With so many image file formats available—BMP, EPS, JPEG, PNG, and GIF to name a few—how do you determine which is right for your email? Each format produces variances in file size, compression, and quality. To make things more confusing, support for specific file types can also vary between email clients. In this post, we’ll weigh the pros and cons of four popular file formats for email: JPEG, GIF, PNG, and SVG.
At Litmus Live 2017, we asked the community to share their never-before-seen innovative email hacks—from coding tricks to use in email to tools that can help you improve your day-to-day workflows. Today, we’re making these sessions available to everyone. Read on for tricks and techniques you never thought were possible in email.
In the 94th episode of The Email Design Podcast, Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez react to Gmail announcing native dynamic and interactive email support powered by AMP. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
Gmail announced that it will be adding native support for dynamic and interactive email powered by AMP. We predicted that 2018 will be the year that interactive email goes mainstream, and Google’s news, shared at the AMP Conference 2018 in Amsterdam, might bring us one step closer to making interactive email available to the masses.
It’s rather simple to mess up your email A/B testing and either come to the wrong conclusion or undermine your results completely. Here are 13 recommendations to help you ensure that doesn’t happen to you…
In the 93rd episode of The Email Design Podcast, Kevin Mandeville answers recent questions from the Litmus Community in a rapid fire format, including topics on responsive email templates, fixed positioning on mobile, differences between Outlook desktop rendering on Windows and Mac, and more. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
Getting your emails to look flawless in all popular email clients and devices is a key challenge for many email marketers, especially when expectations for email quality are high and the deadlines tight.
But quality and speed don’t have to be a trade-off. Chris Kaundart shares how Trello uses Litmus to create consistently great email experiences for all subscribers while, at the same time, cutting down production times.
Email designers have long sought to build campaigns for every device. Especially today, when roughly half of all email opens happen on mobile devices, it’s important to design an experience that works well across different form factors. While this used to be a difficult task (and still is for some email clients), media queries can make this task easier.
In the 92nd episode of The Email Design Podcast, Jason Rodriguez interviews fellow co-host Kevin Mandeville about how he got into email development and Litmus’ process behind creating emails. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
In this webinar, we help you set the direction for your email marketing kickoff for the year with our three-point plan of (1) Assessing your email program, (2) Addressing challenges, and (3) Seizing opportunities. Litmus’ Chad White and Bettina Specht discuss each of those points in detail, backing them up with research and advice that will set your team is set up for email success in 2018.