Questions tagged [mailchimp]

MailChimp is a popular email marketing service, often utilised by website owners to provide a regular e-newsletter service. It has an extensive API, provides embeddable HTML for on-site signups, and plugins are available for popular content management systems.

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Sending email via MailChimp with 2 different "from" emails causes vastly different stats

I have two domains: abc.example xyz.example Both have the same DMARC and DKIM DNS records (relative to their own domain), both have same scores when checking black lists, mail tests sites etc ...
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DNS Settings and the TXT record for authorizing email sending from the domain

Last night, I added a DNS record to my domain to allow Mailchimp to send emails as an official/authorized source. It doesn't seem to have totally worked, Mailchimp is sending emails but they are not ...
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A/B testing in Optimize/Analytics with landing page variants and a Mailchimp Embed Signup Form

I have a landing page I'm A/B testing in Google Optimize, trying to see which variant of the landing page yields the most email signups. The problem is, I can count how many signups through the site I ...
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Why does sending a newsletter require a third party?

I'm wondering why there are so many newsletter services versus self hosted softwares. Even the self hosted solutions either require a third party (Sendy requires Amazon) or come at an extra cost (my ...
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MailChimp - Cannot delete old audience list due to "being used on a published landing page" but there is no published landing page

Whenever I try to delete an old audience list of ours (the charity I work for) on MailChimp, I get an error message saying the list cannot be deleted because it is being used on a published landing ...
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Can Mailchimp handle repeat automations?

I'm trying to create a Mailchimp automation for a gated asset/lead magnet. The problem is repeat visitors. I have a simple automation set up for users who are already subscribed, and ask for the asset ...
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Why is my Mailchimp Welcome automation sending only one email and deleting subscriber data?

I have an automation workflow set up with two emails and a landing page, with a Welcome trigger. The first email links to the landing page. The landing page contains a form that has to be completed, ...
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WordPress Multisite - how to import ALL admins' emails into MailChimp?

The setup is pretty straightforward: WordPress Multisite Network 100+ sub-blogs already running on the network New sub-blogs being created, even more expected on a daily basis I have yet to figure ...
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MailChimp: How to collect only the country, not full address on landing page

I'm trying to create a simple signup page for a mailing list, using MailChimp "landing pages". I want the country of the user, but I do not want the full address. (It's a pain for a user to type it ...
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MailChimp adding [BC-SP][MKTG] to the start of all email subject lines

I have recently started sending emails using MailChimp. I have noticed that at the beginning of all of my subject lines, the letters [BC-SP][MKTG] are appearing and I'm not sure why. I have not typed ...
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Use form elements in Email-Marketing

Is it okay to use form elements (text boxes, radio buttons, check boxes, buttons) in an email newsletter or is it still risky because a lot of clients do not support it? What do you think? I would ...
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Send email confirmation for order when using Paypal checkout for Woocommerce

I have setup my eshop on Woocommerce and I am sending the invoices using Mailchimp automation and integration with Woocommerce. Everything works fine with Cash on Delivery method. When a user makes ...
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Implement hubspot tracking on email sent using Mailchimp

Been using Hubspot to track emails (clicks & page visits) and would like to do the same for email sent using MailChimp. Understand that MailChimp has its own tracking infra BUT we would like to ...
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Mailchimp: How to keep track of who I've already invited?

I have a Mailchimp news list with about 5,000 users. I want to invite them to use my product, gradually in batches. These batches will be pretty arbitrary - I want to invite people I know personally ...
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Use Mailchimp link tracking in non-Mailchimp-generated email?

I have a list of Mailchimp subscribers. I would like to send about 100 of them a "your account is ready!" email and check the performance of the email. For various technical reasons, I need to send ...
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How to remove registered app in mailchimp?

I registered an app in MailChimp but I changed my mind. I wonder if I can delete it?
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Giving my personal info because of Anti-Spam

I have just signed up for MailChimp because I want to send emails to my subscribers from my website. There is an Anti-Spam law with these rules: You must include your contact information inside every ...
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MailChimp form with single opt-in (API)

How to easily make MailChimp API form without double opt-in? Using their API is hard for people with no coding skills and 3rd party tools like POWr or Privy don't have option to disable MailChimp ...
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Problems with replying to Mailchimp Campaigns at forwarding addresses

I have used MailChimp for a few years without any problems. I set the campaigns up with different reply to email addresses and all was well. But one provider I know was blocking and bouncing emails ...
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Google Inbox glanceable newsletters mailchimp Unfortunately we are not able to show any highlights

We are using mailchimp and have a custom template for our newsletters, which is pretty basic. Everything is working okay except for the way it appears in the highlights glanceable newsletters preview ...
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Mailchimp emails are not delivered to gmail or google app based email addresses

Not sure if anyone has encountered this, but thought I'd post a question to see if anyone has any bright ideas. TL;DR Cannot get mailchimp to send to gmail-based emails or google app managed domain ...
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Can I send a confirmation E-Mail to imported E-Mail addresses in MailChimp?

I have a list of E-Mail addresses opting in to subscribe to a newsletter. However, the form that collected the addresses did not send out a "double-opt-in" confirmation E-Mail, which is legally ...
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When to use an external e-mail service? (MailChimp, MailGun etc)

Noob alert. I've been reading about the big deal that sending massive campaigns is, in terms of not getting banned, warming up IP's and so on. The thing is that I have a site that deals with a few ...
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Issues sending emails via Mandrill service. Sometimes messages disappear

I've been using the Mandrill service to deliver automated emails from my web site (using their php APIs.) The service seems to work, except sometimes I get questions from my customers that claim that ...
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SpamAssassin penalising DK Signed

I am checking an email for spam via isnotspam.com, in the results I'm receiving the following messages: ---------------------------------------------------------- DomainKeys check details: -----------...
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Can Mailchimp APIs be used to send templated transaction email triggered by actions on my website?

I am currently playing around with Mailchimp's APIs, but the documentation to me is not very clear. Here is what I actually want: Have the templates I created on Mailchimp, be visible on my own ...
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Mandrill for bulk messaging

I'm about to start sending a newsletter to quite a big amount of users (around 60k emails). They are all customised emails, in around 30 different languages, so almost every email will be different (...
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Reduce likelihood of Mailchimp email campaign going to Spam

The company I work for sends a marketing email at least one time per week using Mailchimp's email service. All of our subscribers are opt-in active customers and our emails are not spammy. There is ...
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What does ADV in the email title stand for

I'm using MailChimp, and I sent out a test newsletter to myself, and the title had ADV: added to the beginning of my title. I'm not sure if MailChimp did that on its own, or if it was outlook exchange....
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How Mailchimp (and others) work out if email was opened, went to junk ect [closed]

I'm aware of read receipts in emails, but these mean that the reader has to agree to send back the read receipt. But with Mailchimp (and perhaps others) they have a dashboard to show you which people ...
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Refer a friend - Emailing - legal problems

My website has a referral program.. I have a page called "refer a friend". Logged in users can enter their friend's email addresses. As of now my site doesn't have any email limit. Now my question ...
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Free customizable rss feed newsletter service [closed]

I'm desperately searching for a newsletter system for my association. We have a site from which to fetch the news and I want them to be sent regularly to the people who subscribe. I would like to get ...
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Is the Mailchimp API available in other languages?

I'm using the Mailchimp API in combination with PHP and jQuery to provide the subscribing/unsubscribing-actions on a website via Ajax. On errors with user data you get useful messages like "Invalid ...
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Can I migrate from GNU Mailman to MailChimp?

I have ~20 lists, all of which are mostly announce-only (newsletters--recipients do not reply back to the list) running in GNU Mailman. It's alright. Mailman has certainly prooven itself but we want ...
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