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What is a placeholder?

A placeholder is located in your layout file and is usually surrounded by << and >>.
Note: Placeholders must contain only alphanumeric, roman characters and spaces. Special characters will be rejected.

In the above example, the following placeholders will be imported to MyDataMerge:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Phone1
  • Phone2
  • EMail

Depending on the data you want to merge (text, image…), please check these replacement types:

If you want to use a placeholder only for styling but not for merging content then have a look at Keep empty