One of the big advantages of building a list is that you can start a relationship with your readers. No matter what niche you are in, people will have to know, like and trust you before they take your advice and make a purchase via your affiliate link.
Let’s talk about how you can start cultivating that relationship. It all starts with getting them to opt into your list.
Start by making them an offer they can’t refuse. Don’t just invite them to sign up for your newsletter or to get regular blog updates. Instead create a free report, record an instructional video or create a coupon code for them. “Sell” the free offer or ethical bribe in your optin box. [Read more...]