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Webinar: Q&A with Ken and Carly

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A couple of weeks ago, SendGrid’s email experts Carly Brantz and Ken Apple answered your toughest email infrastructure questions. The conversation sparked many more questions, and they were not able to get to all of them during the webinar. Carly and Ken took some time to respond to the questions they didn’t have time to address here. If you missed the webinar, you can access a recording here. Related PostsIntroducing the SendGrid Guide to Email Infrastructure Back to Basics. If You Can’t Send an Email, What Can You Do? [Webinar] Your Toughest Email Infrastructure Questions Answered Customer Success Story: Turnkey Sports

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The Benefits of Sending Email in the Cloud

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Sending email using a cloud-based SMTP server has numerous benefits for growing businesses, saving you time and streamlining your costs. Many of our customers started with custom systems, but as usage increased found that their current email infrastructure didn’t have long term appeal to the bottom line. As a result, they searched for more cost effective ways to manage their email and found outsourcing to be their solution of choice. In fact, outsourcing email is a growing trend among IT professionals that are charged with building a productive product line while managing costs.  Related PostsCustomer Success Story: Extole “Likes” SendGrid’s

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Webinar: Q&A With Elmer and Carly

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Last week, SendGrid’s email experts Elmer Thomas and Carly Brantz broke down some tips and tricks to make sure your emails don’t get banished to the spam folder. There were so many great questions during the webinar that we weren’t able to get to. In an effort to keep the conversation going, Carly and Elmer took some time to respond to these questions here. If you missed the webinar, you can access a recording here. Related PostsCustomer Success Story: Online Music Promotion Software, Haulix Achieves a 95% Delivery Rate With SendGrid 2012 Threat Report Puts Transactional Email on High Alert

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Whitelists: The Perfect is the Enemy of the Good

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Whitelists are the silver bullet and white elephant of email delivery. It sounds so easy, just get on that list and then you’re set. No more concerns about spam filters, blocking, bulking, junk folders and all the rest. The challenge for most email senders is two-fold: 1. It’s really, really hard to qualify for a whitelist and some of the most prominent and effective senders never make it 2. Once you’re on the list, you’ve got to be incredibly vigilant to keep your IPs in good standing Related PostsSendGrid Joins Forces With Engine Yard 4 Ways Relevant Email Can Increase

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Three Misconceptions About Deliverability That Simply Aren’t True

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There are still a few misconceptions about email deliverability that will effectively hurt your email reputation, rather than get you on the fast track to delivery. Here are three such misconceptions that simply aren’t true. Related PostsSendGrid Now Available for HP Cloud Services Three Questions to Ask your SMTP Service Provider Before You Buy How to Authenticate Your Email in 5 Steps Why Web and Mobile Apps Rely on Transactional Email Delivery What is Domain Reputation and Why Should I Care?

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Webinar: Tips and Tricks to Stay Out of the Spam Folder

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Staying out of the spam folder is tougher than you might think. Over 20% of legitimate email never makes it to the inbox. Customers quickly become frustrated when they don’t receive important messages like password resets, purchase confirmations and shipping notifications. Join email experts Carly Brantz and Elmer Thomas on May 29th at 1:00 PM EDT as they break down ways to make sure your email stays out of the spam folder. This webinar will cover: Related PostsCustomer Success Story: Listia Trades Poor Email Delivery for Increased Engagement and Conversion Four Tips To Identify and Engage Inactive Subscribers Customer Success Story: EZ

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