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Social Networks


Social Networks and The Changing Face of the MailChimp Customer Community

As a MailChimp user, we value your feedback and think it’s important for you to have an easy way to share your thoughts with us. Frankly, it’s where we get all our ideas, so we don’t just "value" your feedback–we need your feedback. That’s why we set up The Jungle, our private customer community on the Ning platform, …

MailChimp’s Social Features

MailChimp is chock full of social features and integrations to make it easier to share with your network. And according to industry benchmark studies, social share links increase both the reach and the click rate of email campaigns. If you’re not using these features yet, you might want to consider checking them out. One-click Social …

Find Us At 140 | The Twitter Conference

Next Tuesday and Wednesday (September 22 & 23) MailChimp will be at the Twitter Conference in Los Angeles. Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter, and Tony Robbins will both be keynote speakers at the event. Other presenters will be covering a range of topics, from branding to social gaming, tweeting celebrities and beyond. We definitely look …

New Social Site Merge Tags

A little while ago, we launched a "social sharing" merge tag: * | MC:SHARE | * When placed, it inserted a large row of social sites that your readers could share your newsletters with. One request we started receiving immediately after launching this was the ability to specify individual social sites (not all of them …

Trends in Email: Sharing via Facebook and Twitter

We analyzed all emails sent in the last year (roughly one billion), and found that more and more people are including links in their emails to social networks like Twitter and Facebook. It’s quite interesting how Twitter sharing is growing at a faster rate than Facebook, and it seems that small businesses are really discovering …