I’m a pretty quiet, reserved person until you get to know me well. And along with that, I really dislike being hit on. No, I mean that. I’m not comfortable with pick-up lines or compliments from people I don’t know well.
So imagine my horror when I set up a newsletter with MailChimp, and the primate at the top of the screen greeted me with this:
Followed on the next screen by this:
which included a link to a YouTube video of a gorilla Phil Collins.
Not cool, MailChimp. Not cool.
Nonetheless, I’m going to continue using them for my newsletter, which I plan to send out to notify people of new releases and big shiny special news. If you want my updates, please sign up!