magan ward

Running a profitable digital business doesn’t require subscribing to the hustle-culture in order to make a comfortable living and find true freedom for the things you love most.

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I'm Magan!

An entrepreneur since the ripe old age of 5 when I would sell a single cracker with spreadable cheese from my lunch box for $0.25.

I grew my own email list by 78% in less than one month using my signature Pop-Up Podcast™ System, and grew my clients' email lists over 400% in 12 months, organically.

My mission is to help other entrepreneurs find the power in their email list growth!

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Magan Ward


January 24, 2023 5:52 pm

Onboarding emails are a series of messages that you send to a new client after they’ve signed on with your company. They’re designed to help the client transition into using your product or service. As a business owner, you’re always looking for ways to improve your customer relationships. One way to do that is to create a great onboarding email experience for your new clients.

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Magan Ward


August 12, 2021 8:00 am

where to put your opt-in

Still waiting to launch your opt-ins? If you’re struggling with where (and how) to share your lead magnet with your email subscribers, be sure to read through a few quick and easy options in today’s blog post!

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Magan Ward


August 10, 2021 8:10 pm

email subject lines for better open rates

Open rates have been a standard metric of success and failure in the email marketing world. With that metric going away (which honestly, open rates themselves don’t tell us much about how successful our emails are), we’re going to be relying on other data to measure what’s working. But one thing is certain – if your subject lines aren’t causing people to open the email, you definitely won’t be making any major moves with your marketing strategy!

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Magan Ward


July 23, 2021 4:08 pm

using your email list for your facebook pixel

Updates can SERIOUSLY mess with our marketing efforts. But new research has come out about how business owners can utilize our email list data to boost the effectiveness of our Facebook ads.
Hurry and take advantage of this marketing strategy before the iOS 15 update rolls out in September!

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Magan Ward


July 20, 2021 8:00 am

apple mail privacy protection feature

Technology is ALWAYS changing. Coming early this fall, Apple is rolling out their iOS 15 update. Along with numerous other changes, a big update will affect what your email subscribers allow you to see when it comes to your metrics. But never fear…I’ve got a quick and dirty about what the iOS 15 update covers and how all is definitely NOT lost when it comes to your email marketing game!

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Magan Ward


July 14, 2021 8:00 am

writing a great email

You’ve started to grow your email list. This is huge! Give yourself a pat on the back, a high-five, or a special trip to Target.
But after your celebration, it’s time to begin the nurturing. It can be daunting to figure out what to write each week to continue connecting with your subscribers, especially if you don’t know where to begin.
Check out this week’s blog on the anatomy of a good email, and the formula I share with my clients to help alleviate some of the stress when it comes to outlining weekly emails and newsletters!

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Magan Ward


July 6, 2021 8:00 am

ideas for lead magnets

But what type of opt-in do you want to create? The sky is truly the limit, and to keep things interesting, know that building your email list doesn’t have to only be through a “freebie.”

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Magan Ward


May 26, 2021 6:28 pm

get more signups on your landing page

Landing pages are a great way to capture leads and convert them into customers. But what makes a good landing page? It needs to have the right content, design, and call-to-action for your audience. If you’re looking for some inspiration, I’ve got you covered with this list of best practices!

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Magan Ward


May 14, 2021 7:54 pm

Ai and Email Marketing, Magan Ward, Email Marketing

Is artificial intelligence the future of email marketing, or is it just a buzzword marketers are throwing around to sound like they’re on top of trends? Is it replacing the need for human copywriters? Can AI actually take the place of our brand voice and show up and serve our customers for us?

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hi friend, I'm magan ward

email marketing expert, digital marketing educator, and podcaster

An entrepreneur since I charged $0.25 for a single cracker with spreadable cheese from my lunchbox at the Kindergarten lunch table.

I'm an educator (with a strong southern accent) who knows 150% what the struggle is when creating an email list, and the opt-in, and the welcome sequence, and the millions of other details that we handle while doing all the things as we run this digital biz.

I also love to help fellow digital biz owners find simple strategies that set them apart in your industry with actionable steps to grow and build their businesses while finding true work-life balance.

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