Sales Barrier – Lying in LinkedIn Email Marketing

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Yet some of those B2B professionals are 100% clueless about how to use it especially when it comes to email marketing. Whenever I accept a LinkedIn invitation I always send a LinkedIn email that: Acknowledges when we meet and asks to schedule a one on one phone call or meeting.

Email Marketing Works Provided You…

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Once again another email entered my In Box from someone I did not know who had subscribed me to her email marketing list without permission. Worse yet this was someone who claimed to be a social media marketing expert. Email marketing works with permission based marketing!

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Stay Engaged with Borrowers Using Email Marketing

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One of the biggest struggles today’s lenders have is shifting from a refi market to a purchase market. Fortunately, using email marketing can be an effective tool to sustain continuous awareness in both borrowers and referral partners.

Why Are You Email Marketing to Me?

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When did email marketing transition from permission based to everyone and his or her brother or sister? How many times must we unsubscribe from people who have bought email lists to adding our email addresses to their email marketing database without our permission? Recently a “communications coach” and “life coach” sent me an email. I never asked for my email address to be added to her database.

7 Tips For Automating Your Email Marketing

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Email marketing is an area of marketing in which automation is completely essential. You simply can’t do email marketing effectively without some version of an autoresponder program, which automates subscriptions, list organization and message broadcasts.

Powerful Email Marketing

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Today, I received an unsolicited email titled, “Would you like to blog about sales automation.” Or then, I notice, this company and product provide tools to optimize our ability to leverage and automate email prospecting, maximizing their impact.

Effective or Ineffective EMail Marketing? You Decide

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Several times a day I receive emails from complete strangers wanting me to consider their solutions. The first problem they have with their email marketing is they are complete strangers. For example, I recently received this email: Hi Leanne (this was one of the few employing email marketing to actually use my first name and spell it correctly – Win 2 points). Problem from my perspective is starting essentially the email with the word “I.”

Words Matter Especially in Email Marketing

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The words you choose matter and no where is that more evident than in small business email marketing. Mail Chimp just released some research specific to words in email marketing headlines and the results are indeed interesting. The word FREE still entices people to open emails. There was quite of bit insightful information within this research on email marketing.

What’s the Best Email Marketing Software?

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Optimize your Email Marketing

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6 Steps to Improve ROI of your Mortgage Email Marketing

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Email is a powerful sales and marketing tool. In fact, it might surprise you that email marketing, when done right, has the highest ROI for your marketing dollar. ” According to VentureBeat, email is the channel generating the highest ROI for marketers.

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Simply Speaking Email Marketing May Turn Off Sales Referrals

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Being connected within the sales community, I receive a lot of emails. This past week I received an email from a colleague who was seeking either my direct business or sales referrals. The content of his email (see below) took me by surprise because we had actually spoken.

When an Email Marketing Tool Isn’t Enough

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There’s no doubt that email marketing is a critical component of marketing automation, but it’s definitely not the only thing that a marketing automation platform accomplishes. Email Marketing vs. Marketing Automation: What’s the Difference?

Is Your LinkedIn Email Marketing P ing People Off?

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You craft a personal LinkedIn email message to that individual including first name and possibly even part of his or her headline. Then in your marketing message you provide the opportunity for a free trial of your solution.

The Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts of Email Marketing

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From planning your schedule to crafting your emails to fretting over subject lines, there’s a lot that goes into an email marketing campaign. 5 Email Marketing Do’s. Segment Your Lists: You don’t want to send every single email to everyone in your database.

Revamping Your Email Marketing Strategy for 2017 – Part 2

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In our previous post we discussed the basics for giving your email marketing strategy a makeover this year. We examined list segmentation, personalization, and mobile readiness: three very important spheres of email marketing. Email Marketing Sales Development Technology

Is Your Email Marketing Creating Distrust?

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So why do so many email marketing experts fail to teach this one trust building action in their hyped up, get thousands of sales leads email marketing programs? Sp what is this one trust building email marketing action that creates trust and not create distrust?

Probably The Worst Email Marketing Campaign I’ve Gotten

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I’ve refrained for some time whining about bad marketing. ” It would be unfair, though possibly not unreasonable, to use a bad marketing campaign from and industrial products company, or a an ERP software company, or similar organizations. They simply may not know what “good marketing” looks like. For example, marketing services companies should know what great marketing looks like and execute it themselves in everything they do.

What every email marketer should be doing to protect their list

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Revamping Your Email Marketing Strategy for 2017 – Part 1

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Over 200 billion emails are sent each day [1]. Think about how many emails you get in a 24 hour period. So what will set your email marketing strategy apart for your company? Using someone’s first name in the subject line is a great way to get someone to open your emails.

Coaching Tips for Winning the Email Marketing Game

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Author: Campaigner Email Marketing. Teaser: March Madness-inspired insights for more productive email marketing efforts. March Madness-inspired insights for more productive email marketing efforts. Issue Date: 2016-03-18.

Permission First, Confirmation Second, Email Marketing Third – Friday’s Editorial

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Several years ago I heard all about the importance of building your on line email marketing lists. Adding a name without permission to an email marketing system accomplishes these three objectives (none of which increase sales): Clogs up the email in box of the intended receiver.

Be Selective Before You Send that Prospecting LinkedIn Email

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One potential identifier is a prospecting email sent by a professional colleague from over a 1,000 miles away to attend his workshop for executives just like you. Additionally what your LinkedIn email message says reveals a lot about your overall sales process (marketing, selling and keeping).

Email Marketing 101

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Email Marketing Rule #1 – At the very least, make your email look like it should be legitimate and not spam. Here’s a clue: Emails with “Dear %EMAIL%” as the subject line do not look legitimate nor add to your credibility as a real person with a real product. Enough said. Observations from the real World

Infographic: Sales Processes that Boost Conversion

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Our latest infographic below provides a handy reference guide to help you discover how your organization can do what high-performing sales teams are doing to boost revenue through innovative, proven-to-convert phone and email contact strategies.

What Wasted Time Actually Reveals

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Would you believe checking email (both work and personal) is consuming 6.3 This email marketing and time management research also suggested that 30% of those surveyed check their email in the morning while still in bed. Checking email becomes our excuse not to work.

Just Make Sure Your Email Headline Is Marketing to the Right Sales Leads

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Today I received this email headline “You’re breaking my heart.” ” So curiosity had me open the email given it did not have a virus. The email was from a digital firm marketing their social media analytics product. Analysis: Hmm we are both on LinkedIn and since you had my email address you could have reached out to me there or even call me as a quick search will give you my phone number.

Why Social Media and Not Email for Small Businesses?

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Some interesting research suggests small businesses prefer social media over email marketing. In marketing and sales research conducted by Ripl (mobile application software provider), revealed the following: 55% for Facebook. 7% cited email. Email marketing as a marketing channel came in third to social media posts and blogs (websites). Why Social Media and Not Email? Then what happens is social media becomes the fall back marketing action.

Online Marketing Automation

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3 Inbound Marketing Tips You Can Try Today

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All Data is Not Created Equal: Independent Case Study Proves Why Quality Beats Quantity

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For years, sales and marketing teams have been spending money to buy lead generation tools and contact data to grow their email marketing database. Join the webinar: All Data is NOT Created Equal : An Independent Case Study Comparing ZoomInfo and DiscoverOrg Email Accuracy.

Why That Bargain Contact List You Bought is a Sales Dead End

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Your Email Campaign is Bound to Get Shut Down. Email marketing providers take the quality of your contact lists seriously. When email deliverability is weakened , your whole sales funnel loses its impact and unverified contact lists get email campaigns off to a bad start. Bounce Rates – ISPs require email marketing providers to enforce certain bounce rate thresholds. All that remains are people sick and tired of endless emails.

Marketing Automation Choices

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Direct Mail: Dead or Alive?

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Marketing Automation is More than Email

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Why Must The First Outreach Be a Sales Pitch?

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I am so very tired of the daily avalanche of emails or even phone calls where the other person is making a sales pitch right out of the gate. Yes I know email marketing is supposed to increase sales.

Blaming an Auto Responder for a Bad Email Speaks Volumes

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” I guess that does not apply when receiving a bad email. Yesterday I wrote about how a poorly written email headline may send the wrong message as well as giving my brief analysis about the marketing message. I responded to this email and then received an answer from the person who allegedly sent the email. I like the rapid reply, although this email was automatically generated, not a (insert person’s name) original sadly.”

What Holiday Shopping Taught Me About Email Marketing

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LinkedIn Invitation Is Not a Sales Pitch

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And there is no gray area when it comes to how to use LinkedIn as a marketing channel. ” This person believed because I accepted his invitation, I was open to him “barfing” his sales pitch all over his LinkedIn email.

Is there a right time for email marketing?

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Teaser: Hitting a trifecta in email marketing — right message, right person, right time — is tricky. Janelle Johnson, director of demand generation at marketing automation provider Act-On Software (act-on.com), shares insights on the timing.