First 500 Fans! by Janelle Allen

First 500 Fans!

Grow an audience that will buy your products.

Get access for $47
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Grow an audience that will buy your products.

If you're just getting started with your email list you're probably feeling overwhelmed with information.

Take this webinar to get 1000 subscribers! Do this one thing on your landing page and triple your subscribers! yada yada yada...
Sound familiar? 

Everyone online talks abut the value of having an email list.

You get it.

But you're not sure how to get started.

You've googled. You've downloaded. You've even watched webinars.

But you're still stuck.

That's because free information only gives you random, generalized tactics like "email everyone you know and ask them to subscribe."

Those tactics never worked for me and they probably haven't worked for you.

Because you don't need friends and family to join your list.

You need customers.

To build an audience that will buy from you, you have to: 
  • find the right people
  • uncover their needs
  • communicate with them
  • get them to sign up for your list
  • engage them after they've subscribed to build trust  
  • learn what they want to buy from you

And you don't get there by using random tactics.

You get there by using strategic thinking and understanding your audience. 

That’s where First 500 Fans comes in. (Already purchased the course? Click the login button to continue.)

First 500 will teach you how to create an effective list-building strategy and grow a loyal audience that supports your work. 

Here’s what you’ll learn:
  • How to choose the right email service provider for your needs
  • How to find subscribers
  • How to discover your audience’s pain points so you know what to create
  • How to create and market your lead magnet
  • How to optimize your website for conversions (i.e. turn more visitors into subscribers)
  • What to email your subscribers after they’ve opted in
  • New module on the way! WHAT to teach and exactly WHO is your *real* avatar

Each lesson contains a video and a workbook assignment so you can apply what you've learned. PLUS you'll get bonus tutorials and interviews.

(One more thing: this is a living course, not one of those set it and forget it courses that never gets updated. I'll periodically add content based on common questions you ask to make sure you're getting maximum value.)

Ready to commit to growing your list? 

Check out the curriculum to see what's in the course. Then click the buy button to get started!

(Already purchased the course? Click the login button to continue.)


What's included?

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Learning Outcomes
Companion Workbook
673 KB
Step 0 - Getting Started
Step 0: Introduction
Setting the Foundation
14 mins
A Note about Email Service Providers
Step 1 - Create a Newsletter Opt-In
Step 1: Introduction
Setup Your Newsletter Landing Page
8 mins
Step 2 - Find People and Problems
Step 2: Introduction
How to Find People and Problems
9 mins
Step 3 - Create a Lead Magnet
Step 3: Introduction
Create & Deliver Your First Lead Magnet
6 mins
Step 4 - Market Your Lead Magnet
Step 4: Introduction
Market Your Lead Magnet, Part 1
7 mins
Market Your Lead Magnet, Part 2
8 mins
Step 5 - Turn Visitors into Subscribers
Step 5: Introduction
Optimize Your Site for Conversion
14 mins
After the Opt-in: Strategies for building engagement
Two ways to connect with your subscribers
How to build trust with the 3 C's of email marketing
What to write about in your emails
Bonus: Using Content Upgrades to Grow Your List
Content Upgrade Workshop Video
43 mins
Content Upgrade Workshop Slides
1010 KB
Bonus: Interviews with Successful List-builders
Interview with Paul Jarvis: Share, don't sell
19 mins
Interview with Corbett Barr: How to grow a list that matters
22 mins
(Video) Interview with Philip Morgan: Why you should email more frequently
23 mins
(Audio) Interview with Philip Morgan: Why you should email more frequently
23 mins


When does the course start and finish?

The course starts as soon as you purchase and never ends!

How long do I have access to the course?

How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own. Plus, you'll get access to future updates for free.

Do I need a website to take this course?

I won't lie to you: you'll get the most out of this course if you have a website. If you aren't there right now, the course will show you how to start with a simple landing page.

Does this course cover Instructional Design?

No. This course covers foundational list building strategies only.

If I Change My Mind Can I Get a Refund?

Because you get full access to all course material at the time of purchase, we have a no refunds policy. 

If you have any questions about the course prior to your purchase, feel free to contact Janelle at hello [at] zencourses [dot] co.
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