Key Features For Free Email…
Upgrade to Organization Email
Every ticket event comes with free email integrated into your dashboard, but RunSignup also takes free email a step further. Create your own Organization Email to build a year-round email strategy that automatically provides access to attendee and donor lists from all your events. Organization email is perfect for newsletters, event launch announcements, and cross-selling your events. Learn more about Organization Email!
A Better Email Strategy
With fully customizable templates, you can stock your emails with fun and engaging photos that would make anyone scared to miss out on the fun.
Encourage immediate action with prominent, easy-to-add action buttons for everything from registration to donating to participant self-management.
Create a Connection
Personalize your emails with standard data replacement tags (like name) and custom tags that speak to their history with your race (like number of years participating or total donations in the last 5 years).
Email Capture Popup
Grow your email marketing lists for free with a customizable email capture popup that allows potential participants to sign up to receive your event emails, newsletters, and more.
Utilize built-in statistics and reporting to better understand the performance of your emails – and improve your email strategy.
Automate Your Emails…
Save time while ensuring your emails always go out when you want them to with automated emails. Whether it’s a notification about a price increase or regular reminders about your referral program, automated email lets you set it and forget it.
McGuire’s St. Patrick’s Day Prediction 5K Run is the largest 5K Prediction Run in America. Held on the weekend of St. Patrick’s Day, the event is more than just a race – it’s a full-fledged party with live entertainment, Irish Fare, Irish Wakes, and beer. This year, they let us follow along on their email marketing campaign – and share the results – to help the event industry better understand the impact of email marketing.
The Latest Blogs on Free Email…
As we transition to Email V2, and try to maintain our free email service, we are announcing the end of Private Labeling for all emails from RunSignup. This means we are ending the ability to private label that we had introduced in 2016….Read More
We are beginning to roll out Automated Emails to the next generation email system. Today, we have Price Increase and Incomplete Registration emails ready to set up. Over the coming several weeks, we will add the remaining automated emails – Registration Followup…Read More
We are in the process of rolling out a new Unsubscribe process for our email marketing system to reduce unintentional unsubscribes by your email recipients. Rather than the unsubscribe link within each email taking the action directly, it now sends the recipient…Read More
There is a new component for Email V2 that allows you to feature a set of images in a group. You can choose the number of images in a row, add hyperlinks, and a heading. This is perfect for featuring your sponsors…Read More
Following up on our recent introduction of Deduplication Options for Email v2, we wanted to go behind the scenes to explain how our email delivery system is being further optimized. Enterprise level email delivery is much harder than it may appear. Like many things…Read More
There are now 3 deduplication options for Email V2: You can select your preferred deduplication option on the Recipients page where you select Email Recipient lists to receive an email. We will walk through each deduplication option in more detail. Email, Name,…Read More
Email V2 stats now show in RaceInsights Analytics. This gives you even more insight into how your emails drive website views, registration numbers, and revenue. RunSignup email is free and you can send unlimited emails. However, it’s important to balance frequency and…Read More
There is now an option to disable the header in RunSignup’s Email V2. While we recommend including the default Sign Up button in your marketing communications, your event may not want a heading for emails to registrants regarding event communications, like a…Read More
There are now fundraiser email replacement tags for Email V2. Using these dynamic replacement tags with the Email V2 fundraiser recipient list gives your peer to peer fundraising event more power to automate and customize communications with your fundraisers. We make it…Read More
If you have a race that looks like it may be in the path of Hurricane Ian, below are some tips for managing your event in a questionable weather situation. But even if you’re not in Ian’s path – or likely to see…Read More
You can now send and schedule emails to your fundraisers from Email V2. This enables your peer to peer fundraising event to easily communicate with fundraisers throughout the fundraising period. If your event offers peer to peer fundraising teams, you will be…Read More
Email Marketing is the most valuable marketing channel for events, and RunSignup makes it easy to send unlimited emails with free and integrated Email Marketing. This blog walks through 5 of the emails your event should send – and the postponement/cancellation email…Read More