Using Mail Designer 365’s image effects

By 12. September 2017Creative Tools

Mail Designer 365 comes with a selection of built-in effects which you can easily apply to your images. Here’s how you can make the most of them…

How to access image effects in Mail Designer 365

Drag an image into an image area:

 

Use the re-size tools to adjust your image to fit the image area:

Click on your image – notice how this will bring up the ‘Style’ tab on the menu to the right of your page. In this tab you will be able to see the full list of image adjustment effects and filters:

 

Applying filters

Click on your image and the ‘Style’ tab will open. Under ‘Effects’ you will find multiple filters:

To apply a filter, simply check the box next to your chosen filter:

You can also apply more than one filter at once. To do this, just check multiple boxes to create mixed filter effects:

 

Using the image adjustment tools

To adjust your image, click on the image and once again you will see the ‘Style’ tab. Under ‘Adjustments’ you can find multiple effects:

To change an element of your image’s appearance, check the box next to the effect and use the toggle bar to increase or decrease the desired effect:

You can edit as many elements of your image as you like:

 

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A Quick Tour of Mail Designer 365
Layout Blocks
Background
Image Areas
Graphics and Other Objects
Images
Working with Text
Text Styles
Creative Tools
Working with Links and Buttons
Tables
Preview your Design
Optimizing your Template for Mobile
Plain Text
Using Retina Images with your Design
The Inbox View
Teamwork
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