Using an email relay server can save you from being labeled as a spammer. Using ElasticEmail is very affordable SMTP relay service to send bulk mail.
Does your email server give you a daily limit on the amount of emails that you need to send? With the ElasticEmail service you are able to send as many emails as you'd like with the pay as you go prices. Luckily there is a special with Acymailing where the first 5000 emails are free.
In this tutorial we will show you how to configure your AcyMailing to send mails through the ElasticEmail server.
In order to get started, you need to create an ElasticEmail account here.
You will then receive an email to activate your account from registering.
While on the same page, click on "Advanced Options".
Be sure that all fields are unchecked unless you are familiar with what you are changing.
Check "Return Bounces".
If you have an email address configured for bounceback emails, input it in the text field.
Click on "Verify" to verify your domain address.
Add a TXT record to your DNS Settings. You can find more information on it here.
When everything is good, you can click on "Verify" again and make sure everything has cleared up.
Congratulations! You now have AcyMailing configured with ElasticEmails. Now create your first test Newsletter and watch it work magic!