Atlanta, GA (PRWEB)

September 25, 2007

Starting today Authorize.net customers can take advantage of a special offer for email marketing services at MailChimp.com. Authorize.net’s eCommerce customers are looking for cost-effective tools to improve their marketing programs. As a leader in email marketing, MailChimp is well positioned to help Authorize.net customers create successful email campaigns.

Through this new partnership, Authorize.net’s 150,000 eCommerce customers worldwide can take advantage of a special trial with $60 in free MailChimp.com services. With MailChimp’s Inbox Inspector, Authorize.net customers can see in one click how an email will display in the sixteen most popular email readers and any potential issues with spam filters.

Authorize.net customers can be confident their email messages are delivered. MailChimp uses state-of-the-art technology from Port25 for email transmission and actively manages compliance with industry best practices to ensure MailChimp emails are delivered in the inbox.

MailChimp provides extensive resources to help new customers get started. Downloaded over 250,000 times, the Free Email Marketing Guide from MailChimp provides step-by-step instructions for creating and sending a successful email campaign. Drawing from over six years sending emails, MailChimp has captured “Stupid HTML Email Design Mistakes” in a helpful guide. Two other popular studies are “Subject Line Comparison Study – 43 Million Subject Lines Compared” and “Small Business Email Marketing Benchmarks” which provides email open rate statistics by industry.

Authorize.net customers can join the weekly “Getting Started” webinar for a walk through of MailChimp and the three easy steps for creating, sending and tracking their first email campaign.

About MailChimp

MailChimp supports more than 3 million subscribers worldwide, sending 3 billion emails per month. The MailChimp platform improves the user experience by providing seamless, yet powerful email marketing and publishing features that are easy and affordable enough for a small business to get started, but powerful enough for a large company looking for an enterprise level solution. MailChimp’s platform provides an open API used by more than 250,000 subscribers. MailChimp integrates with many third party applications including Facebook, Twitter, Eventbrite, SurveyGizmo, Salesforce, WordPress, Magento, Joomla, Drupal and Google Analytics. And best of all, prices start at free.