Markup And Formatting

Headings Header one Header two Header three Header four Header five Header six Blockquotes Single line blockquote: Stay hungry. Stay foolish. Multi line blockquote with a cite reference: People think focus means saying yes to the thing you’ve got to focus on. But that’s not what it means at all. It means saying no to the hundred other good ideas…

Cutting edge email design

I was recently a keynote speaker at a European email summit in Amsterdam and was asked to talk about “Cutting edge email design”. Whilst researching emails for this event it struck me that one man’s junk can be another man’s treasure. The reason I say this is because it depends on your role or skill set as to what you…

Email Analysis: Homebase

Welcome to the second instalment of my email analysis series! For this weeks review, I’ve picked out a Homebase email from my inbox. To view the full email click here. First Impressions My first impressions of this email were very good. I enjoy the Homebase colour scheme, the contrast of the orange and green works well for me. The email…

How to design an email using Sketch

Sketch by Bohemian Coding has been gaining popularity steadily since its release and is now on its third iteration. Many very large and well know companies such as facebook, Google, Dropbox and Twitter all have designers which use Sketch now. Sketch is a great graphics app for a number of key reasons. Firstly it is a vector graphics app so…