Content Marketing

Email Marketing 101: The Simple, Definitive Guide for 2019

Email Marketing 101: The Simple, Definitive Guide for 2019

Let’s cut to the chase:

If you want to nurture leads and turn them into raving fans who will shout your virtues from rooftops (as well as buy whatever you’re selling), you need to learn the ins and outs of email marketing.

In this simple, easy-to-digest guide, you’ll learn:

  • The two things you need to get started with email marketing;
  • How to choose the best email marketing service for your needs;
  • How to grow your email list;
  • What kind of emails you should send to your subscribers;
  • Why (and how) you need to segment your email list;
  • How to improve your email open rates;
  • How to automate your emails (with examples);
  • And more…

When we’re done, you’ll have all the info you need become an email marketing kung-fu master.

Let’s dive in.

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Blog Comments in 2019: How to Write Good Comments That Stand Out

Blog Comments in 2019: How to Write Good Comments That Stand Out

Blog comments are a relic from a bygone era.

That’s the word on the street, isn’t it?

In its heyday, a blog comment was powerful. Write good comments and they could land you on the radar of a popular blogger — the kind of super-connected influencer who could accelerate your success.

But that was then, right?

Today, readers have turned to Facebook and Instagram for their commenting fix. Spammers have taken over. And, as a result, some blog owners have done what would’ve once been unthinkable: turned off their comments.

So, game over. Blog comments are dead. Stick a fork in them.

Right?

Not so fast.

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Evergreen Content 2.0: Timeless Posts People Will Actually Remember

Evergreen Content 2.0: Timeless Posts People Will Actually Remember

“Create evergreen content that will always be relevant,” the experts say.

And so you do.

You think of an idea and spend days writing, tweaking, and perfecting every ageless, enduring syllable.

You’re certain you have a winning post on your hands — the kind of evergreen content that can stand the test of time and be spoken of with reverence years later by adoring fans who name their firstborn after you.

But inevitably, after its initial wave of popularity subsides, your masterpiece disappears into the background as newer and newer posts pop up.

Instead of standing the test of time, your timeless content is forgotten.

And the only adoring fan willing to name their firstborn after you is your spouse.

So, what the heck’s happening?

Are the experts wrong? Is evergreen content overrated?

Well, here’s the thing…
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8 Best Free WordPress Themes of 2019 (Chosen by Experts)

8 Best Free WordPress Themes of 2019 (Chosen by Experts)

If you’re starting your blog on a budget, a free WordPress theme is a great way to keep costs down.

The problem?

There are literally thousands of free WordPress themes to sort through. And when you search for guidance on Google, you’re greeted with articles offering dozens (or hundreds) of free WordPress theme options.

Let’s be honest:

You don’t need a list of dozens (or hundreds) of free WordPress themes. There’s not enough time in the day to review them all, and most of them sound the same anyway.

No, what you need is a small list of themes that have been vouched for and vetted by people who know what they’re talking about.

And you need that list to be broken down in a way that makes it easy for you to choose the theme that best fits your needs.

In short, you need the post you’re reading right now.

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