Setup WordPress New Post Notification To SendinBlue Email List

Setup WordPress New Post Notification To SendinBlue Email List

MailOptin WordPress email template builder

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 or email alert to SendinBlue list.

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

To get started:

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

Ensure the From Name and From Email set in MailOptin matches the sender name and email you have verified in SendinBlue.

SendinBlue verified sender name and email

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 a test email to your email address.

MailOptin WordPress email template builder

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

Then select a specific email list that the new post newsletters will be sent to. You can also decide to send the newsletters immediately after post by checking “Send immediately” or schedule it to be sent minutes, hours or days after publication.New Post Notification 4

Note that you can create as many automation 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 or log in SendinBlue as shown in the image below.

Record or log of new post notification in SendinBlue dashboard sent by MailOptin

 

Let us know if you have any question or comment.

 

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