Mark

Mark is MailChimp’s marketing director. He leads a team of designers, developers, writers, and brand managers.

Happy Birthday, Google Apps Marketplace

MailChimp joined the Google Apps marketplace when it was launched a year ago. In the last 12 months, we’ve added 14,000 users from more than 100 different countries. All told, it’s been a pretty great experience. We’re glad to wish the marketplace a happy birthday today.  And if you’re new to MailChimp or haven’t explored …

Always Read The Manual

Yesterday afternoon, Frank Chimero posted about this fantastic little project called The Manual, which is being funded on Kickstarter. While we knew Frank’s project had been fully funded in about 4 hours (!!!), we hadn’t heard about The Manual. Conceived by Andy McMillan and backed by lots of other wonderful people, The Manual will be …

MailChimp Site Redesign

As you can see, we’ve been doing some work around here. What started as a simple update to the look of the site turned into a full blown redesign complete with corresponding updates to the app, and we’re pretty happy with the result. Also, despite rumors to the contrary, Freddie is alive and well, and …

Holiday Shirts

Last year, we posted an ugly sweater photo set for the holidays. We decided to do something a little more tangible this year, so we sent paying customers our trusty, super-soft shirts. Admittedly, it’s not very original, but people go nuts over these shirts, so we figured we shouldn’t mess with a good thing. We’ve …

5,000 Free Shirts

Last September, we celebrated our brand new Forever Free plan by giving away 1,000 shirts to our fans on Twitter and Facebook. We did the giveaways in batches of 50 or 100, and it generally took less than five minutes for each batch to get snapped up. People were thrilled to get free shirts, so …