Tag Archives: email marketing

Recap from MPEIS: More Data to Love with TowerData

Oh, the weather outside is frightful but the Email Insider Summit is so delightful! It’s only day three of MediaPost’s email marketing event in Park City, Utah and we’ve already seen a ton of great announcements, panels, and roundtables (not to mention a couple curious deer). First and most exciting for us was the great […]

4 Easy Ways to Personalize Your Emails with Rapleaf

Recently, a top-5 Internet Retailer approached Rapleaf because they were struggling to make their email marketing more relevant. Using our data to tailor content, special offers, and gender-specific subject lines, the e-tail company saw some pretty crazy improvements in their email campaigns. Open and click-through rates increased by 30%. Earnings per user shot up 14% […]

Long Live King Email

This morning, I went to Google and started to type. email is By this point, Google was already trying to finish my thought for me. email issues email is not working on iphone email is dead Hmm. Google thinks I want to search ‘email is dead.’ I’m intrigued. I hit enter. THERE ARE 2,540,000,000 RESULTS […]

Customer-Centricity Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

Last week was all about the cold, hard facts behind email personalization. Metrics, percentages and info-graphics all agree: personalized emails work and people like them. But this week is all about the WHY. Why do people value personalized emails? Why are open rates 30% higher for personalized emails? Why does even the lightest touch of personalization (a […]

The Facts Don't Lie about Email Personalization

At Rapleaf, we love data and we love email personalization, so it only makes sense that we love data-driven email personalization too. We’d marry it if we could. But this week’s blog post isn’t about warm, fuzzy emotions. It’s about the cold, hard facts, and the facts are all saying one thing: email personalization is […]

Social Media and Email Marketing Walk into a Bar

A lot of people see social media and email marketing as if they’re enemies, as if social media is some fresh-faced bandit who just rode into town and challenged Sheriff Email to a duel. “This town ain’t big enough for the both of us,” the bandit tweets. And before you can even hit ‘like,’ the […]

Recap from Marketing Sherpa: Always Bet on Data (And Black)

Last week, Rapleaf joined hundreds of other email companies and afficionados at the Paris Las Vegas Casino and Hotel for the Marketing Sherpa Email Summit. While outside, Lady Gaga impersonators dealt blackjack and Nebraskan tourists gazed down from the top of an Eiffel Tower only 51.6% as tall as the original, one conference hall (and […]

Email Marketing On and Off the Field

Much has been said about big data and Super Bowl XLVII. Its data-driven ads were the some of the most personalized in history. Oreo used big data (and a big blackout) to score the most successful ad of the night for free. King of data himself Nate Silver finally made a faulty prediction. But what […]