On Thu, 24 Mar 2005 11:35:10 +0100 (CET), Chris Heilmann <> wrote: > My company has begun to ask me about sending out HTML emails (invites, > ads) to targetted emails (not signed up users). > Are there any stats out there as to how many of these will end up in spam > filters and virus shields? > Are there any stats on how effective this way of marketing still is? yup: http://www.marketingsherpa.com/ Contrary to popular belief amongst us standards compliant web developers, html emails work, (people click through). imho, it's because the vast majority of people using email software view their email with html enabled. cheers, Mark MG Web Services www.mgwebservices.ca Your Canadian West Coast web site development and hosting solution.