Category Archives for "Build Your List"

A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing the Perfect Opt-in Form Type

Do you remember that feeling when you were 8 years old, ogling at the flavours at an ice cream stand, unable to choose because they all looked equally good?

You could've stood there for hours, weighing the pros and cons between pistachio and mango.

Then, in the end, your mom made you choose chocolate, just to get it over with.

You were frozen by decision paralysis, which is caused by the huge mental strain trying to choose between a variety of equally good options.

This is what happens to some of us when choosing an opt-in form type.

New: Content Upgrade Templates in Thrive Leads

One of the most effective ways to build your mailing list is to strategically use content upgrades in your blog posts. This type of ultra-relevant offer can lead to previously unheard of conversion rates and add streams of highly valuable new leads to your business.

Check out today's video to see how we've made it easier for you to make use of this strategy on your own blog.​

How to Create Call to Action Forms & the New Multi-State Scroll Mat Templates

We recently introduced the Scroll Mat opt-in form type, which is large, attention grabbing and was extremely well received.

Now, we've added a new set of templates that combine the power of the Scroll Mat with the multi-step opt-in process. Watch the video to discover how you can use these new templates and how you can easily transform them from opt-in to call to action designs.​

Simple Animation Boosts Your Conversions by 30%! (…or Not?)

This is a post I never thought I'd write.

If you know me, you know I don't care for gimmicks. And if some cool new design thing comes along, my first question is inevitably: "what about conversions, though?"

Now, think of every aspect of an opt-in form. Surely, the animation with which it appears is the most gimmicky part of all, right?​

Well, we ran some tests that prove otherwise. Here are our results and the surprising conclusion we draw...

Introducing Leads Export: Easy Backup & Manual Processing for Your Leads

Since the release of Thrive Leads, we've added many API integrations to make the plugin compatible with a wide range of email marketing and webinar platforms. This is great for passing on new leads to external applications where they can be processed.

In the latest update to the plugin, we've added the new "Leads Export" feature, which gives you new options to process and backup your leads directly from your own site.​

Why Data Geeks ❤ Thrive Leads: a Look at the Thrive Leads Reporting Suite

Knowing your data can be the key to increasing the performance of your website. That's why with Thrive Leads, we didn't only create the most feature rich list building plugin for WordPress, we also equipped it with a reporting suite straight from a wet dream of your friendly neighborhood data geek.

Watch the video to see what the different reports in Thrive Leads are about and how you can make use of them.​

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