Aweber’s 11 Tips to Grow Your Email List

An email marketer’s ability to build a list of interested, targeted subscribers directly correlates with his/her success. In fact, among the people I’ve spoken with about unsuccessful email campaigns, I’d say 50% (if not more) cite the inability to build a list as the #1 reason the campaign did not go well. I realize this makes list-building sound intimidating. To some people, it is intimidating.

aweberAt its core, list-building isn’t rocket science: you offer to email something of value to people coming to your website and they sign up. The details, of course, are in how you go about offering that something of value.

To help you build a responsive subscriber list, have a read of some of the list-building and web form advice we’ve published on our blog. They would help you grow your email list:

4 Best Practices for Web Forms

Get More By Asking For Less

Are These PEOPLE On My Email List?

Can I Trust You? Using Privacy Policies

How to Get Valid Email Addresses

Make Every Page a Landing Page

Hidden List-Building Opportunities

Build Your List With QR Codes

Tell Would-Be Subscribers What They’re Missing

Get More Subscribers: Seal the Deal with Incentives

How to Get Email Addresses for Email Marketing

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Originally posted 2011-08-02 18:00:08.