Wall street journal sales letter. As you search for this copy online youll find some variations to the copy. It worked like magic and remained the journals control for decades. Follow breaking business news and headlines on the worlds most important companies from the wall street journal. This sales letter was so successful at generating subscribers that it was the wall street journals most successful sales letter right up to the famous two school graduates letter.
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Thats also an effective headline you wrote to declare this the greatest sales letter of all time it sure seems to have. Journal subscriptions ran from 1975 2003 with view more only minor edits. Perhaps the best example of storytelling in a sales letter is the famous wall street journal letter written by martin conroy. Pinned to the top of this letter was a 100000 mark german note.
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And that is why i am writing to you and to people like you about the wall street journal. Follow breaking business news and headlines on the worlds most important. To give its readers knowledge knowledge that they can use in business. This fantastic sales letter written by the late copywriter martin conroy was used continuously for 28 yearsmaking it the longest running control in history.
You can send a letter to the editor of the wall street journal in two ways by postal mail or email. Its charming though not original. For that is the whole purpose of the journal.