Friday, July 20, 2012

How Email works... Part 4... (final)

A successful connection triggers the four-step Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) process: 1) Identifying the sending and receiving servers; 2) Identifying your RSVP address; 3) Identifying the recipient's email address; and 4) Transferring the data.

Essentially now you know how an email gets from you to your subscriber. It may seem simple getting your message to someone...  but now you know it's anything but simple.

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