How to set up Mandrill plugin
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and set up Mandrill plugin on your Osclass website. Mandrill will help you ensure that your emails are delivered correctly or don’t end up in the spam folder.

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Mails are the cornerstone of your business, specially on classifieds websites. You need to constantly deliver users the latest news, updates and offers and be able to track mails to measure users’ engagement. Furthermore, Mandrill provides you with a solid and reliable
mail server that ensures that your emails are delivered or don’t end up in the spam folder. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and set up Mandrill plugin on your Osclass website.

Developed by MailChimp©, Mandrill helps you send emails from their servers. It is a scalable and affordable email infrastructure service, with all the marketing-friendly analytics tools from MailChimp©. With Mandrill plugin emails are tracked and automatically tagged for statistics within the Mandrill dashboard. You can also add general tags to every email sent, as well as particular tags based on selected emails defined by your requirements.

How do I install Mandrill plugin?
1. Download the plugin from Osclass Market - http://market.osclass.org - and install it. Go to your plugins manager on your oc-admin and enable it.

2. Go to Plugins → Mandrill settings. You will see that you need an SMTP username and password. You can get them by creating a Mandrill account.

3. Go to Mandrill website - http://mandrill.com - and Sign Up for a new account. Go to Mandrill Settings page and click on “Add API Key”. The system will provide you with an automatic API Key.

4. Still on Mandrill website, add a sending domain, the one you want to send your emails from. Once added, you need to verify it. Click on the verification link that you will receive in your inbox.

5. Go back to your oc-admin and enter your SMTP username and password and you’re set!
Remember to check on your general settings that your admin email coincides with the domain you’ve just set.

What are you waiting for? Now you can start sending emails from yourdomain.com. And remember, with Mandrill your first 12,000 emails per month are always free.

For more information, you can visit Mandrill support site: http://help.mandrill.com