6 Trends in Cold Email that Will Help You Get New Clients Abroad

We’re witnessing the renaissance of B2B cold emailing in outbound lead generation and sales. For the last several years cold calling 2.0, described in the famous Predictable Revenue by Aaron Ross, is becoming increasingly popular in the US and Western Europe. It appears, however, that the method requires more and more advanced tactics to be equally effective as it was only a few years ago.

Email recipients have learned to recognize sales emails in a split second, and simply ignore them. Does that mean cold emailing doesn’t work anymore? It doesn’t, if you still follow the assumptions sales people followed 10 years ago. Below you’ll find 6 trends in cold email that you need to take into consideration if you really want to see positive replies nowadays.

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Woodpecker.co for B2B Lead Generation Agencies

In the renaissance of cold emailing, some companies made outbound lead generation the core of their business. We call them lead generation agencies, as they offer the service of generating B2B leads for the sales teams of their client companies.

The agencies send numerous emails and follow-ups in behalf of their clients. Managing so many cold email campaigns at the same time can be a real drag. We’ve implemented a separate set of features dedicated to lead generation agencies in Woodpecker.co. Here’s how you can handle all your clients’ campaigns within Woodpecker’s agency panel.

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Links in Cold Email: How to Add & Track Them Safely

Do you have links in your cold emails? I bet you do. We often feel the need to add a link or two – either in the body of our email or in the signature. Moreover, we usually want to know if someone clicked the link or not. Ideally, we would like to know how many people clicked the link and who it was exactly.

There are many tools that allow us to track clicks on links in emails, but all of them use the same mechanism to do that. Unfortunately, the mechanism is not perfect, and it may cause spam alerts if we set up our links wrong. That’s why it’s important to put in the links properly into our message not to get into spam folder. Here’s how to do that.

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7 Things We Learned Builiding an Animated Landing Page for our SaaS

Normally, I write about cold emails but this week is about something completely different. I’m going to tell you the story of our new landing page – have you seen it already? You lose a lot if you haven’t, believe me. Anyway, I hope this story and the 7 things we learned from it will help you in the process of creating landing pages for your own start-up.

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6 Resources to Help You Build Contact Base for Cold Emailing

Obviously, any cold email campaign cannot exist without prospects. So as soon as we’re ready to get about crafting our cold emails, we also need to find our prospects’ adressees. In step one, we define the profile of our ideal prospect. But in step two, it’s time to look for some actual contact data.

First and foremost, we need our prospect’s email address, name and company. Then, we can find some more information to personalize our emails. In this post, I give you 6 resources that we found helpful when building our prospecting process. Hope you will find them helpful as well.

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Who Are Really My Prospects? – Our Way for Persona Development

Do you know who your prospects are as people? What do they like? What do they care about? What are the things that they can’t stand? What are their personal and business goals? Here’s how we’ve found specific answers to all those questions for our business, and why finding those answers is so important for the success of your start-up.

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