How to Build Your Own Mailing List

Take your affiliate business to the next level with your own email list.

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Written by Gene Schleeter
Updated over a week ago

Building a mailing list is a crucial aspect of email marketing.

By building your own mailing list, you can grow your audience and reach potential customers who are interested in your products or services.

Here are some tips for building your own mailing list:

Offer Something Valuable

To encourage visitors to sign up for your mailing list, offer something valuable in exchange for their email address.

This could be an e-book, a discount code, or access to exclusive content.

Make sure the value you're offering is relevant to your audience and aligned with your brand. It won’t work if your readers don’t want it.

Use Opt-In Forms

Opt-in forms are the forms that your visitors fill out to join your mailing list.

Here are some tips for using opt-in forms effectively:

  • Use clear, compelling language to describe what your visitors will get by joining your mailing list

  • Use a simple, intuitive form that's easy to fill out

  • Place your opt-in form in a prominent location on your website, such as the sidebar or header

  • Use a double opt-in process to confirm that your subscribers want to receive your emails

Use Social Media

Social media is a great way to promote your mailing list and encourage your followers to sign up.

Here are some tips for using social media to build your mailing list:

  • Share your lead magnet or other incentive on social media to encourage sign-ups.

  • Use eye-catching graphics and compelling language to grab your followers' attention.

  • Share your sign-up form link on your social media profiles and in your posts.

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