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How Gmail’s New Inbox Is Affecting Open Rates

I wanted to understand the impact of Gmail’s new tabbed inbox, so I dug deep into our database and pulled every delivery to Gmail for the past year and half. That amounts to 12.5 billion emails and more than 2 billion unique opens. It can be difficult to measure small changes in delivery because there …

How Gmail’s New Inbox Actions Work with MailChimp

Preview for How Gmail’s New Inbox Actions Work with MailChimp

If you keep close tabs on your Gmail inbox, you may’ve seen a new option appear with some MailChimp confirmation emails over the last couple days. At this year’s Google I/O, the Gmail team unveiled a cool new feature that presents users with an actionable button without having to open certain emails. Gmail’s new Inbox …

2 hidden ways to use Gmail

Have you ever wished you could quickly and easily setup different email addresses whenever you signup at some new website? For example, we review every single new account at MailChimp. Occasionally, we’ll come across a techie who created an email address like, "mailchimp-techie@example.com" I guess it’s a way to filter all email from us, and …

Gmail Padding Fix for HTML Email Templates

I thought for sure Gmail would fix the cellpadding problem that popped up last November, but I guess they did all that on purpose. Oh well. So we just upgraded our HTML Email template designer to work for Gmail. It uses inline-CSS to add the padding for proper Gmail rendering. In other email programs, where …