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It's hard to determine how to spend both your time, and your resources within a business. The way we look at every decision you make is this:
Is whatever you're thinking
Your email capture rate (ECR) is calculated by dividing the number of new email subscribers your website captures each month, by the number of unique new visitors passing through
For the first many years as a publisher, you had one goal and only one goal: increase magazine subscriptions.
When website users are asked whether they like pop-ups, they say no. They'll say they hate them. They'll tell you they're the most annoying things on the Internet. They might
How to turn six email analytics metrics into a big picture about the performance and plans for digitally marketing your publication
Do you know what your freemium conversion rate is? Email is by far, the most profitable marketing channel most publishers use. So it’s no surprise that building an email list
What seems like an eternity ago, I was sitting in a conference room on a Caribbean island with 25 publishing colleagues, mostly CEOs of independent publishing companies with revenues of
If you want to improve email capture rates, you have to know three things: What it is, and the many ways you can test to improve it. But it's always
At Mequoda, we’ve crunched the numbers and discovered how beautifully email newsletters work to drive revenue. It’s not the traffic that comes to your site, which is the prevailing view
Do you feel like being quarantined at home more than usual has made you want to gather more than ever? We miss attending events and meeting new people who love
Are you like most publishers, who want to know how to best leverage their existing subscription website to convert more visitors into email subscribers, but aren't sure what to test
Five steps to increase your email capture rate starting today
Converting website visitors into email subscribers is a key metric driver of your membership website. At Mequoda, we currently operate more than
There are numerous options for settings available to you when you are adding new users to build your email marketing lists—potentially via the Haven Prospect Onboarder or the Haven Ultra
The list of available Haven components that can provide enhanced functionality for your site continues to grow. Today we wanted to discuss two plugins— the Haven Ultra Subscriber Uploader and the Haven Prospect Onboarder—
Customers may choose technology platforms and delivery methods, but content is still the reason subscribers engage with publishers.
Ah, to look around at the clients in the Mequoda Cooperative, the expertise
You don't get from point A to point B without goals and milestones. This applies to most situations in life, from a cross-country road trip, to training for a marathon,
"Frugality includes all the other virtues."
Old Cicero certainly knew what he was talking about. That's why I wanted to remind you that your chance to exercise frugality in attending
Converting Website visitors into email subscribers is a key metric driver of your Haven System. If your Email Capture Rate (ECR) is 2% or lower, you should initiate the ECR
Our top-read audience development posts of 2017 give valuable insight into email and copywriting best practice methods.
We've put together our most-read audience development posts from 2017 on the Mequoda Daily.
Consistent channel conversion zone architecture (3c), when applied to a publishing website, is a fancy way of saying that every channel (or portal topic) consistently aligns with a product that
Your floater, also referred to as a pop-up is most likely the most effective conversion element on your website. For most publishers we know who have floaters, they see 60%
As a publisher, you should make your website's top goal to maximize your NOPX (New Orders Per Ten Thousand) page views by making sure that every page on your website
The best part of attending a Mequoda Summit is that you get to sit in a room and have conversations all day, for two days, with the brightest niche publishers on
When building email circulation, by most accounts, email capture rate is a proxy metric. You'd be mistaken to say that it's an exact metric because when we talk about email
When building email circulation in your Mequoda System, by most accounts, email capture rate is a proxy metric. We'd be mistaken to say that it's an exact metric because when we talk about email capture
A quick conversion optimization hack that will eliminate abandons in your email capture flow
It's not often we can tell you about a conversion optimization tip that will offer you an
It's not often we can tell you about an available enhancement to your Mequoda System that will offer you an immediate improvement in your email capture rates, but there is
This week we'll review our mobile best practices for collecting email addresses without ticking off the Google gods. Most of the adjustments we make to mobile conversion architecture is for
Last week we talked about how desktop and mobile conversion best practices have changed over the last 3-6 months in response to Google, who continues to challenge us in an effort
Over the next few weeks, we'll be documenting and sharing new best practice scorecards through these executive council updates that will help you determine if you're converting visitors into email
Most of the multiplatform media publishers I work with are rich with content assets.
If they’re not rich with revenue, it's usually because they don't know how to leverage those assets.
A Mequoda subscription website Portal generates value from both users and sponsors
Mequoda has guided the development of more than a 300 successful niche media websites on a wide variety of niche media
Your subscription website publishing performance the key to doubling, or even tripling, your organization’s revenue over the next five years.
How to make highly converting Floaters, pop-ups and mobile interstitial ads SEO-friendly
As you probably know, earlier this month, Google told publishers everywhere that they would begin penalizing them for pop-ups
The most important SEO tip of the month is suppressing floaters and OFIEs for mobile phone users
By now most of you know that Google has decreed popups and interstitial ads, which
By now most of you know that Google has decreed popups and interstitial ads, which include Mequoda Best Practice floaters, to be outlawed on mobile phones as of January 10,
If you've ever been to one of our events, or you just got dropped on your head when you landed on one of our articles, you've probably seen the acronym
Affectionately called OFIEs, "Order Forms in Editorial" are embedded subscription forms that appear on webpages and, indeed, are very much entitled to the respect, consideration, and perhaps even affection of
Every successful niche publisher we know uses email as the central resource of their audience development toolbox
As you know, our clients are some of the most incredible before/after examples of
Build an email list by creating free downloads that fit the content theme you are already selling
Freemiums have become the ultimate way to build an email list. The difference in
Mequoda Method for the win
This is a cautionary tale about online publishing strategies … a parable, if you will. It involves no actual Biblical references, and no real-life publishers were
A visual website architecture map to show how we get from attraction to monetization
When we talk about our signature ACEM methodology (Attract, Capture, Engage, and Monetize) it's easy to stop
I don't know about you, but the world's a'changing when it comes to audience development. For a while, I felt like we were so ahead of the curve at Mequoda
Ernest Hemingway once said, "We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master."
Perfection in editorial management is a fallacy. There will always be deadlines that
The larger projects online publishers face when becoming multiplatform publishers are often broken into multiple phases to keep the work manageable and the project moving along. Phasing brings focus to
Use this list to optimize every new and old article or blog on your site in order to attract the most search engine traffic.
Have you started the venture on your next great website design? Maybe your original design was pretty great when you launched, but it's been a few years now and it's
When you think of the term "email analytics" there are two metrics you probably think of first: open rate and click rate.
If those are the only two you can think
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