SendGrid is a Cloud-based customer communication platform for transactional and marketing email.
Increase Email Deliverability With SendGrid's Plugin on WordPress.
Configure SendGrid On WordPress Instance
SendGrid is easy to Setup and configures with WordPress in few simple steps.
Let's get started :
Now that you've setup SendGrid account. Next step is to generate API keys that we will use to authenticate WordPress access with SendGrid services.
There are two different types of API keys:
- Full Access gives all of the API methods.
- Restricted Access lets you customize the level of access.
- Billing Access gives you access to the billing endpoints.
SendGrid requires that you create a separate API key for making billing related API calls. This segmentation adds an extra level of security by giving you more control over who has access to the various areas of your account. For more detailed information about API key permissions, see API Keys permissions.
Remember, Free plan excludes:
- Dedicated IP
- Subuser Management
- Customer Success Manager
- Prioritized Support
Next Step is to Install, Activate and Configure SendGrid WordPress Plugin
- Install SendGrid Plugin from WordPress Marketplace and Activate
- Go to Settings and Click on SendGrid
- Update API Credentials and Mail Settings Information
- Send Test Email
That's it, thanks for making it to the end 🙂
Now, that you've configured SendGrid Plugin. Know that tracking your emails is an important part of being a good sender and learning about how your users interact with your email.
This includes everything from basics of clicks and opens to looking at which browsers and mailbox providers your customers use. Learn more about Statistics Overview.
You can now reliably Send Your WordPress Email Through SendGrid. Also, Your SendGrid and WooCommerce should work hand in hand.