Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video A look at the beginning project, part of Creating a Responsive HTML Email.
(UNKNOWN)…I'll name this my email. Let's open this up.…I'm going to re-size this, move it over to the right hand side of my…screen so you can see the files build as we progress through the project.…Now, inside of that folder, let's create another folder called images.…Once that's created, let's come over to the exercise files.…Let's go inside of folder one.…Starter file.…Let's copy the email, that HTML file to the…my email project folder we created on the desktop.…
Now, to follow along in this course you'll need to be able to edit the HTML code.…On the screen here, I have a series of text…editors that you can download for both Macintosh and Windows.…Some of these are free and some are commercial.…You can also use a graphical editor like Dreamweaver…or something similar as long as you have access…to the HTML code.…Once you have your software ready, let's…open email.html up in your chosen text editor.…Now with this html file opened up in our text editor,…I want to bring your attention to the DOC type at the top.…
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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."