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Create call-to-action (CTA) buttons in SendCastle

Call-to-action buttons are traditionally a bit tricky in emails since you are restricted to a subset of HTML and CSS. The by far easiest way to get buttons working in a wide range of email clients...

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Responsive Templates and Repeatables

Previously, responsive templates in SendCastle took some tweaking and a few workarounds. So it's with pleasure that I can say that we now support responsive templates out of the box (media...

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Copyable and Repeatable Blocks

It's been a bit quiet on the SendCastle blog lately, but that's just because of a lack of blogging. Plenty of things have gotten added, tweaked and fixed but just never got blogged about....

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RSS to Email (or Automated Content in SendCastle)

You can now pull RSS Feeds into SendCastle and have it automagically generate the content of your newsletter. If you are a news outlet, have a blog, a website or a web shop, chances are you have an...

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Who did what in your sends

We just pushed an update to SendCastle which give you detailed insight into exactly who did what in a send. There are of course hundreds of other use-cases for this, but an example could be, you...

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Subject line and Unicode symbols

A sun, a star or a telephone in the subject line? We have now made it easier to insert these great symbols. When you edit the subject line of your mail, in the bottom right corner you have a...

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Recipients data and other changes

There's been additions to working with datasources within the dashboard. You can now rename and set the datatype of fields in datasources. At the moment the datatype of any imported field is of...

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SCAPI leeft!

De API van Sendcastle is geopend voor gebruik. Wat is een API? Softwareprogramma's kunnen onderling communiceren met een API. Door de definities die zijn vastgelegd in de SendCastle API...

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Doelgericht communiceren door te segmenteren

Wie zijn lezers meer wil betrekken bij zijn nieuwsbrieven en zodoende de ROI wil verhogen, doet er goed aan om te segmenteren. Hoe groter je lijst is, hoe breder de samenstelling van je publiek....

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All new Sendcastle Editor

We make (small) changes to Sendcastle almost every day, unfortunately the changes don't always make it to the blog here. That said... There has been a complete overhaul to fix a lot of nagging...

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Sponsoring Walk for Life

De Walk for Life wil  jongvolwassenen, van 18 t/m 35 jaar, die met kanker worden geconfronteerd, hoop geven, kracht bieden om hun leven weer op te pakken. Jonge mensen, in de opbouwfase...

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Recent additions

Just a heads up on some visible changes made to the dashboard. If you go to "Your Account", you will now find a button taking you to "account history". On this page you...

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Recent changes

Here's an update on some of the dashboard changes we made in the last few weeks. Online view had an overhaul (it now looks better), shows title of mail, it is no longer shown in an iframe...

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Email verslaat sociale media

In een recente publicatie van McKinsey&Company wordt uitgebreid stilgestaan bij de vraag waarom veel bedrijven nog gebruik maken van e-mail als communicatiemiddel. Het antwoord verrast ons hier...

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Een digitale nieuwsbrief die zeer goed wordt ontvangen.

Marketing op Maat is marketing- en communicatiespecialist in de FMCG, retail- en aanverwante bedrijven. Voor zowel landelijke als regionale merken wordt doelgericht een marketing- en...

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December News

Ahh, December. We have only been open to the public for a couple of short months and our expectations are by far exceeded; we are humbled by the response we are getting! At the moment we are...

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Understand SendCastle in 5 minutes

At the moment we are publishing some how-to movies to explain how to operate SendCastle. The first one lets you grasp SendCastle in 5 minutes. It is in Dutch, a translation will follow...

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Charts and statistics

The charts and statistics have really been in place a while, but they have been cleaned up and we now have an overview that you see as soon as you log into your Sendcastle dashboard. If you...

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Sendcastle changelog

We added a changelog of changes to the system so that this blog does not have to be updated with just minor features or bug fixes. We're rolling out new versions pretty continuously but will...

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Policies

The various policies for Sendcastle were modified slightly in the last few days, no huge changes. You can find the links to all our policies at the bottom of this (and other) page(s).

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New version online

The new version of Sendcastle is now rolled out to all users. There will be a lengthier post on this, and what is new coming later. For now, please report any issues you may run into using either...

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One minute to Twelve

Just deployed the new user-interface to a few of you guys (one minute to midnight on November 1st!). There are some missing features that just needs to be in before it can completely replace the...

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There's a date...

On November first (that is tomorrow!), we will open up for a wider audience beta test of Sendcastle and the new user interface! Stay tuned...

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Sendcastle Version 3

Just a quick update because it looked depressingly empty here. Which is far from the truth as we have been working our cute butts off! First of all: We are aiming for a public launch in the next...

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Goodbye Ninjababble, hi Sendcastle!

(and also hi to spring!) So, the original Ninjababble (as in the domain name) was a pet project of mine since way back and it has its own history which I might share some day. I never really...

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New features

In other news, form builder... A lot has happened to Sendcastle since we (ahem) secretly entered public beta (so not stealthing, but still hiding in the bushes). If you haven't logged in in a...

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Server upgrade/move

Server upgrade on the 21st of March According to statistics things are getting a little bit sluggish, so tomorrow at noon (GMT+1) the front-end will move to bigger servers. This will mean that...

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Been a thought for a few months...

So, finally a blog. It will probably mostly be used for announcements. :-) Welcome.

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