Email is being repurposed.

“And then social media got weird and angry, and Slack and its ilk became ubiquitously overwhelming and constant pings on your phone from your brother, your bank and your dry cleaner knocked the shine off instant messaging. The personal touch of a well-crafted email newsletter landing quietly in your inbox became a welcome relief from the white noise of unsolicited posts and notifications.”

Source.

Gone are the days of the “email is dead” chant.

At least for now.

Beyond newsletters, email is being repurposed as a relaxing way to communicating with others.

A fascinating turn, given the inbox zero movement.

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