EmailBuddy

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'''Release date:''' August 4, 2010 (beta), August ?, 2010 (stable). '''Author:''' Dustin Bolton
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__NOTOC__
  
==BETA KNOWN ISSUES==
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[[File:Emailbuddy-thumb.png|right]]
  
Major Issues:
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EmailBuddy is an email newsletter solution for WordPress. This plugin allows you to place subscription forms around your site where visitors can subscribe to receive email updates. All of the information that is submitted to the subscription forms around the site is stored in organized lists that are groups or events.
* None reported.
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Minor Issues:
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* Events cannot be set to not repeat.
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==EmailBuddy Basics== __NOEDITSECTION__
* Activated subscriptions are not showing as activated in the backend.
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*[[EmailBuddy_Groups|Groups]]
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*[[EmailBuddy_Events|Events]]
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*[[EmailBuddy_Messages|Messages]]
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FIXED:
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* Licenses are not sticking. - Fixed in v0.1.1 (make sure all other PluginBuddy plugins are also up to date)
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==Subscription Forms== __NOEDITSECTION__
* Checkboxes not being saved on Settings page. - Fixed in v0.1.1
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*[[EmailBuddy_Subscription_Form|Overview]]
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*[[Adding_a_Subscription_Form_to_a_Post_or_Page|Adding a Subscription Form to a Post or Page]]
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*[[Adding_a_Subscription_Form_to_a_Widget_Area|Adding a Subscription Form to a Widget Area]]
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*[[EmailBuddy_Integration_with_Exchange|EmailBuddy Integration with iThemes Exchange]]
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==Features==
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* Two types of lists: Events & Groups. Subscribers to each list may be auto-subscribed to another type of list.
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==EmailBuddy Tools== __NOEDITSECTION__
* Events:
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*[[EmailBuddy_Tools|Overview]]
** Events allows you to schedule reminder emails for one-time or recurring events. Up to three email reminders may be sent per scheduled event.
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*[[Email_Tools|Email Tools]]
** Events may repeat on a regular basis (ie. daily, weekly, monthly, yearly)
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*[[Import_Emails|Import Emails]]
* Groups:
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*[[Export_Emails|Export Emails]]
** Groups function as containers of subscribers. This is useful for collecting groups of users for later sending broadcasts to. Groups can be used for newsletter or simply organization. For example, you may wish all users that subscribe to a certain event also be entered into a group to later send newsletters to.
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*[[Scheduled_Activity|Scheduled Activity]]
* Send mass mails & newsletters.
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* Manage user subscriptions.
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* Create & manage email messages to be sent.
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** Messages support detailed variables for customization such as (but not limited to):
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*** User's email address.
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*** Date/time
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*** URL to site
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*** Unsubscribe link
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*** Name of blog
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*** Title of this list
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* Import/export email addresses
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* Easily post subscription forms on your site using one of the available methods:
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** Widgets
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** Shortcodes to use anywhere in your posts
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** Easily insert via a button on the Add Posts page to add anywhere in your posts
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* Simple Style Manager for styling widgets, confirmation response, and subscription form.
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* Send user to any page of your site upon subscribing (or back to the same page)
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* Slide-down subscription confirmation for non-obtrusive stylish confirmation of their action.
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* Classes available for all components for advanced styling above the Simple Style Manager
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==Postponed Features==
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Custom welcome email upon subscription or validation after double opt-in.
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==Customize EmailBuddy== __NOEDITSECTION__
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*[[Extra_Customizations|Official policy and details on any Extra Customizations]]
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*[[EmailBuddy_Styling|Styling]]
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*[[Bigger_Text_Before_And_After_Form_Widget_Fields|Bigger Text Before and After Form Widget Fields]]
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==Styling==
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''Classes''
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==Miscellaneous== __NOEDITSECTION__
emailbuddy_pretext
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*[[DB_Language_Fix|DB Language Fix]]
emailbuddy_posttext
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==Misc.==
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Shortcode Format Example: [emailbuddy type="event" list="0" button="Subscribe" confirmation="Thank you for subscribing!" ]
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==Additional Resources== __NOEDITSECTION__
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*[http://ithemes.com/purchase/emailbuddy/ Purchase EmailBuddy]
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*[http://ithemes.com/tutorials/ iThemes Tutorials]
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*[http://ithemes.com/ iThemes.com]
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*[http://ithemes.com/forum/ Support Forums]
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==Additional Resources==
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<br />
# [http://pluginbuddy.com/purchase/ Plugin Store]
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[[:Plugins|← Back to Plugin Codex Home]]
# [http://pluginbuddy.com/tutorials/ PluginBuddy Tutorials]
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# [http://pluginbuddy.com/ PluginBuddy.com]
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# [http://pluginbuddy.com/support/ Support Forums]
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[[Category:PluginBuddy]]
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Latest revision as of 11:07, July 31, 2013


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EmailBuddy is an email newsletter solution for WordPress. This plugin allows you to place subscription forms around your site where visitors can subscribe to receive email updates. All of the information that is submitted to the subscription forms around the site is stored in organized lists that are groups or events.

EmailBuddy Basics

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