How to Keep Marketing Content Secure

Marketing content is a favorite target of hackers since it generally exists across a variety of different systems, and is public-facing. In addition, the data that exists in your online marketing platform is very valuable, whether it’s the personal information of your customers or marketing materials that represent a serious…

What Are Content Blocks and How Do I Use Them?

You’ve sat down at your computer, opened your email marketing tool, and… You don’t know what to do next. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Even when you find the time to work on your marketing, the thought of getting started can be daunting enough to make you say, “I’ll just…

How Long Should a Marketing Email Be?

Here’s a marketing email a colleague received last week. Have you ever gotten an email like this before? How far did you read before you stopped? I didn’t manage to get very far. There was so much text, and I knew that I didn’t have that much time to read,…

What to Write In Your Nonprofit Email Each Month

It always helps to have a guiding principle in your email, and your nonprofit’s cause can serve as a homing beacon for all of your messaging. If you can clearly and sharply explain what your organization is trying to achieve, then your email is likely to be successful. To design…

How Story Connects Customers to Your Business

This weekend I visited my friend Greg who owns a tackle shop, where fishermen go to gear up on lures and flies. I perused his shelves while he told me about his recent late night marketing research binge. He learned that telling stories can help pull in customers through the…