Even though we get less spam, such emails are still a major threat to internet users. Spam often contains not only commercial information but also links that lead to phishing or malware sites. And spamming techniques keep constantly evolving.
Performance-based digital public relations agency Cherry Digital conducted an analysis of 4 years of data to investigate the perfect time to blast off press releases by state – to the absolute minute – in order to ensure the highest possible open rates.
UK email performed drastically better in 2019 than it did in 2018. Last year’s numbers trended below the global averages, according to new research.
UK adspend rose 5.6% year-on-year to reach £5.97bn in Q3 2019, 0.8 percentage points ahead of forecast, according to new research Warc and the Ad Association.
The fourth quarter of 2019 saw UK marketing budgets saw a small return to growth after a stagnant period, according to new data.
As 2019 draws to a close, we look at some of the biggest marketing blunders of the year. From the US military threatening to bomb alien hunters to lethal conker recipes, there were plenty of mistakes from companies that should know better. Read on, learn from the mistakes and hope your team doesn’t make the list in 2020…
Online retailer Zavvi has received hundreds of complaints from contestants who were mistakenly told they had won VIP tickets to European football's biggest final.
Amazon is still in the top position as the world’s most valuable brand following 25% growth to US$187.9 billion, with Apple and Google placed second and third, according to a new report.
Nearly two-fifths of people in the UK (39%) feel less loyal to brands and companies than they did a year ago, although consumer behaviour and trends may suggest otherwise.
2018 was another big year for digital marketing, with the rise of voice search, AI going mainstream and Walmart buying FlipKart. This was the year that Spotify went public, Huawei overtook iPhone and a video game sparked a dance craze. In this special report, we’ve identified 17 of the biggest trends of the year.
Despite growing interest in marketing through social platforms, direct marketing that has seen a consistent growth in use in terms of Black Friday Marketing, according to new research.
Retailers across the EU have halved the number of automated marketing emails they send to consumers since May 25th when GDPR came into force. But those emails are now 30% more likely to be opened and produce 2x more value in terms of purchases according to a new study.
Adobe plans to integrate artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities into its email marketing tools to help brands build customer loyalty through data-driven personalisation.
Nearly three quarters (73%) of consumers state email is their preferred marketing channel in a post GDPR world, according to new research.
Email open rates increased by 9% in the UK when emoji’s are added, especially when they represent satire or schadenfreude, according to new research looking into emoji use in email marketing across Europe.
Emails are opened and read 18.1% of the time, continuing the positive trend seen last year, and consumers are still just as likely to click, with click-through rates remaining at 1.9% year-on-year.
There's a "privacy paradox" surrounding data collection for profit, where data needs to be used to enrich people's experiences without betraying their trust, according to the annual report from digital guru Mary Meeker.
Google’s annual developer conference this year showed how the internet giant sees AI as the future, from Gmail that writes itself to an Assistant that makes appointment - based phone calls for you. We look at ten of the biggest announcements from Google I/O 2018.
Are we on the verge of doing away with the fixed telephone line altogether? ReportLinker has compiled globe-spanning data to look into the matter showing the rise of chat apps, looking at a number of counties.
Facebook will start verifying the identities of people running popular pages on its social network, as part of its continued efforts to stem fake news and propaganda.