[thelist] Sending both HTML and plaintext email

Ron White ronwhite at members.evolt.org
Wed Mar 21 12:15:22 CST 2001

It is a real battle trying to convince marketing people that HTML is fraught
with incompatibility problems, not to mention the fact that it annoys people
on slow or dial-up connections. None of this is an issue if you obtain clear
preferences from people up-front about what sort of email they prefer to
receive (HTML/plaintext)

It's WAY annoying on dialup when you don't want to connect and you happen to
select an HTML email that immediately tries to dial...


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