When launching a new website, we want to stay in touch with our visitors. We want to let them know any updates and progress that has been made, and perhaps inform them of the official launch. We don’t need a full blown Newsletter management system – just a simple one. That’s where Mailist comes into play.
Mailist (v3) is a simple PHP web applications that allows visitors to sign up to receive email notifications.
Mailist has some Ajax under the hood, which makes it possible for a seamless signup process without having to reload the page. It stores emails in a text document that can be downloaded as plain text or csv to Excel.
It has some pretty nifty features like customizable email header/footer, email backup, sent emails, and, obviously, the ability to send an email to the whole list.
Mailist is a simple applications that could be especially helpful when launching a new website and you want to inform visitors when you’re online.