SMTP relay

How to Set Up SparkPost as Your SMTP Relay

Aug. 5, 2019 / By Vincent Song

A step-by-step guide to setting up SparkPost as an SMTP relay. Start sending emails quickly through any preferred email client with ease today!

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The Differences Between Using SMTP or API with SparkPost

Jul. 15, 2019 / By Dave Gray

Sending email through SparkPost can be done through SMTP or using our API. We'll take you through the pros and cons of each method with some examples.

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Building an Email Archiving System: Reporting – Part 5

May. 3, 2019 / By Jeff Goldstein

In the fifth installment of his blog series on building an email archive, Senior Messaging Engineer, Jeff Goldstein covers reporting.

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avoiding distractions while coding

Don’t Commit: A Guide to Avoiding Distractions While Coding

Apr. 5, 2019 / By Robert Wenner

Manager of Software Engineering - Analytics, Robert Wenner, shares his tips and tricks for avoiding distractions while coding.

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View In Browser

View In Browser for SparkPost

Nov. 30, 2018 / By Tom Mairs

Learn how to incorporate View In Browser, a link found at the top of emails that opens up the email in a browser, into emails sent via SparkPost.

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Zero-Downtime Database Migrations

Nov. 9, 2018 / By Bob Evans

Learn about how SparkPost has standardized the process for replacing database backends in high throughput, zero-downtime production environments.

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AMP for Email

Support for Google AMP for Email in SparkPost Coming Soon

Sep. 7, 2018 / By Isaac Kim

We’re working with Google to add support for Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) for Email to the SparkPost service. Here’s a preview of how it works.

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remote team

5 Best Practices for Running a Successful Remote Team

Aug. 22, 2018 / By Sparky

Our top 5 best practices for running a successful remote team will help you foster positive morale on your team as remote work becomes more ubiquitous.

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bayesian logic

The Bayesian Logic in SparkPost’s A/B Testing API

Aug. 10, 2018 / By Jason Sorensen

Our new API feature for A/B testing transactional emails uses a statistical algorithm, Bayesian Logic, for picking the winning variant of the message.

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