List Settings

In the previous topics we went through the steps for creating new mailing list, the creation process is simple although the mailing lists have their own intricate settings which can be fine tuned to achieve greater capabilities and sophistication.

Oempro allows you to configure your mailing lists in a highly sophisticated manner with the subscription behaviors, un-subscription behaviors, web services integration and other related options.

List Overview

List Settings

List Settings

List Name
You can update your list name to any other name which is suitable for the list

Subscription Type
You can make the list single opt-in or double opt-in by selecting the correct option from the drop down menu.

Edit Confirmation Emails
You can hit this button and edit the confirmation email in case your subscription type is double opt-in.

Delete Confirmation Email
If you have already created a confirmation email and want to create another one from scratch, delete existing confirmation by clicking on this button and then use “Create Confirmation Email” button to create a new one.

Hide the List
Use this option to hide the list under the subscriber area.

Send Notifications
Use this option to send notifications of the subscriptions and unsubscriptions

Subscription Behaviors
You can activate several behaviors when the subscription event occurs. The behaviors are listed below.

  • Subscribe him/her to a specific list
    If you enable this option you can subscribe the subscriber to a specific list of your choice.
  • Unsubscribe him/her from a specific list
    If you enable this option you can unsubscribe the subscriber from some previous mailing list he/she is subscribed to already.
  • Display my own confirmation pending page
    You can choose this option to display your own subscription confirmation pending page.
  • Display my own subscription confirmed page
    You can choose this option to display your own subscription confirmed page when the subscriber clicks on the confirmation link.
  • Display my own subscription error page
    You can choose this option to display your own subscription error page.

Unsubscription Behavior

  • Subscribe him/her to a specific list
    Choose this option to subscribe the subscriber to a specific list after he unsubscribes from the current list.
  • Unsubscribe him/her from a specific list
    choose this option to unsubscribe the subscriber from other lists when he processes the unsubscription for this particular list
  • Unsubscribe him/her from all lists
    Use this option to unsubscribe the subscriber from all the lists across your account when the unsubscription behavior happens.
  • Add unsubscribed email addresses into suppression list
    You can choose this option to add the unsubscribed email to the suppress list
  • Add unsubscribed email addresses into global suppression list
    You can choose this option to add the subscribed email to the global suppression list – global suppression list will ensure that no further communication is sent to the unsubscribed email.
  • Display my own unsubscription confirmed page
    you can choose this option to display your own customized unsubscription confirmation page.
  • Display my own unsubscription error page
    choose this option to display your own customized unsubscription error page.

Web Services integration
Oempro provides you an easy to use web service integration method to pass on the subscription and un-subscription data to the url you specify. This way you can keep your own database synchronized with the subscriber lists under your Oempro account.

  • New Service URL
    Define the web services url which must start with http:// or https://
  • Event Type
    You can select the event type – there are two types of events happening – subscription or unsubscription.

Request by Email Settings
If you are using the subscription and unsubscription through emails [i.e. subscribers can send an email with a designated subject line either to subscribe to a mailing list or unsubscribe from a mailing list to a particular email id provided by Oempro

  • Email Address
    Specify the email address which will be bound to the mailing list
  • Subscription Command
    Enter the command to trigger subscription. Example: subscribe, The subscriber will have to use “subscribe” as their subject line without double quotes.
  • Un-Subscription Command
    Enter the command to trigger unsubscription. Example: unsubscribe
    The subscriber will have to use “unsubscribe” as their subject line without double quotes.