Author Archives: Justin Premick
About Justin PremickJustin Premick is the former Director of Educational Products at AWeber.
Hi everyone, At AWeber, we operate according to a set of five Core Values. They help us provide the best email marketing service we can for you and thousands of other users around the world. Today, we’re taking a couple of hours to practice one of these Core Values: Don’t take ourselves too seriously; have […]
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If you’ve been doing email marketing for over a week, you’ve probably heard all about split testing: why you should, easy split tests you can implement today, split testing your web forms and calls to action, and so on. If people liked email as much as they like cats, “test it!” would be our “I […]
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While most of AWeber’s education and marketing happens online — through this blog, our live webinars, the Knowledge Base, our Twitter and Facebook profiles, and a number of other venues — we know it’s important to get out and talk with email marketers in person, too. So this week, several people from our Education Marketing […]
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The following is a guest post from AJ Kumar at Single Grain. Thanks to Neil Patel for introducing us and making this post possible. – Justin Premick Your website and email marketing lists aren’t just business tools that help you connect with customers and prospects – in effect; they’re the digital manifestation of your presence […]
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This is a guest post by Gregory Ciotti, an AWeber user who blogs about WordPress marketing at Sparring Mind. The simple truth when it comes to collecting more email subscribers for your AWeber email campaign is this: Add more web forms to give people more chances to join your list. But over-used and badly placed […]
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From time to time, people come to us and ask if we offer a “full service” version of AWeber, where we do things for you like set up your account, design a custom email just for you, create and schedule your messages for you and perform other tasks that most of you are probably doing […]
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This is a guest post from Chris Guillebeau. If you enjoy this post, you may also like this interview about how he builds relationships via email marketing. Here’s Chris! -Justin Premick In April 2010, I launched the Empire Building Kit, a training course designed to help aspiring entrepreneurs build a business in one year by […]
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This is a guest post from Danny Iny. Danny is an author, strategist, serial entrepreneur, and proud co-founder of Firepole Marketing. “Bad news” – have you ever received an email with that subject line? It has been used by a number of internet marketers to increase response rates, notably during product launches, often achieving particularly […]
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At AWeber, even though we operate a web-based service, we love going out and meeting customers in the “real world.” We regularly attend marketing conferences (some, but not all, are specific to email) and look for events where small businesses and marketers are getting together. Before moving into our current office, we decided that it […]
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Have you ever used a link shortener on any of your email marketing campaigns? They’re a handy way to send a long URL to someone using just a few characters. And while they’re nothing new (TinyURL turns 10 in January 2012), they’ve become particularly popular since the rise of Twitter, Facebook and other communication mediums […]
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