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How to create a "subscribe to email" type function on a site.

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Last Modified: 2010-04-06
Hi there,

I have basic html/css/limited php knowledge. I'd like to include the functionality for someone to fill out a form requesting to be added to an email recipient list. I'm looking for guidance and suggestions. I'm hoping to keep it simple.. but I don't know if thats possible. :)

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How do you plan to keep the list of registered user? In a mysql database may be?

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Yep, mysql would work for me, however I'm wondering how easy it is to extract the info out again in order to use the list? Is there a way to perhaps have an admin page that will display the list in a text format to copy and paste into an email or something? I don't know. I'm kinda blind in this area and just looking for advice.
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Actually you couls write a script to automatically send the email to everybody registered in the database, although you could also have a list of all the users and do a copy and paste but this will become very tedious if your list grows to a few hundred users
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