In this blog post, I am going to explain about how to send 40000 email/month free using Sendgrid.
You will not need to add any credit card details for using this free plan.
Is there any daily email sending quota?
Actually, with this free plan, you are allowed to add only 2000 subscribers on your list.
So this means you can send any no. of emails to these subscribers until you reach your free plan limit.
for example, if you send an email template to these subscribers then you can also send another email campaign to the same
subscribers that you have uploaded to your account.
If you want to send the more emails then you need to purchase a premium plan as per your requirement.
See the pricing plan: https://sendgrid.com/pricing/
What is the procedure to send the emails through SendGrid?
Just follow the given procedure step by step below.
1. Sign up to your Sendgrid account if you have not signed up yet.
Login Link: https://app.sendgrid.com/login
2. Verify your email address.
Once you will create your account then you will get a verification link in your account email inbox which you will fill in creating your SendGrid account.
3. verify your domain address.
Click in Setting Tab as shown in the below image.
After this click on Domain as shown in the below image.
After this click on the Add new domain as shown in the below image.
Here, you need to insert your domain preceding with the subdomain as shown in the below image.
Here one question arises in your mind that what is this white label domain…?
This is just a verification steps where SendGrid ensures to the ISP that they(SendGrid SMTP) are sending Emails on behalf of the users.
So here you can verify several white label verification like Email, domain, IP, and etc.
So don’t confuse with this White label, this is just the verification process which done to make high email delivery rate.
For more information, you can go through the below extensive tutorial.
Once you get this records, you just need to copy this record to your domain hosting site.
You need to add these records to your domain hosting site. Let’s assume you have purchased your domain from Godaddy, then you need to add the records at Godaddy. And this is the similar procedure for all domain hosting site.
How to add the records at Godaddy?
Please follow the below procedure step by step.
Login to your domain hosting site where have you purchased your- domain for example Login to Godaddy if you have purchased your- domain from Godaddy.
Click on Manage.
Click on Manage DNS.
Click on the Add button to add all the required values you have got above.
Here you can add all the values like TEXT, CNAME, MX and etc.
So just add all the values one by one. In TTL field you an enter 1hour as this field indicates the records update time.
Now you are ready to create your email templates and send them to your users.
Note: Once you add the SPF and DKIM records to your domain hosting site then it can take up to 24 hours to updates your records.
How to Create & Send Email campaign using SendGrid….?
Just Go to the Template tab and then start creating your Email template and send them to your uploaded subscribers.
How to get the tracking report like open, Google Analytics and etc?
you can this tracking report easily, just Go to Setting>>Tracking, see the below image.
What if you just to use SendGrid SMTP Relay service for sending your email with third party ESP….?
Yes, this is very simple to send the Emails using SendGrid SMTP Relay.
Please get the full SMTP relay details below which you can use for sending the emails using the third party.
From Email: Enter the emails address which you have used to create the account of SendGrid.
How will I get the spam and bounce notification in my dashboard from SendGrid account…?
You just Go to Setting>>Mail setting and then you can get spam, bounce and much more stats in your third party ESP dashboard, see the below image.
Here make the setting ON which you want to activate, here you activate event notification and then enter the HTTP endpoint URL that you will get from your third party ESP.
Here just check the box which and all information you need to show in your Thrid party ESP dashboard.
You are done with this setup and now you will start receiving the notification.
In a case of any queries, you can write us at firstname.lastname@example.org we will get back to you ASAP.
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