AWS Messaging & Targeting Blog

Analyzing Amazon SES event data with AWS Analytics Services

In this post, we will walk through using AWS Services, such as, Amazon Kinesis Firehose, Amazon Athena and Amazon QuickSight to monitor Amazon SES email sending events with the granularity and level of detail required to get insights from your customers engage with the emails you send. Nowadays, email Marketers rely on internal applications to […]

Using one-click unsubscribe with Amazon SES

Gmail and Yahoo have announced new requirements for bulk senders that take effect in February 2024. The requirements aim to reduce delivery of malicious or unwanted email to the users of these mailbox providers. We recommend that Amazon SES senders who operate outside of the SES sandbox assume these bulk sender requirements apply to them. […]

How to Build a Compliant SMS Opt-In Process With Amazon Pinpoint

SMS messaging is a great way to stay in touch with your customers and send them timely, relevant messages. However, it’s always required to get their permission before you start sending them texts. This is known as opting in. There are a few different ways to opt-in users to your SMS program. One common method […]

An Overview of Bulk Sender Changes at Yahoo/Gmail

In a move to safeguard user inboxes, Gmail and Yahoo Mail announced a new set of requirements for senders effective from February 2024. Let’s delve into the specifics and what Amazon Simple Email Service (Amazon SES) customers need to do to comply with these requirements. What are the new email sender requirements? The new requirements include long-standing best practices […]

How to Migrate Your SMS Program to Amazon Pinpoint

How to Migrate Your SMS Program to Amazon Pinpoint In the fast-paced realm of communication, where every second counts and attention spans are shorter than ever, the choice of channels that you use to deliver your message to your recipients is critical. While we often find ourselves swept away by the allure of flashy social […]

Building a generative AI marketing portal on AWS

Introduction In the preceding entries of this series, we examined the transformative impact of Generative AI on marketing strategies in “Building Generative AI into Marketing Strategies: A Primer” and delved into the intricacies of Prompt Engineering to enhance the creation of marketing content with services such as Amazon Bedrock in “From Prompt Engineering to Auto […]

Build Better Engagement Using the AWS Community Engagement Flywheel: Part 2 of 3

Introduction Part 2 of 3: From Cohorts to Campaigns Businesses are constantly looking for better ways to engage with customer communities, but it’s hard to do when profile data is limited to user-completed form input or messaging campaign interaction metrics. Neither of these data sources tell a business much about their customer’s interests or preferences […]

Build Better Engagement using the AWS Community Engagement Flywheel: Part 1 of 3

Introduction Part 1 of 3: Extending the Cohort Modeler Businesses are constantly looking for better ways to engage with customer communities, but it’s hard to do when profile data is limited to user-completed form input or messaging campaign interaction metrics. Neither of these data sources tell a business much about their customer’s interests or preferences […]

Simplify your SMS setup with the new Amazon Pinpoint SMS console

Amazon Pinpoint is a multichannel communication service that helps application developers engage their customers through communication channels such as SMS or text messaging, email, mobile push, voice, and in-app messaging. Amazon Pinpoint SMS provides the global scale, resiliency, and flexibility required to deliver SMS and voice messaging in web, mobile, or business applications. SMS messaging […]

Automate marketing campaigns with real-time customer data using Amazon Pinpoint

Amazon Pinpoint offers marketers and developers one customizable tool to deliver customer communications across channels, segments, and campaigns at scale. Amazon Pinpoint makes it easy to run targeted campaigns and drive customer communications across different channels: email, SMS, push notifications, in-app messaging, or custom channels. Amazon Pinpoint campaigns enables you define which users to target, determine […]