Published on December 7, 2016 by Google

An email signature doesn’t have to be boring. In this DevByte video, Google engineer Wesley Chun plants various ideas into your mind on how you can fetch data from external sources. You’ll then learn how to use the Gmail API to modify user settings, specifically the signature of your primary address. Now you can link to your latest social post or send random witty quotes, keeping your email recipients on their toes or customers updated with your latest product information!

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Seán O'Nilbud
Seán O'Nilbud
1 year 6 months ago

Just make the sigs work in inbox.

Miguel Salinas
Miguel Salinas
1 year 6 months ago

That decal looks bad ass!