Have you heard about email automation? Or, have you heard about it, but just the name sounds too intimidating to explore further?
In today’s article, we’re going to look at how automation leads to an increase in customers, growth for your business and improved revenue.
We’ll take some of the mystery out of email workflows and automation so you can get busy with your email marketing.
Here’s your email marketing guide.
Defining Email Automation
Let’s get rid of the mystery. Email automation is the best way to engage your customers because it allows you to send out a string of emails at just the right time.
With email automation, you let your email service provider do the heavy lifting for you. For example, if a customer places several items in their shopping cart and leaves, you can target them and reach out to remind them they left something in their cart.
Often times, this encourages their follow-through.
Email automation allows you to develop a closer relationship with your customers because you can maintain communication and increase brand awareness.
Have you noticed a drop in the number of email captures you get? Sometimes you need to change things up with your email opt-in process to increase this number. When you’re considering your email captures, there are a few things you can change on your landing page to help ensure you get a better email capture conversion.
One of the most effective ways to ensure email capture is to ask visitors to register when they purchase something from your website. The customer is already engaged in your site and product, and will usually fill out the registration form. In fact, one study shows that registration during purchase has a 58 percent effectiveness for those who use it. Whether you require registration to buy, or it’s just an option, you’re going to get more email addresses with a registration form at this point. Make sure to test a checkout process with vs without registration so you know this doesn’t have a negative overall effect! Continue reading “A Better Mousetrap: 5 Effective Ways to Capture More Emails”