How to configure your Yahoo Mail SMTP?
Step 1: Create a new Yahoo Mail account.
The interface of Yahoo is pretty similar to Gmail’s, so if you still want one to take an A/B testing, go to https://mail.yahoo.com/d and sign in a new account.
Note down those SMTP credential of Yahoo mail
Server - smtp.mail.yahoo.com
Port - 465 or 587
Requires SSL - Yes
Requires TLS - Yes (if available)
Requires authentication - Yes
Step 2: Get your app password
Go to your Yahoo Account > Account Security > Generate and manage app passwords
Copy your app password
Step 3: Go to App > Settings > Email > Enable Custom SMTP
Step 4: Enter your Yahoo SMTP information
Your Yahoo account and your app password
Step 5: Click Verify Config button, then enter sender and recipient address and click Verify now
If you enter correct information, a success message will be shown like this:
Congrats! Now you can create your campaigns and start sending emails!
- Only use verified senders from SMTP server to send emails, otherwise, your email will go to spam box.
- Using SMTP will not count statistic such as Open, Bounces or Spam report.
Updated on: 21/09/2021