Archive for May 2019

Are Tripwire Offers Necessary?

I got a question the other day from one of my Email Copy Academy students: === I was wondering if you’re a believer in tripwire / entry point offers? You know, offering a small piece of your product for ~$7 to help move someone from prospect to satisfied buyer. And from there, it’s much easier…

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Is Long-Form Copy A Crutch?

I realize this article may trigger the copywriting community. But I’m going to write it anyway. (Mainly because I like gettin long-copy extremists all hot and bothered. And also because I think it’ll be a fun little thought experiment.) And who knows… this might even open your eyes to some simpler, easier methods of marketing…

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Dear Angry Email Subscriber: Who Hurt You?

Something kind of funny happens when you start building an email list. In the beginning, your list is small enough where you’re well within the bounds of Dunbar’s Number. You probably know most, if not all of the subscribers in your list personally. Or you’ve at least probably interacted with them via email or social…

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