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Mayank AgarwalOct 6, 2021 10:29:38 PM1 min read

Import Contacts into a Tag

A Step-By-Step Guide to Importing Contacts in a Tag.

SendX allows you to import contacts into a tag with just a few clicks. This guide will help you import CSV file containing contacts and import them to a tag in SendX. This is specially useful if you are moving to SendX from other email platform like MailChimp or importing your Google contacts tag and so on.

  • Creation of tag
  • Importing contacts via CSV file
  • Importing contacts with custom fields

Creation of Tag

Create a new tag with name. If you need any help as far as tag creation or understanding its various options do check our Tags Guide

Creation of Tag

Importing CSV file

  • Click on Import Contacts option
Importing CSV file
  • Click on Upload CSV file option
Upload CSV file option
  • Once done click on Upload Now option. Post that you should see contents of CSV file and drop down against every column in CSV. So you have to do mapping by selecting appropriate columns against email, name, company etc.
click upload page page
  • Once completed you shall get an email about number of contacts that have been successfully imported as well as the ones that were either duplicates or were invalid.
show row page

Importing contacts with custom fields

  • Sometimes you have contacts with custom fields say address or phone number etc which you would like to import into SendX via CSV file. In order to do so create appropriate custom fields in SendX.
contacts with custom fields
  • Once you have created custom field and then going to * Tag > Import Contacts * should show the custom field which you just created in the drop down tag. You can map the custom field to a column in the CSV file and it would get imported for all contacts.

Mayank Agarwal

Mayank is an email marketing expert & co-founder of SendX. SendX is an intuitive & affordable email marketing software.