Mailmerge is a simple program that takes a list of template arguments in the form of a CSV file and populates an email template (in erb format) with those parameters.
You can use it to send a simple or formulaic email to multiple people and maintain some amount of personalization per person
Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
And then execute:
$ bundle install
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install mailmerge
mailmerge test.csv test.erb firstname.lastname@example.org password
Example email template:
FROM: email@example.com SUBJECT: <%= foo %> TO: <%= @to_email %> <%= bar %> <%= baz %> Regards, Person
to_email,foo,bar,baz firstname.lastname@example.org,1,2,3 email@example.com,4,5,6
After checking out the repo, run
bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run
rake test to run the tests. You can also run
bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.
To install this gem onto your local machine, run
bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in
version.rb, and then run
bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and the created tag, and push the
.gem file to rubygems.org.
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/MatanSilver/mailmerge.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.