This guide describes how to configure Iterable to use SendGrid to send email.
Iterable also supports various other email service providers (ESPs):
Amazon Simple Email Service (SES), using a shared IP pool — Iterable's default email setup. Currently, there's no way to send through Amazon SES using your own account or a dedicated IP address. To learn more about setting up Amazon SES, read Integrating Amazon Simple Email Service (SES) with Iterable
If you have any questions, talk to your Iterable implementation consultant or customer success manager.
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To configure your Iterable account to send email with SendGrid, complete the steps below.
Step 1: Configure your SendGrid account and related settings
To set up your SendGrid account to work with Iterable, work closely with your Iterable implementation consultant or customer success manager.
To set up your SendGrid account, you'll need to do things such as:
- Create and configure subusers and subdomains.
- Set up webhooks.
- Create an API key.
- Set up DNS records.
Step 2: Add your SendGrid account information to Iterable
Now, add your SendGrid account information to Iterable. To do this:
In Iterable, navigate to Settings > Sending Platforms.
In the Connect a new platform section, click Mailgun.
On the SendGrid page that appears, click Add Account.
Fill in the required fields for your account:
For help creating a SendGrid API key, check out SendGrid's documentation.
Step 3: Complete the instructions in the Email Setup guide
To finish setting up your project to send email, complete the steps in Email Setup.