[30] YouTube, Guest Blogging, Webinars and more

Here is this weeks ten best growth articles. Got feedback? Let me know! Thank you for reading this issue of growth.email – Miles

This issue sponsored by 6Q Culture Surveys. Thanks!

15 Essentials to Creating a Trust-Boosting YouTube Profile Page
Did you know that more than 500 million hours of videos are watched on YouTube each day? That’s mind-boggling!

Why Webinars Should Be Part Of Your SaaS Marketing Strategy
You may not see it, but a lot of SaaS companies out there are doing webinars on a weekly basis. The channel fits perfectly this model, here’s why.

200 Instagram Photos: Examples, Ideas & Resources for Your Business
Are you looking for inspiration for what to post on Instagram? This article will seek to give you all the details.

Influencer Marketing Ain’t Easy: 5 Client Questions
Before your agency starts to see influencer client questions roll in, it’s smart to be prepared for finding, analyzing and paying them.

Social Media Goals: How to Set Them (And Crush Business Objectives)
You can’t measure social media success without setting social media goals. Learn how to set ’em and crush ’em in this post (with two free templates).

Blogging for Startups: How This Blog Earned Us $750k+ Worth of Traffic
In this article, I explain how we built readership to this blog, and why blogging for startups such as ours is such a powerful growth hacking tool. (Sponsor)

25+ Call To Action Examples: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly
The call to action is a core component of marketing, sales, and any persuasion-based effort today. There’s been a lot of content written about how to tweak them.

42 Experts Explain How to Get Qualified Leads with Interactive Content
61% of B2B marketers send all leads directly to sales; however, only 27% of those leads will be qualified. The result? A colossal waste of time and resources.

4 Massive Marketing Trends You Should Be Following in 2017
These are biggest marketing trends of 2017 that entrepreneurs and marketers should be keeping their eyes on.

16 Video Marketing Tips That Will Skyrocket Your Traffic
Take your video marketing to the next level with these 16 tips! Learn how to maximize your video efforts on YouTube, social media, blog posts & email.

The Ultimate Step-By-Step Guide To Guest Blogging [+ Trello Template]
People always want the easy way out. To get things, no matter what; always in the most risk-free and safe zone. If you’re one of those people, then you should just close this tab/window/w.e. and move.

Thank you for reading! Have an awesome week ahead.


[29] Outreach, on-boarding & other growth marketing resources

Here is this weeks ten best growth articles. Got feedback? Let me know! Thank you for reading this issue of growth.email – Miles

This issue sponsored by Blogging Wizard. Thanks!

How To Build Your Growth Plan
If you want to grow your business in a sustainable way (which I bet you want), you need a growth plan. Don’t know how to build one? We got your back!

How Facebook Used Science And Empathy To Reach Two Billion Users
Facebook’s growth team has a methodical approach to understanding what new users want, and a surprisingly broad mandate.

From $2/day to $65,000/day with Google Display Network, here’s what I learned…
In 2007 Justin started his first online ad campaign. It was a pathetic $2/day campaign because all he could spare was $60.

21 Ecommerce Product Recommendation Tactics That Will Increase Your Order Values
Including a smart product recommendation as part of your user experience can increase the average order value of your conversions.

The Guestblogalypse: How to get links without guest blogs
Guest blogs are a popular link-building strategy used by businesses all over the world. Until recently, many were relying on guest blogging as their primary link building method.

Blogger Outreach Tips: How To Write Outreach Emails That Don’t Suck
Are your blogger outreach emails failing to convert? They don’t have to. Find out how to massively boost your conversions using this simple 6 point framework. (Sponsor)

How to Increase Conversions, Sign Ups and Subscriptions with Web Push Notifications
Ever thought of using web push notifications with your blog or product? This articles shows you how the best marketers use push messaging.

The Lead Magnet: The Marketer’s Best Way To Lure Prospects
Learn why a lead magnet is critical to building your email list, moving prospects down the marketing funnel to a sale, and increasing customer retention.

How To Make A Testimonial Video That Closes More Sales For Your Business
Testimonial videos offer a creative and convenient way for you to show how you provide real-world value to your customers. Here’s how to make a great one.

Onboarding Design Inspiration
Onboarding can make or break your product engagement. This article illustrated many examples of visual onboarding to help inspire you.

17 No-Cost Ways Writers Can Extend Reach of Their Editorial
Learn how to extend the reach of your existing content with these behind-the-scenes tips from the Content Marketing Institute.

Thank you for reading! Have an awesome week ahead.


[28] UTM codes, growth hacking automation, SEO and more

Hope the week has been good to you so far; here’s your reading list with a BONUS invite to submit your startup to FeaturedStartup.com – more info below. – Miles

This issue sponsored by Featured Startup. Thanks!

3 Ways To Drive Visitors To Your Latest Blog Post
From cold email outreach to maximizing social media, here are three detailed ways to drive thousands of visitors to your latest blog post.

Years of Studying Funnel Conversion and it Comes Down to This
Alignment means bringing together the needs of someone arriving to a landing page with a specific, targeted offer. Here, Matt shares 4 excellent examples.

Measuring Marketing Effectiveness with UTM Parameters
Are you running marketing activities? Are you tracking the success of these activities? I work with many people in the marketing industry, and

We Analyzed 100 Million Headlines. Here’s What We Learned (New Research)
We Analyzed 100 Million Headlines. Here’s what the BuzzSumo team found (New Research).

17 Growth Tips & Hacks using Web Monitoring & Social Media Monitoring
Mike Sadowski, the CEO of Brand24, comprehensively describes 17 ways web and social media monitoring can boost your business.

FeaturedStartup.com | Featuring the world’s best startups
Every day, we feature one of the world’s best startups, with a behind the scenes interview. Submissions are normally invite only, but for this week only, growth.email readers can submit their startup for possible inclusion, free. See the last link of this email for details.

Growth Hacking Automation With Zapier
Remember the time you had to do everything by hand? The time you had to take all your customers from a spreadsheet and manually send them a personal email? Zapier fixes that.

Product-Led Growth: How to Build Marketing into Your Product
As a young startup, you don’t have the budget to spend on expensive marketing campaigns. Instead, think about how you can build marketing into your product.

The Definitive Guide: Using Guest Blogging as a Link Building Strategy
In this step by step comprehensive guide, you will learn how to use guest blogging as a link building strategy, and how to do it the right way.

12 Rules for Finding the Marketing Automation Mix That Works for You
Marketing bloggers seem to discuss automation topics in one of two ways. They either pledge full loyalty to their new robot overlords, or they warn readers to stay away, citing the need for emotional authenticity in marketing.

The SaaS Trial Email That Could Be Costing You 30% of CLTV & the Emails You Should Send Instead
Once you start discounting your products, it’s *incredibly* difficult to charge full price in the future, even if that full price is still low. You train your customers to expect sales and discounts–and then that’s the only time they buy.

Submit your startup to FeaturedStartup.com
This 2 page Google Form will take 5-10 minutes to complete, and let’s you ‘jump the queue’ and get listed on FeaturedStartup.com free (Valid for 7 days only).

Thank you for reading! Have an awesome week ahead.