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e-commerce


Announcing MailChimp API v3.0

MailChimp’s API has come a long way since its 2007 debut. Two years in, it had nearly 20,000 users. After four years, we were processing 10 million requests per day. Now we handle more than 80 million requests every day from a quarter of a million users. These users are employing the API to subscribe people to …

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 …

Friendly Holiday Reminders From Online Retailers

During high-volume times like the holiday season, your customers have more questions than usual. We’ve noticed some retailers sending friendly holiday shipping reminders around this time of year. It’s a win-win: your customers save time because they don’t have to go looking for shipping details on your website, and you save time by answering some …

Track Online Orders Generated From Your MailChimp Campaign

We’ve had a powerful but "hidden" feature for a number of years that makes it exceedingly simple to track the individual orders generated by a MailChimp campaign. The feature, called eCommerce360, lets you track customers as they click through from the MailChimp campaign to your site, and then passes back their order information back to …