Business Newsletters: Is Your Newsletter Still Relevant?

Writing on the Web

I am frequently asked if business newsletters are still relevant, or if blogs, social media, and videos have replaced them. When done well, a newsletter is very important for staying in touch with clients and prospects and a great way to build credibility and trust.

How to Create an Effective Email Newsletter for Your Business

Webbiquity

Newsletter marketing is the most effective way for business to stay “top-of-mind” with customers and sales prospects. There are many metrics by which to gauge the effectiveness of your newsletter, including: Increased rate of subscribers – measures your reach.

5 Powerful Newsletters That Teach More Than a College Degree

Act-On

It’s amazing how much great information you can pack into a well-thought-out newsletter. Marketing Life Marketing Strategy marketing life marketing newsletters newslettersCheck out these examples of how to do it right.

Compelling Newsletter Content:2 Big Problems

Writing on the Web

From what I see, many small business professionals struggle with writing compelling newsletter content. The trick to creating compelling newsletter content is simple: You’ve got to connect with readers in emotional ways and offer solutions to their problems. .

Managing Your Newsletter Email List:5 Must-Do’s

Writing on the Web

When it comes to creating or growing your newsletter email list , you need to stay on top of managing it so it brings you clients. Sending newsletters with relevant useful information is a great way to keep connected, but it needs to be done as efficiently as possible.

Should You Send Holiday Newsletters?

Writing on the Web

Shortcuts to Newsletters. Are you sending holiday newsletters for your business? Even though you may be tempted to put all your time and energy into maintaining your business blog , a newsletter is still a vital, viable way to stay connected to clients and prospects.

Newsletters, Social Media, Blogs: What’s Best?

Writing on the Web

width="300" height="200" title="Newsletters, Social Media, Blogs: Whats Best?" /> Have blogs and social media replaced e-newsletters ? Ask other professionals if they’re getting results from an e-newsletter , and then judge for yourself if it’s worth the time and effort (and money).

How to Build a Great Newsletter

Contently

Email—and newsletters specifically—remains one of the most consistent ways to build a loyal audience, whether you’re a Fortune 500 company or a freelancer just getting started. Newsletters, on the other hand, have seen something of a renaissance. Media Voices Email newsletters

E-Newsletters: What’s the Ideal Format?

Writing on the Web

Newsletters: What’s the best format to send yours so it gets delivered, opened, and read? . There is a definite divergence of opinions, but according to my readers, the preferred formatting and distribution method for e-Newsletters is HTML. Focus on only 3-4 sections in your newsletter.

Best Kept Secret of an Email Newsletter Bio

Writing on the Web

What’s the best kept secret of a newsletter bio? The same is true for an email newsletter bio. While everyone wants to know about who you are as the author of an email newsletter, mostly they want to know “ what’s in it for me.”

Tips to Get Your Business Newsletter Read

Writing on the Web

Does anyone read your business e-newsletter? In a previous post, I asked if you were sending a holiday newsletter for your business. Here are a few timeless tips to help you get your newsletter read. Yes, even in a holiday newsletter, you should include a biography.

E-Newsletter Review: Is There Something Wrong?

Writing on the Web

How’s your e-newsletter ? You may be doing all the right content marketing things (e-newsletter, blog, social media, articles, etc.) Last week I asked which was best for marketing: blogs, social media or e-newsletters. P.S. Are you signed up for my monthly newsletter?

Are we seeing an e-newsletter renaissance?

Salesfusion

The post Are we seeing an e-newsletter renaissance? appeared first on Salesfusion. Email Marketing Marketing Automation Uncategorized B2B Marketing

Three Myths and Realities of Client Newsletters

Marketing Craftmanship

Client newsletters are the most widely used, often abused and hotly debated marketing tactic for professional services firms of any size. Here are three highly subjective myths and realities to help your firm determine whether it’s a worthwhile tool, or how to improve your current newsletter.

How Can I Use a Newsletter to Improve My Marketing?

FMG Suite

A newsletter is one of the most powerful forms of email marketing that an advisor can use to nurture leads […]. Content Email Marketing Marketing Tips

What NOT To Do When Creating Your Newsletter

Lead Liaison

The only good newsletter that I ever received was in 2008. At the bottom of the newsletter was an offer that simply said: For the first 20 people to respond to this email, you will receive a pair of tickets to our suite at the next New England Patriots game.

Email Newsletters Are Experiencing a Renaissance

Content Standard

These days, the rising star of audience engagement is an unlikely candidate: the humble e-newsletter. Despite the competition from apps and social platforms, email newsletters are experiencing a bona fide revival. The Curious Revival of E-Newsletters. The New Newsletter.

Quick Guide to Email Newsletter Distribution

Marketing Insider Group

An email newsletter is a tremendously valuable distribution outlet many brands overlook. Below is a break down of everything you need to know to get started to put an email newsletter distribution strategy in place. WHY AN EMAIL NEWSLETTER? EMAIL NEWSLETTER BEST PRACTICES.

Business Newsletter Tips: Don’t be the Grinch this Holiday

Writing on the Web

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times: your business newsletter content must solve problems for your readers or help them meet a need. But once you get your readers to open your email newsletter, make sure they keep reading by offering compelling, relevant information.

How the Best Newsletters Get – and Keep – Readers’ Attention

Content Marketing Institute

Yet, as a marketer you want your prospects to want more email – to want your newsletters, at least. How do you create a newsletter so compelling that people not only subscribe to it but also continually look forward to receiving and reading it? Nobody wants more email.

Client Newsletters: Do They Belong in Your B2B Marketing Mix?

KoMarketing Associates

However, for certain B2B industries, a little more curation is needed, hence why the client newsletter continues to be a mainstay strategy for email marketing. A client newsletter is just what it sounds like: a curated newsletter, often centered on specific themes or topics.

How to Revive a Dying E-Newsletter: 4 Tips

The Point

The demise of email newsletters as an effective B2B marketing tactic has been, to paraphrase Mr. Twain, grossly exaggerated. In fact, email newsletters can be a critical part of an ongoing lead nurturing strategy. For all their benefits, however, newsletters are a royal pain to produce.

Client Newsletters: Empty Suit of the B2B Marketing Mix

Marketing Craftmanship

Most Client Newsletters Deliver No Tangible Business Value. Client newsletters are the most widely used, often abused and hotly debated B2B marketing tactic for professional services firms of any size. MYTH #1: Your Firm Needs a Client Newsletter.

How Targeted “Pop-Up Newsletters” Grab Hyperengaged Audiences

Content Standard

Newsletter marketing might be experiencing a renaissance , but so much of it sticks to a tried-and-true formula: regular drops, same template, point to content available on your hub. So why doesn’t that apply to your email newsletter strategy?

How to Write an Effective Email Newsletter

Webbiquity

A few years ago, I was tasked with reviving a declining company newsletter. First, the newsletter was split into two separate publications. The other version – the prospect newsletter – was designed primarily to appeal to prospects, although existing customers were welcome to sign up. For instructions on how to accomplish that task, check out the new How to Write Effective Email Newsletters page on WebMarketCentral.com.

How to Create a Newsletter that Actually Converts

Kapost

The post How to Create a Newsletter that Actually Converts appeared first on Kapost Content Marketing Blog. Email marketing is still one of the most powerful forms of marketing available to you—provided that you do it right. According to ExactTarget, 91% of consumers check their inbox daily.

E-Newsletter Review: How’s Your Ezine?

Writing on the Web

You may be doing all the right content marketing things (e-newsletter, blog, articles, etc.) I got an email from a client who lamented the poor results from her emailed newsletter. This would be a good time to check your own e-newsletter for opportunities for improvement.

7 Email Marketing Best Practices to Boost Newsletter Engagement

Roketto

When you send an email to an email address in your database or newsletter subscription, that person will see the email. In addition to testing out the subject line, you will also need to test out the best time and best frequency for your newsletter content. When it comes to frequency, most businesses start with a monthly email full of newsletter content and increase frequency from there. Or the question of “Did I even sign up for this newsletter content?”.

The Rise of the Journalistic Email Newsletter: A New Way to Reach Your Niche Audience

Content Standard

One result of this scalability is the growth in popularity of the journalistic email newsletter, which has been championed by some early adopters and is becoming a more popular method of audience engagement. Instead, journalistic email newsletters are written specifically for your email inbox.

How To Write Email Newsletters That People Actually Want To Read

Hubspot

Each of these violations makes up a core element of the infamous “Email Newsletter.” Self-respecting email-marketers scoff at email newsletters. And yet…we’re seeing a resurgence of (dare I say it) GREAT email newsletters cropping up everywhere.

GetResponse makes it easiest to start an email newsletter compared to Aweber and MailChimp

Biznology

That killer app is the email newsletter, also known as email marketing. It’s hard enough, and enough trouble, to put together a weekly newsletter on it’s own, how would anyone have time to put together one or more pre-populated and pre-written autoresponder.

7 Email Marketing Best Practices to Boost Newsletter Engagement

Roketto

When you send an email to an email address in your database or newsletter subscription, that person will see the email. In addition to testing out the subject line, you will also need to test out the best time and best frequency for your newsletter content. When it comes to frequency, most businesses start with a monthly email full of newsletter content and increase frequency from there. Or the question of “Did I even sign up for this newsletter content?”.

How to Improve Email Newsletter Performance? Here’s the Engagement Opportunity You’re Missing

SnapApp

In this post, we’ll dive into some email newsletter best practices and then look at how you can tie in interactive content to drive clicks within your email marketing efforts. . Here’s an example of a well-done newsletter from StitchFix that touches on some of these best practices: . .

How to Build an Email Newsletter that Wins Business

Hinge Marketing

” — Hinge Email Marketing Guide How can you build a winning email newsletter while avoiding the common mistakes many firms fall into? 1) Position your newsletter for success. As an agency founder myself, their newsletter is an invaluable resource to my practice.

The Email Newsletter All Other Emails are Jealous of

Fathom

No brand avoids that dreaded delete button better than theSkimm , a daily email newsletter that recaps the news for subscribers and pretty much puts all other emails to shame. It’s a daily email newsletter that tells people what’s happening in the world in under 5 minutes. The post The Email Newsletter All Other Emails are Jealous of appeared first on Fathom. Marketing Automation / Email Marketo Email email marketing email newsletter

I Signed Up for 30 Newsletters Across 6 Verticals, and This Is What I Learned

SnapApp

Journalistic newsletters are on the rise this year , and both media and marketing teams are looking for ways to best optimize the channel. To get high-level view of current newsletter trends, I started an experiment. Newsletter tactic #1: Spotlighting existing material.

7 Email Marketing Best Practices to Boost Newsletter Engagement

Roketto

Email isn’t going anywhere. Email Marketing Featured

5 Tips for Making the Most of Email Newsletters

Marketing Action

Most email marketers are fully aware of the benefits – and the challenges – of an e-newsletter. I don’t know anyone who has a yearly email newsletter, but I guess it’s possible.) Making sure a regular newsletter goes out regularly, on deadline, every time, is a challenge.

Newsletter Content that Engages Your Marketing Database

Anything Goes Marketing

Who are you Writing Your Newsletters for? For many companies, newsletters are key to either keeping customers, creating repeat customers or nurturing prospects who are interested in your products but not yet ready to buy. Why would I want to open your newsletter?

A "successful" email newsletter

Anything Goes Marketing

I just read what I thought would be an intersesting article on successful email newsletters but ended up being a waste of my time which is ironic as the article states that email newsletters can be wastes of time. In the article: [link] it states that IBM uses the ever popular video newsletter called ForwardView.