1,2,3…go! With these marketing tips, your next event newsletter will stand out from the crowd. Off to perfect start…

By | Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Sales Tips, Tutorials

Aufmacher_BlogThe grass is growing, the sun is shining, and the grill is warming up – it’s time to promote your summer and sporting events! Today, we would like show you how to overcome your Inner Email Grouch with Mail Designer Pro. With these invitation newsletters tips, you’ll make your mark.

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Why creating newsletters with Retina resolution pays – 3 tips to keep your Mails sharp

By | Images, Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Tips, Tutorials

Flashback – Close your eyes. Can you remember the smartphone you had 5-6 years ago? You know, those times when you strolled around the city while surfing the web on your iPhone with 3GS? Back then, an iPhone had a measly resolution of only 480×320 pixels. Now hop back into the time machine! In the meantime, the iPhone 6s Plus has reached a whopping resolution of 1920×1080 pixels! Smartphone screens have become so much sharper, quicker, and more sensitive. Whether you’re carrying an iPhone 6s, a Nexus 6 or a Galaxy 7, the pixel density is so high that you’ll hardly believe your eyes.

This is even more reason why your mobile friendly newsletters need to stay crisp and sharp, down to the last detail. Here are 3 Mail Designer Pro tips to help you achieve just that:


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Does your Mail have enough attitude? 7 Mail Designer tips to make your newsletter the next top model!

By | Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Tips, Tutorials, What's new in Mail Designer Pro

Digital mailboxes are the catwalk for today’s email marketers. You only have a short time to make an impression for your Spring SALE or your up-coming event. It’s time to get your email design into shape! These 7 Mail Designer tips are sure to make your next campaign a hit!


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Must-know facts for iPhone 6s email design. Create perfect responsive Designs for Peek and Pop

By | Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Tutorials

The mobile opening rate for emails has increased by 30% within the past 5 years. Far more than half of all newsletters are being read while on the go. It’s even more likely that your newsletter will first be previewed in quick scan mode on a mobile device than comfortably clicked and opened by the recipient from his/her personal Mac while sipping a peppermint tea.

For companies who rely on newsletters, this realistic scenario of recipients checking their emails on an iPhone can be compared to an action game where every newsletter has to battle to survive in the inbox. And as we know, in the end, only the strongest survive.

Mobile features, such as the new 3D Touch experience on the iPhone 6s, increasing resolutions, and expanding screen sizes, put an even greater importance on the details and content of your newsletters. With a short Peek and Pop, iPhone 6s users can quickly preview your Mails, without completely opening them. Yet another reason to be sure your newsletter Designs make a solid and convincing first impression.

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GET CREATIVE – use GIFs in your Newsletters

By | Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Tips, Tutorials

Those „oldschool“ animated GIFs have recently had a real come-back in the social media realm. There’s nothing better for getting their attention!  Your recipients will be amazed to see such “moving” newsletters from you.

Animated GIFs are super easy to add to your Mail Designs. You can find a whole set of animated GIFs in your Mail Designer Pro Graphics-Palette, ready to bring your newsletters to life. You want to create your own GIF animations for Mail Designer? Here’s how!

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Mail Designer Pro version 2.2 — optimize your design ideas for the newest wearables and Apple Watch

By | Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Tips, Tutorials, What's new in Mail Designer Pro

Are your newsletters really ready for the Apple Watch?

With the Mail Designer Pro 2.2 update, you can optimize your email design ideas for the newest wearables. Sit back and watch on how you can improve your email design in wearable technology!

Here we go…discover the new features!

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Font-Mania – Install stylish web-Fonts and use as Headlines

By | Layout, Mail Designer Pro, Tutorials

How much do you think about your web fonts for email design and its overall result?

Are you a big fan of the modest Helvetica font? Or do you prefer a cooler look with Droid Sans?

Regardless of your current preference, Mail Designer Pro makes it possible to realize your own personal style and creativity by offering more than 500 web fonts for your newsletters. Give them a try! You may just end up with a new favourite.

Gimme 500 – Install fonts

Before you use the additional web fonts, you’ll need to install them. To do this, choose a text area in your newsletter layout.

• Select the font type in the text bubble
• Then choose the web font
• Now click on “Download Fonts”

Depending on how good your internet connection is, it could take a while before all the fonts download. However, once downloaded, you now have access to all these delightful fonts for email design.

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