When it comes to online mail, spam traps can be the bane of many companies’ existence. Spam traps and your spam folder certainly aren’t all bad. They can help filter out the phishing scams, junk deals, and fake Nigerian princes to ensure that you’re getting the mail–and by extension, the information–you truly need.

Unfortunately, the same spam traps that help you filter your inbox are the same ones that can trip up many legitimate businesses if they’re not careful. With good guidelines and execution, however, these businesses can rest assured that their emails will land in their customers’ inboxes.

In this article, we’ll tell you more about spam traps and how to avoid them. Are you ready? Let’s go!

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