Note: If you’re not sure what 2-factor authentication is, or how AlterEgo works with MailChimp, start here, then come back to this blog post. Ready?
Today I’m excited to announce that you can now use Google Authenticator and Yubi Key with MailChimp, by connecting them to AlterEgo. Basically, if you want to take advantage of our 10% discount, but you prefer those other security services, our attitude is, “great, just connect them to AlterEgo, and use them instead.” AlterEgo serves as a “pass through” for Google Authenticator and Yubi Key. For Duo Security fans, rest assured–that’s also in the works.
To connect the other security services, just sign in to your AlterEgo account (or create an account) and go to the “Integrations” link:
On that screen, you’ll get step-by-step instructions for connecting to the other security services.
There are other improvements we made to AlterEgo that are worth pointing out…