Release notes

Features and improvements we've recently shipped.

March 02, 2022

New integration: Fathom Analytics


We just launched an integration with Fathom Analytics, a web analytics software, to help you get more insights about your landing page visitors. If you currently use Fathom Analytics, you can now add in your Fathom SiteID to the specific landing pages you want to track. Once you do, tracking will start to work within a few minutes! 

For more information on how to set it up, check out the article here.

February 08, 2022

New feature: Layout blocks in email editor


To give you more flexibility with how you format your email content, we just released layout blocks that you can add to your emails. 

There are two-column layouts and a call-to-action layout style that you can choose from. For all of them, you can customize the column ratios, padding, and color to best fit your needs. All layouts will collapse into a single column on mobile to optimize the experience for your readers.

To learn more about using our email editor, check out this support article.

January 26, 2022

Update to Purchase graphs


We’ve made improvements to the beta purchase graphs available in the Subscriber tab. The purchase graph now displays your sales information more accurately, taking into account any pay-what-you-want sales, discounts, refunds, and sales from integrated commerce platforms.

December 23, 2021

New feature: Unsubscribe survey


We are so excited to bring you a new unsubscribe survey to help you collect more information about your audience and your content. By turning on the unsubscribe survey in your Settings > Emails, subscribers will be directed to a confirmation page when they unsubscribe from your emails with an optional survey to share why they no longer want to receive your content anymore. You can find the unsubscribe survey results in Grow > Subscribers > Unsubscribes.

To learn more about how you can use this feature, here’s the support documentation.

December 02, 2021

New integration: Castos


Castos, a podcast hosting platform, just launched a native ConvertKit integration. If you currently use Castos, you can now switch to the native integration via the Integrations area your Castos account. To set it up, all you'll need is your ConvertKit API key, which you can find under Settings > Advanced.

November 09, 2021

New visual automations templates


We are super excited to bring you new visual automation templates that you can set up in minutes. These pre-built visual automation templates are designed to achieve a specific goal—to welcome new subscribers, to run a paid newsletter, to thank your customers, and more.

To learn more about how you can utilize these visual automation templates, check out this new blog article.

To learn more about how to use this feature, here’s the support documentation.

Visual automation templates library redesign


We’ve redesigned our visual automation templates library! Visual automations is one of our premium features you can use to build custom paths for your funnels by connecting landing pages, sequences, actions, and conditions. This redesign brings you new filters to browse the different visual automation templates available to you and more information on how each template can benefit you.

Check out the new visual automation template library here.

November 02, 2021

New feature: Start earning with Tip Jar


You can now create a Tip Jar directly in ConvertKit to receive tips or donations from your super fans. Build and customize your Tip Jar to fit your brand just like any other ConvertKit product with preset tip amounts to make supporting you and your work quick and easy. This is a low barrier of entry for creators who haven’t yet started monetizing their audience and is a great new revenue channel for creators who have. 

To learn more about how you can integrate this feature with your email marketing, checkout our creator resources.

To learn more about how to use this feature, check out the support documentation here.

October 20, 2021

Duplicate your email templates


To make it easier for you to make updates to your emails, you can now duplicate your email templates.

October 15, 2021

Paid newsletter: Gated paid posts


We just rolled out our new paid posts feature so you can tease the content you curate in your paid newsletter and convert more readers into paying subscribers.

You can do this creating a public newsletter feed, so you can showcase both your free and paid email content all in one place. By doing so, potential readers can get a taste of what you’re offering before they subscribe. To learn more about how to set up paid posts, check out the support documentation here.