Another week has flown by, and we’re back to provide an expanded weekend reading list for website owners looking to make more money from their existing traffic. Below are the best articles about monetization from around the Web during the past week. But first, we strongly recommend that you sign up for our free daily email newsletter.
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How to Create a Thank You Call To Action. Chelsea Adams has a great article up on the Bruce Clay blog that outlines the importance of the often-overlooked “Thank You” page. She runs through some strategies for keeping users engaged and on your site and giving them a push to complete another desired goal. (This is part two of her series; also have a look at part one.)
Serving Up Success with Ad Serving: 5 Key Monetization Benefits for Emerging Publishers. This article is a great primer for any publisher with display ads as a key part of his/her monetization strategy. Lev Jacobi from Operative Media walks through the importance of keeping control, and the potential benefits of alternative ad servers.
7 Ways To Write Email Newsletters That Produce Leads. If you’re new to email marketing, this article on the Alpha Sandesh blog gives a good overview of what to do (and what not to do) as you start building campaigns.
Email Marketing Gone Mobile. From Jonathan Angelicchio at CakeMail Blog is a quick list of pointers for sending emails that will be read on mobile devices. These tips apply to just about everyone out there; as the percentage of email read on a mobile device skyrockets, this topic is more important than ever.
More Weekend Reading
If you have some extra time for reading this week, here are a few more articles worth checking out:
Poor Monetization Methods killing Social Media by Bradley Wint at Vyralize