How to Fix Issue Not Sending Email In WordPress

some beginner level users ask us why their contact form plugin is not Sending Email In WordPress properly, or why they are not seeing any Email notifications.

In this article, we will show you how to fix the WordPress issue not sending email so let’s start.

Why You’re Not Getting any Emails from Your WordPress Site

one of the most common reason for emails not going properly is that your WordPress hosting server is not properly configured to your WordPress in the PHP mail() function.

Even if your hosting is configured to use it, many email service are available to used like Gmail and other

Today so many users are using SMTP to configured email and This is the reason why we recommend everyone to use SMTP(Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) for sending emails to your WordPress site.

Installing the WP Mail SMTP Plugin

First, install and activate The plugin WP Mail SMTP i wordpress like simple go to plugin option and click add new then type WP SMTP and install First one then click Active Button to active this SMTP plugin.

Next, click on WP Mail SMTP option available in your WordPress dashboard then to configure the plugin settings.


You will need to start by entering your name and your business email address. Make sure you use the same email address here that you’ll be using for your SMTP mailing services.


You can choose to force emails that to want to use this name and email address, even if other plugins have different settings. WP Mail SMTP will override the other plugins’ settings.

After that, you want to choose a SMTP mailing service for your site.

in my case i’m using default PHP function so simply click php box and click save button

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check test mail is configure properly or not simply Go to the ‘Email Test’ tab of WP Mail SMTP and enter your email address to send an email to. after Click ‘Send Email’ button.

You should see the message in below ‘Test HTML email was sent successfully!’ Check your inbox to see whether it’s arrived. check email your inbox or some case mail should be go to spam.


Congratulations. Your WordPress Site Email in Working right now You’ve now set everything up. The final step is to send a test email to make sure everything is working.

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