Six Top Types Of Subject Lines to get you started.
Here are my six top types of subject lines to help you get started with email marketing.
The type of subject line is a very important part of your email marketing campaigns. You have to realise that your customers probably get a deluge of marketing mails into their inbox. Savvy marketers will use these types of subject lines to get a response. If you think about it most people will just scan the subject lines before making the decision to open your message. You have just a second or two to get inside the head of your prospect or customer.
1. Personal subject lines
Are you coming?
NAME – Surprise inside
NAME, check out these hand-picked tools
Crazy invitation, I am going to buy you lunch…
Seriously, who does this?
? your detailed results…
Thanks for helping us.
2. Retargeting subject lines
I’m deleting your account
The price dropped …
we are not gonna give up on you!
How can you afford xyzzy
3. Pain point subject lines
Stop wasting money on xyz…
“Your xyzzy issues, solved”
“Wanted: Digital Entrepreneur Superstars…
How to survive your next xyz
job lay off, big medical bill, financial crises
Stop wasting time on mindless work
Learn a new skill with only 20 minutes a day
Start a business without breaking the bank
4. Greed subject lines
Get priority access
25% off your favourites
Turn your mobile into a cash generator
5. Humour subject line
Text message: “loraine we need help the bathroom has been stolen” (True Story)
“We like being used”
Look what you did, you little jerk…
6. Fear of missing out subject lines
Urgent, breaking, important, alert,
eg. Uh-oh, Your xyzzy is expiring
[URGENT] You’ve got just ONE DAY to watch this…
Your 7-figure plunges bye-bye at midnight…
[WEEKEND ONLY] Get this NOW before its gone…
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You might be interested to read Six Subject Line Tips to get your emails opened.
About the Author
Owner Manager of Student Rentals and Property Management Business for 10 years. Moved away from my home town of Sunderland 2015 to be with my partner Paul in York. Started an Amazon Prime Seller Account. Went out to Spain in April 2016 to oversee the work on our new Spanish home, and decided to sell out of Property Management and start over as a Digital Entrepreneur.