While concentrating fully on all that search engine optimization process that seems to be real “rocket science” as well as on social media marketing, sometimes we forget that one of the oldest and most-efficient tools in Internet marketing is sending out emails.
A simple email letter has potential to increase sales rates, to raise brand-awareness, and build a more close connection with your prospects and customers. However, you should follow three core principles in order to implement this marketing strategy successfully. Continue reading “3 Key Principles of Effective Email Marketing”
In 2018, IBM Security together with Ponemon Institute published the results of their research regarding data security. They found out that compared to 2017 the cost of data breach increased by 6.4% and accounted for $3.86 million. And an interesting fact is that 90% of all data attacks were initiated through phishing.
Additionally, Verizon has informed that 30% of phishing emails get opened by target recipients. This is why it is so important to be cautious and able to spot suspicious emails that come to your inbox. Continue reading “Learn to recognize phishing emails in your inbox”
In one of the previous articles, we have already discussed what it takes to build an email signature but that were mere technicalities and now it is high time to discuss the visual part, also known as design. In fact, the thing that defines a good email signature is its template. The bitter truth, however, is that a person can be a talented entrepreneur yet a poor designer with no sense of color whatsoever, but when you are trying to build a business, every detail is crucial, even an email signature template you choose. Continue reading “Crash Course in Email Signature Template Design”
While in our everyday life we are used to communicating with people via mobile phones, social media, various messengers such as Viber, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger or just chat face to face, in business these methods are absolutely inappropriate.
To get the message across, business people use email, and in this blog post we are going to figure out what makes a good and effective business email. Continue reading “A complete guide of writing the best business emails”
The usage of mobile devices is dramatically growing from day to day. People tend to do things on the go to save time and stay tuned.
For example, it is no more a miracle that phones are convenient for managing your emails faster and more efficiently. Compared to other gadgets such as laptops or tablets, smartphones cover the biggest percentage of users aged from 18 to 24. Continue reading “6 mobile marketing tools that may help you”
In business, it is crucial to choose your partners wisely. No man is an island. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, Bill Gates and Paul Allen, Sergey Brin and Larry Page… Once each of these people made the right choice that defined their career and brought them to success. Therefore, I can assure you that good discernment of character is a key to prosperity both in business and in private life.
Unfortunately, in the age of technology, we are often being robbed of a chance to use our intuition since we have to do business with people we have never met in person. How are we supposed to get an adequate impression of someone who is being introduced to us in the form of zeroes and ones alone? Continue reading “What an email signature can tell you about its owner”
First, let me tell you about my dad. My dad is a Do-It-Yourself aficionado. He has not bought a single piece of furniture in his entire life and he never misses a chance to proclaim once again his self-sufficiency in terms of furnishing his own house. The truth is he despises furniture stores with passion. In fact, IKEA is more of a swear-word in our family.
Why would any decent man buy a ready-made nightstand or a dining table if he can make one with his own hands? Of course, the process may take many months and there is always a possibility that the bulky table of his own production may end up standing in the hallway just because it would not fit through the kitchen door. At the end of the day, this is not about my father being cheap, he just likes to do things with his own hands and he takes pride in his creations no matter how bulky and monstrous they look to other people.
Continue reading “You can write your email signature all by yourself! The question is… should you?”
What is your reaction to an email which has a beautiful signature at the end? I know that you think of the sender as a professional and self-respecting person who cares about their image in the eyes of others.
A free email signature generator is a right tool that will allow you not only to create a distinctive signature but also build a strong personal brand. In this blog we are going to discuss top 5 reasons why you should use an email signature generator for yourself and for your business. Continue reading “5 reasons to use a free email signature generator”
Gmail has turned 15. Much has been achieved during this time and Google still keeps doing much to improve all its products, including the email platform. So, Gmail celebrates its birthday this year by introducing a good selection of new features. Let’s discuss all of them one by one.
Continue reading “New features coming from Gmail on its 15 years anniversary”
You can choose to end your email either with a usual sign-off or an email signature. Both options are good if you write them correctly. No matter if you write a formal or informal email, you should always try to finish it politely to get a recipient on your side and make the email warmer. In this blog post, I have collected some tips for ending emails on any occasion. Continue reading “How to end your emails: tips for writing the best email closing”