Add a timestamp in your emails

In this article, we will explain how you can add a timestamp in your emails.

You can add a timestamp in your emails by inserting a timestamp placeholder that will be populated by the current time in your timezone when the email is sent.

How to add a timestamp in your emails

❗️ Important
If you have not set the timezone in your Sendinblue account, then the placeholder will return the current timestamp in UTC.

Using any editor, manually enter the timestamp placeholder in your email body:

Input Output
mceclip11.png mceclip0.png

If you want modify the format of the output date, you can apply filters to your placeholder:

Input Output
mceclip1.png mceclip2.png

Learn how to apply filters to your placeholders to modify the format of a date in our dedicated article: Modify the formatting of your placeholder with filters.