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Old 01-06-2011, 07:40 AM
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Getting More Mobile Visitors Onto Your Email List

Looks like the mobile market is going to be big in 2011 so it's best now to make sure your site is prepared for the mobile user's. Check out this blog post for some tips involving your email list.

On Copyblogger recently we’ve talked about why it’s so important to make your website mobile-friendly.

And we’ve hammered on how critical it is to get people onto your email list.

But there’s a problem: it can be really hard for your mobile visitors to sign up for your newsletter.

Here’s why:

Most mobile-friendly themes (in WordPress or other content management systems) hide the sidebars. They show just the main content area. For example, in the mobile theme I used for one of my sites, there’s a built-in way to share posts with Twitter, but there’s no way for a visitor to see the signup box in my sidebar. No matter what they do, they just can’t get there....
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Your thoughts on this? Do you even have a mobile theme for your wordpress blog? They do have plugins to turn your blog into a mobile ready one. Search the plugin database for the free plugins. Any thoughts again on this blog post? You have any other tips to share?
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