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Learn Mailchimp in Melbourne (Essentials)
Want to learn how to create and send effective marketing using Mailchimp?
*** NOTE: All in-person classes have been postponed. Please see our live online classes: Mailchimp Audiences and Mailchimp Email Marketing ***
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Mailchimp makes marketing effective and simple. In just a few hours learn how to use Mailchimp, the largest marketing platform, to engage your audience. Whether you are a total beginner or already use Mailchimp, you'll find this class very valuable. You'll leave training knowing how to use Mailchimp to get great results from marketing (looking for advanced training? View our next classes).
"This class is designed to make Mailchimp simple to create your own marketing."
Class participants range from beginners to intermediate Mailchimp skills. We cover all Mailchimp basic and intermediate functionality in this training (we also offer advanced Mailchimp classes). Every level will gain significant Mailchimp knowledge in this class (Gary has trained several thousand people to use Mailchimp and is a guest speaker of Mailchimp at events worldwide).
Note: These are small classes so please book early to avoid missing out. Mailchimp training certificates are provided to all attendees.
Brands that use our Mailchimp training
Get the same training that these brands have enjoyed from Gary.
This training is perfect for anyone that wants to know how to use Mailchimp; small business owners, Not-for-Profit organisations, marketers for large organizations as well as bloggers. During training we'll work through setting up Mailchimp correctly in addition to setting up your audience, template and campaign. You are free to work on your own campaign during this workshop.
Gary (your trainer) in the media
Gary was interviewed about email marketing and Mailchimp in August 2019. Click the logo below to listen.
Click the SmartCompany logo to read Gary's article about how Australia's spam laws are about to change (August 2019).
Level: Beginner to intermediate (this class is mostly concerned with using Mailchimp for email marketing. We also offer advanced Mailchimp classes).
Learn the following and more:
Contacts: Ways to get subscribers, who you may send to.
Audience (formerly 'lists'): Creating an audience, when and how to use tags & segments, importing subscribers, knowing which subscribers are engaged with your brand.
Templates & Campaigns: How to set-up templates, types of campaigns, styling, mobile responsive and adding content.
Reports: Understanding reports, knowing which content people are reading and determining the best order for your content.
Spam & legal requirements: What can (and can't) be done, tricks to improve deliverability, cleaning lists.
Websites, Domains, Landing pages, Ads and Postcards: Create, design and publish a Website, landing page, advert or send a postcard.
Deliverability: How to get your marketing in front of more people.
Social Media: Connecting your social media accounts, scheduling posting to social media.
Plans: An overview of the new Mailchimp plans (class demonstrations will focus on the Standard, Essential and Free plans).
Connecting Canva with Mailchimp.
and much more ...
What you need to bring:
A laptop (voluntary): Bring along your laptop if you'd like to so that you can practice what is learnt.
"I entered the course with a mid-level of understanding and the training session covered everything off that I wanted to know and more.
Gary was not only informative and extremely knowledgeable but he was polite, a great listener and very down to earth. I very highly recommend Gary. I can see why he has been so successful in this field."
Get training by a Mailchimp assessed Expert
We are one of few organizations worldwide listed by Mailchimp as training Experts and Partners! Mailchimp have recently reviewed all people and organizations they list in their Expert directory (which resulted in many listed Experts being removed by Mailchimp). Being listed by Mailchimp as an Expert and Partner is a stringent process whereby applicants prove their knowledge and provide customer references.
Our class attendees benefit as we are kept updated, and supported, by Mailchimp which translates into better quality training for you. Please visit our Mailchimp Experts entry .
CNN and Procter & Gamble use Gary's Mailchimp advice. You could benefit too.
Ideal for small business owners, marketers, marketing specialists in large organizations, not-for-profits and anyone else interested.
Will I get a class certificate ?
Yes. You'll receive a Mailchimp class attendance certificate.
Do you provide personalised Mailchimp training at our premises?
Yes. Gary delivers in-house training for a minimum of four attendees. Please contact Gary for details.
Is this class suitable for beginners or more advanced users?
This class is designed for Mailchimp beginners and those already using Mailchimp. We also offer advanced Mailchimp classes in Melbourne.
I use a free Mailchimp plan. Is this O.K?
Yes. class demonstrations will focus on the Standard, Essential and Free plans.
Will there be a lunch break?
Yes, we'll have a short break for lunch. There are outlets nearby where food may be purchased or feel free to bring your own.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Yes. Please contact Gary with any questions.
What's the refund policy?
Refunds will be given for cancellations at least seven days in advance of the event.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. This is a small class and so no printed ticket is needed.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Yes. If you'd prefer a colleague to attend in your place then please let Gary know at least seven days in advance of the class.
May record sound, video or take photographs during the class?
No. Recording of any part of the class is prohibited.