phpList is great for newsletters,
publicity lists, notifications,
and many other uses.
(It is different from group mailing list systems like mailman.)
Manages delivery with a message queue, ensuring that everybody gets the message and nobody receive two copies, even if they're subscribed to more than one list!
lets you write and send messages, and manage phplist over the internet.
tracks links and URLs. Statistics by message, URL and subscriber.
from your web server,
even after you shut down your computer.
Allow you to choose many different combinations of templates, languages, user attributes and lists.
tells you how many users opened your message. This provides a minimum statistic, as many email clients with privacy or security policies block images (gmail, thunderbird).
Designed to manage mailing lists with hundreds of thousands of subscribers, and excellent with smaller lists too!
on different subscribe pages can integrate phplist with several different web sites.
Like 'name', 'country', and other personal information, are completely customizable. You can specify what information you need to get from users when they subscribe.
You can use Subscriber Attributes in message content to make each and every email message personalized with the subscribers name, country, or any other attribute.
Templates are completely customizable, and make site integration a breeze.
Subscribers can be given
the choice between text or html email messages. You decide whether subscribers can choose, what the default choice is, and what format a message is sent in: text only, html only, or both!
Let's you teach phplist to distinguish between permanent and temporary message-delivery errors. You can define automated actions on receipt of bounce messages according to matches with your regular expressions.
Every message contains personalized URLs for subscribers to update their preferences or unsubscribe. Subscribers can update their own information and keep your database up to date. Unlike most other mailing list managers, in phplist subscribers can change their email address.
Use CSV and tab delimited files to import your existing list of users or to export the users on the phplist system for use in your in-house database. phplist's database has a 'foreign key' to help keep multiple copies of databases synchronized without duplicating users.
via Fantastico, FTP upload,
keeps your database clean of unused and non-existent email addresses.
The super-admin can assign lists to List Managers, who can manage their users and lists. The super-admin user can 'prepare' messages that can be sent by list managers to their lists.
Tell phplist the URL of a web page you want to send to your users, and phplist will fetch it and send it. You can even put subscriber-specific parameters in the URL.
can be automatically sent to a mailing list weekly, daily, or monthly.
can be uploaded and included in messages for download.
can be automatically created and sent as attachments to ensure that your message is seen the way it was designed by all your subscribers, regardless of their message reader.
Text messages are managed fluently in phplist. phplist will automatically create a text version of an html message. Optionally the message composer can create it manually.
Throttling can limit
the load on your server so it doesn't overload.
A message can be repeated automatically to send updated dynamic content and attachments.
Limits the number of emails
to specific domains to keep on the friendly side of their system administrators.
Is useful in shared hosting environments. Set the maximum number of sent messages in a given time period.
Let's you tell phplist when the message is to be sent.
Are excellent to manage and maintain large databases of subscribers.
Several systems exist
on the internet that integrate
phplist with your favourite
CMS or blogging tool.
Check out the Documentation
for a list.