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Zombies in Your Inbox: Email Marketing is Not Dead

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Delivered at ITExpo 2018, this presentation goes into many aspects of email marketing, including list building, marketing automation tools, and best practices for email campaigns.

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Zombies in Your Inbox: Email Marketing is Not Dead

  1. 1. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Email Marketing is Not Dead Zombies in Your Inbox:
  2. 2. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Angela Leavitt, Mojo Marketing Founder & CEO • 20 years of sales & marketing • 150+ telecom, IT and cloud services companies • Speaker at Channel Partners, ITExpo, Women in the Channel, CompTel, MSPWorld
  3. 3. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Who is Mojo? V V Telecom, IT, and Cloud Only Have helped dozens of carriers, agents, VARs, and MSPs improve their revenues and branding. We have LOTS of data on what works
  4. 4. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Housekeeping Q&A at the end Tweet? Tag @MojoMktg, @itexpo, #itexpo, #itexpo2018 Want the slides? Great! Email me at angela@gimmemojo.com
  5. 5. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg 86% of professionals prefer to use email when communicating for business purposes. (HubSpot, 2017)
  6. 6. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Email is the third most influential source of information for B2B audiences, behind only colleague recommendations and industry- specific thought leaders. (Imaginepub.com)
  7. 7. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg 59% of B2B marketers say email is their most effective channel in terms of revenue generation. (myemma.com)
  8. 8. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Agenda List building & cleaning Email platforms Campaigns Content
  9. 9. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg List building & cleaning
  10. 10. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg • Sign-up sheet at events • Host an event or webinar • Ask during the sales or service calls • Sign-up forms on your website • End blogs with a call to action • Include an opt-in link in your email signature • Utilize gated content • Export LinkedIn / email contacts Building your list
  11. 11. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Dux Soup App • Scrapes info from LinkedIn profiles • Shows you visited the profile • Great way to build LI network • $15/mo. Basic • $50 for 600 emails Building your list
  12. 12. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg • Research CAN-SPAM Act • Use a different domain to reduce risk • Warm up the list before emailing • Request to connect on LinkedIn • Run social / digital ads • Ensure your emails are NOT salesy • Sources: InfoUSA, Hoovers, etc. Purchasing a list
  13. 13. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg • Constantly update • Delete “no names” • Delete no-person emails like info@company.com • Delete contacts from companies that are no longer in business • Suppress inactive contacts Cleaning your list
  14. 14. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Get surgical! The more info, the better. • Company size • Persona • Customer / past customer / prospect • Interested in • Purchased Segmented and targeted emails generate 58% of all revenue. (The Direct Marketing Association, 2015) Segmenting your list
  15. 15. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Email Platforms
  16. 16. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg MANUAL • Low / no cost platforms: We 💜 MailChimp Email Platforms AUTOMATED • Higher cost: $200+ / mo.: We 💜 Hatchbuck • More intricate to set up • Payoff is huge. “Smart” emailing
  17. 17. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg WHY AUTOMATION SOFTWARE? • Businesses that use marketing automation to nurture prospects experience a 451% increase in qualified leads* • Nurtured leads make 47% larger purchases than non- nurtured leads* • 50% more sales leads at 33% lower cost per lead** *Annuitas Group **Forrester Research Email Platforms
  18. 18. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Campaigns
  19. 19. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Auto-Responders • Attach to forms on your website • Set up to trigger off certain actions • Thanks! Here’s more info… • And even more info… Email Campaigns
  20. 20. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg News & Announcements • News / update emails • Invitations to events / webinars • Updates to products / services • New resources available • Frequency: 2x / month is ideal • Always test Email Campaigns
  21. 21. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Drip / Nurture Campaigns • 80% of leads generated are not ready for a sales conversation • Use nurture campaigns to guide prospects through the sales funnel Email Campaigns
  22. 22. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Content
  23. 23. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg LESS IS MOREGIVE VALUE GUIDING PRINCIPLES • Understand your recipient’s pain points • Stop selling, start educating • Less text, more images • More “white space”
  24. 24. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Character Length • Most are 40-50 character • Platforms typically allow up to 150 • iPhone shows 35 Subject Lines Pre-header text • Apple Mail: 140 characters • Outlook for Mac: 55 characters • Gmail, Outlook and Yahoo: vary depending on the subject line length.
  25. 25. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg TYPES OF CONTENT THAT WORK WELL: Content VIDEOS WORKSHEETS WHITE PAPERS INFOGRAPHICS CASE STUDIES
  26. 26. © 2017 Mojo Marketing LLC. All Rights Reserved. | 619.573.6377 | gimmemojo.com | @mojomktg Questions? Want these slides? Send feedback to angela@gimmemojo.com

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