What are some best practices for choosing an email alias that won't be blocked?

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We currently use an info@ address, which seems to be blocked by many (especially education) clients. Any suggestions for a more filter-friendly email alias? What other terms seem to fall in the same category?
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Abby Hollingsworth

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Greg Rathbun, Customer Service Specialist

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Hi Abby!

When choosing an email address to send from, the domain (the portion of the email address after the @) will have the most impact over whether a mailing might be filtered.  Emails sent from common domains such as @aol.com, @gmail.com, and @yahoo.com are more likely to be filtered than ones sent from a custom domain such as @yourbusinessname.com or @yourschoolname.edu.

You may also wish to check out our 5 steps to emails that reach the inbox that gives some more great tips to ensure your emails reach their destination!
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Abby Hollingsworth

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Thanks Greg. That makes sense. We are using our domain - @ourbusiness.com - so maybe I'm just overthinking it and trying to convince my boss that info@ is a snoozefest. Thanks for your help!