Learning, Growing, and Sometimes Laughing with Unsubscribe Requests

When someone unsubscribes from your mailing list some services allow you to display a message asking why they left the list, and you can receive those messages. It’s an optional thing with AWeber, but I like to get the notices and I’m always interested to hear why people left so I know what I can […]

This Lead Has Unsubscribed

There are lots of ways to learn from our mailing list, no matter what service you use. One of my favorite features with Aweber (and many other service providers) is the option to receive the “reason why” notices when a lead unsubscribes. It’s a good indicator of what you’re doing right and what you need […]

When Good Email Lists Turn Bad

Late Friday night you might have caught me complaining on Twitter about receiving the same email four times in two days from the same mailing list sender. At first I thought it was probably just a glitch in their mailing list management system, after all technology is quirky that way sometimes. After the fourth message […]