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Announcing the Email on Acid Chrome Extension

Email On Acid

It'll come as no surprise to readers that we think Email Testing is one of the most important parts in the creation of any email campaign. We do also realize that testing your emails can sometimes be a time intensive task, having to copy and paste your code or switch to your Email Service Provider. That's why we're absolutely thrilled to announce our extension for Google Chrome. This extension will enable you to send your email test to Email on Acid with one simple click from within Chrome.

This extension is available for free on the Chrome Web Store, however you will need to be an Email on Acid customer on the All Access plan to set it up and use it.

How to install the extension

Installation, setup and use of this extension is super simple and should only take you a few minutes!

Step 1: Download the extension

Click here to be view the extension on the Chrome Web Store. Simply click 'Add to Chrome' to install the extension.

Step 2: Set up

After installing the extension as set out above, navigate to your Chrome Extensions by typing chrome://extensions/ into your address bar. Find the Email on Acid extension and hit options which will bring up the following screen:

Enter your settings

  • API Key: You can find your API Key in your Email on Acid Profile. Click here to access your profile (requires you to login) and you should see your API Key in the top-left hand corner. If you don't, you'll need to upgrade to the All Access plan.
  • API Password: This is the password you use to log in to your Email on Acid account.
  • Subject Format: This is how the title of the test will appear in your Email on Acid account. Feel free to use Variables we've setup or title it however you like

Step 3: Use the extension!

Installation and setup are all complete, all that's left to do is to use the extension! Using it is super simple, simply open the email you wish to test in Chrome and click the Email on Acid logo in your extensions bar and click 'Create email test' to send your email directly to your Email on Acid account. Your test will open in a new tab.

If you prefer to code in our Editor click "Create Editor Project" and we'll automatically generate a new Editor Project from your email.

Having issues or have a feature request?

Our goal at Email on Acid isn't only to give you accurate email tests within seconds, we also aim to make testing a seamless operation. If you're having issues installing or using this extension, please reach out to us either in the comment section of this blog or you can contact our support team.

Further to that, if you have a feature request or an idea that will make your life easier please do reach out, we'd love to discuss ways we can make testing easier for you.

Don't guess, test!

Are you interested in using this feature, or any other features we bring out? You can try us out with our completely free trial of our testing suite, free for you to use for 7 days!

About the Author

Alex Ilhan

Alex Ilhan

Hailing all the way from England, Alex brings his email development expertise along with an endless stream of cups of tea and British cynicism.

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