CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SMTP, Inc. (OTCBB:SMTP), a leading provider of cloud-based services to facilitate email deliverability, announces a quarterly cash dividend of $0.018 payable on March 8, 2013 to shareholders of record on February 28, 2013. During the last quarter of 2012, SMTP made a meaningful investment in digital marketing to increase its online presence, consumer awareness and sales and completed an acquisition of an innovative email testing and analytics business, which was paid for in cash. "We are very pleased that we were able to make meaningful cash investments in the long-term future of our business, while rewarding our shareholders short-term with significant cash dividends," stated Semyon Dukach, Chairman of SMTP, Inc. "Since our business is stable and growing, and we expect to earn quarterly profits into the foreseeable future, we intend to pay a quarterly dividend on a continuing basis." ABOUT SMTP, Inc. SMTP is a leading provider of cloud-based services to facilitate email deliverability, including bulk and transactional sending, reputation management, compliance auditing, abuse processing and issue resolution. Our services provide customers with the ability to increase the deliverability of email with less time, cost and complexity than handling it themselves. SMTP, Inc. is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and on the web at http://www.smtp.com . Safe Harbor Statement The information posted in this release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. You can identify these statements by use of the words "may," "will," "should," "plans," "explores," "expects," "anticipates," "continues," "estimates," "projects," "intends," and similar expressions. Forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those projected or anticipated. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, general economic and business conditions, effects of continued geopolitical unrest and regional conflicts, competition, changes in technology and methods of marketing, delays in completing new customer offerings, changes in customer order patterns, changes in customer offering mix, continued success in technological advances and delivering technological innovations, delays due to issues with outsourced service providers, and various other factors beyond the Company's control.