Dates can be inserted into your campaign or subject line using the [DATE] merge field.
Note: You cannot use the
[DATE] merge field as a portion of a link.
Setting up the field
There are two parameters: A Digit and a Format.
The Digit: ‘0’ is the current date. You can add or subtract seconds to the date.
The format: commands how the date will show. The format used to display the date follows the PHP convention. The full list of formats is available online on the PHP site.
Note: Dates using long form (Monday, June 10) are only available in English.
If the current date is June 10th, 2013:
[DATE|0|Y-m-d] will show the current date, displayed numerically:
[DATE|86400|m.d.y] will show
06.11.13 (as 86 400 seconds is equal to 24 hours).
[DATE|-259200|F j, Y] will show
June 07, 2013 (as 259 200 seconds is equal to 3 days).