2018 Litmus Live Boston – Responsive Background Images



Whereoware headed to 2018 Litmus Live Boston this week, where our  Lead Technical Marketer, Chris Grouge, presented a session on 100% responsive background images.

We had a great time networking and collaborating with such a brilliant group of email professionals and industry experts. Jam-packed with worthwhile workshops, in-depth breakout sessions, knowledgeable speakers, and awesome attendees, this year’s Litmus Live was one to remember. We can’t wait to put into action the real-world advice and best practices we absorbed.

To all you fellow email nerds who attended, we hope you enjoyed Chris’ presentation on Developing Better Emails With Background Images. Relive the experience and download the presentation slides and get his code snippet, via the webform.

For those who missed it, are you feeling a little FOMO? Don’t worry. Read more about what Chris covered and get the inside scoop on how to create more flexibility in your email designs, ensure a smoother customer experience, and enhance email performance and results with 100% responsive background images.

Responsive Background Image

Developing Better Emails with Background Images

Struggling with poorly cropped images, misaligned text, and a sea of extra whitespace when using background images in your email? Find out how we battled responsive background images with live text overlay and won. Learn how to use traditional table-based structures, Outlook conditional comments, and CSS to build the 100% responsive, background image-based email you’ve been searching for.

Discover step by step how to successfully code background images that are 100% responsive on mobile, work 100% of the time on Outlook, and display the appropriate fallback options, when needed. Gain confidence that your background images will render across all email clients, through our trial and error guide.

Using Chris’s tips and tricks you’ll learn the all about:

  1. Common pitfalls when building background images and tactics to trouble shoot them
  2. The resources needed to build 100% responsive background images and how they work
  3. An easy step-by-step guide on how to replicate our process to implement fully responsive background images with text overlay into your email builds

Get ready to battle your background images and build better emails. Download the slides!