Cool Infographic: The History and Evolution of Email

Here’s a cool infographic from Focus showing how email works, some key stats and how it’s evolved.

Lots of the statistics are up for discussion, particularly the dominance of Yahoo! Mail as a webmail client, and it’s interesting that it suggests most spam landing pages are hosted in China… maybe the great firewall should extend both ways?

By Elliot Ross

Elliot Ross is Managing Director of Action Rocket, an email marketing creative agency based in London. You can find him on Twitter at @iamelliot