Use Advanced Custom Fields in your Newsletter Campaigns

Advanced Custom Fields is a popular plugin which can help you add extra content fields to your WordPress edit screens. These extra content fields are more commonly referred to as Custom Fields and can allow you to build websites faster and educate your clients quicker. With Mailster you can use these fields inside your email […]

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Send your newsletters via Gmail

Gmail by Google is a great email delivery provider and you can use it to send all your newsletter campaigns with Mailster. Since Gmail is not really built for sending marketing emails you have to consider a couple of things: Google is very restrictive with its service and if your subscribers starting mark your emails […]

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Encode Tags for Links

If you are using Tags in Mailster you may like to use them in your links as well. Since links must be encoded the content of your tags must be encoded as well.

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Working with animated GIFs in Mailster

Animated Gifs can bring some life in your email marketing campaigns. Since Mailster uses WordPress native methods to resize images, so they fit correctly and reduce file size, the animation is may lost during this process.

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Handling Bounces with AmazonSNS

If you are sending your Campaigns with Amazons Simple Email Service you can use the regular Bounce option that comes with Mailster. If you like to have more control on bounces you should switch to AmazonSNS.

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How to use the popup plugin Mailoptin

MailOptin is a WordPress optin form or email signup form plugin capable of growing the subscribers of Mailster email list via popups, slide in / scroll triggered boxes, notification bar, and sidebar and in post forms. To start capturing leads with MailOptin, install and activate the plugin on your WordPress site. You can get the […]

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Using Multi language Newsletter with WPML

What you need Mailster Newsletter Plugin Mailster WPML Add on WPML Multilingual CMS Create your forms Create a form for each language you like to use. Translate the strings on the settings page to the specific language. Create translated Newsletter Homepages. If you haven’t created your newsletter homepage for your base language check out this […]

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Validating Custom Fields

Mailster gives you the option to define custom fields where you can store additional information of your subscribers. Sometimes you need to verify this values with some custom code.

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Saving new Template Files

Mailster Templates give you a great start to get your campaigns going. If the provided modules don’t fit your needs or you like to have a custom starting content you should save your own custom template file.

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Working with action hook auto responders

This is the fourth part of a short series about auto responders in Mailster. Last time we’ve created a time based auto responder. Today we take a tour to the next type of auto responders: Action Hook Auto Responders What are action hook auto responders for? While the other autoresponder types are pretty straight forward action […]

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Creating a series in Mailster

Creating a series of newsletter campaigns is a good way keep your subscribers engaged with your service. But what is a series and how do you make it in Mailster? In this tutorial we cover the basic steps of creating a series in Mailster.

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Using Gmail as your bounce server (deprecated)

Update: Google announced the shut down of less secure apps (LSA) which is required for this to work so this method is no longer recommended. Your provider may have limited email accounts available or you just would like to “outsource” this part of your newsletter marketing. In any case you can simple let Googles popular […]

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Working with time based auto responders

Today we take a tour to the next type of auto responders: Time based auto responders What are time based auto responders for? They are made to send new campaigns in a specific interval Let’s say we would like to send our latest three posts to our subscribers on the first of every month Create […]

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Working with action based auto responders

Today we take a tour to the next type of auto responders: Action based auto responders What are action based auto responders for? They are made to create new campaigns after new content has been published. Let’s say we would like to send our latest three posts to our subscribers 1 hour after the third […]

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