In the 58th episode of The Email Design Podcast, hosts Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez talk about the latest quirks to come to the Outlook apps, a new fix for the Outlook.com and Office 365 image gap problem, AOL taking over Verizon email accounts, and more. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
A little over a year after Verizon acquired AOL for $4.4 billion, the mobile communications giant has acquired Yahoo for $4.83 billion, driving further consolidation in the webmail space and setting themselves up to push harder into mobile email.
To succeed in this constantly evolving industry, it’s necessary to stay on top of the latest updates—your designs, subscribers, and bottom line count on it. While there were dozens of innovations, we’ve focused on the top 10 email developments of 2015. We hope you find this list helpful as you position your emails for success throughout 2016.
Although Verizon’s $4.4 billion purchase of AOL was all about adding more content, video, and ad generation to the mobile communication company’s distribution platform, the acquisition could transform Verizon into a major email inbox provider, likely to the benefit of email marketers.
Much to our (and some of our customers’) dismay, back in April we announced that we were retiring spam filter testing for Postini. This decision was a result of Postini’s declining popularity and Google discontinuing its support for Postini as a standalone product. Great news—we’ve re-enabled Postini! After some discussions with Google, it appears that […]
Lately quite a few emails in my inbox have what I assume to be an accidental blue border around some (but not all) of the images. Take a look–and never fear! There’s a few ways to prevent unwanted borders on linked images like these ones.