Is it OK for me to email contacts from my business associate’s list?
There is no clear-cut answer to this question. If the subscribers opted-in to receive correspondence from your business as a whole and you are emailing on behalf of your business, then yes it would be OK for you to use the list. However, if the subscribers on the list only gave permission to the associate himself/herself and not to the overall business, then it would not be OK for you
Contact Lists July 24, 2018
How to whitelist Benchmark Email in your local Anti-Virus or Firewall programs?
It is highly possible that your systems are using any of these: An Anti-Virus software installed on your local machine. A Firewall installed on your machine or infront of your machine as a Gateway. An IPS [Intrusion Detection System] infront of your machine as a Gateway. All these softwares/devices have an option to "Whitelist" any website or IP address. In that whitelisting section, you need to add these websites
What is Whitelisting? How do I add email addresses to my safe senders list in my email client (or my security software)?
Whitelisting is specifically allowing emails from a certain source, such as Benchmark Email, to be allowed into your email inbox. Adding such trusted email addresses to your whitelist so that they can pass easily through your spam filter or junk folder varies across the different email clients and internet security platforms. The following is a list of steps for programs and email in alphabetical order. AOL 7.0 / 8.0 /
Contact List Fields
Contact fields can be used for addresses, phone numbers, a date, or some notes. There are many benefits to using contact fields. One of them is, fields can be used to create a segment of contacts that you want to separate from your main list. To learn how to create a segment, click here. Additionally, fields help with email personalization when combined with merge tags, skip to the Best Practices
Contact Lists December 2, 2019
Why should I use list segmentation?
Segmenting provides a great way to organize your contacts, and to also target specific people in your list. Segments do not appear in your Contact List dashboard, however when you select a contact list to send to, when creating a list, you'll see the segments there should you want to send to only a part of your list. There many ways to organize a list and each person will have
Can I add a personalized greeting to my email?
You can add a personalized greeting to an email created in the drag n drop editor or the HTML editor. It can include the contact’s first name, last name, or both in the greeting. You can also provide an alternative text in case the contact details are not available. To add a greeting using the Drag & Drop editor, see the steps below. In the email campaign editor, click on
Templates & Editor November 22, 2019
What are Spamtraps?
As per wikipedia, "Spamtraps are usually e-mail addresses that are created not for communication, but rather to lure spam. In order to prevent legitimate email from being invited, the e-mail address will typically only be published in a location hidden from view such that an automated e-mail address harvester (used by spammers) can find the email address, but no sender would be encouraged to send messages to the email
Delivery March 1, 2019
How do I get the URL for an RSS Feed?
In order to have your blog articles sent by email using our "RSS to Email" feature, you need to have the URL address of the RSS feed of your blog. One way you can get the URL is by going to the View Page Source option of the browser and searching for RSS. It should look something like this: “< link href = "http://www.benchmarkemail.com/blogs/rss.xml" rel = "alternate" type ="
RSS September 9, 2019
What content is picked for my RSS Email Campaigns?
If your RSS Email Campaign is scheduled to be sent every day, the Feeds that have been added in the previous 24 hours will be sent. For Weekly RSS Email Campaign, the feeds for the past 7 days would be sent. Similarly for monthly RSS Email Campaigns, the feeds for the past month will not be sent. If no new feeds are found, the email campaign is not sent out.
RSS August 2, 2019
How do I add an email link? I want to create a link that if clicked on, it opens the client‘s email application
To create an email link in your email or newsletter, follow these steps: Go to the block where you wish to put the email link. Click on the EDIT icon . In the toolbar, click on the Insert Link icon. Instead of a Web address, type in the email address you want to use, using this format: mailto:name@domain instead of a URL. Click on UPDATE. Click on SAVE in the
Templates & Editor September 9, 2019