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Filtering mailing lists in Gmail

With my recent migration of servers from my basement to Amazon cloud servers, I had to rework how my email filtering was setup.

One of the challenges was how to handle the numerous mailing lists I participate in. Especially since I’m the list administrator for many of them.

After a bit of research, and experimentation, I found a pretty good formula for handling the filtering.

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Report as SPAM

It’s nice that many of the major mail providers give you the ability to report a message you’ve received as spam … but some of them make it far TOO easy to report something as spam.

I’ve noticed that many of the big names put the “Report as spam” button way too close to the delete button.

Let’s take a look at some of the providers …

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Well, our good friends at Yahoo are at it again. Once again they are deferring

I put together a new SpamAssassin rule that will help identify spam from spoofed email

As I mentioned before ... even though I'm participating in Yahoo's Email Complaint Feedback Loop,

While doing a little searching, I found some information on email feedback loops for other