HTML Tricks Update – Hotmail background colours

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To update the details from my recent post “Email HTML tricks, including collapsing tables in Firefox Hotmail” A recent post from Email Design Review has added some brand new cheeky trick to keep us up to date with new Hotmail rules.

Hotmail Backgrounds – very similar to my last one but more definitive actually asks for a style tag and some CSS. Yep seriously it works.
Elliot Ross has found two ids to style that control the width of the email body:
If you give ‘ReadMsgBody’ and ‘ExternalClass’ 100% width you are away.

Go and check out the original article to see the copy and paste-able code on the Email Design Review…read on