ConvertKit - Email Marketing for Online Entrepreneurs
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ConvertKit - Email Marketing for Online Entrepreneurs

Learn How To Grow Your Business With Effective Email Marketing Sequences, Auto Responder, Lead Magnets and Sales Funnels
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4.6 (70 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
6,778 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2017
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  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create your own sales funnel that turns website visitors into customers and revenue.
  • Grow your list of email subscribers.
  • Send beautiful email sequences easily that educate, inspire, and sell.
  • Create better lead magnets that are highly clickable.
  • Design better opt-in forms with a higher opt-in rate.
  • Be happy with your email marketing tool.
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  • ConvertKit is highly recommended so you can follow along with the lectures more easily. ConvertKit has a 30-day refund policy which makes it easy to try while taking this course.
  • While not required, it will be beneficial if you have a website that you already drive traffic to.

Build Your Email Marketing List and Sales Funnels With ConvertKit By Taking This Easy Course Packed With Useful Information So You Can Succeed! This course is taught by email marketing experts Phil Ebiner and Dennis Smith.

New Material Recently Added!

  • Remove Cold Subscribers from ConvertKit
  • How to Exclude People from a Specific Email in Your Sequence
  • New Feature: A/B Subject Line Testing
  • Achieve Better Open Rates For Sequences

Email Marketing is not dead. Read below to find out why it is more effective than Facebook and Twitter. Start list building today with ConvertKit.

Latest ConvertKit Course Review:

Well done content, talking from a real experience, everything needed to start taking advantage from the excellent e-mail list service portal. Additional bonuses like how to create funnels (with examples!) are just a cherry on a pie.

30 Day 100% Risk Free Offer!

✔ Easy to Learn Material
5 Reasons ConvertKit Is Better
✔ Email Marketing Gets Better Customer Engagement Than Facebook
 Email Marketing is very affordable in cost!
✔ New Udemy Email Marketing Course!

Did you know know email marketing is not dead? Here's some stats that prove that marketing your business using email is stronger than ever. Check out these stats and see why you should be taking this course and learning how ConvertKit can help you achieve results.

  • According to a recent survey email is 40 times more effective for marketers than Facebook and Twitter. Now that's a serious ass kicking when it comes to marketing your business.
  • Studies have also found that the average order is about 17 percent higher than those that come through social media sites such as Facebook.
  • No better way to build an audience of clients or customers. By consistently offering valuable content, you build loyal followers.
  • With an ROI of around 4,300% (according to the Direct Marketing Association), email almost pays for itself, not to mention the fact that it's “eco-friendly."
  • Email marketing is still the most cost-effective way of promotion.
  • You can track email data easily and watch your response rates as they climb or fall.
  • Higher engagement means higher conversion rates that boost your bottom line.

Here's what we will cover in this Udemy course...
Learn how to setup your ConvertKit account, imports subscribers from MailChimp, Aweber, Constant Contact and other email marketing apps. Then you will learn how to create your first forms, build email sequences and send out your first Broadcast email marketing campaign. This course will also cover some email marketing tips to build a list of followers including lead magnets and successful funnels..

Don't forget to check out the free preview lectures to sample my course. Are you ready to learn with Phil and I? 

By the end of this course students will know:

  • What ConvertKit Is
  • How-to get your ConvertKit account setup
  • How-to create forms and landing pages
  • How-to send out your first Broadcast Message
  • How-to read ConvertKit reports
  • Building a Sales Funnel
  • Winning Lead Magnets
  • Tips for growing your own mailing list
  • Email Marketing Advice
  • ConvertKit Recommended but not needed to take this course

Don't wait another day to start building your list.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for online entrepreneurs, bloggers, coaches, website creators, online instructors... anyone wanting to make money with their own website.
  • This course is for people interested in using ConvertKit as their email marketing tool. This course in NOT for people steadfast about using a different email service provider.
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Curriculum For This Course
36 Lectures
Course Introduction
3 Lectures 03:01

Welcome to the ConvertKit course. This course is created for you - someone trying to do email marketing. In this video Dennis and Phil explain who they are and what this course is all about!

Preview 01:50

How To Leave A Review For This Course

Reminder: How To Leave A Review For This Course

Please take a moment to introduce yourself. We want to create a community of like-minded students who can help each other with any issues you might have.

Exercise: Introduce Yourself to the Class
Introduction To ConvertKit
3 Lectures 09:32

In this lecture I'll talk briefly to let you know what ConverKit is.

Preview 01:28

Here are Phil's top 5 reasons to use ConvertKit for email marketing and building a sales funnel.

Preview 03:39

Find out how easy it is to get started and sign up for ConvertKit. You don't have to have ConvertKit for this course but it is recommended.

How to Sign Up for ConvertKit
Setting Up ConvertKit
14 Lectures 02:11:48

Dennis talks about what he's going to be cover in this section of the course.

Section Introduction - What's it all about?

Learn how easy it is to build forms and landing pages with ConvertKit.

Preview 09:40

Discover how easy it is to import subscribers into ConvertKit from MailChimp, Aweber, Constant Contact and other email marketing applications.

Subscribers - Exporting, Importing and Managing Your ConvertKit Subscribers

Find out how you send out single messages which are called "Broadcast".

Broadcasts - Send Out Broadcast Messages to your Lists

ConvertKit continues to change and add new features. Which means we've added this new lecture to talk about the new A/B subject line testing and how it is used.

New Feature: A/B Subject Line Testing

More advice on how to get your open rates and clickthrough rates high on your ConvertKit sequence messages.

Achieve Better Open Rates For Sequences

This is a Facebook Live recording on 6/27/2017 covering data on what days of the week and times are best for sending your email message. Both Phil and I talk about the data and also best subject lines to get better open and clickthrough rates for your email marketing messages.

Facebook Live: Best Day and Time To Send Email Messages

Learn how to start setting up your automated sequences with ConvertKit.

Sequences - Set Up Automated Email Sequences

Discover how automation rules make ConvertKit unique.

Automations - Set Up Automation Rules

Learn about other online tools that ConvertKit integrates with to make it even more powerful.

Integration - Use Tools & Applications with ConvertKit

Final tips and advice on how to be successful with ConvertKit and discover where to look for more helpful and great advice they provide for a better email marketing experience.

Tips - Use ConvertKit Successfully

Course Exercise: In this exercise you will create a form with ConvertKit and then share them for other students in the course to see how you are using ConvertKit to build your email marketing list.

Exercise: Create Your First Form

Here's a video on how to exclude specific people from a specific email in your sequence!

How to Exclude People from a Specific Email in Your Sequence

In this tutorial, we'll show you how to remove cold subscribers from your email list.

Removing Cold Subscribers
Build the Ultimate ConvertKit Sales Funnel
13 Lectures 01:03:26

In this section of the ConvertKit course, we'll learn how to build a great sales funnel.

Preview 01:08

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we learn why building a list (and specifically an email list) is one of the best things to do when you start a business.

Why Email? Why a List?

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we cover what a sales funnel is and how it works. This is the process of taking a customer from awareness to action, from interest to purchase.
What is a Sales Funnel?

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we look at Phil's sales funnel that is currently working to sell online courses.
Phil's Sales Funnel That Works

In this lecture Dennis will show you how he's using ConvertKit to funnel traffic to his book on Amazon and his websites.

Dennis' Sales Funnel

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we cover what it takes to create a better lead magnet, including discovering ways Phil doubled his opt-ins in just 24 hours with some basic changes.
Create Better Lead Magnets

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we learn what needs to be included in an opt-in form. We look at the best of the best examples to get inspired and see what is working today.

The Perfect Opt-In Formula

Here are a few examples of lead magnets that I use now.

Case Study: Phil's Lead Magnets

Here's how to use the ConvertKit WordPress plugin.

Using the WordPress Plugin

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we learn how to write a better email sequence that actually makes sales.

Write Compelling Email Sequences

In this lecture of the ConvertKit course, we learn why simplicity is actually better when it comes to email marketing.
Keep Emails Simple

Congrats on finishing another section of this course. Please take action and do the exercise, which is to build your own sales funnel using ConvertKit.

Exercise: Build Your Own Sales Funnel

Here's how to use the Teachable and ConvertKit integration.

Using Teachable and ConvertKit Together to Automate Sales
Course Conclusion
1 Lecture 01:32

Thank you for taking this course!

Thank You
Course Review: How To Leave A Review For This Course
1 Lecture 00:39

How To Leave A Review For This Course

How To Leave A Review For This Course
Special Bonus Section
1 Lecture 02:47

Thank you! Please review these special bonus offers from the instructors for student of this course.

Bonus Lecture
About the Instructor
Dennis J. Smith
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Social Media, WordPress, ConvertKit, Udemy Marketing Expert

Why are 38,900+ students enrolled in my Udemy courses?

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2) My courses are easy to follow and packed full of information to help you learn and apply what I teach to your business!

3) My dedication to online education and your success. I love it when I hear that my courses are impacting lives to make this world a better place for all. Thank you for allowing me to teach you!

► Enroll in one of my courses and let me help make an impact on your life today! ◄

Welcome Udemy students! I'm Dennis, a bestselling web marketing author that has the drive and passion to teach individuals and home business owners how to use the power of social media marketing, Webinars, Blab, WordPress, MailChimp, ConvertKit, Udemy and online marketing tools so they can grow their business both off and online. I just recently published my 2nd book titled "Udemy Life" which features the interviews of several Udemy instructors. Udemy Life is currently available on Amazon Kindle.

I run the popular Facebook Group The Online Course Promotion Group: Featuring Udemy and Skillshare! with over 4,300 Udemy instructors and have interviewed several of Udemy's top instructors like Phil Ebiner, Joe Parys, Matt Bernstein and Rob Cubbon to name a few. I also teach one of the most popular Udemy Marketing courses and run the websites Online Course Coupons, Free Course Daily, Online Course Insider and The Course Factory to help instructors promote their courses beyond Udemy.

I have been creating websites and browsing the web since the days of Netscape 1.0 while living in Seattle, Washington during the 90's. My technology background goes back to the days of the Commodore Vic 20 and 64, Pong and Pac-Man which probably makes me a techie and a geek. I turned my passion for technology and web design into a love for Online and Email Marketing, blogging with WordPress and spreading information via Social Media channels. I own a website hosting business plus do consulting and coaching here in Boise, Idaho and write the blog Fly Over Idaho, iTravelDude and ILearnWP for WordPress newbies. During my free time I enjoy road trips back to Seattle, Bend, OR., exploring Idaho, enjoying great Thai food, craft beer, drinking lots of (strong) coffee, sharing my knowledge with friends and Facebook acquaintances.

Welcome to my Udemy courses and my world, I hope that I can help you learn something new that betters your life and brings you more revenue, joy and happiness! Join me on your favorite social media network and lets build a better world together.

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In 2011, I graduated with my Bachelor of Arts in Film and Television Production at Loyola Marymount University - one of the top 10 film schools in the country. While there, I was fortunate to make documentaries in Switzerland, Germany, Mexico, and India. After graduating, I worked at Participant Media shooting and editing short-form documentaries for their website TakePart. I followed that stint with a contract at Stanbridge College where I discovered online learning. I helped pioneer their online school there. Most recently, I spent 2 years working at University of California Berkeley with the media team. Throughout this time I built my Video School Online brand to teach others the skills that I have. In May of 2015, I left the 9-5 world to make my own path. Since then, I've made more money, worked fewer hours, and only have done the things I love each day.

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