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5 days ago by Adestra

Testing tip of the week: Using images in email

Email industry best practice recommends a 60/40 image-to-text ratio, not even including the text you overlay on images. What we’d like to challenge you on this week is the way you use those images… Alternative image placements A layout that has been popular in recent years is alternate images and text like in the example…

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Email design illustration

1 week ago by Adestra

Taking Software AND a Service to a whole new level

Dear colleagues, clients, partners and friends, Today marks a big day for Adestra. We are delighted to announce that the U.S. Trademark Office has issued a registration for our tagline, Software AND a Service®, and we can happily display a Reservation symbol. While the ‘R’ may seem small, the sentiment is large. It not only…

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Software-and-a-Service-Tagline

1 week ago by Adestra

Next steps in your holiday planning

In previous posts, we have explained what email marketers should do when planning their email marketing strategy. Having followed this advice your lists are now ready, you have identified your winners, thought about your different segments, created a consistent strategy across channels, and tested your ideas. So, now you might be wondering: is there anything…

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2 weeks ago by Adestra

Testing tip of the week: Intro or straight to the point?

The way subscribers react to content is a very individual thing. By all means read up on case studies and articles and arm yourself with as much industry knowledge as possible – just take it with a pinch of salt and always test your assumptions with your own subscribers rather than theoretical ones. Some email…

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3 weeks ago by Adestra

Our 3 key takeaways from TFM 2017

Whether you went to TFM (Technology for Marketing) or not, there are few things you may have missed from the UK’s martech-only event held at London Olympia… We attended on both days, chatting to interested marketers on our stand and sharing insights on email marketing strategies and trends. We also enjoyed exchanging thoughts with industry…

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First-Person Marketing

3 weeks ago by Adestra

Testing tip of the week: The right time to send an email

When is the best time to send an email? You hopefully know by now that there is no magic bullet for this. If, say, 8pm on a Thursday starts working well and all marketers start using it, it will rapidly become the worst time to send. With subscribers opening more and more emails on mobile,…

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time to plan

4 weeks ago by Adestra

Testing tip of the week: Progress bars in automation programs

We live in an era of impatience. You’ve no doubt read that our attention span averages less than eight seconds, and is likely to decrease further as we continue to be flooded with information from more sources than ever before. So, how do you keep an always-on audience engaged? Our suggested testing tip this week…

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A progress bar will help your subscribers along their journey.

1 month ago by Adestra

Planning for the holidays? What email marketers should do now

OK, don’t hate me. You might not be ready to see any holiday emails yet (and neither are your customers!), but this is the time when most marketers are in the middle of their planning. You’ve probably already reviewed the holiday collection of products and approved which ones have made it to the final list.…

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Holiday email planning

1 month ago by Adestra

Testing tip of the week: Should you use a teaser email?

As a follow-up from last week’s testing tip, we wanted to delve a little deeper into the idea of using a teaser email to generate interest. Before you start generating ideas, have a think through the situations where this would be appropriate –  a new product launch, perhaps, or a new feature or upcoming event.…

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