Tim Linden

I'm the CTO of TimTech, I love coding with PHP and MySQL.
I'm addicted to tracking clicks and email marketing.

Expanding Stats on Trck.me

You may have noticed a change in Trck.me, and it’s the beginning of a new era for simplified tracking. I’ve expanded the stats we collect to give you daily views. This makes for a few cool new things: You can now select any date, especially yesterday. This was one of our top requests, a yesterday button. Because after all if…

Build your list, earn XP, yay!

Well we have something awesome at CTP now. You can earn XP for reading emails sent through RocketResponder. Even if the sender doesn’t know CTP exists! It gets better.. If you use RocketResponder, you can add your list to the page so other members can find out about your list. Just be sure to send em some emails so they…

Remember to sign your email, not send it to you..

I’d like to say this is a new one, but it happens all the time. Where the sender sends the email saying Hi [insert name], but instead of your name showing, it’s someone elses. Here’s an example: Now you can see the email starts out with “Hey Janelle”. But also notice the email doesn’t have a sincerely, or any other…

Owning an auto-responder is funny

I’ll tell you why. It’s funny because you can see who’s sending in spam complaints about your own lists. We also power multiple email lists for other sites in our industry so it’s funny too seeing the comments some people leave on the abuse form. In general the most common reason people report email as spam is because they forgot…

The next big thing

Everyone wants to be a part of the next big thing. Any smart business person would be trying to come up with their next big thing. Depending on where you are in business it could be something crazy big like Amazon creating their own phone, or it might be small like a new twist on contests. Well my next big…

What do you want now?

We’ve been having great fun with CTP Teams. The new daily challenges and the special xp boosts we’ve been doing have been well accepted. In fact it’s addicting many. There are now team blogs, skype groups, and more being formed. I don’t think this was happening before CTP Teams so I’m really happy to see it happening. One of the…