When sending a Mailchimp campaign, with your email address as one of the recipients, your campaign may appear in your junk email folder. In Gmail, you may even receive a warning that the email message may have been sent from someone purporting to be you (i.e. spoofing). Below I discuss how to … [Read more...] about Avoid Gmail Spoof Warning from Mailchimp
I received the following question today: Hi Gary, I happened to come across an article you have written after I received the Mailchimp Omnivore update. My question is does Mailchimp accept me to use my gmail address to send out emails? I have tried everything keep getting the same response. Should … [Read more...] about Mailchimp doesn’t allow sending from Gmail
I've worked with WordPress, SEO and email marketing for many years and I know how important it is to make sure that settings and standards are as expected online. For example in the Mailchimp classes where I deliver training I always go through setting up the necessary SPF and DKIM records to ensure … [Read more...] about How to check if your work Gmail is properly setup
Someone contacted me from my listing on the Mailchimp Experts Directory with an interesting question. In short, the Mailchimp user has over 100,000 subscribers and has been sending his email marketing to subscribers for over 18 months. What he has noticed is that during this year, open and click … [Read more...] about Mailchimp to Hotmail and Gmail problem
cPanel makes hosting Websites simple. Moving WordPress Websites or Blogs between Webhosts is made so much easier when the old and new Host use cPanel. Unfortunately moving email between cPanel Hosts isn't as intuitive. So how do we move email from one cPanel account to another? Options to move your … [Read more...] about How to move email in cPanel
Mailchimp sends out an incredible 2 billion emails every month. It is also a freemium service (basic membership is free and there are premium services available). As it is free, open to all and is such a prominent player in the email newsletter marketplace it is well placed to be able to analyze the … [Read more...] about Stats – The Most Popular Email Services
Why is some email intended for my Gmail powered account ending up in Hotmail? WordPress Contact forms sent to Gmail Email My WordPress Website has two contact forms; one by the awesome Contact Form 7 and a nifty Ajax form called Contact Dialogue (a big thank you to James the Plugin developer for … [Read more...] about Why are my Gmail emails going to Hotmail?
Google has very many products both in development and actively being used by huge numbers of people and organizations. Google is mostly known for Internet search however one product used by tens of thousands of organizations (as well as Google’s Gmail) is Postini which provides ‘email … [Read more...] about Massive Increases in Spam