Send and receive emails via API

Send and receive emails via API
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It’s coming with experience. On the beginning you always trying to do everything by your self. No frameworks, no libraries – bare bone solutions written from the scratch. Later – you realising than your time is to expensive, and start using some libraries. After another period of time you are getting to the point, that you are willing to use as many existing solutions as it’s possible.

Really typical problem – sending and receiving emails from the apps. Of course – you can send emails using simple mail () command or using more sophisticated libraries like Swiftmailer but… if there is an option to use API, you can chose from couples:


SendGrid’s cloud-based email infrastructure relieves businesses of the cost and complexity of maintaining custom email systems. SendGrid provides reliable delivery, scalability and real-time analytics along with flexible APIs that make custom integration a breeze.

This is the biggest one, and i think – most expensive.



Mailgun is a set of powerful APIs that allow you to send, receive and trackemail effortlessly.



Postmark removes the headaches of delivering and parsing transactional email for webapps with minimal setup time and zero maintenance.We have years of experience getting email to the inbox, so you can work and rest easier.


Email Yak

Definetly the most ugly website from whole list. But it works, API is really simple.


Finally – if you are looking for more – please check this website:   ProgrammableWeb is more than a directory and community, it’s programmable.

Our “API for APIs” gives you a simple and structured way to access the powerful registry and repository capabilities of PW