If you have any questions about this, please contact our support team by clicking the support icon in the bottom right-hand corner of this page.

What you will need:

  • An Amazon SES account
  • An Email host set up for your domain

You can learn how to set up an email host here. 

Step One: Account Set up

  • Sign Up for a Amazon SES account 
  • Select the US WEST Oregon server (Server must be set)

Step Two: Validate your Domain

  • Search for SMTP
  • Select Simple Email Service
  • Select Manage Identities
  • Select Verify a New Domain
  • Enter the domain without www or http/https
  • Select Generate DKIM Settings
  • Click Verify This Domain
  • Scroll down to the TXT and CNAME prompts
  • Open your DNS Zone record Editor
  • Create the 3 CNAME's as directed (Note, only to the period before the domain as shown with the strikethrough)
  • Create the TXT record
  • Amazon SES will automatically check for these settings

Step Three: Validate your Email Address

  • Select Email addresses
  • Select Verify a New Email Address (this will be the email address you set up with your email host under the "What you need" portion above.)
  • Open your email host
  • Select the confirmation link

Step Four: Request a Sending Limit Increase 

Step Five: Create your SMTP Credentials 

  • Click the SMTP Settings Menu
  • Click Create My SMTP Credentials 
  • Select your IAM User Name
  • Click the Create Button
  • Click Show User SMTP Security Credentials 
  • Copy and Save both the User name and Password for use in next step

Step Six: Open your SMTP Settings

Open your Clickfunnels SMTP Settings

  • Press Account
  • Select SMTP Settings
  • Select to "Setup email sending"

Open your Amazon SES SMTP Settings

  • Select SMTP Settings

Step Seven: Setting up your SMTP Settings 

  • Title - The name of your integration. This is for your reference only. This can be anything that you like. 
  • From Name - This is the name that will display in the user's email client when they receive an email from you. 
  • From Email - should be the same email that you verified in your Amazon SES settings.
  • SMTP Server - The server name found on the SMTP Settings page in your Amazon SES account.
  • Port - Enter 25, 465, or 587. Please insert only one.
  • SMTP User - Your Amazon generated User ID
  • SMTP Password - Your Amazon generated Password
  • SMTP Domain - Enter  is the domain that you verified. Insert only the domain name. Do not use www, http, or https.
  • Domain - Domain within your account you desire this associated with.
  • Address - Enter your businesses physical address 
  • SMTP Footer - Your SMTP Footer is the information that will be included in the footer of all your emails. This footer area supports HTML code. 
<center><p>Company Name | 123 Address, City, State, Zip | 9876543210</p>
<p><a href="#UN_SUB#">Unsubscribe</a></p></center>

Step Eight: Test Your Settings / Finalize Integration

  • Click Verify Email settings on the right hand side of the SMTP settings page
  • Select Default SMTP if this will be your default SMTP integration
  • Select Save SMTP Integration

If you have any questions about this, please contact our support team by clicking the support icon in the bottom right-hand corner of this page.

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