RealPython – Sending Emails With Python Free Tutorial Download
You probably found this tutorial because you want to send emails using Python. Perhaps you want to receive email reminders from your code, send a confirmation email to users when they create an account, or send emails to members of your organization to remind them to pay their dues. Sending emails manually is a time-consuming and error-prone task, but it’s easy to automate with Python.
In this tutorial you’ll learn how to:
- Set up a secure connection using
- Use Python’s built-in
smtpliblibrary to send basic emails
- Send emails with HTML content and attachments using the
- Send multiple personalized emails using a CSV file with contact data
- Use the Yagmail package to send email through your Gmail account using only a few lines of code
You’ll find a few transactional email services at the end of this tutorial, which will come in useful when you want to send a large number of emails.