ShortMail Places a Character Limit on Your Digital Correspondences

By: Christopher DeLuca - Published: Sep 9, 2011 • References: shortmail &
ShortMail is a brilliant and simplified new web service that will have you choosing your words very carefully in your digital correspondences. ShortMail attempts to cut down the clutter in your inbox by limiting messages to no over than five hundred characters.

ShortMail captures the character-limiting quality of Twitter but gives the user more room to articulate thoughts. Five hundred characters intuitively seems like the perfect amount to get your message across.

Implications - Consumers are living busier lives than ever before, but still want to remain connected to their social networks. The ShortMail takes these two competing forces into account. Companies out to consider the reality that consumer are busy with their need to connect when creating products and marketing campaigns. Stats for Word-Reducing Email Services Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 322 clicks in 245 w
Interest: 2.1 minutes
Concept: ShortMail
Related: 38 examples / 29 photos
Segment: Males, 18-55
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