What are the best ways to know if someone opened an email without having to request a return receipt from them?

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    ContactMonkey is a tool for Gmail and Outlook that lets you see who's opening your emails right from your inbox. It also gives you statistics and insights that will help you have a better email performance.



    $10- Varies by plan

    Patrick Hamilton
    Written on November 27, 2017
    "This software offers features my email client does not. I found it useful and easy to use. Pretty good overall."
  2. 5


    Deskun is a Google Chrome extension for Gmail. Deskun adds such features as: Mailtracking, Scheduling, Snooze, and Templates.

    Chrome Extension

    Johnny Hall
    Written on July 7, 2018
    "This is great solution because it adds new functions to your email. You can create and schedule messages through various platforms."
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    #3Mailtrack for Gmail Inbox

    Mailtrack for Gmail Inbox

    This extension is the double check for Gmail. That's it. The same way you can check if that friend has read your last Whatsapp text, Mailtrack for Gmail Inbox allows you to do it with those emergency emails that need to be read as soon as possible. 


    Other Platform

    Sara Harvey
    Written on November 14, 2017
    "Mailtrack for Gmail Inbox is a great Chrome script you can use to check your Gmail inbox. It came somehow tell if your emails have been read by the person you sent them to. It's a neat little script."
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    HubSpot is an inbound marketing and sales platform that helps companies attract visitors, convert leads, and close customers. Among other services, it allows you to set up, track and measure UTM Campaigns.

    Free- Varies by plan

    Roger Ross
    Written on June 23, 2018
    "A great way to grow traffic for your business. I use it to keep track of potential leads and other sales related items for a business of mine. It's been steady going so far and I'm looking forward to diving in more with this system."


Best What are the best ways to know if someone opened an email without having to request a return receipt from them
1ContactMonkeySoftware 9 Paid
2DeskunSoftware 5 Paid
3Mailtrack for Gmail InboxSoftware 3 Paid
4HubSpotWebsites 1 Free

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