• Our Support Partnership....Help Us, Help You

    Welcome to the Marketo Support Solutions Blog!  The Marketo Support team is full of ideas and thoughts that we want to share with our customers, so from time to time you'll see updated blog posts from many of ou...
    Kenneth Law
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  • Marketo helps manage your data with the List Unsubscribe Header

    What is it?The List-Unsubscribe header is in the unseen header portion of email messages. Recipients don't see the header itself but if the receiving email network leverages the List Unsubscribe Header recipients will...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • How to Manage Your Marketo Database for Deliverability

    Identifying Unsuccessful Email Addresses Option 1: Import Marketo’s Deliverability Program Option 2: Creating your own SmartLists Smartlist: Chronically Bouncing Addresses Identifying Chronic Non-Responders/Un...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • Support Portal - Universal ID Enhancement

    Greetings Nation!   Marketo Support has released a few new features into our Support Portal to better align how the Case Submission and Case Management activities work with Universal ID.   1. Default insta...
    Kenneth Law
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  • Multiple Domains (CNAMEs) in a Single Marketo Instance

    Some businesses using Marketo find it necessary to use multiple domains in their instance.  This allows them to have some of their landing pages branded with one product or division within their business, or even...
    John Clark
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  • Understand your Gmail reputation using their Postmaster Tools

    Set Up Google's Postmaster ToolsIf you send a large volume of emails to Gmail users, you can use Postmaster Tools to see: If users are marking your emails as spam Whether you’re following Gmail's best practice...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • Cracking the Inbox Code: Cloudmark

    Cloudmark is a secure email gateway that uses fingerprinting technology to block spam.  Cloudmark has a broad footprint of networks who leverage their technology including:  small and international ISPs, mob...
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  • Sharing, Trust, and Dedication - You and Your Sending IP

    Frequently people ask me for clarification on the different sorts of IPs Marketo offers, and the pros and cons of each, so I thought I would write a post on it, and since I love analogies, that's what I am going to do...
    Roxann McGlumphy
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  • Handling Multi-Select Fields in Salesforce

    If you create a multi-select field in Salesforce, it will come over as a String field in Marketo. If multiple values have been selected in Salesforce, they will be separated by a semicolon, e.g. Water;Fire;Wind. Let&#...
  • Changing your Email Sending Domain or Brand

    Making changes to your subscriber-facing brand or domain is a great time to rethink your subscriber experience!  Avoid the surprise of unsubscribes and complaints by communicating your brand change early and ofte...
    Carmi Lopez-Jones
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  • UPGRADE to the Sales Engage Email Connector for OUTLOOK

    Marketo Sales Engage now has the ability to connect to Outlook seamlessly from the Email Connection tab in MSE. Got questions? We’ve got answers!   What are the benefits of doing this? Why should I do this...
    Mike Reynolds
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  • Growing Impact of Form Abuse

    The concept of form abuse, AKA email bombing or list bombing, has been around for a long time. At a high level this is where addresses are added to your database through a form by someone other than the address owner....
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • Cracking the Inbox Code: Google

    Cracking the Inbox Code: Google  It can be challenging to consistently achieve inbox delivery at Gmail and Google Apps.  One reason is that Gmail has very complicated filtering strategy, which learns from a...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • Between the Delivery and the Inbox, What Happens?

    It's not an uncommon case here in support - Marketo says the email was delivered, but the lead says they never got it.  What happened?   Because I love analogy here's how I think of it:   Delivering e...
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  • Why "No-Reply" is No Bueno

      Why you should have a valid working from and reply to rather than a non-functional or "no-reply":   1) Encouraging engagement is key to maintaining a positive reputation. It demonstrates credibility to I...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • Suppressing addresses to protect customers & The Network

    For years Marketo has been developing a database of full email addresses and domains that are determined to be so risky to a customer’s on-going success and the health of the Marketo network that the addresses a...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • Marketo Support Launching New Phone System and Case Routing

    Hello Marketing Nation!  Marketo Support is excited to announce a change that we are deploying on Monday, November 5, 2018.  Marketo Support will be launching a brand new customer phone system with a new "Vo...
    Kenneth Law
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  • Tools to monitor your Sending Reputation

    The Email Deliverability and Privacy Team always stresses the importance of a strong sending reputation. By keeping an eye on your engagement (opens, clicks, etc.) and reputation (spam complaints, spam traps, unknown ...
    Kiersti Esparza
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  • D'oh! Email Throttling

    In a previous post, I talked about troubleshooting hard bounces.  In this one, I'm going to talk a bit about soft bounces, specifically soft bounces due to throttling.   What is throttling?   Throttli...
    Roxann McGlumphy
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  • Email Filters appear to be Clicking Links

    An updated blog related to Understanding a Spike in Click Activity   Support, Services and Marketo Executives report an increase in customers escalating elevated email click volumes in performance reporting....
    Kiersti Esparza
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