I'm trying to figure out a way to allow anonymous users to subscribe to my blog and receive email updates whenever I publish new content.

I've tried a couple of solutions, but none of them seem to work the way I would like them to. This page (http://drupal.org/node/983184) says that I should be able to use Simplenews to do it, but I can't figure out how.

That module seems to be based around creating a Newsletter content node and which gets sent to the subscribers. However, what I want to do is post a new Article and have the system automatically send an email to all my subscribers containing something like a Teaser.

At the least, I'd like to send a simple email with the Content Title and a link to the node.

How do I configure Simplenews to work like this?


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Recommend to try the Newsletter module. This may also help you.
This may also be another solution for you.

  • Can you point me to a good tutorial? I've got it installed, but I can't seem to figure out how properly to use it. When I try to create a List it needs me to choose a Template, but no templates are listed. Aug 22, 2012 at 20:02
  • @KennyWyland: please check drupal.stackexchange.com/questions/4520/…. Messaging and Notifications may help you.
    – Sithu
    Aug 24, 2012 at 7:24

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