Email Layout

In Salesforce Marketing Cloud Content Builder, how do I use email layouts?

Step 1

When using a template to create an email, each template has a different layout, made up of content blocks. You can change the properties to display the number of content blocks and columns desired.

To edit the Layout properties, hover over the layout and click.

layout example

Step 2

Layout editing opens in the left-hand pane. There are three tabs for layout editing:

  • Content
  • Layout Settings
  • Configure

Step 3

In the Content tab, you can drag and drop different blocks to the layout area:

adding content blocks to the layout

Step 4

In the Layout Settings tab you can:

  • Select for mobile device preview
  • Adjust mobile column stacking (if the layout has more than one column)
  • Style the background, border, and spacing

Step 5

Under the Configure tab, if you have multiple columns in yoru layout, change the width of the columns and the width of the space between the columns as desired.

Step 6

When you have finished editing the layout, click Done Editing.