In this 2019 GDC talk, game developer Chris Zukowski explains why a well-run email list can be 10 times more effective than Twitter and 5 times more effective than Facebook.
In his quick, efficient presentation Zukowski shared some practical techniques that will get players to join your mailing list, boost your open rates, and turn new players into super-fans.
It was a great talk that's packed with useful takeaways for game makers of all stripes, so make sure to take advantage of the fact you can now watch it for free on the official GDC YouTube channel!
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