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Send mass mailings using templates

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Campaigns with Dynamics CRM are a great way to communicate with your customers and leads, but for some reason, Microsoft left out the option of sending campaign emails using email templates. There is, as always, a workaround for this. You can send the email template via an on demand workflow against a list of contacts.

First of all create your email template for the entity you would like to send the email to. In this case, I am going to use the Contact entity.


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Written by neilmcd

Aug 2, 2010 at 3:13 pm

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Free CRM 4 HTML Email Campaigns

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Dynamics CRM 4 does not come with the ability to compose HTML emails. This limits what can be done via marketing campaigns and email templates. There are companies who have created various addons and accelerators for this. Most give marketing stats and pretty graphs, but they are very expensive and do more than you need in many cases.

If you are looking to just send out a HTML email and do not care about click through rates etc then this free option should help. You’ll need a HTML editor and a web site where you can host a web page and some images.

First of all, you need to create your HTML email in you HTML editor.


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Written by neilmcd

Jul 26, 2010 at 3:41 pm

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