The free version of MailChimp allows you to set up a single “welcome” email, which you can use as an autoresponder when somebody signs up for your email squeeze page offer.It’s not possible to send an attachment, but you CAN include a link to a downloadable file, such as a PDF cheat sheet.To create an autoresponder follow these five steps.
Step 1. – Sign up for a free MailChimp accountStep 2. – Click on “Create a Campaign” button and select “Email”Step 3. – Select “Automated” from the popup menuStep 4. – Select the “Welcome” message optionStep 5. – Design your campaign and welcome emailDon’t forget to send yourself a “Test Email” on the final screen page to make sure everything is working.The following articles offer a more detailed guide on how to create your autoresponder.How to Setup Free MailChimp AutoRespondersHow to embed a link to a download PDF file in MailChimp
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