How do I offer subscribers a weekly version of my newsletter?

FeedBlitz makes it easy to offer the same content on different schedules, allowing your subscribers to choose how much and how often they get mail from you.  This enables you to keep more subscribers for longer, since those who want less mail won’t unsubscribe if you send to them every day (and vice versa). In…

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How do I change the name of my newsletter?

This change will need to be done in two places.  The first step will be to click on your feed on the dashboard. On the next page, please click the “I Want To” button in the upper right area of the page. Please select “Feed Settings” from the drop down menu.  On the next page…

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How do I add a non-Feedblitz ad to a newsletter? Where does my ad code go?

If  ads are in the RSS feed that is driving your newsletter then the ads should just show up, provided that you are not truncating the text in your emails before the ad displays. You can add your own ads and sponsorships by using the advanced template editor.  In order to do so, please start…

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Help! My newsletters or subscribers have disappeared!

First of all: No, they haven’t! FeedBlitz keeps data for audit and compliance purposes, so it hasn’t gone. We just need to help you find it. What has probably happened is that you are not logged in to FeedBlitz with the address that manages these mailings. Log out and then log in with the correct…

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FeedBlitz sends abridged or truncated text even though it is set to send everything. Why?

If the source blogging system (or intemediate RSS management service, like FeedBurner) is set to produce a short feed then you need to change those settings so FeedBlitz gets to see the full feed. Check your blogging solution and / or FeedBurner RSS settings, then when you have them updated check that FeedBlitz is working…

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Can I skip the notification email for imports?

Update: Yes, you can IF you are importing from FeedBurner’s email subscriber list. FeedBurner uses double opt-in so we know the addresses are OK. Import email subscribers directly from FeedBurner is easy, fast and available at Newsletters | New and Newsletters | Subscribers | Import from FeedBurner. Otherwise, No – sending the opt-out email is…

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Can I merge or transfer newsletters?

You can’t, but FeedBlitz technical support can do this for you if you end up with redundant copies.

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Can I limit text in mailings to encourage readers back to my site?

Absolutely. To limit text in your mailings, go to Newsletters | Settings | Content Settings | The Basics and enter a non-zero maximum character limit. If you’re not sure what to use try starting with 350 – that is usually good for the opening couple of sentences. You can also customize the “click through” call…

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Automatic Facebook posts done right

FeedBlitz can post blog entries to your Walls, Pages and Groups that you manage. Unlike other Facebook post automation services, FeedBlitz also adds a subscription link to each post, so that every time a post appears via FeedBlitz on your behalf you get the chance to grow your list. A sample Facebook post from FeedBlitz…

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