Newsletter tech details

Newsletter tech details

This document describes step by step how to format and send the newsletter.

1. Prepare the e-mail content

After the full version of the newsletter is ready, we need to prepare a shorter resumed version of it that links to each main sections of the full version.


2. Extract and prepare code

Get the XHTML code of the short version using ?do=export_xhtmlbody in the URL, like:

Get the source code and change src of images to be absolute paths. Example:


Should be:


We do the same for internal wiki links:


Should be:


3. Integrate code with template

Get the current version of template here.

Replace the content with the newsletter code and do the final editions in mail composer (Riseup).

Before sending, inline all the CSS with this tool