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Cyber Monday


A New MailChimp Record: 1.5 Billion Emails on Black Friday

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Everyone knows that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are big days for sending email, but for our deliverability team, the planning starts much earlier in the year. Way back in July, we started provisioning 500 new IPs and 3 new routing servers to ensure we had the stability and delivery speed to make it through those days. …

A MailChimp Record: 1.2 Billion Emails on Black Friday

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As you may have heard, it’s been a crazy holiday season for our deliverability team. We predicted we’d send a bit more than 1 billion emails on Cyber Monday, and we were right on the money. We were surprised, though, by the numbers from Black Friday, when we sent a total of 1.2 billion emails—a new …

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Email Marketing Tips

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Here at MailChimp, all we want for the holidays is for you to send beautiful, powerful, and effective marketing emails.  With Black Friday and Cyber Monday right around the corner, I thought it would be a good time for some helpful tips from our deliverability team. The TL;DR version goes like so: — Opens and clicks decrease during …

Cyber Monday and Email Volume

The holidays are fast approaching, which means life’s about to get super-busy for MailChimp and our customers. If you’re an e-commerce retailer, you’re probably already thinking about your Cyber Monday sales. And maybe you’re readying your holiday email strategy, too. But if not, plan to spend a little time over the next few weeks getting …