey to understand why your subscribers opt out can give you valuable insights to drive improvements in your email marketing program—but only if you ask the right questions. Based on our research into consumers’ unsubscribe reasons, here’s what you should consider including in your unsubscribe survey.
Deliverability can be challenging to understand, but it’s a critical part of a healthy email marketing program. Before your subscribers can open (and hopefully click!) on any emails, they must first receive them in their inboxes.
We sat down with Lauren Meyer, VP of Deliverability at Mailjet, to tackle some of the trickiest deliverability topics you may not know about.
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Blinker, a Dutch email marketing and email automation company, to bring you the highlights from their 2016 Dutch National Email Report so you can better understand the local email landscape and get an overview of how the Dutch read and engage with email.
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.