Create a List-Based Email Send Workflow
This page contains conceptual and procedural information on creating a list-based email send using the Marketing Cloud SOAP API. You can use this workflow to put together all of the elements in a list-based email send.
Why Create a List-Based Email Send Campaign
A list-based email send campaign takes a previously created email message and sends that message out to list of subscribers who have opted in to receive such emails.
How To Create a List-Based Email Send Campaign
Use the flow chart and sample code as an example of how to create and order the processes necessary for the list-based email campaign.
List-Based Email Send Workflow Process
SOAP Envelopes to Import Subscribers to List and Send Email
This section includes sample code you can use to create a list-based email send.
SOAP Request to Retrieve List
SOAP Response for Retrieve
SOAP Request to Create an Import Defintion and Tie It to a List
Before doing this, place a file containing your subscriber information in the Import directory under your FTP site.