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Using an external mail sending provider for my websites?

Let's say I have made 20-30 websites, that send emails such as contact form responses, welcome emails, forgotten password reminders, and similar transactional emails. What is the benefit of using a ...
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phpbb3 email settings for Zoho SMTP server

I've spent a while guessing and googling, and haven't found an answer. In the past I setup my forums to send via my Gmail account, but spambots with fake emails have flooded my inbox, so I setup ...
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How does my server validate my email address

I am attempting to send emails from my website (localhost, test and live) and I am finding that only a fraction ever reach their destination. One of the problems may be that my web server is not ...
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Email error “Authentication is required for relay”

I have recently moved all of my websites to a new (and more secure server). Out of 50 customers, 2-3 are having email issues, specifically with sending emails within the same domain and to domains on ...
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124 views

Adding an SMTP server that would result in more delivered emails

I am very curious, so sorry if I am asking this in the wrong way, but I can't find this info anywhere. I have a newsletter service installed in my Joomla 3.1 that allows me to send emails via PHP ...
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Problems using PHP on a Plesk Windows dedicated server

I'm having a few issues with my dedicated Windows server that has a Plesk panel: 1.) I can't send e-mail via PHP's mail() function, it always returns the following error: SMTP server response: ...
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using gmail for automated site emails - recommended? allowed?

is it okay to use gmail to send automated emails for your website via SMTP? i know there are services like Amazons SES, but i don't know if i need it. I want to only send the following types of ...
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372 views

Email containing links of a website is landing in SPAM

I am using sendgrid SMTP Server to send the e-mails from my java web application. The issue is the any e-mail containing external links to a one website and images are going to spam. If i remove the ...
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Using a SMTP Service for email

This may be a horribly obvious question, but I'm learning and just need someone to confirm it for me. I putting together a private social network that needs to email their members (through the social ...