Unsubscribe Link: How to encrypt the email address.

A link to manage subscription status is included at the bottom of each Mailing List email.

Please note: the List Name and Subscriber's email address is clearly visible.

 

See the example below:

To make changes to your subscription, click the link below.

https://member.mail-list.com/u?ln=youremailgroup&nm=joe@gmail.com

Problem

We've had a few occasions where Subscribers were removed from a Mailing List in retaliation for posting a controversial message.

Turn on the Encrypt Email Address in the Unsubscribe Link option. This solves the retaliation problem.

The link will look similar to this example:

To make changes to your subscription, click the link below.

https://member.mail-list.com/u?ln=youremailgroup&nm=wlKzIo0n3xpKpAl3e2D924ulzwAt4bFt1Ec7DCHFqds=

Use the Web Interface to Change Settings

Log into your mail-list account at https://database.mail-list.com.

  • Click Customize Your List
  • Click Unsubscribe Settings.
  • Click Encrypt Email Address in the Unsubscribe Link.