You Want a FREE Email Address List?

FREE Email Address List

You Want a FREE Email Address List?

If you are about to begin a direct mail marketing program, there are different tools you will require to increase the potential responses. Many people wonder where they can secure a FREE email address list. Unfortunately this is not always the best option. Where getting the right email list is important, sending the right material is also something on which the results matter a lot. The effectiveness of a direct mailer relies mostly on the content sent or shared to the potential customers. Direct marketing is growing as one of the most popular types of marketing because of the number of people it engages.

There are thousands of different lists in the market these days. Besides consumer lists, there are business lists also which a new business can target. Choosing the right email list brokers is important for the successful completion of the direct marketing campaign. There are tons of list brokers currently operating in the market today so you need to make sure that the one you are choosing has the correct information which is updated and accurate. Here we will discuss three qualities of them that you should seek before choosing one for your marketing campaign.

Experience

There is no shortcut to experience. There are millions of free email address lists available and most of them are not useful because of the outdated information. Experienced mailing list brokers know which lists are tested for successful results. They also know which mailing lists are new in the market which can be targeted for the favorable outcomes.

Reputation

Email list brokers providing different lists like business leads list or free email address lists should have a good repute in the market. Reputation means more than what you expect. IF the broker has a good reputation, it is obvious that he would have the lists having correct and up to date information. Find out about a company’s reputation by asking about their industry memberships and contact those organizations. A brokerage without any industry affiliations is not a good sign. You should save your time and money and find out a list broker that has a nice goodwill in the market so you can get your desired outcomes.

Services

What is the point of getting in touch with email list brokers if the services offered by them are not tailored to your requirements? The best list brokers will offer you services which are personalized for your requirements and give you the list of your potential target customers. They also offer some extra services like little research and creative designs for your content. You should get in touch with one which you think gives value to your campaign and offer services that are suitable for your marketing campaign.

The above are the three traits you should look for in an email list broker. You should remember that you are not doing this for fun but to increase your customer base so get the one with the best email business database.

Originally posted 2017-03-09 16:24:27. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

KNOW YOUR EMAIL MARKETING LAWS

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KNOW YOUR EMAIL MARKETING LAWS

Email is considered as an important medium of marketing. It is the easiest way to reach a large number of customers in less time and cost. Dealing with email marketing is not very easy, you have to understand the email marketing laws before you start your campaign. Companies are constantly in competition, no one wants to be a spammer. It will damage your reputation and the customer’s perception of the company.

 

WHAT ARE THE BASIC EMAIL MARKETING LAWS YOU SHOULD FOLLOW?

The laws appear to be complicated, but don’t let them change your decision or dissuade you from of using one of the most effective marketing strategies. So before you decide to use email marketing briefly read through the following pointers. In the US we have the CAN-SPAM legislation. Canada has CASL or the Canada Anti Spam Law. Make sure you are aware of the laws in your location and follow them. The last thing you want is a lawsuit or pissed off attorney on your tail.

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Originally posted 2016-10-20 13:32:22. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Purchasing the Right Mailing List

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Steps to Purchase the Right Mailing Lists

Are you a small business owner or you have a start-up, and you are wondering how you can get your business to a wider audience? Mailing lists are one of many ways to do that. But first, what is a mailing list?

A mailing list is a unique way of using an email which allows for widespread dissemination of information to several internet users. They are a very effective way to communicate with existing customers and also potential ones.

Mailing lists are one of the easiest, fastest and least expensive ways to grow your business. Strengthening, building and maintaining a subscriber list for your business is a wonderful way to build excellent relationships with both customers and prospects, plus it helps maintain and build your company or professional image, all of which serves to make your business profitable over the long term.

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Originally posted 2017-12-06 20:42:37. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Select Your Email Service Provider Carefully

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EMAIL SERVICE PROVIDER: CHOOSE WISELY

Email marketing is a trending concept. Utilizing an email service provider is the obvious choice when Due to its numerous benefits, high ROI, and low comparative cost many companies prefer to use this medium for the marketing of their product and services. It is fast and cost effective. Email marketing allows you to interact with a lot of people in less time.

For people who use email marketing an email service provider (ESP)  provides them with an email marketing platform for their campaigns and newsletters. They provide a turnkey platform and some offer guidance on your marketing campaign, results and the overall effectiveness of your email marketing efforts.

Before you select your email service provider (ESP), consider the following:

 

UNDERSTAND YOUR EMAIL MARKETING NEEDS

Your email service provider should understand your requirements. These requirements include the delivery speed and timing you want, emailing frequency, monthly volume, and segmentation of your email list Considering all of these personalized needs will help you select your email service provider.

 

IP ADDRESS MANAGEMENT AND REPUTATION

An IP address allocation is one of the basic services your ESPs should offer. Your IP address is like a phone number with which your customers communicate with you via the smpt process. If your ESP is not providing a private IP address to you it may be harmful to you. Shared IP addresses with other people can increase confusion for your customers and can get you blacklisted. That will affect the reputation of your company. Ask your ESP to provide you with a private IP address or ask how they maintain the IP blocks reputation.

 

COMPLIANCE WITH EMAIL MARKETING LAWS

ESP’s are also responsible for the compliance of CAN-SPAM act regulation. Can-spam are the laws which are to be followed when using email marketing. These laws include some basic things you have to keep in your mind while email marketing. The points in the laws include: consent of the person you are trying to communicate, using proper wording for your email’s subject, allowing the other person to quite whenever he want to.

 

EMAIL MARKETING TRACKING TOOLS

ESP’s should have a proper system of getting the information about the whole process i.e. the number of people contacted, the content sent to different people, the rate on which the data is sent, the frequency of emails and other. It should provide you with simple statistics so you can have the account of your progress.

 

ESP PRICING STRUCTURE

Your selected ESP should have an affordable and easy to understand pricing plan. Some of the companies offer a free trial period so you can check out the system for a bit. Others have different pricing structures such as a recurring monthly or payment according to the amount of emails sent. Make sure you select an ESP with a pricing plan which fits your needs.

Selecting an ESP is a process which should be wisely done in order to avoid headaches down the road. Once you select a service provider which suits your needs, half of your marketing process will be done.

Originally posted 2016-10-23 13:55:11. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Simple Tips for Writing Better Email Copy

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Simple Tips for Writing Better Email Copy

How to create impactful email copy that gets to the point and boosts conversions.

If you want your brand to stand out in an inbox that’s usually flooded with other emails, you’ll need to have some killer copy to help you out.

Your email copy plays a leading in role in convincing people to open your message and convert. Your recipients will see your subject line and preview text well before they get the chance to enjoy your images and email design so it pays to give your copy some extra attention.

 

Tips for writing email copy that converts

If you’ve started developing your email marketing strategy and would like to get going on your copy, below are a few tips that you can use to make your emails more impactful.

 

Make your email copy scannable

Today’s online user scans almost everything. With our lives being so busy and with so much content to get through, it’s best if your email copy is scannable. Bold key messages and make use of bullet points to draw attention to the most important information.

 

Use images to support your content

One good image can turn an email around completely. You shouldn’t rely on the image to get your message across though; it should simply make your message stand out even more. Make sure that the image has been optimized for the web for a better user experience.

 

Stick to one core message and action

An effective email is brief and gets to the point. Your email should only convey one idea at a time to avoid confusing your recipients and asking too much of them. Use one clear call-to-action so that recipients know exactly what step to take next.

 

Write with your segments in mind

Email list segmentation is an important part of creating more effective campaigns. Once you segment your email list you can create copy that’s much more relevant to each of these segments, copy they’ll be able to relate to.

 

Appeal to their emotions

Use words that appeal to the emotions of your readers to make a bigger impact. Look at the problem that you’re trying to help them solve and think about the emotions they would be feeling to make your copy more relatable.

 

Get personal

Your audience doesn’t want to feel like they are being addressed as a group of people but rather as individuals so make use of words such as ‘you’, ‘me’ and ‘us’ to make your copy sound more personal.

 

Pair your subject line with your preview text

Your subject line and your preview text are the first lines of copy that your recipients will see so make sure that your preview text supports your subject line if you want to encourage more people to open your emails.

 

Use facts and numbers

Don’t make claims in your email copy without backing them up. Make use of facts, numbers and sources to back your claims and make your brand sound more trustworthy.

 

Find your tone of voice

As a marketer, you should already know what your brand values are. Use these values to develop a unique tone of voice that you can use in your email copy. The right tone of voice will again help your recipients relate to your brand and make your copy seem more personal.

 

Don’t forget to test

There is no telling what your target audience will respond to so it’s important to test a few different copy variations to achieve the best possible results.

Originally posted 2018-03-03 19:45:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter