How MailChimp Does Recruiting

  “What’s your favorite thing about working at MailChimp?” I’m coming up on 8 years here, and it’s still a tough question to answer. I’ve given lengthy monologues about my great co-workers. I’ve gone on and on about our commitment to experimentation and the ways we embrace and learn from failure. I’ve even rambled about …

Thinkers, Artists, and Inventors Unite: Why We Sponsor TED

Photos: Dian Lofton / TED, Elizabeth Zeeuw / TED Like most things around MailChimp HQ, we try to take a slightly less prescribed, slightly more off-kilter (and fun!) approach to sponsorships. We love partnering with organizations that feel authentic and thoughtful, as well as groups that encourage a creative community. Our sponsorships excite us the …

How Long Should You Run Your A/B Test?

No matter what type of business you have, A/B testing can be a great way to generate more engagement and revenue from your email. The idea behind A/B testing is simple: send 2 different versions of an email campaign and find out how modest changes—like subject line, from name, content, or sending time—can have a …

7 Marketing Resolutions from MailChimp Customers

Each of our customers has a unique story, which we love highlighting in our What’s in Store series. Every week we showcase another e-commerce brand, including the tips and tricks they use to navigate the ups and downs of running a business. Our hope is that you can use that information to improve your own …

The Numbers Are In: How You Spent Your Holidays

In each of the past couple years, you’ve helped us break our own delivery records on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. And we’re pleased to announce that 2017 was no different: Between Nov. 20 and the new year, MailChimp customers sent more than 41 billion emails. Of those emails, a whopping 1.9 billion were sent …