How do I test my message?

You can see a preview of your messages or send yourself a test version. This is a great way to make sure your messages look exactly how you want them before they get sent out to your list.

Please Note: Upon verifying your email you will have no limitations when sending test messages to that verified email.

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Step by Step Instructions

  1. When editing a message, at the top right corner of the editor, click "Preview & Test".

    Click Preview & Test

  2. This will take you to the "Preview & Test" page. You can check out your message's appearance on this page. To send a test version of your message, enter your email address into the "Email Address" field on the right-hand side of the page.

    Enter your test email address in the Email Address field

    Below the "Email Address" field, you will see the "Personalize" section. You can add any personalization fields that you're using (for instance, if you're using the "First Name" personalization), including any custom fields.

    Add any personalizations to the Personalize section

    Then, click the "Send Test Message" button to send yourself a test copy of the message.

    Click Send Test Message to send the test

  3. To test a draft that you've already saved, select "Send a Test" from the options under the subject line.

    Click Send a Test underneath the subject line of the draft

  4. In the window that pops over the page, enter your email address in the first field.

    Enter your email address in the window that pops over the page

    If you're using a personalization, click the "Personalize" button. Then, fill out any personalization fields that you are using (such as name or any other of your list's custom fields). Next, click "Send Test" to send a test copy to yourself.

    Click Personalize to add any personalizations

That's it! You'll now receive a test message to your email you can view to make sure your content is displayed how you would like.

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