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tactics HTML Bulletproof Background images in email

At Action Rocket we keep abreast of all the latest hacks and fixes to ensure our clients get the best emails. Background images can create some great effects in email design and really bring it to life. They do cause some headaches though – Outlook 2007, 2010, 2013 all need vector markup language (VML) to display the image correctly as they use the Microsoft Word rendering engine. Windows 10 also has similar quirks, but needs even more information than earlier outlooks, mainly the width and height be [...] [more]
emaildesignreview.com    Design

tactics New to email coding? Here’s where to start.

One year ago I entered the wild world of email. I was confident in my HTML/CSS skills and ready to rock it. But then… tables(!) and inline CSS(!!) and Microsoft Word as a rendering engine(!!!)… I quickly realized the intricacies of email coding were way beyond my expectations, and consequently the past year has involved a steep learning curve. [...] [more]
reallygoodemails.com    Design

tactics A step by step guide to make HTML email templates in Node.js

Designing HTML email is one of the difficult things in life. Even HTML emails are written in HTML with all language specifications, not all email clients support entire language spec. While the web and email are built on the same technologies (HTML and CSS), email applications don’t adhere to the same standards as web browsers. Each email application has its own rendering engine which determines what code is supported and how emails are displayed. For example, most email clients plainly ignore CSS [...] [more]
medium.com    Design

tactics Fonts and font-weights in Emails

Let’s admit it: emails are still a big thing in 2018. And I’m pretty confident it still will be in 2019. But even in the year 2018 emails are still pretty basic when it comes to modern HTML and CSS standards. Especially if you look to Microsoft. To start with the first chapter of a bunch we look at fonts. You probably already added a Google Font to your Newsletter and saw in the rendering that there is some pretty bad coverage. [...] [more]
medium.com    Design

tactics Solution for challenges rendering rich contents on email clients across devices

Quickbooks has started generating Responsive email Invoices for it’s Small business’s customers. Responsive email templates (templates that adjust to the size of your screen) are the cream of the crop of email marketing. When I open them on mobile the text is bigger and easier to read and the images have resized. This is the standards of email marketing in the modern digital world. [...] [more]
intuit.com    Design

 discussion Email Marketing Trends 2018 [PDF]

ONE. Increased Regulations. TWO. Email Rendering. THREE. Device Friendly. FOUR Intelligent Personalization. FIVE Sophisticated Segmentation. SIX Subject Line Effectiveness. SEVEN Writing for Emails. [...] [more] 
netdna-ssl.com    Marketing, Trend

tactics How to Use a Templating Language in HTML Email Development

The typical usage is when you render something on the server side. The usual use-case is when you have to add dynamic content to your website, so when you fetch something from your database, you will have to replace some parts in your original template. Besides that, you have basic control-flow in templating languages, for example, if branches and loops. These can help you to create a conditional rendering and to use the same sub-template multiple times. (Just think about a shopping cart, where you [...] [more]
edmdesigner.com    Design, Tool

tactics Samsung Email Rendering Check

Samsung is the most popular Android device manufacturer. As of December 2017, Samsung devices held 47% of the Android market share. Huawei comes in a distant second with only 6.6% of Android the market share. A possible reason for Samsung’s dominance in the market is the sheer number of Samsung devices that are available—mobile devices, phablets, and tablets. Devices range from mid- to high-end, and there are even phone series’ that cater to specific geographic regions—for example the Samsung Galaxy [...] [more]
litmus.com    Design

antispam About that DMARC "exploit"

A security researcher has identified a rendering flaw that allows for “perfect” phishing emails. From his website: Mailsploit is a collection of bugs in email clients that allow effective sender spoofing and code injection attacks. The spoofing is not detected by Mail Transfer Agents (MTA) aka email servers, therefore circumventing spoofing protection mechanisms such as [...] [more]
wordtothewise.com    Spam, Deliverability

tactics Rendering issue: Copy Right Symbols Blue in iOS Gmail App

The issue appears to be affecting ™ ® © in iOS Gmail and Inbox and Android inbox. It's replacing the text with a goomoji image. In the HTML I'm wrapping the © in a span and placing a U element next to it. [...] [more]
litmus.com    Design

tactics Cope with Email Rendering Challenges Across Email Clients

Desktop Email Clients Gmail for Desktop This is the most convenient and most popular email client among the users. Challenges and workarounds: Message clipping Keep the email file size below 102 kb and avoid unnecessary styling. style and link not supported in the head when sent through ESP Rewrite the code by adding a color style to each and every a tag. [...] [more]
emailmonks.com    Design

discussion [Podcast #82] Litmus Community Q&A Rapid Fire [MP3]

(0:53) Does Outlook iOS use Microsoft Word as a rendering engine? No, in contrast to their Windows desktop counterparts, the Outlook apps (both iOS and Android) don’t use Microsoft Word for rendering but are powered by a WebKit-based rendering engine. That’s why Outlook conditional comments or VML that are often used to target Outlook on desktop aren’t supported on the mobile apps. (2:25) iPhone 7 on iOS 11 not responsive: If you experience any scaling issues on iOS 10 or above, simply include [...] [more]
litmus.com    Design

tactics Anchor Links in Email: New Data on Rendering Across ISPs

Keep this table in mind when choosing whether or not to include anchor links in email. For easy reference, the email clients that support anchor links are: Samsung email app (Android), Windows Mail (Windows 10), Outlook (desktop), Gmail (Web), Gmail (Android app), Inbox by Gmail (Android app), Yahoo! Mail (desktop). [...] [more]
beefree.io    Design, Mobile

discussion Animated GIF Support Comes to Windows 10 Mail

We all know that one of the key limitations to Outlook rendering has been a lack of animated GIF support. That all starts to change today. We are excited to officially announce that the latest available update of Windows 10 Mail now has support for animated GIFs! [...] [more]
litmus.com    Design

tactics 14 Email Hacks Every Email Programmer Needs To Know

In Email Marketing, your email has to render well if you want your subscribers to open your email and view your messages. Rendering is a problem in email clients. Every email client and device render [...] [more]
medium.com    Design
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