Newsletter Manager

Description

A quicklook into Newsletter Manager

★ Opt-in form (html, shortcode and widget) with redirection options
★ Unlimited email addresses with import/export options
★ Plain text/HTML/Multipart messages
★ Personalize email messages using name field
★ SMTP sending to reduce spam
★ Automate email sending with cron job
★ Send mails in batches with support for hourly limits
★ Autoresponder on subscription

Features in Detail

Newsletter manager allows you to create and send html, plain text or multipart email newsletters to your subscribers. The plugin supports unlimited email campaigns, unlimited email addresses, double opt-in anti-spam compliance, hourly email sending limit and much more. Opt-in form is available as HTML code, shortcode as well as standard WordPress widget. The import/export tool allows to create and restore backup of your subscriber list. Newsletter manager also lets you configuring multiple SMTP sender addresses.

Features

Opt-in Form

HTML subscription (opt-in) forms for your websites
Shortcode for opt-in form
Opt-in form widget
Flexible redirection options in opt-in form

Email addresses

Unlimited email addresses
Option to search email addresses
Extract email addresses from any unformatted text
Import email addresses from CSV or other text based files
Backup email addresses by exporting as CSV file

Email Campaigns

Unlimited email campaigns
Create HTML or plain text messages
Create multipart messages
Create campaign messages using WYSIWYG editor
Personalize your message using name field
Upload unlimited attachments
Easy to add unsubscription link
Preview campaign by test mail
Pause/resume active campaigns
Selective execution of campaigns
Email firing batch size for each campaign
Automate email sending using cron job or scheduler
Efficient email sending engine which prevents duplicate emails
Detailed statistics of email campaigns

Email Sending Configurations

Configure hourly limits
Auto responders for subscription and unsubscription
SMTP sending settings

Anti-spam compliance

Email confirmation option for subscribers
One click unsubscribe link for subscribers

Want more features ?

Want more features and options ? Learn more about XYZ Email Manager, the standalone version of this plugin.

About

Newsletter Manager is developed and maintained by XYZScripts. For any support, you may contact us.

Newsletter Manager User Guide
Newsletter Manager FAQ

More Information

Newsletter Manager User Guide
Newsletter Manager FAQ

Troubleshooting

Please read the User Guide and FAQ if you are having problems.

Requirements

WordPress 2.8+
PHP 5+

Feedback

We would like to receive your feedback and suggestions. You may submit them at our support desk.

Screenshots

  • This is the configuration page where you can modify all the settings related to Newsletter Manager.
  • This is the opt-in form generation page.
  • This page is used to create an email campaign.
  • This page is used to export and import email addresses.

Installation

Newsletter Manager User Guide
Newsletter Manager FAQ

  1. Extract newsletter-manager.zip to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. In the admin panel under plugins activate Newsletter Manager.
  3. You can configure the basic settings from Newsletter-Manager menu.
  4. Once settings are done, you may add email addresses, generate opt-in forms and create email campaigns.

If you need any further help, you may contact our support desk.

FAQ

Newsletter Manager User Guide
Newsletter Manager FAQ

Installation Instructions

Newsletter Manager User Guide
Newsletter Manager FAQ

  1. Extract newsletter-manager.zip to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. In the admin panel under plugins activate Newsletter Manager.
  3. You can configure the basic settings from Newsletter-Manager menu.
  4. Once settings are done, you may add email addresses, generate opt-in forms and create email campaigns.

If you need any further help, you may contact our support desk.

1. The Newsletter Manager is not working properly.

Please check the wordpress version you are using. Make sure it meets the minimum version recommended by us. Make sure all files of the newsletter manager plugin uploaded to the folder wp-content/plugins/

2. Why are the emails are not being sent from newsletter manager ?

Please ensure that PHP mail() function is enabled in your server. Also some servers enforce a validation which requires that the sender email address must belong to same domain,ie, if your site is xyz.com, then the sender email must be someone@xyz.com

3. How can i automate email sending using newsletter manager ?

You need to set a cron job or scheduled task in your hosting control panel. You can get the syntax of the cron job from the settings page.

4. Can i use the opt-in form html code from newsletter manager in pages which are not part of wordpress ?

Yes you can the opt-in form html code in any page (even in other websites). But the shortcode will work only in wordpress pages.

5. How can i load an existing list of email addresses to the newsletter manager ?

If you have any text based file like csv or txt, you can import the email addresses using the import tool. If your data is unformatted, you may use the ‘Add Emails’ option to extract emails.

6. Can i use custom fields other than ‘Name’ in newsletter manager ?

No, right now the plugin allows only one custom field called ‘Name’. If you need more fields, you can check the standalone version of this plugin (XYZ Email Manager) at our site.

7. Can i multiple email lists in newsletter manager ?

No, as of now the plugin allows only one default list. If you need to create more lists, you can check the standalone version of this plugin (XYZ Email Manager) at our site.

8. My hosting company has set an hourly limit on outgoing emails. Can the plugin take care of this ?

Sure, you can specify the hourly outgoing limit and the plugin will ensure that no campaigns are fired once the limit is reached for any particular hour.

9. Does the newsletter manager comply with anti-spam policies ?

Yes, the plugin supports double opt-in which will ensure that subscriptions are genuine.

10. Where can i get the standalone version of newsletter manager ?

You can purchase the email manager script from our website xyzscripts.com.

More questions ? Drop a mail and we shall get back to you with the answers.

Reviews

Good!

good! But, when you go to deactivate or remove this plug in it creates an error in your code Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /wp-includes/post.php on line 3601. I dont suggest to anyone that they install this plugin cause it looks like once you got it your stuck with it!

Great Plugin

Great Plugin I recommend this to all that programs in the CMS WordPress environment.

Works Like a Charm

XYZScripts is an amazing team of developers that care about their customers. I was able to have 2 issues solved very rapidly and overall was very impressed. I largely will be using this plugin for the built in database of email collection. So far so good. Great product.

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Contributors & Developers

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Changelog

= 1.3.2=
* Nonces added
* Data validations updated
* Direct access prevented in all plugin files
* Email format validation updated
* the_editor() changed to wp_editor()
* Reworked shortcode outputs and removed extra newlines to fix compatibility issue with some themes
* Updated email sending to use default smtp account if configured smtp account of campaign got deleted
* get_currentuserinfo() changed to wp_get_current_user()
* ‘htmledit_pre’ hook changed to format_for_editor’
* A few other bug fixes

1.3.1

  • Bug fix in campaign edit
  • Bug fix in smtp mailing
  • Bug fix in import/export

1.3

  • Multilanguage support in front end
  • Filter email by status in admin panel
  • Jquery date picker in admin panel
  • Added compatibility with wordpress 3.9

1.2.6

  • Time display in local timezone
  • Option to disable premium version ads
  • A few bug fixes

1.2.5

  • Fix for unsubscription related bug in case of manual campaign firing

1.2.4

  • Enable or disable emails to subscribers who joined after a campaign is started
  • A few bug fixes

1.2.3

  • Bug fix in adding emails from admin area
  • Bug fix in importing name during import operation

1.2.2

  • Support for auto subscription from Contact Form Manager plugin
  • Option to specify separate sender email in case of SMTP sending
  • A few bug fixes

1.2.1

  • Option to specify status in campaign restart
  • A few bug fixes

1.2

  • End date in campaigns
  • Import name and email from files irrespective of order in which they are stored
  • Support for name field in email subjects
  • A few bug fixes

1.1.1

  • A few bug fixes

1.1

  • SMTP mailing settings
  • Support for multipart messages
  • Export emails based on status
  • Support for multiple installation in same database
  • A few bug fixes

1.0.2

  • Option to search emails.
  • Fix for tinymce <p> and <br> autoremoval.
  • Bug fix in csv import.

1.0.1

  • Fix for utf-8 character issue.
  • Admin widget for quick statistics.
  • Option to activate unsubscribed emails.

1.0

  • First official launch.