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5 Ways To Get Your Email Under Control

Kate Bartolotta | Posted 08.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Kate Bartolotta

When we get caught up in the need to respond and stay plugged in at all times, we are operating out of fear, which isn't helpful in any kind of communication -- business or personal. A few tips to shift your relationship with your inbox -- and the people you're emailing:

Map Out Your Email Marketing Game Plan -- Part Three

Erik Harbison | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business
Erik Harbison

Once you've recognized and acted on the power of email marketing, others will be coming to you for advice. You may have even started to build an audience of other marketers as they want to pick your brain and hear your thoughts.

When Email and Texting Are Insufficient: An Interview with the Phone Lady

Phil Simon | Posted 08.24.2015 | Business
Phil Simon

I long for the days of in-person conversation. Isn't that preferable to interminable email torrents and emoticon-laden exchanges of text messages? It turns out that I'm far from the only one with these types of thoughts. 

Why Every New Business Needs An Email List (And How to Build One)

Kenny Kline | Posted 08.21.2015 | Business
Kenny Kline

In the words of online marketing guru Neil Patel, "Email marketing is here to stay, and it can help you generate more visitors and increase your income."

Critique of Hillary From Bernie Supporters Shouldn't Lead to the Phrase 'You Sound Like A Republican!'

H. A. Goodman | Posted 08.19.2015 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

This liberal infighting isn't only about competing allegiances. It's about values, communication style, regulating Wall Street, a debate over Clinton's aggressive foreign policy and Bernie's recent Congressional Award from the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the future of the Democratic Party.

Map Out Your Email Marketing Game Plan - Part Two

Erik Harbison | Posted 08.11.2015 | Business
Erik Harbison

Now that you've made that initial connection with a few people by welcoming them to your email community, you've found yourself feeling inspired. You're comfortable enough with the concept and value of email marketing and you really want to grow your reach. At this point, you've done the basics and are happy with your results but now you're asking, "Where do I go from here?"

More Life, Less Email: How to Conquer Your Inbox

Gayle Hilgendorff | Posted 08.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Gayle Hilgendorff

The next time your email inbox takes control of your day, try the following suggestions to regain control:

Alternative Ways to Sign Off On An Email

Greg Mania | Posted 07.30.2015 | Comedy
Greg Mania

It's unequivocally clear emails have evolved into their own form of communication. With this form comes a new standard of digital etiquette; it may seem like a minor element in an email, but a sign off conveys a lot about you to your recipient.

You May Soon Be Able To Get The Perfect Gmail Address

The Huffington Post | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 07.27.2015 | Technology

Nobody wants a Gmail address that looks like this: XxXLorenzoLigato93@gmail.com.  But for those of us who weren't lucky enough to get the usernam...

Are Your Emails Ruining Your Reputation?

Dianna Booher | Posted 07.20.2015 | Business
Dianna Booher

World War II veterans heard the warning "Loose lips sink ships." Today's corollary is that loose lips and lengthy clips may limit risks with the SEC regarding disclosures about finances. But wordy emails will drive your coworkers nuts.

Map Out Your Email Marketing Game Plan - Part One

Erik Harbison | Posted 07.14.2015 | Business
Erik Harbison

So you're interested in getting started with email marketing for your business. You've skimmed a few "email marketing for beginners" articles, but you still haven't fully grasped the concept or figured out exactly what to do.

Facebook Just Did Something You Should Know... It's About Email

Warren Harding | Posted 07.09.2015 | Technology
Warren Harding

Facebook just made an announcement about the Facebook Messaging App which has been kept pretty quiet, but I think it has a big long-term play for the social media giant.

Gmail's New 'Undo Send' Feature Is Too Late To Fix My Ruined Life

The Huffington Post | Aaron Nemo | Posted 06.29.2015 | Comedy

Where was this ten years ago when I needed it!?

We're Sorry to See You Go

Elli Thompson Purtell | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Elli Thompson Purtell

I'm a big fan of the Irish goodbye. You know, where you slip out the back door before anyone knows you're gone? It's easy, efficient, painless and saves you from long goodbyes and agonizing "don't go's."

The Stupid Emails You Need To Stop Writing

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 06.19.2015 | Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Most people maintain their inbox a lot better than they maintain their personal or family lives. Unfortunately, our inboxes have been polluted by horrible messages and unnecessary communication. Do you find yourself writing these six types of emails?

Don't Press the Button: the Problem With Email and What to Do About It

Samuel 'Gentoku' McCree | Posted 05.18.2015 | Technology
Samuel 'Gentoku' McCree

Email's, texts, and alerts feed your desire to be important, to be loved, and to get good news. It won't go away if you just stop hitting the button. Instead, you have to learn rewire the whole damn system.

Take Time to Edit Your Own Writing - You Just Might Improve It!

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 05.15.2015 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

Consider all the times you received poorly written emails from colleagues or acquaintances. Did your impression of them change because of their lack of proper grammar and language? How about their misspellings or even missing words?

Get More Out of Your Email List

Laura Packard | Posted 05.12.2015 | Impact
Laura Packard

If you have a non-profit, email may be one of the most important cost-effective tools for reaching your supporters. However, just building a list will not necessarily help your organization reach your goals.

When Will We Be Ready To Let Go Of Email?

Meredith Arthur | Posted 05.12.2015 | Technology
Meredith Arthur

I've been thinking about email's death crawl. Surely it's on its way out as a daily communication tool, but the rate of its death seems to differ from person to person. Moving out of your head and your inbox, and into a more active communication with others is a healthier way to understand your relationships and the world.

From Emoticons to Emoji: The New Punctuation

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 06.01.2015 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Less is more, especially with texts, which are meant 2 b short. The great advantages of texting and email are the three e's: They're easy, effective and effortless. But the downside of electronic messaging is the lack of nuance.

3 Ways to Future-Proof Your Email Marketing

Erik Harbison | Posted 05.06.2015 | Technology
Erik Harbison

Remember the days when you needed to drive a quick increase in signups, sales or downloads and you could simply send an email to your 'list'? While you still may be able to do this in some respects, all future trends lead to more and more control being snatched from marketers and placed in the hands (literally) of the customer.

4 Stupid Mistakes That Get Your Emails Deleted

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 05.05.2015 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Chances are you've read bad unsolicited emails and probably sent a few yourself. Don't you get frustrated when people don't respond to you? If you're ready to stop ticking recipients off then stop doing these four stupid things when you send them emails.

Going On Vacation? Don't Pack Your Email

Jessica Wang | Posted 05.01.2015 | Business
Jessica Wang

Some can't relax unless they know there are no fires burning at work, so they check email surreptitiously while their travel companions are planning the day's excursion. Not me, not anymore.

5 Tips to Drastically Improve Your Email Marketing

Jonathan Long | Posted 06.23.2015 | Small Business
Jonathan Long

Email marketing provides a huge opportunity for business growth when done correctly, so I wanted to put together a list of tips that you can easily adapt to your strategy.

9 Ways My Inbox Is Taunting Me

Ashley Alteman | Posted 06.21.2015 | Parents
Ashley Alteman

You really do offer some incredible sales. However, your products take about three years to arrive, and by the time I do receive them, my daughter no longer wears that size.