WordPress New Post Notification Email To MailerLite List Contacts

Setting Up New Post Notification To MailerLite List Contacts

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The New Post Notification email automation feature in MailOptin is a very important tool for email list builders. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up new post notification to your email list contacts on MailerLite, it will go a long way in saving you stress of having to manually creating newsletters for every new post you publish on your WordPress site.

For every new post you publish, MailOptin will automatically send the new post newsletter to your mailing list on your behalf.

Follow the guide below to learn how to set it up.

Ensure you’ve connected MailOptin with your MailerLite account. If you haven’t done that, go ahead and do it before coming back to this tutorial.

Click “Email Automations” > Create New.

Enter your “Automation Title” and “Select Automation Type” > “New Post Notification” > Select Template.

Here’s how to use your own custom email template.

Creating new email automation

After selecting your template, you will be taken to the email customizer page where you can configure the automation settings, template page, template header, template content and even send test email to your email address.

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For this process to work without issues, you need to click the “Campaign/Automation Settings” and select “MailerLite” as your connection.

Then select a specific email list to send the email to.

You can also decide to send the newsletters immediately after post publication by checking “Send immediately” or schedule it to be sent minutes, hours or days after post publication.MailerLite as New Post Notification target

Note that you can create as many automations to be sent to different email list base on the categories and tags the post belong to.

Categories and tags mapping

Set up is now complete.

Every time MailOptin send a new post newsletter to your list, you will see the record in your MailerLite dashboard.

List of campaigns in MailerLite

 

You can also decide to send a daily, weekly or monthly round up of published posts instead of immediately after posts are published.

Let us know if you have any question or comment.

 

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