List building is crucial to long term success in the Internet Marketing industry. But, did you know it’s also a great way to build a social or support networking group?
The mention of ‘list building’ brings to mind a sole purpose for many marketers. Yet list building is so much more. And when you start realizing that, your list will grow – for the right reasons – with loyal followers who become customers.
List building should be about “offering” something of value to your subscribers. Something that will enrich their lives, provide insight, or teach new information and facts. Depending on whether you specialize in a particular [niche] area, provide products, self improvement tips, or something else – the most important thing to remember: Your reader should always come first, everything else is secondary to that.
Providing quality content is a must, but it takes more than just presenting facts or figures. Did you know that your ‘writing’ has a personality all its own? And your readers will pick up on that personality. Words are more than mere content, in an attempt to ‘sell something’ to someone whether they really need it or not.
If collecting names [and email addys] is your chief purpose, you are already sabotaging your writing experience – and offending your readers, thus alienating them. And if you think your readers can’t or don’t pick up on your subtlety, you are more naive than you ‘think’ your readers are.
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