An important distinction we make at MailChimp is the difference between our templates vs. campaigns. Learn more about when to use each.
Learn about image requirements for templates, so images display as expected in your campaigns.
Reuse a campaign layout in MailChimp so you don't have to design your campaign from scratch.
Upload a ZIP file to create a campaign from the Templates step of the Campaign Builder.
In this article, you'll learn how to switch templates and recover any lost content.
If you use Mail Designer for Mac, integrate Mail Designer with MailChimp, so you can create your own campaign design and save it as a template.
In some of our predesigned Themes templates, we include a Twitter icon with a Follow us on Twitter link in the sidebar or the footer.
Learn how to create editable content areas with MailChimp's Template Language in your custom-coded template.
When coding custom templates with MailChimp's template language, set declarations within your CSS code to define areas that can be styled from the Design step of the Campaign Builder.
When creating custom email templates with MailChimp's email template language, there are some basic guidelines you should follow. These guidelines are intended
If you've saved a template or imported an HTML file to the Saved Templates page in your account, you can export an HTML file of that template to your computer.
Create, customize, reuse and share templates in MailChimp and use our template language in your custom HTML to create editable and repeatable content areas.
Many of our pre-designed Themes templates include repeatable, hideable, or Drag and Drop content blocks. To code your own template, use our Template Language.
Template image requirements vary based on the template you're using.
Since every email client renders HTML differently, MailChimp templates are designed using generally well-received code to help make sure emails display correctly across different email clients.
Any of your saved templates can be replicated from the Templates page in your account. Follow these steps to replicate a template.
MailChimp provides a large variety of options for creating templates that you can use as the starting point for your email campaigns.
In MailChimp, you can share your templates with other accounts right from the Templates page. The Share feature makes it simple to send a MailChimp template from your account to another.
Learn how to access your templates from a few different places in your MailChimp account.
If you'll be using your own HTML to create your MailChimp campaigns rather than one of our available templates, there are a few things to keep in mind.
There are a number of ways to use a custom template. Below, we provide links to options for creating a custom template in your MailChimp account.
MailChimp is designed to send HTML emails. Learn how to convert PDF files to HTML and manually code a custom MailChimp template.
You can access your template's HTML code in the Templates section of MailChimp. Learn how to access the code and add images to your custom template.
When you create a campaign in MailChimp, you can select from different template options to create your email campaign on the Template step of the Campaign Builder. In this article, we go over the types of templates available in MailChimp.