At first glance, email blasting may not seem like the nicest thing to do. We’ve all received junky spam emails before, and each time we’re force to hit the “delete” or “spam” buttons is another few seconds wasted to a junk email marketer. But when it comes time to organize a marketing campaign, one fact stares us in the face: email marketing is the higest-ROI marketing platform available today. So how do we implement a mass email campaign without being spammers? Let’s find out…
Launching a bulk email campaign can be an effective way to reach a mass audience without incurring the high costs typically involved in using traditional advertising methods such as radio or television. However, the downside to this is that unlimited email marketing has been abused at times by those who send out mass emails without following proper procedure or allowing consumers the choice of continuing to receive such solicitations. Below are some tips for using email marketing while avoiding being labeled as a spammer.
As traditional marketing methods such as radio, TV, and newspaper advertising continue to decline in popularity, bulk emailing remains a growing source of focus for getting the word out about a product and driving sales. While the practice of unlimited email marketing initially seemed to be tarnished by the actions of a few bad apples known as spammers, legislation such as the CAN SPAM act of 2003 codified acceptable practices in the industry. This allowed for its continued growth as well as the entry of many major corporations into the email mark
Many times companies send bulk email online with high hopes, only to find that their conversion rates have been sabotaged by an inordinately high rate of delivery failures. This occurs when many of the emails you’ve sent get directed to the spam filter of the recipient, and are never read. A few tips for improving your delivery rates and avoiding the dreaded spam treatment are listed below.