The 10 Most Annoying Email Habits on the Planet
“I really love horribly written, terribly formatted, and absolutely pointless emails,” said no one ever. But if not a single person likes these emails to begin with, why do people still send them all the time?
Below is an awesome SlideShare that explains 10 extremely common email habits that probably elicit a strong (negative) reaction out of your reader. For example, do you send emails with no subject lines? Take two seconds to write them. Did you type a one-paragraph wall of text? The enter key is looking really great right about now.
What other email sins are you committing? Find out.
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