Create Newsletter Sign Up-Email Subscribers

Inside this video you’re going to learn how to create the newsletter feature inside of the SiteBuilder and inter link it with your main Homestead email account settings. Then after you get the step by step process for collecting the email addresses, then I will take you to the Hmail system and show you how to bulk mail your newsletter subscribers.


Developing an optin email sign-up is a great way to market your services to your visitors on an on going basis. If you can develop a product to give away as an incentive, it will be easier to collect names.

One great way to pursued people to give you their email address is by creating a free ebook. Here’s a great ebook cover maker that can help you generate a professional looking ebook.

Collecting Email Addresses

The first step in collecting email addresses using the newsletter mailing list for a Homestead website will be to create a master file for your subscribers email addresses to go into. To add this storage file for news letter subscribers we must first log into the main account for your services, not the site builder account. On the left side click on where it says Domains & Emails. Then on the next page left click on Manage email services. Next select the website that you want the mailing list to be associated with. You may have two options, 1) create an email 2) Create mailing list. Next you must name this list and enter a valid email address in the content (or, text) box below. To finalize the newsletter email subscribers storage file click on save.

Now login to the Homestead websites site builder program and left click on view communications tools elements. The first option in the drop down menu is join this mailing list left click this option. A window will open giving you choices for which domain mailing list that you want to attach (or, link) the icon to. Now, select your site where you created the newsletter subscribers storage file at. An icon will now be added to your Homestead website page for newsletter sign ups. When a visitor clicks on the icon another window will open requiring them to add their email address. When they enter the information it will automatically be stored into the mailing list file that you created in your main account or in step one of this lesson. You have just finished the first stage of how to create a newsletter mailing list for a Homestead website.

Once you create your free materials to give away and people sign up for what you have to offer, you can then email them as often as you choose with your newsletter or product sales information.