Adding Animated GIFs to your Email
Enhance your emails by adding animated gifs and engage with your subscribers, by sharing more entertaining visual content. Begin creating amazing email campaigns! Please note that the process to add animated GIFs to your email will begin in the ‘Step 3 Editor’ part of creating an email. To add a GIF to your email, follow the steps below: In your email template, click on the image section and click on
Image Gallery March 21, 2019
How do I insert a video into my emails?
To insert a video into your emails, you can use a video you've placed in your Benchmark Email Video Gallery or by using the url of videos in YouTube, Wistia or Vimeo. Here's how you do it: Drag the Video block from the available Blocks on the left side of the Editor to the portion of the email you'd like to place the video in. Now, click on Link to
Edit Images in the Image Gallery
In addition to being able to edit images in the email editor, you can also edit images from within the image gallery. The image gallery allows you to resize, crop, add stickers or add filters to your images. If make any changes to one image it will create and save as a new image, your original image will remain unchanged. To edit images see instructions below: Log into your Benchmark
Sharing Images or Videos with Sub Accounts
Not only can you share email layouts and contact list, you can also share images and videos with your Sub- Accounts. Please see the instructions below: Log in to your Benchmark account. From your Username, select Image Gallery. Choose the images you would like to share. Now, click on the Share to Sub-Account option. Select the Sub-Account you would like to share the image(s) with. Then click Share. You’ve shared
General questions March 8, 2019
How do I add an image to my Image Gallery?
You can upload images directly into the image gallery instead of the email editors provided. To add images directly into the Image Gallery, please use the following instructions Log into your Benchmark Email account. Click on the account dropdown and then select Image Gallery. Click Upload Image and, click Browse for an Image. Select the image you wish to upload Click on the Open option. Your images will
Image Gallery February 20, 2019
How do I upload a video into my Video Gallery?
First things first, Benchmark Email does not host videos. You can, however, embed videos to your Video Gallery. You can embed videos from Youtube, Blip.tv, Vimeo and Wistia. According to Litmus adding a video to your email can increase site visits by up to 200-300%! It is important to note, that while you can embed a video to your email the video itself will not play from the email. Due
Image Gallery June 25, 2019
How do I get the URL for an image in my Image Gallery?
To get an image URL from the Image Gallery, follow the steps below: Click on the Image Gallery option from your user menu. Click on the image you want the URL for. Then, click the More options icon and select Copy URL. You also can click on Preview, and get the URL from the direction bar. If you need to get the image URL for an image outside
Image Gallery February 25, 2019
How to edit the alignment of an image in the editor?
Our Drag and Drop editor offers different image blocks for your image needs. When your image is placed in your campaign you may want to use the alignment options to move images to one side of a campaign or to the edge of the email. In this FAQ you will learn how to align your images within your email campaign using the Drag and Drop editor. Image Block
Templates & Editor February 25, 2019
What is an Image URL and how do I find the Image URL for an image I want to use in Benchmark Email?
You don’t need to upload your images to your Benchmark account to use them in your campaigns, although we do recommend using the image gallery when possible. To use a photo stored outside of Benchmark Email, you will need to get the image URL (web address), which almost always ends with JPG, GIF, PNG or BMP. Keep in mind that the image URL does not usually match the web address
Image Gallery March 28, 2019
How do I find the file size and dimensions for images?
In order to check the size and dimensions of an image on your computer or on a webpage, follow these steps: On a webpage: Hold your mouse cursor over the desired image. Right-click the image. Select View Image Info for Mozilla Firefox users or View Properties for Internet Explorer users. If you are using other browsers, you will have to save the image in your documents to be able to