When you've installed Mailcoach as a standalone-app, you can visit the mail configuration screen to send a test email. You can send a test email to verify if the mail configuration is ok. If this test mail ends up in your spam, there may be something wrong with your domain or DNS settings.
#Sending confirmation and welcome mails with a different account
Some email providers have very strict rules on sending mails. They require to keep a low bounce rate at all times. Confirmation mails have a higher chance of bouncing because they are sent to unverified email addresses.
To keep your primary email service happy, you can opt to use a different account to send out confirmation and welcome mails.
If you've installed Mailcoach as a standalone app, configure a transactional mailer in the "Transaction mail" section of the settings.
If you've installed laravel-mailcoach in an existing application, you can set the transactional.mailer key in the mailcoach config file to the name of the mailer you'd like to use for transactional mails.