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 83rd episode of The Email Design Podcast, Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez answer recent questions from the Litmus Community in a rapid fire format, including topics on designing in the browser, media query support on Android, bulletproof buttons, and more. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
In the 77th episode of The Email Design Podcast, Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez examine email rendering in iOS 11, break down the return of media query support to the Outlook apps, introduce a new reset for overriding Gmail blue links, and more. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
With iOS Mail accounting for about a third of all email opens, updates to the iPhone family and changes to the mobile operating system and its email client can make a big difference to the email world.
We’ve taken a close look at iOS 11 and Apple’s preview of iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and iPhone X. Here’s what email marketers, designers, and developers need to know.
Gmail is a headache for people who make and send email. A major update to the Gmail rendering engine rolled out support for embedded styles and media queries. However, post-update there still remains a lot of rendering fragmentation, causing a lot of confusion in the email community.
In this webinar, Product Manager and resident email hacker Kevin Mandeville provides a detailed walk through Gmail rendering, covering key aspects of the update.
As an email designer, it’s your job to build the best subscriber experience, both in form and in function. This means optimizing for an email world that is constantly evolving. It’s crucial to stay on top of the latest updates in the email world, especially when those changes—like new apps and updates to HTML and CSS support—can affect your carefully designed campaigns. Stay up to date with the 2017 State of Email Report, designed to help you build better email in 2017.
Email Design Podcast #35: Windows 10 Mail Rendering, Gmail Rollout Updates, and Image Blocking in Email
In the 35th episode of The Email Design Podcast, hosts Kevin Mandeville and Jason Rodriguez break down Windows 10 Mail rendering, the latest on Gmail’s rollout of <style> and media queries, and image blocking in email. Be sure to follow along and join in the discussion on Twitter using #EmailDesignPodcast.
Update: Gmail Rolls Out Support for Responsive Design, Improved Font Styling + CSS for Accessibility
Email designers, it’s time to rejoice. Gmail is changing—big time. On August 31, 2016, Gmail began supporting the CSS property display: none;. And today, Gmail announced they will begin supporting <style> and media queries later this month.
So, Gmail made a fairly big announcement, with potentially huge implications for the email design industry. Tune in as Kevin and Jason discuss the surprising news from the Gmail camp.
CSS inlining is crucial for building bulletproof emails. In this actionable webinar, Kevin Mandeville, Litmus’ own email design extraordinaire (and the guy who embedded a live Twitter feed in an email!), takes you through the CSS inlining process from start to finish. He explores exactly what inline CSS is and why it’s essential for creating bulletproof HTML emails that look great everywhere.