Flower Power with Vintage Florals LA – Email Clinic #2

LA Florals

We’re going to show you how we create a buzz around this florist’s colourful email.

Did you manage to read our first Email Clinic yet? If not, go there now and have a look at what we did!

This week, Dr. Becs (Email Physician M.D.) is reviewing Merlene’s company newsletter – Vintage Florals LA.

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Email Clinic #1- Jonas Hellsén Photography


Welcome to our very first Email Clinic! Dr Becs* is in the house!

(*Disclaimer: Not an actual doctor)

I’ve been absolutely bowled over by the number of submissions we received. I’m not going to be able to review all of them but hopefully everyone who reads these posts will be able to benefit from the advice that I give.

The aim of these posts is to be constructive and encouraging. Sometimes a fresh pair of eyes on a piece of work is all you need to get you thinking in a different way. So without further ado, here goes…

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Completed animated gif for email

I wanted to share with you how I made the animated gif screencast video from our last newsletter. It only requires a few tools and is so simple, even I can do it!

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How We Refreshed Our Newsletter Design

Our new newsletter design

If you received our last newsletter, you may have noticed a few changes. We wanted to share with you how and why we’ve updated it.

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Email vs social media

Email vs Social media - spend more time on your emails

Sending newsletters is usually only one part of the marketing communications you might send out to customers. In this post we’ll share why you should spend more time thinking about your emails and less time with your social media channels.

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Introducing Becs, our newest team member!

becs_mailpoetIf you’ve been reading this blog for a while then you’ll know that I am not new around here! I’ve been sharing my thoughts on the MailPoet blog for a while as a freelancer but a while back Kim asked me whether I’d like to join the team and the rest is history.

Since there’s lot of exciting things going on in the forthcoming months with MailPoet version 3 and launching our sending service, I’m taking on the marketing responsibilities and looking at ways to spread the news about our plugin to more WordPress users.

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Am I a spammer? How to be a nice email sender

Avoid being an email spammer

Have you ever considered that the way you go about sending emails could be seen negatively by email providers and even your recipients? Here’s some top tips to help you avoid looking like a spammer.

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Make your newsletter signup form work harder

Make a better email signup form

Putting a basic newsletter signup form on your site just doesn’t cut it these days with potential subscribers. Here’s a few easy ways to improve your MailPoet form and increase your signup conversion.

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Never use a ‘do not reply’ email address

Never use do not reply

Do you use a fake or donotreply@example.com email address that you send your newsletters out from? If so, you could be doing your customers a disservice.

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