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E-mail more popular than post

E-mail more popular than post

Three hundred more e-mails were sent than letters during January 2002.

E-mail is now more popular than the post, according to a NetValue survey. During January 2002, 550 million e-mails were sent compared to 258 million letters handled by the Royal Mail.

People who use computers at home sent on average 12 messages and received 39 each month.

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

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