While email marketing may seem old school compared to Tweeting, texting and uploading pics to Flicker, it still tops customer preferences for gaining useful insight on retailer sales, promotions, events and more. Most advantageous thing is that it’s affordable to do – which any business owner can appreciate it.
Most people hate meaningless emailing. You may be causing the same reaction in your readers because of some mistakes…BUT the good news is that it is easy to correct!
I have picked 5 top things that email readers hate, and how to avoid or fix the issues. Iin short, 5 Things To Avoid When Sending Promotional Emails.
1. BE GENUINE, DON’T LIE:
You already know what the real fact is, but you unnecessary manipulates the main topic sometimes. This is the most hazardous thing in terms of Email marketing.
You know very well that to a greater extent being very thin is not good for health but you have to sell some products related to body slimming and you say loudly, everyone should have ZERO figure. This is the wrong thing. Consider using your subject line to tease your favorite article, a special, email-only offer or whatever you decide is the most relevant part of your newsletter.
2. LACK OF MOBILE VIEWING COMPATIBILITY:
The majority of smartphone owners read emails on their mobiles these days and it is increasing day by day rapidly. So your customer needs to be able to read your newsletter on their phone.
A few key factors will make all the difference: Single column emailing is good. This approach makes your content much more flexible for all screen sizes. Use fewer images in your email. No one wants to see whole promotional emails full of the big red non-supportive symbol, so only use a few key images essential to email. Don’t embed text in images email Embedding of text with images becomes more complexes on Mobile viewing.
3. STUPID SPELLING MISTAKES:
Now that spell check is a normal part of everyday life, readers have a lower tolerance for spelling errors than they did before. Spelling mistakes make it look like you do not pay attention to detail, and that’s not a good message to send to a potential customer! Spelling is very easy to fix though. Just run a spell check on your newsletter or promotional emails before you send it out.
4. EMAILING TO IRRELEVANT PEOPLE:
Stay in line is not always a good approach. While it’s important to make sure your email looks great, a successful campaign really starts with a solid, permission-based list. Stay in line with our permission policy and only email people who have asked to receive your updates, bought something from you in the last 18 months or are directly affiliated with your organization. These became irrelevant messages. No one likes irrelevant things.
5. VALUELESS CONTENT:
Your readers subscribe to your emails because they want to know what you have to say whether that’s info about your latest offers, useful tips, or expert insight into your industry. So, you just have to remember to give them what they signed up for! This is not hard, I promise, and the easiest way to stay on track is to ask your readers if they are getting what they want from your emails. Please personalize your email as much as possible. I guarantee you, it will surely boost your level.