CONTROL PANEL AND DASHBOARD OPTIONS
Welcome to Email Playground.
This system is designed to allow you to quickly and easily manage your subscribers, create new segments, build email campaigns and deploy them quickly and efficiently. In addition to many of the tools and features you may be use to, the platform also includes some exciting new features.
This guide is intended to get you up and running quickly and to provide a helpful guide for using the platform.
Once logged in, you’ll find yourself at the Control Panel. This view provides easy access to the myriad of features available to you. Features that can be found within this view include:
a) Dashboard Widgets - These widgets provide a quick view of your recently sent and scheduled emails.
Recent Mailings - Shows previously sent mailings. This module is configurable by hovering over the Recent Mailings headline and clicking the Gear icon. Each user can configure the widget for their own custom view into the data. The configurable options include:
Date Range, Select Columns to Show, View Mailings Sent By, and Sorting Order.
Hover over a mailing to see the Title, Subject and Send Date and Time. Clicking the mailing name will take you directly to the Single Mailing Report for that mailing.
Schedule Mailings - This widget shows the mailings scheduled for deployment at a future date. The widget can be configures to show the logged in users mailings or everyone assigned to their group in addition to defining if the mailings should be sorted in ascending or descending order.
b) Quick access icons - These provide direct access to the main features available to you through this platform.
Create a New Email - Select from published templates to create a new email campaign
View Saved Emails - Find your previously saved emails in this view
Manage Contact Lists - View your subscription lists and contact lists
Manage Suppression Lists - Create and manage your mailing specific suppression lists
Query Builder - Create new segments by adding criteria to dynamically updated queries
Template Manager - Manage your default and custom templates
Automated Programs - Customize and activate best practice automations
Trend Reports - View engagement metrics across multiple mailings
Manage Gallery - Upload and manage your image assets