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Getting Subscribers to Forward Your Emails: 5 Secrets

In our Viral Email report, we analyzed more than 400,000 email campaigns, examined the most forwarded ones, and identified the tactics and topics that positively and negatively affected forwarding behavior. Three of the major takeaways revealed in the study are: Sending focused content to a subset of your subscribers using segmentation and triggered messaging generally doubles the forward-to-open rate. Personalizing content makes it...

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Schema Builder: changing table columns (only Laravel 5.0+)

While working with database migrations and schema builder, sometimes we do need to make changes to the columns that already exist. Can you do that and how? For example, you want to change a type of column from VARCHAR(50) to VARCHAR(100). Within Migrations. I have a good and a bad news for you. Good news: you can do that – with function change() (detailed below) Bad news: it only appeared in Laravel 5.0 version, so you cannot...

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AppSec Is a Major Concern, But Still Not a Top Priority

Imagine this scenario: Your brother tells you he is very concerned because the brakes on his car haven't been working right lately – but he just doesn't have time to get to the mechanic. It is important he gets to work quickly, and putting his car in the shop will slow him down. What would you say? You'd probably offer to let him borrow your car – right after you slap him upside the head. That line of reasoning doesn't make any...

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Products & Services (July/August 2015)

The latest products and services launching in the training industry.Article Author: Lorri Freifeld>> CorporateRewards launched WorkStride, a new software platform that powers employee engagement and performance programs across the enterprise. WorkStride provides fully configurable programs for recognition, incentives, wellness, training, and safety. >> Jones/NCTI added a new Student Dashboard feature to its mobile app, Amp, allowing...