The Best Email Marketing Automation Services for 2016: GetResponse, ConvertKit, ActiveCampaign or Drip?

Sending out broadcast emails and setting up autoresponder series is something every small business should be doing. Which is why having a reliable email service provider (ESP) in your toolbox is so important.These days, all ESPs can handle these basic capabilities. So what I personally look for in a … [Read more...]

Marketing Automation 101: Creating a Cart Abandonment Workflow

If you sell a product or service online, you are losing money everyday. This is from a concept known as cart abandonment. These are visitors to your site that end up on your checkout page, but don't actually order. Baymard Institute tracked 33 different studies and found that 68.63% users … [Read more...]

Which Email Popup Optin Tool Should I Use? SumoMe, LeadPages, Optin Monster, Bloom or Thrive Leads?

I think we can all agree by now, that email marketing is one of the best marketing channels to master to create a successful website. Not only will it become one of your best traffic sources, but it will likely drive the most sales for you as well. Plus it's not subject to the whims of random … [Read more...]

Aweber Campaigns Review: How Does It Stack Up To ActiveCampaign and ConvertKit?

Most of us are aware of the powerhouse email service provider that is Aweber. However, some may not be aware of their recently released campaigns feature which adds some much needed marketing automation to its list of features. It's something that Aweber lacked and that other email service … [Read more...]

LeadPages Drag & Drop Review: Create More Customized Landing Pages in Seconds

LeadPages has always been one of the fastest, easiest ways to create and publish beautiful landing pages that are proven to convert. All without ever having to touch a piece of code. But that simplicity has often come at a price. Historically, you've been locked into existing template designs … [Read more...]

SumoMe Review: Free Tools to Grow Your Email List

In my last few posts, I've been stressing the importance of building an email list. It should be the primary focus of any small business. Your first step is to start collecting emails. That means investing in an autoresponder and deciding how you want to start growing your list. SumoMe … [Read more...]

Multiply Your Email Optins Using Content Upgrades

Have you started collecting emails on your site yet? If you have, then more than likely you've gone the traditional route and added a popup or stuck an opt-in form on your sidebar and tried to collect emails that way. Maybe you even went the extra mile, and created a lead magnet similar to … [Read more...]

LeadPages Alternative: Thrive Content Builder

Creating and designing lead funnels for your products or services can be a huge challenge. Especially if you are not very technical and lack the ability to code. That is why I always suggest to most business owners that they should either outsource this type of task to professionals, or use a … [Read more...]

Who’s Using LeadPages To Build Their Email List

If you're running a small business, then it's essential that you are collecting email addresses from people visiting your site. If you haven't started doing this yet, then you are potentially leaving traffic and money on the table. What is the best way to collect email addresses on your site? … [Read more...]

A Comprehensive Guide to Promoting Your Blog Posts

More exposure, better search engine rankings, more visitors, more readers... these are just some of the things every blog owner wants for their blog, right? Promoting your blog and the content you put on it remains a task as important as actually writing posts and creating great content... if not … [Read more...]

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