At Zoho Campaigns, you can link your favorite videos from YouTube and Vimeo.com in the form of thumbnail image in your email campaigns. This linking is enhanced by media based merge tags which provide a simple way to add videos in your email campaign.
A video based email campaign is a two-step process of creating video media tags and then the usual procedure to create an email campaign. Let us take a walk through on how to create a video based email campaign.
To add YouTube or Vimeo video in your email campaign, you need to create Media Tags for the video which is then followed by the email campaign creation.
To create video tags,
Your Video Tag is created to be added in your email campaign.
|Campaign Name||To identify the email for your future purpose.|
|Campaign Subject||A suitable subject line which relates to your Campaign.|
|Sender’s Name||You can either mention your name or your organization’s name.|
|Sender’s email address||You’ve to specify your business email address. (By default, it’ll reflect the email address related to your Zoho Campaigns account).|
|Reply to Address||The purpose of this email is to receive any reply from subscribers. This can be same to that of sender’s email address.|
In this step, you would add the video merge (media) tags in your content of your email by choosing your email type and content option.
1. In Choose Recipients page, select the mailings list(s).
2. If you’ve not created any list, nothing to worry, you’ll be asked to create one. Learn more on How to import Contacts?
Before you send your campaign, it undergoes the process of review where one of our moderators checks the content, subject line and mailing list and verifies the anti-spam compliance.
In the Delivery options page, we’ve three different options to send a campaign: