NOTE: this plugin works only on SE3 - version 3 and NOT 4!
Newsletter Updates plugin is a complete marketer solution which allows you to make smash mass emailing to members and subscribers. It allows you to send weekly(daily, manually, etc) updates about new content on your social network; send mass email campaigns, schedule campaigns for future dates and many more. It provides advanced and easy in use tools for your marketing needs - beginning from importing subscribers(emails) and ending with detailed statistics for sent/viewed/clicked emails.
Newsletter Updates plugin features:
Email Campaigns allows you to make smash mass emailing to members and subscribers. You can send campaign instantly OR schedule(plan) campaign for any future date; create email templates, put dynamic content like `New Members`, `New Videos`, re-use templates and campaigns; preview template and send it to test email.
- Scheduled campaigns allow you to plan mass emailing campaign for future date - for Christmas by choosing date and time and it will automatically handle it for you while you are celebrating Christmas with your family.
- Flexible Target Members Tools allow you to choose recipients using:
● Member levels - free members / paid members, etc
● Networks - United Kingdom / USA / Asia members, etc
● Profile fields - 18-22 years old males / females in USA, etc
● Last Time Logged In - select members who are not logged in to your site 1 month / 2 weeks / 5 days, etc
● Profile photo - select members with profile photo OR members without profile photo(for example, to request them to upload photo)
- Email Templates allow you to create emails template and reuse them on your mass emailing campaigns.
- Dynamic Content. You can include in email body of your campaigns various value content like: new members, new events, photos, videos, products, etc
Periodic Updates is a periodic mass emails which is sent to members and subscribers. It can be used to send weekly emails about new signed up members, new photos, events, etc. Updates are sent accordingly to your set up:
- Manually send updates - admin manually sends newsletter to recipients at any wished time
- Automatically send updates - system automatically sends newsletter updates according to your selected time(12pm) and period(daily, on each Friday, etc).
Widgets and Dynamic Content. Newsletter is integrated with most popular Social Engine plugins and we constantly work on integration for most requested plugins:
- People You May Know (Friends Inviter plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Latest Activity
- New Members
- Popular Members
- Featured Members (Hire-Experts Core plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Most Liked Members (Likes plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Most Liked Pages (Likes plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Most Liked Articles (Likes plugin from Hire-Experts)
- New Albums
- New Videos
- New Events
- New Blogs
- New Music Playlists
- New Groups
- New Pages (Pages plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Most Liked Pages ( Pages plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Latest Questions (Questions & Answers plugin from WebHive)
- New Quizzes (Quizzes plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Latest Articles (Articles plugin from Radcodes)
- Featured Articles (Articles plugin from Radcodes)
- New Classifieds
- New Polls
- New Forums
- New Forum Topics
- New Stores (Store plugin from Hire-Experts)
- New Products (Store plugin from Hire-Experts)
- New Badges(Badges plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Last Members Got Badges(Badges plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Recommended Members (Suggestion / Recommendation plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Recommended Events (Suggestion / Recommendation plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Recommended Groups (Suggestion / Recommendation plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Recommended Pages (Suggestion / Recommendation plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Recommended Products (Suggestion / Recommendation plugin from Hire-Experts)
- Mixed Recommendations (Suggestion / Recommendation plugin from Hire-Experts)
- New Videos (AVP plugin from myseplugins)
- New Groups (Advanced Groups plugin from Younet)
- New Blogs (Advanced Blogs plugin from Younet)
- New Videos (Advanced Video plugin from Younet)
- New Documents (Documents plugin from SocialEngineAddons)
- New Listing (Listing plugin from SocialEngineAddons)
- New Albums (Advanced Albums plugin from SocialEngineAddons)
- Photo of the Day (Advanced Albums plugin from SocialEngineAddons)
- New Articles (Advanced Articles plugin from SpurIT)
- New Jobs (Jobs plugin from Radcodes)
Member Notifications. System includes member notifications in newsletter email so members won't miss notifications.
Customizable Email Template. Drag-n-Drop layout manager allows you to easily choose which widgets(new events, new blogs, etc) will be included in email and set their positions, edit layout columns(1-2-3). WYSIWYG editor allows to create smash email HTML template for your campaigns.
Template Colors. It provides easy in use tools to edit colors of email template on the fly, it helps to make template look like your site custom design.
Preview. You can preview newsletter email to see what exactly will be included in email body and how it will look. And on the fly edit colors.
Statistics. Newsletter Updates plugin provides detailed statistics which helps to analyze your network activity, popular modules, etc:
- Common Statistics - statistics for Sent emails, Viewed(read) emails and Referred clicks per Updates and Campaigns. This statistics help you to analyze growth of Sent emails count and how many emails are viewed(read) from them by recipients, how many times recipients click on links in newsletter email(new photos links, new videos links, etc) so you can analyze traffic driving from these newsletter mass emails.
- Detailed Referred Statistics - detailed statistics for clicks referred by newsletter mass emails. It allows you to analyze which features(photos, videos, blogs, quizzes, etc) are most popular and attract traffic to your site. Also you can view most popular links for current month or for all time. It is valuable information which allows you to analyze and plan enhancements for your site accordingly.
Subscribers. This valuable feature allows your members and site visitors to subscribe/unsubscribe, provides functional subscribers management tools:
- Browse subscribers using filters
- Edit or Delete subscribers
- Manually Add new subscribers
- Import bunch of subscribers(emails) from CSV file
- Subscribe widget which can be put everywhere so visitors can easily subscribe to your site newsletters.
- Unsubscribe/Opt-out feature which allows for your members and visitors to easily unsubscribe from newsletter
Free templates. Specially for you we've included 8 email templates which you can use in your campaigns as start point: Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, Happy Birthday and Happy Holidays, etc.
Email Services Supported. Now you can send emails using special email services which provides detailed statistics(opens, clicks, bounces, spam filtered), white label servers, etc. It allows you to minimize your server loading and avoid getting emails to SPAM-box. The following email services supported:
● MailChimp is a popular mass email service, which also provides free plan. Check details here - MailChimp.com
● SendGrid - is a popular and reliable mass email service, which also provides free plan. Please read more here - SendGrid.com
Member Level Restriction. Admin can control which member levels are allowed to receive newsletter updates.
Privacy. System does not include protected by privacy content in newsletter email.
Mass Emailing Progress. Now you check progress of mass email campaigns and periodic updates directly in admin panel, and even cancel them if they are sent by mistake.
Newsletter Updates plugin screenshots:
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