Hotmail and Outlook.com Drop Support for Margin

You may have noticed your emails looking a little cramped in Hotmail and Outlook.com recently. The culprit? Discontinuation of support for the margin property in these email clients. Rather than honoring your carefully spaced paragraphs and images, Hotmail and Outlook.com are now completely stripping margin from paragraph tags, leaving default values (0 for the top, right and […]

Slingshot SEO Inspires With Personalization & Relevancy

Justine recently received an email from Slingshot SEO and was so intrigued by its personalization and relevancy that she not only forwarded it to me, but she also reached out to Slingshot SEO to learn more about their email campaign. Between the email itself and Slingshot’s strategy, this is definitely inspiration-worthy! BEHIND THE SCENES: STRATEGY […]

First B2B Startup Marketing Meetup Hosted at Litmus!

Last Wednesday, we hosted the first Boston B2B Startup Marketing Meeting at our office in Cambridge, MA. About 20 marketers, with various degrees of experience, attended the meetup (we were expecting more but a snowstorm invaded earlier that day!). We spent a little over two hours discussing our challenges, providing tips and identifying the goals that […]

A Year in Review: Looking Back on Our 2012 Emails

After returning back to work from the holidays, we’ve been reviewing what we did in 2012 and determining what worked, what didn’t, and what we didn’t do that we had wanted to. Most importantly, we’ve been reflecting on our experiences in 2012 and planning what we’re going to do this year. It’s both an exciting […]

Preventing Unsubscribes in Forwarded Emails

Guest blogger Jonathan Kim discusses the concept of the Silent Unsubscribe and how you can prevent your most engaged subscribers from disappearing from your list. You have an amazing newsletter and fanatic subscriber base, but did you know it’s at risk? ESPs do a good job of making unsubscribing from emails super easy, often with one-click. But […]