| A Great RedCappi Email Alternative

If you are a RedCappi user, you would have probably received news that the company is terminating all accounts from free email domains. Damn. RedCappi’s effort to minimise deliverability issues will leave thousands of users without an email marketing service. If you are one of those users, we have a RedCappi email alternative for you, Sendicate. 🎉 Hooray! 🎉 From July 5th 2016, free domains from services like Gmail, Yahoo and Hotmail will be booted off Redcappi. The company has said that all future sign ups with a free domain will be also be rejected. If you are one of those customers getting kicked off, don’t worry. Because it’s not too late now to continue sending to your subscribers with an email service that welcomes free domains. Sendicate is a fantastic and free RedCappi alternative (for accounts under 500 subscribers). Our email marketing service equips you with the tools to create beautiful newsletters within minutes. Now you can take your email marketing to the next level with Sendicate’s high performance and upload speed. Lightning Fast Platform Sendicate is fast. We mean really fast. Composing, adding images and videos to your email newsletters and sending only takes seconds. Save more time concentrating on your message and let Sendicate do the design work for you. The Easiest Service to Use Design Designing newsletters beautiful newsletters on Sendicate is so quick and easy, people will assume you have a Phd in graphic design. Choose to customise your email from a template or take full control of your own design in HTML. »

| Sendicate Features

"Simply send beautiful emails to people who matter." Email is personal and intimate, but it can only be as compelling as the right tools that created it. Sendicate is an email app that combines simplicity and design. We care about connecting people who matter to the things they care about. Compose. Email newsletters has never been easier than with Sendicate. Tight with time? No worries! Sendicate gives you lightning-fast efficiency to create beautiful emails in just a minute or two. Manage. Seamlessly up from where you left off with your drafts and access your sent messages. Statistics & Reports. Let Sendicate crunch the numbers for you with our comprehensive statistic reports to monitor and drive your success. Import subscribers. Choose to import a handful of your subscribers manually. Otherwise, if you have a large database, you can quickly import from Excel or CSV. Segment. Categorise your subscribers into smart segments, which adapt your lists automatically, to present your readers with a highly targeted experience. Schedule emails. Don't worry about setting that reminder to send out your emails. Sendicate takes care of the lifting and lets you concentrate on more important matters. Sign up forms. Increase your subscriber base and more email leads with our simple sign up forms. Get 6x the email sign ups with an easy subscription pop up. Simple customization. If design is not your cup of tea, you'll fall in love with our simple customization tool. Let's just say that you can't go terribly wrong with your design. Full template control. Perhaps if full design control is »

| 5 ways to achieve Godlike status with your email marketing strategy

The digital marketing landscape is ever-changing. Marketing methods that were efficient even five years ago can no longer compete with the current level of Internet optimisation tools available online. Today 40% of e-commerce transactions are being completed on smartphones and more companies are putting stronger emphasis on personalised content for customers. Whether you are just starting out or you are a seasoned email marketer, you'll quickly learn that there are mountains of information on the Internet that can easily distract you from your marketing strategy. With the acronym EMAIL we have simplified how to achieve Godlike status for your email marketing strategy. 1. Engagement Engagement with personalised emails Create personalised messages for a highly targeted experience. Subscribers are more likely to open an email from brands they already know and relate with. Understand individual buyer's habits. Your email list should have extensive information on regular and potential customers, matched with qualitative data about the individual. Too much engagement can be a bad thing. 54% of unsubscribers are a result of emails being too "spam" and sending too often. Create a calendar to schedule your email dissemination instead of sending out frequent irrelevant emails. Focus on creating original content that excites and draws the subscriber to click on your links. 2. Mobile Optimisation Mobile optimisation with responsive UI / UX Use a responsive mobile design template. Emails that are not mobile friendly makes up for 80% of subscribers deleting and 30% unsubscribing. Make sure your email service provider gives you responsive templates by default. Optimise mobile friendly landing page. Create a clear »

| Featured Email: Messy Nessy Chic

Vanessa Grall is a bohemian, Paris-based writer and the woman behind the successful cult travel website, Messy Nessy Chic. She spends her time seeking out obscure corners of the globe and sharing her stories of fascinating places and people, past and present. "I try to make Messy Nessy Chic reflect the aesthetic of travellers, explorers and collectors," Vanessa explains, "like a cabinet of curiosities." The Messy Nessy Chic newsletter, powered by Sendicate, shares this aesthetic. The minimalist, yet classic design and beautiful images let the content speak for itself. Full of surprises, you never quite know what to expect when you open the weekly newsletter, but can be guaranteed to find something you'll find intriguing. We caught up with Alex, "Co-Founder at large / Magic Elf / Chief Technical Boss man" at Messy Nessy Chic, to discuss the one second rule, the thin line of pop-ups and the worst email he's ever received. How do you stand out amongst the crowd? We try to do things differently at Messy Nessy Chic. After 5 years and about 2000 articles, we're starting to know what our audience likes and what visitors are after. It's a subtle mix of content, tone and design. How do you create an email people want to read? Text and imagery are key. When you browse your email, you usually decide within less than 1 second wether you want to open it or not. This is especially true when you check your mail on a phone and archive them in just a swipe. First of all, you want a title »

| Printful name Sendicate their number 1 Tictail app

We know we're awesome but it's always nice when someone throws a little recognition your way. This week are friends at Printful named us their number 1 app for ecommerce platform Tictail. Here's what they had to say: "I’m going to sound like a broken record here, but I’ll say it anyway: email marketing really works. So why not download an app that will help you send professional emails to your list. Sendicate is perfect for this purpose; it features affordable pricing, beautiful templates, and analytics. Its emails are also optimized for mobile use, which, as we know, is super important these days. With this app, your email list will be excited to open your messages." Thanks for the kind words guys! Check out the rest of the top 10 here. »