It is important to have an email integration on the E-commerce website . Today, there are a lot of plugins on the market that help email integration. Email integration can also be done by the SMTP.SMTP stands for Simple mail transfer protocol. If you are want to connect with Gmail, then it is very easy. Email systems are very important for any e-commerce website. Just like if a customer buys something from your website then they will receive a confirmation mail.
Let's talk about how to install SMTP and setup in WordPress.
First log in to your admin page.
Now click on the plugins.
After clicking on plugins, you habe to click on Add New.
In this step you have to search a plugin by the name WP Mail SMTP name . After searching, Install WP Mail SMTP and active after installed.
Now click on the settings of WP Mail SMTP.
After clicking setting , you have to select other SMTP .
Now you have to give From Email and Fom Name that you want to .
This step is very important for you, so please give the information right.
I.SMTP HOST smtp.gmail.com
II. SMTP Port 465
IV. Authentication ON (yes)
IV. SMTP Username Yourmail@gmail.com(Gmail Mail ID)
V Password yourpassword(Gmail Account Password)
To complete all the information, you need to go to your Gmail account and go to security and enable Allow Less Secure App. Now click on Save Settings.
Now you will get the successfully saved message . Now click on the test email.
In this step you have to put one email address that you want . And click on send an email.
Again you will get Successfully message .
Now check your Gmail account that you put in the time of testing. Now you can see that you have got a test mail
In this way you will be integrate the SMTP (email) gateway.