MailChimp – Setting up Groups

Do you have multiple mailing list in your MailChimp account? Is your account a paid account? If you answered yes to both, then you are potentially paying twice for one subscriber if they’re on two lists.  Create GROUPS in MailChimp is a great way to reduce cost and it enables you to control your master list more efficiently.

What are groups?

Groups are categories created within your list that groups people together by their interest or preferences.  Whatever you establish the groups to be. For example, you might have business weekly, business monthly, coaching, VIP Promotion. 

It enables you when creating a newsletter to only target those specific groups, not everyone. 


How to set up your groups

  1. Go to your LIST page
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  3. Click on GROUPS
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  4. Click button CREATE GROUPS
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  5. 3Type in Group Details and all names needed, e.g.: Weekly, Monthly, etc 
  6. Click SAVE


 If you need assistance sorting your MailChimp out, then please contact me to find out how I can help.  In my community, I’m know as the MailChimp guru and I’m here to help you.



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Anne Clark, a Virtual Assistant and online strategist. Anne guides and supports business women in their online content management (websites, social media, newsletters and blogging), and is a MailChimp and Evernote expert. Anne, is an owner of multiple businesses, and a mother of 3 young children knows too well the importance of being able to seamlessly manage and maintain a business and life. Anne is so excited to be able to combine her business expertise and life coaching skills to work with her clients to get the results they desire.

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