Death Of Email

Death of Email

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comScore:

Total unique US visitors to major e-mail sites like Yahoo and Hotmail peaked in November 2009 and have since slid 6%.

Visits among 12- to 17-year-olds fell approximately 18%.

Gmail is the only major email service that gained visitors, up 10% from a year ago

THOUGHT: This is fairly unsurprising except that Gmail is an exception. My guess is that is largely a result of the Android operating system baking Gmail into the core of smart phones. Google also integrates chat and voice calling into it’s Gmail product.

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About David Erickson

David Erickson is principal of e-Strategy Media, a digital marketing consultancy based in Minnesota. David has extensive experience in digital marketing and is often used as an expert source by media and asked to speak on the topic before organizations and to sit on panel discussions.