As the saying goes, you only get one chance to make a first impression, and email marketing is no exception. The first email a new subscriber receives can make or break your relationship with a customer. Strike a good first impression with the latest addition to your subscriber base and you'll be off to a great start for a happy, healthy relationship.
Email marketing has somewhat fallen out of favor over the past few years, with it's younger, trendier cousin social media growing in popularity. Yet time and again studies prove that reaching your audience via their inbox is still one of the most powerful and cost-effective methods of driving conversions.
Now that you've made that initial connection with a few people by welcoming them to your email community, you've found yourself feeling inspired. You're comfortable enough with the concept and value of email marketing and you really want to grow your reach. At this point, you've done the basics and are happy with your results but now you're asking, "Where do I go from here?"