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A Brief Look at the Journey of an Email Message

How do emails actually get from point A to point B? Most people have no idea. They don’t stop to wonder how an email message is sent and delivered when clicking the send button. If you were to ask them they might reply with,  “Of course, it’s simple. It gets sent...

Emanuel Fuentes
Sr. Software Engineer
Emanuel Fuentes, Sr. Software Engineer
May 23, 2019

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GDPR: One Year Later

May 25, 2019 marks the one year anniversary of the implementation of GDPR: the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, a sweeping set of data privacy laws replacing a patchwork of...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
May 21, 2019

Test Types and Why We Use Them

If you have spent any time around our DOTS Lead Validation or DOTS Lead Validation International services you may have run across the input to the service, 'TestType'. This input is arguably one of the...

Dylan Van Lant, Applications Support Technician
Dylan Van Lant
Applications Support Technician
May 16, 2019

Email Validation: To Correct or Not to Correct?

Wouldn’t it be great if there were a service where you could enter an email address, and it would be validated and automatically corrected when an error was found? The good news is that this service...

Jan Rehorik, Sr. Applications Engineer
Jan Rehorik
Sr. Applications Engineer
May 9, 2019

How Data Quality Tools Help Save Mother’s Day

We have many mission-critical applications for our products. But every year in May, one of the most critical ones is keeping moms happy on Mother’s Day. After all, customer satisfaction is important in...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
May 7, 2019

Credit Card Validation: Your Questions Answered

You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers! This is the first in a series of articles exploring common user questions about our products and how they can be used in business use cases, based on what...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
May 2, 2019

Using Geocoding for Target Marketing

What can a little latitude and longitude do for your marketing? A great deal, as it turns out. For starters, geotargeting – or the use of geographic coordinates to define your target market – has...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
April 30, 2019

Lead Validation: The Core Components

How good are your leads? DOTS Lead Validation, Service Objects’ most popular composite service, is designed to measure lead quality – helping our clients reduce fraud, increase conversions and enhance...

Jonas Shaefer, Director of Engineering
Jonas Shaefer
Director of Engineering
April 25, 2019

Reflections on Earth Day 2019

On April 22 we celebrate Earth Day, a day of learning and action that marks its 50th anniversary next year. It has been quite a movement. According to its official website, the original...

Geoff Grow, Founder & CEO
Geoff Grow
Founder & CEO
April 22, 2019

Service Objects is the industry leader in real-time contact validation services.

Service Objects has verified over 3 billion contact records for clients from various industries including retail, technology, government, communications, leisure, utilities, and finance. Since 2001, thousands of businesses and developers have used our APIs to validate transactions to reduce fraud, increase conversions, and enhance incoming leads, Web orders, and customer lists. READ MORE