Gmail grid view featured images: the great and not-so-great
Now that Gmail grid view in the Promotions tab is finally live, it’s interesting to see how featured images are getting pulled in.
Some are really lovely (although many senders/brands don’t have a verified Google+ page and therefore no logo). Here's an example of a few where the featured image nicely represents the content of the email—especially the Lonely Planet example!
Whereas some are strangely cropped:
And some don’t have featured images at all, despite there being images in the email to choose from:
How long do we think it will take before marketers start including a featured image in their email?
Have you seen any awesome (or terrible) examples of featured images in your Promotions tab grid view?