Give the API key at least “Mail” permissions, and save its password for later.
4. Create a new SMTP Account and enter the following settings:
- Host: smtp.sendgrid.net
- Port: 587
- Username: apikey
- Password: The password to the API key from step 2 (above)
Click “Create” and you’re all set! MergeMail will automatically verify that the SMTP settings are working.
Choosing a SendGrid Plan
SendGrid will let you send 40,000 emails for free during your first month, but you’ll want to choose a plan after that. You can find more information about their plans on their Pricing and Plans page.