It is possible to send email from WordPress using the built in `wp_mail` function. Several filters and hooks are available for additional options. There are plugins for extensive functionality, such as sending bulk mail like newsletters.

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Subscribe to email for security fixes?

Is there any email alert list for security fixes? I'd rather not rely on just an RSS feed.
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Why are Wordpress e-mails full of “mysql_real_escape_string” errors? (wp-db.php)

Since recently all Wordpress e-mails, which include Woocommerce order confirmation emails, are full of errors like these: Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): 19 is not a valid MySQL-Link resource in ...
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When a user creates a post (pending), send a confirmation link that allows them to publish

I've got another question for you guys! I need the following thing: User creates post (automatically sets it to pending for approval) Send the user an email with a confirmation link The User clicks ...
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wp_mail ajax form - nonce not working [closed]

I have a working form in Wordpress using ajax to pass the info to php and wp_mail to send the email. My final problem is getting the nonce to work. The js $atj(function(){ $atj('#submit')....
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General Setting Allow Multiple Email Notification

WordPress Version: WordPress 3.2.1 Settings -> General http://www.example.org/wp-admin/options-general.php I would like to have multiple email address in the Email Address textbox. I tried abc@abc....
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wp_mail 200 response but no mail sent

I'm trying to send email from WP using ajax to validate the form and wp_mail to send the mail. The form is a basic form with id names on the fields The js validtion looks like this $(function(){...
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How to bulk send emails

I should send thousands of email in reaction to a specific event, so the email sending is not manual but it's automatic. The server where is hosted my website has an hourly limit for email sending (...
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Howto disable comment moderation emails for admins, but not for authors

I'm the admin of a WordPress multisite installation, and in most of the blogs I'm the person who created the blog in the first place, and therefore my email is the admin email address. Because of ...
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Mail function not working with user accounts

I have an issue with the user account system. It refuses to email people their passwords when they make and account and when they get a temporary password. It always returns with this error "The e-...
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How can I insert a dynamic URL in my email template?

I'm not sure if that's even possible, but I thought I should give it a try. I'm using WP Better Emails plugin in order to create HTML emails for my buddypress website. I want to add to the footer an ...
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Resend password chosen by WP administrator? [duplicate]

I am setting up a closed network based on WP. All users are added by an administrator and are given an username and password. I have also added some user fields with the add_action('user_new_form' ...
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Confirmation required on email change

I'm just wondering why wordpress doesn't send confirmation mail every time user change his/her email address. How do we know that email address is not fake or mistyped? So can anyone give me some ...
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Disable Admin account being emailed for comment notification

I am using the code below to send Comment notification and moderation emails to multiple email addresses for a client site. I have a custom admin panel for this particular site. In my admin panel I ...
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Can we validate user email changes?

I am having difficulty understanding why user security and validation is so vague in WP (4.0).. Surely email verification should come as default? Anyway I have been trying to find a solution to user ...
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wp_mail - Remove sitename from email subject

Can some one tell me how to remove site name from email subject. As of now my email subject looks like this [sitename] - Subject goes here I want it to look like this Subject goes here I ...
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user change password email when reset by admin

I am really new to wordpress programming and I am not even sure if this feature exist. What I am trying to do is send email to users (not admin) when I as an admin change their password/email? At ...
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Adding a second email address to a completed order in WooCommerce [closed]

Before I ask this question, I know there is a (legitimate) hesitation to answer questions here about Woo products since they have their own support and their users should be encouraged to use that. I ...
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Emailing passwords: Setup installed on home server using XAMPP

I've just delved into the WP world and all in all it's going quite well. I have a server at home that I'm using to host the sites. All is working fine except the password emails are not being sent ...
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Which Filter Do I Use To Modify The Subject Of The Retrieve Password Notification Email?

I am looking for the filter that enables me to modify the subject of the "Retrieve Password" notification Email. If you know which filter to use, please let me know.
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Where can i design and modify a new mail template for sending emails to users when commenting?

the mail sent by Wordpress is ok but its template is very simple and has no style or even a header or footer! its message has no information about my blog or logo. where can i edit its message body ...
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PHP form is not sending mail if I use mime type and version in header. How to solve this? [closed]

If I use the following code, then the form works fine and I am getting form submissions to my email. <?php if($_POST["submit"]) { $recipient="meemail@gmail.com"; $subject="New request"; ...
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Script or plugin to send activation email automatically again after 2 hours

I'd like to set a cron job on my server to run an automated script that would tell Wordpress to: Check the users that have signed-up but not logged-in in the last 2 hours. Resend the welcome email ...
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Why is wp-login trying to send an email?

My host sent me the following message: Below are the recently upload scripts that contain code to send email. You may wish to inspect them to ensure they are not sending out SPAM. /home/...
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Duplicate notifications for new user registration

I am trying to figure out why new user registrations are receiving duplicate notification emails. They arrive at the exact same time but from different addresses, one is from the admin owner (myself) ...
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Sanitizing and validating email field

Should I use is_email() to validate an email field? In WP. I've put the email field in a widget. I would really appreciate some help. function update($new_instance, $old_instance) { $instance = $...
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Setup SMTP setting in wordpress

My contact form in wordpress is not working. When the contact form is submitting, I get the following message Message sending failed " ... the SMTP setting is not configured.. How can I make ...
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Check if email address exists front end with AJAX in a plugin

I am pulling my hair out trying to figure this out. I have followed the wordpress codex here for AJAX: http://codex.wordpress.org/AJAX_in_Plugins All I keep returning is 0, I never get a 1. Any idea ...
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How do I replace the e-mail form to functional e-mail subscription? [closed]

In front-page.php I have an e-mail form prototype in HTML: <input type="email" class="form-control" id="email" placeholder="Enter your e-mail address"> <button type="submit" class="btn btn-...
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wp_mail recipient

I am new at this and seeking help, I'm really need a light at the end of the tunnel, so if you can help me, please do it! I will be very grateful! The question is, what do I do to when someone fills ...
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Changed my email. Locked out

I changed my email address and don't have the original password. When I try to reset my password it looks like Wordpress is sending the link to my old defunct email account which doesn't exist ...
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WooCommerce New customer email Hook? [closed]

I've created a sign up page for new customers to create an account. This is working fine but I would like to hook into WooCommerce customer_new_account inside WooCommerce/Classes/Emails/class-wc-...
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Email Obfuscation: Is antispambot() Acceptable? [closed]

I've been looking into Email Obfuscation and trying to get away from obfuscation plugins when I ran across this code snippet[1]: function remove_plaintext_email($emailAddress) { $emailRegEx = '/([...
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Send email from Wordpress

What's the best way to send a email from Wordpress after a certain action. I'm working on a site where users can submit ideas and then other users can comment on them. I would like to send emails to ...
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Auto Log In Users after registration and send confirmation email

I'm using this function in functions.php to auto log in users after the sign up in the front-end function auto_login_new_user( $user_id ) { wp_set_current_user($user_id); wp_set_auth_cookie($...
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Download Free Trial After Email Entered

For my Wordpress site, it would be useful if I could allow people access to a resource if they entered an email address. Ideally the user would enter an email address and then be given a link to ...
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html mail sended with wp_mail shows plain

I have a invoice.html that i want to send i use the following function to replace some things in the html foreach($variables as $key => $value){ $template = str_replace('{{ '.$key.' }}', $...
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Get email address of type Administrator

I am new wordpress, please help me. How can I get all the details of type Administrator. I have created 2 users with Role as Administrator, like get_option( 'admin_email' );. I want the Email address ...
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Not getting emails from my WordPress contact form

I'm not getting emails from my contact form as of about 10 days ago. Wondering if it has something to do with the recent WP update? I'm running WP 3.9 and using Gravity Forms v1.7.5. I tried this ...
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wp_mail attachment not working

Hello I am trying to send mail with some attachment using with wordpress wp_mail functionality but I am not getting attachment in my mailbox. Can you please check my bellow code and guide me where I ...
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Send email when a new post is published [closed]

I'm looking for a method, or plugin, that will allow me to do the following: User can signup to a 'notifications' email list When a new post is published on the site, users on this list are ...
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Send Notifications to All Admins

I want to, hopefully without a plugin, get and loop through all admin accounts and notify each admin when a comment has been posted or a user has registered, etc. I tried to look into this but all the ...
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Help with filter for wp_notify_moderator()

I have a case where I have multiple Administrators. Not all of them want to be notified per email when there was a comment posted or is held for moderation. The Settings > Discussion page only ...
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Emailing Authors only when a CUSTOM POST TYPE post is published- not when edited later [duplicate]

I have the following function that emails authors of a custom post type when the post is published which is great, but I would like it so that it does not email them on any future edits after that to ...
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Mail function is not working

My mail function is not working. When I submit form it says mail sent. But not receiving. I tried echo if the mail sent. It is also working. What is the issue here? Anything with mail function ? <?...
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Automatically send an email to list when blog is updated

I am trying to implement a system where a user makes a blog post (to a set category) and as part of that sequence, or in addition to, it does the following: Create a new email based on a template ...
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Send email daily from WordPress site

I customized a calendar plugin which shows today's birthdays and current month's list of wedding anniversaries in the home page of the site. I wrote a code in that plugin's displaying page using ...
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How do I customise the new user welcome email

How can I customise the the new user welcome email ? I tried 'http://www.sean-barton.co.uk/wordpress-welcome-email-editor/' however it conflicts with some of the other plugins I need to use, Cimy ...
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Send email to all registered users [closed]

I've got a about 60 registered users. How can I send an email out to all of them? Any suggestions on how to achieve this. The users have registered, so I don't think they are going to mind an email ...
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Contact Form 7 + Configure SMTP: Sender email appearing as my own email [closed]

I have Contact Form 7 and Configure SMTP installed on my website. When a user submits a message through the form, everything comes through fine but the sender email is never displayed. Instead, it is ...
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Username from e-mail

Which files do I have to edit to get a grip on $_POST data sent by the registration form? I want to explode $_POST['email'] and build an username from that. I simply want to allow people to register ...