If you run an email newsletter, growing it can be challenging. Especially when you start out and few know about your work.
Having your newsleter listed in specialized directories that attract potentially interested readers is a valuable discoverability opportunity. These directories are databases that let readers search or browse the entries by category. Sometimes the directories share the newsletters to their social profiles or in email updates. The continuous flow of subscriptions coming from directories, even if small, adds up.
Here are some of the newsletter directories that accept submissions:
I’ve been noticing a small but noticeable flow of subscriptions to my newsletter since submitting it to the above directories.