Knowledgebase

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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A subscriber did not receive my email. Can you help?

FeedBlitz logs recent activity to subscribers. If you share your subscriber’s email address with us we can examine the subscriber’s status and their logs to determine whether FeedBlitz tried to send them email and whether or not it reached their ISP. We can share log entries to help downstream problem resolution if necessary. The problem…

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Why does video not appear in emails?

UPDATE: FeedBlitz will now automatically produce video thumbnails for you if you use standard embedding codes from video sharing sites such as YouTube, Metacafe, Dailymotion, Blip.tv, Yahoo Videos, Hulu and more. See http://blog.feedblitz.com/2010/03/better-video-in-emails.html. For other embedded videos, it doesn’t work because embedded video players built for the web are almost always what are called “active”…

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I am getting the same mailing multiple times

If you get more than one copy of the samne email at the same time you have somehow got multiple subscriptions to the same content. Just unsubscribe from the one(s) you don’t want using the link at the bottom of each email.

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