New Release – Interspire v7.0.0

Product Announcement

We are delighted to announce that Interspire Email Marketer has now been upgraded to support PHP 8.0 and 8.1. You can now benefit from the latest features of the popular scripting language while enjoying the same level of performance and reliability that you have come to expect from Interspire Email Marketer. If you have an … Read more

The Difference Between Marketing and Transactional Emails and Why You Need Both

Transactional Vs. Marketing Emails

If you have ever plunged into setting up email campaigns for your business, you probably met a solid recommendation from email infrastructure experts for splitting your transactional and marketing letters. We also consider it to be the only proper approach. This article will explain the difference between transactional and marketing emails and why they are … Read more

How to Display Email Newsletters on Your Website

How to Display Newsletters on Website

Why Display a Newsletter Archive in the First Place Displaying a newsletter archive on your website can expand your client reach, encourage website visitors to sign up for your emails, and allow both new subscribers and non-subscribers access to your previously published content. Designating a section of your website to a newsletter archive can also … Read more

Security Bulletin. Vulnerability found in Email Marketer v6.0.0 through v6.5.1

Security Bulletin

Interspire Email Marketer version 6.0.0 up to and including 6.5.1 allows SQL injection in the Surveys module. If the survey id exists, an unauthenticated attacker could exploit this to extract potentially sensitive information from the database. We recommend that all users of Email Marketer immediately take one of the following corrective actions. If you are … Read more

How to Choose Virtual Private Server Hosting for Email

Virtual Private Server Providers for Email

In the previous installment of this series we discussed the components that are needed to run a self-hosted email marketing platform. In this article we will go over some of the criteria to consider when researching a provider to self-host an email marketing automation software and explore some possible providers. Types of Hosting The providers’ … Read more

Security Bulletin. Vulnerability found in Email Marketer v6.0.0 through v6.5.0

Security Bulletin

Interspire Email Marketer version 6.0.0 to 6.5.0 that have the Surveys addon enabled allows arbitrary file upload via surveys_submit.php “create survey and submit survey” operation, which can cause a .php file to be accessible under a /admin/temp/surveys/ URI. We recommend that all users of Email Marketer immediately take one of the following corrective actions. If … Read more

What are the Components Needed to Self-Host an Email Marketing Automation Platform

What are the Components Needed to Self-Host an Email Marketing Automation Platform

If you have determined that a self-hosted solution might be a good fit for your needs, what are the components needed to successfully run a self-hosted marketing automation platform? The four main components are: the software, a server, an SMTP provider, and a mailbox to collect the bounces.  Self-hosting is not complicated. Let’s go over … Read more

Pricing update – September 2022

Pricing Update

We are reintroducing the per-user license pricing on September 1, 2022 for all new clients or clients whose support contract has lapsed and who wish to upgrade to the current version. New or upgraded Interspire E-mail Marketer purchases will include five (5) users. Additional user licenses can be purchased separately. Existing clients can continue to … Read more

How to Import Email Templates into Interspire

How to Import Email Templates into Interspire

Interspire Email Marketer has a collection of built-in email templates that can be used for your email campaigns. However, Interspire Email Marketer is a flexible enough system that if you already have email templates or use email editors such as DragIt or Bee, it is easy to integrate those templates into your campaigns. Here is … Read more

Email List Management Best Practices

Email List Management Best Practices

Email list management is one of the most important aspects for successful email marketing. Learn what list management is, why it is important, its benefits, and the best practices to maintain a healthy email list. What is Email List Management Email list management is the process of maintaining your contact list healthy, clean, and accurate. … Read more