Why Blacklistings Don’t Only Happen to Spammers

Being blacklisted is an email marketer’s nightmare, but for many marketers it’s a threat that’s somewhat theoretical. Being caught on a blacklist is something that only happens to spammers and brands that don’t follow email best practices, right?

Turns out that this isn’t quite true.

Preventing Deliverability Issues: 3 Things to Check Before You Send Your Next Campaign

When it comes to deliverability, many marketers take a reactive approach. Too often, deliverability only becomes subject of attention when things go wrong, like a drop in deliverability rates or decreased open rates. Rather than troubleshooting causes for deliverability issues when it’s already too late, taking a proactive approach and following deliverability best practices can help you avoid many common issues in the first place. Here are three things you should check before you send your next campaign.

What to Do If You’ve Been Blacklisted

Your worst deliverability nightmare, realized: You’ve been blacklisted. While this can negatively impact your ability to reach your subscriber’s inbox, it’s not the end of the world—if you take active steps to address it. Here’s what you need to know.

 

Make It to the Inbox—Not the Spam Folder—with Litmus Spam Testing

Understanding the nitty-gritty details that might cause your email to be sent to the spam folder is hard. Algorithms can change every day and keeping up with deliverability best practices can feel impossible.

That’s why we’ve built Litmus Spam Testing: to provide you with the insight and resources you need to identify and fix issues before you hit send—even if you aren’t a deliverability expert (yet).