Tink’s Column

Where’s Tink? ✈

Follow him on Twitter @tinktaylor Check out his travels on Instagram: Tink.Taylor Australia and New Zealand – March 2017 Straight off the bat, following the very exciting inaugural dotmailer Summit, I immediately jumped on a plane to…

Email isn’t dead, but apps could be…

The average American now downloads zero apps per month, marking a movement away from platform-specific native applications in favor of browser use. dotmailer wanted to spend time scrutinizing this trend in order to derive the impact for email marketers. When…

iOS10’s new unsubscribe button: is everyone going to leave my list now?

If you’re unfamiliar with List-Unsubscribe, it’s an optional piece of text that you add to the technical header of your emails The text instructs email clients – such as iOS10, Hotmail and Gmail – to automatically show…

[INTERVIEW] Tink Taylor speaks at Indonesia’s first Meet Magento conference

In your own words, what is Meet Magento all about? Meet Magento is a global not for profit phenomena. It pulls together the various elements of the community, which includes merchants, technology providers and agencies, right through…

Is Australia the land of opportunity for your retail brand?

Australia has a resident population of more than 24 million and, according to eMarketer, the country’s ecommerce sales are predicted to reach A$32.56 billion by 2017. The country’s remote location in the APAC region means that unlike…

Congratulations are in order! @tinktaylor named in top 100 entrepreneurs in the UK

Our co-founder and president, Tink Taylor, took on this burden over 16 years ago when starting the dotdigital group with his business partner Simon Bird. During this time the company has won various awards including a National…

Live the Dream in San Francisco

Dreamforce is the world’s largest enterprise cloud computing event. Half industry show, half rock concert, it’s an absolutely thrilling experience that draws more than 140,000 registrants each year. This year dotmailer will be a part of it,…

#15Years of awesome – a dotmailer milestone

Earlier this week, dotmailer celebrated its 15th Birthday with a move into brand new offices at 1 London Bridge, alongside a great financial end year report to the city. Here are the highlights from Peter Simmonds’ CEO…

We Imagine – dotMailer at Magento’s Imagine eCommerce Conference

Once again, dotMailer jets off around the world to bring scaleable email marketing automation solutions, to brands everywhere. Here’s Tink with an update of what we’re up to! As a global leader in email marketing automation, as…

dotMailer gets Gilded: Magento Gold Partner Status Awarded

Today, I am proud to share that dotMailer has been given ‘Gold Partner Status’ by the eCommerce titan, Magento. This is a great opening to a new chapter in our long and established eCommerce heritage. We are…

We Love It When Potential Future Prime Ministers Drop In!

It was an usual day at dotMailer HQ last Wednesday… We were approached to say a VIP wanted to come and visit us, get to know more about us as a business and our growth story. It…

DotMailer Goes Stateside

If you’ve been a dotMailer user since our early days (we started in 1999), you’ll remember we came from humble beginnings, starting out in small office above a shop in South Croydon. As both a business and…

Send More Email, Sell More: The 5 Rules

The thing about email is – the more you send, the more money you make online. Research has shown that many businesses are missing out on opportunities and leaving money on the table by not sending enough…