How do I subscribe somebody to my list through the Confirmed Opt-in process?
Confirmed opt-in means that the subscriber must confirm they want to be added to your list.
You can either use our web interface or send a command via email.
The subscription process is described below using a flowchart.
Using the web interface for this change:
Log into your mail-list account at https://database.mail-list.com/
- Click Manage Subscribers
- Click Add or Remove Subscribers
- Complete details shown below
- Choose an email address to send the results/confirmation.
- Click Add/Remove Subscribers button
Confirmation of your request:
Using an email command for this change:
Alternatively, you can send an email to our system with this command: INVITE
After sending an email with a command, you will receive two emails from our system in less than 15 minutes.
Example of YOUR email to us:
If you have chosen the Command Receipt Audit Trail option, you will receive the following report:
To stop receiving receipts of commands, see How Do I Stop The Sending of Command Receipts
Example of email confirmation to subscriber:
Each subscriber will receive an email asking them to confirm their subscription.
When the new subscriber clicks the link to confirm or sends a Reply email, their email address will be added to your list.
Example of Welcome Message:
The subscriber receives a Welcome Message after their email address is added.
You can customize the Welcome Message by accessing your mail-list account to make changes.
Click here for detailed instructions.
When you access the Welcome Message in your mail-list account, you will notice "subscraddr". Wherever you insert "subscraddr", it will be replaced with the subscriber's email address when a Welcome Message is sent to them.