Kelsey Franklin

Why “Fulfillment Emails” Are a Best Practice

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Congratulations—you’ve carefully crafted an email that’s attracted engagement from your target audience…Now what? Oftentimes, in the business of writing for marketing, life can seem to revolve around a single email. Sure, in the age of modern marketing and marketing automation, the email itself is a…

Lizzie Catalano

2016 MARKETING TECHNOLOGY LANDSCAPE BY SCOTT BRINKER IS OUT! (AND OVERWHELMING AS EVER)

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3,784 marketing technology solutions on a single slide. You read that right. Scott Brinker's annual marketing technology landscape graphic grows larger and larger every year - to be expected in an industry where more and more solutions to company's marketing issues are being thought of  every day....
Nikki Flores

Writing Content That Converts: It’s Not Just About the Subject Line Anymore

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True or False? 50 characters, including spaces and punctuation, is all you the room you get to convince someone to open your email. The answer is “kind of true.” Allow me to explain… It is true that 50 characters, including spaces and punctuation, is the...
Nikki Flores

How to Write Content That Is Readable – and Prove It

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When I was a little girl and a budding writer-in-the-making, my sixth grade class had a rare opportunity to interview one of my favorite authors over the phone. I distinctly remember fidgeting with my notebook and wiping the sweat off of my palms right before…

Nikki Flores

Top 5 Blunders Brands Make When Trying to Engage Customers

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At this year’s Marketo Marketing Nation Roadshow,themed, Inspiration in the Nation, I had the pleasure of sitting in on Vidya Chadaga’s presentation, Engagement Marketing in Practice. As the Director of Marketo’s Product Marketing, Vidya emphasized the importance of engaging consumers at every single stage of their…

Theo Romeo

10 [Keyword] to improve your [Keyword]

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There’s a moment in every infomercial when someone struggling with something—that no one actually struggles with—decides enough is enough. “There’s got to be a better way!” Of course, the “better way” is usually just a silly solution to a problem that didn’t exist a couple…