New Privacy Policy + GDPR Modifications (May 25, 2018)

Mail Dog has updated its Privacy Policy in keeping with the new standards require of EEA residents as well as general best practices in the industry. While some of the language and EEA options are new, we have always been committed to keeping our client data safe, never sharing personal information unless required by law or business. We have also tried to educate and keep our clients informed about best practices for permission email, which is at its core an initiative that is sensitive to permission and consent when communicating to contacts. Please review the Policy and feel free to contact us if you require additional information.

Privacy Policy

@AOL FROM EMAIL’s No Longer Deliverable

As of April 2014, AOL made a change to their DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance) records, which could affect your email marketing deliverability.

The cliff-notes version: AOL will no longer allow an email sent from a email address into their servers if the email was not sent from within aol (for full techy-details click here).

What does that mean for your Campaigns?

Customers using an email service provider (like Mail Dog) should no longer use a email address as the FROM EMAIL when sending a campaign.

AOL will recognize the message as not truly originating from within the servers and block any email from being delivered to other email addresses.

If you typically send campaigns using a FROM EMAIL address, please change to a different from email address. You can either set-up a new email address within your website domain (ie: info @ or you can open another free email address at any other online email service like Gmail or Hotmail. is not commenting on whether this is a permanent change or if they will allow for advanced whitelisting overriding this rule. For now, the only option for best deliverability to emails is to conform to their new standard.

To read more technical details on this matter, check out “A brief DMARC primer” by AOL postmaster.

If you have any additional questions, please let us know.

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