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Template Layouts Overview
The building blocks in Template Designer are layouts . Each layout allows you to add a unique element to your mailing, such as a header, footer, mailing content area, organizational section, etc. Additionally, each layout already has built-in HTM...
Layouts - Buttons
Buttons let your readers navigate from your mailing to landing pages, documents, websites, and so forth. Let's look at how to add buttons to your template. Adding Buttons As with all Template Designer  layouts , you can dra...
Layouts - Dividers
Dividers are horizontal lines that help you create a physical division in your template. The image below shows a template that includes a divider: Adding Dividers As with all Template Designer  layouts , you can drag and drop...
Layouts - Footers
Footers are a common location for contact information, social media links, and unsubscribe links in your mailings. Template Designer  makes it easy to create professional footers with little hassle! Let's learn how. Adding Footers ...
 Layouts - Headers
Headers  are the beginning of your mailing. They typically show an organization logo or the mailing's title. In fact, your mailing's header is one of the first things that your recipients see! With these ideas in mind, let's l...
Layouts - Icon Set (Social Icons)
Because social media is everywhere, you'll want to make it easy for your subscribers to connect with your social media sites. Template Designer has a layout that features social icons ( Icon Set ) to let them do just that! Let's take a look....
Layouts - Images
It probably comes as no surprise that graphics, pictures, and other images help you tell your organization's story. And, in Template Designer, it's easy to add images to your template. Adding Images As with all Template Desi...
Layouts - Mailing Content
Mailing content layouts (aka "mailing content areas") are the heart and soul of your template – they are the areas that eventually contain all the unique and wonderful content that you’ll share with your subscribers! There&rs...
Layouts - Quick Links
The Quick Links  layout allows Template Designer users to create a group of stylized hyperlinks. Each hyperlink can be stylized individually. Adding Quick Links As with all Template Designer layouts , you can drag and drop yo...
 Layouts - Sections
Sections help you define the structure of your template. Similar to a table structure, sections help define the overall format of your mailing. You can drag and drop all layouts (including Mailing Content Areas) into sections. Let's take a loo...
Layouts - Table of Contents
A Table of Contents (TOC) is a classic way to organize content. In  Template Designer 2  (TD2), you can build a TOC using a layout. Let's look at the different parts of the TOC layout. Adding a Table of Contents As w...
Layouts - Text
While your organization's stories and other messages are built into templates through Mailing Content  areas, static Text  layouts are an equally important part of your mailing. These text areas are part of the template itself, so th...
How to Create Custom Layouts
Template Designer 2 (TD2) offers many different layouts that you can add to your design. However, if you feel like you need something else, we’ve got you covered! By creating custom layouts , you have the freedom to design layouts specific t...