Passing Referral Codes to MailChimp

RunSignUp Referral Rewards Program is one of the best ways to increase viral participation. You can reward participants to promote your race by offering them partial or full refunds when they get X number of their friends to sign up for your race. Now we make it simple for races that use our MailChimp integration... Continue Reading →

Improved Email Subscriber Scrubbing

We have improved the scrubbing of email lists that might be shared between races and partners. There is a new partner level tool to download email lists under Email Marketing -> Manage Lists: When you download, all unsubscribed email addresses are scrubbed from the download. So you can import these into another race or partner... Continue Reading →

Mailchimp Integration

We have released an integration with MailChimp that automatically puts participant information into specific MailChimp lists as they sign up or are bulk imported to your race. This makes it simple for race directors who prefer to use MailChimp in addition to RunSignUp's free email service to maintain accurate and current mailing lists. To set... Continue Reading →

Fundraiser Email Updates

Now, when a fundraiser sends an email through their fundraising center, they can select specific contacts from the fundraising list. Before, a fundraiser needed to select all contacts on their list.¬†Here is an example of the selection option in the fundraising center: We also added the option for fundraisers to save draft emails. During the... Continue Reading →

Email Trends

With the recent release of RaceInsights, we are giving customers in depth insight into how your marketing efforts are being received. But how is your race doing compared with others? What can you learn from others? In February, we will be releasing the Second Edition of our Race Trends analysis at Running USA that looks... Continue Reading →

Why Races Use RunSignUp Email

With such great, well established email vendors like Mailchimp and Constant Contact available, why are more and more races turning to the RunSignUp Email system? Free Our email system is free. Constant Contact costs $500 per year for up to 2,500 contacts¬†and MailChimp costs $300+ per year for up to 2,500 contacts. They include some... Continue Reading →

Email Analytics for Registrations

We have expanded our RunSignUp Analytics Platform to show registrations tied to each email. This will show you in detail how each email you send, and each automated email that is sent (price increases and incomplete registrations for example) performs. This type of analysis will be extended over the coming months to also include transaction... Continue Reading →

Test Notification Emails

We have added the ability to send a test Notification Email. When you click on each Notification email, at the bottom of the edit page you will see this (if at least one recipient is enabled):

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