Pop-up and alert bar forms made easy

We all know how time consuming and expensive development projects can become, especially if you need to outsource to third parties. Here, at display block, we are always looking for ways to make basic development work as simple as a few clicks here, a few settings there, and away you go. One new such tool we are now able to offer is the ability to add pop-ups and alert bars to your website with nothing to suggest it’s coming from an external source. These pop-ups are controlled entirely within the platform, set up in an intuitive code builder environment and require no coding skill. Here are the basic steps in setting up, for example, a newsletter sign-up pop-up (try saying…

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Maximising your data to its full potential

So, you’ve built up a substantial mailing list from newsletter signups or customers, and you regularly send out your emails to them. Job done? Not even close. The next step is to evaluate if you are maximising the full potential of your database, and if not, consider factoring this into your future email marketing strategies. Ensure your database is clean There are a few things to consider in ensuring your data is clean, and you’ll want to whip your database into shape before setting your sights on any further marketing escapades. One place to start is that people can make mistakes when manually entering email addresses, so you can run a process on the data to clean up any typos.…

5 ways we can solve your development headaches

Successful email marketing is more than just sending pretty emails, but to enhance it, extra resources are required. The cost, time and effort, particularly for small businesses, may be off-putting and prevent maximum potential being reached. However, at display block we have the experience and infrastructure already in place for all kinds of development projects. Here are the top 5 ways we can help you improve a multitude of development intensive email marketing elements, with very little input required from your end. Development Project 1. Create your own subscriber list and/or send automated emails Building up your own subscriber list is a must for your email marketing strategy. Capturing users that really want to receive your emails should be the…