Method of exchanging digital messages from an author to one or more recipients.

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Own SMTP server vs SendGrid/PostmarkApp/CritSend/SMTP.com/etc

Wondering what the benefits are from switching from our own SMTP server to an SMTP service. They all seem to talk about handling the deliverability issues. However our server is set up with reverse ...
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Setting the name on a CPanel Email

Is it possible to set the name on CPanel Email? I know that the service CPanel uses to send email might have a different name, but I wasn't able to figure out what this is. If anyone could tell me ...
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Does using “Newsletter” in my email campaign name prevent Google Analytics from tracking that campaign?

I've had a successful email campaign series setup using Universal Analytics with the /collect img code for open rate, except there are two emails that are mysteriously not tracking. Tracked opens ...
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How do I know my email open rate?

I saw some people saying their newsletter has X open-rate. How can I know this thing?
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Can email be hosted by a different company when the domain is registered with GoDaddy, and the site is hosted with Wix?

I registered a domain name with GoDaddy and I changed the DNS to point to my site on wix.com (my host). I don't have email with GoDaddy or Wix, but I have a hosting account with RS Hosting (cPanel). ...
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How can I configure my own email server to accept emails with + symbol (like Gmail)* [closed]

I have a hosting at Hostgator and my own domain name. I have a habit to create Apple IDs using email+someTerm@domain.comand this works for Gmail. For example, if my email is user@gmail.com, I can send ...
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Moving domain currently on Google Apps to my own machines

I own a domain which currently uses Google Apps (it was free back then). Due to recent events I have decided I want to move everything right where I can control the data, which basically means I have ...
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Where can I find SPF record information for Network Solution hosted email?

I have a client who has their e-mail hosted with Network Solutions and some of the e-mails they are sending are going to spam. I've searched Google for information on network solutions and SPF ...
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I have set a me@example.com to Google Apps/Gmail. How can I set a you@example.com?

Suppose that my domain is example.com. I have set as a primary email address at Google Apps/Gmail this address me@example.com. However I want to check the email of info@example.com through Google ...
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Recognition of web page [duplicate]

We have recently launched our web page but cannot find it on Google.if we type in our name nothing comes through but if we include.com then the site comes up on google. We used many key words thinking ...
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Mail Hosting That Will Allow Outbound Bulk Mail? [closed]

No, I'm not a spammer! I do volunteer work for a non-profit social services agency. They send out daily email with several hundred recipients on each message. Their web hosting company has been ...
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Domain Transfer Email Question

I have a domain name owned by Company A, webhosting and emailhosting package in the hands of Company B, And I want to transfer the webhosting and emails from B to C. I'm guessing I need to contact A ...
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Why do websites have a contact form? isn't an email address enough?

What's reason behind having a contact form on a website, when a simple e-mail link is enough? Why do so many web sites have contact forms? Is it just a habit?
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Not receiving email sent from PHP mail() after cPanel migration?

I just moved my site example.com from one host to another by cPanel account backup and restore. Name servers are changed a few hours ago. info@example.com is hosted at Google apps with MX records ...
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Use @ or (at) when displaying email addresses to users?

I have was wondering if it is better to use @ or at in contact page when I'm displaying emails. I've seen in many websites that when they display a email, it looks like name(at)example.com but it ...
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Block mails from my server to my server that are not in whitelist

I have a managed server lets call it myserver.de, where I could generate a list of all valid email addresses. Now a lot of generated spam mails fake the sender address to something enerated like ...
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Redirect 'A' record of domain, except for some paths

I'm using cPanel and Mailman (mailing lists) on a shared server with a webhost. After changing the 'A' record for one of my add-on domains (let's say abc.org), so that its website traffic goes to ...
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Buy a domain name (without hosting) and host emails on a different provider

I bought a domain name on a registrar's website for a cheap price but it didn't include hosting. Now I realized I'd like to have emails sent to me@mydomain.com. My friend has a hosting account and he ...
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Prevent GMail marking replies to clients as promotions or updates (not spam) [duplicate]

Edit: my question was marked as duplicate of "How can I prevent my mail from being classified as spam?". My messages are not classified as spam but updates or promotions. Setting SPF, domain keys, not ...
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When to use an external e-mail service? (MailChimp, MailGun etc)

Noob alert. I've been reading about the big deal that sending massive campaigns is, in terms of not getting banned, warming up IP's and so on. The thing is that I have a site that deals with a few ...
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Are SVG images well supported enough to use in emails?

I am looking to replace the default logo in all our Magento transactional emails. Using the "Welcome Email" template as a test, I've added our logo as an SVG file. This displays fine with all of the ...
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Hosting email & web for domain on separate cpanel accounts

We're currently transitioning our web site & email infrastructure from a single shared hosting account onto a new linux VPS, which we manage using WHM and cpanel. There are two big chunks we need ...
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How to send more than 1gig of email attachment

We need a webhost server that can handle of sending and receiving huge amount of POP3 emails around 500MB to 1Gig. Is there site capable of this? Or is this possible if we will setup a 24/7 PC linux ...
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Are there sources of email marketing data available?

Are sources of email marketing data available to the public? I would like to see email marketing data to see what kind of content a business sends out, the frequency of sending, the number of people ...
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What is the best email address for a personal website with my name as the .com domain name? [closed]

I convinced one of my creative friends to finally purchase his own name as a domain name and start a portfolio. It has been years coming, but mission finally accomplished. Now I am helping him build ...
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How to remove our IP address from Microsoft's email blacklist?

We have a website, users sign up and receive links to confirm they signed up BUT: Microsoft blocked our IP (no one with Microsoft email account can receive our emails.) We tried contacting microsoft ...
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How to avoid getting spam through a website?

We seem to be getting A LOT of email spam, we have a combination of the email addresses as mailto links and contact forms that send to the same address. What measures can we put in place that will ...
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How to report spam sent through my website contact form without blocking it? [duplicate]

Despite the Google captcha protection I receive some spam from my website contact forms. I want to report these spams but without blocking my contact form address. Explaination: when somebody send ...
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Issues sending emails via Mandrill service. Sometimes messages disappear

I've been using the Mandrill service to deliver automated emails from my web site (using their php APIs.) The service seems to work, except sometimes I get questions from my customers that claim that ...
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Can Google Analytics be used to track email campaigns and purchases from those users?

We distribute emails to customers about new upcoming courses. We would like to track how many users arrived on our web application from the emails and ordered a course. Would Google Analytics help us ...
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Setting Up SPF Records on Plesk 11

I see that Plesk 11 automatically sets up an SPF Record - however when I test it on a number of eMail Spam Test services I see that it is not being detected. v=spf1 +a +mx -all What changes do I ...
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My website's email is being marked as spam, how do I analyse a X-CNFS-Analysis email header?

My website is sending out email that RackSpace email is marking as spam. I'm trying to figure out why the email is being marked as spam and what I can do about it. The most interesting header that ...
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Is it ok to use uppercase letters in email address?

If I send an email to Hello@Example.com instead of hello@example.com, could there come up any problems with the delivery because of the uppercase letters?
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How can I get an email update for a Google PageRank update?

I'd like to be informed when there's a PageRank update for the websites I manage. Is there a way to receive an email (or a tweet...) after a PageRank update? Also, ideally I won't be paying to ...
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Why does Google mark one e-mail as spam while does not the other? [closed]

I've a Postfix installation which works fine, I don't get any trouble with mails sent through a mail client (in my case, Thunderbird or RoundCube) when the To: address is a GMail account. However, I ...
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Setting Gmail as mail server

I’m in a slightly weird situation right now, and I don’t have sufficient knowledge to sort this myself without truly understand what I’m doing. Yesterday, I’ve registered a domain (.com) and ordered ...
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How can I create an SPF record on my 1and1.com hosted domain?

Emails from my domain (hosted at 1and1, and using Google Apps Premier edition) have sporadically been going to recipients' spam folders lately. I did some research, tested, and found out that I do ...
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My shared hosting account is sending spam emails

My webhost has deactivated my shared hosting account, since it was sending spam emails through my domain. I have all unrouted mail such as mailto:aasdasd@domain.com set to be forwarded to a specific ...
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Can Mailchimp APIs be used to send templated transaction email triggered by actions on my website?

I am currently playing around with Mailchimp's APIs, but the documentation to me is not very clear. Here is what I actually want: Have the templates I created on Mailchimp, be visible on my own ...
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Contacting large list of unverified user emails

I currently have a very large list of user emails (around 100K), but with unverified emails addresses. In order to make signing up and using the site as convenient as possible (especially for the ...
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How to keep website(www) parked at GoDaddy but manage e-mails elsewhere? [duplicate]

I have a domain registered at GoDaddy and a dedicated server I want to use to manage e-mails. If I want to keep www.mydomain.com loading from GoDaddy(at least for now) yet when e-mails are sent to ...
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Mass email service without “watermark” [closed]

I have to send large number of emails every month. Is there a service I can use to help me do that? I am not concerned about the cost. The only thing I am concerned about is that the emails should ...
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I keep getting blacklisted.

I have just purchased a VPS with Centos 6 and I have installed ZPanel on it. I have created a mailbox and everything seemed to work perfectly for a few days however, suddenly my mail stopped working. ...
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Should I accept bounced emails when the emails are automatically generated from a “no-reply” user?

I have a website that generates emails based on user action such as registration on the site. These emails have a "no-reply" user name as I do not intend to receive a reply from them. Should I accept ...
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How to bulk delete email accounts from cPanel / my hosting account?

I'd like to delete a few hundred email accounts from my domain (it's not all of them). I've looked and looked. cPanel and Hostgator allow you to bulk-create email accounts and forwarders and there ...
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Use of list-unsubscribe to improve inbox delivery

To overcome email being classified as spam by Gmail, Google recommends a number of steps, which we have implemented (namely SPF, DKIM, and Precedence: bulk). One additional measure they recommend at ...
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Sending low volumes of HTML email from my web app [closed]

Using AngularJS and Firebase I am developing a small scale social-type web app (max. hundreds of users) that features an invite system, where existing users invite people they know and the system ...
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Problems with setting up email notifications in Redmine

I´ve installed a fresh Redmine 2.5.1 installation on a Ubuntu 12.04 server. Redmine is served by Apache (passenger). The Server can send emails by use of Postfix (tested with the mail command from ...
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Split domain name between two hosts (separate webmail and webhost) [duplicate]

I currently have my email and webserver hosted through Yahoo. I'm having way too much trouble trying to integrate my application with their lack of php/mysql support. I'd like to use my domain name ...
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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 ...