5 Embarrassing Subject Line Mistakes to Avoid
Subject lines are incredibly powerful. That’s because they are one of the first things that subscribers look at when they receive an email and are trying to decide whether to open it. The subject line is second only to your sender name in importance, as you’d expect with a permission-based channel like email.
Marketers are clearly aware of the power of subject lines, but their efforts are often inconsistent and their results mixed. This line of text is a hotbed of mistakes that can distract and confuse subscribers and be embarrassing for the brand.
Let’s discuss five such subject line mistakes, sharing numerous real-world examples along the way. We’ll also provide advice on how to avoid making these mistakes.