In this post, we will learn how to setup SMTP SendGrid in WordPress!
You need to setup SMTP in WordPress to send email. If not set, many email related features will not work.
- Forgot Password
- WooCommerce Order
- Contact Form Submission
1. Sign up SendGrid Account
Go to SendGrid.com and click on Sign Up
Select Free > Try for Free
Fill your information > Click on Create Account
Checking your email and confirm email address
2. Get SendGrid API
Log in to SendGrid and click on Settings > API Keys
Create API Key
You will be asked to set an API Key Name and configure API Permissions. You can set to Full Access
Or you could set the Restricted Access. If you do this make sure that the correct Mail Send permissions are granted as Full Access
Then click Create & View.
and here is API Key.
3. Paste API Key to GridPane
Go to GridPane.com > Click LOGIN
Enter your email & password > Click Login
Click Your Settings
Click SMTP Provider > Paste your API > Create
4. Enable SendGrid SMTP on your WordPress Site
Click Your WordPress Site
Switch to ON
5. Test Email
Next, we need to test, to determine if SendGrid SMTP is working well!
Try Lost Your Password Feature.
Go to beaverhero.com/wp-admin with beaverhero.com is your domain name. And Click Lost Your Password
Enter your email > Reset Password
an email will be sent to your inbox.