New research reveals nearly 40 percent of consumers say promotional emails are poorly designed for mobile

250ok, a leader in advanced email analytics for deliverability, DMARC and email engagement, today announces consumer-focused survey conducted by in partnership with Lab42, revealing one in three consumers believe marketing emails are not well-designed. To address these findings, 250ok unveiled an update to its email design product, 250ok Design, providing marketers with the tools to transform the email marketing experience for consumers.

250ok’s email design survey also revealed:

- Of the consumers reporting they read marketing emails several times a week, almost 70 percent read these emails on a smartphone, and nearly 40 percent of respondents said marketing emails are not well-designed for their mobile device

- When asked what design element they wished could be improved in the promotional emails they receive, "how it fits my screen" and readability were the top issues consumers cited

- More than 80 percent of respondents shared they are more likely to take action on marketing emails that are well-designed

250ok Design allows marketers to create and test marketing emails to ensure consistent user experience across more than 60 email clients and devices. Along with new key features like the interactive email editor and A/B test support, 250ok Design offers digital marketers the ability to assign tasks and leave comments to streamline workflows. Marketers can track changes and produce shareable tests to keep a record of the email as it passes hands between teammates as well as evaluate the resulting impact of the designs, all in one place. 250ok Design’s integration within the 250ok suite offers a single-point email intelligence platform, providing new insights for marketers reaching far beyond design.

“Great design only matters if your campaigns land in the inbox and are optimized for every user experience,” said Alex Griffis, 250ok vice president of product. “With the 250ok platform, marketers using any email service provider can build and test email designs, monitor deliverability, and track consumer engagement with ease.”

For those interested in the full findings, 250ok compiled the data in an infographic available on their website, no email or contact info required.

250ok launched in 2011 with the goal of reinventing email analytics and deliverability for today’s data-driven marketer. 250ok’s email intelligence platform provides products and services for advanced insights into email deliverability, sender reputation, fraud protection, and consumer engagement. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, 250ok provides data and insights for a large and growing number of businesses, including Marketo, Adobe, Arsenal F.C., University of Kentucky and Change.org.

For more information on 250ok Design, visit 250ok.com/tour/design.