Google’s Chrome browser has been steadily gaining market share in recent months. With more consumers choosing to use Chrome during their personal browsing time away from the office, it’s no surprise that we’ve also seen an uptick in email-related Chrome usage recently. This data, along with plenty of customer requests, was a pretty compelling reason […]
While hardly breaking news, the appearance of gaps underneath images in Hotmail (and more recently, Gmail and Yahoo!) is still an issue. It’s also been well-covered by many of our friends and partners in the email world. For designers and marketers new to the quirks of creating HTML emails, here’s a quick overview to remove gaps under images.
A guide for when email rendering goes wild Ever wondered why emails break? Most of the time, we chalk rendering issues up to poor HTML and CSS support from email clients. Turns out they’re not always the bad guys! Stop scratching your head every time an email doesn’t look quite like it should, and reference […]
Just yesterday we wrote about how Yahoo! Mail recently started displaying news story ads to Yahoo! users viewing their email on a smartphone or through an IMAP connection. Today we’re happy to announce that we’ve found a method for preventing these pesky ads from being displayed on your emails. Hiding news story ads To remove […]
UPDATE: We’ve found a solution for hiding ‘Today’ news ads in your emails. Recently I’ve noticed that a handful of emails sent to my Yahoo! account had a small ad tacked onto the bottom: Today, Litmus user Chris asked if we had any additional information on these finicky ads, so I did some investigative work […]
UPDATE: August 20, 2012—Postini spam tests have been re-enabled. Get more details in this updated blog post. We’re disappointed to announce that spam filter testing for Postini is no longer available via Litmus. Since its purchase by Google in 2007, Postini has been slowly declining in popularity. In addition, Google recently stopped supporting Postini as a standalone […]
We are pleased to now offer several new updates to email testing and page testing for all Litmus subscriptions! New Email Clients Available With the recent releases of OS X and iOS 5 also came new versions of Apple Mail for both the desktop and iPhone. We’re excited to offer both of these email clients […]