Musings and writings from the Mailgun team

Increasing Sending Speed 1350% with the Mailgun API

Transactional marketing emails are an important part of everyday business, and when done correctly they can even br...

  • 2 min read
  • July 13, 2018

Recent Articles

Reach Your Users Through Email and Push Notific...

The great thing about APIs is that they come together as building blocks for all sorts of applications. You don’t have to r...

  • 2 min read
  • April 20, 2018

GDPR is coming. What are we doing about it?

Since the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) made its way into trending topics, the coverage has been thought-provokin...

  • 4 min read
  • April 13, 2018

Diving Head-First into the Inbox: What’s Impact...

It’s no secret that many first-time senders struggle with delivery across different mailbox providers. To find out what cou...

  • 4 min read
  • April 6, 2018

Avoiding the Blind Spots of Missing Data with M...

You have a project, and you want to apply machine learning to it. You start simple: add one feature, collect data, create a m...

  • 3 min read
  • March 26, 2018

Devgun: Creating Development Environments with ...

When we first approached the problem of creating local development environments, we reached for common tools like vagrant. Bu...

  • 4 min read
  • January 25, 2018

Domain or IP Reputation: Which One Does Gmail C...

We often compare email reputation to a credit score. The better your sending score, the more likely your email will get deliv...

  • 4 min read
  • January 10, 2018

Mailgun Security Incident and Important Custome...

On January 3, 2018, Mailgun became aware of an incident in which a customer’s API key was compromised and immediately began...

  • 2 min read
  • January 5, 2018

FML, My Mass Email Had A Typo. What Do I Do?

So, you made a mistake. You spent a long time making sure your email was perfect. You sent it out to your list, feeling all a...

  • 4 min read
  • December 15, 2017

How to Build An Email List the Right Way

I’ve seen a lot of lists – good lists, bad lists, and everything in between – so I can usually tell when a company’s ...

  • 4 min read
  • December 7, 2017

Lock It Down! Welcome, 2 Factor Authentication

Hour 0: Well, I never thought this would happen, but my password was leaked. My account has been compromised, and my services...

  • 3 min read
  • December 5, 2017

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