Transcript of "Mail merges using gmail and google drive.ppt"
Mail Merges Facebook shares Magazine articles Newspaper articles Re-Tweets + ups in Google+With Gmail, Google Drive & Scripts
Why Gmail? ●Gmail surpassed Hotmail as the most used email system in the world. ●Gmail Users 423 million (June 2012) ●Reliable, secure ●2 stage authentication ●Cloud always available ●Not tied to your desktopImage attribution Google
As reported by GigaOm Oct. 31, 2012 Click for article
Advantages of Gmail Merge ●Free, immediate, personalized email to defined list ●Add name, details of contact, as recorded in your database spreadsheet ●Avoid mass mailing list or self-mailing w/ BCC list
Ingredients ●Gmail account ●Google Drive Account ●Spreadsheet with data properly organized ●Separate cells for each bit of discrete information ●Multi-tabbed browser
Set Up Your Mail Message ●Format your email message ●Insert merge fields as needed to format the message ●Merge fields are set apart with <<email>> for example.Image derived from jimbo05784s Photobucket