Pricing page helps you understand the different versions and its pricing. Click on Sign up for Free version. (It is always good to check the pricing before signing up for any free service so that you will know whether you can afford the paid version or not when you grow)
Enter your Domain name and other details and click on Sign up
Now your Account has been created. Enter the verification code sent to your mobile number to complete the sign-up process.
Now Select your DNS Manager. Since my DNS Manager is Godaddy I’m selecting that.
Now verify the CNAME by clicking on Proceed to CNAME Verification
Once you Click on CNAME verification button it will take you to Godaddy Sign in page.
Click on Manage button
Then click on ADD button at the bottom of the page
Under Type Select CNAME
Copy paste the Host Name and Destination from your Zoho Account and click on Save
Now come back to your Zoho Account and verify the CNAME that you updated in Godaddy
Once you click on Verify Now, you will get a confirmation message and now you can create an email Account.
Once you create all email accounts and Group Accounts next step is to configure your email to send and receive emails. Click on Configure Email Delivery tab on the left sidebar.
Now go back to your Godaddy or DNS Manager and Update the MX (mail exchange) records. Make sure you delete the all the previous MX records. Click on the ADD button
Under Type select MX and copy paste the host, points to and Priority from your Zoho Account. Type : MX, Host – @, Points to : mx.zoho.com, Priority : 10, TTL : 1 Hour
Repeat the same step again to update MX2
Type : MX, Host – @, Points to – MX2.Zoho.com, Priority: 20, TTL: 1 Hour
Repeat the same step again and update MX3
Type: MX, Host – @, Points to – MX3.Zoho.com, Priority: 50, TTL: 1 Hour
Then update the Sender Policy Framework SPF
Now go back to your Godaddy Account and click on ADD
Select the Type as TXT
Copy Paste the Host, TXT Value from Zoho Account. TTL – Custom, Seconds- 600
Once SPF is done. Next step is DKIM (Domain Key Identified Mail). Under Email Authentication Click on DKIM. Then click Edit Sign
Then Add Selector
Selector Name: Zoho and TXT Value will generate automatically
Now again go back to Godaddy account and click on add to update the DKIM.
Type: TXT, Host: Zoho_domainkey, TXT Value: Copy the TXT value from Zoho Account.
Now the DKIM is updated and enabled successfully.
Now your Email Account is ready and you can start sending and receiving emails.
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