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How to Protect Your Email List from Bots

We recently announced that we’re going to support single opt-in signups for MailChimp lists right from our own signup forms. This generated a lot of great conversation about deliverability—some that we expected, and some that surprised us. As the person who’s responsible for deliverability at MailChimp, I love it when people understand why this stuff …

AlterEgo Update: Instant Push Notifications

We’ve made some minor updates to AlterEgo, our 2-factor security service for MailChimp. The intent was to make the sign-in process faster using push notifications. Basically, instead of generating a code in the app, then typing that into your browser, AlterEgo users can now simply click the "Log in with phone" link…   …and we’ll …

AlterEgo Integrations for Easy Authentication

It feels like almost every day you see someone’s email or social network account getting hacked and sending spammy messages. Many of these services are now offering two-factor authentication to lower that risk. As you might know, we created AlterEgo to offer that service for MailChimp accounts, and developers can also use it to create …