Blogger Week in Review EP05 :: Knowing Everything, Subscription Goals, Blogging Tips, Web Copy, Email Lists

Every week I share some of the best blogger articles I read and saved for future reference.

Here is an overview of Blogger Week in Review Episode 5:

  • Are you a Jack of all trades?
  • Did You Set Your Subscription Goals?
  • A Gazillion of Blogging Tips
  • Copywriting vs. Web Copy Tips
  • Grow Your Email List With Simple Automation

 

 

Knowing Everything About Something

http://www.briankurtz.me/knowing-everything-about-something/I’m a huge believer in “owning a niche” rather than “owning the world”… Today I want to share with you an interesting perspective on this idea with a couple of real life experiences that may convince you of the same… I would love to know what you think after watching the video below. P.S. Many of you have written me over the past few months that you are interested in learning more about this “new medium” called direct mail…I assume most of you have heard of it? Gordon was the architect of Reader’s Digest in the 1960’s and virtually invented sweepstakes.

Complete story at briankurtz.me

 

 

Prepare to Be Ignored if You Don’t Have Subscription Goal

http://contentmarketinginstitute.com/2016/09/ignored-subscription-goal/According to Content Marketing Institute/MarketingProfs research, less than one in three organizations have subscription growth as a content marketing goal. Less than 1 in 3 organizations have subscription growth as a #contentmarketing goal via @cmicontent Click To Tweet Now, I’m not sure if this is a failing of the research, but the mindset is clear … building an audience is not even on the minds of most large enterprises today. Best chance at measurement Let’s take a step away from the dark side of the force for a moment.

Complete story at contentmarketinginstitute.com

 

 

101 Blogging Tips to Keep You Moving Forward

http://www.blogtyrant.com/101-blogging-tips/When you first start a blog it all seems simple. The deeper you go, however, the more complicated it becomes. Bloggers have to know about design, content creation, SEO, servers, security and so much more.

Complete story at blogtyrant.com

 

 

Website Copywriting to Win You Buyers: the Definitive Guide

http://www.handsomegenius.com.au/resources.htmlIf you’re at all confused by any of it, this glossary of copywriting terms is for you. Chapter 2 On Writing for the Web Most copywriting principles work similarly in any medium. This is a great infographic on how people read online.

Read more at handsomegenius.com.au

 

 

How To Grow Your Email List Fast With Simple Marketing Automation

http://www.jeffbullas.com/2016/09/12/how-i-used-marketing-automation-and-twitter-to-grow-my-email-list-by-10000-new-subscribers/Drums rolled and angels sang. A survey was taken and 45% said they would be more likely to buy the product. My musing? They would not be able to tell you. Sure it was on social but it was just doing old media on new media.

Complete story at jeffbullas.com

 

 

Wrapping It Up

How did you like this week’s articles?

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Until next week,

-steve

P.S. In case you missed last week episode 4, you can read it here.

P.P.S. If you need a solid backup solution for your Wordpress site, please read my latest review of iThemes BackupBuddy.

 

 

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