Creating and building an email list might not be at the top of your list of priorities right now as an outdoor blogger. I mean, after all, we just want to go on epic adventures, write about them and maybe share a few others the lessons we’ve learned, right?
But here’s the hard truth – if you’re just publishing new blog posts of your most recent trips or gear reviews and then hoping someone out there will read it, become totally fascinated with you, want to learn more and keep reading all your new blog posts each week…. that probably won’t happen.
More likely, they may stumble onto your post, read it for 5-10 seconds and then bounce, never to be seen or heard from again.
The internet, and our attention spans seem to pick up the pace and be moving faster and faster each day. That’s why an email list has become such a powerful tool for bloggers, including outdoor bloggers. [Read more…] about How to Build an Email List as an Outdoor Blogger