• How can I choose the image thumbnail that shows up on Facebook?

    When you share your campaign, Facebook looks at the images in your campaign to generate a thumbnail for the post. Below we walk you through how to designate the image Facebook uses from the Design step of the Campaign Builder and also in custom coded templates. Contents Designate a Facebook…

  • How can I create a link in my campaign?

    Any piece of text in your MailChimp campaign can be turned into a link using the content editor toolbar or adding manual code to the source. Links in a campaign can be tracked allowing you to see which subscribers clicked links in your campaign. Below we walk you through how…

  • RSS to Email Merge Tag Cheatsheet

    Merge tags are available for RSS-to-email campaigns to bring in the content from your RSS. Automagical tags quickly pull in your content with pre-defined formatting, or you can use *|RSSITEM|* tags to specify what information should be brought over and how it should be formatted. All merge tags that are…

  • How can I add subscribers to groups?

    Groups are a great tool for organizing subscribers in your list for targeted communication. Before you can move subscribers into Groups, you'll need to make sure that you've set up your Group fields in your MailChimp list. Instructions on how to do so can be found here. After you have…

  • Can I change the width of my Template?

    MailChimp Templates are designed to look best in the preview pane across different email programs and aren't really designed to stretch beyond or shrink below the 600px width that we've set. The underlying Template code for width cannot be altered automatically or through any setting in the Campaign Builder. If…

  • Tips for editing content

    When you create a campaign using MailChimp's Campaign Builder, you can select a campaign type, add recipients, choose a template design, and add your own content. Below the video we'll walk you through some tips for editing your content. Adding content The best way to create your campaign content is…

  • How can I create a table of contents to my campaign?

    When you create a campaign in MailChimp, you can set up a table of contents in your design. Adding a table of contents lets you easily link your subscribers to a specific place in the content, making navigation quick and simple. We'll walk you through the two different ways a…

  • How do I wrap text around a picture?

    To wrap text around an image, the image must be left or right aligned. Follow the steps below to set an alignment for an image. In the Design step of the Campaign Builder, click the text content block with an image to begin editing. You can also click the pencil…

  • Can I upload or use my own custom fonts?

    Currently MailChimp's campaign and form editors feature only fonts that are considered web-safe. Web-safe fonts are a collection of fonts most commonly installed on computers, and therefore have the highest likelihood of displaying as intended. For a specific font to display it must be installed on your computer. Since there's…

  • Can I edit the mobile specific version of my campaign?

    Drag and drop templates and classic Themes tagged as [Fluid] are designed from the ground up to be mobile responsive. When you use these types of templates, you can edit the mobile specific styles in the Campaign Builder to customize how the campaign will look in mobile environments. Below we…