Upgrade 11 April 2018 - Record your contacts' consent with ConsentInsight

dotmailer's scheduled maintenance and upgrade for 11 April 2018 includes the following changes:

ConsentInsight is here

With the GDPR coming in at the end of May, being able to record and demonstrate contacts' consent to receive your marketing communications is going to be extremely important. Ahead of this, we've introduced changes within the platform that make use of our new ConsentInsight to ensure you're compliant.

Your contacts' consent information will get stored against them as ConsentInsight - a free Insight data collection (and it doesn't count towards your data storage limit), enabling you to demonstrate exactly what your contacts have consented to.

You can:

Read more about keeping track of contacts' consent in our blog.

New verified double opt-in settings

We've added a new section called 'Regulatory settings' under account settings where you can manage your verified double opt-in settings - one of which now allows you to enforce double opt-in for all signups, including bulk uploads.

'Pending contacts' tab

You can now view and delete contacts who haven't yet clicked the link in a confirmation email for verified double opt-in - and thus are in a pending state - by going to Contacts > Suppressed contacts > Pending contacts.

Other enhancements

  • We've made over 20 bug fixes and performance improvements
View the dotmailer roadmap to see what we're currently working on, and what's coming up »
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