Atlanta, GA (PRWEB)

March 9, 2010

MailChimp today announced its inclusion in the Google Apps Marketplace™, Google’s new online storefront for Google Apps™ products and services. Users can automatically log into MailChimp from Google Apps using OpenID-powered single sign-on, creating a seamless, integrated user experience. For organizations using Google Apps, adding MailChimp provides an easy way to collaborate and share ideas for email campaigns.

“Our mission is to empower companies of all sizes with enterprise-level email marketing features without the typical enterprise-level costs,” says Ben Chestnut, MailChimp’s CEO. “We’re excited to provide more than 2 million businesses on Google Apps with easy access to MailChimp’s robust functionality.”

“We are very happy to have MailChimp in the Google Apps Marketplace,” adds Scott McMullan, Google Apps Partner Lead for Google Enterprise. “Through the Google Apps Marketplace, software vendors like MailChimp are helping us build a rich ecosystem of integrated apps that work seamlessly with Google Apps, allowing IT administrators to leverage the benefits of cloud computing and extend Google Apps to meet more of their business needs. We are excited to make email marketing easier for the millions of Google Apps users who have embraced the cloud.”

MailChimp makes it easy to send email newsletters, manage subscriber lists, and track campaign performance by transforming professional marketing tools into an application that’s accessible to anyone. Users can extend MailChimp with powerful integrations including Google Analytics, Google Contacts, Google Docs, Android, Twitter, Eventbrite, and WordPress. To learn more, visit mailchimp.com.

The Google Apps Marketplace makes it easy for more than 2 million Google Apps customers to discover, purchase and deploy integrated business applications and related professional services. By integrating with user account and application data stored in Google Apps, these cloud applications provide a simpler user experience, increase business efficiency, and reduce administrative overhead. To learn more, visit google.com/appsmarketplace.

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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.

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