Using SMTP is the recommended way to make sure WordPress email works correctly and reliably. A free way to get started is with Sendinblue here ➡️ e
We have previously made a complete tutorial where you can learn how to set this up for yourself here: 4
If you’re using WordPress and self hosting through services like Vultr, Digital Ocean, Linode and other VPS, its recommended to use a dedicated SMTP email service. Trying to run email through your own web server can often run into reliability and deliverability issues, plus adding extra bloat and load to your web server. A good SMTP service solves all these issues.
In this video we compare the following services:
SMTP com: /
Elastic Email: /
AWS SES: /
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