Nine Rules to Avoid Looking Like Spam - Slide 8

Email     |     Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11
Next Nine Rules to Avoid Looking Like Spam-8 Next

If you are sending a newsletter, always include your real contact information and a working set of “unsubscribe” instructions at the bottom of the message. This won’t actually help you get past the spam filters – too many spammers just include fraudulent unsubscribe options in their messages – but it is the law.

Spam filters are getting better every year at keeping up with the ever-increasing flood of spam. But no matter how good the filters get, some spam will always leak through. Consequently, some fraction of good messages will be inappropriately tagged as spam and lost. Your reader may never even know that the message was sent, nor you that the message was rejected.

While the rapid changes in spammer tactics makes it difficult to create a definitive list, Westfield Insurance has outlined nine general rules you should consider when developing e-mail communications.

More Slideshows:

15 Top Android Security Apps Ensure your Android device and personal data are protected.

Six Media Convergence Challenges Organizations Must Consider Newer content channels present businesses with the unique challenge of consistently providing the right content to the right people across all channels.

10 New Smartphones for Business New smartphones for today's business user.


Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

More Slideshows

Social14-190x128.jpg 10 Ways to Improve Your Social Media Security Policy and Posture

When phone calls, video conference information, pictures, chat logs, etc. are all stored in a central location via social media, a potential hacker has access to just about everything, quickly and easily. ...  More >>

Security120-290x195 5 DDoS Myths Debunked

Unearth the real story behind five commonly held myths about distributed denial-of-service attacks. ...  More >>

Security119-190x128 8 Tips for Ensuring Employee Security Compliance

IT security ultimately depends on making sure employees use the appropriate tools and comply with policies designed to protect them and their data/applications. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.