Category Archives for Email

Email Marketing Metrics

One of my clients sends daily emails to his list. Up until a few months ago, he wasn’t measuring the results of these daily emails. He looked at daily gross revenue to make sure business growth was on target, but not the individual email marketing metrics. Last fall, I convinced my client to start measuring […]

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Is It Spam or Is It Something Else?

It really bugs me when people misapply the term “spam” to something that is not spam at all. In my vernacular (which is English, by the way), spam is bulk unsolicited email sent indiscriminately, regardless of whether it is commercial or not. If I send an email to my friends and family members — and […]

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Amazon Introduces Broadcast Email Service

Amazon just introduced a new service under their Amazon Web Services (AWS) umbrella. It’s a broadcast email service called Simple Email Service, or Amazon SES for short. In their own words: Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES) is a highly scalable and cost-effective bulk and transactional email-sending service for businesses and developers. Amazon SES eliminates […]

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