New Automation Studio Data Views and Updated Data Views visualization

The Marketing Cloud Winter ’23 Release, which occurs from 5th October through 28th October 2022, comes with two brand new Data Views, designed to improve the efficiency and success rate of your Automation Studio automations. The new Data Views, _AutomationInstance and _AutomationActivityInstance, allow reviewing automation health to identify points of failure and determine the cause of …

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Passing variable values between AMPscript, Server-Side JavaScript and Client-Side JavaScript

A lot of advanced use cases related to building dynamic, highly personalised CloudPages in Salesforce Marketing Cloud require developers to jump between using AMPscript, Server-Side JavaScript and Client-Side JavaScript on one page. This can be a challange, as both AMPscript and Server-Side JavaScript are server-side languages and they are processed on a web server, while …

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Upcoming Changes to AMPscript Processing in Marketing Cloud Email Subject Lines

Starting February 21st 2023, Salesforce Marketing Cloud will stop processing nested AMPscript within email subject lines. The change comes as a result of Salesforce's efforts to provide more efficient and secure processing of customer data. With this change, the subject line will treat any nested AMPscript as content — similar to how AMPScript is processed …

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Generating barcodes and QR codes in Salesforce Marketing Cloud

QR codes and barcodes can make your subscriber's life much easier and drive engagement with your platform. Barcodes are typically used for sending tickets, vouchers and discounts to your subscribers. Similarly, QR codes can also be used for sending tickets, etc., and allowing your subscribers to use their smartphones to easily access information or websites …

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Consolidate tracking data for Journey Builder email sends

When it comes to emails sent from Journey Builder, the tracking data is available either directly in each email activity inside the journey, or in Email Studio under Tracking > Journey Builder Sends. But what if you wanted to see consolidated tracking data for all your journeys' performance in one place? With this simple SQL …

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