Improved Member Security

The main aim we live by at Gaggle Mail is simplicity. For every new feature, change or enhancement the thing we consider most is how to make it easy to use for our customers. As we built Gaggle Mail this focus on simplicity lead us to make certain choices. Once enabled by group administrators, members…More

Email as a Social Network

At Gaggle Mail we see a wide variety of groups of all sizes discussing a wide variety of topics. Each group is comprised of a set of people who share a common interest and choose to use email to facilitate their discussion. They send messages, share pictures and make plans – just like on a…More

Alternative To EmailDoDo

EmailDoDo has been around for years. Founded in 2007 they have been the cheap and cheerful group email option small group often turn too. With bright colours and 90’s bulletin board style interface their whimsical style appeals to many. And they’re cheap too, prices start from a very low $5 per year. For a long…More

Sub-Groups and Linked Groups

We’ve been really busy over the last few months adding what has been our most requested feature. I’m delighted to let you know that we now support sub-groups on Gaggle Mail. This was a big undertaking for us since we were deteremined to add this much-requested feature without adding any complexity to our users. We’re…More

What is GDPR?

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a new EU directive coming in to force on 25th May 2018, it replaces the existing 1998 Data Protection act. Much of GDPR could be considered just good ‘data hygiene’ which most companies should already be doing: Only store what is required Always ask for permission to store personal data…More

New Activity Log

Just before the end of 2017 we renamed the Health tab in Gaggle Mail to Activity – this was more than just a renaming exercise though.  The all new Activity tab gives you a single place to keep track of everything that’s going on with your group. As well as logging every message that is…More

Yahoo Groups Down Again? Here’s 7 Alternatives

Yahoo Groups is going through a rough time, users were unable to post new messages for most of last week and even though the service appears to have been restored there’s still lingering problems. Even before Verizon’s acquisition of Yahoo, Yahoo Groups was in maintenance mode with no new development being done in years – but…More

Maximum Message Size Increased to 10MB

Great news!  We’ve doubled the maximum message size you can send over Gaggle Mail from 5MB to 10MB.  This is something which has been much requested and maybe it’s taken us a little longer than it should have but we’ve done it. To achieve this we’ve had to upgrade the hardware we run Gaggle Mail on…More

Group Email For Large Groups

Just a quick note to say we’ve increased the maximum group size in Gaggle Mail from 2000 members to 5000 members. Over the summer we’ve been busy preparing for this change, previously opening a group with 2000 member could take up to 10 seconds but now groups of this size and much larger open in…More

Design Refresh and New Logo!

Today I’m very excited to announce the redesign of the group and member management pages within Gaggle Mail.  We’ve been working on this for a while and we’re really proud of how it’s turned out.  As ever we’ve kept simplicity at the centre of what we do and this is reflected heavily in our changes.…More