[Chugalug] Using g-mail for mass mailings

Dave Brockman dave at brockmans.com
Mon Oct 15 22:06:56 UTC 2012


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On 10/15/2012 4:50 PM, Rod-Lists wrote:
> I been tasked to figure out how to send receipts via e-mail. I
> look at the documentation and all I need is a SMTP mail server and
> port # to punch in. Problem, like many organizations we handle our
> mail via Gmail. We have our own domain. But I was wondering (1)if
> gmail allows outside apps to access its functionality and (2) won't
> a spam flag get tripped if I do a mass mailing?

1) If your app can authenticate, yes.
2) I would most certainly hope so, but based on the amount of bullshit
in my spam filters get originating from authenticated gmail accounts,
I'm going to say most likely not....

Regards,

dtb

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