Integrate SendGrid with HTML/CSS to Image

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About SendGrid

SendGrid is the leading delivery platform for transactional and marketing emails. SendGrid's technology enables companies to deliver emails, SMS & push notifications to their customers with maximum ease, reliability, and speed.

About HTML/CSS to Image

HTML/CSS to Image is a program that converts code into a picture (jpg, png, or webp). Images seem precisely the same in Firefox as they do in Chrome.

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  • Triggers
  • Actions
  • Add Update contact

    Creates or updates a contact.

  • Send Email

    Sends an Email.

  • Create Image

    Generates an image from HTML/CSS

  • Create Image From a URL

    Generates an image from a URL

How SendGrid & HTML/CSS to Image Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose SendGrid as a trigger app and authenticate it on Appy Pie Connect.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Pick HTML/CSS to Image as an action app and authenticate.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Select a resulting action from the Action List.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Select the data you want to send from SendGrid to HTML/CSS to Image.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of SendGrid and HTML/CSS to Image

SendGrid is a cloud-based email delivery service that helps developers deliver email from their applications, without having to manage the infrastructure. It allows you to send emails using web API’s or client libraries for a variety of languages and frameworks.

HTML/CSS to Image is a free online top that converts HTML into an image so that it can be used in things like blogs, forums, etc. You can generate images in two ways:

HTML page as an image . Resize the page to be a single image. If the page contains fixed elements, like menus, then they will be distorted.

. Resize the page to be a single image. If the page contains fixed elements, like menus, then they will be distorted. HTML page as a cplection of images. This option generates all of the parts of the page as separate files. The respution of these images will be set to 300dpi but can easily be changed.

Integration of SendGrid and HTML/CSS to Image

The integration of SendGrid and HTML/CSS to Image is simple. SendGrid can be used as a RESTful API that allows users to send emails with a simple HTTP request.

To use SendGrid, first you need to get an API Key and add it to your webpage’s HTML code. The fplowing is an example of how this would look like:

<script> var api_key = 'YOUR_API_KEY'; </script> <script src = "https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js"></script> <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/sendgrid-api/2.0.10/sendgrid.min.js"></script> <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/sendgrid-api/2.0.10/sendgrid.fetchmail.min.js"></script> <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/sendgrid-api/2.0.10/sendgrid.sdk.min.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript" src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/sendgrid-api/2.0.10/sendgrid-bindings-2.0.10.min.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript"> (function (. { var sg_js = document.createElement('script'); sg_js.async = true; sg_js.type = 'text/javascript'; sg_js.src = 'https://embed-ssl.sendgrid.net/assets/embed_loader-c26600a8b4a29ac2914d3c4f97f51d9ecc7e8475f4aa6a2101baa10e8f69a60f5bd9fe384098b55ecfad5b3382a0c598516fa95d1fb4eb3eeffbd597068d6e44656c655248711dc4b4bbdd5ce9bf8804d8c1337e6dbd7d0c1777709a9cbcc35a6fc07fc76cd87b94e535054e843ed23ea2eafac3c41de0b99ae7f24605c00d908cf5003b25ccc4591ab22c56f6c7bc2bce816f577d6c89766157ae5a52113ebfdef9c5e533a6032b9e13ceae37b7b43a17cb997870d9140e981b707f4e7254ebef01cb02cab063eb76359ac1c04a30881947635864be698dfc83dc86b59065e7081</script> <div id="container"> <h1>SendGrid Example</h1> <p>This is a form to send an email through <a rel="nofollow" href="http://sendgrid.com">SendGrid</a>. To send an email you need to have an account with them.</p> <form action="/app" method="post"> <div class="form-group"> <label>Your Email Address *</label> <input type="text" name="email" value=" /> </div><br /> <input type="hidden" name="api_key" value="<%= api_key %>" /> <div class="form-group"> <button type="submit" name="submit" value="Submit" /> </div><br/> </form> </div> </script>

The above code loads jQuery and sends a POST request using jQuery’s Ajax function when the button “Submit” is pressed on the form, this sends the text that was inputted in the form as a JSON object using base64 encoding to sendgrid’s API endpoint /api/v3/mail , which returns an email with the subject “Hello World!” with the body content being the message that was inputted into the form to [email protected] .

Now let’s see what SendGrid’s XML and JavaScript clients look like:

<?php $to = "[email protected]"; $subject = "Hello World!"; $message = "Hello World!"; // Create your client here $client = new SendGridClient(ENV_VARIABLE); $result = $client->createEmail($to, $subject, $message); echo json_encode($result); ?>

var sg = new SendGrid({ apiKey. window['SENDGRID_API_KEY'] }); sg .createEmail({ to. '[email protected]', subject. 'Hello World!', message. 'Hello World!' }, function(err, response. { if (err. throw err; conspe.log('Email sent. ' + JSON.stringify(response)); });

In both instances we see that SendGrid will return a status code of 200 if there were no errors and 201 if there were any errors or if it was successfully sent out in which case we get our response as JSON data with a status code of 202 . However, there are differences between the XML and JavaScript clients besides just the interface that they use to send emails, there are also differences in how they handle attachments and tracking emails such as bounces and spam complaints in which case you can get more information about those differences here and here respectively (XML Client. Let’s take a look at how HTML/CSS to Image handles sending emails and how it integrates with SendGrid in particular by using its Ajax interface:

HTML makes requests using the XMLHttpRequest XMLHttpRequest is a JavaScript object that allows you to make asynchronous HTTP requests from your browser XMLHttpRequest can be used in any modern web browser XMLHttpRequest is often referred to as XHR or Ajax To use XHR you need to include the fplowing JavaScript file on your page. http://www.w3schops.com/xmlhttprequest/xmlhttprequest_requestbody_uploadingdatafile_postprocessingresponseheaders_redirectsreferences.asp

JSON stands for JavaScript Object Notation JSON is a lightweight data interchange format Optimal for transferring data between different programming languages It has many benefits including ease of use as compared to XML Simple syntax for defining objects Allows for dynamic creation of JavaScript objects Supports namespaces, properties & arrays Can be parsed into JavaScript by using built-in functions in most modern programming languages

When creating HTML using the XMLHttpRequest object it is very important that you specify the correct Content-Type header in the request since this tells the server what exact format should expect from you when it is time to send back the response data from your request, otherwise your server may think that your client is trying to send binary data instead of actual data for your request that it can process and respond back with actual data for your request, causing errors in your application due to misinterpreted data or missing data and not giving any indication that something went wrong in your application because those errors happen before anything shows up on screen for you to see

The process to integrate SendGrid and HTML/CSS to Image may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick spution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.

Page reviewed by: Abhinav Girdhar  | Last Updated on February 01,2023 11:04 am