1. Create a compelling offer and share it on social media.
2. Share your blog posts with your compelling opt-in offer on the page.
3. Create and share videos with a strong call to action inviting people to join your list.
4. Host teleseminars and invite people to sign up via social media.
5. Host webinars and invite people to sign up via social media.
6. Ask people to sign up. As long as you don’t do this too often, it can work quite well.
7. Put an opt-in box on the welcome tab of your facebook fan page.
8. Offer free consulations and require people to opt-in to your list to get one.
9. Hold a contest and require that people join your email list to enter.
10. Share the emails you send to your list with an invite to join on social media sites.
11. Invite your subscribers to share your ezine with their social networks.
12. Offer a free ecourse series to your social media audience. Sometimes these can attract people that a regular ezine or free report will not.
13. Answer relevant questions that people are asking and include your link. You can do this on fan pages related to your topic, with videos, facebook notes and more.
14. Create valuable audio recordings with tips and include the sign up link for your offer.
15. Change your offer every once in awhile to attract new people to sign up.
16. Include a strong call to action for people to join your list with every piece of content you share on social media.
17. Present your email list as offering solutions to people’s problems.
18. Feature the answers to frequently asked questions in your ezines and tell the people who ask those questions about it.
19. Offer a free bonus for subscribing and announce it via social media.
20. Join targeted groups on facebook and share your offer along with some content.
21. Join targeted groups on linkedin and share your offer there too.
22. Find people on twitter who could benefit from your offer and connect with them, engage in conversation and then if appropriate invite them to join your list.
23. Create targeted lenses on squidoo and include your email offer.
24. Run ads on facebook for your offer.
25. Use sponsored videos on youtube with your offer to get more subscribers.