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t raf f icge ne rat io ncaf e .co m http://www.trafficgeneratio ncafe.co m/email-newsletter-templates/Email Newsletter Templates: How to Create Custom Templates toMatch Your SiteStanding out doesn’t have to end with your blog.Your branding and design can and should extend way beyond that;f or instance, through all your social media accounts.To give you an example, take a look at mine: Traf f ic Generation Caf e on Facebook Traf f ic Generation Caf e on Twitter Traf f ic Generation Caf e on Google+ (this one doesn’t allow as many customizations just yet, but we do with what we’ve got.)And now I f inally got to customizing my email newslettertemplates as well.DIY Email Newsletter TemplatesT his is what my emails to my subscribers’ list (join it if you haven’t already) look like now:
Just in case you are curious which post I am talking about in this particular email, check it out here: Banner Advertising: Viable Make Money Blogging Solution?Updat e:I am sure you’ve noticed some design changes Traf f ic Generation Caf é has gone through since this post waspublished, but the email newsletter templates design principles haven’t changed.How to create custom Aweber email newsletter templatesYes, this email newsletter template was created in Aweber, which is my email autoresponder of choice (read myAweber review to see why).If you haven’t started your list yet, I can’t stress enough that you should do it NOW.If you do have a list and are using a dif f erent autoresponder, I bet you can still use my directions to createyour own custom newsletter template.In the video below, I’ll explain how to: customize an email newsletter template to match your blog design;
customize an email newsletter template to match your blog design; add the social media sharing buttons; why you need to add the “Please enable your images” message at the top; and more.Email Newsletter Templates Marketing TakeawayAs I said in the video, I am not a techie, but creating this email newsletter template wasn’t that dif f icult even f orme.Note: Ian Belanger of IM Graphic Designs, who did such a great job redesigning Traf f ic Generation Caf e,of f ered to design an email newsletter template f or you – just in case you are too busy, or f eel like you can’t doit, or f eel like you won’t f ind time to do it.Price? Very reasonable; under $40 f or most templates.Let Ian know you are coming f rom Traf f ic Generation Caf e!Now, to those who haven’t started their list yet, you are not of f the hook.St art Your Own Email Market ing List f or Only $1.00If you haven’t started building your list yet, let me tell you – you are missing out big time.My list is number one reason I make the money I make with this blog and have such a strong readership.Aweber is the best email autoresponder I have even used.And I am not the only one. Many A-list bloggers I know also use it f or their businesses.Aweber of f ers a $1 trial month f or all new customers.You’ll have access to all f eatures a paid account is entitled to: unlimited lists, email campaigns, automaticf ollow-ups, broadcasts, and many, many more.If af ter 30 days you don’t like them, just let them know and Aweber will give you your $1 back. Guaranteed.If you like this post and think it would be valuable to your f ollowers,share the ish out of it f or me, would you?