How to Configure Mandrill with Freedom
Mandrill is the primary recommended Email Delivery mechanism for Freedom websites. Some packages require Mandrill in order for email marketing and form email notifications to be sent.
Here is how you setup Mandrill with your Freedom Website:
1) Visit http://mandrill.com/signup/ and sign up for your Free Mandrill account.
2) Login into your Mandrill Account you created in step (1) -> http://mandrillapp.com/login/
3) In your Freedom Site go to: Green > Configuration edit SMTP Email Address, SMTP Outgoing Mail Server, & SMTP Password fields with the proper Credentials found in your Mandrill Account.
To get the proper credentials: Go to Mandrill Account > Settings > SMTP & API Info > There you will find the following:
SMTP Outgoing Mail Server (Host) - This will ALWAYS be -> smtp.mandrillapp.com:465:ssl
SMTP Username - Email Configured with Mandrill
SMTP Password - Valid API Key
If you do not have a Valid Key Generated click on the Add API Key button to generate a new key.
Once you enter in the proper credentials in Green > Configuration the site will now be configured with Mandrill.