Salesforce Marketing Cloud: How To Add a Web Version Link and Today's Date to Your Newsletter

  1. To add a "Web Version" link on your email, open the content block where you want it to appear.  
  2. Click on HTML and paste this line:
<a href="%%view_email_url%%" alias="Web Version" target="_blank" style="font-size:11px; color: #959595; text-decoration: none;">Web Version</a>

If you are using CONTENT BUILDER, click into your content block, then click on the HTML tab. Put your cursor where you want the link to appear in the code, then open the CODE SNIPPETS menu and select, VIEW EMAIL AS WEB PAGE:

If you prefer to writer you own HTML, use this personalization string to pull in the URL for the web version link in your code:  %%view_email_url%%

How to add today's date to your newsletter:

Add the following personalization string to a content block using the EDIT tab:

(displays as:  Monday, December 13, 2010)

(displays as: 12/13/2010)

Questions? Having Trouble? Contact Station Relations.

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