FeedBlitz

Running to Stand Still

FeedBlitz as a business has been growing since we started. Successfully competing against organizations multiple orders of magnitude larger than we are. Passionate about what we do, how we do it and run with a business model that is making the company self-sustaining, even with ~60% year on year growth, over the long run. But…

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Safeguarding Subscribers and Publishers

Web-based malware is a headache. Not only for the damage it inflicts if you happen to visit a page hosting some rot that your system is vulnerable to, but also because if you’re unaware of a security problem on your site it may ultimately affect your site’s listing in search results. Google’s Webmaster Tools utility…

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Talking Feeds on the Entrepreneur Network Podcast

Listen in as host Eric Dye & I discuss: The key products and services FeedBlitz offers. What distinguishes FeedBlitz from the competition. Some client success stories. The future of FeedBurner. Will email become extinct ? Gotta love that last one (Answer: NO!). The audio file is available from this page – the session is a…

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Listen TODAY 11am EDT: FeedBurner, FeedBlitz and Platforms

This morning at 11 am EDT I’m going to be on the Tonya Hall Radio show, streamed online at TonyaHall.net and available in Colorado Springs live on KRCN. I’ll be talking platforms and the risks therein, a topic that’s front of mind not only because of Google’s recent actions with FeedBurner, but also because of…

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How To Create Content Mailing Lists for Your Blog

For many bloggers, the opportunity to fine tune their email subscriptions is a great way to create focused lists with greater engagement. Visitors who arrive looking for content on one of the possibly many topics you might write about can get subscriptions to just that topic. For example, you might be interested in saving money…

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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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Get More WordPress Email Subscriptions

FeedBlitz’s WordPress email marketing subscription plugin has been updated to help WordPress bloggers grow their email subscription lists much more quickly. The new version of the plugin (download the wordpress email subscription zip file) adds a “get updates by email” option to comment forms. The commenter can join your list while they’re making a comment…

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