Crafting Alerts that Get Noticed

We all know alerts tell people what to look at and when to look at it. But the truth is, plain-text alerts get ignored and good-looking alerts get read. Fortunately, all it takes to set up engaging alerts is a little HTML and CSS know-how. Kevin M. Sparenberg shows you the basics of using HTML and CSS in your alerts, including some tips he's gotten from the field. With pretty alerts, you can get a huge return on a small-time investment. 

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