In the earlier post I have mentioned about Tracking Sender of Email and How to see login activity in Yahoo Email Account. Both of the articles are related to security in emails, now in this post I come up with Top Services to Track Emails send from Gmail Account. Now this particular post throws light from sender point of view which means now sender can know what happen to the email send. Suppose you have sent some important email and receiver denies that he doesn’t see but if you these services you can track that whether the email has been opened or not. Read Also: Finding Password from Asterisk in Google Chrome using Inspect Option. It is much like Facebook recently launched feature which helps us see whether the person have seen your chat message or not. The same feature is also available in most of the instant messengers like iMessage, WhatsApp, etc. Now the same feature is available in Gmail with the Best Web Services that are discussed below in the post. Read Also: Recall Email Sent from Gmail and Setting up Gmail Auto Reply with Vacation Responder Option.
Top Services to Track Email Sent from Gmail Account
There are many services available that can be used to track the email sent from Gmail Account but in this article I will concentrate on Best Web Services and they are Bananatag and Yesware Email Tracking. Read Also: Check for Fake Email Address and Send Files up to 10GB with Gmail.
Bananatag to Track Email sent from Gmail Account
With Bananatag you can track your emails using our integrated extensions for Gmail, Google Apps, and Microsoft Outlook. A Bananatag tracking system for emails sent from Gmail is very useful and lightweight. You can easily track email right from Gmail using Bananatag. There are two types of notifications Bananatag support and they are the following: Read Also: Send Batch Reply in Gmail and Send Self Destructible Message with Google Docs.
- Open Notifications
- Link Clicked Notifications
Other than tracking lots of analytics and reporting are also available. You can use the services of Bananatag free but there are only few features available in Free Plan such as:
- 5 Email Tags/Day
- Full Metrics
- No Reports
- Single User
- Basic Notifications
Yesware Email Tracking
Yesware web service is another tool that can be used to track email send from Gmail. According to Yesware this service can be used to “See who opened your emails, when and where in the world”. Using the service is very simple, you just have to click track when composing email and you can track all email opens as well as links clicked in emails. Three mail features of Yesware Email Tracking Online tool are the following:
- See how many times an email is opened to be viewed.
- Know where in the world someone opens an email with Google Maps integration.
- View if prospects are opening email on their computer or mobile device.
Yesware Plugin in Action
Install the Yesware Plugin for Google Chrome from the link given above. After installation is complete Activate the Plugin for Gmail account you use, see the figure below:
Granting the access for Yesware to use the services of your Gmail Account
You can see a new bar gets added in your Gmail account with option to send tracked email.
Click on Send Tracked Email and you will see an email message compose window with test email written by default. Type the email and address of your choice and click send button. Now to test whether this service works or not I have send the test email to another Gmail account.
This thing actually works perfectly fine as it shows in the log that email has been opened and to test I have used Internet explorer browser to open the email account I have used for sending the test mail. You can see the report Yesware display.
Please share any other method you know to Track email sent from Gmail Accounts by commenting below.