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The easiest way (especially for a large list) is to use a paid solution...
Some companies which offer these services (for a fee) are...
If your needs are less sophisticated, you could use some of the following options...
You could install software on your website or computer to send out email.
One option you can install on your website is
Finally, if your needs are extremely simple, any email program will do, and you could even do it with Gmail.
When sending out any kind of email like this, you must make sure you comply with the law. The penalties for not complying (e.g. by "spamming" people) are very high.
The relevant law is the CAN-SPAM law. You can read more about it here...
The penalties for violation of this law are very high (more info at the link above)... So it pays to be aware!
It is not hard to comply with CAN-SPAM, but read the above link for more details.
Note: This is not legal advice, and I have no legal training - for any legal advice, please see a legal professional.
What some people do is put their own email address in the "To" section (so you are emailing yourself), then put everyone else's email address in the "BCC" section.
I hope that helps!
Last edited by Dien Rice : October 14, 2011 at 10:29 AM.
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