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How to Set Up DKIM for HaleyMarketing?

October 11, 2023  |  2 min read

DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) is an email authentication system designed to detect email spoofing. It allows organizations to take responsibility for transmitting a message, while providing a mechanism to verify that the message was not altered during transit.  DKIM uses cryptographic signatures and public-key infrastructure to verify that an email message has not been altered during transit, and that it truly came from the claimed sender. Email senders can use DKIM to sign their messages by adding a DKIM-Signature header field to the messages. Email receivers can then use the public key published in the DNS to verify the signature and check that the message has not been tampered with. 

Steps to Configure DKIM for HaleyMarketing

Create your DKIM key pair for your domain on HaleyMarketing instantly by using our free DKIM record generator. The duo consists of:

  • A DKIM public key, which should be published in your public DNS.
  • A DKIM private key: used by HaleyMarketing to sign your outgoing emails

How to Get Your DKIM Public Key Available for HaleyMarketing

  • Log in as an administrator to HaleyMarketing.
  • From the main navigation, select the Admin tab.
  • From the Admin sub-navigation, choose the Widgets sub-tab.

Near the bottom of the page is information that you will need to add DKIM to your domain’s DNS record. “DNS Record Name” and “DNS Record Value” are the labels on it.

  • Open your DNS account in a separate window of your browser.
  • Copy the name of the DNS record from myHaley.
  • Paste the DNS Record Name as the new DNS TXT record name when creating a new DNS TXT record.
  • From myHaley, copy the DNS Record Value, and then paste it into the new DNS TXT record.
  • Save your record’s modifications and wait 48–72 hours for your DNS to take effect.

You can use Skysnag’s free DKIM Checker to check the health of your DKIM record here

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For more information on HaleyMarketing DKIM setup, you can refer to their reference documentation

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