Create an Email Using Text Type

Create a text-only email message in Salesforce Marketing Cloud Content Builder

The Text Only option allows you to access the WYSIWYG editor to create and format a simple email message. This email version does not contain or offer any branding graphics or images.

  1. In "Create Email", select Text Only from the drop-down menu.

    Create Email options

  2. Under Define Email Properties, give the email a descriptive name.
  3. Select a location where you will save the email.
  4. Enter the subject of the email (required).
    Note:
    After entering the subject, click the Save button that appears when you click into the "Subject" field; otherwise, it will not save.

    Email subject field

  5. Enter the email text.

    Email text editor

  6. If your email or send classification do not include required Marketing Cloud anti-spam coding for the Physical Mailing Address, Profile Center, and Track Opens, add them to the message.
  7. Send the message.