We work at home. We take conference calls in the backseat of a taxi. We even tap out emails from 30,000 feet. Mobility is radically redefining the way we work, because it’s redefining where and when we can work. It’s why Keith Perske, executive managing director of workplace innovation for Collier’s, thinks it’s time
to adopt a new description of the workplace: “Today’s workplace is an integrated set of locations, technology, programs and work practices that connect people and enable employees to contribute and be productive. That’s the new workplace definition.”
And with the emergence of this modern workplace, users are expecting a mobile experience that’s simple, convenient, and a boon to their productivity. In order to deliver on these expectations, IT organizations are making business mobility a
priority in their investment decisions. Which is why we’ve identified five potent mobility trends that warrant attention and also present opportunities to transform the enterprise
Published By: Mimecast
Published Date: Oct 22, 2018
What if your employees were more informed about security threats, more skeptical about what they receive in email, and less likely to click on malicious links in email without first verifying them?
There are some impactful, quick wins that you and your organization can realize by implementing security awareness training. This recent in-depth survey of security professionals by Osterman Research shows that the leading security concerns across organizations are all areas in which security awareness training can yield significant benefits.
Here are some suggestions on processes and practices to consider when developing a security awareness training program that will actually change behavior and make the organization less likely to fall prey to a cyberattack.
This report, discusses the uses, applications and benefits of video landing pages for email marketing, communications and sales; and explores how new technologies are enabling users to create, distribute and measure effective online video email marketing campaigns using video landing pages without programming or advanced technical skills.
This report, which describes the emerging web video direct marketing category, discusses how online video marketing isn't just for advertisers anymore; explains the applications and benefits of interactive web video and in particular video landing pages for direct marketing, communications and sales; and explores how new technologies are enabling users to create, distribute and measure effective email video marketing campaigns without
programming or advanced technical skills.
Smaller budgets. Fewer personnel. More pressure to show value. As the recession lingers on, B2B marketers are being called upon to deliver bigger, faster, cheaper results with less resources. But the current economic climate means even companies able to make high-dollar purchases will require more touch points to nurture them through the buying process. Today's business buyers are cautiously working to make smarter, more informed decisions.
Published By: WhatCounts
Published Date: Feb 04, 2010
Video email is the best of three worlds, bringing together the immediacy of the internet, the precise control and metrics of direct mail, along with the visual appeal of television and YouTube. At its best it has the potential to double or triple the overall efficiency of your marketing program, but employed in the wrong way and it can turn off existing customers.
Published By: BlueHornet
Published Date: Jun 06, 2008
This 19-page white paper includes before and after examples of rendering issues and fixes across top email programs. It makes specific coding recommendations you can use to improve the look and performance of your emails across every major email program, including Outlook 2007.
Published By: BlueHornet
Published Date: Jun 06, 2008
Applying opt-in email marketing strategies and best practices to transactional emails can be a win-win for customers and marketers. But the two types of communications are not the same. This white paper is written to help email marketers and online retailers understand: What sets transactional emails apart from commercial messages; how they must comply with all federal regulations; and where to take advantage of opportunities to optimize their transactional email program.
Did you know that only one in five emails actually make it to the inbox? Where do yours end up? Deliverability can make or break your email marketing program. Yet, many marketers don’t fully understand it. We’ll show you how to create a program that beats the odds.
What you'll learn:
• The factors that affect deliverability.
• How deliverability is calculated.
• The steps you can take to improve it.
More than 80% of customers abandon their carts resulting in a whopping $18 billion in lost revenue every year.
Retailers that lack a strong, comprehensive cart recovery program are just leaving that revenue behind. This paper will examine what you need to look for in a cart recovery program.
What you’ll learn:
• How flexibility in choosing the number and time to send emails can increase engagement.
• What to look for in the segmentation and personalization of cart recovery emails.
• How A/B testing can take your cart recovery program to the next level.
Whether you're in the market for a new ESP now or want to see how your current one stacks up, you'll find this whitepaper an invaluable resource. This whitepaper will help you take a thoughtful, informed approach to your ESP selection or comparison to your existing solution, so you can compare apples-to-oranges and still make a wise choice.
Have you ever found yourself in this untenable position? Your web team and email program owners are targeting the same customers, with different offers, or worse, competing offers.
Siloed systems and teams limit marketers’ ability to make sound assessments about performance and spending. Marketers around the world spend over one trillion USD each year. Yet, most of them still manage their marketing programs with a hodgepodge of spreadsheets and disconnected applications. Unnecessary costs, delays and poor collaboration plague marketers. Under increasing pressure to connect with customers while doing more with less, marketers who strive to optimize marketing performance through a single integrated software platform can make the best use of people, programs and resources. Today, you need a return on every dollar spent and a platform that aligns technology, people and processes to help create effective, efficient marketing programs that support customers for life.
Every smart marketer knows the value of affiliate marketing. But within the vertical, there are so many types of affiliates to choose from! Content, PPC, display, email – how do you choose who to work with?! In this e-book we will discuss the benefits of email marketing as an affiliate channel.
Published By: SmartFocus
Published Date: Aug 25, 2015
Email is a mature and relatively easy to use channel – but that still scares even the most successful marketers to deliver email campaigns that are truly successful. Part 2 of the Overcoming Marketing Challenges Series highlights areas to consider such as testing and optimization, as well as revealing the three D’s for creating a successful contextual email programme.
Email marketers should be leveraging the use of Recency, Frequency, Monetary (RFM) analysis to uncover optimal segments and untapped opportunities within their email marketing program. Email marketing provides real time data about subscriber behavior, which is ideal for RFM analysis. In order to use each metric fully we will focus on the undeniable power of Recency first.
Welcome to Part 2 of our series where we explore the many opportunities yielded by integrating Recency, Frequency, Monetary(RFM) analysis into your email marketing program in order to lift your pivotal Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Download Part 2 to learn more.
Short Message Service (SMS) marketing, or text messaging, has become one of the most widely used and effective media for both inbound and outbound marketing communications. This represents a tremendous opportunity for e-commerce marketers to use SMS marketing as an extension of their email marketing program to increase customer engagement and drive more revenue.
Are you constantly jumping from project to project with barely enough time to breathe? When continually pressed for time, how do you efficiently and effectively measure your email marketing programs? This concise and practical guide can help.
Like any relationship, the marketing lifecycle has unique phases with appropriate (and inappropriate) actions. Reading subscriber cues is important in getting this right. Learn about the elements of a strategic email marketing program that help move subscribers from introduction to a lifelong relationship.
A love-infused tale of how email strategy may just save your relationships' or end them.
This entertaining and informative paper explains how analyzing a small set of key metrics will provide answers to the big questions around declining engagement rates.
Much like running a marathon, building a successful marketing program takes dedication, patience, training and a lot of stamina. These things don’t happen overnight, especially if your current email program is a tad out of shape.
So how do you get your current email program to “feel the burn” and transform into the polished, strong performer you want it to be?
This 4-part white paper series will take you through each step in the process, acting as the personal trainer that will whip your triggered email program back into shape, through smarter customer engagement and use of automation.
Subject lines can be one of the most important elements of your email program. It’s your first (and maybe your last) impression on your recipients. It’s what determines your email response and engagement. However, many marketers will spend far more time on the content of the email and ignore the importance of the subject line. After all, an awesome email is worthless if it’s never seen. That’s why it’s so important to know how to create amazingly effective subject lines that will get your email opened.
With the addition of mobile technologies, organization’s need to update their email programs to allow for these new technologies, however, deciding what design best practices to use can be a long and tedious process. Download this whitepaper to receive 8 great tips for mobile email design and make designing messages for a mobile audience a top priority for your organization.
According to VentureBeat, for the past 10 years, email has produced higher ROI than all other marketing channels. But email marketing requires thoughtful attention to detail in order to drive sales. Learn actionable 12 tips to supercharge your highest performing channel.
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