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Email Coding Guidelines

Coding HTML emails is a beast of its own with lots of differences from coding web pages. In this presentation, Rémi will share a few coding guidelines to make your emails code cleaner and work as good as possible in Gmail, Apple Mail and other mail clients.

About The Session

  • Speaking: Rémi Parmentier
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Email Coding Guidelines

Coding HTML emails is a beast of its own with lots of differences from coding web pages. In this presentation, I’ll share a few coding guidelines that will give you a better comprehension to make your emails code cleaner and work as good as possible.

This presentation will cover the most up to date email coding best practices. This includes the following points:

  • Use an HTML5 doctype.
  • When to use <table>s for layout.
  • Make an email work without <style>.
  • Prefer modern styles over ancient HTML attributes.
  • Use padding or margin for spacing.
  • Improve the accessibility of your email.

About The Speaker

Rémi Parmentier is a french front-end developer working at his own small web development agency, Tilt Studio. Rémi runs workshops, gives talks and writes articles on his blog to help others code better HTML emails. Rémi also likes Game Boy consoles and Jurassic Park.
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