Customizing Built-in Contact Templates

Customizing built-in templates for automated emails and SMS in Elvanto offers a myriad of benefits for effectively engaging with your congregation or audience. By logging into the Elvanto Admin dashboard, users can access a range of pre-designed templates tailored for various communication needs. From scheduling reminders to group leader notifications, these templates streamline the process of crafting messages.

How to edit your Built-in Contact Templates

  1. Log into the Elvanto Admin dashboard as Super Admin or a user with access to Built-in Contact Templates.
  2. Select Settings > Built-in Contact Templates.
  3. Choose from the list of availability email and SMS templates and select the template you would like to edit. All templates are organized by categories.
  4. Each template will state a short usage description and whether it can be sent by email, SMS, or both. See example below:
  5. Select the template you wish to customize. Adjust the subject line and message. Emails will allow you to insert images as well. Use any of our placeholders as needed. In some cases, each template offers a specific set of template fields to be used in connection with sending of this particular notification. 
  6.  Lastly, click 'Save' or 'Restore Default Template' at the bottom of the page. 

In conclusion, the flexibility of crafting templates to your needs ensures that messages resonate with recipients and convey information effectively. By tailoring templates to match the tone and branding of your organization, you can enhance engagement and foster stronger connections with your community.