Integrating with MailChimp
This document aims to guide you on 'how to integrate QuickEmailVerification account with MailChimp'. Using this integration, you can clean bad emails out from your MailChimp subscriber list, resulting in an increased deliverability.
All you need to get started is,
- An account with QuickEmailVerification
- Your MailChimp account credentials
If you haven't already registered with QuickEmailVerification, go to Sign Up and do it right now. Once you sign up, you can enjoy 100 email address verification absolutely free on daily basis!
You can start the integration process, once you are ready with QuickEmailVerification and MailChimp accounts.
Connect with MailChimp
To start with this integration, sign into your QuickEmailVerification account. You'll see Upload Email List button on the next screen.
Now you will notice two tabs on the next screen,
- Upload From Computer
- Import From ESP
Since we are going to integrate with MailChimp, select Import From ESP. You'll see a list of different ESPs: select Import From MailChimp.
Now you've entered MailChimp platform. The log-in screen will ask you to fill in your MailChimp account credentials.
Your privacy is very important to us. Your MailChimp credentials are used only to communicate with your MailChimp account. These credentials are not stored anywhere by QuickEmailVerification.
Import Subscriber List from MailChimp
After successful login to MailChimp account, you'll see a screen containing subscriber list in a drop-down menu. You can select subscriber list which you want to verify and click Import.
Once the Import button is clicked, the list will be downloaded into your QuickEmailVerification account and is ready to be cleaned. Click on the Start button to start the verification process.
The time taken for the verification process depends upon the size of your subscriber list.
Once the verification is started, you can safely log out of the site or carry on with other activities. Logging out will not interrupt the verification process.
Update MailChimp Subscriber List
When your subscriber list is fully verified, you will receive an email stating your subscriber list is cleaned. With this, the list is ready for the next step.
In your QuickEmailVerification account, along with verification result summary, you'll notice Download button next to the cleaned list. Click on Download.
You will see a modal box with different options. Select Update MailChimp List option from modal box.
Note that we are entering in a step which is very important. At this stage, you will decide which email addresses may be removed from your MailChimp list.
On the screen, you'll see these checkboxes are selected by default : Invalid, Unknown, Role, Disposable and Accept All. You can adjust this selection as per your requirement but we recommend to keep default selection (which is designed to achieve you better deliverability) as it is.
Be careful, email addresses grouped under checkbox that is checked, will be unsubscribed from the subscriber list. Unsubscribed email addresses will no longer receive campaign emails from your MailChimp account.
Click on Update. It will ask for final confirmation, so click Yes Proceed and confirm your action.
The process will take upto a few minutes to update subscriber list. Once it's completed, you will receive an email on your registered email.
In these simple steps, you have just completed the cleaning of your MailChimp subscriber list! Better email data quality will help you achieve better inbox placement and improve overall deliverability of your campaign.
In the unlikely event of facing any difficulty towards this integration, feel free to write to us at email@example.com. We will be right there to help you! Happy campaigning!