Simple Mail Transfer Protocol server is responsible for sending email newsletters. It includs two main functions:
- settings verification and authorization for computer that is trying to send an e-mail message;
- sending the outgoing message to the specified address and confirmation of successful message sending.If message delivery failed, the server returns an error response to a sender.
Below shows the description of how to set the required values for each item.
From Email: Enter your Gmail address.
From Name: Enter your name or title of your website.
SMTP Host: smtp.gmail.com
SMTP Port: 465
Encription: Use SSL encryption
Authentication: Yes, use SMTP authentication
Username: Your Gmail address
Password: Password of your Gmail account
Click on “Save changes”.