How to align a block to the left of the page?

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How to align a block to the left of the page?

Hello there from the Netherlands!

 

E-mails sent from CC are always aligned in the center. Why? Sometimes I want my CC mail to look like a regular mail, so with all the text aligned to the left, and without all the empty space around it on both sides.

 

Is there a good way to do this, a format to choose from, that is also mobile friendly?

 

Many thanks,

 

Jair Schalkwijk

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Employee

Hi @JairS9,

 

Hello there from Colorado and thanks for a great question! You can change the alignment of your text by first highlighting it and then clicking the Align left button in the toolbar:

 

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In addition, you can select a mobile-responsive template by looking for the mobile icon next to the name of the template:

 

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I hope this helps!


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Moderator

Hi @JairS9,

 

I just wanted to add to your point about the template looking like "regular mail." Currently, we do not have any templates available that mimic the look of standard e-mail. The closest template would be "Basic Letter," but it still has the outer background on either side. I will be happy to pass this along as feedback to our product teams. 

 

Thank you for taking the time to reach out in the Community!


Nick S.
Social Media & Content Manager

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Occasional Participant

Do you have any ideas of when this is going to be implemented?

Hello @OsamuW. At this time, we do not have any templates look like a "regular email." I would suggest using the Basic Letter template which most resembles this layout. You find this template by clicking Create under the Campaigns tab and selecting "Basic Letter." I will be happy to pass along your feedback to our product teams about having this type of template available in your account.

 

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Caitlin M.
Community Manager
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Occasional Participant

Hi,

 

There's clearly a need for an email to be sent out as regular email. Looking at the thread, it's been a few years that people are requesting this. Please add another template to make it happen. Would really appreciate it.

 

Thanks,

Rubal

Occasional Participant

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