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How can I set up SPF & DKIM on my GoDaddy provider?

Correctly setting up SPF and DKIM is very important as it will increase the deliverability of your campaigns. If your aim is to have professional results from your email marketing efforts, then it's almost mandatory to look into what is a fairly simple procedure, which will greatly impact the success of your campaigns and allow you to hit inboxes!

First, you need to make sure you know where to find the required SPF & DKIM information inside your Moosend account. Then all you have to do is follow the steps described below:


A. Setting up SPF

1. Log in your account at www.godaddy.com by clicking on the My Account tab.

2. Click on the Add New Record. The Add DNS Record window is displayed.

3. Select TXT (Text) from the Record Type list.

4. Fill in the following fields:

  • TXT Name
    Enter the host name for the TXT record. For instance, you can type @ to map the record directly to your domain name.

  • TXT Value
    Enter the value you want to assign to the record.

  • TTL
    Select for how long the server should cache the information.

5. Click OK.


B. Setting up DKIM/ Domain key

1. Log in your account at www.godaddy.com by clicking on the My Account tab.

2. Click on the Add New Record. The Add DNS Record window is displayed.

3. Select TXT (Text) from the Record type list.

4. Fill in the following fields:

  • TXT Name
    Enter the subdomain of your host name, such as www or ftp.

  • TXT Value
    Enter the value you want to assign to the record.

  • TTL
    Select for how long the server should cache the information.

5. Click OK.

 

It is highly recommended that you check that you've correctly completed the verification procedure through your Moosend account.