Believe it or not, email is still one of the best ways to reach people directly. You get far better engagement, it’s not as intrusive or obnoxious as SMS marketing or push notifications, and it doesn’t have the limitations in terms of reach of social networks (we all know that it’s become mandatory to “boost” our posts on social if we want to reach all our followers.)
That being said, if you want to grow your blog, you need to get serious about building your email list.
And believe me, for a long, long time I’ve neglected this part, only to realize that email is far from dead, and that growing an email list is a surefire way to keep in touch with your audience.
Now, for the challenging part. How do you grow that list?
That’s why I’ve compiled a list of 21 things to do in order to grow your email list. From the obvious to the subtle, these are the best ways to grow your email list in 2021.