List building is considered to be the most important aspect of every website and the same applies to WordPress powered sites/ blogs as well. For those of you who aren’t familiar with what exactly is list building, here’s an explanation.
The term ‘list building’ simply means gathering the email addresses of the website/blog visitors so as to allow them to subscribe to your site/blog. Once subscribed, these users will be able to receive email alerts every time you publish a new post on your blog. This in a way directly affects your blog’s readership and conversion rate in a positive way. Hence, to make it possible for you to add a Newsletter/Email option into your WordPress blog/site, you need to install an appropriate plugin.
In this post, I’ve compiled a list of the latest and best Newsletter plugins that are custom-made for all WordPress enriched blogs and websites. I’m quite sure by the end of this post, you’ll be able to decide on the plugin that would suit your WordPress blog/site the best.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.1 – Subscribe By Email
Subscribe By Email is a WordPress plugin that enables the blog visitors to subscribe to your post updates. Some incredible features of this plugin include Popup Subscription Menu, Delivery through FeedBurner, Subscribe for Free Email Alerts, Easy Blog Subscription Form, Tracking of Subscribers’ Statistics and many more.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.2 – Unlimited Newsletter
Unlimited Newsletter is a WordPress plugin that provides ample number of convenient options for managing a blog/website’s newsletters. With a nicely integrated backend interface, Unlimited Newsletter plugin allows you to send emails in batches, manage email campaigns, manage emails history etc.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.3 – NewsPlus
NewsPlus is a WordPress plugin that works wonders for mail subscriptions and newsletter service. Nice design and impressive functionality make NewsPlus a complete solution for WordPress blog owners who need to keep their visitors well informed about all the newest things happening over their site/blog.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.4 – WP PopUp Revolution
Installing WP PopUp Revolution plugin into your WordPress blog/site will allow you to increase your email subscription rate by 210% or more. Equipped with a large number of beautifully designed popup templates, this plugin will make your blog/site more eye-appealing with an incredible number of visitors subscribing to your posts.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.5 – Email Newsletter System
Email Newsletter System plugin comes as a professional Newsletter system for people who don’t want to get confused with the settings that need to be performed for sending newsletters to subscribers. This is an easy-to-install plugin that allows you to add users manually, import a list of users, associate added users to different lists etc.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.6 – Email Newsletter
Email Newsletter is a WordPress plugin that comes with options for sending HTML emails/newsletters to registered users of a website/blog. Moreover, with this plugin installed and activated for your blog, you can even allow registered users to comment on authors who’ve written different content that is published over the blog. Impressive features of this plugin include newsletter editor, alphabetized batch sending, single or double opt-in, customizable opt-in form, flexibility to send test emails and many more.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.7 – MailPoet Newsletters
MailPoet Newsletters is a WordPress plugin that allows you to create newsletters, post notifications and auto-responders. In addition to this, you can even drop your posts, social icons, images in the newsletter that is to be sent to the subscribers.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.8 – Newsletter
Newsletter is yet another useful plugin that allows you to add a real newsletter to your blog within seconds. This plugin makes room for perfect list building, allowing you to create amazing emails with visual editor.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.9 – Chimpy
Chimpy is a MailChimp WordPress plugin that allows you to create and display signup forms. It fully supports the advanced MailChimp functionality and lets you set up display conditions for specific type of subscribers.
WordPress Newsletter Plugin No.10 – Subscriber Content Lock for WordPress
Subscriber Content Lock is a WordPress plugin that makes it very convenient for you to create a subscription based content system that requires users to subscribe to an email list, newsletter etc, prior to viewing the content. This plugin also comes with a list manager that can export all your verified subscribers to any mail service, in a variety of formats.
So these were the 10 best plugins that aid you in growing your website conversion rate/subscribers’ count via newsletter/email subscription technique. Hope you’d have loved the collection and chosen a plugin for your WordPress site/blog.
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Liza Williams is a web developer by profession and a writer by hobby and works for Joomstax Ltd. a web development company. She loves sharing information regarding web development tips & tricks. Get in touch with her at Twitter and Google+.