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Best Practices for Effective Email Drip Campaigns

Email marketers already know the secret. Generic list-wide blasts are still a great way to get general messaging across. But if you want to see big conversions from email then tailored campaigns that hit your customers when they need it most are the way to go. If this blog found you, then maybe you (a) are struggling with understanding how…
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Tips on Email Marketing Terms & Trends for 2021

Ever-evolving marketing jargon: it just seems to come with the territory. From acronyms to shorthand and nicknames for emerging technologies, sometimes it can feel like marketers are creating their own language. Don’t worry! You’re not alone in feeling like you have to look up every acronym. If you’re diving into email marketing and feeling overwhelmed by the language, this helpful…
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How to Create Amazing Email Drip Campaigns

The phrase “drip campaign” may have you envisioning a leaky faucet, but it’s nothing of the kind. A drip campaign can be a useful strategy when designing an automated email campaign. The term “drip” refers to a slow, steady communication plan that involves sending a series of emails to your contact list at scheduled trigger points. Drip campaigns are based…
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Reasons Your Email Marketing Automation Isn’t Working

An email marketing automation strategy is designed to attract prospects, keep in touch with existing customers, provide information, and drive sales. And a truly effective email marketing strategy works well in conjunction with all of your other marketing tactics. Because the average person gets hundreds of emails a day and has evolving tastes and interests, it can be tricky designing…
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Marketing Platforms to Grow Your Business

Marketing platforms are becoming more and more key to any comprehensive business strategy. From back-end office automation to customer-reaching tools, finding one that fits all of your needs and is easy to use can be challenging. SharpSpring offers a powerful suite of sales and marketing automation tools that will integrate your goals into one platform. You can focus on a…
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Never Buy An Email List: 9 Essential Strategies for Email Marketing Success

Email marketing is an invaluable strategy. According to the Marketing Email Tracker from Data and Marketing Association, for every $1 you spend on email marketing, you can expect an average return of $42. But to see your emails increase your customer base and improve brand awareness, you have to effectively build your email lists. When it comes to increasing the…
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5 Types of Emails to Improve Customer Retention in 2021

Acquiring new customers is always important, and retaining those customers is vital to growing your brand. Your email marketing campaigns need to effectively hook your target audience and keep them coming back for more. Here are five types of customer retention emails that can help you meet your goals in 2021. 1. Welcome Emails When a new customer subscribes to…
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How to Use Automated Content Marketing

Marketing automation helps make life a little easier. Let’s take a look at marketing automation in a broad sense to truly understand the specifics of how automated content marketing. In a nutshell, marketing automation refers to platforms that help businesses automate all of their marketing and sales engagement processes to generate more leads, convert those leads to sales and optimize…
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Your 2021 Guide to Internet Marketing

Internet usage is growing at an exponential rate: it jumped from 4 billion daily users in 2018 to 4.39 billion in 2019, and it keeps increasing. Many of those billions of users are also shopping online, which means internet marketing has become one of the most lucrative industries in the world. As a marketer, you have numerous ways to reach…
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The Dangers of Purchased Lists

It’s a scary feeling. You’ve got sales breathing down your neck for new leads and management asking for the latest MQL figures. It can be very tempting to make an easy move that could turn out to have terrible consequences. If you’ve been in marketing for very long at all you probably know where I’m going with this. The purchased…