Cerberus: A Template that Teaches You to Code Emails

While there are plenty of tools out there that help you draft emails using a friendly interface, your true email potential will always go untapped if you’re not comfortable digging into the code a bit. Since email is largely a self-taught profession – I’ve never met anyone with an email design degree – usually this means

Webinar: Sendwithus 101

Earlier this week, we teamed up with our friends at Mailgun to host a Webinar for a group of newbies looking to take their Mailgun game to the next level. We introduced them to the Sendwithus platform (including a demo), talked thru a few transactional email wins and fails, and learned how to identify a dreaded

Inlining Like It’s 1999

Update: Gmail made some changes in late 2016 to support CSS styles in the header. Inlining is still a good idea, though, since other email clients may still strip style tags. One of the more peculiar frustrations of email development is that many email clients strip out the data in your head tag. This means your CSS has

New Open-Source Template – Meow

In conjunction with our friends over at ZURB, we are excited to unleash the latest template theme for our Open-Source Email Template library: Meow! ZURB is known to be the best for responsive emails, due to their Foundation for Emails framework that ensures that even with customization, your emails will look amazing on nearly any device. Starting with

Implementing Two-Factor Authentication

What is two-factor authentication and why should you care? It is no surprise that security is a hot topic when building a modern web application. As the CEO of Ashley Madison could probably tell you, having your account stolen is not only annoying, it can be downright embarrassing. Having just a password is no longer

Your New Email Super Power: Device Testing With Litmus

We’ve been working on a killer new upgrade to Sendwithus that will improve your experience creating, updating, and testing your emails. It will also help you better understand your customers’ experience. Last year, we rolled out the side-by-side code editor/preview, along with click-to-scroll functionality that finds the line of code responsible for any element you

Service Incident Report

Incident Report: Email Delays, Sept 20 and 23, 2015 Earlier this week there were two service incidents that impacted Sendwithus customers. The first began at 2:32 am Sunday, September 20, and the second at 6:14 am Wednesday, September 23. Both incidents lasted just over eight hours each. During these periods, Sendwithus customers saw significantly increased