Enthusiasm for interactive email is at an all-time high, with marketers declaring interactive emails the biggest email design trend of 2018. Marketers are right to be excited. However, email’s disruptive evolution from static message to mailable microsite presents many challenges.
Every year leading up to our conferences, we hold a Golden Ticket Giveaway. It’s our way of giving the community a chance to score free tickets to Litmus Live. Just as the Golden Ticket contest has become a tradition at Litmus, so has the email that announces it. Learn what we did this year, and who the lucky winners are.
Marketers are very excited about the prospect of leveraging AMP to easily create interactive experiences for their audiences. But marketers’ excitement isn’t the only factor that will influence the adoption of AMP for Email. In fact, there are some major hurdles that might hinder marketers from even getting started with creating AMP-powered emails.
Every year at Litmus Live, we identify the biggest challenges facing the industry and invite the brilliant email marketers that are facing those challenges to share their hard-won insights with attendees. Topics run the gamut from workflows and email creation to strategy, automation, communication, and more.
Here’s a sneak peak at what we’re planning for Litmus Live 2018.
Gmail released its major redesign today, bringing a whole set of brand new features to its users’ inboxes. But are there any changes that will impact email marketers? We’ve got the rundown.
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.
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.
So far, interactivity seems to be the playing field of big-name brands. For small email teams or email beginners, interactivity still seems out of reach. But it doesn’t have to be! The secret is to start small. Here are six simple interactive elements that you can add to your emails today, brought to you by Alice Li from Shutterstock.
In the 85th episode of The Email Design Podcast, Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez discuss Apple Mail sometimes not loading the last image of an email, accessibility in email, an interactive checkout Black Friday email, and more. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.