AOL/Yahoo Consolidation Will Impact Email Senders

AOL/Yahoo Consolidation Will Impact Email Senders

Albert Liu

If you recall way back in 2015, Verizon acquired AOL and then Yahoo in 2017. Following these acquisitions, Yahoo and AOL were merged under Oath Inc., a subsidiary of Verizon Communications.

Little information has been made publicly available regarding the consolidation of AOL and Yahoo’s email infrastructure, but we do know AOL’s MX (mail exchange) servers will be migrated over to Yahoo’s infrastructure as soon as next month.

As many senders experienced issues (and still are experiencing issues) with Microsoft’s consolidation of Office 365 and Hotmail platforms, we may see something similar with Yahoo/AOL.

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