How do I check if my email is spam?

Here are some additional tips to help you identify and avoid spam emails:

  • Check the sender information: Verify that the email is coming from a legitimate source. If the sender’s email address looks suspicious or unfamiliar, it’s best to avoid opening the email or clicking on any links.
  • Check the content: Look for any spelling or grammar errors in the email. Legitimate emails are usually well-written and free of errors.
  • Check the links: Hover over any links in the email to see where they lead. If the link looks suspicious or leads to an unfamiliar website, do not click on it.
  • Check the salutation and signature: Legitimate emails usually include a proper salutation and signature. If the email does not include these elements, it may be a spam email.
  • Check the spam score: You can use an email checker tool to check the spam score of an email. This tool analyzes the email content, sender ID, SPF records, DNS settings, IP blacklisting, domain reputation, domain keys, DKIM, and PTR records to determine if the email is spam or not.

I hope these tips help you stay safe online!

 


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Created Wed, Jan 31, 2024 3:13 PM by FAZILAH BT. BASARUDDIN
Updated Wed, Jan 31, 2024 4:48 PM by FAZILAH BT. BASARUDDIN