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How to Disable Email Reminder Nudges in Gmail

Reminders can be useful tools for keeping you on track. You may use a reminder app or prefer physical sticky notes. But what about reminders you don’t ask for? Nudges in Gmail, reminders to follow up on emails, fall into this category. What Are Nudges in Gmail? Nudges aren’t new to Gmail. In fact, they came…

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How testing can give your email marketing a conversions boost

Most marketers have some kind of email program, but are they emailing with a purpose? At the second day of MarTech, Kath Pay, CEO of Holistic Email Marketing, showed how testing emails can improve customer engagement and boost conversions. Not all marketers are fully invested in testing, in Pay’s experience. “If they’re testing, why are…

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The Most Common Email Keywords That Everyone Should Know to Avoid Phishing Scams

Photo: Bloomicon (Shutterstock)Email phishing scams are in no way new, but with people living so much of their lives online during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there are increased opportunities for it to happen. In fact, 2020 saw a 25% increase in the number of phishing sites compared to 2019.One of the ways people can decrease…

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This nasty new email scam tricks victims into calling the fraudsters

Home News Computing (Image credit: Shutterstock) Experts from security firm Kaspersky have warned of new waves of vishing (voice phishing) scams making the rounds that target users with extravagant purchase demands.The company says that as-yet-unknown criminals are impersonating well-known hardware and software manufacturers, “warning” people of their gaming laptops, Apple smartwatches, and software license purchases.Whatever…

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How To Transform Your Email Marketing As the Pandemic Continues

During the long fight against Covid-19 the nature of email marketing has evolved. Email volume was up during the pandemic because lots of people simply made purchases and business exchanges online when they had to stay at home. Email marketing then became the spotlight in business again.Though the pandemic continues to rage, there are signs…

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Meeting or email? Marketoon of the Week

In this week’s Marketoon, are you having too many meetings? Fishburne’s take: Last week, Facebook released a free beta for a new virtual reality meeting experience called Horizon Workrooms. As slick as the demo looks, the idea of using more of my brain in a meeting makes my head hurt. If you’ve experienced Zoom fatigue from the increased cognitive load, just imagine…

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Steve Jobs email confirms Apple’s iPhone nano project was real

Remember all of those iPhone nano rumors that kept surfacing year after year between 2009 and 2012? None of them ever came true. Apple never made an iPhone nano, and the smaller, affordable iPhone came several years later. Naming scheme aside, Apple did launch the iPhone SE line of affordable iPhones. It also made an…

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How to prevent email spoofing, using an unholy combination of silly standards

How to prevent email spoofing on your domain, using an unholy combination of silly standards.Recently, I encountered a problem. My domain didn’t correctly implement SPF, DKIM, or DMARC.Then, I encountered a second problem: I had no idea what those were, and seemingly nobody has written about SPF, DKIM, or DMARC in a way that a…

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Best email hosting providers of 2021

Home News Computing (Image credit: Pixabay) Email hosting is much like web hosting services. Getting hold of an email account is easy – sign up with an ISP, register with Google, buy a web hosting account – but free and standard packages won’t always deliver the quality that professional users need.Email hosting plans are an…

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Email overload? Clean your inbox with these 5 steps

If you’re always losing track of important emails, this process can help. Molnia/iStock Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors My Gmail inbox used to be a total mess.While I’ve always been diligent about reading my emails, I was also terrible at managing them. The…