Lyris Connections Blog

Category: Design and Content

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 »

Making the Case for Mobile-Optimized Email: The Strategy

Aug 15, 2014 by

Marketers who leverage mobile marketing at its best will provide unique experiences for consumers, regardless of time or space constraints, in ways that are differentiated, relevant, and intensely personal. It’s a large component of what we at Lyris refer to as connected customer communications. In my last two blogs I discussed the reasons for mobile-optimizing… Read More »

Making the Case for Mobile-Optimized Email: The Options

Jul 07, 2014 by

In my last blog, I provided statistics on the growing mobile market and the importance of optimizing emails for mobile. So now that you know you should, here’s how you can! There are three primary options for making your emails mobile-optimized. Here’s a quick look at how each option works, as well as the pros… Read More »

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