Getting started — Introduction

Welcome to our marketing automation platform, it's great to have you on board!


Dotdigital enables you to manage all of your contacts' data and send out personalised, great-looking content with top quality analytics and reporting, as well as automate your communications with our program builder.

And there's lots more besides.

Getting to know Dotdigital

When logging in for the very first time, you're greeted by a multi-step guide that aims to transform you into an omnichannel marketing expert. By signing up, you’ve already completed the first task!
Of course, these are just suggestions. It's totally your choice whether you follow these tasks, or if you prefer to find your own way around the platform.

You can start to explore using the main navigation bar running along the left side of the dashboard.


Each of these platform areas then has additional navigation along the top of the application window.

And of course, wherever you might be in the process, there's always the Help button located in the top-right corner of the screen to assist you.


Our Getting started guides we walk you through the essentials of:

Plus there are guides explaining our email reporting tools:

Let’s first look at adding some contacts and sending a very simple campaign; but if you want to do something more complicated, don't worry, you’re welcome to explore our Help Centre for all of your automated marketing needs.

Next steps

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