{eac}Doojigger Simple SMTP Extension for WordPress

Send email using an SMTP email sever. Configure WordPress wp_mail, and phpmailer, to use your SMTP (outgoing) mail server when sending email.

{eac}SimpleSMTP is an {eac}Doojigger extension which adds SMTP server configuration for WordPress so that all email sent from your WordPress site will be sent through your SMTP mail server.

What is SMTP? … Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

{eac}SimpleSMTP options include…

  • SMTP Server Name

    The outgoing mail server name. Typically something like smtp.your_email_domain.com.

  • SMTP Port

    The mail server port to use. Typically, port 25 = no encryption, port 465 = SSL encryption, port 587 = TLS encryption.

  • SMTP Encryption

    Does your mail server use encryption?

  • SMTP User Name

    The email address/username used to authenticate with your mail server.

  • SMTP Password

    The password used to authenticate with your mail server.

  • Send From Name

    The default name used when sending email.

  • Send From Email

    The default email address used when sending email.

  • Override Senders

    Always send from above name/address (overriding other scripts).

  • SMTP Debugging

    Enable capture and logging of wp_mail and phpMailer debugging data.

  • Default Headers

    Add custom headers to all outgoing emails.

  • Send a Test

    Send a test email to ensure your configuration is working.

Filters

Two filters are available to retrieve the Send From Name and/or Send From Email

simpleSMTP_from_name

$sendFromName = apply_filters( 'simpleSMTP_from_name', get_bloginfo('name') )

simpleSMTP_from_email

$sendFromEmail = apply_filters( 'simpleSMTP_from_email', get_bloginfo('admin_email') )

+ {eac}SimpleSMTP is an extension plugin of and requires installation and registration of {eac}Doojigger.

Copyright

Copyright © 2019-2022, EarthAsylum Consulting, distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL.

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should receive a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see https://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

Automatic Plugin Installation

This plugin is available from the WordPress Plugin Directory and can be installed from the the ‘Plugins’ page » ‘Add New’ and search for ‘EarthAsylum’. Click the plugin’s ‘Install’ button. Once installed, click ‘Activate’.

See Managing Plugins -> Automatic Plugin Installation

Upload via WordPress Admin

Installation of this plugin can be managed through WordPress on the ‘Plugins’ page » ‘Add New’ » ‘Upload Plugin’ and then selecting the eacsimplesmtp.zip file from your computer.

See Managing Plugins -> Upload via WordPress Admin

Manual Plugin Installation

You can install the plugin manually by extracting the eacsimplesmtp.zip file and uploading the ‘eacsimplesmtp’ folder to the ‘wp-content/plugins’ folder on your WordPress server.

See Managing Plugins -> Manual Plugin Installation

Settings

Once installed and activated options for this extension will show in the ‘Simple SMTP’ tab of {eac}Doojigger settings.

Version 1.0.4 – August 2, 2022

  • Cosmetic changes for WordPress submission.

Version 1.0.3 – June 9, 2022

  • Updated for {eac}Doojigger 1.1.0

Version 1.0.2 – May 10, 2022

  • Added filters to retrieve email “from” address/name
  • Allow loading under cron for scheduled events.

Version 1.0.1 – April 28, 2022

  • Added debugging option – captures output from wp_mail and phpMailer (with SMTP debugging)

Version 1.0.0 – March 23, 2022

  • Initial release.
  1. Simple Smtp

    Simple Smtp