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How to Celebrate Paid Off Tech Debt

Tim Jenkins Company, Technical
Tech debt seems to be pretty popular topic. In my experience, there are two types of startups: those who are successful and have tech debt, and those who are not successful. The good news is that if a company is successful, there is the chance to get rid of the old tech debt, and in many of those cases it is a great cause for celebration among the engineers who have had to deal with it. Read More ›

Secure Account Sharing: Introducing Our New Teammates Feature

Lindsey Weinig Product
We recognize that you need to collaborate with your team in order to get the most from your email platform. But how do you manage the needs of your associates? Do you give full access to anyone who needs an API key or needs to update your billing information? Or perhaps you take on all of the requests of your team, in order to ensure no accidental changes are made to your account? We’ve solved this conundrum for you by allowing you to invite and specify permission levels for each of your colleagues with Teammates. Read More ›

The SendGrid Sending Mantra, With the Right Partner

Elliot Goldwater Partnerships
Our new partnership with BlueShift provides our customers a powerful new way to develop the most appropriate message, for the right person. This programmatic email marketing solution brings together the best of breed in Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered orchestration from BlueShift, with the industry-leading deliverability and scale from SendGrid. Read More ›

How the Email Privacy Act Affects Today’s List Builders

Len Shneyder Best Practices
Today more than 205 Billion emails a day are sent between individuals and businesses making it a stunningly massive repository of human generated information. So it stands to reason that in today’s world, email should be afforded the same protections that our medical records, electronic or paper, enjoy under HIPAA because we’ve entrusted our most sensitive life and business secrets to the channel and medium. Read More ›

Episode 3 of The Grid: Chief Architect, JR Jasperson on Scaling Engineering and What Startups Should Focus On

Community
Startups usually don't start out with a Chief Architect. It's a position that exists a bit later in the game. Once engineering teams grow, problems start popping up, and coordination isn't as easy as just walking over to someone's desk. Unfortunately, startups can end up paying big for making architecture mistakes early. Our Chief Architect weighed in on The Grid to share how to avoid those mistakes. Read More ›

SendGrid’s 2017 Email Deliverability Guide

Best Practices
2017_Deliverability_Guide
We’re happy to announce that we’ve updated one of our most valuable and popular guides for 2017! SendGrid’s Email Deliverability Guide was originally created to help email senders learn more about email deliverability and what it takes to get messages delivered to the inbox instead of the spam or junk folder. Read More ›