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The Benefit of Writing Newsletters #WritingCommunity #Readers #amwriting

I'm welcoming December in with a fun newsletter!


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I’m welcoming December in with a fun newsletter!

I’ve been working hard to build up quality content in my bi-weekly newsletters in order to give readers something other than a hard sell.

I’ve started a pet’s corner, a gratitude jar, something personal from me, and a couple of fun memes (garnered from Sally Cronin’s Laughter Lines).

I also do newsletter swaps highlighting books on sale or new releases, so if anyone wants to participate let me know in the comments.

Check it out and let me know what you think 🙂

https://preview.mailerlite.com/n9r1k8/1568963206137777421/q3e3/

By the way, in case you’re on the fence about writing a newsletter, they’re super easy with templates provided by the company you choose to use. There are many out there, but Mailerlite (the one I use) and Mailchimp are the most popular.

I always see a significant jump in sales and pages read (Kindle Unlimited) after I send out my newsletter, and I get a lot of emails from readers, as well- building connections.

You can sign up for mine here (hint, hint, lol)

http://www.subscribepage.com/jacqbiggar

35 comments on “The Benefit of Writing Newsletters #WritingCommunity #Readers #amwriting

  1. It’s a great newsletter. Thanks for featuring Dot and my addition to the gratitude jar!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. I’m all signed up, Jacquie! I fought tooth and nail when it came to setting up a newsletter, mainly because I’m technically challenged. You’re right, you do see a bump in sales, and the emails are a special bonus. 🙂

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  3. Sophie @BewareOfTheReader

    You’ve put a lot of car and thoughts in these Jacquie!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Gwen M. Plano

    What a great newsletter, Jacquie. I’ve preordered The SEAL’s Temptation. Can’t wait! Happy Holidays.✨🎄✨

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Jane Ellen Owen

    What a fabulous newsletter Jacquie. You have been busy!! Merry Christmas to you and your DH. Im grateful for wonderful authors such as yourself. I would be lost without books to read. ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Hi Jacquie I started one recently too. And agree it is the thing to do. I’d love to do newsletter swap if you’d be interested. Marje

    Liked by 1 person

  7. As an author myself, I am open to good ideas once I can finalize my fitness book, Jacquie. I subscribed and look forward to reading your ideas and updates. And thank you for being a loyal fan and participant of my photo challenge! Thanks for the writing inspiration 😄

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Hi, Jacquie! I am in the early process of getting more consistent with creating newsletters and building my email list. It’s not easy, but it is rewarding. I’d love to connect with you!

    Liked by 1 person

    • Think of it like blogging, Jan. The more you do it, the more you’ll make real connections with your fanbase. Size doesn’t matter as much as growing loyal readers.
      I’d be happy to highlight your books, anytime!

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  9. Wonderful! I have you scheduled for a blog post for January 5th, but anytime from Dec 14th onward that you’d like to highlight my new book, I’d be grateful. Just let me know what you’d need! We are all in this together and I love cross-promoting!

    Liked by 1 person

  10. D.L. Finn, Author

    I agree about newsletters, Jacquie. I made a lot of friends through mine. I will head over. Xo

    Liked by 1 person

    • I read somewhere, that next to your website, a newsletter is the most important thing you can grow as a writer. It’s a connection YOU make with your readers without needing social media to relay the message.

      Liked by 1 person

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