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How do I make money with email newsletters?

There’s no silver bullet to monetizing your email readers. A wide variety of options exist to monetize newsletters. But it’s important to understand how those options work for or against the purpose, style and content of a newsletter.

This is not a how-to guide for email monetization. But it offers an accessible introduction to various methods that can be used to make money by sending newsletters. These includes traditional ideas like subscriptions and advertising, along with newer strategies like building reader communities and asking for donations.