Top 12 Features From the Classic Editor & How to Do Them With Our Drag and Drop Editor
First things first, the Classic Editor does not create responsive emails. Period. Our Drag and Drop Editor does. Aside from being responsive, you can accomplish the same things you were able to in the Classic Editor. Following are the top 12 things done in the Classic Editor and how to do them in the Drag and Drop Editor. 1. Adding Blocks Adding blocks in the Drag and Drop Editor is
How do I insert a link to Google+ into my email?
Benchmark Email makes it very easy for you to insert social media icons into your email. To insert a Google+ icon into an email: In Step 4 of the email editor, click on the Edit icon for the section you would like to place the icon in. Click the specific location you would like the icon to appear. Under the Insert Social Media Elements toolbox on the left side of
Social Media September 5, 2019
Resize images from the Drag and Drop Editor
If you have an image, you’d like to use for an email campaign but would want to make alterations to it before using it you can use our Image Editor to crop, add text or change the style. To resize images in the Drag and Drop Editor, you’ll need first to drag and drop an image block or click on the browse for a file option within the image block.
General questions February 12, 2020
Does Benchmark Email track opens on smartphones?
Yes! A small, invisible graphic is embedded in the bottom of your HTML email. This tracker, sometimes called an "open tracker" or "web beacon," is unique to each campaign that you send out. Anytime someone opens your email, the open-tracker image is downloaded from our server. We monitor when the image has been downloaded and this is how your "opens" are tracked. Regardless if the email is opened in an
Reports March 26, 2019
How do I create a border for an image using Code View?
Once an image has been inserted into an email block, you can add a border around it by manipulating the Code View options for that block. Note: This requires working knowledge of HTML and mishandling could result in unwanted and permanent changes to your newsletter. To create a border for an image: Click on the Edit icon for the block containing the image. On the left panel, click the button.
Drag & Drop Editor September 6, 2019
Why does my layout appear differently in Internet Explorer and Firefox when I’ve used multiple images?
When multiple images are inserted, your campaign can appear differently in Internet Explorer and Firefox when the align option is used. It can be helpful to use the align option when working with a small image that you want on one side of the campaign or when you want text to wrap around to the other side. It is best to avoid the align option if you are not working
What happens to my email if I delete an image from the library?
Once an image is deleted from the image gallery, the image in the email will no longer display. This is because images in emails need to be hosted to be accessible online and if you delete the image, there will no longer be a source. There is a small chance that the image is cached by the ISP, computer, or browser and the image can be displayed in the email
Image Gallery August 6, 2018
I want to create a link in my email. How do I get the URL for this?
Placing links from websites, blogs or PDFs into your email campaign means that you are referencing the URL or web address for the page where the content is stored. An example of a URL is http://www.benchmarkemail.com/. When your campaign is opened, the URL will direct subscribers to the desired page once the link is clicked. The content needs to already be online before it can have a URL. To get
General questions March 8, 2019
Am I able to copy an image from a PDF file?
Yes, you can copy an image from your PDF file. Please follow these steps: Click on the image to select it on your screen. Right-click the selected image and choose Copy. (Mac users press Ctrl-click.) Open an image application such as Microsoft Paint and paste your image into it. Save the file onto your computer. Upload the image into your Benchmark Email Image Gallery.
Templates & Editor March 16, 2021
Can I convert my PDF into an image?
There are ways to convert your PDF into an image that you can use in your emal campaign. However, Benchmark Email advises against this as it could cause delivery problems that often occur when sending an image-only email. You may want to provide a link to your PDF in your email so that your contacts may still access the information.
Integrations March 11, 2021