Category: EMAIL LIST

How to Get Your First 100 Email Subscribers in 30 Days or Less

How to Get Your First 100 Email Subscribers in 30 Days or Less

*This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. This means I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. For my full disclaimer, click here.*   Full disclosure: it actually took me 34 days to get my first 100 email subscribers, not 30 (just being #real with you guys). But somehow, “How to Get Your First 100 Email Subscribers in 34 Days or Less” doesn’t have quite the same ring to it, now does it?   When you’re brand new to blogging and trying to build up your email list, it can feel like a crap-shoot. You’re testing out different strategies, trying to figure out what works and what doesn’t. It can be frustrating when you feel like you’ve created the “perfect” opt-in […]


12 Email List Do’s and Don’ts for Sending Newsletters Your Subscribers Love

12 Email List Do’s and Don’ts for Sending Newsletters Your Subscribers Love

  Welcome to the last installment in our Email List 101 Series!   In the first post, I showed you a step-by-step guide to starting a free email list using MailChimp. The second post was all about the tips and tools you can use grow your email list on a budget.   Once you’ve built up your email list, the next step is to figure out how to send emails your subscribers love. So to round off the series, today I want to share my “Do’s and Don’ts” of sending out email newsletters. This post is for you if you’re wondering… How often should I be writing to my subscribers? What should I say in my emails? Should I be sending them links to my new blog posts?   We’ll […]


The Top Tools & Strategies to Grow Your Email List On a Shoestring Budget

The Top Tools & Strategies to Grow Your Email List On a Shoestring Budget

  Hi loves! Welcome back to the Email List 101 series.   In the first post in this series, we talked about how to get your email list up and running using the free platform, MailChimp. But now comes the hard part: how do you actually get people to subscribe to your list?!   Never fear, friends – I’ve got plenty of tips, tools, and strategies coming your way to help you get your first 100 subscribers, 1000 subscribers + more! And the best part is that most of the tools I recommend are free or very budget-friendly.   (Pssst. wanna see the exact strategies I used to get my first 100 subscribers in 30 days? Click here to check out the post!)   *This post may contain affiliate links […]


My Biggest Blogging Mistake EVER (And How to Start an Email List for Free)

My Biggest Blogging Mistake EVER (And How to Start an Email List for Free)

  Over the past 4 years that I’ve been blogging, I think it’s safe to say I’ve made every mistake in the books.   From uploading tiny horizontal images to Pinterest, to using 500 different colours and fonts on my blog, to using pictures I found on Google in my blog posts (I still cringe a bit at that one).   But if you were to ask me what my biggest blogging mistake EVER was — the one thing that was most detrimental to the growth and success of my blog — my answer would be simple…   *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. This means I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. For my full disclaimer, click here.* […]