How to pin elements

With Mail Designer 365, you can pin an element to ensure that it stays in place while you resize the image area.

First, choose an element that you want to stay in place. This can be an image or even a text object within an image area.

With the pinning tool, select where you want to pin your element.

You have several options. You can pin it on the…

Top left:

Top center:

Top right:

Middle left:

Middle center:

Middle right:

Bottom left:

Bottom center:

Bottom right:

When you pin an item, it makes sure that the specific element stays in place while your resize the image area. For example, we pinned the “DISCOVER” label.  

If you do not pin the element, then there is a chance that the element may not be entirely visible once you resize the entire image area or layout block.


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A Quick Tour of Mail Designer 365
Layout Blocks
Image Areas
Graphics and Other Objects
Working with Text
Text Styles
Creative Tools
Image Effects
Working with Links and Buttons
Preview your Design
Optimizing your Template for Mobile
Plain Text
Using Retina Images with your Design
The Inbox View
Preparing your Design for Sending
Setting Up Mail Designer 365 for Sending
Send via Mail Designer 365
Advanced Design Techniques
Sharing your Designs
HTML Export
Exporting a Design to MailChimp
Exporting a Design to Campaign Monitor
Appendix: Compatibility
Appendix: Keyboard Shortcuts
Advanced Design Techniques