HTML Email Best Practice Recommendations

Not all email clients process HTML the same way. In order to be certain that your emails will be displayed as intended in as many email clients as possible, we recommend that you follow these best practice recommendations: In order to have the entire width of an email display on all devices, the email template should be […]

Personalize Email Subject Lines

Personalization is a key component to effective email marketing. With ClickDimensions you can personalize not only the body of your emails but also the subject lines of your emails. You do this simply by adding our personalization fields to the subject of your email template. Let’s look at the specific steps involved: [tab name=”CRM 2013/2015/2016″] […]

Managing Subscription List Opt-Ins with a Workflow

<< Manage Subscription Opt-Ins Introduction Subscription Records >>   Opt-outs are handled by the creation of an Unsubscribe record and a Subscription Preferences record. Once you have created your Subscription Lists and Subscription Management Page you’ll need to set up how the people who opt-in to lists get on the right Marketing List. There are […]

Send a ClickDimensions Email via a CRM Workflow

There may come a time when you want to create an automated process based on a ClickDimensions entity. Our Form Actions, Nurture Programs, and Campaign Automations have helped make this process easier, but sometimes you may want something a bit more specific. In this article, we will create a CRM Workflow that will send a ClickDimensions […]

Update Marketing List Workflow Assembly

Use the Update Marketing List workflow assembly feature in the CRM workflows in order to add someone to a static marketing list or remove someone from a static marketing list. This can be very useful when trying to add someone to a Nurture Program or Campaign Automation automatically when some action occurs, such as the submission […]

Protecting your Form Builder Form from Spam

You can always use the CAPTCHA to protect your form from spam, but now ClickDimensions automatically adds another layer of security to all form submissions with your Form Builder. ClickDimensions has added some code which will create an empty hidden Form Field on your form. Humans won’t notice it, but bots will. When bots try […]

Track Your Online Ads

If you use paid search then you most likely have a number of different campaigns running across a number of different providers. You might use Google AdWords, Microsoft AdCenter, LinkedIn, Facebook, private blogs, etc. With each one of these ad platforms you can login to their respective dashboards and see how many clicks they have […]

Track Links to Files and External Websites

Most web tracking users know that you can track all the clicks on pages on the site running the web tracking technology. This is because each web page contains JavaScript that is run when each page is refreshed. However, with ClickDimensions, our JavaScript is smart enough to detect clicks on links to files on your […]

Common Email Display Issues in Outlook

ClickDimensions’ Email Editors allow users a great deal of control over the styling of their emails, but sometimes the email may not be consistent with that initial design once the customer receives it in their inbox. Different email clients all render HTML a bit differently, which can make consistent results a bit difficult to achieve. […]

Embedding ClickDimensions Forms or Tracking Script in Your Website’s CMS

If you are using a content management system (CMS) to build your website (like SharePoint, ADX, WordPress, Kentico, Joomla, Drupal, Sitecore, Radiant, or ExpressionEngine, among many others), you may have a question about how to embed a ClickDimensions form into a page using your CMS system, or how to add the ClickDimensions tracking script to […]