Lyris Connections Blog

Category: Design and Content

Email Marketing is Evolving — Is your Company Taking Advantage?

Nov 17, 2014 by

The ways in which people interact with brands is changing rapidly, but the expectation of the consumer for brands to “get it right, everywhere and always” is a demand that is just about reaching boiling point. As marketers, I fear that many of us are playing catch-up. If we think about it though, these demands… Read More »

It’s Time to Fix CSS Support in Email

Nov 05, 2014 by

How much time do you spend coding, hacking, and generally pulling your hair out over email clients that break your emails? Way too much time I’m guessing! This is why I joined forces with Ros Hodgekiss from Campaign Monitor, Colin Nederkoorn from Customer.io, and Justin Khoo from FreshInbox to present “CSS Support in Email: The… Read More »

This is How I Design an Email

Sep 24, 2014 by

Just as there is more than one way to skin a cat, there is also more than one way to design and code an email. I’ve been designing, coding, and generally mucking around with email for over eight years now, and like many email marketers, I learned this age old craft on the job, as… Read More »

More Great Examples of Dynamic Content — and Why you Should Use it!

Sep 18, 2014 by

Earlier this week I published a blog about personalizing emails with dynamic content, and provided a couple of examples. Now I’d like to share a few more. But first, let me remind you why you should be using dynamic content in the first place. The potential is huge I believe that the email marketing industry… Read More »

The Anatomy of a Startup Email Design

Aug 20, 2014 by

I’ve been receiving a lot of emails from startups recently and noticed that they are surprisingly good at email design. So let’s take a look at the anatomy of a startup email design. Cool logo Obviously the first thing every startup needs is an über cool-looking logo that’s fun and funky, yet sophisticated and professional.… Read More »

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