Do you know that Yahoo SMTP can be configured in Magento 2 like other email deliverers? Each of us knows Yahoo - one of the earliest leaders in opening a new era for digital email marketing. Even though Yahoo has put an end for the legendary chat program also known as Messenger, the mail system is still running on their own business and having a new route to maintain the transactional email service amazingly.
Many current platforms stress that among all 3rd parties in their blacklists and ISP reports, Yahoo places a strong emphasis on checking the content of emails when determining whether or not a message is spam piece. With IMAP (Internet Message Access Protocol) settings you can read, write, and organize all of Inboxes right from your Yahoo account
It’s good to learn that there are existed users still use Yahoo mail to rock their business in Magento 2, definitely this post is written for you :)
This guide will use Mageplaza SMTP extension to configure this setup. It’s a free extension so there’s no risk to try out this new advanced modules. You can download it in Github and the installation guide can be found at this Documentation.
Back to Magento Admin, make your way from
Mageplaza > SMTP > Configuration. Expand General Configuration, choose Yes to turn Mageplaza SMTP on
Expand SMTP Configuration Option, complete these following steps
And now you have done with the set up SMTP in Magento 2 with the Yahoo Mail provider!