The SocketLabs Email Delivery PHP library allows you to easily send any type of email message supported by our Injection API, from a simple message to a single recipient, to a complex bulk message sent to multiple recipients.

Basic Message

A basic message is an email message like you’d send from a personal email client such as Outlook. A basic message can have many recipients, including multiple, To Addresses, CC Addresses, and even BCC Addresses. You can also send a file attachment in a basic message.

$client = new SocketLabsClient(exampleConfig::000001"YOUR-API-KEY"); 
 
$message = new BasicMessage(); 

$message->subject "Sending A Basic Message";
$message->htmlBody "<html>This is the Html Body of my message.</html>";
$message->plainTextBody "This is the Plain Text Body of my message.";

$message->from = new EmailAddress("[email protected]");
$message->replyTo = new EmailAddress("[email protected]");

//A basic message supports up to 50 recipients and supports several different ways to add recipients
$message->addToAddress("[email protected]"); //Add a To address by passing the email address
$message->addCcAddress("[email protected]""Recipient #2"); //Add a CC address by passing the email address and a friendly name
$message->addBccAddress(new EmailAddress("[email protected]")); //Add a BCC address by passing an EmailAddress object
 
$response $client->send($message);

Bulk Message

A bulk message usually contains a single recipient per message and is generally used to send the same content to many recipients, optionally customizing the message via the use of MergeData.


$client = new SocketLabsClient(000001"YOUR-API-KEY"); //Your SocketLabs ServerId and Injection API key
 
//Build the message
$message = new BulkMessage();
$message->subject "Sending A Bulk Message";
$message->htmlBody "<html>This is the Html Body of my message sent to the recipient with %%EyeColor%% eyes.</html>";
$message->plainTextBody "This is the Plain Text Body of my message sent to the recipient with %%EyeColor%% eyes.";
$message->from = new EmailAddress("[email protected]");
$message->replyTo = new EmailAddress("[email protected]");

//Add Bulk Recipients
$recipient1 $message->addToAddress("[email protected]""Recipient #1");
$recipient1->addMergeData("EyeColor""Green");

$recipient2 $message->addToAddress("[email protected]""Recipient #2");
$recipient2->addMergeData("EyeColor""Blue");
 

//Create the client and send the message
$response $client->send($message);

 

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