More marketers wants to send communications through TLS

Across the last couple of months I have seen more and more marketers asking for the possibility to send out their communications through a secured end-to-end encrypted connection. A while ago, Gmail started to promote TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption for marketers sending communications towards individuals using their services. While, the fact of not sending… Read More »

Data Protection Officer, are you allowed to manage a team?

With the arrival of GDPR regulation, any organization processing personal needs to appoint a Data Protection Office. GDPR regulation states that you must appoint a Data Protection Officer (DPO) if: You are a public authority or body (except for courts acting in their judicial capacity); Your core activities require large scale, regular and systematic monitoring… Read More »

GDPR is coming

From May the 25th, the new General Data Protection Regulation(GDPR) will come into force and all advertisers targeting EU recipients will have to comply with the new rules aimed at protecting individuals personal data. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has decrypted the obligations advertisers will be subject to when the new regulation comes into force.… Read More »

Laposte.net delivery issues

You might have been experiencing delivery issues to “laposte.net” recipients, as of the beginning of the month, Laposte.net has been experiencing severe issues generating delays in the reception of incoming emails. A large part of emails aimed at @laposte.net users are currently being rejected with the following SMTP response: 421 4.3.2 All server ports are busy… Read More »

Microsoft SCL

Every time a message is received at Microsoft side, it is going through their spam filtering system which gives it a spam score. The related spam score will then be assigned an individual Spam Confidence Level (SCL) rating which is then included as an X-header to the related email header. Microsoft automated systems will then… Read More »

Terra Brazil to discontinue free email service

After Orange UK announcing closure of its email service as of 31st May this year, Terra Brazil has announced recently that it will discontinue its free email service from 30th June 2017. Terra recommends users of its free email service to backup their emails and files along with notifying their contacts prior to the service closure… Read More »

Shared IP vs Dedicated IP

While using an ESP to send out your e-communications, there are two options in regards to the IP setup for your account. 1. Shared IP Benefits A shared IP address will be particularly useful in regards to maintaining sending reputation if you are sending very low volumes or low frequency. (E.g. you are sending only monthly… Read More »

Orange UK closing down email service

After acquiring Orange UK, EE has decided to close email service hosted by the ISP. While other actors of in the field of free webmails are offering continuous improvements in terms of features and user experience, Orange has not updated its webmail service since 2012 and pushes users of its free webmail service to choose… Read More »