The Email Swamp: Don’t Go Bayou-self!
Let’s not beat around the bush: As an email service provider (ESP), you probably (definitely) have an IP or pool that looks more like a swamp than, well…a pool you actually want to use. There is nothing wrong with having an Email Swamp! There is, however, a big risk in not watching the swamp like […]
By now, after reading our Build or Buy eBook, which you most certainly did (right?), you likely have a good understanding of the nuance between building or buying your email infrastructure. If you didn’t read it, it’s no biggie – we’ll give you a quick primer here but strongly encourage you get the full run-down […]
Read Our New eBook: Build or Buy!
We recently launched our newest product for email service providers using our cloud sending platform: advanced infrastructure management tools. But for some, sending infrastructures can be complex and the prospect of adding more data and options on top of it can be overwhelming. It’s kind of like entering the real estate market, where your options […]
Is Your Sending Infrastructure Prepared for Uncertain Times?
I don’t need to tell you we are living in never-ending “uncertain times.” Things change rapidly, be it in your industry, the economy, or even the world at large. Remember COVID-19 and how it is lasting for 20 years? Maybe it just feels like it… Regardless of what is going on around you, email is […]
Why We Built a Product for ESPs
If you missed our announcement last week, the title of this post might seem a little strange: an email service provider (ESP) building a product for other ESPs? Well, lots of ESPs rely on another ESP’s sending infrastructure to support the email activities of the hundreds or thousands of individual senders using their platform to […]
The World’s First Sending Platform for ESPs is Finally Here
Raise your hand if you are an email service provider (ESP) using the sending infrastructure of a huge provider like SendGrid. Raise your other hand if you are unhappy with your ability to manage it for your diverse customer set. We’d bet a lot of people are raising the roof right now. To be fair, […]
We Send Email
That’s the blog, thank you for reading. Ok, we’re kidding about that being the end, but we’re not kidding about this… We send email. Over the last few months, we’ve had many amazing conversations with people from all walks of life within the email industry. After comparing notes, we realized a few curious questions came […]
Subdomain Squatters are Threatening Your Email Sender Reputation
An unfortunate reality of email sender reputation is the ability for it to be weaponized. Of course, as senders you can do a whole bunch of things to protect yourself from malicious activity, and the effect is not only protection, but a positive sender reputation. Mailbox providers (MBPs) use reputation information to protect their own […]
Ducking and Dodging Spam Traps
Email and spam traps have an “It’s Complicated” relationship status on Facebook. Or at least they would if Facebook still had that option. If you’re here, you likely know enough about spam traps to be dangerous. If not, here is a little quick info to keep you up to speed on what they are and […]
Avoid Santa’s Blocklists This Holiday Season
Ho ho hold on there. Your holiday email program may be running a little behind, but you still can’t run amok. While Santa’s sleigh is still parked in the hangar, you’ve got some work to do before you can make it rain — er, snow — email. If you don’t, you might find yourself on […]