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by Jo Shaer, on August 25, 2015

Be aware that Horde's clunky and hard to use system has become even more incomprehensible. I had a site that was attacked by a bot sending out hundreds of email …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on May 12, 2015

You've been collecting email addresses for your business database for ages. And now you want to start working that list! The idea is to send out reminders of upcoming events …

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Topics:EmailLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on February 15, 2014

[question ask="I have set up my Shortstack tab to collect email addresses and add them to a dedicated list on Mailchimp. I have set up Mailchimp to tell me if …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 8, 2014

[question ask="Jo, we can't get our new email address to send or receive through Windows Live Mail 2012. But our old one still works fine. What's going on?"][/question] I dread …

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Topics:EmailWebmistress HostingHow To/Tips

by Jo Shaer, on January 18, 2014

At least once a month, I receive an email in my gmail account from the GMail Team titled Message Left On Server from 'Name of Business' If I click on …

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by Jo Shaer, on November 14, 2013

I don't think there are many of us who haven't received a message from a friend's gmail or hotmail account that has been hijacked or hacked. Somehow these individuals manage …

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by Jo Shaer, on October 21, 2013

Researching for one of my LinkedIn workshops recently, I read an interesting tale about a man who was convinced that the big boys all share your email information. What happens …

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by Jo Shaer, on October 11, 2013

Yahoo Mail has had a bit update but how do I print emails with the new layout? Printing Emails Using Old Yahoo Mail Layout It used to be that you …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on September 30, 2013

I suspect that many of us wonder how to go about clearing a gmail inbox. It can be so daunting and stressful to open your inbox and see thousands of …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on August 28, 2013

Facebook have been at it again. I will discuss the news about quality content tomorrow. I want to address the news about Facebook Competitions first. For months now, Pages have …

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Topics:FacebookEmailSocial Media For MarketingSocial Media For Business

by Jo Shaer, on August 21, 2013

From the contact form on my website Luis Hill luishill87@yahoo.com Telephone 0017849632 Website URL http://ca.com Message: Hi, Thank you for using our Infographic (http://tiny99.com/***** - details removed just in case …

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Topics:EmailWebmistress HostingSmall Business

by Jo Shaer, on August 6, 2013

Who needs desktop notifications that a gmail has arrived? A person sitting not far from me is famous for not answering his emails very speedily because he does not log …

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by Jo Shaer, on July 20, 2013

My email is sending spam! One of my Yahoo accounts has now received a second failure message alerting me that a message I sent did not get delivered. Except that …

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by Jo Shaer, on April 28, 2013

I received an email from 38 Degrees recently about their successful attempt to stop the so called Snoopers Charter - The UK Communications Data Bill. Late on Thursday 25 April, …

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Topics:Emailsocial mediaWeb DesignMobile Phones

by Jo Shaer, on April 19, 2013

As revealed in my recent post about the Wordpress Brute Force Flood Danger, many websites and blogs are at risk at the moment because of insecure passwords. But it's more …

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Topics:FacebookEmailStrong Passwordpasswordpassword management

by Jo Shaer, on April 2, 2013

At the weekend, Gmail rolled out some changes to their email offering designed to make things easier to use. New Compose feature on Gmail Instead of opening up a screen-wide …

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Topics:GoogleEmail

by Jo Shaer, on March 13, 2013

The obviously hacked yahoo email messages started appearing last week. Most were from my friends but some came from people that I did not recognise. Some gave the name of …

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by Jo Shaer, on February 28, 2013

I hate spammers. I hate them because they fill up my inbox with ridiculous and unnecessary comments that I have to trawl through to separate them out from the real …

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Topics:EmailWebmistress Hosting

by Jo Shaer, on December 16, 2012

I spent a while today trying to show a new client how to import his domain based emails into his gmail account so that he could receive and respond from …

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Topics:EmailWebmistress Hosting

by Jo Shaer, on December 15, 2012

Why would you want to set an out of office vacation message autoresponder? Well, you're going to be away from the office for two weeks annual leave in the summer …

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Topics:EmailWebmistress HostingSmall BusinessLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on December 2, 2012

I've had this issue a couple of times in the last year - mail sent to one of my email addresses that wasn't actually meant for me. One was where …

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by Jo Shaer, on November 17, 2012

Over the last few weeks, I have had a couple of incidents where people have asked me why email messages might be bouncing back. Invariably the problem is file size …

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Topics:EmailWebmistress Hosting

by Jo Shaer, on September 22, 2012

So here was a very frustrating problem. I was sending out an email campaign on the autoresponder, Mailchimp for a client. I had produced some tests before pressing the button …

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Topics:EmailLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on August 3, 2012

Had a very upset young man on the phone this afternoon. He had been from pillar to post trying to find the answer to the problem he had with someone …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on March 24, 2012

Chris Crum posted an interesting piece about whether Social Media is killing Email. You can see why people might wonder if the end of email is nigh. After all, how …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on March 11, 2012

Even when I have an effective method for dealing with email spam, I still end up with a very full inbox and now I want to get rid of a …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on October 5, 2011

More email spam problems. When I first saw the email title about my Paypal account being limited, I was in a panic. My mouse hovered over the link and then …

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Topics:EmailPayPal Phishing Scam

by Jo Shaer, on October 4, 2011

Further to my post on using CPanel to filter Email Spam, I was given another tip by Don Crowther, which is to forward your email at the cpanel to a …

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Topics:Emaildealing with email spamWeb Design

by Jo Shaer, on September 24, 2011

One of the downsides of having your email address visible on your website is that you are likely to become a victim of email spam. Even if you take the …

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Topics:Email

by Jo Shaer, on June 29, 2011

"Is there anything we can do to filter... errr... 'enhancement' email spam? I've had over 35 in my inbox this morning!" Not quite what you want when you're running a …

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Topics:Emailemail spam

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