How can I do an email campaign for SFI that is safe and abides by the Affiliate Agreement rules?

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, () Top Author Forum Guru 1/24/2016 9:55 am
Affiliate since: 12/31/1969, Power Rank: 99999999
For an e-mail not to be considered SPAM, the recipient:

a) must have agreed to or requested to receive an e-mail from you,

b) may be a friend or family member or an acquaintance (old or fairly new) with whom you have built up trust.

Some Options for creating your e-mail list:

1) Safelists

These work in various ways, one of the most popular being for you to view e-mails to score credits, which you then use to send out your own e-mails. Instead
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Ufuomaoghene Afekhuai, Aff (Nigeria) Top Author Forum Guru 1/23/2016 7:24 pm
Affiliate since: 07/08/2018, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Ufuomaoghene's 238 other Ask SC answers
Good day Sara,

Email campaign is a marketing tool that can be used to showcase your business, or product of your company to a group of people via email.

To do an Email campaign, we must have our contacts of both existing customers as well as our prospects. The case being that we want our existing customers to be well updated on new products at the same time focusing on our prospects by displaying the products features, characteristics and advantages.

Safelist and
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Abe Taddesse, Aff (Washington, US) Top Author Forum Guru 1/17/2016 10:51 pm
Affiliate since: 06/05/2014, Power Rank: 450 | Read Abe's 168 other Ask SC answers
First know the SFI rules do and don’t to be on the safe side and to make your email
campaign effective.
I would say in general not to promise to your audience that they are guaranteed to make
Money with little or no effort, and they can be reach over night like most online business
Do. Once you know the basic things you can do many creative way to market your business.

Email campaign is extremely effective for broadening your prospect base, and also as a
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Lawal Sunday Joshua, Aff (Nigeria) Top Author Forum Guru 1/19/2016 5:46 pm
Affiliate since: 05/06/2013, Power Rank: 2195 | Read Lawal's 156 other Ask SC answers
There are great ways to develop SFI email campaign, I believe we all will need inspiration to do our jobs better. It doesn't matter whether you're a marketing veteran or a newbie -- we all need examples of outstanding content which I believe have been provided on the SFI marketing page.

Making a an email campaign isn't all that easy except you have had the perfect content to caught the audience you targeting. To have people subscribe to your email campaign you most have what they need
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, () Top Author Forum Guru 1/16/2016 9:46 am
Affiliate since: 12/31/1969, Power Rank: 99999999
If you have your own list you can do very effective email campaigns using an autoresponder and Google docs. I use my Gmail contact list and Google plus list in, emailing them in groups using the Google app for group mailing. I advertise my autoresponder, adding them to my SFI campaign where I have 11 letters that go out on a schedule.

Use splash pages, there are several available in both SFI marketing and some TCECA members make them also. These work well in free and paid
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, () Top Author Forum Guru 1/18/2016 7:28 pm
Affiliate since: 12/31/1969, Power Rank: 99999999
"How can I do an email campaign for SFI that is safe and abides by the Affiliate Agreement rules?"

The important issues are:

1. STICK TO FACTS (your source is SFI's extensive documentation).
2. GIVE CREDIT (don't quote text without mentioning the author and the source URL).
3. Keep your credit link for last. Don't quote it anywhere in your body.
4. Keep your audience captivated, from your subject to your call to action. It will ensure your audience WANT
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, () Top Author Forum Guru 1/20/2016 1:09 am
Affiliate since: 12/31/1969, Power Rank: 99999999
For the benefit of every one, let's understand the following conditions in our SFI Affiliate Agreement, on Spamming, etc:


10. Affiliate agrees to not utilize SPAM in promoting SFI. SFI maintains a ZERO tolerance policy towards the sending of SPAM, including, but not limited to, unsolicited commercial E-mail (UCE). This action may result in the immediate suspension or termination of Affiliate account with a cancellation of and possible forfeiture of any pending commissions.
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Manohar Lal, Aff (India) Top Author Forum Guru 1/18/2016 8:44 am
Affiliate since: 12/18/2011, Power Rank: 62 | Read Manohar's 240 other Ask SC answers
Hello Sara

We have to advertise, SFI and TC through email campaign but in order to abide by the Affiliate Agreement Rules, we are prohibited from spamming. Therefore, we need to use the following methods of our email campaigning.


A safelist is an email list that is focused towards advertising web sites, online promotions, business opportunities and more. All members agree to receive advertising emails from other members.

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Robin Ratliff, Aff (Indiana, US) Top Author Forum Guru 1/15/2016 9:20 pm
Affiliate since: 03/27/2014, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Robin's 16 other Ask SC answers
Here is the SFI agreement that we all must abide to. I hope this helps to answer the question.
1. Affiliate agrees that an SFI Affiliate is an independent contractor and not an employee, agent, partner, legal representative, or franchisee of SFI. Affiliate may not portray him or herself as an employee or owner of SFI corporate, the SFI Affiliate Center, or any other SFI or TripleClicks subsidiary. Affiliate further agrees not to incur any debt, expense, obligation on behalf of, for, or in the
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Williams Ford, Aff (Georgia, US) Top Author Forum Guru 1/16/2016 1:39 pm
Affiliate since: 07/26/2007, Power Rank: 99999999 | Read Williams's 638 other Ask SC answers
Email campaigns are safe and legal as long as you don't spam and misrepresent the company. You can use all the email resources you can find to run your business. Just remember that you have the maintain your email lists. If a member wishes to no longer be in SFI then you must remove them from your email lists. Failure to do so could risk a spam complaint and your account will be frozen.

Outlandish claims and false advertising can land you in hot water too. Just use the info
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