An update on MailPoet 3

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We know that we’ve been quiet about our progress with MailPoet 3. Since we’ve received so many questions about it, we thought we’d let you know how it’s coming along.

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What’s a good email open rate?

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Let’s demystify what “good” stats mean. All too often people expect unrealistic open and click rates and are disappointed when they only achieve one third of that.

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The Most Useful Email Extensions for WooCommerce

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WooCommerce powers 24% of all the world’s eCommerce websites, so it’s no wonder that users are always on the lookout for solutions that allow them to increase sales, especially through customized and targeted emails.

In this post, we’ll look at the extensions currently available that help WooCommerce-powered shops do more with their email communications.

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Flower Power with Vintage Florals LA – Email Clinic #2

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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

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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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Coming soon: MailPoet’s Email Clinic

MailPoet Email clinic

Are your emails in cardiac arrest? Are they suffering from a bad case of the blues? Do you want me to stop comparing illnesses to emails?

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How to Make Animated GIF Screencast Videos

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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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