Email marketing is one of the most popular and widely used promotional strategies that brings in targeted leads, sales and even recurring customers for many marketers. Mailing lists are used by almost each and every internet marketer to generate more leads and sales for their products, and it’s even used to build niche based lists and promote affiliate products. But, growing an email list is not that easy as it sounds, building a mailing list of targeted people is one of the most difficult tasks on this planet. Anyways, if you are new to email marketing, then I would recommend you to check out this tips and strategies mentioned below that can help you build your very first emailing list hundreds of targeted people within a short span of time:
(1) Offer a relevant freebie to the subscribers: Yes, it’s one of the most used and obviously a working tactic to get more subscribers for your email list. Just offer a free product (which is paid in general) which is relevant to what your email list is all about, and cross your fingers to get hundreds of targeted people into your mailing list.
(2) Start paid campaigns: You can also make use of PPC, PPV and other paid search engine campaigns to generate targeted traffic to your squeeze pages containing the list building widget. It really works, but you need to have some appropriate details and images in your squeeze page to get more subscribers.
(3) SEO for driving natural & hungry buyers into your list: Search engine optimization is not dead yet. You can simply create a page containing some useful information and content related to your email list, and target a relevant keyword with natural link building. In this way, you can achieve higher rankings for the keyword you had targeted and get targeted traffic into your webpage, which will obviously turn into subscribers of your mailing list.
(4) Create a blog to get targeted subscribers: You can also create a blog about the products that you are going to promote through your email list and drive in targeted traffic to your blog posts. This is another sure shot ways to get a few targeted email list subscribers.
(5) Email marketing to build your mailing list: What? You may wonder about it, but it’s true. Email marketing works pretty well to build another relevant mailing list without much efforts. All you need to do is to find another email list having tons of subscribers, that also matches to the category of your list, and contact the owner of list about a solo ad for a specific amount of price. This is another paid way of growing your email list with targeted subscribers.
That’s all, I’ve listed above all the top five tactics that most of the internet marketers generally use to build their email list within a short period of time. You can start from the scratch and build your email list gradually using these strategies. If you have any other working tactic that works in real world to build a targeted email list, then don’t forget to share it with our readers.