Category: New Features

Introducing StoryPorts Full-Width Emails and Templates

Introducing Full-Width Emails and Templates Around 1999, driven by low-resolution screens and early versions of Outlook, Hotmail, AOL, and Yahoo, the conventional wisdom among email marketing pundits was that emails shouldn’t be much wider than 600 pixels. Since then, 600-pixel wide emails have been the standard. Occasionally over the past 18 years, some progressive email designers have stretched their designs to 750 or even 900 pixels, but not often. In contrast, web and app designers have embraced a world of full-width possibility that can stretch and respond to any screen size. Full-width design has been able to facilitate a beautiful, rich, landscaped experience that defines...

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[Yikes!] IOS 11 will break your emails. Here’s how to fix it.

This week, email marketers everywhere are scrambling to make their templates and emails look great again on iPhones due to a rendering issue ushered in with the release IOS 11. With IOS Mail accounting for about a third of all email opens in the first half of 2017, this issue is a pretty big deal. StoryPorts’ Customers We’re happy to report that StoryPorts’ customers are automatically covered as we were able to deploy a global patch so that any email or template built and published through StoryPorts will render correctly across all iPhone versions. Nothing more for you guys to do! How...

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[New Feature] The World’s First Spotify Player for Email

Music’s Second Digital Revolution In 2016, the U.S. music industry saw its first double-digit growth in almost 20 years as streaming took off. One of the biggest players in the streaming music game is Spotify who had over 160 million active users and 60 million paying subscribers as of July 2017. It was no surprise when Warner Music Group, Sony Music Group, and Universal Music Group all requested that StoryPorts provide them an easy, scalable, and affordable way to embed a Spotify player into email campaigns. Introducing The Spotify Email Widget The Spotify Email Widget supports Albums and Playlists. It is...

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[New Features] The Mars Volta Summer ‘17 Release Highlights

Why is this release named The Mars Volta? The word Volta in the band name, Mars Volta,  was taken from a Fellini book about his films. He called the changing over of a scene, the Volta. Changing of time is exactly what this release is all about. The growth, evolution, and turning of the corner with many updates to the user experience and face of our application. To begin with, you will notice our new dashboard. A single-view look at what is going on in your StoryPorts account. Also, to enrich the user experience, we’ve simplified clickstreams and work...

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[Video] Introducing The Mars Volta: Summer ’17 Release

StoryPorts‘ The Mars Volta Summer ’17 Release brings together exciting new features as well as core architectural and user experience improvements. In this webinar we’ll be showcasing: New Theme Libraries New Week in Review Emails New Dashboard and Navigation Introducting Interactive Email Modules for Beta Countdown Clocks V2 Beta...

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