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#1 Email Productivity Hack from Julian Shapiro

Saw this tweet from Julian Shapiro and had to share it to the Indiehackers that haven't already done this...

The productivity hack?

Categorize all of your emails that have "unsubscribe" into a separate email inbox so you can easily cut through the noise.

I'm curious to ask: what other productivity hacks do you have for email?

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    Thanks for this @joelh Hansen, that will be really helpful.

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    A great tip! But won't it also block all the useful newsletters from reaching my inbox?

    As for my own tips, Flowrite is a handy email time saver (full disclosure: I work for them). You'll write 1-2 quick bullets and it turns them into a full email in seconds. Great for those routine, time-consuming but unavoidable emails like follow-ups, communicating with job candidates, sales and so forth.

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      Ah, good clarification. Could distract from those ones that you want to see. Maybe another keyword to vet those high signal ones out from the noise?

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        I think you send them to a Promotions folder. You don’t delete them. Gmails sorting isn’t perfect. This is should help with that.

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    This trick seems interesting 🤔 but won't it also block out important updates from particular sites?

    Also, I use Streak(a chrome extension) to track read receipts of my email and to manage any required stages of user pipeline for ruttl. It's come in pretty handy!

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      I think you send them to a Promotions folder. You don’t delete them. Gmails sorting isn’t perfect. This is should help with that.

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        Ahh okay! Now I get it.

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      Great question, not too sure! I've heard of Streak as well- been meaning to take a look.

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        Yeah would definitely recommend you to try it out!

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