The whole point of big traffic is to grow a massively engaged email list.
It’s those email subscribers that allow you to build a sustainable blogging income that lasts for many years.
You need them badly.
But there are so many subtle forces at play on your blog. Things that affect how many people sign up to your [...]
Sometimes being different can work in your favor..
Most bloggers (and marketers with blogs) who use list building as a way to interact with their audience use the same approach.
Stop me if you’ve heard this before:
Create an opt-in form;
Give away a bonus (like a free e-book to show how crazy cool and knowledgeable you are);
Cleaning at any cost…
I know, I was shocked myself.
Here’s the scoop: I usually do regular cleaning of my Aweber optin email marketing list.
About once a month I would say.
I currently have 4 lists and each one of them has people who at some point unsubscribed or entered wrong email addresses, usually hoping that I [...]
I told Pat not to tell you…
In every aspect of successful blogging, there are two sides to the coin: the stuff you do on your blog, and the stuff you do outside of your blog.
For example, with search engine optimization, you have on-page SEO (keyword optimization, metadata, internal linking structures, etc.), [...]
This is one of those times…
Sooo… List Building.
No, I am not going to talk about it today. It’s not the time yet.
As a matter of fact, next week won’t be list building week either.
You know why?
Because I am lining up some great bloggers who ‘ve been there, ‘ve done that, and they [...]
Yes, blogging is a business for most of us.
However, only a few will succeed. In making money blogging that is.
I truly believe that there is one cornerstone principle that will make or break your aspiration of becoming a professional blogger.
Some of you are making the effort to do it, but don’t really know [...]