Email

Send a test marketing email

Last updated: October 13, 2020

Applies to:

All products and plans

You can send a test version of your marketing email to yourself or a team member before you send out the actual email to your contacts.

Send a test email using the drag and drop email editor

If you're creating your email using the drag and drop editor:

  • In your HubSpot account, navigate to Marketing > Email.
  • Hover over the name of a draft email and click Edit.
  • In the upper right, click Send test email.
  • In the right pane, click the Choose one or more recipients dropdown menu to select recipients for your test email.
  • (Optional) Click the Receive as specific contact dropdown menu to preview the email as it will appear to a specific contact. Selecting this option can be helpful if you want to test personalization in your email.
  • Click Send test email.

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Send a test email using the classic email editor

If you're creating your email using the classic editor:

  • In your HubSpot account, navigate to Marketing > Email.
  • Hover over the name of a draft email and click Edit
  • In the left sidebar, click the mail icon email .
  • Click the Choose one or more recipients dropdown menu and select the email address(es) to send the test email to.
  • Click the Receive email as a specific contact dropdown menu if you want to test any personalization tokens used in the email, or leave it blank to preview sending the email to an unspecified contact.
  • Click Send test email.

Why are test emails sent from noreply@hubspot.com?

All test emails are sent from noreply@hubspot.com, to protect your email deliverability rates. When you send the email to your contacts, it will be sent with the From name and From address you've specified.