IU Evite Template

Create an evite in Salesforce Marketing Cloud Content Builder classic templates

To create an evite:

  1. From the Create drop-down menu, select Email.
  2. In Define Properties and Create Email, select Template from the drop-down menu.
  3. The templates will open. Click Folders and then go to Shared Content > IU Templates > IU Branded Templates > Classic Templates > IU Evite. Click the evite template and then Select.
  4. "Define Email Properties" opens. Give the email message a name and select a local folder where you will save the message.

    Define Email Properties fields

  5. The evite will open for editing.
  6. The default branding bar is for Indiana University. For a campus-specific branding bar, see Change the branding bar for IU shared templates in Salesforce Marketing Cloud Content Builder.
  7. To edit a content region, hover over the region and click. The content region will open for editing. The regions are free form content blocks with preformatted placeholder text.
  8. To change text and maintain formatting in these content regions, highlight text between the first and last characters and type your text. (In the example below, the text "New Event" was added.) Then delete the first and last characters.
    Note:
    Highlighting all of the placeholder text and typing your text will remove formatting.

    Edit content region

  9. When you are finished, click Done Editing.
  10. Repeat steps 7-9 for editing other content regions.
  11. Additional resources for editing your evite:
  12. To remove a content block from a content region, click the arrow in the upper right-hand corner, and select Delete.

    Delete content block

  13. The empty content region will be blank and will not display in the evite.
  14. In the social media bar, the default social media icons are for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and YouTube. If you want to have a different social media bar, see Change social media bars in Salesforce Marketing Cloud Content Builder Classic Templates. To replace social media icons, see Change social media icons in Salesforce Marketing Cloud Content Builder Classic Templates.

    Default social media bar

  15. Send the message.