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Introducing MailChimp’s Email Template Reference

When first I started working at MailChimp four years ago, I had never even coded an HTML email. Sure, I’d been involved in web design since the late ’90s, but emails are a different beast altogether. The learning curve was steep, in large part because documentation on the "art" of HTML email was scattered at …

Keep High-Density Displays from Uglifying Your Emails

High pixel density displays are becoming more and more common, with Apple’s Retina display available on the iPhone 4S, iPad 3, and now the MacBook Pro, and also showing up in devices such as the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. There’s no denying that these new-era displays are gorgeous, but they’re not without fault: high-density displays can …

Using Media Queries To Improve Readability

Back at the beginning of February, I put up a post about MailChimp’s addition of support for media queries. In the example I gave in that post I briefly touched on the thought that, using a media query, you could bump up your email’s text size. People showed interest in that idea alone, so let’s …

Templates for the Holidays

The holiday season is in full swing, and with Christmas and Hanukkah fast-approaching it seems like a good time to highlight some of our related templates. With over 30 holiday-themed templates to choose from, we’ve got you covered whether you’re sending out party invitations, selling some of the season’s most anticipated toys, or just sending …

Black Friday Templates and Tools

With Thanksgiving coming up this week, we’re all taking time to reflect on what we’ve got to be happy about and thankful for. And after all of that reflecting, eating, and napping is done, many people dust off their kevlar body armor, hockey helmets, grab their favorite spiked clubs, and put on their trampling shoes, …