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Category: Amazon Simple Email Service (SES)

Strategies for list management with Amazon Pinpoint and Amazon Simple Email Service

Managing customer lists is a large part of any outbound customer communication program. From customer acquisition to ongoing engagement, locating the best sources for subscribers and respecting their contact preferences is key to maintaining healthy customer lists. This article will discuss recommendations for list building using Amazon Pinpoint and Amazon Simple Email Service (SES). We […]

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How Amazon Simple Email Service supported the growth of email in 2020

Over the last 12 months, organizations of all types have increasingly needed to stay connected to their customers. With the move to virtual interactions accelerating across industries, email has remained a trusted channel for customer communications. Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) has seen record outbound email traffic in 2020, supporting critical customer communications during COVID […]

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Auto-reply to incoming emails using Amazon Simple Email Service (SES)

Both Amazon Pinpoint and Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) are known for their ability to send out transactional and promotional emails at scale and with ease. However, both are often not set up to receive email replies. Owners often assume that the “no-reply” addresses they are using do not require much consideration. This means that if […]

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Analyze and improve email campaigns with Amazon Simple Email Service and Amazon QuickSight

Email is a popular channel for applications, used in both marketing campaigns and other outbound customer communications. The challenge with email is that it can become increasingly complex to manage for companies that must send large quantities of messages per month. This complexity is especially true when companies need to measure detailed email engagement metrics […]

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New account review process in the AWS Support Center for Amazon SES and Amazon Pinpoint

Note: This post was written by Dustin Taylor, an AWS Technical Program Manager for Amazon Pinpoint. Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) and Amazon Pinpoint have processes and systems in place to help protect AWS customers from issues that could damage their reputations as email senders. These systems alert customers about sending issues as early as […]

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The value of using an Email Service Provider (ESP) for end customer communications

In the world of pervasive consumer chat and messaging applications, email has retained its place as a ubiquitous channel for end customer communications. The Radicati Group reports that email usage will continue to grow from an estimate of 3.9 billion users in 2019 to 4.4 billion in 2023.1 Email is a welcome (and preferred) conduit for […]

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Visit the AWS Digital User Engagement team at AWS re:Invent 2019

AWS re:Invent 2019 is less than 50 days away, and that means it’s time to start planning your agenda. The Digital User Engagement team is hosting several builders sessions, chalk talks, and workshops this year. Come join us and learn more about using Amazon Pinpoint and Amazon SES to engage with and delight your customers. […]

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Forward Incoming Email to an External Destination

Note: This post was written by Vesselin Tzvetkov, an AWS Senior Security Architect, and by Rostislav Markov, an AWS Senior Engagement Manager. Amazon SES has included support for incoming email for several years now. However, some customers have told us that they need a solution for forwarding inbound emails to domains that aren’t managed by […]

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Learn About Amazon Pinpoint at Upcoming Events Around the World

Connect with the AWS Customer Engagement team at events around the world to learn how our technology can to help you better engage with your customers. Get demos on recent feature releases, discover how you can use Amazon Pinpoint for your specific use case, and attend informative sessions to hear how companies around the world […]

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The Amazon SES Blog is now the AWS Messaging and Targeting Blog

Regular visitors to this blog may have noticed that its name has changed from the Amazon SES Blog to the AWS Messaging and Targeting Blog. The Amazon SES team has been working closely with the Amazon Pinpoint team in recent months, so we decided to create a single source of information for both products. If […]

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