Limit Point Software releases Mailings 2.0.01

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[] Port Jefferson, New York - Limit Point Software has announced Mailings 2.0.01, a mature, high-grade mail delivery app for sending personalized email messages to large groups of contacts. For business or personal use, Mailings is capable of sending thousands of messages, or just a hundred, directly and privately from your own Mac. Using Mailings ensures the privacy of recipient addresses, message content and tracking data.

Conveniently employ Mailings anytime to email:
* Newsletters
* Marketing campaigns
* Mail's Stationary postcards and announcements
* Any web page on the Internet
* Raw source generated by other mail clients

Connect with your customers by publishing to the web with the tools of your choice and then share by email with Mailings, optionally using safe, secure connections. Easily track your results with the Message Monitor by listening for messages that have been opened, right on your Mac. Tracking data is stored in a database on your computer, in human readable XML text format, and can be organized separately for each mailing or as "all in one."

With no intention of re-inventing the wheel, Mailings integrates with other key applications you already have for performing certain tasks. This includes preview and SPAM detection in Mail and other mail clients, sending any web page loaded in Safari and other browsers, accessing Address Book for addressing and customizing message content. This integration is so tight in fact that Mailings is a breeze to learn and fun to use. Written only for Mac OS X, a distinctive characteristic of Mailings is the simple interface that facilitates quick and easy access to its many powerful features including:

* Easy to use, intuitive interface
* Handles thousands of recipients
* Secure (SSL) messaging for private delivery
* Document oriented for managing re-usable settings
* Automated mail server setup, multiple server support
* Real message preview to aid junk mail detection

Addressing Recipients:
* Extensive Address Book support including smart groups & distribution lists
* Import recipients and tagged data from CSV files
* Import recipients from Entourage groups directly

Message Composition:
* Sends web pages and HTML or plain text files
* Supports Mail Stationary
* Loads current browser URLs
* Attachments of any type
* HTML with embedded images
* Built-in template tags for easy personalization
* Templates support Address Book card data
* AppleScript execution for implementing custom template tags
* Preamble and epilogue for HTML message body
* Plain text alternative option for HTML messages
* Sends raw source (eml) messages
* Supports all character sets
* HTML imaging
* Multi-page PDF splitting, folder zipping

* Tailor-made messages using template tags
* Various personalization capabilities
* Templates support Address Book card data
* AppleScript Template tags
* Subject line can include template tags
* Attachment pathnames can include template tags

Sending, Tracking and Logging:
* Error recovery automatically resends to unsent recipients
* Message Monitor tells you who opened your messages
* Message rate control, "Throttle," to meet mail server bandwidth
* "Simulate Send" mode for testing or learning the program
* Console logging, with optional detailed mode
* Detailed progress monitoring
* Automatic report generation at completion
* Automatic raw source archiving at mailing completion
* Scheduling for sending at off-peak times
* Mail priority, return receipt, X-Mailer headers

Mailing's evolution has been guided by the suggestions of very many users over the course of several years. This is what makes the Mailings feature list so remarkable and relevant. Our objective is to continue this tradition of adopting user input to extend its functionality, please join the Mailings community.

System Requirements:
* Mac OS X 10.4.4 or later
* 2.2 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Mailings 2.0 is $19.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the Mac App Store in the Business category. A fully functional 30 day demo is available on the Mailings website.

Limit Point Software has been avidly developing software for the Mac community since 1997. In order to improve the usefulness, simplicity and dependability of our products user feedback has always been highly welcome and encouraged. Our products cover a diverse range of applications. The internet applications include bulk emailing, HTML form processing, web crawling and document indexing and searching. The Utilities suite is a large collection of small programs for combining movies, processing images in batch, file property editing, and much more. Copyright (C) 2011 Limit Point Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.