AMPscript – Count records in data extension, show percentages

I had a project where the client wanted the email recipient to take a simple survey by clicking on a certain link that answers the survey questions. It’s a way to fake a form in a sense. What is your favorite holiday? (click the appropriate button below) Christmas Thanksgiving Easter Each button is a link … Continue reading AMPscript – Count records in data extension, show percentages

Adding possessive apostrophe to names – AMPscript

So we have some personalization in an email where we want to greet the recipient using their first name. In the example the first name was a pet name and the email was alerting the recipient that it was time for their pet’s shots, checkup, etc. It’s time for Sparky’s checkup. The works fine, but … Continue reading Adding possessive apostrophe to names – AMPscript

ExactTarget AMPscript – Content Syndication – external content and stuff

What ExactTarget calls “Content syndication” is merely external content pulled into the email. It’s like includes PHP or a “Content Scrape” in Silverpop. It’s pretty simple, except when it comes to dynamic content in the link itself, or in the external content.http://help.exacttarget.com/en-US/documentation/exacttarget/content/content_syndication/ Thank you for reading!