Email Design

Our Favorite Emails from November 2018

When we started pulling together our favorite emails from November, we realized an interesting trend: Most of our favorites were not related to Black Friday or Cyber Monday. I think, like many email marketers and consumers, we were a bit tired of all the holiday hullaballoo. As this study from Omnisend points out, Black Friday … Continue reading “Our Favorite Emails from November 2018”

Email Marketing Inspiration: October 2018

Don’t worry: This month’s email marketing roundup won’t be dedicated entirely to Halloween emails. You can’t blame us for including a few, though! We saw some creative messages last month that took advantage of the spooky season, but we also saw some excellent emails that announced a new product or offering. If you’re getting ready … Continue reading “Email Marketing Inspiration: October 2018”

How We Created Our Interactive Scrolling Halloween Email

We sent a scrolling Halloween email featuring a person on a journey to deliver an email. This article goes into the nuts and bolts of creating this email. 

Email Marketing Inspiration: September 2018

Don’t you love a good subject line? We sure do. This month’s email marketing inspiration roundup is brought to you by fantastic subject lines. We had so many land in our inbox this month – it fills us with the email warm and fuzzies. Let us know what you think of these emails or share … Continue reading “Email Marketing Inspiration: September 2018”

Email Marketing Inspiration: August 2018

Ah, the sunny days of summer are starting to wind down and with them, summer email marketing campaigns. Who’s ready for autumn? Last month, we saw plenty of emails that were saying goodbye to the season and getting us excited for changing trees and snowy mountains. Others, though, were clinging on to the sunshine and … Continue reading “Email Marketing Inspiration: August 2018”

6 Brilliant Email Newsletter Designs to Inspire Your Next Campaign

This blog post was written by Filza Naveed, a content marketing specialist with ContactMonkey. Special thanks to Filza and ContactMonkey for sharing their newsletter inspiration with us! Don’t you love reading email newsletters with on-point design and copy? Whether you’re a B2C marketer creating an email newsletter design to wow your list of subscribers, or an internal communications professional … Continue reading “6 Brilliant Email Newsletter Designs to Inspire Your Next Campaign”

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”

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”

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”

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?”

A Few of Our Favorite Free Email Tools

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

Email Marketing Mistakes that Drive Us Crazy

There are a lot of pitfalls in email marketing, but some are easier to avoid than others. Learn which mistakes make us unsubscribe.

Don’t Worry Video in Email Still Supported in iOS 11

Although the first beta of iOS 11 seemed to have dropped support for video in email, support for video is back in the latest version. 

CSS Targeting for AOL Mail

If your design needs some tweaking in Aol Mail, here are two techniques you can use to target your fixes just for this email client. 

The New Yahoo! Mail and How to Target It

Yahoo! Mail just released an update. Learn what’s changed and how to target the Yahoo! Mail email client in your designs. 

The Basics of Email Design

Have you ever wondered why can’t you use the same fancy design in your email templates as on your website? This post will explain the basics and some limitations of email design. 

Media Queries Demystified: CSS Min-Width and Max-Width

Media queries can be tough to master.

In this article, I’ll attempt to break it down in a way that makes it simpler to understand.

9 Essential Design Elements of a Conversion-Driven Template

You A/B test your subject line, toil over every word in the text of your email and segment your list to the T, but what are you doing to optimize your email’s layout? The design aesthetic of your email template are just as critical as the words you use. So let’s take a look at nine design elements that will help to boost your bottom line.

What Email Marketers MUST Know about Inbox by Gmail

All the new changes Google has made in the last year has left email marketers, designers and developers on a roller coaster of emotions, bracing themselves for Google’s next update.

Well folks, it’s here, and its name is Inbox.