Sending Emails With PHPMailer using GoDaddy SMTP Settings

In this post I just want to show you how to send emails using PHPMailer with GoDaddy SMTP details.

Godaddy requires you to utilize their SMTP relay servers to send emails from third party clients. To prevent spam, GoDaddy allowing 250 SMTP relays per day. This lets you send 250 emails from your email address on a daily basis. If you want to send more than 250 emails a day , then you need to Purchase more SMTP relay depending on your needs.

GoDaddy uses email spoofing protection using DKIM email verification system, so if you want to use GoDaddy’s SMTP settings outside the domain for example localhost, SMTP settings does not work. To Make it work you need to set Local Domain ex: $mail->DKIM_domain = '';.

Below is the complete example:

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