Your Newsletter Ends Up In My SPAM Box — Here’s How To Fix It

How to stop your emails from going to spam or junk mail.

Lea Bardot
Write A Catalyst
Published in
3 min readMay 24, 2024


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So, the other day I noticed something quite alarming.

A bunch of newsletters I’m subscribed to were in my Spam folder.

I couldn’t believe what I saw.

All these amazing writers were putting their blood, sweat and tears into their content.

And I’ve just started my own newsletter as well, so I know it’s hard work.

It all began when I was looking for an email from one of my favorite newsletter authors.

I searched high and low in my inbox.

But it was nowhere to be found.

I decided to check my spam folder, just in case.

And to my surprise, there it was!

Along with several other newsletters that I had subscribed to.

‘How did this happen?’

‘And for how long have they been trapped in there?’

‘Were these writers even aware of this?’

I did some research and here’s what I found out.

Understanding Why Newsletters End Up in…



Lea Bardot
Write A Catalyst

Lea, 35, mindful, non-alcoholic. I write about how I’m slowly escaping my 9-5 by growing my online writing business. I’ve written about quitting alcohol too.