Validate your problems, startup ideas to create products which people want http://needgap.com Find your customers by the problem you are solving for them. Wed, 25 May 2022 00:17:00 +0000 Check email service status before sending emails #email #mailinglist When an email bounces, it gets auto-unsubscribed in many mailing lists to protect the reputation of the sender or the mailer service but a working email id can still bounce if the email service provider is having a technical issue and in this case all email ids belonging to that particular email service provider in the mailing list could potentially be unsubscribed automatically.<div><br></div><div>This can lead to mass unsubscribes if a major email service provider goes down, resulting in unrecoverable cost to the current <a href="https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2020/08/a-guide-to-the-substack-newsletter-economy.html">Newsletter Economy</a>.</div><div>To prevent this the mailer service should check the <a href="https://www.google.com/appsstatus#hl=en&amp;v=status">service status of the email provider</a> before mailing to the list. </div><div><br></div><div>I think there is a need gap for a service which keeps track of the service status of all email providers in realtime (i.e. not dependent upon user reports like downdetector) which can be used by the mailer services. <br><div><br></div><div><br></div></div> 3 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/178-check-email-service-status-before-sending-emails-email-mailinglist 178 Wed, 16 Dec 2020 12:39:00 +0000