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
Single Opt-In Signup Forms
While Benchmark encourages its users to use the Double opt-in process, we also provide a Single Opt-in option. The difference between the two is simple. The Double Opt-In process requires the subscriber to confirm their subscription by opening an email and clicking on the confirmation link provided. With Single Opt-In a subscriber can sign up to your mailing list by simply adding their email address to the signup form, and
Signup Forms October 18, 2019
Website Tracking with Signup Forms
Website tracking is embedded into some of our signup forms and it allows you to track website visitors the minute they sign up. Once your signup form script is added on your site, Automaton Pro can handle the rest. Who can use Signup Form tracking? Website tracking is part of our paid features; paid users can take advantage of signup form tracking. How does the Signup Form tracking work? Easy
How do I install Benchmark with WordPress?
With WordPress you can email a formatted version of your blog to your subscribers and sign up readers with custom widgets, send and test emails. You can also view reports from inside your WordPress dashboard. With WordPress you can: 1. Create and customize sign-up forms. Add a customizable signup form to any WordPress page. 2. Connect your blog to Benchmark. Your Benchmark contact lists are automatically available when you integrate.
Integrations February 2, 2021
How to Add a Benchmark Email Signup Form to Your WordPress Blog?
GDPR Compliant Signup Form
You can add a checkbox to your signup form for GDPR using Benchmarks signup forms. Your subscribers can trust that the data they are providing is confidential and that you are GDPR compliant. Doing so can help you keep a good reputation with your subscribers and consequently grow your contact list. To create a GDPR compliant signup form, you’ll need the following. URL where your visitors can read about your
Signup Forms October 24, 2019
Benchmark Signup Forms
Use signup forms to attract subscribers and expand your audience by adding the forms to your site, blog, or social media accounts. Any information collected through your signup forms is added to an associated contact list in your Benchmark account. To learn how to create a signup form in your Benchmark account, please click here. We offer different signup forms to fit your needs or style. However, if you prefer
Signup Forms February 18, 2021
How can I collect subscribers at my place of business?
As the online world continues to grow in popularity, with as many as 91% of American adults claiming to use email (according to Pew Internet & American Life Project), it is important that your business is online as well. However, people do still visit stores from time to time and therefore it is crucial that you maximize the in person opportunities as much as possible. Trying to figure
Contact Lists August 6, 2018
How do I change the default tab users see when they visit my Facebook business or fan page?
When users first visit your page, before they have become a fan or "liked" it, they will be shown your "wall" tab. If you would like to change it to another tab, make sure you are logged into your Facebook page and follow these steps: Click Edit Page located underneath the profile picture of your page. From the left sidebar, select Manage Permissions. Click the Default Landing Tab option. You
General questions March 11, 2021
How do I add the Signup Form App to my Facebook Fan Page?
Facebook Page Signup Form App Facebook allows users to create a separate, public page to allow a business to have a presence on the social media platform. This presents a great opportunity to capture and acquire subscribers who like what they see to sign up to your newsletter or subscription. Benchmark offers a signup form app on Facebook and here is how to add this to your Facebook Page. Please