Establishing a simple email marketing campaign is one of the hardest parts of the marketing process online. It all starts with inspiring people to open your emails. After all, you’re only a small business owner with a not so sizable marketing budget to develop an email marketing campaign that invests thousands of dollars. So how do you get started?
Well, there’s no need to worry—we’ve got a guide for you. From setting goals to building a successful campaign from scratch, we’ve got a step-by-step guide for you. So let’s get started.
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First things first, you’ll want to set a goal for your campaign. It’s helpful to have a goal in mind so you can ask the right questions to your customers to determine how many emails you should send. That is the frequency of your mailers should be a direct function of the feedback you glean from customers. You should also know what you’re trying to accomplish—that’s the goal of your email campaign.
If you don’t have a specific goal to aim for, you’ll be able to figure it out yourself. When you’re setting up your campaign, you’ll need to start by setting a clear goal, like, “Increasing product sale by X percent by Y quarter.” Or increase the number of free to paid conversions. Whatever it is you’re trying to accomplish, you’ll need to be clear on that from the very beginning. That way, when you do send out your emails, you know exactly what you’re trying to achieve. If you’re trying to increase sales, then remember that there’s always room for Improvement. No matter how good the campaigns previously have been. And if you’re trying to increase subscriber growth, you can always be improving the effectiveness of your campaign.
At this point, you might be wondering how you can start building your email list. We’ve got a ton of guides on how to build a successful email campaign from scratch. Specifically, here’s a quick tutorial on how to build your email list from scratch without a ton of resources to get you started:
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Building Your Email List
Now that you’ve decided to build an email list, it’s time to get those email addresses to your list. Before you can send your first email campaign, you’ll want to begin by getting a few of your customers to sign up for your email list.
You’ll want to start by sending a few targeted email newsletters to your customers—as we discussed earlier. This will help you build your email list further. You can send a soft opt-in email. You can also send a hard opt-in email, which offers a more in-depth offer than the soft opt-in email. It depends entirely on what you want to achieve.
By sending your targeted, targeted emails, you’ll be able to build a list of subscribers that you can start sending out to. The soft opt-in email will be sent to everyone who signs up to receive your campaign.
Once you get a solid list of subscribers, it’s time to start sending them emails. Send them relevant emails.
It’s important because in this manner you can determine which emails to send to which of your subscribers.
That way you won’t wear them out with your emails and gain the highest marketing ROI possible. What do you think of our tips we discussed?
Email is one of the highest ROI generating machines for your business. Do it right and you open the floodgates to traffic and conversions.