How-to: HTML Newsletters With Ezmlm-idx

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Purpose

To send HTML formatted email newsletters to ezmlm-idx email lists. This How-To assumes your email server is properly configured and working, you have ftp access, an you have root access. This does not address the issues of when an HTML newsletter is appropriate or how to properly layout, style, and link the newsletter.

Steps

  1. Create and save your HTML newsletter
  2. Upload the HTML file to your server.
  3. Merge the HTML file with the email template
  4. Mail the newsletter to the test list.
    • sendmail -t < filename
  5. Mail the newsletter to the main list