Recently I received many questions from our theme users that their WordPress website can’t send mail to visitors. Generally, I told them to make sure the PHP sendmail module is working properly on their server, however, after they installed the sendmail module and checked again, they had another problem that the sending speed is very slow and asked me how to fix it, it’s a server configuration issue, although I know a solution is that update the “/etc/hosts” file on your server with “nano /etc/hosts” command to like this: 127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost yourhostname, but I just strongly recommend to use Mailgun SMTP service to instead of PHP sendmail, because of high stability.
Tag: WordPress Plugins
The important things you need to think about after you launched a new WordPress website should be improve the page loading speed, SEO, automatically backup and the security question, especially the latter two. Because I have paid for my lazy, many important data and files were lost before, that was my nightmare. Since then, I usually install and activate the following four essential plugins at the first time when I launch my new WordPress website, I hope it being recognised as serious, especially for the new WordPress users.Read More »