We've cracked the code for growing any newsletter.GROW NOW ➝
We help you source contacts that match your ideal newsletter recipient.
With our audience management systems, we ensure your growth is matched with high engagement.
We follow all applicable requirements enforced by law, by ISPs, and by ESPs.
We help you define your ideal customer profile and then we reach out to various data vendors to purchase contacts within your exact scope.
We use a stack of data processing tools to identify the highest quality contacts within a set of purchased data.
We take the best data within a sourced data set and add those to your list in small quantities each day. This helps us control for negative behaviors (e.g., spam complaints) and quickly identify which contacts are going to keep engaging with your content.
We help you manage your newsletter segments to ensure your engagement stays healthy and identify who is most likely to respond to your offers.
✅ Email list growth from 288k active contacts to 3.7 million active contacts
✅ 10X growth in monthly net-new ARR in 12 months
✅ Email list growth from 225k active contacts to 500k active contacts in 12 months
✅ Email inboxing improved from 70% to 98%+
✅ We scaled this ecommerce newsletter from 0 to nearly 3,000 subscribers in 1 month
✅ All of these subscribers are within the ideal audience
Yes! For an additional fee we can also create the newsletter content in addition to bringing our growth strategies.
We work with a variety of data vendors to find the one that has the best match to your newsletter recipient specification. These vendors have a wide range of data attributes that can support B2B, B2C, and nonprofit newsletters.
Yes! We'll add high quality contacts to your list and we help you manage the list segments to ensure you have high engagement and good deliverability. While this means that you'll rarely be able to use all of your contacts, it does mean you can grow quickly, inexpensively, and reach the contacts who are responding the most to your content.
Yes. All of our practices are compliant with CAN-SPAM and FTC regulations. If you're contacting individuals in one of the growing number of states with new privacy laws, we'll also provide relevant compliance assistance. For most smaller businesses and smaller newsletters, only the basic regulator requirement will apply.
No. We only offer this service in the United States currently.
Yes. We leverage enterprise-level deliverability tools to make sure you stay on good terms with major email providers like Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, and others.
Fees vary based on how quickly you want to grow. Our smallest package starts at just $1,500 per month.
Yes. While Fwd: is exclusively dedicated to growing your newsletter, our sister agency, NOBLE, provides a wide range of email marketing services.
We worked with a variety of major publishers over the last 2 years learning the ins and outs of growing email lists with purchased data. We've got our process down to a reliable system that can benefit nearly any organization looking to grow their newsletter.