Still getting Hard Bounced emails, even after cleaning , find out why!

Still have Hard Bounced Emails

There are many reasons why you can get hard bounced emails.

bounced emails, return to senderIf you’re IP, domain and email campaign (copy) are clean and you’re still getting bounced e-mails, then most likely your list is not clean or clean enough!

However usually the majority of the time emails bounce back after cleaning is that your IP, Domain or both are dirty and are being blocked by the receiving servers.

Basically the servers bounced emails back as a precaution because they are not accepting anything from your IP or domain. If your IP or Domain is flagged as questionable or spamming then the receiving server simply bounces back any request (or email you send) to their servers.

Most servers also don’t allow emails that are spammy looking (content in body of email) as well so if your spam score is quite high they will also reject your email and bounce it back.

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What is a Spam Trap, HoneyPot, Complainer or Litigator? (Trouble)

What is a Spam Trap, HoneyPot, Complainer or Litigator?

spam trap “Spam traps” are usually e-mail addresses that are created not for communication, but rather to lure spam. In order to prevent legitimate email from being invited, the e-mail address will typically only be published in a location hidden from view such that an automated e-mail address harvester (used by spammers) can find the email address, but no sender would be encouraged to send messages to the email address for any legitimate purpose. Since no e-mail is solicited by the owner of this spam trap e-mail address, any e-mail messages sent to this address are immediately considered unsolicited. “ – wiki

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