Consistent Inbox Placement Eludes All But the Most Reputable Email Marketers: Return Path Study

Sender Score Benchmark Report reveals high reputation thresholds distancing top-performing marketers from peers NEW YORK – November 11, 2014 – All email senders have a reputation that influences whether their messages reach consumers’ inboxes, and new research from email analytics company Return Path shows that only an elite group of highly reputable email marketers consistently reaches... Continue »

Return Path Data Reveals Democrats’ Caffeine Addiction, Republicans’ Love for Chili’s

Email data uncovers political trends in media, pizza consumption: Dems call Papa John’s, GOP Favors Domino’s NEW YORK – November 3, 2014  – As the world’s leading email analytics company, Return Path is uniquely positioned to find patterns and preferences in email data – including insight into American voters’ consumption of media and of pizza. By comparing more than 50,000 inboxes of subscribers... Continue »

Ask These Questions – Now – to Reshape Your Email Strategy in 2015

Thinking about 2015 when you’re still gearing up for the 2014 holiday shopping season may seem premature. However, it’s actually an ideal time to plan for next year. Use the relative calm before the Black Friday/Cyber Monday storm to map the changes you’d like to drive with your email marketing program. This isn’t a wish list of resources or software or a calendar of campaign sends, but... Continue »

Can You Guess my Birthday? Email Timing Insights

Last month, I celebrated my birthday. And from my inbox, it was evident that I love two things: food and travel (and a bit of shopping too). A view of my "birthday inbox" also provides some interesting insights about the timing (and the offers) of birthday email programs. Bonus content: There's also an exciting product enhancement in Inbox Insight showcased below that will be able to help you look... Continue »

Email Blacklists Most Likely to Penalize Marketers during Holiday Shopping Season, Return Path Data Reveals

New guide helps email marketers understand blacklists and avoid the junk folder New York - June 3, 2014 - Return Path, the global leader in email intelligence, today released a new guide to help marketers understand email blacklists – lists of senders that are identified as sources of unwanted messages. Presented as an infographic, this guide illustrates findings from the analysis of 16 months of... Continue »