Technology

Future of Work: How Freelancers Are Using Technology to Disrupt The Workplace

Posted by Christin on March 20, 2018

Millennials are embracing freelancing and remote work more than any other generation. Whether it’s because of the lack of steady jobs available or the perks of setting your own working hours, it’s attracting Millennials in droves. Now that we make up the majority of the workforce, the way we want to work is changing the workplace for everyone else. From technology to employee benefits and even company structures, Millennials have unabashedly ushered in the future of work. Millennials Are More Likely to Have Flexible Location Benefits and Freelance Roles According to the 2017 Deloitte Millennial Survey, 64% of Millennials around the world have flexible location benefits – up by 21% from 2016.  And in a 2017 survey conducted by Upwork, almost half of working Millennials freelance (47%), more than any other generation. But without technology, Millennials would still be chained to a desk in a brick and mortar office like everyone else. Thanks to apps like Slack, communication with remote team workers is seamless. With millennials and freelancers relying more on email than ever before, inbox management systems like Mailbird are crucial to staying productive. Google Docs allows for seamless collaboration, and you can find clients and build a business with just a social media account. Mailbird is the best email client for freelancers. Get Mailbird Free The Gig Economy and Technology Gone are the days of asking “Where do you work”. Today, it’s all about “What are you working on?”. UpWork estimates that there are 53 million freelancers in the US,…

6 Best Ways To Find Any Email Address 2018

Posted by Christin on March 11, 2018

Technology has no doubt, metamorphosed every industry in this 21st century. Especially the communication sector, almost every single thing has changed. Be that as it may, one thing has remained torpid, email addresses. As a matter of fact, many businesses are groping their ways on how to find email addresses, to heighten their work. Still, you might want to write to your friend and by mistake, you deleted his/her email address. What will you do? Try the mindless Googling? Here are some great websites to help you search for any email addresses. 1. Email Hunter This fun software will find varied email addresses. Moreover, it will detail some derivations where it recouped the data. Above all, this is a polished app. Also, it’s a Chrome extension. It has free and paid plans. The paid version starts at $49/month, $99/month all the way to $399/month.   2. HeadReach Using HeadReach, you can find the email by name, Company or website. Besides, you can set the advanced feature to search email addresses by job position. From here on, once you get your candidate; hit find the name email and social profile. The email will get added to your contacts. Finally, this tool has a log for undemanding access to all your searches.     3. Anymail Finder The fun thing about this app is that it suggests emails using email patterns. All you need to do is click on the toolbar of the email address search from your Chrome browser. From here on, you find an email address either by the name or company website. Anymail Finder will then speculate the…

How to Send Emails to Undisclosed Recipients in 2018

Posted by Christin on March 8, 2018

Sending mass email requires a few points of etiquette one being to keep email addresses private. There are a number of reasons why employees prefer to keep their email IDs private. Sending an email to undisclosed recipients ensures that you can do so in a professional manner. Mailbird aims to make your professional endeavours easier by integrating a variety of intuitive functions into one friendly email interface – organize, search and find information with a click of a button.  The Benefits The best way to do send an email to multiple people is to use an undisclosed recipients feature that can be integrated into Gmail or Outlook with Mailbird. Some main benefits of sending email to undisclosed recipients are: Professionalism Concealing email addresses is a thoughtful and professional way of sending mass emails. This protects the privacy of your recipients’ responses too and ensures that other people don’t get a build up of email responses stemmed from replies to your mass email that does not concern anyone but the original sender. Reduce junk email Sending email to undisclosed recipients helps to ensure that people actually get your email and that it isn’t filtered out as chain emails to the junk folder. Spam protection Truthfully, when you send mass emails with exposed email addresses, it subjects other people to spammers, malware and viruses. Furthermore, it makes it easier for spammers get a hold of information, in extreme cases cause a breach in security through hacking. Send personalized email  Instead of seeing…

Why is Mailbird the best alternative to Postbox in 2018?

Posted by Christin on February 6, 2018

Since Microsoft updated Millions of PCs to Windows10, many users are taking this as a “time of change” to look for an alternative to their current email client. Thinking of migrating 1000 of emails and information, long and complicated process of mastering the new app keeps people from moving away from their current email management app. Well, we have good news for you. There is light at the end of the tunnel with a new era of the modern email client – Mailbird. You experience a clean, sharp interaction of managing emails and your online communication. It’s super easy to use and we promise you’ll master the application within 5 minutes.   Mailbird enables users of any age, as well as non-tech savvy people to learn how to use it fast, and to do so with ease and enjoyment. “I’ve purchased Mailbird for my old mother as well, as it’s easy to use. She’s not in anyway computer savvy, but last weekend I actually got an email from her – the first ever, imagine my (very pleasant) surprise! 🙂 For me Mailbird is a keeper – easy to use and most importantly easy to configure!! My 80 year old mom is a testament to that.” Lars – May 12, 2015 The best alternative to Postbox and an all around great email experience. One of the main reasons users mentioned on why they came to Mailbird form Postbox – “Free Updates for life.” Yes, all of the Mailbird versions include any future updates. Let’s analyze different areas to see if Mailbird is indeed the best…

Windows Alternatives To The Best Mac Email Client in 2018

Posted by Christin on January 25, 2018

The power of email is undeniable. Whether we are sending the latest viral Youtube video to our friends, setting up an interview for our future job, or communicating with potential clients. Last year, the Radicati group estimated an over 4.3 billion increase in email accounts worldwide. Pew Research told us that over 92% of adults use email regularly. It’s vital to our lives even in this technologically modern world that offers so many alternatives to email. Reality is, email is far from dead (it’s true – there’s even a site called emailisnotdead.com!). If you are anything like the rest of the world’s email users, you have probably found an amazing email client that can handle anything you throw at it. And once you found your perfect email partner in crime making the move to a new email client can be very difficult and is avoided by many users. Sometimes you may be forced to look for a new client due to different circumstances. It may be that your current client is not being updated by its developers anymore, or it is not compatible with the OS of your new Notebook or Computer.  Moving from Mac to Windows Many Mac users are facing with this exact situation. They have to (for whatever reason) switch from Mac to Windows or Linux. You may be able to install the Windows compatible version of your current email client on to your new OS. Some clients are Mac specific though and you will need to…

What Is The Best Gmail App for Windows in 2018?

Posted by Christin on January 10, 2018

The list of “Best Gmail App for Windows” is growing constantly. No wonder. People are dealing with more email than they ever have. According to in 2017, Radicati on average we receive 90 emails. Every Day! While Gmail is among the most popular web email clients, many people prefer to manage their email from their desktop on a desktop email client of their choice. Especially for people managing multiple accounts the advantages of using a desktop client seems obvious. We have listed the main advantages of using an app to manage your emails in our post ” Should you be using a Desktop Email Client?“ The Windows market is still said to be underserved in terms of email clients, especially compared to what is being offered to Mac users. Nevertheless, there already is a great choice of apps to help you manage your gmail (and other) accounts from your Windows desktop. Below is the list of apps that we find are definitely worth a mention.  1. Mailbird  Of course, we could not publish a list, without mentioning ourselves in it.  Mailbird is more than a gmail app for Windows. We are desinging Mailbird to become your app to unify all online communication. Not only are we working on providing all major email client features to make multiple account management a breeze. We have also implemented many features for you to literally fly through your inbox.  Productivity enhancing features or email tools such as: clean Inline Reply, Quick Compose shortcut, Unified Inbox, LinkedIn Look-up, feature, the…

Get To Know The Social Media Trends In 2018

Posted by Guest on December 13, 2017

You may not believe it, but 2017 is almost over and 2018 will be here before we realize it. As the years come and go, one thing is ever changing: the trends in social media. You may have just become a top social media by using memes and adding videos to your social media channels, but it’s time to learn over and over again a whole new set of rules. What were the hottest social media trends of 2017? Live Streaming Video Chatbots Expired social content Merging Social Media Platforms Greater difficulty in acquiring organic social traffic Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Custom Content Increase Increased use of social influencers And now, what’s on the horizon for 2018? Keep reading, do not leave here, please. So, this write-up will try to show you a bit about the trends to follow and that we can familiarize ourselves with how you can start planning your new year strategy.Staying on top of social media trends and understanding them is important to increase user engagement. Creating and engaging your content for them is important to your business. Here’s what you need to keep your strategy aligned with your audience: 1 – Increase relevant content Irrelevant social media content is a waste of everyone’s time. It can be disappointing for customers when they want to read the latest news from you and see an update that has nothing to do with your brand. In fact, nearly three in four users get frustrated when content is…

5 Most Common Email Marketing Mistakes That Are Destroying Your Open Rates

Posted by Guest on August 23, 2017

As a marketer, you’ll be fully aware that email marketing is a strong now as it ever has been before. Sure, the techniques have changed, and the methods may be different, more so, half the tasks we spent all day doing are now automated, but the marketing technique is still as effective as it always has been, if not more. However, many marketers are falling into the trap of making some crucial mistakes when it comes to this essential strategy. What makes it worse is that it’s harming these company’s open rates, costing them leads and, therefore, business. Today, we’ll explore five of these common mistakes so you can avoid making the same errors. Not Thinking of Personalisation In the industry, this is more commonly known as email segmentation. A good email for a 20-year-old male is not going have the same interest of a 50-year-old female. Likewise, a customer in the UK won’t have the same interests as a customer in the U.S. Emails needs to be personalised depending on their recipient. The best way to achieve this is by using automated software and the analytical data that your business has access to. This way, you can create separate mailing lists for different demographics. For example, you can divide your users by age, location, gender, customers who have items pending in your shopping basket, regular customers and language. This may sound time-consuming, but with email marketing software, it’s simply a case of organising everyone, and you’re done. Then you…

7 Tips to Improve Automated Email Marketing Workflows

Posted by Guest on August 4, 2017

Email marketing is an effective strategy for growing and developing your business. In order to have a successful business you need to be able to connect effectively with potential customers in order to persuade them to purchase your product or service. Once you’ve built up your mailing list you should take time to make it as efficient as possible with email marketing automation. Instead of being lost with countless email exchanges you should build a structure to follow each time and simply create an automated email flow that will do the work for you. Here you can find tips to help you create an efficient automated email marketing workflow: 1. Set Your Goals The first step when planning out a workflow is to determine your goals. What do you want to accomplish with these emails? There is no purpose in creating a workflow if you don’t know what is your goal. Your goals can be variable – sales, customer engagement, building trust, and more. 2.  Plan After you have set your goals you need to decide and plan how you are going to get to that goal. You should think that you want to bring your users from awareness to action. Make sure that while mapping out and planning your workflows you take into account all possible contingencies. Create a written plan and take advantage of tools such as Boomessays to edit it. 3.  Know Your Customers It’s important to understand the sales process from your customer’s point of view. Learn to…

Greatmail partners with Mailbird

Posted by Christin on July 18, 2017

We are very thrilled and thankful that Greatmail has added Mailbird as a featured mail client in their services and apps Marketplace and integrated it into their checkout. Greatmail offers email hosting, reseller email hosting, application hosting, and SMTP hosting services. Founded in 2003, headquartered in Austin; Texas, its technology infrastructure is geographically dispersed at data centers in North America and Europe. One of the early email hosting providers, Greatmail has earned brand recognition as an affordable, high availability email service provider and its now available in Mailbird. Greatmail Co-Founder, Ryan Hess says: “We love the simplicity of Mailbird, and are pleased to be able to offer it to our clients when they sign up for email hosting. We integrated Mailbird into our checkout with a checkbox asking customers if they’d be interested in learning more about Mailbird.  If they check the box, we provide a link to Mailbird upon completion of the sign up process.  Hess added, We also feature Mailbird as a featured mail client in our services and apps Marketplace. We are excited to be able to connect with Mailbird users looking for dependable email hosting and expert support for their business or personal email.” Sign up for Greatmail from within Mailbird Go to your Mailbird AppStore and open the Service Tab. Click Greatmail -> you will be directed to the Greatmail website where you can purchase email hosting direct from Greatmail. How to add a Greatmail account to Mailbird Should you already be a Greatmail user…