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
Can I include a link to the survey in my email or on my website?
You can post a link to the survey on your website, or in an email if the survey is active. Note: The following steps assume that you have already deployed/published a public survey. If you have not yet done so, please create your survey prior to following the below steps. To find the link to your survey: Click the Email tab. Click on the Surveys link from the Tools Menu.
Surveys & Polls July 10, 2019
Can I make a link that jumps to a specific area of my email?
Use anchors to create a link to a section or article in your email. To do this you must first create a anchor, then create a link to that anchor. To create a anchor: Click on Edit icon of the Section you want to place the anchor. Place your cursor at the beginning of the text you wish to anchor Click on the "ADD ANCHOR" Icon from the “Insert additional
How do I send a survey?
There are two ways to send, depending on what type of survey you created. Surveys can be sent by email or by link. NOTE: The following steps assume that you have already created a survey and activated it in your account. To send a survey by email: Log in to your Benchmark account. On the Dashboard menu, select Emails. Click on the Create New Email button. Complete Step 1 and
Surveys & Polls April 8, 2019
My links in HTML email aren’t working
Please ensure you have used "absolute links" pointing to your server. Instead of coding your link like this: <a href="myfolder/index.htm">Click here for more info</a> You should make sure your links are coded like this: <a href="http://www.mysite.com/myfolder/index.htm">Click here for more info</a> View some of our html email templates
Drag & Drop Editor July 30, 2018
How can I add a “Forward to a Friend” link?
The make up of a forward-to-a-friend link is this: [Forward:Click Here]. For example, you could place something like this in your template: [Forward:Click Here] to forward this email to a friend Note: The [Forward:] link itself won't work until you send an email campaign to your list.
General questions March 26, 2019
What is an anchor link? Can I use one in Benchmark Email?
An Anchor is a hyperlink in your email, that you click on to send you to another part of the email. Anchors are usually used in long and tall emails and aids in navigating through the email. You can think of it as a boat anchor, you set the anchor somewhere in the email, and then you hop on a boat for the anchor, or in this case, click a
When someone clicks on the unsubscribe link in my emails, are they automatically removed from my send list?
Yes. When people unsubscribe from your emails via link, they are automatically filtered out of your email list. However, we recommend keeping a close eye on all emails sent to you, as some customers will not follow the proper protocols to try and be removed from your send list.
Contact Lists August 6, 2018
How do I add a Pin to my Pinterest board?
A pin is an image you add onto your Pinterest Board. You can either pin your own image from your computer or one from a website. To Pin your own image from your computer: Log into your Pinterest Account. At the top right corner, click the Add button. Click the Upload a Pin button. Browse and select the image you want to add. Select the Board you'll pin the image
Social Media August 7, 2018
How do I insert a link to Google+ into my email?
Benchmark Email makes it very easy for you to insert social media icons into your email. To insert a Google+ icon into an email: In Step 4 of the email editor, click on the Edit icon for the section you would like to place the icon in. Click the specific location you would like the icon to appear. Under the Insert Social Media Elements toolbox on the left side of
Social Media August 7, 2018