Thank You Email from CD Baby

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CDBaby's email has become something of a legend over the years. Founded by the now popular author & entrepreneur, Derek Sivers, CDBaby started way back in...View More

Thank You Email from CD Baby

Key Takeaways

  • Something as simple as a clever confirmation email goes a long way
  • This especially had a big impact because nobody was doing it at the time. Even in the post by Seth Godin above, he mentions how boring Amazon's confirmation email was (& still is). They were thinking outside of the box.
  • Humor & personality are very powerful online. It humanizes the experience. People want to feel like they are dealing with a real person.
  • The interaction is far from over after the purchase. In fact, that's when the most important interaction begins.

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