Emma Social recap: The Aggressively Friendly edition

A roundup of links we loved this week

At Emma, we take serious pride in our customer service. Whether it's our award-winning, freakishly helpful support team or hands-on services from our marketing experts, we do everything we can to help customers get the very best results from their email marketing. Other folks take a different strategy when it comes to support, like Vooza's Happiness Engineers. They're, uh, a little insane about their customer service. You'll see what we mean.

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The Brainiac Guide to Welcome Email Automation

Emma’s “Oh blather, I’m stuck” list

A baker's dozen of quick ideas for stylish email content

Drawing a blank on what to say in your next email campaign? Here are 13 ideas designed to get you started with content that goes beyond ordinary newsletters and promotions. Take 'em and make 'em your own, and happy sending. Cheers!

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How to beat email fatigue in the new year

Recently, our friends at Direct Marketing News asked me, "How can marketers combat email fatigue after a busy holiday season and re-engage subscribers for the new year?" Here's what I had to say.

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9 holiday songs to inspire your email marketing

Love it or hate it, Christmas music is the soundtrack of the season. And perhaps our eggnog is spiked with a little too much marketing cheer, but it dawned on us that there are email lessons marketers can learn from these tunes. Think we have one too many sugarplums dancing in our heads? Take these 9 holiday classics for example.

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Emma Social recap: The Marketing United edition

A roundup of links we loved this week

It's been a super exciting week around Emma. That’s because we officially announced we’re hosting our first-ever marketing conference, Marketing United! It’s called Marketing United, because we’re bringing together our community and network of friends to learn from industry experts, innovators, and from each other. Get all the details here. Hope you can make it! 

And in keeping with the spirit, we’ve also united our favorite links and social posts from the week that was. Enjoy!.

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6 brilliant marketing predictions from Emma staff for 2015

60% of the time, we're right every time

It’s the end of the year, which means marketers everywhere are making predictions on the big trends we should prepare for in 2015. And hey, we’re no different. Time will tell if our crystal ball is more accurate than others, but the blind gypsy we bought it from in Printer’s Alley promised us that it’s never wrong. So we passed it around to several Emma staffers, and here’s what they saw.

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How to boost sales with email automation and smart integration

What we learned from Mabel & Zora

A chat with Tiffany Bean, owner of Portland women's boutique Mabel & Zora, on how she automates emails and integrates with Shopify to get big email marketing results, lift sales and increase website traffic.

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Emma Social recap: The Awkward Santa Photo edition

A roundup of links we loved this week

Yep, it’s that time of year. Parents far and wide drag their kids to the mall or local Christmas fest to take their picture with Santa. And the results? Glorious. Once you’re done gleefully embarrassing/terrifying your kids, give this week’s links a read. They’re almost as rewarding.

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