collecting email addresses from comment authors

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  • #402898

    jenapincott
    Member

    Is there an easy way to collect the email addresses from readers who have left comments on my WordPress blog?

    Many thanks.

    #403002

    Don’t think so. Why?

    #403003

    yarnaholic
    Member

    Which WordPress blog would that be, starting with http://

    #403005

    What is usually done is to ask one’s readers to subscribe to an email newsletter. You can use a widget for that. You can’t write your readers without their consent. The ToS are supposed to be understood that way, I believe: http://en.wordpress.com/tos/

    #403006

    Edit: You can’t write your readers without their consent – under some circumstances, that is. Advertising and such is not legal.

    #403008

    jenapincott
    Member

    I will look into an email newsletter. Many thanks.

    #403010

    You do of cause have a RSS Widget for your readers: http://support.wordpress.com/widgets/rss-links-widget/

    #403029

    jenapincott
    Member

    Very helpful…thanks again!

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