AmazonSES Amazon SES SMTP, Bounce and Spam Complaints for Interspire Email Marketer


What is it?

This is an Amazon SES SMTP, Bounce and Spam Complaints integration add-on for Interspire Email Marketer(IEM) which processes Amazon SES(Simple Email Service) Bounce and Complaint notification provided by Amazon SNS(Simple Notification Service). By doing this the add-on helps to reduce bounce and complaint rate.

Though Amazon SES is a cost-effective email-sending service it imposes tougher rule to the sender regarding bounce and complaint rate. But Interspire Email marketer can't process those bounce and complaint report provided by Amazon SNS with its default feedback loop processor. AmazonSNS addon serves here as a perfect feedback loop processor.

By the use of AmazonSNS add-on, Interspire open rate could be increase a lot by dropping bounce and complaint ratio.

Price Plan

Amazon SES addon is distributed under a "perpetual, installation domain restricted" license, which grants full permission to "source modifications" for internal use. Price for single domain license is 150 USD.

Every purchase comes with -

  • Amazon SES add-on with installation and configuration documentation.
  • Commented, unencrypted, unobfuscated source code.
  • Free of charge first time installation(on demand).
  • Lifetime update support.

How does it work?

The addon uses Amazon SES api, Amazon SNS api, and Amazon SQS api. Don't worry, you don't have to configure these api by hand. The addon will take care of configuring everything automatically once you supply it with an amazon access-secret keypair. After successfully connecting to SES api, it automatically configures your SES account to send all feedback loop reports to an specific SQS queue via SNS, and periodically pulls info from that SQS queue to add the offending address to Interspire global suppression list.

System Requirements

  • Interspire Email Marketer 6.1.x(from 6.1.0 to 6.1.6)
  • PHP Command Line Interface(CLI) 5.3 or above.
  • PHP cURL extension must be available and enabled in the CLI
  • PHP program execution functions must be enabled in the CGI.
* GNU/Linux family operating systems are officially tested and supported with AmazonSNS. But it is likely to work with any operating system (has no platform specific bugs).