What you will need:

  • A mailgun account
  • A credit card on file with your mailgun account

Step One: Add a domain in Mailgun

  • Click Add New Domain
  • Enter your Domain name Note: Mailgun Suggests utilizing a subdomain such as mg.yoursubdomain.com

Adding your DNS Settings

  • Open your DNS Zone Editor (ClickFunnels shown in example)
  • Create a TXT record for your SPF settings
  • Copy your hostname without your domain and paste it into the Name input
  • Copy your SPF record and paste it into the Value input
  • Press Save
  • Create a TXT record for your DKIM settings
  • Copy your hostname without your domain and paste it into the Name input
  • Copy your DKIM and paste it into the Value input
  • Press Save

MX Records

  • Create Two MX Records
  • Enter mg into the name input
  • Enter mxa.mailgun.org into the first MX record Value input
  • Enter mxb.mailgun.org into the second MX record Value input
  • Press Save

DNS Record for Tracking

  • Create a CNAME 
  • Enter email.mg into the Name input
  • Enter mailgun.org into the Value Input
  • Press Save

Verify Settings in Mailgun

  • Click Check DNS Records Now

** DNS settings may take up to 48 hours to update **

Step Two: 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 - This email should belong to the same domain that you verified previously.
  • SMTP Server - This will be smtp.mailgun.org
  • Port - Enter 587. 
  • SMTP User -  This should be postmaster@yourdomain.com
  • SMTP Password - Your Mailgun generated password
  • SMTP Domain - This is the domain that you verified. Insert only the domain name. Do not use www, http, or https.
  • Domain - Domain within your ClickFunnels account (make sure this domain is verified and secured with SSL for proper sending). 
  • 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 Three: 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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