Emma Social recap: The Bye-Bye New Year’s Resolution edition

A roundup of links we loved this week

Did you know today is the most common day for people to abandon their 2014 resolutions and get back business as usual? If you're one of the few still holding on by a thread, cheers to you! Keep it up, you resolved individual, you. And if you fell off the resolution wagon, no worries. There's always next year. While you wait for the next 11 months to pass, have a look at the best in social from this past week. 

Best practices
Welcome emails are 86% more effective than newsletters. Make email automation work for you.
Things marketers should keep an eye on in 2014
Tips and tricks to grow your Twitter audience

Emma news
Nashville locals: Register for Email Marketing for Makers on Jan. 29
Calling all universities and schools! We're hosting a free webinar for you on Jan. 31
We're looking for some stellar sales folks to join our team. Apply now!

Fun finds
Did you notice that the Maytag man got a makeover?
A cool look into office space design, Nashville landmarks and our company culture
Check out 2013's top social media acquisitions

Our most popular tweet of the week

 

A favorite from our own feed

I have to agree, Chad. Ben is pretty great, and he also knows where to find the world's best donuts. If you happen to get him on your next call to our support team, be sure to ask.