How to Export Templates in MailChimp

by Fatima Farakh
Exporting your MailChimp templates lets you edit them from your hard drive.

Exporting your MailChimp templates lets you edit them from your hard drive.

MailChimp lets you use pre-designed and custom templates to create engaging email messages for your mailing list subscribers. MailChimp's template language ensures accurate display of your email messages to your readers, while giving you the creative flexibility available with HTML and CSS. You can export and save MailChimp email templates from your user control panel as HTML files to access and edit them locally on your computer.

1

Log into your MailChimp account.

2

Click the "My Templates" button located next to the "Create Campaign" button.

3

Move the mouse cursor over the template you want to export to display the template's command buttons.

4

Click the "Export" arrow icon beneath the template's thumbnail image.

5

Choose where you want to save the exported template file on your computer. Click "OK" or "Save," depending on your browser.

About the Author

Fatima Farakh has been writing professionally since 2001. Her articles have appeared in "The Gazette" newspaper in Maryland and in other publications. Her areas of specialization are health, technology and home improvement. She is currently a copywriter for businesses, including private and public schools and online corporations. She holds an Associate of Arts in journalism and history from Montgomery College.

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