Email communication is an essential aspect of most businesses. In this post, you will look into the basics of sending emails with the Twilio SendGrid Email API and sending templated emails with the Handlebars templating language. Finally, you will finish by putting it together in a sample project that sends emails based on a template.
You'll need the following things for this tutorial:
- A free Twilio SendGrid account. Sign up for a SendGrid account here to send up to 100 emails per day completely free of charge
- An OS that supports .NET (Windows/macOS/Linux)
- .NET 6.0 SDK (newer and older versions may work too)
- A code editor or IDE (Recommended: Visual Studio Code with the C# plugin, Visual Studio, or JetBrains Rider)
Set Up SendGrid
First things first: To use the SendGrid API, you need an API key. Create one by heading over to the …
You can quickly and intuitively send emails using the FluentEmail library for .NET, but once you send many different emails in your project, you have to be able to organize your email templates in a good way to reuse content and enforce consistency in terms of format and design. Luckily, Razor Layouts can help you reuse parts of your templates like headers and footers.
You will need the following for your development environment:
- Git CLI
- a .NET IDE (Visual Studio, VS Code with C# plugin, JetBrains Rider, or any editor of your choice)
- .NET 6 SDK (earlier and newer versions should work too)
Set up an SMTP server
To be able to send emails at scale, you'll need an email sending service like the SendGrid Email API, but for …
Sending out newsletters is a great way to keep your audience up-to-date on the latest news. There are existing newsletter products like SendGrid Email Marketing, however, in a scenario where the client demands more customization, building a newsletter app yourself using the SendGrid Email API is a great alternative.
The advantage of building your own newsletter application is that you can control the nuts and bolts of the system and still maximize deliverability and measure engagement with SendGrid.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a newsletter app using ASP.NET Core Razor Pages and SendGrid.
Every newsletter application involves two parties: the subscriber of the newsletter, and the author of the newsletter.
The subscriber's journey goes like this: The soon-to-be subscriber fills out a form to subscribe that includes their email address and other details (depending on your business needs). When the subscriber submits the …
Any web application that includes authentication processes should have some sort of email activation flow. If you don’t, you’re decreasing the possibility of contacting your users and opening a door for spammers to create fake accounts and affect your website.
Django has a built-in mail sending interface, which we’ll be using to send emails with SendGrid through the tutorial.
After we finish, you’ll have an authentication system that requires users to verify their account with a confirmation email.
We’ll create a complete project from scratch but if you already have one, don’t hesitate in following along with this tutorial.
Whenever you want a quick reference to the code, you can visit this GitHub repository.
To complete this tutorial, you’ll need the following:
- A SendGrid account (Start for free). …
When it comes to messaging applications, read receipts are a common feature that allow you to know if your recipient has read your message. For email applications, this feature is very uncommon; however, when sending marketing and especially important emails, it's sometimes vital to know and keep track of whether your recipients have opened and read your email.
When using Twilio SendGrid, keeping track of email engagement is seamless through Event Webhooks. Event Webhooks not only track the delivery status of your emails but also engagement events such as if an email has been opened or a link within an email has been clicked. Pairing open and click tracking for emails with Twilio’s Programmable SMS API will ensure you’re up to date on the status of your important emails.
In this tutorial you’ll learn how to track and send SMS alerts for open and click events for your …
reply-toアドレスに設定できます。この方法であれば、Twilio SendGridは認証済みメールアドレスからメールを送信する一方で、受信 …
The security of your customers’ data is essential and goes beyond just the application. Alerting customers when their account information changes, such as a username or password, is a great way to show customers you're looking out for them. You can pair Twilio SendGrid with Auth0 Actions to email users when their passwords change to build another layer of trust.
This blog post will walk you through sending a password change email using SendGrid’s Mail Send endpoint with Auth0 Actions.
- A free Twilio SendGrid Account – Sign up here.
- A free Auth0 Account – Sign up here
- An application in your Auth0 account. If you don't have one, you can use one of the Auth0 Quickstarts with a sample application.
Set up SendGrid
Before sending emails using SendGrid, you'll need to verify your Sender Identity and generate your API key. Verify the Sender Identity to confirm that …
まず、Twilio SendGridのアカウントにログインし、管理コンソールの [API Keys] 画面に移動します。右上の [Create API Key](APIキーを作成)ボタンをクリックします。
APIキーの名前を指定し、[Create & View](作成と表示)ボ …
You can send emails with the .NET libraries that come with the framework such as the APIs from the System.Net.Mail namespace. They are suitable for this kind of development, however, sometimes you need a more straightforward and powerful way to generate and send emails.
In this post, you will learn how to generate and send emails using the FluentEmail library connected with Twilio SendGrid in a console project with .NET.
You will need a free Twilio SendGrid account and some experience with the C# language and .NET platform to complete this tutorial. Sign up here to send up to 100 emails per day completely free of charge.
Finally, you will need the following for your development environment:
When sending emails with Twilio SendGrid, sometimes you want to be able to keep track of the status of these emails, such as when a recipient opens the message or reports it as spam. This is made possible by the use of Event Webhooks. Let's walk through how to use Node.js and Express to track the status of emails that you send.
Prerequisites and dependencies
Make sure you have the following before moving on:
- Node.js and npm installed (do this first if you haven't already)
- A free SendGrid account
- An email address to test out this project
- A domain on which you will receive emails. For the purposes of this article, I’m going to use yourdomainhere.com. You will need to replace it with your own domain name.