“Combat tips” for HTML email design, including:
- Hand coding
- Viewing in different email readers
- Testing emails
- Tools and tactics
This guide is a funny, Jitsu-themed intro to HTML email coding and design. You might be skilled in CSS positioning and grids, but coding HTML emails requires some back-to-basics knowledge of web design that you may have forgotten.
Take off that beanie and put down that Zeldman book, you hippie. There are no standards in HTML email. Email programs are all over the place in terms of how they render HTML. You will need to think different. Fight different.