Test Email and Limitations
To send a test email: Click on Email from the left navigation, and then Emails again. Then, click on Create New Email or open a Draft or Incomplete email. Complete the first 2 steps. You’ll then reach the Editor step. Select a template to use, and begin editing. Once you are ready hover over the Test button and select the Send Test Email option. You’ll see a popup where
How do I insert a video into my emails?
To insert a video into your emails, you can use a video you've placed in your Benchmark Email Video Gallery or by using the url of videos in YouTube, Wistia or Vimeo. Here's how you do it: Drag the Video block from the available Blocks on the left side of the Editor to the portion of the email you'd like to place the video in. Now, click on Link to
Edit Images in the Image Gallery
In addition to being able to edit images in the email editor, you can also edit images from within the image gallery. The image gallery allows you to resize, crop, add stickers or add filters to your images. If make any changes to one image it will create and save as a new image, your original image will remain unchanged. To edit images see instructions below: Log into your Benchmark
What is the Subject Line Suggestion feature?
When sending an email campaign to your subscribers, you want to make sure you captivate their attention with a short but catchy subject line. An engaging subject line can boost your open rate to a great extent. Benchmark provides the Subject Line Suggestion feature, which gives you your top performed subject lines based on previously sent emails campaigns. This feature is available in the following sections of creating an email
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Can I use emojis in my subject lines?
Add emojis in your emails subject line and engage with your subscribers in a different and more inviting approach. Benchmark provides the right tools to increase your open rate by implementing web safe and mobile friendly emojis as your email marketing strategy! You can grab your emojis, or you can use the emojis provided by Benchmark. The emojis provided are hosted through Emojipedia, and not all recipients will see the
Can I add a Text Disclaimer to my Email?
Yes, you can add a Text Disclaimer in your emails. We understand your company may need to add a disclaimer to your emails for security or privacy reasons. We offer two different ways to add a Text Disclaimer in your email, in the Permission Reminder or by using one of our Text Blocks. To learn how to add these please see instructions below: Permission Reminder Start by creating a new
What is the Inbox Checker and how do I create an Inbox Checker test?
The Inbox Checker is a feature that allows you to see how your emails will appear, by providing you screenshots, from various email clients before sending to your entire list. You can even test different spam filters to find out whether they Pass or Fail. To create an Inbox Checker, follow these steps: Log in to your Benchmark account. Click on Emails from the Dashboard menu. Now select Inbox Checker.
How can I create an email using a Benchmark Email template?
Create an email using a Benchmark template that best fits your needs, or you can upload your HTML code to use your own template. To create an email using one of our templates: Log in to your Benchmark account. On the Dashboard menu, click the Emails tab and select Emails. Click the Create New Email button in the header section. Select Regular Email type and click Next. Choose the Drag
Top 12 features from the Classic Editor & how to do them with our Drag and Drop Editor
First things first, the Classic Editor does not create responsive emails. Period. Our Drag and Drop Editor does. Aside from being responsive, you can accomplish the same things you were able to in the Classic Editor. Following are the top 12 things done in the Classic Editor and how to do them in the Drag and Drop Editor. 1. Adding Blocks Adding blocks in the Drag and Drop Editor is
Where can I change the ‘From‘ address on my emails?
To change the From address: After you create an Email, the From Address mentioned in the Account Settings is used. You can change the from address in Describe Step of the Email creation process. To change the default name and email address used in the emails Hover over the Avatar drop down and select Account Settings. Edit the From Name and From Email under the Email Message settings. Click Save