For email marketers, finding opportunities to collect background on your customer can deliver a more personalized email experience. While this information exists for every retailer — whether they sell apparel, footwear, jewelry, or insects — marketers often overlook customer background data widely available to them. Stop ignoring the information in front of you and start segmenting your email subscribers by focusing on some behavior-based alternatives.
The lack of audience segmentation usually centers on time and resources. For example, with only two people in the email department, it isn’t realistic to consistently send seven varieties of messages each time. This doesn’t mean a company can’t segment its emails. You just need to start in a manageable way and grow from there.
Apparel and accessories brand Tuckernuck is increasing its conversion rates with user-generated content (UGC) as a way to share its brand as part of its email marketing and social media strategies. In this latest edition of the MCM CommerceChat podcast, we talk with Tuckernuck and Curalate about the impact UGC has had on the brand.
With 90% of retail sales still happening in-store, the retail apocalypse may have been overblown — but ecommerce sales grow year-over-year. The ease of online ordering and free shipping are enough to keep consumers home more often, leaving brick-and-mortar retailers trying to find ways to attract online shoppers to their stores. Here are some ways to incorporate BOPIS into your day-to-day email marketing campaigns.
This year it’s expected that members of Gen Z, now in their late teens and early twenties, will be the largest generational cohort, surpassing millennials and baby boomers and making up one-third of the global population. In a new webinar, Greg Zakowicz, senior commerce marketing analyst at Oracle Bronto, will talk about how to effectively market to Gen Z shoppers via email marketing.
When you sit down with your marketing director and they ask how you can increase email revenue by 5%-plus, increase your repeat customer rate and slow customer churn, what’s your answer going to be? Hint: It can’t be just, “send more email.” Here is why the post-purchase email is severely underutilized yet a powerful tactic.
With 2019 in full swing, it’s never too early to start carefully planning your email marketing campaigns. In fact, it should be at the top of every marketer’s agenda, especially with holidays like Valentine’s Day and President’s Day just around the corner. Here are the top email marketing tips to consider in the year ahead.