How you can change Mailchimp email background colour. The steps and instructions to change the colour of your email background on Mailchimp.

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Thousands of marketers working in some of the top fastest-growing industries sending their marketing emails using Mailchimp are using the below steps and instructions to change the colour of their Mailchimp email backgrounds.

Our best virtual assistants will show you below how to do it.

And, whether your customer service has not been that great or your brand is yet to meet your marketing objectives, adding a colour that is part of your brand into the next Mailchimp email background is a great way to make it easy for your subscribers to recognise your brand when they open your email message and build trust which ultimately will boost leads, sales, profits and brand equity.

Find below how to change the Mailchimp email background colour to the same default “grey” Mailchimp colour background.

Step 1: Once on your Mailchimp email “edit” mode, click on the “Design” tab

how to change mailchimp background colour click design

how to change MailChimp background colour click design

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Step 2: Once you are in the Design tab, then you gotta click on the “Body” option

how to change mailchimp email background colour click body

how to change MailChimp email background colour click body

Step 3: Once you are inside the “Body” option, you can change the whole MailChimp email background colour 🙂

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how to change MailChimp email background colour add HTML colour

Step 4: Viola! Now your Mailchimp background colour has been changed! Do not forget to click “save“.

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Background colours in emails are important for multiple reasons. Email background colours establish a visual hierarchy for your readers and make your emails stand out in their inboxes.

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