How do I create RSS-to-email? Watch video
With RSS-to-email you can reach your blog’s audience and announce your articles via email and social media the way you want. The process of creating this type of message consists of 5 easy steps, to start click Messages>>Create RSS-to-email.
Provide the link to RSS feed and choose the frequency, then define message subject, name and choose the from field address. You can also set up social sharing option to post the message on your social media web sites.
Choose one of the predesigned templates. All you need to do is to click Use template.
Edit the message using available options in the editor. On the right hand side you can find additional blocks which can be dragged and dropped into the template.
The message creator gives you an option to edit the look of the blog post. Click the place where the post has been uploaded to display additional menu.
Click the RSS icon on the right to show or hide particular elements of the post.
You are free to use any personalization tags or custom fields which have been created in your account. Please click here to learn how to add them. Finally, in text blocks you can use additional custom fields related to your RSS-to-email:
[[rss_title]] – inserts title of your RSS
[[rssitem_title]] – inserts title of your post
[[rssitem_author]] – inserts author’s name
[[rssitem_content]] – inserts content of the blog post
[[rssitem_image]] – inserts link to image added to the post
[[rss_url]] – inserts url address of your post
[[rss_description]] – inserts RSS description
[[rssitem_comments]] – inserts amount of comments
Choose campaigns to which you want to send updates. Optionally you can select segments
or choose lists to exclude.
Here you can find the summary of your RSS-to-email message and save the settings.