Install the TextMate Bundle

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If you use  TextMate to code your campaigns, you can use install a bundle of TextMate features that make your coding easier.

Below, you'll learn how to install and get started with the TextMate bundle.

Install the TextMate Bundle

  1. Download the bundle ZIP file from the Github repo.
  2. Unzip the file.
  3. Use Finder to locate /Application Support/TextMate/Bundles/. If you don't have a "Bundles" folder, you'll need to create one:
    • Using Finder: Go to Home Folder > Library > Application Support > TextMate and create a new folder named Bundles.
    • Using Terminal: Run the following command
      mkdir -p /Library/Application/Support/TextMate
  4. Drag the entire unzipped folder, MailChimp.tmbundle, into the /Application Support/TextMate/Bundles/ folder.
  5. Restart TextMate.

Getting Started with the TextMate Bundle

  1. Create a folder and open the folder with TextMate.
  2. Create a new HTML file and make it the active document. The bundle needs a folder to work within and store your MailChimp configuration file.
  3. Get an API key for your MailChimp account.
  4. In TextMate, go to the Bundles menu, and then MailChimp > Connect to MailChimp. You'll be prompted to enter your API Key and the bundle will set up your connection.

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