It is important to have an email integration on the E-commerce website .Currently, there are a lot of plugins on the internet market that help email integration. Email integration can also be done by the SMTP.SMTP stands for Simple mail transfer protocol. If you want to connect with Gmail, then it is very easy. The Email system is very important for any e-commerce website. Just like if customers buy something from your website then they receive a confirmation mail.
To integrate SMTP into WordPress, you need a WordPress plugin, with the help of which you can easily integrate email gateway into your WordPress website.
You need SMTP plugin to integrate the email gateway into the WordPress website, so that you can easily integrate the email.Before integrating the email gateway, you have to install wocommerce plugin on the WordPress website. To integrate the SMTP gateway in ecommerce website, you have to follow the following steps.
First of all, log in to your admin page.
Now click on the plugins.
After clicking on plugins, you have 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 provide from Email and from Name that you want to use.
This step is very important for Email integration process, so please fill correct information.
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 My account and go to security and enable Allow Less Secure App. Now click on Save Settings.
Now you will get successfully message for email integration .Now click on the test email.
In this step you have to put email address that you want . And click on send an email.
Again you will get a message successfully .
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 can integrate the SMTP (email) gateway.Next