Dittofeed can integrate with SendGrid to send emails.

Integration Instructions

Visit the SendGrid API Keys page https://app.sendgrid.com/settings/api_keys.

Click “Create API Key”, then select “Restricted Access”. Grant “Full Access” in the following categories.

  • Mail Send
  • Mail settings
  • Tracking

Then grant “Read Access” in the following categories.

  • Stats

SendGrid API Access

Click “Create & View”. You will then be directed to a page containing your API key.

Finally, add that same API key to Dittofeed on the settings page /dashboard/settings#email-channel.

Dittofeed SendGrid API Key

That’s it. At this point you should be able send emails with Dittofeed and SendGrid.

Tracking

In order to receive sendgrid tracking data, you have to create a webhook in SendGrid.

Go to the Webhook settings page. https://app.sendgrid.com/settings/mail_settings/webhook_settings

SendGrid Webhook Settings

Create a new webhook with the following actions to be posted.

  • Opened
  • Clicked
  • Spam Reports
  • Dropped
  • Bounced
  • Delivered

With the Post URL https://dittofeed.com/api/public/webhooks/sendgrid or your own custom domain if you’re self-hosting.

Enable the “Signature Verification” feature. Save the webhook.

Sendgrid New Webhook

Now, re-open the webhook’s settings. You should see your “Verification Key”.

Sendgrid Webhook Verification Key

Copy that key and paste it into Dittofeed’s settings page /dashboard/settings#email-title and click save.

Sendgrid Verification Key Settings