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Blog - Email

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Email: A Force Multiplier for Response

Merkle has a wide array of performance marketing strategies and tactics at its disposal to drive response. Often these techniques use cutting-edge digital technologies or modeling techniques, and sometimes both. But just as often, we find that low-tech approaches can generate response magic too.

Accurate Email Value Measurement

Email isn't dead, but getting optimal value of the channel requires relying on one or several methods to measure correctly. Here is a Princess Bride-themed look at what marketers can do to get ROUS’s — rodents of unusual size returns of unusual sizes.

Make Sure Every Email Counts

As I think about our latest consumer survey of 2,000 shoppers, a few important findings stand out to me: more than 82% of respondents prefer email as the communication method with retailers, 58% of buyers under age 50 want personalized text offers, and fewer than 20% of consumers cite loyalty programs as the “main differentiator” between competitors. As a marketer, this data provides some critical insights into how your customers want to communicate with you.