THE PROGRESSION OF THE GIVEAWAY: Screenshot showing the progression of a giveaway Day 1 - We sent the email for the bundle out to our existing list describing the giveaway and rules. Day 7 - Sent a reminder email out to our list. Day 14 - Posted on Reddit in subreddits such as /entrepreneur, /productivity, and /sweepstakes. Screenshot showing reddit posts Day 17 - We spent $92.89 over several days on Facebook ads for 172 emails. You can see what ads worked best in the bundle at the end.
Day 19 - Sent another reminder email to everyone currently entered into the giveaway. 6. USE THE MEDIUM.COM HACK Telemarketing list Until about 3 weeks ago I was new to Medium.com, a blogging platform based on curation of different people's articles. A good place to reach people that I never would have reached otherwise. I decided to experiment with re-posting some things from my personal blog with a content upgrade at the end to see how they converted.
A “content upgrade” is simply a premium piece of information that a reader is given in exchange for their email address. For example, you could offer an instructional PDF, video, or other content that is related to whatever your post is about. You can use a free Sumo account to create content upgrades for your content. This turned out to be one of the most successful strategies we did for list building and subsequently raising Kickstarter funds. We only did the content upgrades for Medium for two weeks,