If you receive the #emailweekly regularly, you have been subject to innovative/ridiculous designs, delayed sends, obscure subject lines and the odd error here and there. Some of these were on purpose, others weren’t. I guess you could say we’ve kind of learnt something from each one.
We like to think of the weekly as a playground for email code so we thought we would bare all for the eyes of our subscribers. Here is what we’ve found from AA/AB testing/sending the email weekly so far:
Lucky enough to be an email marketer in London on the 29th? Then you may know about the annual ghost table hunt we’ve organised… basically, an excuse to have another #emaildrinks, dress up and hang with a cool bunch of people.
If you’re stuck for an outfit (for this event or need one just for everyday use), here are some basic costumes that we’ve adapted and should be pretty easy to throw together in under 10 days.
…that I don’t need, in the past week. Since Monday.
Ok, so I have a bit of an online shopping problem. Especially when I get an email notification, saying ‘yo, buy all this stuff’. This happens a lot, it could be the most mundane of things or really ‘crazy-out-there’ products I didn’t even know existed. No judgement please, let’s see how far you get down this list without wanting to buy something… It’s not just me. (Whispers to self: It’s not just me. It’s not just me.)
We at ActionRocket were lucky enough to attend and speak at both Boston & London this year. Both events were superbly structured, with great speakers and a diverse range of topics covered. We couldn’t see every single presentation, but here are just some of the highlights for us:
With summer almost over, I thought I’d take a look back at some of my favourite campaigns from this summer and (slightly) beyond. First up, Virgin America.
Recognised as one of the most innovative companies of 2015, it came as no surprise to me when these little gems began to pop up in my inbox. I’ve been following these animations closely this year, even the emails with static images are awesome – but that’s for another post.