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Does image file size in emails effect deliverability?

In trying to find info on image file size best practices, I found a few things. ExactTarget will not host an image file over 200KB. That’s not an issue for us as we use a CDN, but something to keep … Continue reading

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AmpScript loops

Loops FOR loop %%[ FOR @i = 1 TO 9 DO ]%% Number: %%=v(@i)=%% %%[ NEXT @i ]%%

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AmpScript landing page

Landing Pages Link from Email to landing page. Insert Landing Page ID between [default] tags. Click <a conversion=”false” alias=”here” title=”here” href=”%%microsite_base_url[default]3156318[/default]%%”>here</a> to go to the landing page. %%=ContentAreaByName(“my contents\Fuel Like a Pro\ET_Test”)=%%

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AmpScript date

Date //This will show the current Date and Time, plus 14 days::::: %%[ VAR @currentSystemTime SET @currentSystemTime = DateAdd(Now() ,”14″,”D”) ]%% hello %%=v(@currentSystemTime)=%% ————————- // This will add a number to another number pulled from a field %%=Add([POSTAL_CODE],300)=%% ————————- // … Continue reading

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AmpScript external content

External Content: %%httpget “http://targetbase.com/images/common/nav_logo.jpg”%% %%httpget “http://gatorade-emails.s3.amazonaws.com/[FIRST_NAME].txt”%% %%=GetPortfolioItem(“example.gif”)=%% %%=ContentArea(“24642”)=%% %%=Image(“joescrabshack”,”DefaultImage”)=%% %%=treatascontent(HTTPGet(“http://gatorade-emails.s3.amazonaws.com/fuel-like-a-pro/ET_Decline_Form.html”))=%% Set @content = HTTPGet(“http://www.example.com/”)

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