Knowing the Challenges of Email Marketing

Meghan Flavin Advertising, Blog, Content and Creative Leave a Comment

Email is not dead, not matter what some people say, we’ve talked about it before. It is still proven to be an effective and affordable means of communicating and advertising. But that’s not to say that email facing its fair share of challenges.  When looking at the engagement, it is imperative to understand the potential challenges of email marketing before …

5 Tips for Great Email Campaigns

Meghan Flavin Blog, Content and Creative, Delivery Leave a Comment

We’ve been reflecting on what has been working and what we can improve upon when it comes to great email campaigns. We would like to think that all of our emails are opened and read and the appropriate actions were taken, but we are also realistic. When we start to analyze the information, it is clear that some of the most …

Boosting Client Engagement with 5 Quick Tips

Meghan Flavin Blog, Content and Creative, Data and Analytics, Delivery Leave a Comment

“Content is King” is something we have and will continue to hear, but what does it ultimately mean? The content in our public (and private) communications is the information we choose to put in front of specific or general audiences. The ‘king’ portion is the fashion in which we choose to do that, the layout you might say.  Yes, the …

The State of Content Management

Lance Hemenway Blog, Content and Creative, Data and Analytics Leave a Comment

Recently, we’ve had a lot of conversation about content marketing. First, what is content marketing really? The formalized definition states that “content marketing is the marketing and business process for creating and distributing relevant and valuable content to attract, acquire, and engage a clearly defined and understood target audience – with the objective of driving profitable customer action.” A translated definition …

Runner's Guide to Email

Runner’s Guide to Email

Laura Noll Blog, Content and Creative

In the midst of early summer half marathon training, I realized that these worlds of mine — running and email — aren’t quite so different. In fact, many of the secrets runners use in their training can help us be significantly better marketers when applied to email. Runners rarely dive headfirst into running without a goal or strategy. For some, …

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Measuring the True Value of Audience Engagement Across Digital Media

Laura Noll Blog, Content and Creative, Delivery

The success of your digital marketing initiatives can be easily measured by engagement. The level of interaction created between your brand and your audience in the digital space can be very telling when it comes to the effectiveness of your marketing efforts. But, not all engagement is created equal and it’s important that you mind which types of engagement are …

Why email

Why Email? Why Not?

Laura Noll Blog, Content and Creative

A dirty little secret: most of my blog posts begin as questions someone asked. In truth, it makes it easier to have a conversation and relay information than to just regurgitate marketing messages you don’t really want to hear. You can thank me later. All too often, though, I get caught up answering those questions in a how you should …

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3 Easy Steps for Improving Your Content Archives

Laura Noll Blog, Content and Creative

Content archives play hugely beneficial roles in keeping traffic rolling through your site and fueling your monetization efforts. As you add content to your website — through a blog, landing page or otherwise — you are adding to the library of keywords that can help you to be found online. With proper SEO optimization and maintenance of those keywords, your …

4 Tips for Creating Relevant Content

Laura Noll Blog, Content and Creative

Plenty of times, we’ve talked about content relevance being a key factor in achieving great open rates and consistent email deliverability. But just how do you build that relevance? Know who you want to talk with and ensure that your audience is the same audience that’s already on your website and engaging with your brand. Know their interests and what …