I got asked this on Quora recently:
Question: What are the ways to gather contacts for email marketing? Should I buy a list or grow the list organically? What are the risks in buying an email list? Are there any authentic sources for genuine contacts?
Answer: Buying a list would be disastrous for
If you are going to engage in email marketing you need to drive people to signup for your email lists. But how do you do that? Here's 10 ways to build you email list
1) Offer something of value to subscribers: A downloadable, a video, an ebook, rare and special content
If you can create a web site that attracts 1,000 people per day or more and you employ a savvy email capture program and start to build a relationship with these people, you can start to make very income. But how do you grow a site to 1,000 visitors per day?