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Drowning in spam–tame your inbox with email filters

Feeling overwhelmed by spam and unwanted emails? Take back control of your inbox with email filters! Most email providers offer these handy tools to keep your inbox clean and your information safe. How Email Filters Work: Why are Email Filters Important? A few minutes setting up email filters can save you a lot of time […]

Drowning in emails–unsubscribe and breathe easy

Feeling overwhelmed by a sea of emails? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Signing up for online services often leads to a never-ending inbox. But fear not, tech hero. You have the power to unsubscribe from unwanted emails and reclaim your inbox. Imagine your inbox as a tidy room – you only want things you like […]

What does spam refer to?

Spam is an online form of unwanted and unsolicited emails that are sent out without the receiver’s permission or request. It has become increasingly common, and while spam emails may not contain any viruses, they can still be incredibly annoying. Even emails from reputable sources may sometimes be classified as spam, making it even more […]

Review your spam folder regularly

Modern email spam filters are very powerful and can keep many common threats controlled without them ever hitting your inbox. Still, it’s worthwhile to occasionally take a look at your spam folder to see if the filter is too aggressive and is blocking mail you want to see. Marking items as spam or not spam […]

Test your DKIM records

Domain key identified mail (DKIM) uses public and private keys to ‘sign’ an email you’re receiving. This often prevents messages from hitting spam or junk, and isn’t completely necessary. However, it’s worth adding DKIM verification to your email domain. Different providers have their own techniques for doing so, but once it’s up, send a test […]

Avoid additional spam by using a disposable email address

Instead of your actual email address to sign up for something you’ll only ever use once, do yourself a favor and try a disposable one. It takes only minutes to sign up for an email address. This can be a good idea for websites whose services you’ll likely never use again and whose emails will […]