Designing Your Email for Mobile Devices

25/07/2009 EmailVision

“Many consumers are using mobile devices more than ever. They’ve done something on their mobile device whether its sending a text message, surfing the Internet, or checking email.

So is your business addressing the needs of your mobile customers? I’ve researched and found some things you can be doing today to make your email a bit more mobile-friendly, that is, make it look better on your recipient’s mobile devices.

Here are a few things to think about when creating your emails, if you have recipients who might be reading emails on their mobile devices.

Don’t Make them Download the Rest of Message – Your message might get truncated if it is too big. If it is too big your recipient might be prompted to “download the rest of the message”.

I’m sure many of your recipients check email on their mobile device to make sure things are not blowing up at the office and they probably save the marketing messages until they get to their computer, so you’ll want to avoid running the risk of them not seeing your entire message or worse, deleting it…Read on for 6 more tips for designing your email for mobile devices