• Instapage Review: How Does It Stack Up To LeadPages?

      Landing pages are one of the best ways to sell products online and collect email leads. But building them yourself is tough! Especially if you are a non-techie and lack any coding or design skills. By default, WordPress itself doesn’t offer much help for creating well-designed landing pages. The default editor is just not well suited for this.

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  • 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 abandoned their shopping carts.

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  • Wishpond Review: The Do Everything Lead Generation Tool

    Email marketing and lead generation are essential for running a successful online business these days. But to make it all work, you need to have certain pieces in place. For example you might use ActiveCampaign to collect leads and send out emails. Perhaps you have a LeadPages account to create a highly converting landing page.

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  • MailChimp Review: A Beginners Email Service Provider for Marketers

    If you ask for advice from owners of huge websites, the one thing they’ll probably tell you to do – aside from creating rich content, of course – is to start building your email list. But, the thing is, collecting emails can be intimidating work. And, as if that is not enough, small business owners have to deal with a steep learning curve and expensive price tags.

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  • Shopify Review: Should I Use It For My Next Online Store?

    Recently I had a friend ask me for help setting up an eCommerce store to sell her products online. She had her products ready to sell, but wasn’t confident in her ability to put together an online store by herself. Now, I had never built my own eCommerce store either, so I took it upon myself to do some research on what it would take to build one.

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  • Thrive Leads Review: The Smart Way To Grow Your List

    Have you been building your email list and wondering why it’s been growing so slowly? There are countless well known optin form building products out there which you may or may not already been using. Or you might be using the email form builder that comes with your current email service provider.

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  • 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 Review First Published on: Dec 25, 2015 Last updated: Dec 25, 2015 tl;dr Summary SumoMe’ ...

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  • ActiveCampaign Review: Marketing Automation On Steroids

    For a long time, the only email service providers that provided automation capabilities were hugely expensive products like InfusionSoft and Ontraport. This put the power that automation out of the reach for many small businesses and entrepreneurs. Why is email automation so critical? ActiveCampaign Review First Published on: Dec 16, 2015 Last updated: Dec 16, 2015 tl;dr Su ...

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