Here’s to five sentence email.
Five sentences or less, that is.
I just love this from: http://five.sentenc.es/
E-mail takes too long to respond to, resulting in continuous inbox overflow for those who receive a lot of it.
Treat all email responses like SMS text messages, using a set number of letters per response. Since it’s too hard to count letters, we count sentences instead.
They even suggest adding the following to the end of your emails:
Q: Why is this email five sentences or less?
Let’s have more simple and clear writing.
Just. Like. This.