Monetizing your opt in email lists can be done very easily by sending them offers that are valuable to their success. The problem in doing this is that you do not want to simply send your list offers all the time. The alternative strategy to monetizing your email lists while providing value without cost is utilizing Google adsense.
This strategy requires that you have a blog or website. A blog is preferred because there are many topics that can be discussed therefore giving your more opportunities to offer value. The key to this monetization method also requires that you qualify for Google Adsense.
Google Adsense is pretty easy to apply and get qualified for once you have a Google account. The process for approval can be done within a couple of weeks. The enhance your chances of getting approved, it is a good idea to already have a website or blog before applying. Once accepted, you simply have to retrieve the ad block advertisement that suits your ad space, and then apply the code to your website or blog.
Monetizing an email lists is as simple as redirecting your subscribers back to your blog or website. Like I mentioned before, this can be more effective with a blog as opposed to a website due to the constant addition of new content. With each new blog post, monetizing can occur by sending your subscribers back to blog post where you should have Adsense Ads set up. This is a good strategy for your article marketing campaigns.
There are two ways to approach sending visitors back to your blog. One way is to add a snippet with a link to your blog post. Another way is to include a whole article teaser then link your subscribers back to a follow up blog post. Additionally, if you have a site with a lot of content, you can send subscribers to your list of archives.
The advantages to using your blog to monetize your email lists has several advantages. This process can generate more traffic to your site while providing great SEO benefits. You can also increase your earnings by getting click thrus on your adsense ads. Most importantly, your list will get accustomed to opening your ads and clicking through which will increase your affiliate income.