E-courses are great for you and the people who want to learn from you. Have a blog but no product to sell? Sell an e-course that teaches people something related to your niche. The best part is, you can earn a passive income for a long time after setting up your e-course just once. If [...]
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Based on your feedback (which we always appreciate), the AWeber control panel went under the knife for a facelift. The goal? Easier. Faster. Better. When you log in, you’ll find a softer color scheme and a new layout designed to make your account easier than ever to navigate. (It also exposes some features you may [...]
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So you use one of our apps, maybe Etsy, maybe PayPal to add people to our mailing list. (If you don’t, this is actually still a relevant idea; it’s just extremely important with apps involved.) There’s one vital step in this process that a lot of marketers miss: sending an app-specific confirmation email that invites [...]
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What’s the most irritating marketing trend you know? I noticed a growing trend of businesses using Unicode characters in subject lines – snowmen at Christmas, hearts for Valentine’s Day, suns for summer sales. And to me? It looks like something my 13-year-old cousin would post on Facebook. But trusted retailers must be seeing success with [...]
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“To lightbox or not to lightbox, that is the question.” – Shakespeare’s most over-adapted (because it’s perfect) quote You’re browsing a site and suddenly, a form pops up in your face, blocking the page with an offer you didn’t ask for. Obnoxious, right? But plenty of sites use lightboxes to request email subscriptions. The common [...]
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Corey Koehler didn’t plan on making music his career. He was the guy that picked up the guitar by the campfire for fun, but his friends saw talent and encouraged him to record. He now has a full schedule of shows and music sales on his website. Smart email marketing helped get him where he [...]
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If you don’t have a designer, it might be hard to get that sweet look you want for your emails, blog and website. We’re going to make it easier for you today, with some links to free images you can use in your design. Smashing Magazine is a site for professional web designers and developers. [...]
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Hey, you! Want to go down a slide? No, not our slides. But it’ll be fun. Ready? Let’s go: Wasn’t that cool? I made you scroll for a really long time. Scrolling used to be considered a hindrance to conversions on most sites, but not anymore. Facebook, Twitter and other social networks made it okay, [...]
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You’re going to like this one: 1. Drag and drop. 2. Pick the buttons you want. 3. If you like, customize the link. Available In The Message Editor …As you’ve probably surmised. New, as of today. Pop them right into your emails – the top, the bottom, the exact middle point, wherever you like. Here’s [...]
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All the best email newsletters do it, for those cases when someone’s inbox just doesn’t display your message correctly. You’ve been able to do it in AWeber – it’s just taken a minute to do. Now, it’ll take you just about 2 seconds. How To Add The Link 1. Click the “Personalization” button in the [...]
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