You’ve probably heard plenty of talk about how email marketing is dying or even that it's already dead. Don't plan on publishing an obituary.

In fact, based on the insights SharpSpring gathered with Ascend2, it seems the opposite is true. Marketing influencers at 145 businesses with 500 or fewer employees tell us email is alive and thriving.

In fact, the majority of digital marketers for small and medium businesses (SMBs) from this study are combining email and content marketing strategies to optimize results, with 96% of respondents feeling at least somewhat successful in reaching goals.

Download this free infographic to find out:

  • The top strategic priorities and the most common barriers to success
  • The most effective channels for marketing content
  • Which digital content types are most effective when paired with email
  • And much more…


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