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What is Postal? Open source mail delivery platform, alternative to Mailgun or Sendgrid. Postal is a complete and fully featured mail server for use by websites & web servers. Think Sendgrid, Mailgun or Postmark but open source and ready for you to run on your own servers. Postal was developed by aTech Media to serve its own mail processing requirements and we have since decided that it should be released as an open source project for the community.

What is SendGrid? Email Delivery. Simplified. SendGrid's cloud-based email infrastructure relieves businesses of the cost and complexity of maintaining custom email systems. SendGrid provides reliable delivery, scalability and real-time analytics along with flexible API's that make custom integration a breeze.

Postal and SendGrid belong to "Transactional Email" category of the tech stack.

Postal is an open source tool with 9.02K GitHub stars and 533 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Postal's open source repository on GitHub.

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What is Postal?

Postal is a complete and fully featured mail server for use by websites & web servers. Think Sendgrid, Mailgun or Postmark but open source and ready for you to run on your own servers. Postal was developed by aTech Media to serve its own mail processing requirements and we have since decided that it should be released as an open source project for the community.

What is Twilio SendGrid?

Twilio SendGrid's cloud-based email infrastructure relieves businesses of the cost and complexity of maintaining custom email systems. Twilio SendGrid provides reliable delivery, scalability & real-time analytics along with flexible API's.
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      What are some alternatives to Postal and Twilio SendGrid?
      Mailgun
      Mailgun is a set of powerful APIs that allow you to send, receive, track and store email effortlessly.
      Mandrill
      Mandrill is a new way for apps to send transactional email. It runs on the delivery infrastructure that powers MailChimp.
      Amazon SES
      Amazon SES eliminates the complexity and expense of building an in-house email solution or licensing, installing, and operating a third-party email service. The service integrates with other AWS services, making it easy to send emails from applications being hosted on services such as Amazon EC2.
      Postmark
      Postmark removes the headaches of delivering and parsing transactional email for webapps with minimal setup time and zero maintenance.
      Mailjet
      Mailjet is a real-time Cloud Emailing platform: scalable, agile and flexible. Our unique algorithm boosts your deliverability and our platform provides in-depth insight so you can optimize more than ever.
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      Avatar of Refractal
      Refractal uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

      Every app needs email, even the ones we build regularly send some kind, be it signup, reset passwords or general announcements, it's all gotta come from somewhere. SendGrid have been a very reliable platform in the past, and we've had no issues so far.

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      Kurzor, s.r.o. uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

      SendGrid came to our attention as a great way of handling outgoing e-mail communication. Mass capabilities, spam handling and the sheer power of MailChimp as a vendor made our decision here.

      Avatar of Kalibrr
      Kalibrr uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

      All of our external emails are sent using SendGrid. SendGrid's statistics dashboards help us figure out whether our emails are reaching people, and how much attention is paid to them.

      Avatar of Coolfront Technologies
      Coolfront Technologies uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

      Email service used within Coolfront Mobile to send emails and track emails to contractors and their customers (e.g. home-owners).

      Avatar of Mike MacCana
      Mike MacCana uses Twilio SendGridTwilio SendGrid

      Sending welcome emails, chasing potential customers, providing customers with help, password reset emails, etc.

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