27 Sep 2011 Posted by slazardi No Comments
When you import a database to your EmailBrain account it is necessary to take into account the following requirements so you don’t get an error:
• The file type can be xls, txt or csv.
• The file name can not contain spaces or unusual characters:
Wrong-> my database español.xls
List “35.” doc
• To import from an Excel file, the name of the worksheet where the data is, it must meet the same features as above. Usually if it’s in Spanish Excel sheet name isHoja1 and if in English the name is Sheet1
• If you import a CVS file, you must select the correct option: comma, tab or semicolon
By following these recommendations will be very simple to import and will not generate any error.
26 Apr 2011 Posted by slazardi No Comments
When you’re planning your email marketing campaigns, always put yourself in the shoes of your readers. So the best thing to do is send your subscribers a survey and so you can learn more about their tastes, what they expect from your newsletters and your company.
I recommend you send 3 surveys a year so you can compare if their tastes have changed, if new subscribers are more demanding or not. But be careful not to fill them with questions, make simple and easy questions to answer and if they are in better multiple-choice. Today, everyone lives in the rush, so if they see something very long, they are not going to respond.
To send a survey from our system simply follow these steps:
To create a survey form using your subscription format, you must first create a database.
To do this, go to “Database Set Up”, “Create Dataset”, grant the database a name and click save. In the following 25 fields simply type the questions you want in your survey.
Save the changes and when finished click “Subscription Form ” then “Set Up Form. ”
In the field section select “Enable form fields” Then check each field you want to be seen in the survey when finished, click on “save.”
To insert the survey in your HTML web page click on “Insert Form” just copy and paste the code into your page.
If you want to send it as a newsletter, create a new one or use an existing one. In the editor click on the icon to insert form and save your changes when finished.
08 Mar 2011 Posted by slazardi No Comments
In email marketing, it is very important that you update the emails in your mailing list. If you have had your list for more than 3 years, it is likely that some of the emails are not active or even valid anymore. It is said that old emails are not as responsive as newly acquired emails. One way to acquire new emails is by placing the subscription form that comes with your Emailbrain account in the front end of your website.
Simple steps to update your mailing list in your Emailbrain account
1. Access your account.
2. Go to Mailing List
3. Select List set up
4. Click on Delete
Then under “delete addresses”, look for the unsubscribe and hard bounces email addresses and then click delete addresses.
07 Sep 2010 Posted by slazardi Comment(s) 1
Before starting today’s topic, I would like to remind you that today we launched our New Drag and Drop Editor. So, do not hesitate to try it and would be delighted to hear your comments about this new editor. Of course, you can select which of the two editors to use, whether traditional or drag and drop. For more information read our blog from September 3rd.
The most important asset of an Internet Business
If there is an accident in your office, such as a fire, an earthquake, a hurricane, etc. .. and you could only save one thing, what would you save?
Personally, I would save the list of contacts for my business, since for an internet business this is the most important asset of any business on the Internet. Why? Because if I lose this list, I would have to start building my lists from scratch and you know it takes a long time. So if you lost everything, the list of contacts will allow you to rebuild the business you had.
You can create a product, a website, but it is very difficult to rebuild a list of subscribers and gain the confidence and credibility for you and your business. If you disagree with me, leave me your comment of what would be the most important thing to you and why, or let me know why you disagree with me.
Have a great day!