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Exclusive New SFI Coins!


Exclusive New SFI Coins!

Today we are excited to announce a very special new bonus for all affiliates participating in the September 2016 UNSTOPPABLE Contest.  Get full details on the contest HERE.

Develop 3 or more new (first-time) EA2s in September and you’ll automatically win, as a special bonus, one of our exclusive, brand new Unstoppable Affiliate collectable coins!

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These handsome, two-sided silver-finish coins simulate fine silver and are made of Nickel-Silver, a heavyweight alloy made of a special blend of nickel, copper and zinc.

Although these coins contain no precious metal, they are bright silver in color, scratch-resistant, non-tarnishing, and very durable. 39 mm (1.54″ diameter), silver dollar size.

Proudly display your coin at your desk, or keep it in your pocket as a constant reminder of your SFI goals.  Your Unstoppable Affiliate coin is also a truly powerful conversation starter and marketing tool.  Hand it to a prospect and watch them get quickly interested in joining your SFI team!

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S-Builder New “Team Builder” badge!

S-Builder New “Team Builder” badge!

We’ve just made a change to what used to be the badge for buyers of S-Builder Co-op units.

Effective immediately, it’s now a “TEAM BUILDER” badge and it includes purchases* of not only S-Builder Co-op units, but also PSAs To Go, and any S-Builder Co-op units, PSAs, or CSAs won at Pricebenders auctions**!

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  • ANY purchase for any of the above team-building products gets you the basic badge…and 250 Badge Quest points.
  • If your purchase* is $10 or more, bronze trim is added to the badge and you’ll receive 500 Badge Quest points.
  • If your purchase* is $20 or more, silver trim is added to the badge and you’ll receive 750 Badge Quest points.
  • If your purchase* is $50 or more, gold trim is added to the badge and you’ll receive 1000 Badge Quest points.
*includes all purchases in the last 45 days
** For auction wins, the badge you earn will be based on the MSRP of the item.

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Build your List 15 Ways

Subscriber List 15 Proven Ways to Build it

Subscriber list of engaged subscribers is one of the most effective and reliable marketing resources. A good list so valuable that it can’t be bought. Why? Because when subscribers sign up for your list, they’re signing up to hear from you and your company. Your subscriber list  has to be earned. What are the best ways to build a subscriber list? We’ve collected the top 15 to share with you today.

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The permission model allows you to fill your audience with people who are genuinely interested in your brand and what you have to say

With information collected during sign-up (or later), you can precisely segment your list and design your email communication to suit your reader’s preferences.

As you attract qualified leads, you’ll be able to guide them through the decision-making process by aligning content to specific buying cycle stages.

Take a look at the 15 tips we’ve collected to help you build your email marketing list:

Offer quality content. Nobody gives up their email address for free. If you want to build a valuable relationship and engage your audience, you need to provide content that is worthwhile and interesting.

Put sign-up forms on every web page. Your sign-up form should be everywhere your potential subscribers are. Make sure it’s visible and easy to fill out.

Use social media to collect email addresses. Integrate your sign-up forms with social media platforms. Driving traffic from multiple sources allows you to build a strong email marketing list much faster.

Design your sign-up form carefully. Ask only for information you plan to use. A good rule of thumb is that less is more — the shorter the sign-up form, the higher the conversion rate.

Show your privacy policy. Inform your readers that you will not share their personal information with third parties. A clear privacy policy helps you build trust and convince visitors that it’s safe to subscribe.

Show samples of your content. Let your subscribers know what they are signing up for. Use your older content samples to “sell” the email sign-up.

Include a call to action. Put a call to action in your submit button, e.g. Sign me up! This makes the sign-up process more engaging and improves the conversion ratio.

Give away freebies. Think of a relevant incentive for your audience (e-book, infographic, whitepaper) and provide it for free.

Ask subscribers to share. Take the time to prepare valuable, shareable content. Remember that putting the social share buttons is not enough; you still need to ask your subscribers to use them.

Build a content distribution strategy. Producing great content is only half the battle. Make sure it’s visible to the right audience. Define who your ideal audience is and find out where they like to congregate online. Then choose communication channels accordingly.

Publish landing pages. Create a squeeze page where visitors can download premium content in exchange for their email address. A dedicated web page helps users focus on the call to action and increases conversions.

Include testimonials on your landing page. Social proof helps build trust toward a brand and its products. Use testimonials from satisfied customers to help visitors make a decision.

Blog regularly. Great content brings more traffic. Develop a realistic content publishing schedule and stick to it.

Guest post on popular blogs. Publishing your content on other blogs is a great way to build relationships with other bloggers in your industry and introduce yourself to new people. Include a backlink to your blog, and your blog’s search rankings will go up.

Collect email addresses at offline events. Be ready to collect email addresses at trade shows and conferences. Ask for business cards or use the Forms on the Go app to instantly add people to your list.

It’s time to get started.

Now you know a handful of great ways to build one of the most effective marketing assets — your email marketing list.

Want more? Check out the new GetResponse List Building Program, available free to anyone with a GetResponse account — even a 30-Day Free Trial account. To sign up for our free course, log into your GetResponse account or go to http://www.getresponse.com/features/list-building-program.html.

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