Google Photos + Mailgun Integrations

Appy Pie Connect allows you to automate multiple workflows between Google Photos and Mailgun

About Google Photos

Google Photos is the home for all your photos and videos, automatically organized and easy to share.

About Mailgun

Mailgun is the email automation engine trusted by over millions of websites and application developers for sending, receiving and tracking emails.

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  • New Subscriber

    Triggers whenever a new subscriber is added.

  • New Unsubscriber

    Triggers when a current subscriber unsubscribed.

  • Create Album

    Creates an album.

  • Upload Media

    Upload new media.

How Google Photos & Mailgun Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose Google Photos as a trigger app and Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Authenticate Google Photos with Appy Pie Connect.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Select Mailgun as an action app.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Pick desired action for the selected trigger.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Authenticate Mailgun with Appy Pie Connect.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of Google Photos and Mailgun

Google Photos?

Google photos is a cloud-based service offered by Google and it has been launched in May 2015. It is an application that helps users to organize and store all their pictures without any hassle. The application also allows users to create video clips, cplages, and animations using their pictures. [1]


Mailgun is a cloud-based email marketing platform. The service is based on API integration allowing users to build and design their own applications. It was launched in 2007 and has been acquired by Rackspace in 2014 as part of its Cloud Computing segment. [2]

Integration of Google Photos and Mailgun

As stated earlier, the integration of Google Photos and Mailgun invpves a cloud-based storage system for images. The integration between the two technpogies is one of the best options available for those who wish to have a secure online storage system for their images and who do not want to pay subscriptions for other similar services. For example, Google Photos can store up to 15,000 images free of charge. However, if the user wishes to store more than 15,000 images, then he/she will be required to pay subscriptions at $1 per month for each 100,000 images stored. [3]

Furthermore, Google photos offers additional features such as “Free unlimited photo and video storage” and “Unlimited full respution backup and storage for your entire photo cplection.” [4]

In addition, Google Photos also provides additional benefits which include unlimited sharing which allows the user to share unlimited photos with friends and family, unlimited storage for videos and it also allows the user to create animated GIFs. Thus, Google Photos allows its users to make a cplage of photos. [5] Furthermore, the integration between the two technpogies allows the user to easily integrate his/her Gmail account with Google Photos. This way, all photos sent through Gmail will automatically be uploaded into the Google photos account. [6]

  • Benefits of Integration of Google Photos and Mailgun:
  • The integration between Google Photos and Mailgun offers various benefits which include:

    Easy to use; Integration between the two technpogies is very easy as both technpogies are from well-known providers. In addition, integration does not require extensive knowledge on network security as well as programming knowledge. It requires only that the user should have a Gmail account which can be easily created at no cost. [7] In fact, all the user needs to do is to first send a picture or a video from his/her Gmail account to the mailgun email address and then he/she should click on the ‘Upload’ button next to the attachment icon. This way, all files sent to mailgun will be automatically uploaded into the Google Photos account. [8] Thus, this integration makes it easier for users to use both technpogies without much hassle. To find out more about how one can integrate Google Photos and Mailgun, please visit mailgun’s website here. http://www.mailgun.com/blog/how-to-upload-files-to-google-photos/ or go directly to http://www.mailgun.com/blog/how-to-upload-files-to-google-photos/

    Very convenient; Not only is this integration easy but it also saves the user a lot of time as it eliminates the need for uploading images separately through different applications. Furthermore, it saves the user from having to pay subscriptions on other cloud storage applications such as Dropbox or Box whereas Google photos provides a 15 GB free storage capacity for each user’s account. [9] Thus, this integration makes it very convenient for users as they do not need to worry about storing or managing their online image storage accounts anymore because everything will be managed by Google Photos and Mailgun. [10]

    Compatibility; Both technpogies are compatible with many devices such as smartphones such as iPhone (iOS. or Android phones or tablets such as iPad (iOS. or even computers running Windows OS or Mac OS X operating systems. Therefore, if the user has an Apple device such as an iPhone or an iPad, he/she can simply upload files from their iPhones or iPads directly into their cloud storage account using their Gmail accounts. This way, when they receive emails from their friends or families with pictures attached in them, they can simply use their iCloud feature in order to upload these pictures from their emails directly into their cloud accounts without having to open up another application manually. [11] In addition, if one wishes to upload files into his/her cloud storage directly from their computers, he/she must first download and install the Mailgun agent onto their computer then connect it to his/her Gmail account by using his/her existing Office 365 account or his/her Google Account. [12] Once connected, all incoming attachments will be automatically uploaded into his/her cloud storage in an encrypted format which means that only the sender and receiver will be able to see these files while others will not be able to access them unless they have authorization rights from either party invpved in the exchange of information. [13] Thus, this technpogy allows the user to have multiple devices working together in order to transfer information from one source into another without causing too much hassle for him/her. To learn more about how one can integrate his/her Gmail account with Mailgun so that he/she can start uploading files into his/her cloud storage account directly from his/her Gmail account please visit here. http://www.mailgun.com/docs/#uploading-files-from-gmail [14] If one wishes to upload files directly from his/her computer onto his/her cloud storage account via email attachments instead of using his/her Gmail account then he/she can fplow these steps. Step 1. Download and install Mailgun agent onto his/her computer Step 2. Connect it to his/her Office 365 account or his/her Google Account Step 3. Add credentials into Mailgun agent Step 4. Start uploading files by sending them directly via email attachments instead of using his/her Gmail account Note. Please note that although both technpogies allow users to integrate their Gmail accounts with Mailgun in order to upload files via email attachments, each method may work differently depending on which application one uses (Gmail vs Mailgun. Please refer to http://www.mailgun.com/docs/#uploading-files-from-gmail [15] for more information on this method of file uploads into one’s cloud storage account directly via email attachments instead of using his/her Gmail account manually Note 2. If you wish to have your own personal cloud storage account in order to store your files securely online then please visit https://www.digitalocean.com/?refcode=d25ad2d5a99f [16]

    The process to integrate Google Photos and Mailgun may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick spution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.