What is Emmet?

In the quest to reduce the time between brainstorm and send, email marketers are on the hunt for tools to speed up their workflows. In this post, we look at how a tool called Emmet can help email designers code their campaigns faster than ever before.

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4 Ways to Optimize Your Transactional Emails

Transactional emails are golden opportunity to provide hyper-relevant information and still maintain the style of your brand. They don’t have to be boring or complicated. Here’s our tips on making the most out of your triggered emails so you can provide the best customer experience.

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Understanding Retina Images in HTML Email

As high DPI displays become more common in phones, tablets, and computers, the need for retina images increases. In this post, we dissect retina images, how to use them in email campaigns, and some important considerations email marketers need to keep in mind.

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How We Used Email Gamification to Promote Our Conference

To announce the dates for the 2016 Email Design Conference—and launch tickets—we opted to use email gamification. The end results were interactive email campaigns that not only met our marketing goals, but were also engaging for our audience while being fun, on-brand, and even educational. Let’s take a look at the strategy and process behind the scenes.

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Have You Tested Your Template Recently? Here’s 8 Reasons Why You Should

Most of the time, you don’t need a brand spanking new design to get your point across—what you have already works. That’s why an email template is the easiest way to streamline your email campaign. But using a template doesn’t let you off the hook from testing.

Email marketing mistakes happen. We’re all human. With a template, though, we let our guard down. Because they often come “pre-tested,” we forget to test ourselves. Here are a few things you should definitely keep in mind when using templates—because no template is truly invincible.

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How To Use Email Marketing To Support Your Next Event

In-person or virtual events revolve around getting to know other people and learn from one another. Because email is such a personal channel, it’s the ideal medium to build excitement for events, send reminders, and reminisce post-event.

Creating an email plan to promote your event before, during, and after the event is an essential part of pre-planning. Here’s what you need to know to make sure your event-based email campaign works from start to finish. Learn more with this how-to guide.