Newsletter Editor

Create newsletters separately from your blog posts with our newsletter editor.

Newsletter archive shortcodes – How do I add my newsletter archive to my site?

You can now publish newsletters separately from your blog posts with the newsletter editor. This means you’ll need to set up a separate archive for it. Here are a few ways you can display your newsletter archive on your site: 1. Your recent posts ...

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By Lesley Sim

April 4, 2022

Newsletter Editor - Overview of the newsletter editor custom post type

Introducing the newsletter editor In v.1.3 of Newsletter Glue, we introduced the newsletter editor. It's a custom post type that we've created specifically for newsletter writing. This lets you publish newsletters separately from your blog posts. ...

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By Lesley Sim

April 4, 2022

Pattern editor - Overview

Introducing the pattern editor Before we talk about the pattern editor, let's talk about patterns. Patterns are a core feature of Gutenberg. They are pre-designed layouts that you can add into the block editor. This gives you a consistent newslett...

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By Lesley Sim

April 4, 2022

Mergetags

What are mergetags? Mergetags let you personalise emails with subscriber's names, emails, and more. They are bits of code that dynamically add subscriber-specific data into your emails. In our case, we've created a standard mergetag format inside ...

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By Lesley Sim

April 12, 2022

Save as draft in your email service provider

Let's say you don't want to send your newsletter immediately. Instead, you want to save it as a draft inside your email service provider... Perhaps to use later as a part of an email automation or template. This is also a great way to use Newslett...

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By Lesley Sim

October 3, 2021

Style newsletter with CSS classes

We've added some simple classes to style your newsletter using core Gutenberg blocks. Important:  These styling changes only affect your newsletter HTML. They will not show up on your website or blog. To style your site, you will have to make chan...

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By Lesley Sim

February 1, 2023

Newsletter Glue doesn't work with my page builder or blocks plugin

Newsletter Glue doesn't work with page builders (Elementor, Divi, Oxygen, Thrive, Beaver Builder). Nor does it work with blocks plugins (GenerateBlocks, Stackable, CoBlocks, ACF) This is because HTML and CSS is coded differently for the web ve...

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By Lesley Sim

October 13, 2021

Which blocks can I use for my newsletters?

Email formatting is tricky as there is a wide variety of email clients, across many devices. They each support slightly different CSS elements. If a particular email client (for example, Outlook) doesn't support a style you've applied to a section...

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By Lesley Sim

February 1, 2023

How to copy and export patterns and templates

Here's how you can import and export Newsletter Glue block patterns and templates from one post or site to another. The WordPress block editor makes this very simple. Use cases This is very useful when you want to copy a beautiful section that you...

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By Ahmed Chougle

October 7, 2022