How to Grow Your Subscribers List in 2015

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A large, healthy email subscriber list is absolutely fundamental when it comes to running successful email marketing campaigns. However, the majority of email marketers declare that they still struggle to grow their list. This is why we have launched the GetResponse List Building Program – an action-based course to build your list with up to 10,000 subscribers. I also decided to browse our blog history and compile a few posts and infographics in order to offer you a large collection of information on list building. Read more

How to Start a Business Blog in 2015 – Part II

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If you are someone who has been bitten by the entrepreneurial bug but has no clue what to do next, pay attention. In my last post How to start a business blog in 2015, I tell you why you need to start a blog before you spend big bucks on a website. I teach you how to start a blog in the right manner and also tell you how to set goals for the first six months without going mad in the process. If you haven’t checked it out, I highly recommend you do so. Read more

Best Practices in Recovering From a Social Media Mistake

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No matter what career you’re in, there will come a point when you make a mistake. It’s inevitable. You’re only human after all. It might just be a very minor flub that can be quite easily brushed under the proverbial carpet without causing any lasting damage. Or, on the other hand, it could be a major cock up that proves to be either a rather serious embarrassment for your company, or perhaps even end up costing somebody a lot of money. Either way, you should not fear. You can recover, as can any jeopardised reputation of your company.  Read more

How To Take Excellent, Customized Photographs With Just a Smartphone

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Have you heard of “The Visual Web?” It refers to how the Internet is becoming an increasingly image-based medium, rather than a text-based medium. Aside from selfies, there are plenty of reasons why the web is becoming more and more visual. For starters, our brains are wired to prefer images. We process visual information 60,000 times faster than text. 90% of the information sent to our brains is visual. So it’s no surprise we also tend to share images online far more readily than text. Most of us prefer to look at an infographic rather than to read an article. Read more

The 7 Deadly Don’ts of Email Marketing

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Just like any other form of communication, email marketing requires the right pace and some tact. Unfortunately, many businesses don’t know when they’re crossing the line with their subscribers. Let’s explore some of the deadly mistakes email marketers make. These may cost you subscribers, conversions and maybe even your reputation. If your emails aren’t generating sales and leads, your business could be making costly email marketing mistakes.

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Content Marketing Monday: Why Social Media is Content Marketing

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Or is it? Last week we talked about how you can implement content marketing in a B2B and a B2C environment. But what do you do with all those content marketing campaigns? Do they magically gain you sure customers? They don’t. You need to flip your content marketing coin and see that the other side of it is social media. But don’t get them confused, they are not the same thing! Read more