Staggering Emails Based on Engagement & Time

Stagger your email sends based on a contacts engagement, or over a select period of time.

About this template

This journey is designed to stagger the sending of emails based on a contacts engagement with your previous communications, or over time. This will improve your deliverability rates to email servers, as you allow more time for contacts to engage with your communications, before sending the next batch.
Tags: Success with Autopilot, Lead Generation, and Lead Management

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Shapes used in this journey


List Trigger
Add contacts on a list to a journey.


Is on List or Segment
Check if a contact is on a specific list or smart segment.
Check Field
Check if a field is a specific value, or meets some other criteria (e.g. contains a particular word).


Send Email
Send a contact a personalized marketing or transactional email.
Add Delay
Wait a specific number of minutes, hours, days or weeks before moving to the next shape.
AB Split
Randomly split contacts into two groups.

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