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Mailing to lots of people at once will increase the odds of being tagged as spam. This is a problem for the publishers of legitimate e-mail newsletters with large distribution lists. Using a company-issued e-mail address may help with this. Sending from a free e-mail account like yahoo.com or Gmail will increase the odds of getting tagged.

Spam filters are getting better every year at keeping up with the ever-increasing flood of spam. But no matter how good the filters get, some spam will always leak through. Consequently, some fraction of good messages will be inappropriately tagged as spam and lost. Your reader may never even know that the message was sent, nor you that the message was rejected.

While the rapid changes in spammer tactics makes it difficult to create a definitive list, Westfield Insurance has outlined nine general rules you should consider when developing e-mail communications.

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