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I think I need a mass e-mailing program

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by David_G17, Jan 25, 2005.

  1. David_G17

    David_G17 /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/

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    I work for a marketing company, and one of our clients is the chamber of commerce for a nearby city. On their website, people can request more information about the city. It will soon be my responsibility to send the same HTML e-mail to about 20 people per day. I can't just cc it, b/c the other e-mail addresses need to remain private. Right now, the company's procedure is to manually send each e-mail.

    anyone know of any program that would help me?
    OS: win xp pro.

    Thanks for any ideas. I may just use a macro, if nothing else can work. :(
     
  2. grantglock

    grantglock /dev/null

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    I know if you use Outlook Express and you put the names in the BCC field they wont show up to others who get the mail.
     

  3. NetNinja

    NetNinja Always Faithful

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    I know if you use Outlook Express you should be beaten. ;)

    DON'T USE IT!

    Friends don't let friends use Outlook Express.
     
  4. IHR

    IHR Appaloosa Rider

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    I found a program called bmail.exe and use it to do basically the same thing. PM me if you want more info. I simply wrote a python script around it, and it does exactly what I want/need of it.
     
  5. HerrGlock

    HerrGlock Scouts Out CLM

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    Look at listserv software. Put it on your site and let people sign up for themselves and then you (the admin) can send a mail that will only to to those who signed up.

    mailman is what I use on a handful of sites and it handles a 30 person list about as easily as it handles the 60,000 person list.

    DanH
     
  6. modgun

    modgun CLM

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    If it is only that few people, just BCC it in Outlook.
    blind carbon copy
     
  7. bobby_w

    bobby_w Alienigena Platinum Member

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    bcc: like most of the other posters have said.

    All e-mail programs have this feature.