9 tips for packing more punch in your emails Chris Brogan
With the flood of messages cascading into inboxes, it’s important to make your emails float to the top of the flotsam in order to get a response.
Chris Brogan offers nine tips to make your messages stand out and get a response.
9 WAYS TO IMPROVE THE IMPACT OF YOUR EMAIL
1. 1 subject per email. Ask only 1 question.
2. Brevity. Short sentences. Less than 300 words.
3. Remove that bunch of “general’s ribbons” that makes up your signature. Pick 1, 2 tops ways for people to reach you.
4. Use plain text, or the simplest possible HTML. Flashy and fancy or (shudder) stationary never help.
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