How do I insert a link for my Flickr page or display a Flickr image in my email?
You have the option to store your Flickr images in your Benchmark account or you can place a link to your Flickr album in your email. There are two options to display an image from your Flickr account in your email: You can integrate your Flickr account with Benchmark. Click Here to learn how to integrate. Save the image from your Flickr account and upload the image into your Benchmark
How to integrate Cratejoy with Benchmark
If you are using Cratejoy to sell your subscription boxes, what better way to engage with your subscribers than by using our Cratejoy and Benchmark integration. This integration will push your Cratejoy clients to a list in your Benchmark account. To integrate please follow the steps below: Log in to your Benchmark account. Click on your account name and select Integrations. Scroll to the bottom of the page and
Integrations March 4, 2020
How do I upload a video into my Video Gallery?
First things first, Benchmark Email does not host videos. You can, however, embed videos to your Video Gallery. You can embed videos from Youtube, Blip.tv, Vimeo and Wistia. According to Litmus adding a video to your email can increase site visits by up to 200-300%! It is important to note, that while you can embed a video to your email the video itself will not play from the email. Due
Image Gallery September 23, 2020
How do I reduce the number of opt-outs I receive?
The interest your contacts have in receiving your emails will change over time and it is expected that your list may shrink as a result of some contacts losing interest completely. However, there are some things you can do that will help keep your subscribers interested. Keep your contacts engaged with your emails over time: Keep the Content Relevant - Consider breaking your list into smaller segments in order to
Contact Lists August 7, 2018
Can I use forms in my emails?
Email clients consider email forms to be a security risk. While some email clients simply warn you of potential danger, others outright disable the forms. So if your client wants to send out a form, they should know that most of their recipients will never be able to use it. And for those who can, they'll think twice about submitting data when they see a warning from their email client.
How do I upload an image from Macintosh iPhoto?
Below is the process to upload an image from Macintosh iPhoto into your Benchmark Image gallery: Start Macintosh iPhoto. Choose the images you want to upload in the Benchmark Image Gallery. Drag and drop the images on the desktop. Log in to your Benchmark Email account. Click on the Image Gallery link from the Media menu. Click on Browse and find the image on your computer. Click on the UPLOAD
General questions March 21, 2019
How do I export my contacts from Windows Live/Hotmail or Outlook.com?
At one point or another you will need to create a folder with all of your contacts, luckily for you, most inboxes do this automatically. To learn how to export your contacts from Hotmail, Live or Outlook.com follow the steps given in this page. Exporting your Contacts Sign into your Windows Live Hotmail account. Click the down-arrow at the upper-left corner of your screen Choose People. Click Manage in the
Contact Lists September 23, 2020
Why are my customers receiving emails that contain no data?
If your contacts receive blank emails, you may be using only one large image in your email campaign - without text. You want to have a good balance of text and images in your emails so that they are not filtered into the spam folder. If you are sending an image-only email, make sure you have entered some text in the text-version of the mail. Your contacts may also be
Delivery March 12, 2021
How do I find the complete message header for an email?
Microsoft Outlook 2000, 2002/XP, 2003 Microsoft Outlook 2007 Microsoft Outlook 2010, 2013 Microsoft Outlook Express for Macintosh Microsoft Outlook Express 4, 5 and 6 Microsoft Exchange Hotmail Yahoo Mail Juno Excite Webmail Gmail Apple Mail AOL browser AOL webmail Thunderbird To get the Internet message header for an email, find your email client below and follow the steps provided: Microsoft Outlook 2000, 2002/XP, 2003: Open the message in a
Email Marketing March 28, 2019
What Is a Permission Reminder and How Do I Add It to My Email?
A permission reminder is an optional message that appears in small print at the bottom of your email. It tells the recipient why they’re receiving the email by stating something along the lines of this: You are receiving this email because you signed up for the monthly garden report newsletter at www.gardens.com. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. Permission reminders have