Articles tagged: bounced email
Over-aggressive spam filtering can cause email newsletters and other messages to fail to appear in your inbox. I’ll look at why that is, and three steps you can take to improve the situation.
When email you send bounces, that can mean many things. If a reply to that same person works, there’s almost certainly a problem with the email address you’re sending to.
“Mailbox unavailable” is a common email bounce message that actually says very little. I’ll review some of the more common causes of “mailbox unavailable”.
Email can bounce for many reasons. I’ll look at several of the most common mail bounce messages, and try to interpret what they really mean.
You are exactly right: you are being punished for the actions of others. To understand who those “others” are, we need to look at how email makes it off of your computer to its destination.
If your email service is on a blacklist it’s going to be pretty hard to get it removed. Let’s try a work-around and see if that helps.
Spammers want to send email that looks like it’s coming from someone who may be trusted. They want it to look like it’s coming from you – and you end up getting the bounce notifications.