G Suite is our recommended solution for 3rd party email platforms. 


Please note that Google changes their workflow and design often, so the steps below may not be 100% accurate at the time of reading.  For the most up to date documentation from Google on this topic, please reference their documentation here: https://support.google.com/a/answer/172171?hl=en&ref_topic=2705493


To verify your G Suite Account please follow these instructions -


Go to https://gsuite.google.com/products/gmail/ and click on "Get Started":


Google also provides a free service for you to have them help you with the setup: Set up G Suite for your organization

Verification Process:


Now it is time to add one of the ways provided by Google for the "Verification Step" -

1. CNAME:



2. TXT Record:



Login to the admin of your website and go to Developers >> cPanel Dashboard >> Zone Editor:



Inside the DNS Zone Editor click on "Manage":




Here you can add either record to your site:









CNAME:




TXT: