The first step to sending email within MobileCause is to connect your Constant Contact account to your MobileCause Account. For more about the entire process of sending email in MobileCause, click here.
If you need a Constant Contact account, you can sign up now for a free 60-day trial.
To connect your Constant Contact account to your MobileCause account, you can set it in the Integrations category of your Account Settings:
- Click on Settings (the Gear icon)
- Click on the Integrations category on the left, then the Email Marketing section in the middle.
- Once in Email Marketing, click on the Link Account link to start the integration.
You will need to then log into your Constant Contact account.
Then you need to click Allow to link the two systems. When you do this, MobileCause will have access to your Constant Contact account to sync your contacts, to send email designed and reported in MobileCause while using the powerful email engine in Constant Contact.
At this point you will want to check your email for a message from firstname.lastname@example.org to Verify your email address. Click the Verify this email button.If you do not verify the email address from the Constant Contact email, you will not be able to actually send messages through the MobileCause Email Design Studio and Constant Contact.
In MobileCause, you should be taken to the Sync page with a notice that the account is linked.
You can click Sync Settings to do an initial sync of your Constant Contact contacts to MobileCause, bringing in your email lists. For more on the sync options, click here.
If you wish to sync your contacts later, you can do so from Settings > Email Processors > Sync Settings.