Monthly Archives: November 2013

Newsletter quick start

Here are 13 tips to get started quickly with your newsletter: newsletter image

  1. Hire a professional to design your ezine/newsletter template
  2. Sign up for a database marketing system to collect names/email addresses (Constant Contact, Aweber, iContact, MailChimp, etc.)
  3. Give the newsletter a title that connects with your brand and key messages
  4. Create a calendar for distribution days/times
  5. Create a calendar for writing/meeting with a professional writer to create content
  6. Brainstorm article ideas
  7. Brainstorm offers that tie into articles and vice versa
  8. Be 1 month ahead in your writing/offer creation
  9. Hire someone to write your ezine/newsletter (or at least proofread /edit it)
  10. List your calendar of events
  11. Get a great photo of yourself
  12. Post the sign up code to your website/social media profile
  13. Hit send

Welcome to the site, seekers of content

Kelly Koepke content creation collaborationWelcome to my brand new website! I figured this would be a good opportunity to remind everyone what exactly it is I do.

I help solo-preneurs, small businesses and others get their message out. Because I understand it can be hard to put on paper (or on the web) what you want to say. I do this in 4 ways:

Content Creation I create it
Find the right words and ways to share your compelling stories. With my help, now you can sound good on the page, via email and on the web.

Content Collaboration – We create it together
Stop struggling. Let me guide you as you create it yourself.

Learn It, Do It – Want to write a website, blog, article, newsletter, press release or any other business communication yourself? Learn to write it yourself – I’ll teach you how.

Freelance Writer Start UpI love teaching new freelance writers, or those who need a boost in the business side of things, to turn their love of words into a high-income career without sacrificing time with their families, friends or the activities they love.

If you know of anyone who might benefit from one of these services, let me know!