How Many Calls to Action Should Your Email Have?


There’s a good chance you read this headline and said out loud, “one!” And for most email types, you’re probably right—one call-to-action per email is the general recommendation for a reason: it holds your audience’s attention to the singular “thing” you want them to do, which is click to convert on your email. But sometimes, one call-to-action can have the opposite effect: it can turn off recipients who would like to do something, but not necessarily that thing (or at least not yet). For example, let’s say you’re running a […]

How to Use Source Campaign in the emfluence Marketing Platform


Learn how (and why) to sync Source Campaign from Microsoft Dynamics to the emfluence Marketing Platform. We’ll show you how to use this data point for personalizing emails, segmenting for new campaigns, and reporting on the success of marketing campaigns. In this video, you’ll learn how to: Personalize with source campaign Segment based on a lead’s origin Report on success in Microsoft Dynamics and the emfluence Marketing Platform

What to Do with Purchased Email Lists


So you’ve got a list of purchased email addresses—now what? Whether you were pressured to buy this list, came across it in your marketing automation platform, or discovered it in your company files, the first thing you should know is that you should not send an email to these people. Not even to ask them if they want your emails—not even that. It’s tempting to sit on a list of potential buyers, and even more so if you’re in B2B and can make a good guess that these email addresses […]

What’s New with the emfluence Marketing Platform: Q1 2021


The emfluence Marketing Platform team rolls out dozens of new features each year…so many, in fact, that we discovered it can be difficult for our fans to keep track of all the new bells and whistles. That’s why this year, we’re excited to launch a new quarterly series designed to walk you through not just what’s new, but also how to put these new features to use for your company.  For our first edition of What’s New with emfluence, watch David Cacioppo and Natalie Jackson chat about: Our new integration […]

Tip of the Month: Variable Images for Each Inbox


Want to take your personalization to new depths? By leveraging Device and Email Client Targeting options through our friends at NiftyImages, you can create dynamic images (and links) that are designed specifically for the recipient’s device or inbox. Use Cases for Email Client Targeting As seen in our example email this month, you could have received a different image depending on whether you opened the email in Yahoo!, Outlook, AOL Webmail, Gmail, Webmail, or otherwise (the fallback image). Which one did you receive? For the purposes of sending this to […]

 

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