Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating the content graphics, part of Creating a Responsive HTML Email.
Next we're going to create the graphics for the content of the email.…So back in the exercise files let's go to folder two, our templates.…Let's open up contentimages.psd.…Now here we can see multiple sizes of our banner across the top.…We can see multiple sizes of the promo graphics that…are going to be after the main body of the HTML.…Down at the bottom, we can see the icons for the call…out, and the signiture we're going to have after the main concept.…Now to see these sliced properties,…let's come down and choose the slice selection tool.…And let's click on the first one for example.…
We can see we're calling this logo large, the…next one is logo medium, and then logo small.…And you'll also see that we have a large version…of the promo graphics, a medium version and a small version.…Now, if we look back to the responsive designs we're going to be creating,…in the large screen, we have large…graphics for the promos stacked in columns.…We have the individual icons for the callouts above the content.…In the medium size, we still have our…
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- Creating the graphics
- Setting up the base layout structure
- Styling the table rows for the headline, banner, etc.
- Creating buttons
- Adding CSS media queries
- Styling the content
- Incorporating animation and web fonts
- Validating your code
- Testing in various email clients
Skill Level Beginner
Q: What are the sizes of the images used in this course?
Q: This course was updated on 11/26/2013. What changed?
A: We added two new movies to Chapter 5, "Adding HTML5 video into HTML email" and "Encoding and embedding base64 images."
Q: This course was updated on 12/03/2014. What changed?
A: We added one bonus movie, "Using high-definition graphics in your HTML email."