Erika Berkland is the Partner Marketing Manager at SendGrid. Her background is in both emerging technology and global corporations where she thrives in working with partners to deliver impactful and measurable marketing programs. Outside of SendGrid, Erika enjoys spending time outdoors with all the great activities Colorado has to offer and is an active supporter of The Women's Wilderness Institute in Boulder, Colorado.
If you missed Tuesday’s live webcast, Accepting Incoming Email to Rails Apps via SendGrid’s Parse API with Swift and Caleb Thompson and Joel Oliveira from thoughtbot, don’t worry; you can now access the free on demand version here. Swift, Caleb, and Joel will walk you through step-by-step demos so you’ll be receiving email in your Rails app like a pro in no time. For more on SendGrid’s Parse API, check out this post from SendGrid’s Co-founder and CTO, Tim Jenkins, that explains new updates and feature highlights of the API. And for more on thoughtbot, Griddler, and Ruby, check out…READ MORE »
For all the likes, shares, tweets, pokes, follows, and friends, there’s a fundamental core to the internet that will never go away–email. Ruby on Rails makes it easy to send email using ActionMailer, but receiving and parsing email in your app can still be a huge pain. Enter Griddler–a Rails engine by thoughtbot that makes it super simple to receive email in your application using SendGrid’s Inbound Parse Webhook. Tomorrow, Tuesday May 7th at 3pm EDT join SendGrid Developer Evangelist, Swift, and thoughtbot developer, Caleb Thompson for a free webcast that will: Show you how to set up Griddler in your…READ MORE »
We are excited to announce a partnership with FeedHenry, a leading enterprise-grade mobile-backend-as-a-service (mBaaS) platform. Based in Dublin, Ireland, FeedHenry’s cloud-based Mobile Application Development Platform includes key features for developers and enterprises to develop, integrate, deploy and manage mobile applications. FeedHenry helps enterprises create mobile apps that receive and send data to multiple enterprise backend systems, enabling the enterprise to offer secure mobile data access for their customers, partners and employees. Developers can securely connect to multiple backend systems and deploy server-side code to private, public or hybrid cloud environments. From the FeedHenry platform, developers and enterprises can now easily install and integrate…READ MORE »
Conga, the developers of the Conga Suite, which includes Conga Composer, is the most popular document generation and reporting solution for Salesforce. Since 2006, Conga has been helping salesforce.com customers fully leverage their Salesforce data and as a result, has rapidly built a fan base of more than 75,000 users, in over 35 countries, across all industries. Conga Composer was launched on the Salesforce AppExchange in 2006. This powerful document generation solution allows Salesforce users to easily merge documents that can be attached to HTML email templates and automatically sent to predefined recipients. With the continued market adoption of Conga…READ MORE »
View this six minute screencast tutorial brought to you by Martyn Davies, a SendGrid Developer Evangelist, to learn how to easily deploy an app to the cloudControl platform. During this screencast tutorial, Martyn will walk through the steps below to get started using SendGrid’s email infrastructure on the cloudControl platform. In just over six minutes you will learn how to: Build a simple app on the cloudControl platform Add in the SendGrid Add-on from the cloudControl panel Add in new code to your application Redeploy your app and start sending email with SendGrid! For more information on the code used in the tutorial you can go to Github and…READ MORE »
This week, we’ll be joining our partner, Heroku, in their second annual developer gathering, Waza. This unique celebration focused on the craft and creative process of software development will include a workshop by two of SendGrid’s Developer Evangelists, Swift and Brandon West. During their session, Swift and Brandon will take you through a lively Arduino demonstration utilizing the Heroku platform and SendGrid’s email. You won’t want to miss it. In addition to the interactive artistic happenings (origami, bookbinding, quilting, etc.), the agenda includes an afternoon of amazing keynote speakers, technical sessions, food trucks!, happy hour, and an afterparty to follow.…READ MORE »
Following the launch of the SendGrid Cloud Module on the Parse platform, Elmer Thomas, Developer Evangelist with SendGrid joined Ilya Sukhar, Parse CEO, to host a joint webcast illustrating best practices using transactional email in mobile apps. For those who attended the webcast, we would like to thank you for your participation. If you were unable to attend the live session, or would like to revisit any specific information again, you can still view the on demand version here. This session includes an overview of SendGrid and Parse, insightful customer success stories, a detailed review of SendGrid’s Inbound Parse and Event APIs…READ MORE »