Unsubscribe

Technology / Email / Unsubscribe: To remove oneself from an email list, either via an emailed command to the list server or by filling in a Web form.

Selective Unsubscribe

Technology / Email / Selective Unsubscribe: An unsubscribe mechanism that allows a consumer to selectively determine which email newsletters they wish to continue receiving while stopping the sending of others. MORE

Catch-All

Technology / Email / Catch-All: An email server function that forwards all questionable email to a single mailbox. The catch-all should be monitored regularly to find misdirected questions, unsubscribes or other genuine live email. MORE

Opt-Out

Technology / Email / Opt-Out: A specific request to remove an email address from a specific list, or from all lists operated by a single owner. Also, the process of adding an email addresses to lists without the name's pre-approva MORE

Mailing List

Technology / Email / Mailing List: A list of email addresses that receive mailings or discussion-group messages. MORE

List Hygiene

Technology / Email / List Hygiene: The act of maintaining a list so that hard bounces and unsubscribed names are removed from mailings. Some list owners also use an email change-of-address service to update old or abandoned email addre MORE

Autoresponder

Technology / Email / Autoresponder: Automated email message-sending capability, such as a welcome message sent to all new subscribers the minute they join a list. May be triggered by joins, unsubscribes, all email sent to a particular m MORE

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