Hamza Shahid


Hamza is a Writer for WP Mail SMTP, who also specializes in topics related to digital marketing, cybersecurity, WordPress plugins, and ERP systems.


  • Content marketing
  • Email marketing
  • Affiliate marketing
  • WordPress
  • SAAS
  • ERPs


Hamza is a Content Writer for the WP Mail SMTP team at Awesome Motive, where he also contributes to WPForms. He holds a BSc in Business Administration and brings a diverse range of experience to the team.

He began his writing career at a creative agency, where Hamza honed his skills in creating blogs, tutorials, eBooks, press releases, and whitepapers. Eager to explore new opportunities, he ventured into freelancing on Fiverr, offering a variety of content services.

His career took a specialized turn when he spent six years in the cybersecurity and ERP industries, managing a portfolio of eight Managed WordPress affiliate sites. This experience gave him a strong foundation in affiliate marketing and SEO.

Joining WPForms in 2023, Hamza now focuses on creating insightful content that helps users get the most out of their WordPress experience. When he’s not behind the screen, Hamza enjoys spending quality time with his cats and exploring beaches across the city.


How to Create a Lead Magnet Page in WordPress

Looking for an easy way to create a lead magnet page in WordPress to capture new leads and grow your email list? You're at the right place! WPForms makes it incredibly easy to create opt-in forms, which you can add to any page to offer a lead magnet like a free eBook in exchange for email addresses. So, without further ado, let's dive into the steps to create a lead magnet page in WordPress with the help of WPForms.
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How to Send WordPress Emails Through Gmail (1 Click Setup!)

Are you looking for a simple and straightforward method to send WordPress emails through Gmail? WP Mail SMTP makes it incredibly easy to configure a Google Workspace / Gmail mailer using a one-click setup process! Follow the steps in this guide to learn how to quickly configure the Google Workspace / Gmail mailer in WP Mail SMTP.
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Why Am I Getting Increased Spam On My Website?

Are you wondering why your inbox gets flooded with spam emails over time? Well, you're not alone in this predicament. This is a common concern among our customers and a frequent topic of support queries. What you're facing is an issue affecting millions worldwide. So, let's take this opportunity to understand the mechanics and motives behind these spam emails.
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How to Fix Could Not Connect to SMTP Host in WordPress

The 'could not connect to SMTP host' error is a commonly encountered error in WordPress, which results in your emails failing to send. Since this issue will likely affect website communication and functionality, it is essential to understand under what circumstances it typically occurs. In this guide, we'll walk you through some of the most common problems that result in the 'could not connect to SMTP host' error and how to fix them.
How to Fix Could Not Connect to SMTP Host in WordPress

How to Create a Multi Step Form in WordPress: 2 Easy Methods

Looking for a way to make website visitors contacting you with a multi step form a more positive experience? By splitting your form into different sections, you can fight form fatigue and increase user engagement and lead generation on your website. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the basics of setting up a multi-step form in WordPress with WPForms via 2 different methods.
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