Internal Infographic: Avoids these words in email subject lines You’re less likely to get a response if you send an email with “confirm” or “join” in the subject line. Here’s how to write emails that are sure to give you a response. By Kristin Long@KristinMLongFeb. 14, 2012 SHARE The average email user receives 147 emails and spends more than two-and-a-half hours on email every day. That’s a lot of time to dedicate to email, but here’s the kicker: Most people don’t read the emails you send them. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.