• Email List Hygiene: A Clean List Makes for Better Email Marketing

    Apr 10, 2023 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Email List Hygiene:  A Clean Will Grow Your Organization

    Let’s face it, most folks don’t spend enough time working on their email list hygiene. There is always something wrong with your email engagement. If you are working with emails, you can always fix something. Contrary to popular opinion, most email problems stem from list problems. Nevertheless, most folks just focus on email content instead of list hygiene. Fixing subject lines and A/B testing are easier fixes than digging into the nitty gritty work of fixing a bad email list.  

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  • How to Build a Political Email List

    Oct 11, 2021 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Do Not Buy a Political Email List – Learn to Build One

    There are ads all over the internet to buy a political email. As easy as it sounds, do not do it – do not buy a political email list. They are waste of money, can hurt your online reputation and upset constituents. Instead, build a list organically. Building a political email list is a daunting task, but with a few tactics, planning and patience, you can increase your supporter base. 

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  • List Matching For Digital Politics & Advocacy

    Oct 22, 2020 by The Campaign Workshop

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    List Matching: The What, Why, and How of Digital Targeting

    Political advertising can be expensive, so it is imperative to make sure that every dollar is well spent. A big chunk of that change will go towards figuring out who you want to serve your ads to and where, whether for conversion or eyeballs. Over the past few years, methods for creating ad universes have evolved to become more precise and granular – enter list matching.  

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  • Grow Your Email List For Political Campaigns

    Sep 14, 2020

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    Grow Your Email List if You Want to Win

    If you’re running for office, you need to grow your email list, no matter how small the race. Building your list will take a long time, so it’s important to start as early as possible. If you’ve run for office before, you can start by reengaging your old list. If you’re new to campaigns, you can start with your friends and family, but where do you go from there? 

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  • Online Petitions: Is it time to get rid of the clipboard?

    Jun 08, 2020 by Elena Veatch

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    Online Petitions: Build Your Email List - With Digital List Building

    You don’t need a clipboard for online petitions, but you do need a strategy.

    Online petitions are a great way to bolster your supporter base around an issue. You can use a digital action as a hook to get folks involved with your campaign or cause in the long run. List building isn’t always easy, quick, or cheap—make sure you plan ahead so you can do it right and make the most out of your new supporters.

    How do online petitions work?

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  • Email Campaign Management Quick Tips

    Jan 08, 2018 by Elena Veatch

    Email Campaign Management Quick Tips

    A strong email campaign management strategy makes for a winning email campaign 

    There’s no one-size-fits-all approach for an email campaign, but a solid email campaign management strategy can make all the difference for your organization or political campaign. Cultivating a fruitful relationship with your supporters takes time, planning, and strategy. Check out our email campaign management tips below to get the process started! 

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  • List Building: Non-profits Should Resist Buying Fundraising Lists

    Sep 11, 2017 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    List Building Matters

    Whether it is for advocacy or fundraising, nonprofits spend a lot of time list building. With the right plan, an organization can grow and engage through their list. But done the wrong way, list building can be a waste of money and resources.  Here is some advice on list build for organizations:

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  • Digital Advocacy: Advertising Campaign Goal Setting Part II

    Jan 30, 2017 by Sophie Thurber (she/her)

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    Digital Advocacy Advertising: Making the Most of My Campaign.

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  • Advocacy Email Campaigns: Don't Ignore Email For Advocacy

    Jun 06, 2016

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    Put advocacy email strategy to work for your advocacy campaign

    Advocacy email is a powerful tool.  For many groups and organizations advocacy email can amplify their message in a positive way. As you are probably well aware, these days everyone uses email for both work and personal use, so communicating with your supporters this way is a logical choice. Email is fast, efficient and relatively cheap. You are also able to link your supporters to their legislators and other influential people as well as provide them with an easy way to take action and donate.

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  • Political Email Surrogates

    Feb 22, 2016

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    Does Your Sender Matter in Your Political Emails?

    Much has been said about political email, especially as it grows in popularity. Email is certainly not going anywhere and political email has proven to be an effective tool in both recruiting supporters and raising money for your campaign. It’s important to pay attention to all aspects of your email, but how much attention should be paid to the sender?

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  • Digital Political Advertising for 2016 and Beyond

    Jan 19, 2016 by Joe Fuld (he/him)

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    Digital Political Advertising Plans Are a Must for 2016

    As we move into the heart of the 2016 election cycle, more folks are spending time and resources on digital political advertising. We have been involved in digital political ads since 2003, and the focus on digital political advertising has been slow but growing.

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  • How to Land Your First DC Political Internship

    Jan 07, 2016 by The Campaign Workshop

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    Your Guide to Finding a Political Internship in Washington, D.C.

    Are you a college student interested in pursuing a career in politics? Do you have absolutely no experience in the field and not a clue where to get it? Fear not! I’m going to walk you through how to begin your journey into politics. The first step is getting a political internship.

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