Juliana

Using Autoresponders for Birthday Messages

Here at MailChimp, we love birthdays. The cake, the ice cream, the silly hats…what’s not to like? If you like birthdays, too, why not extend the celebratory fun to your subscribers? A great way to use data you collect through your signup form is to create an autoresponder campaign to go out for your subscribers’ …

Customer Spotlight: Netted by the Webbys

Since we were thinking about signup forms earlier this week, here’s one from Netted by the Webbys that recently caught our attention. They’re a MailChimp customer who totally customized their signup process via our API. Pretty nice, eh?  Notice the social sharing icons right under it, too, so people can encourage others to join the …

Better Embedded Signup Forms

By default, the standard signup form that MailChimp provides looks something like this: Not bad if you’re linking people directly to your subscribe form or you have a large spot on your website to display it, but if you prefer a cleaner, more compact look (say, for the sidebar of a blog) you can achieve …

Another Way to Use Segments

You probably already know that MailChimp has lots of ways to segment your lists and send a targeted campaign, but did you know you can also create a segment under the lists tab? By creating a segment under lists, you can see everyone who fits a certain segment’s criteria without having to create or send …

Email Showcase: Gigi’s Studio

Last week we had flashbacks to a more surreal, strangely delightful version of our childhoods when we found this adorable campaign from Gigi’s Studio. A beautiful custom header, a clean display of prints available on her Etsy store page, and the best part?