Tag Archives: death of email

Email is Not Dead…Again

Posted on (0 Comments)

Is email dead?  Of course not but if you’re not convinced here are some reasons why email is very much alive. Email is the engine of the social web. According to Radicati, as of 2011, there were 3.1 billion email accounts worldwide – and it is these accounts that are fueling the amazing growth of social networks like Facebook and Twitter. How do people sign-up for a social network?  With an email address.  How do they receive alerts and communications about those accounts? Via their email address.  In fact, the email address is often the only piece of personal contact