Are Your Emails Not Reaching Your Customers – You May Be Blacklisted!
Email is today’s most popular way to advertise.
Every day our inboxes are filled with messages whether we asked
for the contact or not. Email is today’s biggest communication
But there is one problem that you might face with email–that is being
blacklisted. All it takes is one complaint, and your ISP or domain name
can be put on someone’s blacklist. If you’re on the blacklist, your emails
are not getting through–and neither is your message.
What is a blacklist, exactly? A blacklist is a database of
known Internet addresses (or IPs) used by individuals or
companies sending spam. Various ISP’s and bandwidth providers
subscribe to these blacklist databases in order to filter out
spam sent across their network or to their subscribers.
Some ISP’a have very strict policies on spam, so many well-intended,
legitimate emails never get through.
Can you be sure you haven’t been blacklisted?
Unfortunately, you can’t be 100% sure. You may be on
someone’s blacklist and not even know it, and be added to and
removed from blacklists at any time. The only way to
prevent being blacklisted unfairly is to use technology today
to keep track of it all. There is cutting-edge service
technology available that checks all the major blacklists like
Spamcop, Sorbs, SPAMHaus, etc to ensure your domain or ISP hasn’t
Email reputation is very important and you need to make sure you are ahead of the game. Understanding your potential blacklisting problem can mean a huge
difference to your company and bottom line.