Recipe 2: Sending Email from a command prompt in PHP

Introduction This article shows how to send a single email in PHP. We will build on this script in another article to expand its functionality to send bulk emails. Prerequisites Here are the prerequisites before you can run the script Make sure you have PHP installed on your system Download & Install composer (e.g. https://getcomposer.org/download/) Go to command prompt Create […]

Recipe 3: Mailchimp alternative – Mass / Bulk emails – DIY style

Introduction Sometimes you just want to save time and money while sending hundreds of personalized emails. If you just need to send hundreds of emails per day then this do-it-yourself approach fits the bill. Yes, your emails could be flagged as spam but most if not all emails will still get through. Note that this recipe will work on hundreds […]