Announcements

Want to know what the Flodesk team has been up to? Check out the latest updates! 🚀

  1. Link in Bio, Drag and Drop

    New Feature

    One of our top requested features is here - introducing drag and drop functionality on link in bio forms!

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    Here's what's new

    Now when you select a link in your link list, your link cards will appear in the side menu where you can drag and drop it to the spot you’d like!

    You will be able to add up to 6 links using the add link button in the side menu

     

    Learn More

    To learn more about this feature, visit All about Link in bio Forms.

     

  2. Saved Font and Button Styles

    New Feature

    Get that perfect look in just a few clicks! Now, you can save your favorite font and button styles with a single click and access them again in any email, anytime.

     

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    Here's what's new

    • To save a font or button style, click the element in your email and in the dropdown on the side menu, select “Save this font/button style”
    • Access your saved styles by clicking the dropdown in the side menu and selecting the style you’d like to use
    • To rename or delete an existing font or button style, click “Manage saved styles”

     

    Learn More

    To learn more, check out How to save font styles and button styles.

     

  3. Form Builder Improvements

    Improvement

    Our form builder got an upgrade! With a new navigation and beautiful UI, it’s now easier than ever to create, customize and publish a form.

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    Here's what's new

    • You’ll see two new tabs at the top - Design and Thank you, giving you easy access to customize your form design and personalize your thank you message.
    • You can easily access form settings with the Settings button. In this section you will find settings such as your link preview, subscriber notifications, double opt-in settings, and more.
    • The Share or Embed button at the top right of your screen lets you share your form with the world in just a few clicks.

     

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  4. Sharable Email Templates

    New Feature

    Give templates. Get templates. Say hello to sharable templates!

    The possibilities are endless. Template sharing allows you to share your magic with the world, one email at a time.

     

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    Here's what's new

    • Paid Flodesk members are now able to share an email as a template with other Flodesk members via a unique template link
    • The shareable template link can be created from the menu of the email card or from the email builder
    • Shareable links can be disabled at any time
    • A new template preview page will allow receivers to preview the template and then copy it into their Flodesk account, which will open up the email in the builder as a new email draft
    • If the receiver is not a Flodesk member, they’ll be taken to the affiliate sign up page of the sharer and be required to sign up to copy the template as an email draft

     

    Learn more

    To learn more, check out How to share email templates with other Flodesk members.

     

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  5. Save email blocks as favorites



    New Feature

    One of our top voted feature requests is now live! No more duplicating emails just to recreate a layout that you love. Now you can easily save and access your favorite email blocks in a few clicks.

     

    Here's what's new

    • You will now be able to “Favorite” specific email blocks with a heart icon within the block menu
    • “Favorites” will now appear as a new block type within the email builder
    • Note: address and footer blocks will not be savable

     

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    Learn More

    To learn more, check out How to save email blocks as favorites 

     

     

  6. Code snippet to capture subscriber email addresses in clickthrough links

    Improvement

    We heard you loud and clear. You needed a way to capture the email address of your subscribers within the URL parameters of links within your emails.

     

    Here's what's new

    • You now have the ability to include {{subscriber.email}} within the clickthrough links of your emails to capture the email addresses of your subscribers

     

    Learn more

    To learn more, check out How to add an email address snippet to email links 

     

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  7. Multilingual character support for sender names

    Improvement

    We've enhanced our platform to support a wider range of native language characters in sender names. This improvement ensures that members from all linguistic backgrounds can accurately represent their names. Now, you can communicate more authentically with your audience, using sender names and subject lines that truly reflect your identity and brand.

     

    Here's what's new

    • Special characters for multiple languages are now supported for Sender Names

     

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  8. Alt text accessibility improvement for images

    Improvement

    In our ongoing commitment to improving the accessibility of your emails, you now have the ability to add alt text to all image blocks.

     

    Here's what’s new

    • Improve your email accessibility by using alt text for all of your images
    • Now you can ensure that all of your images, e-commerce blocks, countdown timers, logos, and video blocks are accessible within your emails

     

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  9. Easy up/down buttons to move email blocks

    Improvement

    Adjusting email blocks just got easier.

     

    Here's what's new

    • We’ve added a new method to shift email blocks around—up and down arrows
    • Now you can choose between new up and down arrows or the drag-and-drop functionality to move email blocks around in the builder

     

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  10. New and improved social media icons

    Improvement

    For years, you’ve been asking for a way to customize the social media icons in your email footer. Now, it’s here—choose any color you like, including your brand colors, so your social icons match the rest of your brand’s palette.

    Additionally, we’ve added lots of new social media icons so you can link out to all of your brand’s touch points—including your Amazon store, Goodreads, Behance, and many more!

     

    Here's what’s new

    • 15 new social icons now available
    • You can now customize your email’s social media icons with any color you choose to keep your email fully on-brand

     

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