Advanced Email Marketing: List Hygiene, or Cleaning Up Your List – Part 1

Why You Should Clean Up Your List Keeping a good quality list is important, because it means that you can get greater engagement from it, which in turn will enable you to derive greater revenues. It’s also important from a deliverability perspective. ISPs track how many emails of yours are opened, and one factor they…

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Tying it All Together – Beefing up FeedBlitz Autoresponders, Part 3

In the first part of this three post autoresponder series I announced the following new features for FeedBlitz’s autoresponders: Custom landing pages for autoresponder subscribers; Custom confirmation emails; Event rules and triggers; New “On completion” event trigger. In the second post, I talked about our AWeber-compatible email parser capability, enabling simple third party shopping cart…

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Shopping cart and popup integration – Beefing Up Autoresponders, Part 2

Autoresponders are often used to thank people for subscribing to your mailing list, or to launch multi-step drip marketing series, or as standalone email courses sent to subscribers. These are easy to set up because all these features are inside the FeedBlitz service. But some of the best uses for autoresponders is to add a…

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Beefing up FeedBlitz Autoresponders – Part 1

Autoresponders – a predefined sequence of emails that go out to subscribers – have long been a part of FeedBlitz’s offerings. Most folks using FeedBlitz, however, don’t make the most of them. While that’s OK, it means that many of you are missing out on one of the keys to making your blog a financial…

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8 New School Ways to Build Your List Using This 50-Year-Old Technology

The room was filled with bloggers of all ages. I was giving a presentation at BlogWorld Expo and I had lured these tech-savvy bloggers to my talk on the premise of unveiling the 50-year-old technology that was the hidden profit center of their blog. What is this 50-year-old technology that I speak of? It’s e-mail,…

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How To Create A Successful, Profitable Relationship With Affiliates by Lynn Terry

Before you can create a successful relationship with your affiliates, it’s important to understand the expectations upfront. Both yours and theirs. It is not the affiliate’s job to sell your products. Their job is to pre-sell the product, and bring you new potential customers (traffic). Conversions are your responsibility, both at first contact and in…

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How To Find and Recruit Affiliates For Your Affiliate Program by LynnTerry

If you have an affiliate program, your highest priority is to recruit active affiliates and get them to promote your product or service. You may have already done everything you can think of to get your affiliate program in front of people, yet you’re seeing very little response. And it’s a great opportunity! So why…

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Top 3 Reasons Your Business Needs Affiliates – Now! by Lynn Terry

If you don’t yet have an affiliate program for your products or services, now is the time to consider it. If you do have an affiliate program, but you’re not actively working with the program and you’re affiliates, you’re really missing out. Affiliates can be a huge asset to your company. And it doesn’t matter…

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Your Email Marketing: DIY or Outsource, Free or Paid?

My goal with this final post in the current List Building for Bloggers series is to help you frame the questions you need to answer to find the best fit for you, in terms of going DIY (Do It Yourself) or using a third party email marketing service; and paying or using a free option.…

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