When I send email using cli it doesnt go in spam but when I use nodemailer it goes in spam.

September 22, 2017 1.5k views
Node.js Ubuntu 16.04

I see this in mail header ( when sent using nodemailer)
Received: from [127.0.0.1] (unknown [x.x.x.x]) (using TLSv1.2 with cipher ECDHE-RSA-AES128-GCM-SHA256 (128/128 bits)) (No client certificate requested) by app.payorcrm.com (Postfix) with ESMTPSA id 7A2E4C2294 for xxx@gmail.com; Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:07:25 +0000 (UTC)

But the 127.0.0.1 is not present when sent using cli..

1 Answer

Hello,

I would recommend using SMTP to send out your emails. This would drastically improve the delivery rate of your emails and you would have the correct host in your email headers.

For example you could use Gmail’s SMTP service or setup your own on your droplet. If you decide to go with Gmail here’s a nice guide on how to configure and set that all up:

https://codeburst.io/sending-an-email-using-nodemailer-gmail-7cfa0712a799

Hope that this helps!
Regards,
Bobby

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