Email recipes and templates for nicely formatted HTML messages

A few geeks may still prefer text emails but when building a site or an app, you know you need HTML emails. It just still works. What doesn’t always work, thought, is the myriad of mail clients that all have their quirks and may break some of your formatting. What you need is a recipe or a template to display your stuff the way you want and ensure it works across most rich clients.

MailChimp HTML templates

While reading Hacker News this morning, I stumbled on this thread about HTML Email Boilerplate and discovered two great resources that deserve a place in your toolbox: