As Adria forecasted in a post last week, the API Hackday crew brought our hackety fun to the UK for the first time…and the London developer community did not disappoint! A large group of excited hackers showed up bright and early on Saturday morning, ready for a full day of mashing APIs. It was an incredibly talented group of DOers, and the … Read more ›
Extole is the leading provider of social engagement applications that drive measurable results on and off Facebook for leading brands and agencies. Extole uses email to drive customers to the point of sale while generating positive social recommendations using their Refer-A-Friend solution. To support its business model, Extole built and managed its own in-house, proprietary email system, but as their business grew and demands increased, their system lacked key functionality to properly track and manage their email streams.
Haulix provides online music promotion software for industry professionals and their media contacts. With Haulix, publicists can easily create branded web pages, manage press contacts, send email invitations and protect their musical assets with powerful watermarking technology.
We are extremely pleased to announce the release of a new SendGrid feature that allows administrators to create and manage additional user access to SendGrid features. Having “MultiAuth” or multiple credentials provides multiple users the ability to send messages without requiring access to the administrator’s credentials. … Read more ›
Turnkey Sports and Entertainment helps properties and brands better manage their partnerships through their pioneering new product, Turnkey Activator. Activator is a cloud-based web application that facilitates secure communication between sponsors and their partners so the can better manage their sponsorship deals and deliverables. However, they needed to add a key feature to the product in order to bring it to market. They needed those secure email messages to be set via any email client without users having to login to Activator.
We have updated this system and moved it, please check out our Code Workshop here.
Sometimes it’s easier to understand how something works by seeing it in action rather than by reading about it. To make it easier to explore what our API is capable of and let customers try out API calls without having to write code, we’ve created our API Workshop.
Ready to take it for a spin? Start by putting in your SendGrid credentials:
When I heard that SendGrid was one of the API sponsors for Hack the Midwest on June 2nd and 3rd in Kansas City, I jumped at the chance to represent us there. Although I was actually born in Kansas City, it had been nearly ten years since I’d been back, and I was super excited to see what the tech and startup scene had to offer.
Nearly 100 local hackers showed up to demo their skills at the competition. Teams came in all shapes and sizes – some from local startups, others comprised of groups of local tech enthusiasts. There was even a father-son pair that ended up taking home some awesome prizes! … Read more ›
We are thrilled to announce that in the past month we were the recipients of two prestigious awards, Colorado Companies to Watch and Red Herring North America 100.
Colorado Companies to Watch honors 50 Colorado-based companies that demonstrate high performance in the marketplace, innovation in their product or service, and leadership in their field. Presented by the Edward Lowe Foundation, the companies that receive this award are chosen based on their valuable product, contribution to the Colorado economy by providing quality jobs, and positive impact on the community. The resulting list pulls from many industries, from organic foods to engineering firms, and we are honored to be in such great company.
The Red Herring North America 100 recognizes the most promising private ventures on the continent. This list is based off rigorous criteria including financial performance, market penetration, management quality, and technological innovation. Later this year, SendGrid will compete for a spot on the Red Herring Global 100 list.