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Even Your Fine Print Can Be Marketing

I’ve purchased a thing or two from DODOcase in the past, and loved them. But as awesome as they are, I don’t keep them constantly on top of mind. Sadly, that’s true with all brands, including yours and mine—people have more important stuff to think about. Luckily, that’s what email marketing’s great for. Take a look at DODOcase’s birthday email above. I …

Sidebar Fills a Design Void With Sharing

Sacha Grief had a problem. "Whenever I wrote tech-oriented blog posts, I would post them to Hacker News to generate traffic and discussion," the French designer—who currently lives in Japan—tells MailChimp. "On the other hand, the design related content didn’t really have a place on its own apart from Twitter." Born out of his frustration was …

How Laura Olin’s Emails Got Her Freelance Work and a Book Deal

Last September, when writer and digital strategist Laura Olin started a TinyLetter called Everything Changes, she had modest expectations. “I thought my friends would subscribe and it might top out at 100 readers,” she says. “I would have been happy with that.” But since then, the newsletter—the theme of which is that its theme is …

Wordnik Raises Money, Shares Love With Email

With 8 million words and counting, Wordnik is the internet’s biggest dictionary. According to founder Erin McKean, "Wordnik’s mission is to collect all the words of English and share them as widely as possible." They share the words on their website and through an open API, which allows developers to use data about words in …