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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Sending all emails using SMTP

I tried using both Configure SMTP and WP Mail SMTP to send all domain emails through my donotreply Google Apps email address, but neither plugin worked. Attempting to send test emails through either ...
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Adding the_content() in custom template email

Let my explain the scenario first: I have a very custom page template. That is use in combination with a CPT and a few Custom fields. The CPT is called "werklijsten" (it's in dutch so bare with me) ...
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Query to get number of posts last week

I want to receive each monday the number of posts that were posted on my site during the week. The first part of the code retrieves the number of posts, and the second part sends me an email with the ...
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How to send an automated user 'inactivity' email?

I'm currently working on a editorial heavy WordPress site, and one thing that I'd like to implement is a functionality that sends someone of a specific role (in this case contributor/author) an email ...
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How to change the default mail when admin approuved an user?

How to change the email (content & template) when the administrator approuved an user?
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Send email when a portfolio project is updated

I am trying to automatically inform specific registered users when the content of a project in the portfolio changes. It's like automatic newsletters on blog changes but I need it for a portfolio and ...
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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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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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wp_mail_from is ignored

I'm setting the specific "from" address using wp_mail_from. I've verified that it's actually called and I'm passing a legit me@domain.com email address. But by the time it hits /var/log/mail.log, ...
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comment reply by email

Is it possible that the admin replies to a comment by email, replying to the notification message he receives about the comment? And for a whatever user if the subscribe to comments plugin is ...
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How to notify specific users when i'm posting/modifying a new post

Here's what I'm trying to do... I'm trying to send new submissions only to contractors requested. Using Role Scoper, I can select only users who can access the new submission. However, I am looking ...
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Google Apps SMTP for WP MultiSite?

How can you force WordPress MultiSite to send all emails via a Google Apps SMTP server? I have attempted to use Easy WP SMPTP, however that does not work exactly as I'd hoped, not to mention it fails ...
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Emails not getting delivered to Hotmail addresses

Recently Hotmail users are unable to receive their password email when they register or use the "Forgot my password" link to get a reset link emailed to them. So far this is only a problem for hotmail....
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HTML email template using custom post type on genesis framework

I'm trying to generate HTML emails using a custom post type. What I would like to do is slot content from post type post into this template to build an editoral newsletter. The problem I'm having is I ...
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overriding wp_new_user_notification function

Myself trying to customize the wordpress user registration greeting email by referring this link and my code as follows. function wp_new_user_notification($user_id, $plaintext_pass) { $user = ...
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How I can add confirm email in custom register page with out plugin in wordpress?

I made a custom register page that you can see the code below: <?php require_once(ABSPATH . WPINC . '/registration.php'); global $wpdb, $user_ID; //Check whether the user is already logged in ...
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Anonymous Email Like Craigslist Has?

I have a question that I've searched for on Google and here but I haven't been able to find a satisfactory answer yet so I figured I'd ask it here. I'm in the early stages of designing a WordPress ...
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How can I deny the user the insertion of emails in topics / comments and stay on the same page?

I have this function that checks whether or not a content contains an email: function fw_check_if_content_contains_email( $content ) { if (preg_match('/\b[A-Z0-9._%+-]+@[A-Z0-9.-]+\.[A-Z]{2,4}\b/...
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Gravity Forms will only send e-mail from admin

I've created a gravity form for e-mail feedback and what we would like to do is have the message sent out to appear to be from the address the person enters in the form. I created the form, and setup ...
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send email to user

I want to send an email to users based on the value of the database. To clarify if the user exceeds the value set in database, send him an email Automatic But I do not know where to write the code in ...
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Where to set sendmail_from?

I'm not sure where in WordPress to do something like: ini_set('sendmail_from','me@mysite.com') First, is this correct? There's a plugin that sends email, but the email gets blocked from my email ...
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How to debug Wordpress sending email *occasionally*?

I have a problem with Wordpress sending registration email occasionally. I tried to register several time to my wordpress site (under same conditions) and sometimes I do not receive confirmation mail. ...
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How To Setup AWS SES to send Wordpress email using SMTP

Can anyone provide a step-by-step guide for how to setup SMTP mail functionality (via AWS SES service) for a Wordpress site that is being hosted in AWS (via an EC2 Instance)? I'm know this is some ...
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PHP's mail() Function Works, WP's wp_mail() Does Not!

PHP's mail() function sends email which I receive successfully while wp_mail() at the same place does not. It returns true but I don't receive the email. I'm doing this on free host which does not ...
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Customise BuddyPress Notifications Email - specifically “new private message”

Is there a function i can call and customise to change the email that is sent when my members receive a new private email. I understand there are plugins available, but i would ideally like to do ...
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Can I email my users on multisite

I had someone register on my site, and they didn't use the correct subdirectory name to sign up and activate. Is there anyway to email them and tell them they made a mistake? Along with this ...
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How to set up an email newsletter signup without a plugin?

I have a client who uses GoDaddy Express Email Marketing, and there isn't a plugin to add a signup form. You can create a signup form on their site and then paste code, but it's to create a page, not ...
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Custom Contact Form - Attachement and receivers

I have created a custom contact form using this code: function contact_form_markup() { $form_action = get_permalink(); $author_default = $_COOKIE['comment_author_'.COOKIEHASH]; $email_default ...
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How to modify content of function welcome_user_msg_filter

I am using WordPress Multisite. I want to modify the content of function welcome_user_msg_filter without hacking the core. I don't like the content of mail which goes to the user after activation. i....
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How to email a published post notification at a certain time?

I am using follwoing code to send an email if any post is published or draft to published. <?php add_action('future_to_publish', 'send_emails_on_new_event'); add_action('new_to_publish', '...
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Disable emails sent by system to user

I have UserPro installed and it handles all of the registration, password change, etc. UserPro sends out emails when all these things happen, but I've also noticed it doesn't stop WordPress from ...
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How to enable mail()?

Newly installed WordPress site is showing disabled the mail() function in lost password. Can any one help me out how to make it enable and make full use of WordPress core functionality?
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Send featured image by form to e-mail

I need to come up with a Function that uses a webform (could be Contact Form 7) to allow visitors to indicate a post by including a friend's e-mail. This e-mail sent will contain the post's content ...
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“Forgot my Password” email is never received

I have a problem to use the password recovery on my website. First I disabled all plugins. I still get nothing. So I reactivated a default theme, still no email. I downloaded a new version of ...
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guest comments with existing emails

I'm implementing a comment form for a single-variant.php that guests are allowed to use. Unfortunately if a guest is using the E-Mail address of a registered user (admins for example) they are still ...
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Retrieve email address from current Profile URL

First Part: I need to retrieve the email address of the current profile url being viewed. e.g. www.mysite.com/user/john In this example I would like to retrieve John's email address. Second Part:...
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Send email when specific user role register and block user

i've create this page to registration user on my wordpress + woocommerce. I like that Wordpress send an email to admin when specific user role register (for example scuole) and then, when registration,...
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Email Inactive User on WordPress

I have seen this question all over but never seen an answer... I am using Paid Membership Pro and want to be able to have an automatic email go out if a user has not logged in for X number of days ...
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Sending SMTP mail using a server with self-signed SSL

The problem I need to solve I have a web server in a network where the port 25 is blocked for outgoing traffic, and in order to send emails it is mandatory to obtain an account and use authentication....
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Email is not sent while adding add_filter in wpDiscuz - WordPress Comments plugin

Currently i am using a wordpress plugin named "wpDiscuz - WordPress Comments" which sends email notification to the user list present in "wc_subscriber" table, but i have hided the default code which ...
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SMTP and mail function to send email

I was wondering if you guys know of a Wordpress plugins that will send email registrations via SMTP if mail function fails or if you can have multiple emails, so that if one SMPT email fails to send ...
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AJAXed function does not like sending mails with certain headers?

Out of all the emails below, only the one with 2024 gets sent when I ajax to the function that contains the code below. And none of the wordpress email gets sent even though other wordpress functions ...
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Not receiving any e-mails after new comment

I know this has been asked several times before in the past, but I think my situation is a bit unique. I am not receiving any e-mails when someone leaves a comment on my posts. Neither are any of the ...
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Email Piping using google apps within WP Engine

I am working on a feature where I need to catch all the incoming emails or email piping. My site is hosted in WPEngine but they don't host emails. They have suggested third party mailing service like ...
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Showing “diaplay_name”

For my email notification, I am trying to customize it so that the email shows display_name Here is the original code that shows the from name: public function get_from_name() { return ...
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is_email() function Not Validating within Foreach Loop

Developing a plugin that register's WP users with a CSV upload. In the validation process of email, I'm using the is_email() function, but it's returning the opposite of what's expected. All the ...
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wp_mail usage problems

I am trying to include and make use of Wordpress' wp_mail() function within my functions.php file to send email out from a contact form on the front-end. However, no matter what I try I keep getting ...
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Getting mail recipient ID rather than current user ID

I have a custom email function in functions.php, that when an admin approves a user sends an email to them notifying them of this. However I need to add some custom data for each recipient, that I can ...
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Send Custom Post Notification to Followers

I am trying to modify the function below (which works great for me ) to notify author followers that the author has published a new post, but I seem to be going round in circles. function ...
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Is contact form 7 unable to access my uploads folder?

Like I mentioned in a previous question, I want to send an email attachment dynamically when a user gives me there contact details. I started with the absolute url: get_template_directory().'/test....