What a $100m Email Copywriter Told Me About Writing High Converting Emails

I was on a call last night with Ryan Saplan from Warrior Media. He’s made hundreds of millions writing emails for clients. Here’s what he told me… Track EVERYTHING. The only way to make smart decisions is to have accurate data, rather than based on feels. Don’t just hire copywriters to write one email. Hire […]

How to Resurrect a Cold Email List

Got a list of subscribers you haven’t contacted in a while? Here’s how to re-engage in a way they’ll welcome and can generate sales at the end… Don’t send a grovelling email saying “sorry for not contacting”. March in with fanfare and ribbon tape like you’re Macho Man Randy Savage. Hit them with your best […]

Would You Love to Earn $1,500 for a SINGLE Email? Find out how in my 80/20 Email Copy Review

In my 80/20 Email Copy review, I cover whether it really can enable you to pump out high converting emails in record time, and be able to charge $100, $200, or even the $1,500 Ian Stanley charges per email.  Ryan Deiss calls his the ‘Invisible Selling Machine’. Andre Chaperone has his ‘Soap Opera Sequence’, while […]

Don’t Read this If You Are Happy Getting Mediocre Results from Email

Email marketing is the most profitable channel. See how I said that unequivocally. The reason is because study after study proves that it’s true: When it comes to purchases made as a result of receiving a marketing message, email has the highest conversion rate (66%), when compared to social, direct mail and more. – DMA Social […]

The 5 Step ‘Sideways Sales Letter’ Method

Yesterday when I was working from a coffee shop when I overheard a conversation between a marketing consultant and a client. Let me tell you, it was painful listening. The consultant was trying to convince a rightly cynical client that social media was the ‘new way’ of marketing. That nobody read emails or visited corporate […]

47 Elite Email Marketing Tips – Strategies to Earn $44 for Every $1 Spent

Forget the mobile and social media hype. Email is the sales powerhouse to focus your efforts on. For every $1 spent $44.25 is the average return. With such a massive ROI, email marketing is the best way to convert leads and increase profits. It’s no wonder, 67% of marketers say that email is key for […]

Why 5 Emails Are Better Than 1 – This Tough Love Cost Me a Project

Recently a client asked me to write a single email to promote his business. This was to be sent to a list he’d created after scouring the web for prospects. Now, I could have taken his money, written the email and wished him all the best. But I thought I’d make him aware of a few realities… […]

The Folly of Building Your Farm on Rented Land

A few years back, Facebook was flipping the marketing world upside down. It was hailed as the future, and that it would reshape the marketing landscape forever. We were told we had to go where our customers were. To focus more marketing efforts on persuading them to become our Fans and Like our posts, and do all our promotional legwork for us. […]

Email continues to trample all over social media as a sales tool and pitching your email copywriting services to clients

Being the savvy readers that you are, I know you’re well aware that email continues to be a marketing workhorse. Time and again, studies show that it generates a higher ROI than most other channels, particularly now that email readership is rocketing on smartphones. Over the last few years, however, email has become the forgotten […]

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