50 List Building Techniques – (1-10)
1) Relevant Content
Research and write content that your market is interested in. In this way, not only will you keep
your subscribers happy, you will also boost the amount of people who will recommend your
newsletter to their friends.
Research can be done by sending out an email asking your readers what they want to read. You
can also sign up for other ezines in your market and see what they are writing about.
2) Using Feedburner
www.Feedburner.com allows readers to subscribe to your blog updates by email. So even if
you have not started your own newsletter yet, you can still update your readers of new content
on your blog via email.
3) Ad Swaps
Ad swaps are exchanges of advertisements. By incorporating someone’s advertisement into
your mailing, they agree to do the same for you. Swap ads with people in the same industry or
related non-competing industries. Use this technique every 2-3 weeks and you should see your
subscriptions climb rapidly over time.
4) Subscription Boxes
Subscription boxes can be added anywhere on a website. Integrate more subscription boxes so
that more people can see the boxes and subscribe to your list. We recommend Aweber for your
autoresponder account: http://www.aweber.com
5) Newsletter and ezines
You can rely on RSS feeds to build your email list. However, a more effective way of building
your list is to start a newsletter or ezine on appropriate topics that are popular, address a
genuine need, or solve a problem. This makes it easier to attract new subscribers for your email
6) Safelists networks
Joining safelists networks will gain you access to a large group of individuals who may be
interested in joining your list.
7) Bonus Or Gift
Offer a bonus or gift to individuals who sign up for your newsletter or ezine. Freebies always
attract people. A good bonus could be back issues of your newsletter.
8) Opt-in Form
Add an opt-in form on your blog. If your content garners readers who come back to your
website on a regular basis, they may decide to opt-in to your newsletter. You
9) Viral Marketing
Free viral Ebooks get passed around readers very quickly hence it is a great way to get new
10) Newsletter or email frequency and consistency
If you want to be trusted and credible, you need to ensure that you are consistent with your
newletter or email frequency. Delivery can be set weekly, monthly or less frequently.
These are your first 10 List Building Techniques To Skyrocket Your Subscribers List!”
Continued in tomorrows post.