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Mikey Greenland

About Mikey Greenland

A web developer with OIT, Mikey provides support for WordPress services.

Quick Guide to Using Mailchimp and WordPress

This article explains how to set up a MailChimp newsletter to automatically send your WordPress content to subscribers. Upon request, OIT can help you set up your MailChimp newsletter. Email us at to get started! Setting up a simple campaign using Mailchimp’s free plan Here’s how: Create a MailChimp…
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Email Newsletters: Subscription lists

Create your subscription list Build your subscriber base Build and maintain relationships with subscribers Working with LISTSERVs Setting up a sign-up form Permission-based An email newsletter service is a permission-based tool for mass emailing. This means that you must have permission for every single address that you enter or import into…
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Email Newsletters: Problem with Sending Bulk Email

This is how email typically works: you send an email message from your email client. The message goes through your email server which contacts the recipient’s email server. The receiving email server then delivers the message to the recipient’s inbox. With a newsletter, you are most likely distributing the newsletter…
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Blog Subscribers and Email Updates

Do you want to send email updates to your subscribed readers when you post new blog content? The service that we’ve chosen for this is MailChimp, an online email service provider that can help manage the subscribers to your WordPress site and also send scheduled updates when you publish new…
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WordPress: Working with Images and Video

Video and images can be added to your posts and pages in a number of ways. Most of the resources that you add to a post or page will need to be uploaded to your WordPress media folder. Add images to a page/post Reviewing existing media Embedding videos Add images…
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WordPress: Publishing Posts and Pages

Publishing content to your WordPress site is as easy as using a word processor. With WordPress’s built-in text editor, you can type and format text, add images, add links, quotes, video links and much more. Use this document to familiarize yourself with basic concepts for publishing posts and pages. Publishing…
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WordPress: Customize Settings

As an administrator/owner of a WordPress site, you should familiarize yourself with the administrative tools for your WordPress site. You’ll use these tools to control general settings for your WordPress site as well as adding and managing users. It is important for you to read through this before you get…
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