Creating a New Email from RSS Feed is a useful feature to retrieve content (blog posts, news, etc) from the internet and insert it into your emails.
This is especially useful when creating email newsletters.
Add an RSS
Decide which RSS feed you want to use for your newsletter. The RSS feed may be from your blog, for e.g. the MailUp Blog has this RSS feed: http://blog.mailup.com/feed/, or from another website, such as RSS feed weather information from The Weather Channel.
Now, in Email > New > From RSS Feed, you have to choose an RSS template. You can choose a default template or upload your own newsletter template (view this page on how to upload your own template).
To add an RSS feed, go to Settings > List Settings > Preferences > RSS. For more information on how to add an RSS feed, view this page.
Step 2: Select an RSS Template
Choose from a selection of default RSS templates, which you can later customize in the Email editor, or create and upload your own custom template.
Select the RSS feed to be retrieved into your email template:
Templates can be found under Settings > List preferences settings > RSSTemplates. For more infoinformation on Templates, view this page.
Select what content will be included in your email and choose the respective position the blog articles will have in your email.
Step 3: Select the RSS Feed and Choose the Order
Once you select the RSS feed from the drop-down menu, the page will show the retrieved content. Based on the layout of your email, you can choose the order (i.e. position) in which the content is displayed.
Step 4: Create the Email
Click on Create message. The email should have retrieved the content from RSS. In the Email editor you can further edit and optimize your email.