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New shared IP address

Hi,

 

On my wordpress site, Mailchimp suddenly started to give the error: "Error connecting to Mailchimp: 503 Service Unavailable "

 

On Mailchimp's website, they say the only solution is requesting a new IP address from my webhost. Please how do I go about this? Has anyone experienced this issue?

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Re: New shared IP address

@henkeshi 

 

Here's a link for purchase of a Dedicated IP from GoDaddy. It's a good thing to have, especially on shared hosting.

 

I would recommend steering away from Mailchimp personally. I'm not sure if you're paying for it but I use GoDaddy Email Marketing and it doesn't slow down my site because there's nothing to install and it's much easier to use and integrate. 



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Re: New shared IP address

@henkeshi 

 

Here's a link for purchase of a Dedicated IP from GoDaddy. It's a good thing to have, especially on shared hosting.

 

I would recommend steering away from Mailchimp personally. I'm not sure if you're paying for it but I use GoDaddy Email Marketing and it doesn't slow down my site because there's nothing to install and it's much easier to use and integrate. 



I am a GoDaddy End User - Just Like You
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