What Is a Double Opt-in?
A double opt-in is a two-step process for new signups, that allows site visitors to join a mailing list. The visitor must initially sign up and then respond to a welcome email containing a confirmation link. Using a double opt-in signup form helps ensure your contacts are interested in receiving your email content, and it also avoids robot email signups and improves email deliverability. Here’s how it works: First, someone
Contact Lists November 13, 2020
Importing Contacts from another Email Marketing Service
Are you struggling to export your database from one email marketing service to Benchmark Email? Following are the steps to export your database from some of the common email marketing services. MailChimp Navigate to the Lists page. Locate the Audience (list) you want to export and click on the name of the audience. Click on the option to View Contacts. Then, click Export Audience. Select the Audience again and then
Contact Lists April 21, 2021
How to Integrate Benchmark With Shopify
Before integrating your accounts, ensure that your Benchmark account is in the right list plan to bring in new contacts. You should also have a paid Shopify account; otherwise, the connection will fail. Please note, there are two parts to this integration. The first process will begin within Shopify. The integration process will begin within Shopify. Log in to your Shopify account. From the Dashboard, select Apps. Now, scroll down
How to Import Lists From Google Sheets
You can import contacts from your Google Sheets by following these simple steps: Log in to your Benchmark account. Click on Contacts from the Dashboard menu. Select the Create New List button on the top-right of the page. Choose the Regular List option and click Next. Now, select the Import From A Service option then, click Next. Scroll down and click on the Google Drive integration icon Next, connect to
Integrations April 21, 2021
How to Integrate Your Gmail Contacts With Your Benchmark Account
Import your Gmail contacts into your Benchmark account with this secure integration. Contacts will maintain the group settings you created in Gmail with fields that can be specified during the integration process. To integrate, simply follow the steps below: Log in to your Benchmark account. Select Integrations from your username at the top-right of the page. Scroll to the bottom of the page and select Get Started. Go to the
Integrations April 21, 2021
How Do I Integrate Wistia With Benchmark?
Wistia is a video hosting platform available for all types of businesses. Some of its features include video editing tools and video creation. With our Wistia integration, you will be able to add your subscribers to your Benchmark account automatically. You can also create and automate customer journeys from the moment a contact is added to your list. To integrate, follow the steps below: Log in to your Benchmark account.
Integrations November 2, 2020
How do I integrate LiveChat with my Benchmark account?
Due to recent API changes, our LiveChat integration is currently unavailable. Instead, we recommend uploading your LiveChat contacts through an .XLS, .XLSX, .CSV or .TXT file. For steps on how to upload contacts, click here. LiveChat is an online live support customer service. With the Benchmark LiveChat integration, you can follow up with customers and leads by adding them to your contact lists. You can also automatically add contacts to your Benchmark lists
Integrations October 23, 2020
How Do I Integrate With Pipedrive?
With our Pipedrive integration, you can automatically add your contacts in Pipedrive to a Benchmark list. Create or automate engagement with your leads. Available free with every Benchmark account. Log in to your Benchmark account. Select Integrations from the User Menu at the top-right of the page. Scroll to the bottom of the page and select Get Started. Go to the Pipedrive integration option. Login to your Pipedrive account on
Integrations October 29, 2020
Contact List Not Uploading
If you are experiencing problems uploading your contact list to your Benchmark Email account, it could be due to several things. Using the wrong file type, invalid format, and even size can cause the list to fail to upload. Keep in mind, that if your list is not approved this too will prevent you from uploading your list. Following are some of the most common problems associated with uploading lists:
Benchmark Email Connector App in Shopify
The Benchmark Email Connector app in Shopify offers many features for your online Shopify store. Easily sync your customers and data to a Benchmark list, create journeys and customize newsletters to grow your list and stay engaged! Before you begin to install the Benchmark Email Connector app, you must have a Benchmark Email and Shopify account. You will then be able to install the app from your Shopify app store.
Integrations October 28, 2020