Users of Google Apps (GSuite) have the ability to allowlist specific domains through their administrator account to bypass the Gmail Image Proxy. Internal Comms. users who are seeing a significant number of opens from the Google Proxy can utilize the methods below to bypass the proxy and receive their proper location metrics.
This article only applies to users of Bananatag's Internal Comms. plan.
To bypass the Gmail Image Proxy:
To add Bananatag's tracking domain (bl-1.com) to the Image allowlist for your organizations GSuite/Google Apps account, you can follow the instructions included in the help article from Google's help site below:
When correctly added to the Google Image Proxy allowlist -- you should see the following information in the allowlist for your organization's domain.