How You Can Use the Woodpecker Chrome Extension

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Here’s some good news for the Woodpecker users who work on Gmail. We’ve just launched the first version of the Woodpecker Chrome Extension which will allow you to get some notifications from Woodpecker directly in your Gmail inbox. But that’s just a start. Keep reading to learn more about how you can get access to the first version, how it can help you in everyday work, and how you can help us develop the extension.

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What is GDPR-encryption and Why Did We Add It?

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Woodpecker has committed itself to help you comply with the General Data Protection Regulation as evident in the GDPR compliance available on the main website.

To deliver on that promise, we’ve recently added a new feature to the Woodpecker app.

A feature that makes it easier for you to run a GDPR-compliant email campaign and safely process personal data of your prospects in Woodpecker.

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Customer Case Study: A Peek Inside Imaginaire Digital Agency’s Cold Email Strategy

Two weeks ago I was approached by one of our customers, offering to share their experience using Woodpecker. I knew I wanted to hear their story, so Seb and I collaborated on this customer interview you’re about to read. Here it is. Learn how one of our customers – Imaginaire Digital uses email automation to send multi-touch campaigns, how they went about it, and what kind of results they usually get.

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Top Zapier Syncs you Need to Integrate Woodpecker with

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Most of you use more than one tool while doing outbound. You qualify leads in your favorite CRM, store the info about your prospects in Google Sheets, schedule meetings in Calendly, etc. Managing multiple apps means that you have different pieces of info scattered all over the apps. To keep the info up to date in every app, you need to update manually update it in each app.

To avoid this kind of laborious work, you may wish to synchronize the apps so that you don’t have to copy and paste information by hand. Thankfully, there is a way to do that. Use a dedicated tool, for example, Zapier.

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Set a Custom Domain for Tracking Email Opens, Clicks and Unsubscribes in Woodpecker

Lately, we added an option to set up a custom domain for tracking email opens, clicks, and unsubscribes in Woodpecker. What’s that all about? Check here and find out how you can use the custom tracking domains to take full control of your email deliverability, boost your credibility in the eyes of your prospects, and add another little branding touch to your messages sent from Woodpecker.

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2017 Recap – Thank You for Being with Us

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I don’t know how it works at your company, but lately, I’ve realized that at Woodpecker we usually run ahead and we hardly ever have time to look back. And that’s a shame, really. Sometimes it’s good to look back and realize how far you have gone. That may give you a broader perspective and some fresh energy. I took a look at 2017 and it turns out it has been a fantastic year. It was so thanks to you, our dearest customers, partners, blog readers, and friends. I’ve put together a little recap here, so you could see for yourselves what we can be really grateful for at Woodpecker.

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Customer Case Study: How OBO Agency Uses Email Automation to Triple Their Clients’ Pipelines

Two weeks ago, I wrote here about the 65 interviews we’ve carried out among our customers. Today I want you to meet one of them. Doug Puccetti, Business Solutions Analyst at OBO Agency, has told me the story of how they found Woodpecker, fell in love with our agency panel, and became one of our most successful users. Read on to find out how they’ve managed to triple their clients pipelines using Woodpecker for email automation.

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65 Customer Interviews: How We Made That Happen & What We’ve Learned

When was the last time you actually talked to your customers? I don’t mean a sales call or a demo. I mean actually talking about their business, your business, and how the two virtually affect each other. Our Outbound Sales team has just finalized their their 3.5-month long project of customer interviews. Last week, they presented the results to the whole Woodpecker team. Here’s a report on how they carried out the interviews, what they’ve learned from all that, and how their findings will affect the whole company.

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Connect External SMTP from Mailgun or SendGrid to Woodpecker

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We’ve recently launched an option to connect an external SMTP from two email delivery providers: Mailgun and SendGrid. If you have been using one of those services to send your business emails, now it’s easier for you to connect your SMTP to Woodpecker. If you haven’t been using those, and frankly have a hazy idea what it is all about, you may want to learn more from this post. Either way, keep reading to find out when it makes sense to use Woodpecker’s integrations with Mailgun and SendGrid and how you can actually benefit from that.

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