Email Marketing

How to Make Your Emails Bulletproof

If you’ve been in the email development field for a while, you might have heard the word “bulletproof” thrown around. Developers often use the term in conjunction with an email element, such as a bulletproof button. But what makes an email element bulletproof? And how do you code a bulletproof element? What Does ‘Bulletproof’ Mean? … Continue reading “How to Make Your Emails Bulletproof”

A Day in the Life: Gangsta Rap and Email Design

A day in the life of an email marketer or email developer – what does that entail, exactly? Earlier this summer, we ran a contest where we asked our customers and followers to share their Email on Acid story. We received a ton of great responses and we look forward to continued feedback from our … Continue reading “A Day in the Life: Gangsta Rap and Email Design”

Email Marketing Inspiration: July 2018

Was anyone else’s inbox overloaded with “Christmas in July” emails last month? It felt like every retail email campaign hopped on that bandwagon. With that in mind, we wanted to give props to a few emails that didn’t focus on that odd, summertime holiday. We’ve compiled them here for our latest installment of email marketing … Continue reading “Email Marketing Inspiration: July 2018”

How Inbox Pros Used Email Testing to Improve Clients’ Email Deliverability and ROI

Email marketers know that email testing can be a crucial part of brand reputation, but did you know email testing is also an important factor in email deliverability? The experts at Inbox Pros know this all too well. “We needed a system that would help us review how [clients’] emails were rendering, so we could … Continue reading “How Inbox Pros Used Email Testing to Improve Clients’ Email Deliverability and ROI”

A Look Inside Our Team’s Email Workflow

Creating emails can be tricky; there are a lot of features to test and many pitfalls waiting for you. That’s why having a solid email workflow is an invaluable part of any email production process. At Email on Acid we pride ourselves on our extensive knowledge of email marketing and development. People look to us as … Continue reading “A Look Inside Our Team’s Email Workflow”

Email Marketing Inspiration: June 2018

What did your June 2018 inbox look like? Ours was filled with email marketing campaigns about Father’s Day, summertime specials, and of course, World Cup madness. We’ve gathered some of our favorite emails from last month and compiled them here for a bit of email marketing inspiration. Let us know what you think of these … Continue reading “Email Marketing Inspiration: June 2018”

How to Grow and Maintain Your Email List [Twitter Chat Recap]

The basis of any successful email marketing campaign is a healthy and engaged subscriber list. Without this, your campaigns will continually underperform and – even worse – land in the spam folder. Although it’s such an important part of email marketing, building a healthy email list isn’t the simplest task. That’s why we decided to … Continue reading “How to Grow and Maintain Your Email List [Twitter Chat Recap]”

Email Marketing Inspiration: May 2018

May 2018 was a busy month for email marketers; we had a holiday weekend, the start of a summer email season and of course, the GDPR rollout. Here at Email on Acid, we also unveiled out our new website design (in case you hadn’t noticed). With the busy month behind us and a hectic summer … Continue reading “Email Marketing Inspiration: May 2018”

10 Email Newsletter Mistakes Marketers Should Avoid

Creating a successful email newsletter is quite an undertaking for a marketer. There’s content, design, send frequency, and subscriber lists to consider. Then, once you’ve done all that work, you need to test the design and make sure your code doesn’t break somewhere in the process. And of course, after you send the newsletter, there … Continue reading “10 Email Newsletter Mistakes Marketers Should Avoid”

What Makes an Award-Winning Email Design?

Earlier this year, more than 200 entrants competed in The Best Email Design Hunt 2017, a contest organized by EmailMonks and sponsored by Email on Acid. With the winner crowned and celebrations over, we sat down with Sarah Magnone, graphic designer and member of the winning email team from Tough Mudder, to talk email inspiration, … Continue reading “What Makes an Award-Winning Email Design?”

GDPR Resources for Email Marketers

Find all the information you need about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how you can prepare for the rollout on May 25, 2018.

What’s New with Gmail and What Does the Future Hold?

Discover what’s new with the latest Gmail update and what email developers and marketers can expect further down the pipeline.

Email Development Best Practices

Save time and send better emails with these best practices for email development and design.

Free MailChimp Template for Your Summer Email Campaigns

Download this free MailChimp template that you can use in your summertime email campaigns.

What Is a Plain Text Email and When Should I Use One?

When email marketers sit down to create an email, they’re often crafting a designed, HTML message that includes punchy graphics, bold fonts, bright colors, and hyperlinks. And let’s face it – we talk a lot about HTML emails on this blog and how you can code them to look beautiful. But there’s another world of email out there. … Continue reading “What Is a Plain Text Email and When Should I Use One?”

A Few of Our Favorite Free Email Tools

The
Email on Acid team dishes about their favorite free email tools and resources. 

Developing Email Content for Subscribers with ADHD

Learn why it’s important to consider ADHD when developing email and how you can create content that is ADHD-friendly. 

What Is Email Engagement and How Do I Measure It?

Learn which metrics you should use to measure your email campaign’s success. 

We Now Support Embedded Images

We are excited to announce that we now support embedded images in our email testing suite! Preview how your image-blocking workaround is displaying in every email client and device before you send.

Open Rate Optimization: Always Be Testing!

We’ve reached the final blog in our series of Open Rate Optimization. With over 1.9 billion non-SPAM emails being sent every day, your subject lines is what stands between your email being opened or trashed. It is your first (and perhaps only) chance to make an impression and improve your open rates. So how do you nail down killer subject lines? By A/B testing your way to creating captivating openers.