Create an account at SendGrid and you can click the free one.
Once you create the account and confirm the email, fill in the profile details and continue.
You’ll see a notice that your account is being provisioned. This can take a few hours or more/less. You can’t sent mail until the account is fully provisioned. Wait to change your SMTP mail for your site until after it is provisioned.
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We use a transactional mail service as we recommend in this blog. As we recently changed to SparkPost, we’re writing this tutorial to show you how to set up your transactional mail there as well, should you want to.
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Using Mandrill for your Site Transactional Mail
First you need an account at mandrill .
Once you sign up, the next screen asks if you want to use SMTP or API method. With the API method, you have more control so that is how mine is set up.
It’s best to set up an app for each domain you have, in case you have more than one domain.
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