How to Use Video and Rich Media in Emails
If a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words - How About a Video?
Creating engaging and interesting content for your newsletters and mail campaigns can be a challenging process. With eMarketeer that process just became infinitely more fun and easy.
Simply copy any video or rich media site URL and paste it in the new media content block in eMarketeer. Like magic, eMarketeer creates a thumbnail image of the video, adds a neat little play button, inserts the image and links to the content. Voila! Couldn’t be more easy and it’s not just video. eMarketeer embeds more than 200 content types.
Why include video and other rich content in your emails?
- Video in email is proven to yield higher open rates
- Click-through-rates sky rocket with more engaging and easy to consume media
- Nothing conveys brand personality and communicates more clearly than video
- Video is the number one traffic driver online today
- Videos gets shared more than any other content
What is Embedding?
Embedding media in eMarketeer means seamlessly inserting videos, maps, slides and tons more into your emails, web pages, Facebook pages and the like without a single line of code.
Check out the video above to see some of the more than 200 types of media you can now embed in your emails and still rely on eMarketeer to safely deliver it to your contacts’ inboxes.
Isn’t it just a link behind a fancy image? Well, yes and no. No matter what anyone tells you there is still no way to safely deliver videos in email that will actually play in all email clients. So this is the best and only way to securely deliver videos via email. We have just made it so much easier by automating the creation of the thumbnail, auto resizing, play button and linking.