How many e-mails do you send a day? Chances are, more than you would like to count.

While e-mails are an easy way to get quick responses from your contacts, sometimes your messages need to leave a more lasting impression — particularly if you are freelancing — so e-mail signatures can be a subtle way to sign off your e-mail practically and personally.

Like most things though, there are ways to do this wrong as well as right. So check out this advice from Christine Geoghiou at Yesware, who has covered the best professional touches and easy mistakes with her five e-mail signature tips.

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