Newsletters and Email Marketing

Page posts are missing / showing with my personal identity

If a post to a Page walll appears to be missing it is likely that the update has actually been posted using your personal identity instead. On your Page’s Wall, choose to see updates from “Others” and see if the post you expect is there. First, go to Newsletters | Mailings | Facebook, disconnect and…

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Facebook "Like" Button in Emails

FeedBlitz now adds a Facebook “Like” button to post-driven emails by default. Added at the foot of each email, the Like button extends the reach of Facebook’s social media graph to your email list, increasing the number of opportunities for your post to be “liked” and spread around Facebook to a larger number of user…

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What is the difference between an autoresponder and a newsletter?

Basically, a newsletter sends the same email to all subscribers at the same time. When you add an article to your site or send a broadcast “newsflash” campaign, that message will be sent to all the appropriate subscribers on the list. It’s a typical email marketing update or blast, if you will. Furthermore, as long…

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Does FeedBlitz use double opt-in?

For all subscriptions created online, FeedBlitz requires dual opt-in. This ensures the highest quality lists for publishers using FeedBlitz, and that we maintain our excellent delivery rates. When someone enters an email address online at FeedBlitz to start a subscription, the user must also: a) Successfully pass the CAPTCHA image verification test (an audio equivalent…

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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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My logo graphic does not display correctly in Outlook

Uploaded images and logos may display incorrectly in some versions of Outlook, which may display the image too small, scrunched up into a small square.  It is an Outlook bug, but the good news is that it is easy to work around in FeedBlitz. Start by clicking your Newsletter from the Account Dashboard.  Next, click…

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My custom fields don’t appear in the HTML form on my web site

When you create the subscription form for your web site with FeedBlitz, all that is asked for up front is the visitor’s email address. This keeps friction down for visitors as they start the dual opt in process. When you add custom fields to your account, the form on your site does not typically change…

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How do I change the activation email sent to new subscribers?

FeedBlitz sends a standard email to subscribers starting the dual opt-in subscription process requesting them to activate the subscription.  It is sent with your template applied. You can tailor the content of that email by clicking on your Newsletter from the Account Dashboard. On the next page click the “I Want To” button in the…

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Can I send headlines only?

FeedBlitz service allows publishers to choose how much or how little of the article to show in the feed. To make these changes, you’ll need to go to your newsletter and click the “I Want To” button in the upper right area of the page. Then select “Settings, Schedule” from the drop down menu. On…

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